Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 +24 -18
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 120 99 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 22.81% 17.46% 6.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.48% 19.92% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 45 25
Bracknell median daily rate £386 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.17% +40.63% -13.22%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £201
90th Percentile £496 £550 £406
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Bracknell median hourly rate £55.00 £21.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.81% -46.25% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £39.00 £44.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -12.36% +2.30% +2.35%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 471 497 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 89.54% 87.65% 83.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 225 170
Bracknell median daily rate £393 £388 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +15.67% -0.74%
10th Percentile £163 £195 £193
90th Percentile £545 £575 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 58
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -31.58% +15.15%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £26.02
% change year-on-year -17.14% -32.74% +29.28%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Bracknell

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bracknell

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bracknell over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Bracknell

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 43 (35.83%) DevOps
2 40 (33.33%) JIRA
3 39 (32.50%) Java
4 37 (30.83%) Jenkins
5 34 (28.33%) C#
6 33 (27.50%) Scrum
6 33 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (26.67%) Ansible
8 30 (25.00%) TDD
9 28 (23.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
11 26 (21.67%) Ant
11 26 (21.67%) Oracle
11 26 (21.67%) Puppet
11 26 (21.67%) MSBuild
12 25 (20.83%) .NET
13 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 24 (20.00%) Confluence
14 23 (19.17%) SQL
14 23 (19.17%) JUnit
15 22 (18.33%) Gradle
16 21 (17.50%) Test Automation
16 21 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (16.67%) REST
17 20 (16.67%) QA
17 20 (16.67%) ITIL
18 19 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (15.83%) PowerShell
19 18 (15.00%) Rhino Mocks
19 18 (15.00%) Moq

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (20.00%) Confluence
2 7 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.00%) Apache Solr
3 6 (5.00%) CMS
4 4 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (3.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Pipeline Pilot
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (5.00%) Serverless
5 5 (4.17%) Office 365
6 4 (3.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (3.33%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (3.33%) CloudFront
6 4 (3.33%) GitHub
6 4 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) BIG-IP
1 1 (0.83%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (10.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.67%) KNIME
7 2 (1.67%) QlikView
7 2 (1.67%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.83%) OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (33.33%) JIRA
2 37 (30.83%) Jenkins
3 28 (23.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 26 (21.67%) Ant
4 26 (21.67%) MSBuild
5 23 (19.17%) JUnit
6 22 (18.33%) Gradle
7 18 (15.00%) Moq
7 18 (15.00%) NSubstitute
7 18 (15.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (13.33%) NUnit
8 16 (13.33%) TeamCity
9 15 (12.50%) SonarQube
10 13 (10.83%) Bitbucket
10 13 (10.83%) Selenium
11 12 (10.00%) Git (software)
12 11 (9.17%) Subversion
12 11 (9.17%) Zephyr
13 9 (7.50%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Retail
3 4 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (1.67%) Legal
4 2 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) French Language
5 1 (0.83%) German Language
5 1 (0.83%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (50.83%) Developer
2 21 (17.50%) Analyst
3 18 (15.00%) Automation Developer
4 16 (13.33%) Agile Developer
5 15 (12.50%) Transition Analyst
5 15 (12.50%) Transition Manager
6 13 (10.83%) .NET Developer
6 13 (10.83%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Architect
8 7 (5.83%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Technical Leader
10 5 (4.17%) Agile C# Developer
10 5 (4.17%) AWS Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.17%) DevOps Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.83%) .NET
2 20 (16.67%) REST
3 12 (10.00%) Web Services
4 11 (9.17%) AngularJS
4 11 (9.17%) HTML
5 9 (7.50%) HTML5
5 9 (7.50%) JSON
5 9 (7.50%) Spring
5 9 (7.50%) WCF
5 9 (7.50%) XML
6 7 (5.83%) CSS
6 7 (5.83%) React
6 7 (5.83%) SOAP
7 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.00%) JSF
7 6 (5.00%) Spring MVC
7 6 (5.00%) Struts
8 5 (4.17%) CSS3
8 5 (4.17%) J2EE
8 5 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Life Science
2 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.33%) User Experience
5 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.83%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.83%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.83%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (5.83%) Unix
3 5 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.33%) Linux
4 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.83%) DevOps
2 33 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (27.50%) Scrum
3 30 (25.00%) TDD
4 21 (17.50%) Test Automation
5 20 (16.67%) ITIL
6 19 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 16 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 15 (12.50%) BDD
8 15 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 14 (11.67%) Kanban
9 14 (11.67%) MVC
10 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
11 12 (10.00%) Business Transformation
11 12 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.33%) Wealth Management
12 10 (8.33%) Web Development
13 9 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.50%) Java
2 34 (28.33%) C#
3 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (19.17%) SQL
5 19 (15.83%) PowerShell
6 11 (9.17%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.17%) XPath
8 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.67%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.67%) PHP
9 2 (1.67%) Python
9 2 (1.67%) R
10 1 (0.83%) Groovy
10 1 (0.83%) Ruby
10 1 (0.83%) Scala
10 1 (0.83%) VBA
10 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.17%) MCSE
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (14.17%) Docker
2 5 (4.17%) XenApp
2 5 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (26.67%) Ansible
2 26 (21.67%) Puppet
3 18 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (13.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (21.67%) Oracle
2 15 (12.50%) SAP
3 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.17%) Citrix
4 5 (4.17%) Vertica
5 4 (3.33%) Adobe
6 3 (2.50%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.67%) Talend
7 2 (1.67%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.83%) Dell
8 1 (0.83%) F5
8 1 (0.83%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.83%) Tableau
8 1 (0.83%) ThinPrint
8 1 (0.83%) Wyse