Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 91 98 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 20.18% 18.05% 11.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.76% 20.25% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 35
Bracknell median daily rate £420 £393 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.01% -12.78% +40.63%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £306
90th Percentile £575 £538 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Bracknell median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.44% -43.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20.15 £18.00 £29.50
90th Percentile £45.45 £18.00 £34.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% +3.13% -23.35%

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 383 484 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 84.92% 89.13% 86.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 183 256
Bracknell median daily rate £415 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.29% -8.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £185 £153 £200
90th Percentile £538 £550 £574
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 65
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -50.98%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.00 £12.08
90th Percentile £20.00 £20.78 £34.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00% -30.00%

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 20 October 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

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bracknell over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 41 (45.05%) Scrum
2 35 (38.46%) TDD
2 35 (38.46%) REST
3 34 (37.36%) JavaScript
4 32 (35.16%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (32.97%) Pair Programming
5 30 (32.97%) Java
5 30 (32.97%) Jenkins
6 29 (31.87%) JIRA
7 28 (30.77%) User Stories
8 27 (29.67%) React
8 27 (29.67%) Git (software)
8 27 (29.67%) Web Services
9 26 (28.57%) Kanban
9 26 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
10 25 (27.47%) DevOps
11 24 (26.37%) BDD
12 23 (25.27%) Serverless
13 22 (24.18%) Mercurial
13 22 (24.18%) Unit Testing
13 22 (24.18%) Spring
13 22 (24.18%) E-Commerce
14 21 (23.08%) HTML
14 21 (23.08%) Confluence
14 21 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
14 21 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 20 (21.98%) AngularJS
15 20 (21.98%) Node.js
15 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
15 20 (21.98%) Java 8

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 21 (23.08%) Confluence
2 11 (12.09%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (10.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (8.79%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.30%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (25.27%) Serverless
3 21 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (13.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (12.09%) Amazon Kinesis
6 10 (10.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (10.99%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (10.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 10 (10.99%) Amazon S3
6 10 (10.99%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (10.99%) CloudFront
6 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (3.30%) Force.com
7 3 (3.30%) GitHub
8 2 (2.20%) Firebase
8 2 (2.20%) G Suite
8 2 (2.20%) PaaS
9 1 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) HTTP
1 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.49%) MySQL
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.30%) Big Data
6 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.10%) DB2
7 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (32.97%) Jenkins
2 29 (31.87%) JIRA
3 27 (29.67%) Git (software)
4 22 (24.18%) Mercurial
5 17 (18.68%) Maven
6 13 (14.29%) JUnit
7 12 (13.19%) IntelliJ
8 11 (12.09%) Eclipse
9 10 (10.99%) Mocha
10 9 (9.89%) Gradle
11 7 (7.69%) Checkstyle
11 7 (7.69%) Jasmine
11 7 (7.69%) SonarQube
12 6 (6.59%) Bitbucket
12 6 (6.59%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
13 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (4.40%) Selenium
14 4 (4.40%) Subversion
General
1 11 (12.09%) Retail
2 5 (5.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 43 (47.25%) Developer
2 16 (17.58%) React Developer
3 15 (16.48%) Java Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Senior React Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Transition Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Transition Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Digital Business Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.46%) REST
2 27 (29.67%) React
2 27 (29.67%) Web Services
3 22 (24.18%) Spring
4 21 (23.08%) HTML
5 20 (21.98%) AngularJS
5 20 (21.98%) Node.js
6 17 (18.68%) CSS
6 17 (18.68%) HTML5
7 14 (15.38%) CSS3
8 13 (14.29%) LESS
8 13 (14.29%) Sass
9 10 (10.99%) JSON
9 10 (10.99%) Spring MVC
10 9 (9.89%) Hibernate
10 9 (9.89%) JSF
10 9 (9.89%) Struts
11 7 (7.69%) Jest
11 7 (7.69%) XML
12 6 (6.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) User Experience
2 10 (10.99%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.79%) Life Science
4 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.10%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Scrum
2 35 (38.46%) TDD
3 32 (35.16%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (32.97%) Pair Programming
5 28 (30.77%) User Stories
6 26 (28.57%) Kanban
7 25 (27.47%) DevOps
8 24 (26.37%) BDD
9 22 (24.18%) E-Commerce
9 22 (24.18%) Unit Testing
10 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
11 19 (20.88%) Microservices
12 14 (15.38%) Functional Testing
12 14 (15.38%) Release Management
12 14 (15.38%) Test Scripting
13 13 (14.29%) API Testing
13 13 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Development
13 13 (14.29%) OO
13 13 (14.29%) OOP
13 13 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) JavaScript
2 30 (32.97%) Java
3 20 (21.98%) Java 8
4 7 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 4 (4.40%) SQL
6 3 (3.30%) Apex Code
6 3 (3.30%) C#
7 1 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) ISEB
2 1 (1.10%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.10%) MBA
2 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.88%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.99%) Adobe
3 7 (7.69%) SAP
4 6 (6.59%) Aruba
5 4 (4.40%) Google
5 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.10%) Xamarin