Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 5 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 109 76 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 19.64% 13.04% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.11% 15.20% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 28
Bracknell median daily rate £400 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +48.44% -8.57%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £194
90th Percentile £538 £563 £491
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Bracknell median hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.06% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £21.70 £29.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £51.30 £34.50 £42.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £32.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +7.81% -12.93% -13.53%

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 493 500 423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 88.83% 85.76% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 242 161
Bracknell median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £153 £196 £175
90th Percentile £575 £572 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 56 50
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -47.37% +50.79%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +81.02%

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 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 38 (34.86%) DevOps
2 34 (31.19%) C#
2 34 (31.19%) Java
3 33 (30.28%) JIRA
4 32 (29.36%) Jenkins
5 31 (28.44%) Ansible
5 31 (28.44%) Scrum
6 30 (27.52%) TDD
7 28 (25.69%) SQL Server
7 28 (25.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 27 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (24.77%) Puppet
8 27 (24.77%) Ant
9 26 (23.85%) MSBuild
10 23 (21.10%) Test Automation
11 22 (20.18%) .NET
12 21 (19.27%) JUnit
12 21 (19.27%) Oracle
12 21 (19.27%) Gradle
13 20 (18.35%) JavaScript
13 20 (18.35%) Confluence
14 19 (17.43%) PowerShell
14 19 (17.43%) SQL
15 18 (16.51%) ITIL
15 18 (16.51%) Finance
15 18 (16.51%) Rhino Mocks
15 18 (16.51%) Moq
15 18 (16.51%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (16.51%) Opscode Chef
15 18 (16.51%) NSubstitute

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 20 (18.35%) Confluence
2 3 (2.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.75%) Apache
2 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.92%) CMS
4 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.67%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (3.67%) GitHub
4 3 (2.75%) Office 365
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.83%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.83%) Serverless
5 2 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.92%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.92%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.76%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.92%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.92%) MySQL
6 1 (0.92%) OLAP
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (30.28%) JIRA
2 32 (29.36%) Jenkins
3 28 (25.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (24.77%) Ant
5 26 (23.85%) MSBuild
6 21 (19.27%) Gradle
6 21 (19.27%) JUnit
7 18 (16.51%) Moq
7 18 (16.51%) NSubstitute
7 18 (16.51%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (16.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (14.68%) NUnit
8 16 (14.68%) Selenium
8 16 (14.68%) TeamCity
9 13 (11.93%) SonarQube
10 12 (11.01%) Bitbucket
11 11 (10.09%) Subversion
11 11 (10.09%) Zephyr
12 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
13 6 (5.50%) Maven
General
1 18 (16.51%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (49.54%) Developer
2 18 (16.51%) Analyst
2 18 (16.51%) Automation Developer
3 16 (14.68%) Agile Developer
4 14 (12.84%) Transition Analyst
4 14 (12.84%) Transition Manager
5 12 (11.01%) .NET Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Java Developer
7 10 (9.17%) SQL Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.42%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Agile C# Developer
11 5 (4.59%) DevOps Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Architect
12 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Project Manager
12 4 (3.67%) Senior Software Developer
13 3 (2.75%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) .NET
2 15 (13.76%) REST
3 10 (9.17%) Web Services
4 9 (8.26%) HTML
4 9 (8.26%) WCF
5 7 (6.42%) HTML5
5 7 (6.42%) JSON
5 7 (6.42%) XML
6 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.50%) React
6 6 (5.50%) Spring
7 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.59%) CSS
7 5 (4.59%) SOAP
7 5 (4.59%) WSDL
7 5 (4.59%) XSD
7 5 (4.59%) XSLT
8 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.67%) JSF
8 4 (3.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Life Science
2 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.75%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.83%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.92%) DataPower
5 1 (0.92%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) Replication
5 1 (0.92%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Windows
2 9 (8.26%) Unix
3 4 (3.67%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.92%) AIX
5 1 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.92%) CentOS
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.92%) SUSE
5 1 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.86%) DevOps
2 31 (28.44%) Scrum
3 30 (27.52%) TDD
4 27 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (21.10%) Test Automation
6 18 (16.51%) ITIL
7 17 (15.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.68%) Configuration Management
9 15 (13.76%) BDD
9 15 (13.76%) Waterfall
10 13 (11.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (11.93%) Kanban
11 12 (11.01%) Business Transformation
11 12 (11.01%) MVC
11 12 (11.01%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 12 (11.01%) Unit Testing
12 11 (10.09%) Wealth Management
13 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
14 8 (7.34%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (6.42%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.19%) C#
1 34 (31.19%) Java
2 20 (18.35%) JavaScript
3 19 (17.43%) PowerShell
3 19 (17.43%) SQL
4 11 (10.09%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.59%) XPath
6 3 (2.75%) PHP
6 3 (2.75%) Scala
7 2 (1.83%) Groovy
7 2 (1.83%) Python
7 2 (1.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.92%) C
8 1 (0.92%) C++
8 1 (0.92%) Perl
8 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.92%) VBA
8 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.75%) MCSE
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.68%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (12.84%) Docker
2 3 (2.75%) XenApp
2 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (28.44%) Ansible
2 27 (24.77%) Puppet
3 18 (16.51%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (14.68%) Salt
5 2 (1.83%) SCCM
6 1 (0.92%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.92%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 21 (19.27%) Oracle
2 15 (13.76%) SAP
3 13 (11.93%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.75%) Adobe
4 3 (2.75%) Citrix
5 1 (0.92%) AppSense
5 1 (0.92%) Dell
5 1 (0.92%) EMC
5 1 (0.92%) F5
5 1 (0.92%) HP
5 1 (0.92%) IBM
5 1 (0.92%) JDA
5 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.92%) Software AG
5 1 (0.92%) Splunk
5 1 (0.92%) ThinPrint
5 1 (0.92%) VMware
5 1 (0.92%) webMethods
5 1 (0.92%) Wyse