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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 25 14
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 11.31% 4.69% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.82% 5.51% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 8
Median daily rate £409 £506 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.25% +35.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £388 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.75% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +17.36%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 195 236 200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 88.24% 85.20% 82.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 113 93
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 39 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 27 (42.86%) Java
1 27 (42.86%) TDD
2 26 (41.27%) Scrum
3 23 (36.51%) BDD
4 20 (31.75%) Web Services
5 19 (30.16%) REST
6 17 (26.98%) Gradle
6 17 (26.98%) User Stories
6 17 (26.98%) Maven
7 15 (23.81%) OO
7 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 15 (23.81%) Project Management
8 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 14 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (20.63%) Content Management
10 12 (19.05%) OOP
10 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
10 12 (19.05%) Kanban
11 11 (17.46%) JIRA
11 11 (17.46%) DevOps
11 11 (17.46%) Microservices
11 11 (17.46%) SDLC
11 11 (17.46%) MVC
11 11 (17.46%) Spring
11 11 (17.46%) Pair Programming
12 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting
12 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS

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 9 (14.29%) Confluence
2 8 (12.70%) CMS
2 8 (12.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.17%) SAS
6 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.52%) SaaS
3 5 (7.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (7.94%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (7.94%) Amazon S3
3 5 (7.94%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (7.94%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (7.94%) CloudFront
4 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.59%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Gradle
1 17 (26.98%) Maven
2 12 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 11 (17.46%) JIRA
4 9 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 9 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 9 (14.29%) JUnit
4 9 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 9 (14.29%) Selenium
4 9 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 8 (12.70%) Ant
5 8 (12.70%) Apache Ivy
5 8 (12.70%) Bitbucket
5 8 (12.70%) eggPlant
5 8 (12.70%) JMeter
6 4 (6.35%) Checkstyle
6 4 (6.35%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.76%) Gatling
7 3 (4.76%) NeoLoad
General
1 6 (9.52%) Marketing
1 6 (9.52%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Developer in Test
5 5 (7.94%) ServiceNow Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Project Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Web Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Web Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Agile Development Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Application Development Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Designer
8 2 (3.17%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) Web Services
2 19 (30.16%) REST
3 11 (17.46%) Spring
4 9 (14.29%) .NET
4 9 (14.29%) JSF
4 9 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 9 (14.29%) Struts
4 9 (14.29%) XML
5 8 (12.70%) JSON
5 8 (12.70%) React
6 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.76%) HTML
8 2 (3.17%) CSS
8 2 (3.17%) CSS3
8 2 (3.17%) HTML5
8 2 (3.17%) Middleware
9 1 (1.59%) Akka
9 1 (1.59%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.59%) RESTful
9 1 (1.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) User Experience
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Life Science
4 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) DataPower
6 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) AIX
1 1 (1.59%) Linux
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (1.59%) SUSE
1 1 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) TDD
2 26 (41.27%) Scrum
3 23 (36.51%) BDD
4 17 (26.98%) User Stories
5 15 (23.81%) OO
5 15 (23.81%) Project Management
6 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 14 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 13 (20.63%) Content Management
8 12 (19.05%) Kanban
8 12 (19.05%) OOP
9 11 (17.46%) DevOps
9 11 (17.46%) Microservices
9 11 (17.46%) MVC
9 11 (17.46%) Pair Programming
9 11 (17.46%) SDLC
10 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) Java
2 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.29%) C++
4 8 (12.70%) Groovy
4 8 (12.70%) Python
4 8 (12.70%) Ruby
5 6 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (3.17%) C#
6 2 (3.17%) Scala
6 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) ES6
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
1 4 (6.35%) Master's Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Sitecore
1 8 (12.70%) Splunk
2 7 (11.11%) HP
2 7 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 6 (9.52%) Adobe
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (3.17%) CA
5 2 (3.17%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Software AG
6 1 (1.59%) webMethods
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