Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 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 22 February 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
Essex > Brentwood
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 37.25% 26.32% 15.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 46.34% 31.25% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 10
Brentwood median daily rate £450 £265 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.81% -33.75% +39.37%
10th Percentile £312 £260 £311
90th Percentile £488 £316 £464
Essex median daily rate £513 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +17.14% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Brentwood median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +0.13% +14.70%
10th Percentile £34.90 £36.25 £36.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £54.10
Essex median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.14% +4.03%

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 Brentwood with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brentwood
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 41 32 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 80.39% 84.21% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 53
Brentwood median daily rate £438 £265 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.09% -12.91% -2.00%
10th Percentile £296 £225 £205
90th Percentile £491 £300 £673
Essex median daily rate £500 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 10
Brentwood median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +13.39% -16.64%
10th Percentile £32.80 £35.00 £18.19
90th Percentile £63.75 £38.75 £59.40
Essex median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% +34.62% -10.73%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Brentwood

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Brentwood

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Brentwood over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Brentwood

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Brentwood

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Brentwood over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) RESTful
4 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
5 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
5 6 (31.58%) J2EE
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 5 (26.32%) Test Management
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) OAuth
6 5 (26.32%) Telematics
6 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
6 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) OAuth2
6 5 (26.32%) Kafka
6 5 (26.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (26.32%) Spring Boot
6 5 (26.32%) Spring Cloud
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (21.05%) Automotive
7 4 (21.05%) Middleware
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) HTML

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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 5 (26.32%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) FTP
2 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Gradle
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) AccuRev
4 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Calabash
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) JMeter
4 1 (5.26%) LoadUI
General
1 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Automotive
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Angular Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Development Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Azure Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Embedded Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Production Support Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) RESTful
2 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
3 6 (31.58%) J2EE
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) Kafka
4 5 (26.32%) OAuth
4 5 (26.32%) OAuth2
4 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (26.32%) Spring Boot
4 5 (26.32%) Spring Cloud
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) Middleware
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) JAX-WS
6 3 (15.79%) JPA
6 3 (15.79%) SOAP
6 3 (15.79%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Animation
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) Telematics
2 5 (26.32%) Test Management
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
3 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Code Coverage
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (5.26%) Kotlin
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (10.53%) CA
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) IBM