The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 26 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 86 121 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 43.00% 50.00% 34.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 46.74% 55.76% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 76 29
Median daily rate £481 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.23
% change year-on-year +2.36% +13.49%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 184 217 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 92.00% 89.67% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 147 90
Median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Croydon

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Croydon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 70 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 69 (46.00%) Scrum
3 65 (43.33%) Java
4 62 (41.33%) SC Cleared
5 41 (27.33%) TDD
6 34 (22.67%) JavaScript
6 34 (22.67%) BDD
7 30 (20.00%) REST
8 29 (19.33%) Git (software)
9 28 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (18.00%) Linux
10 27 (18.00%) DevOps
11 25 (16.67%) Microservices
11 25 (16.67%) JIRA
12 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (15.33%) Docker
12 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
13 22 (14.67%) Test Automation
14 21 (14.00%) HTML
15 20 (13.33%) JUnit
15 20 (13.33%) CSS
16 19 (12.67%) Groovy
16 19 (12.67%) Maven
16 19 (12.67%) AngularJS
17 18 (12.00%) User Stories
17 18 (12.00%) Confluence
18 17 (11.33%) Kubernetes
18 17 (11.33%) Web Services
19 16 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (10.67%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 18 (12.00%) Confluence
2 12 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.67%) Apache
5 6 (4.00%) CMS
6 3 (2.00%) SAS
7 2 (1.33%) JBoss
7 2 (1.33%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.67%) Jetty
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.67%) WildFly
8 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) CA PPM
1 2 (1.33%) Primavera
1 2 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (6.00%) GitHub
3 8 (5.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (5.33%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (5.33%) Amazon S3
3 8 (5.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.00%) HTTP
1 9 (6.00%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (5.33%) DNS
3 7 (4.67%) OpenVPN
3 7 (4.67%) SSH
4 5 (3.33%) Firewall
5 2 (1.33%) LDAP
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.67%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.67%) SSL
6 1 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (6.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.33%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (5.33%) HBase
4 7 (4.67%) Big Data
5 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (2.00%) Star Schema
6 2 (1.33%) MySQL
6 2 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 29 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 25 (16.67%) JIRA
3 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
4 20 (13.33%) JUnit
5 19 (12.67%) Maven
6 16 (10.67%) Cucumber
6 16 (10.67%) SonarQube
7 9 (6.00%) Gradle
7 9 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (5.33%) Ant
8 8 (5.33%) Grunt
8 8 (5.33%) Liquibase
9 7 (4.67%) Bitbucket
9 7 (4.67%) Jasmine
9 7 (4.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (4.67%) Mockito
10 6 (4.00%) GitLab
10 6 (4.00%) Selenium
10 6 (4.00%) Subversion
11 4 (2.67%) jMock
General
1 12 (8.00%) Finance
2 5 (3.33%) Legal
3 3 (2.00%) Law
3 3 (2.00%) Marketing
4 2 (1.33%) Electronics
4 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.33%) Publishing
4 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.67%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Local Government
5 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (37.33%) Developer
2 20 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 13 (8.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (7.33%) Analyst
4 11 (7.33%) Business Analyst
4 11 (7.33%) Scrum Master
5 9 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (6.00%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.33%) Architect
7 6 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.33%) Business Change Manager
8 5 (3.33%) Business Manager
8 5 (3.33%) Change Manager
8 5 (3.33%) Designer
8 5 (3.33%) UI Developer
9 4 (2.67%) Consultant
9 4 (2.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.00%) REST
2 21 (14.00%) HTML
3 20 (13.33%) CSS
4 19 (12.67%) AngularJS
5 17 (11.33%) Web Services
6 16 (10.67%) Spring
7 15 (10.00%) RESTful
8 9 (6.00%) Apache Camel
8 9 (6.00%) HTML5
9 8 (5.33%) Elastic Stack
9 8 (5.33%) Node.js
9 8 (5.33%) XML
10 7 (4.67%) CSS3
10 7 (4.67%) jQuery
10 7 (4.67%) MCollective
10 7 (4.67%) Spring Boot
11 6 (4.00%) React
12 5 (3.33%) .NET
12 5 (3.33%) Express
12 5 (3.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.33%) User Experience
2 9 (6.00%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.00%) iPad
6 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Animation
7 1 (0.67%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.67%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) SCORM
7 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.00%) Linux
2 10 (6.67%) CentOS
3 7 (4.67%) Unix
4 3 (2.00%) Windows
5 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (46.00%) Scrum
2 41 (27.33%) TDD
3 34 (22.67%) BDD
4 28 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (18.00%) DevOps
6 25 (16.67%) Microservices
7 22 (14.67%) Test Automation
8 18 (12.00%) User Stories
9 16 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (10.67%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.67%) Front End Development
10 13 (8.67%) OO
11 12 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (8.00%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.00%) MVC
11 12 (8.00%) Pair Programming
12 11 (7.33%) Configuration Management
12 11 (7.33%) Kanban
12 11 (7.33%) Project Management
13 10 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (43.33%) Java
2 34 (22.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.67%) Groovy
4 10 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 9 (6.00%) Scala
5 9 (6.00%) SQL
6 5 (3.33%) C#
6 5 (3.33%) VBScript
7 4 (2.67%) Python
7 4 (2.67%) Ruby
8 3 (2.00%) AWK
8 3 (2.00%) PHP
8 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.00%) SAS Macro
8 3 (2.00%) sed
9 2 (1.33%) ES6
9 2 (1.33%) Go
9 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 70 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 62 (41.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.33%) Degree
5 4 (2.67%) ISEB
5 4 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.00%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.67%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) PMBOK
3 3 (2.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.67%) PMO
4 1 (0.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 23 (15.33%) Docker
2 10 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (5.33%) vCloud
4 7 (4.67%) Postfix
4 7 (4.67%) Squid
5 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.33%) HDFS
6 2 (1.33%) vSphere
7 1 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (11.33%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.33%) Puppet
3 10 (6.67%) Ansible
4 9 (6.00%) Terraform
4 9 (6.00%) ZABBIX
5 7 (4.67%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (4.67%) Kibana
5 7 (4.67%) logstash
5 7 (4.67%) Rancher
5 7 (4.67%) Rsyslog
5 7 (4.67%) Sysdig
6 3 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.67%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (0.67%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 13 (8.67%) VMware
2 8 (5.33%) Sonatype
3 6 (4.00%) Oracle
4 5 (3.33%) Adobe
4 5 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.00%) Greenplum
6 3 (2.00%) IBM
7 2 (1.33%) CA
7 2 (1.33%) Guidewire
7 2 (1.33%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) AlienVault
8 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.67%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.67%) Cisco
8 1 (0.67%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.67%) Juniper
8 1 (0.67%) Palo Alto
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