The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Epsom 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
Surrey / Epsom
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - 9
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 2.22% - 11.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% - 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £341 - £351
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 Epsom with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Epsom
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35 12 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 77.78% 48.00% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £485 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £26.19 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.74% -12.70%  
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 Epsom

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Epsom 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 Epsom

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Epsom

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 Epsom region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft