The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 30 March 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
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 9 13
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 29.73% 11.54% 7.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.31% 16.07% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Median daily rate £525 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.50% +18.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £72.89 £38.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.81% +176.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +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 Farnborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 52 56 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 70.27% 71.79% 67.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 48
Median daily rate £525 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £68.75 £38.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.92% +176.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Farnborough

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Farnborough over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Farnborough

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 20 (41.67%) TDD
2 19 (39.58%) Java
3 18 (37.50%) Scrum
4 16 (33.33%) Finance
5 15 (31.25%) HTML
6 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 14 (29.17%) Spring
7 13 (27.08%) Web Development
8 12 (25.00%) Selenium
8 12 (25.00%) Web Services
9 11 (22.92%) RESTful
10 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
10 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
11 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
11 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (16.67%) DevOps
12 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 8 (16.67%) Linux
13 7 (14.58%) XML
13 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
13 7 (14.58%) Microservices
14 6 (12.50%) User Experience
14 6 (12.50%) ServiceNow
14 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (12.50%) OWASP
14 6 (12.50%) HTML5
14 6 (12.50%) BDD
14 6 (12.50%) User Stories

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 3 (6.25%) Confluence
5 2 (4.17%) Apache
5 2 (4.17%) MS Project Server
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.08%) CMS
6 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.08%) GemFire
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
1 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) GitHub
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) LDAP
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) HBase
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) OLTP
4 1 (2.08%) Parquet
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Selenium
2 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.25%) Bower
5 3 (6.25%) gulp
5 3 (6.25%) Jasmine
5 3 (6.25%) JIRA
5 3 (6.25%) Mockito
6 2 (4.17%) Gradle
7 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.08%) JUnit
7 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum Master
5 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Product Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Lead Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Product Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) Spring
3 12 (25.00%) Web Services
4 11 (22.92%) RESTful
5 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
6 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (14.58%) XML
8 6 (12.50%) HTML5
9 5 (10.42%) J2EE
10 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.33%) REST
10 4 (8.33%) Spring Boot
10 4 (8.33%) Spring Integration
11 3 (6.25%) CSS
11 3 (6.25%) CSS3
11 3 (6.25%) JMS
11 3 (6.25%) JSP
11 3 (6.25%) Node.js
11 3 (6.25%) PrimeFaces
11 3 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Blog
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) TDD
2 18 (37.50%) Scrum
3 13 (27.08%) Web Development
4 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (16.67%) DevOps
6 7 (14.58%) Microservices
7 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 6 (12.50%) BDD
7 6 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 6 (12.50%) OWASP
7 6 (12.50%) User Stories
7 6 (12.50%) Workflow
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.42%) System Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) Ruby
4 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.17%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) Scala
5 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (4.17%) HDFS
3 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.08%) Kibana
2 1 (2.08%) logstash
2 1 (2.08%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) ServiceNow
1 6 (12.50%) Twitter
2 5 (10.42%) SAP
3 3 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
Farnborough, Hampshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 Per Day 450-475 (flex)
Posted: 5 days ago