Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 23 July 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 95 53 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 36.12% 23.14% 15.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.60% 27.75% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 43 30
Guildford median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £384 £306 £319
90th Percentile £588 £538 £541
Surrey median daily rate £496 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.28% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Guildford median hourly rate - - £43.50
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year -5.26% +6.74% +11.25%

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 Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 223 191 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 84.79% 83.41% 86.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 119 131
Guildford median daily rate £463 £438 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +13.64% +2.67%
10th Percentile £327 £260 £183
90th Percentile £588 £588 £525
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 25
Guildford median hourly rate £13.07 £16.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.77% -28.26% +21.69%
10th Percentile £10.16 £13.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £35.56 £40.00 £48.75
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +3.85% -20.00% -13.33%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Guildford

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Guildford

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Guildford

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 55 (57.89%) Java
2 48 (50.53%) TDD
3 44 (46.32%) Finance
3 44 (46.32%) Linux
3 44 (46.32%) Jenkins
4 40 (42.11%) Spring
5 36 (37.89%) Kafka
5 36 (37.89%) Big Data
5 36 (37.89%) Hadoop
6 34 (35.79%) BDD
7 31 (32.63%) Spring Boot
8 30 (31.58%) RESTful
8 30 (31.58%) System Testing
9 27 (28.42%) Unit Testing
9 27 (28.42%) J2EE
10 26 (27.37%) Unix
10 26 (27.37%) Apache
10 26 (27.37%) Middleware
10 26 (27.37%) JSON
10 26 (27.37%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (27.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 26 (27.37%) Apache Spark
10 26 (27.37%) Hadoop YARN
11 24 (25.26%) Security Cleared
12 23 (24.21%) DevOps
13 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
14 21 (22.11%) Git (software)
15 20 (21.05%) REST
16 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (16.84%) SC Cleared

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 26 (27.37%) Apache
1 26 (27.37%) Apache Spark
2 12 (12.63%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (7.37%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.32%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.16%) JBoss
6 2 (2.11%) CMS
6 2 (2.11%) Drupal
6 2 (2.11%) WordPress
7 1 (1.05%) Confluence
7 1 (1.05%) Marvel
7 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.05%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.05%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.05%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.05%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) Serverless
3 2 (2.11%) GitHub
3 2 (2.11%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.05%) Heroku
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) DSL
2 3 (3.16%) SMS
3 2 (2.11%) DNS
3 2 (2.11%) HTTP
3 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.05%) DHCP
4 1 (1.05%) FTP
4 1 (1.05%) L2TP
4 1 (1.05%) MPLS
4 1 (1.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.89%) Big Data
1 36 (37.89%) Hadoop
2 16 (16.84%) Relational Database
3 14 (14.74%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (12.63%) MongoDB
5 11 (11.58%) Redis
6 3 (3.16%) GIS
6 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.11%) MySQL
8 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.05%) DataStage
8 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.05%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.05%) QualityStage
8 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (46.32%) Jenkins
2 21 (22.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.58%) Maven
4 9 (9.47%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (9.47%) Subversion
5 7 (7.37%) JIRA
6 3 (3.16%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.16%) gulp
6 3 (3.16%) Selenium
7 2 (2.11%) RSpec
7 2 (2.11%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.05%) Gatling
8 1 (1.05%) Geb
8 1 (1.05%) GitLab
8 1 (1.05%) Gradle
8 1 (1.05%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.05%) Spock
8 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (46.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Law
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (54.74%) Developer
2 42 (44.21%) Java Developer
3 23 (24.21%) Big Data Developer
4 15 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Apache Spark Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Senior DevOps
6 9 (9.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Security Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Security Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Security Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (42.11%) Spring
2 36 (37.89%) Kafka
3 31 (32.63%) Spring Boot
4 30 (31.58%) RESTful
5 27 (28.42%) J2EE
6 26 (27.37%) JSON
6 26 (27.37%) Middleware
6 26 (27.37%) RabbitMQ
7 20 (21.05%) REST
8 16 (16.84%) Apache Camel
9 14 (14.74%) AngularJS
10 13 (13.68%) HTML
11 12 (12.63%) React
12 11 (11.58%) jQuery
12 11 (11.58%) Spark Streaming
13 8 (8.42%) OAuth
14 7 (7.37%) CSS
15 4 (4.21%) Web Services
16 3 (3.16%) Apache CXF
16 3 (3.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Blog
1 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (4.21%) User Experience
3 3 (3.16%) Fintech
4 2 (2.11%) Tandem
5 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (46.32%) Linux
2 26 (27.37%) Unix
3 10 (10.53%) Windows
4 3 (3.16%) CentOS
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Android
6 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.53%) TDD
2 34 (35.79%) BDD
3 30 (31.58%) System Testing
4 27 (28.42%) Unit Testing
5 23 (24.21%) DevOps
6 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (12.63%) Analytics
8 12 (12.63%) Open Source
8 12 (12.63%) Scrum
9 11 (11.58%) Data Analytics
10 10 (10.53%) Actionable Insight
10 10 (10.53%) Microservices
10 10 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 10 (10.53%) Threat Detection
11 9 (9.47%) Test Automation
12 8 (8.42%) ETL
12 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (7.37%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (57.89%) Java
2 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.58%) Ruby
4 10 (10.53%) Python
5 7 (7.37%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.37%) SQL
6 5 (5.26%) Groovy
6 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.21%) Perl
8 3 (3.16%) PHP
9 2 (2.11%) C#
10 1 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) ES6
10 1 (1.05%) Java 8
10 1 (1.05%) Scala
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.84%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (6.32%) BC Cleared
5 4 (4.21%) Degree
6 3 (3.16%) ISEB
6 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.05%) GDPR
1 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (27.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 13 (13.68%) Docker
3 1 (1.05%) HDFS
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (27.37%) Hadoop YARN
2 12 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.42%) Ansible
4 6 (6.32%) Puppet
5 4 (4.21%) Mesos
5 4 (4.21%) Nagios
6 1 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) ArcSight
2 4 (4.21%) Cloudera
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) SaltStack
3 2 (2.11%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.05%) Cognos
4 1 (1.05%) IBM
4 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.05%) VMware