Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 6 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 46 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 23.23% 14.98% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.94% 19.32% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 19
Guildford median daily rate £500 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% +4.53%
10th Percentile £319 £304 £263
90th Percentile £588 £555 £483
Surrey median daily rate £488 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +12.07% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year +2.27% -9.74% -15.22%

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 144 176 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 72.73% 77.53% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 102 81
Guildford median daily rate £450 £394 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +19.32% -5.71%
10th Percentile £185 £156 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -61.88% +19.40%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £30.36
90th Percentile £20.00 £33.14 £42.75
Surrey median hourly rate £42.18 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +56.20% -32.50% +14.29%

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 20 January 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 20 January 2018, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
3 17 (36.96%) TDD
4 15 (32.61%) Java
5 13 (28.26%) Linux
6 12 (26.09%) Unix
6 12 (26.09%) J2EE
6 12 (26.09%) Hadoop
6 12 (26.09%) BDD
6 12 (26.09%) REST
6 12 (26.09%) Big Data
6 12 (26.09%) Kafka
7 11 (23.91%) Apache Spark
7 11 (23.91%) Hadoop YARN
7 11 (23.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (23.91%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (23.91%) RESTful
7 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
7 11 (23.91%) Spring
7 11 (23.91%) JSON
7 11 (23.91%) Apache
7 11 (23.91%) Middleware
8 10 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing
8 10 (21.74%) System Testing
8 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
8 10 (21.74%) Spring Boot
9 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (19.57%) DevOps
9 9 (19.57%) Test Automation

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 11 (23.91%) Apache
1 11 (23.91%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.87%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Drupal
3 2 (4.35%) WordPress
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) GitHub
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) Network Security
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Big Data
1 12 (26.09%) Hadoop
2 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 10 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (17.39%) Redis
3 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) HBase
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (19.57%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) RSpec
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.17%) GitLab
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) JMeter
5 1 (2.17%) Maven
5 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 8 (17.39%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (17.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) J2EE
1 12 (26.09%) Kafka
1 12 (26.09%) REST
2 11 (23.91%) JSON
2 11 (23.91%) Middleware
2 11 (23.91%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (23.91%) RESTful
2 11 (23.91%) Spring
3 10 (21.74%) Spring Boot
4 4 (8.70%) .NET
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (6.52%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.35%) React
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (4.35%) Web Services
7 1 (2.17%) CSS
7 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Fintech
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Unix
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) TDD
2 12 (26.09%) BDD
3 10 (21.74%) System Testing
3 10 (21.74%) Unit Testing
4 9 (19.57%) DevOps
4 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
5 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) MVC
7 3 (6.52%) SOLID
8 2 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.35%) Web Development
9 1 (2.17%) Lean Six Sigma
9 1 (2.17%) Process Management
9 1 (2.17%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.17%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) PHP
3 3 (6.52%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) C
4 2 (4.35%) C++
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) VMware
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Pega
2 1 (2.17%) Perforce