Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 101 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 35.19% 20.83% 12.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.98% 27.27% 16.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 32 19
Guildford median daily rate £500 £436 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.61% +2.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £413 £305 £324
90th Percentile £592 £513 £582
Surrey median daily rate £500 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Guildford median hourly rate - - £43.50
Surrey median hourly rate £51.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +12.50% +23.08%

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 235 165 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 81.88% 76.39% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 106 96
Guildford median daily rate £475 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.57% -5.08%
10th Percentile £350 £205 £133
90th Percentile £600 £513 £509
Surrey median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 16
Guildford median hourly rate £18.23 £15.75 £27.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -42.07% +0.88%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.43 £10.75
90th Percentile £78.25 £39.85 £43.38
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +41.82% -8.33%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 (54.46%) Java
2 47 (46.53%) TDD
3 44 (43.56%) Linux
4 38 (37.62%) Jenkins
5 37 (36.63%) BDD
5 37 (36.63%) Finance
6 36 (35.64%) Security Cleared
7 34 (33.66%) Spring
7 34 (33.66%) Big Data
8 33 (32.67%) Hadoop
9 32 (31.68%) Kafka
10 28 (27.72%) JSON
11 27 (26.73%) SC Cleared
11 27 (26.73%) System Testing
11 27 (26.73%) RESTful
11 27 (26.73%) Spring Boot
12 26 (25.74%) J2EE
13 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
13 24 (23.76%) Apache
13 24 (23.76%) Unit Testing
14 23 (22.77%) RabbitMQ
14 23 (22.77%) REST
14 23 (22.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 23 (22.77%) Unix
14 23 (22.77%) Middleware
14 23 (22.77%) Apache Spark
14 23 (22.77%) Hadoop YARN
15 22 (21.78%) AngularJS
16 21 (20.79%) HTML
16 21 (20.79%) DevOps

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 24 (23.76%) Apache
2 23 (22.77%) Apache Spark
3 13 (12.87%) Tomcat
4 9 (8.91%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.95%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.99%) Confluence
6 1 (0.99%) JBoss
6 1 (0.99%) Marvel
6 1 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) InVision
2 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) Serverless
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.99%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) DSL
2 4 (3.96%) DHCP
2 4 (3.96%) DNS
2 4 (3.96%) HTTP
2 4 (3.96%) L2TP
2 4 (3.96%) MPLS
2 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.98%) Firewall
3 2 (1.98%) Network Security
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) SSH
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.66%) Big Data
2 33 (32.67%) Hadoop
3 11 (10.89%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.98%) Redis
7 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.99%) DataStage
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.99%) GIS
7 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.99%) MySQL
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.99%) QualityStage
7 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (37.62%) Jenkins
2 18 (17.82%) Git (software)
3 14 (13.86%) Maven
4 12 (11.88%) JIRA
5 7 (6.93%) gulp
6 5 (4.95%) Selenium
6 5 (4.95%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (4.95%) Subversion
7 3 (2.97%) Gatling
7 3 (2.97%) JMeter
7 3 (2.97%) NeoLoad
7 3 (2.97%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.97%) TestNG
7 3 (2.97%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.98%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (36.63%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Law
3 1 (0.99%) Advertising
3 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (58.42%) Developer
2 40 (39.60%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.82%) Big Data Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Apache Spark Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (4.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) C++ Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Lead Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Security Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Security Technical Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.66%) Spring
2 32 (31.68%) Kafka
3 28 (27.72%) JSON
4 27 (26.73%) RESTful
4 27 (26.73%) Spring Boot
5 26 (25.74%) J2EE
6 23 (22.77%) Middleware
6 23 (22.77%) RabbitMQ
6 23 (22.77%) REST
7 22 (21.78%) AngularJS
8 21 (20.79%) HTML
9 18 (17.82%) React
10 15 (14.85%) CSS
11 13 (12.87%) Apache Camel
12 12 (11.88%) jQuery
13 10 (9.90%) OAuth
13 10 (9.90%) Spark Streaming
14 7 (6.93%) LESS
14 7 (6.93%) Sass
15 6 (5.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.94%) Blog
3 5 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.95%) User Experience
4 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.96%) Tandem
5 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.99%) Fintech
5 1 (0.99%) PKI
5 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (43.56%) Linux
2 23 (22.77%) Unix
3 10 (9.90%) Windows
4 2 (1.98%) Android
4 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) CentOS
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.53%) TDD
2 37 (36.63%) BDD
3 27 (26.73%) System Testing
4 24 (23.76%) Unit Testing
5 21 (20.79%) DevOps
6 19 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (18.81%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (16.83%) Scrum
8 15 (14.85%) Software Engineering
9 14 (13.86%) Open Source
10 12 (11.88%) Analytics
11 10 (9.90%) Data Analytics
11 10 (9.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (9.90%) Identity Management
12 9 (8.91%) Actionable Insight
12 9 (8.91%) Front End Development
12 9 (8.91%) Test Automation
12 9 (8.91%) Threat Detection
13 8 (7.92%) Microservices
13 8 (7.92%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 55 (54.46%) Java
2 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
3 11 (10.89%) Python
4 10 (9.90%) Bash Shell
4 10 (9.90%) SQL
5 8 (7.92%) Ruby
6 5 (4.95%) Groovy
6 5 (4.95%) PHP
6 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.96%) C++
7 4 (3.96%) Perl
8 1 (0.99%) Scala
8 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.99%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (35.64%) Security Cleared
2 27 (26.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.95%) BC Cleared
4 5 (4.95%) Degree
5 2 (1.98%) ISEB
5 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (22.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 18 (17.82%) Docker
3 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) HDFS
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (22.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 12 (11.88%) Puppet
3 9 (8.91%) Ansible
4 8 (7.92%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.96%) Mesos
5 4 (3.96%) Nagios
6 2 (1.98%) Grafana
6 2 (1.98%) Graphite
6 2 (1.98%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (3.96%) Cloudera
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.97%) ArcSight
2 3 (2.97%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) VMware
4 1 (0.99%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.99%) Cognos
4 1 (0.99%) IBM
4 1 (0.99%) SAP