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 3 months to 23 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 / Guildford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 20.79% 20.00% 14.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.58% 22.50% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 20
Median daily rate £448 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.87% -4.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £343 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £493 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +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 Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79 80 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 78.22% 88.89% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 82
Median daily rate £430 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £15.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +46.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 22 (42.31%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
4 13 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (25.00%) J2EE
4 13 (25.00%) Scrum
4 13 (25.00%) TDD
5 12 (23.08%) REST
6 11 (21.15%) Spring
6 11 (21.15%) Hadoop
6 11 (21.15%) Apache
6 11 (21.15%) Middleware
7 10 (19.23%) Unix
7 10 (19.23%) BDD
8 9 (17.31%) Big Data
8 9 (17.31%) Kafka
8 9 (17.31%) DevOps
8 9 (17.31%) Spring Boot
8 9 (17.31%) JSON
9 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 8 (15.38%) System Testing
9 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
10 7 (13.46%) Project Management
10 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
10 7 (13.46%) Apache Spark
10 7 (13.46%) Hadoop YARN
10 7 (13.46%) Waterfall

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 (21.15%) Apache
2 7 (13.46%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.69%) Confluence
3 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.77%) FileNet
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.92%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
1 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Hadoop
2 9 (17.31%) Big Data
3 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) Adabas
5 2 (3.85%) HBase
5 2 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.77%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.92%) Maven
7 1 (1.92%) Mocha
7 1 (1.92%) Sinon.JS
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Legal
4 3 (5.77%) Games
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Scrum Master
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Ruby Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Process Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) J2EE
1 13 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (23.08%) REST
3 11 (21.15%) Middleware
3 11 (21.15%) Spring
4 9 (17.31%) JSON
4 9 (17.31%) Kafka
4 9 (17.31%) Spring Boot
5 4 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (5.77%) Dropwizard
6 3 (5.77%) HTML
6 3 (5.77%) React
7 2 (3.85%) CSS
7 2 (3.85%) JMS
7 2 (3.85%) Redux
7 2 (3.85%) SOAP
7 2 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (3.85%) XML
8 1 (1.92%) Chai
8 1 (1.92%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Unix
3 5 (9.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (25.00%) Scrum
2 13 (25.00%) TDD
3 10 (19.23%) BDD
4 9 (17.31%) DevOps
5 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (15.38%) System Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.46%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.69%) Feature Driven Development
9 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (7.69%) Kanban
9 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.69%) Service Management
9 4 (7.69%) Use Case
9 4 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Java
2 4 (7.69%) Python
2 4 (7.69%) Ruby
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) NATURAL
4 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ISEB
1 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.85%) CGEIT
3 2 (3.85%) CRISC
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (1.92%) PA-DSS
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 7 (13.46%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (7.69%) Kibana
2 4 (7.69%) logstash
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 4 (7.69%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Guidewire
1 4 (7.69%) LANDesk
1 4 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 2 (3.85%) IBM
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Pega
3 1 (1.92%) Perforce
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
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