Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 46 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 20.26% 15.09% 11.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.38% 19.51% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 23
Guildford median daily rate £488 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £314 £316 £268
90th Percentile £524 £575 £463
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £43.50 -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.75 £43.25
% change year-on-year +7.78% -3.47% -26.07%

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 168 164 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 74.01% 77.36% 76.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 97 97
Guildford median daily rate £408 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £213 £144 £264
90th Percentile £575 £568 £510
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 5
Guildford median hourly rate £16.50 £26.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.54% -30.67% +150.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.75 £21.08
90th Percentile £39.75 £44.25 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00% +4.17%

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 November 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 18 November 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 21 (45.65%) Java
2 20 (43.48%) Finance
3 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
4 14 (30.43%) J2EE
4 14 (30.43%) TDD
5 13 (28.26%) Hadoop
5 13 (28.26%) Big Data
5 13 (28.26%) Kafka
6 12 (26.09%) REST
6 12 (26.09%) Linux
7 11 (23.91%) Scrum
8 10 (21.74%) Unix
8 10 (21.74%) Apache
8 10 (21.74%) JSON
9 9 (19.57%) Spring
9 9 (19.57%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (19.57%) BDD
9 9 (19.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
9 9 (19.57%) Middleware
9 9 (19.57%) Apache Spark
9 9 (19.57%) Hadoop YARN
10 8 (17.39%) Spring Boot
10 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
10 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
10 8 (17.39%) System Testing
11 7 (15.22%) RESTful
11 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
11 7 (15.22%) DevOps
12 6 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus

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 10 (21.74%) Apache
2 9 (19.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.17%) FileNet
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) nginx
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.17%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) Network Security
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) Big Data
1 13 (28.26%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.70%) HBase
2 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) Redis
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Adabas
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.17%) GitLab
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.17%) Mocha
5 1 (2.17%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Telecoms Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Mobile Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) J2EE
2 13 (28.26%) Kafka
3 12 (26.09%) REST
4 10 (21.74%) JSON
5 9 (19.57%) Middleware
5 9 (19.57%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (19.57%) Spring
6 8 (17.39%) Spring Boot
7 7 (15.22%) RESTful
8 4 (8.70%) .NET
9 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (6.52%) NHibernate
9 3 (6.52%) React
9 3 (6.52%) Web Services
10 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.17%) Chai
10 1 (2.17%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Unix
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.35%) Android
5 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) TDD
2 11 (23.91%) Scrum
3 9 (19.57%) BDD
4 8 (17.39%) System Testing
4 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 7 (15.22%) DevOps
5 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) MVC
8 3 (6.52%) SOLID
8 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.35%) Android Development
9 2 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (4.35%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.35%) Web Development
10 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.17%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) Python
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) C
4 2 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) NATURAL
5 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) Docker
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) VMware
2 1 (2.17%) Guidewire
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Pega
2 1 (2.17%) Perforce
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat