Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 21 September 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 23.86% 18.18% 9.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.63% 25.45% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 6
High Wycombe median daily rate £433 £363 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.31% +49.48% -19.17%
10th Percentile £330 £356 £177
90th Percentile £562 £394 £405
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £420 £406
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.56% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £42.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.83% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £47.50 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +63.79% - -

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 76 55 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 86.36% 71.43% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 61
High Wycombe median daily rate £408 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.41% -9.38% +3.23%
10th Percentile £213 £100 £245
90th Percentile £511 £519 £510
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 6
High Wycombe median hourly rate £38.00 £15.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.33% -57.75% +222.73%
10th Percentile £16.50 £11.25 £23.13
90th Percentile £53.35 £30.20 £61.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.33% +7.14% -30.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in High Wycombe

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in High Wycombe

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in High Wycombe

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Analytics
3 7 (33.33%) GitHub
3 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (28.57%) Information Security
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) Marketing
5 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Content Management
5 5 (23.81%) CMS
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) ISEB
5 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) Docker
5 5 (23.81%) React
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) Mobile App

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Drupal
3 2 (9.52%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) GitHub
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
1 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Product Owner
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) React
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Core
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (9.52%) Angular 2
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.52%) OAuth
5 2 (9.52%) OpenID
5 2 (9.52%) SAML
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.76%) LINQ
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) Analytics
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) Information Security
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) Content Management
5 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
6 3 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Availability Management
7 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) APMP
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (9.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Telerik