Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 10 21
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 -6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 12.86% 8.70% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.75% 10.26% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
High Wycombe median daily rate £370 £243 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.58% +7.78% -14.29%
10th Percentile £246 £177 £200
90th Percentile £426 £405 £320
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £406 £375
% change year-on-year +4.79% +8.15% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £29.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -24.68% -3.75% +53.85%

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
High Wycombe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 48 78 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 68.57% 84.78% 75.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 60 46
High Wycombe median daily rate £255 £365 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.14% +2.46% +35.71%
10th Percentile £100 £241 £170
90th Percentile £549 £480 £484
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 6
High Wycombe median hourly rate £15.75 £44.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.20% +300.00% -45.68%
10th Percentile £11.06 £35.20 £8.86
90th Percentile £31.00 £52.80 £28.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £21.34
% change year-on-year +10.00% -29.72% +39.04%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) API Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Pay per click
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Drupal
5 2 (22.22%) Internet Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery

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 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
1 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) QA Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Web Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) SEO Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Web Content Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Web Marketing Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Web Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) LINQ
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) API Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Content Development
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Content Writing
2 2 (22.22%) Internet Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Pay per click
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) SEO
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle