Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 February 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 118 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 40.55% 14.66% 15.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.21% 17.72% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 22 30
Hounslow median daily rate £525 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £375 £300 £304
90th Percentile £600 £498 £499
West London median daily rate £513 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.89% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate £51.47 - £47.50
West London median hourly rate £33.99 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -19.08% -1.18% +58.88%

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 Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 261 158 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 89.69% 82.72% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 73 177
Hounslow median daily rate £513 £418 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -0.48% +1.82%
10th Percentile £255 £227 £284
90th Percentile £600 £525 £525
West London median daily rate £470 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +10.59% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 10
Hounslow median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% +17.65% -44.08%
10th Percentile £16.10 £8.50 £16.18
90th Percentile £45.19 £72.50 £35.50
West London median hourly rate £30.74 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +22.95% +16.28% +17.23%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Hounslow

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hounslow

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hounslow over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Hounslow

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hounslow

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Isleworth - 59 £540 - 7
Chiswick +3 28 £500 +10.86%
Osterley +1 16 £520 +18.86%
Feltham 0 7 £420 -6.67% 4
Brentford - 7 £400 - 1
Agile Software Development
West London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 70 (59.32%) TDD
2 51 (43.22%) Java
3 49 (41.53%) Pair Programming
3 49 (41.53%) BDD
4 44 (37.29%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (36.44%) Web Services
6 42 (35.59%) RESTful
7 39 (33.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 38 (32.20%) NoSQL
9 36 (30.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 34 (28.81%) Test Automation
11 33 (27.97%) Cucumber
12 32 (27.12%) Git (software)
13 31 (26.27%) High Availability
13 31 (26.27%) Software Engineering
13 31 (26.27%) Scrum
13 31 (26.27%) User Stories
14 30 (25.42%) CSS
15 29 (24.58%) JavaScript
15 29 (24.58%) Acceptance Criteria
16 27 (22.88%) Unix
17 26 (22.03%) Spring
18 24 (20.34%) Scala
18 24 (20.34%) SQL
19 23 (19.49%) Kanban
20 22 (18.64%) Groovy
20 22 (18.64%) Open Source
20 22 (18.64%) HTML
20 22 (18.64%) JUnit
21 21 (17.80%) Mockito

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 14 (11.86%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (7.63%) Apache
3 4 (3.39%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.54%) CMS
4 3 (2.54%) Confluence
5 2 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.85%) InVision
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.69%) BrowserStack
3 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) HTTP
2 9 (7.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) Broadband
3 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.20%) NoSQL
2 19 (16.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (11.86%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.39%) RavenDB
6 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (27.97%) Cucumber
2 32 (27.12%) Git (software)
3 22 (18.64%) JUnit
4 21 (17.80%) Mockito
5 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
6 13 (11.02%) IntelliJ
7 11 (9.32%) Gradle
8 9 (7.63%) JMeter
9 6 (5.08%) Appium
10 5 (4.24%) JIRA
11 4 (3.39%) Calabash
11 4 (3.39%) Jasmine
11 4 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (3.39%) Subversion
11 4 (3.39%) TeamCity
11 4 (3.39%) Xcode
12 3 (2.54%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (2.54%) Selenium
13 2 (1.69%) Hudson
13 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (12.71%) Games
2 8 (6.78%) Finance
3 2 (1.69%) Back Office
3 2 (1.69%) Publishing
3 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Electronics
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (69.49%) Developer
2 29 (24.58%) Java Developer
3 22 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 20 (16.95%) React Developer
5 17 (14.41%) Project Manager
6 15 (12.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Developer in Test
8 7 (5.93%) Implementation Manager
8 7 (5.93%) Implementation Project Manager
8 7 (5.93%) Project Implementation Manager
8 7 (5.93%) Scala Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Senior Manager
8 7 (5.93%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (5.93%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Agile Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (5.08%) IT Manager
9 6 (5.08%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Transformation Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.44%) Web Services
2 42 (35.59%) RESTful
3 30 (25.42%) CSS
4 26 (22.03%) Spring
5 22 (18.64%) HTML
6 21 (17.80%) Dropwizard
7 20 (16.95%) CSS3
7 20 (16.95%) HTML5
8 19 (16.10%) REST
9 15 (12.71%) React
10 13 (11.02%) Grails
11 12 (10.17%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (10.17%) Redux
12 11 (9.32%) .NET
12 11 (9.32%) AngularJS
13 10 (8.47%) Node.js
14 9 (7.63%) Guice
14 9 (7.63%) JSON
14 9 (7.63%) Ratpack
14 9 (7.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Video on Demand
2 12 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.63%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.63%) Video\Live Streaming
4 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.08%) Over-the-Top Content
6 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.54%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.54%) User Experience
9 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.85%) Blog
10 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.85%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.85%) iPad
10 1 (0.85%) iPhone
10 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.85%) Media Streaming
10 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.88%) Unix
2 16 (13.56%) Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Windows
4 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (59.32%) TDD
2 49 (41.53%) BDD
2 49 (41.53%) Pair Programming
3 44 (37.29%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (33.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 36 (30.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 34 (28.81%) Test Automation
7 31 (26.27%) High Availability
7 31 (26.27%) Scrum
7 31 (26.27%) Software Engineering
7 31 (26.27%) User Stories
8 29 (24.58%) Acceptance Criteria
9 23 (19.49%) Kanban
10 22 (18.64%) Open Source
11 19 (16.10%) Microservices
12 16 (13.56%) DevOps
12 16 (13.56%) Waterfall
13 15 (12.71%) Domain-Driven Design
13 15 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (12.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (43.22%) Java
2 29 (24.58%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.34%) Scala
3 24 (20.34%) SQL
4 22 (18.64%) Groovy
5 18 (15.25%) Shell Script
6 17 (14.41%) Python
7 14 (11.86%) Ruby
8 12 (10.17%) Bash Shell
8 12 (10.17%) Kotlin
9 10 (8.47%) C#
10 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.24%) Apple Swift
12 4 (3.39%) C
12 4 (3.39%) PHP
13 3 (2.54%) C++
13 3 (2.54%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.69%) ES6
14 2 (1.69%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.85%) JSX
Qualifications
1 14 (11.86%) Degree
2 8 (6.78%) PMP
3 6 (5.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.69%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.56%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) PMO
3 2 (1.69%) GCP
3 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (11.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) Grafana
2 13 (11.02%) Kubernetes
3 12 (10.17%) Kibana
3 12 (10.17%) logstash
4 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.69%) Terraform
5 1 (0.85%) Ansible
5 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Splunk
2 12 (10.17%) AppDynamics
3 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.39%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle
6 2 (1.69%) Capita
6 2 (1.69%) New Relic
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.85%) Cadence
7 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) JDA
7 1 (0.85%) Sybase
7 1 (0.85%) VMware
7 1 (0.85%) Workday
7 1 (0.85%) Zend