Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 122 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 39.10% 17.94% 14.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.19% 20.69% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 50 32
Hounslow median daily rate £525 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -2.89%
10th Percentile £375 £323 £307
90th Percentile £600 £594 £484
West London median daily rate £503 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +7.49% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - £55.00 -
West London median hourly rate - £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -4.44% +181.25%

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 270 261 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 86.54% 86.71% 80.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 156 194
Hounslow median daily rate £490 £440 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.36% +5.39% -0.60%
10th Percentile £297 £231 £277
90th Percentile £588 £567 £513
West London median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 10
Hounslow median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.26% +19.48% -45.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £16.18
90th Percentile £122.90 £65.94 £33.08
West London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £21.75
% change year-on-year +5.75% - +35.94%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 - 51 £525 - 6
Osterley 0 19 £446 -0.89%
Brentford +9 13 £425 -15.00% 1
Chiswick +3 13 £527 +24.00%
Feltham -4 11 £544 +12.40% 6
Agile Software Development
West London

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 52 (42.62%) TDD
2 41 (33.61%) Java
3 38 (31.15%) Pair Programming
4 37 (30.33%) RESTful
5 36 (29.51%) BDD
6 35 (28.69%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (26.23%) NoSQL
8 30 (24.59%) Web Services
9 28 (22.95%) CSS
9 28 (22.95%) Scrum
9 28 (22.95%) User Stories
10 27 (22.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (22.13%) Git (software)
11 26 (21.31%) Test Automation
12 24 (19.67%) Python
13 23 (18.85%) Unix
13 23 (18.85%) JavaScript
14 22 (18.03%) SQL
14 22 (18.03%) Acceptance Criteria
15 21 (17.21%) High Availability
15 21 (17.21%) Continuous Delivery
16 20 (16.39%) HTML
16 20 (16.39%) Kanban
16 20 (16.39%) Waterfall
17 18 (14.75%) Cucumber
17 18 (14.75%) DevOps
17 18 (14.75%) Scala
17 18 (14.75%) Linux
18 17 (13.93%) Docker
18 17 (13.93%) Apache Cassandra

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 5 (4.10%) Apache
1 5 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.28%) CMS
3 2 (1.64%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.82%) Confluence
4 1 (0.82%) Drupal
4 1 (0.82%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.82%) nginx
4 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.28%) InVision
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.46%) Flinto
3 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.28%) GitHub
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.46%) Slack
4 1 (0.82%) SaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.82%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) HTTP
1 7 (5.74%) Internet
2 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.82%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.82%) DVB
3 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.23%) NoSQL
2 17 (13.93%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (7.38%) MySQL
4 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.46%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.82%) Big Data
9 1 (0.82%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.82%) HBase
9 1 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 27 (22.13%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.75%) Cucumber
3 16 (13.11%) JUnit
4 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.20%) Mockito
6 9 (7.38%) JIRA
7 7 (5.74%) Calabash
8 6 (4.92%) Appium
8 6 (4.92%) Gradle
8 6 (4.92%) JMeter
9 5 (4.10%) IntelliJ
9 5 (4.10%) Subversion
9 5 (4.10%) Xcode
10 4 (3.28%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.64%) Axure RP
12 2 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (1.64%) Protractor
12 2 (1.64%) Selenium
13 1 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 14 (11.48%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Games
3 10 (8.20%) Marketing
4 5 (4.10%) Electronics
4 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.64%) Back Office
6 2 (1.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (60.66%) Developer
2 24 (19.67%) Java Developer
3 21 (17.21%) Senior Developer
4 13 (10.66%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (5.74%) Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) Developer in Test
7 6 (4.92%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Python Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Ruby Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Senior Manager
8 5 (4.10%) Designer
8 5 (4.10%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.10%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (4.10%) Scala Developer
8 5 (4.10%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (3.28%) Consultant
9 4 (3.28%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.33%) RESTful
2 30 (24.59%) Web Services
3 28 (22.95%) CSS
4 20 (16.39%) HTML
5 15 (12.30%) HTML5
5 15 (12.30%) Spring
6 14 (11.48%) CSS3
7 12 (9.84%) React
8 11 (9.02%) JSON
9 10 (8.20%) AngularJS
9 10 (8.20%) Dropwizard
9 10 (8.20%) Node.js
10 9 (7.38%) Redux
11 8 (6.56%) XML
12 7 (5.74%) Gherkin
12 7 (5.74%) REST
12 7 (5.74%) Velocity
13 6 (4.92%) .NET
13 6 (4.92%) Grails
13 6 (4.92%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.38%) Video on Demand
3 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.74%) Blog
4 7 (5.74%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.74%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (5.74%) User Experience
4 7 (5.74%) Video\Live Streaming
5 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.10%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.28%) STB
8 3 (2.46%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.46%) Digital TV
8 3 (2.46%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (1.64%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.64%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.64%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.85%) Unix
2 18 (14.75%) Linux
3 6 (4.92%) Windows
4 4 (3.28%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.46%) Android
5 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.62%) TDD
2 38 (31.15%) Pair Programming
3 36 (29.51%) BDD
4 35 (28.69%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (22.95%) Scrum
5 28 (22.95%) User Stories
6 27 (22.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (21.31%) Test Automation
8 22 (18.03%) Acceptance Criteria
9 21 (17.21%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (17.21%) High Availability
10 20 (16.39%) Kanban
10 20 (16.39%) Waterfall
11 18 (14.75%) DevOps
12 16 (13.11%) Analytics
12 16 (13.11%) Microservices
12 16 (13.11%) Software Engineering
13 15 (12.30%) Front End Development
14 12 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.61%) Java
2 24 (19.67%) Python
3 23 (18.85%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.03%) SQL
5 18 (14.75%) Scala
6 14 (11.48%) Ruby
6 14 (11.48%) Shell Script
7 11 (9.02%) Groovy
8 5 (4.10%) Apple Swift
8 5 (4.10%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.10%) C#
8 5 (4.10%) Go
8 5 (4.10%) Kotlin
8 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.28%) PHP
10 3 (2.46%) C
10 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.64%) C++
11 2 (1.64%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) Degree
2 14 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.74%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.74%) PMP
5 3 (2.46%) ISEB
6 2 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) QA
2 8 (6.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.46%) GDPR
3 3 (2.46%) PMO
4 2 (1.64%) WCAG
5 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (12.30%) Kubernetes
2 9 (7.38%) Kibana
2 9 (7.38%) logstash
3 5 (4.10%) Grafana
3 5 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.28%) Prometheus
5 3 (2.46%) Puppet
6 1 (0.82%) Ansible
6 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.82%) Nagios
6 1 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (7.38%) AppDynamics
1 9 (7.38%) Splunk
2 7 (5.74%) Xamarin
3 6 (4.92%) Progress
4 5 (4.10%) Apple
4 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle
5 4 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.28%) SAP
6 3 (2.46%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.64%) Capita
7 2 (1.64%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.64%) VMware
8 1 (0.82%) Cadence
8 1 (0.82%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.82%) IBM
8 1 (0.82%) Perforce
8 1 (0.82%) Qualys
8 1 (0.82%) Tableau
8 1 (0.82%) Zend