Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 98 68 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 28.49% 29.18% 19.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.24% 34.17% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 44 51
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £495 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% +5.32% +11.90%
10th Percentile £400 £399 £325
90th Percentile £618 £575 £594
West London median daily rate £500 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £55.00
West London median hourly rate £42.67 £115.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -62.90% +109.09% +37.50%

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 304 199 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 88.37% 85.41% 88.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 101 174
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £425 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -3.95% +7.27%
10th Percentile £235 £225 £263
90th Percentile £625 £551 £575
West London median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 10
Hounslow median hourly rate £27.50 £15.49 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.56% -31.92% +22.97%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £15.89
90th Percentile £44.38 £114.38 £58.91
West London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £17.95
% change year-on-year +20.97% +72.70% -5.53%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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
Chiswick +1 26 £475 -
Brentford +7 25 £515 +21.18% 3
Isleworth -1 25 £513 -0.97% 7
Osterley 0 9 £450 -
Feltham -2 8 £450 -16.28% 6
Agile Software Development
West London

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 43 (43.88%) TDD
2 35 (35.71%) Scrum
3 34 (34.69%) Java
4 33 (33.67%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (33.67%) Test Automation
5 31 (31.63%) BDD
6 28 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 26 (26.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (24.49%) REST
9 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
9 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
9 20 (20.41%) Pair Programming
10 19 (19.39%) Software Engineering
11 18 (18.37%) Kanban
12 17 (17.35%) Spring
13 16 (16.33%) Web Services
13 16 (16.33%) User Stories
14 15 (15.31%) DevOps
14 15 (15.31%) Microservices
14 15 (15.31%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (15.31%) .NET
15 14 (14.29%) JUnit
15 14 (14.29%) RESTful
15 14 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (14.29%) Cucumber
15 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (13.27%) Acceptance Criteria
16 13 (13.27%) Docker
16 13 (13.27%) Mockito
16 13 (13.27%) Unix

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 7 (7.14%) Apache
2 4 (4.08%) Confluence
3 3 (3.06%) CMS
4 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Magento
1 2 (2.04%) Social Studio
1 2 (2.04%) Sprinklr
2 1 (1.02%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.10%) Akamai
4 2 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.04%) GitHub
4 2 (2.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (2.04%) Yammer
5 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.02%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.02%) IaaS
5 1 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) HTTP
2 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (8.16%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.10%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.08%) Big Data
6 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.06%) MySQL
6 3 (3.06%) Power BI
6 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.02%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.02%) OLAP
7 1 (1.02%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 14 (14.29%) JUnit
4 13 (13.27%) Mockito
5 10 (10.20%) JIRA
5 10 (10.20%) SoapUI
6 8 (8.16%) Gradle
6 8 (8.16%) SpecFlow
7 7 (7.14%) WebDriver
8 6 (6.12%) Gatling
8 6 (6.12%) Maven
9 4 (4.08%) JMeter
9 4 (4.08%) Selenium
10 3 (3.06%) CircleCI
10 3 (3.06%) NUnit
11 2 (2.04%) Hudson
11 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (10.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (9.18%) Finance
3 8 (8.16%) Games
4 4 (4.08%) Marketing
5 2 (2.04%) Legal
5 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (44.90%) Developer
2 20 (20.41%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.27%) Tester
4 12 (12.24%) Agile Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Agile Java Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Automation Tester
6 6 (6.12%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.10%) Scrum Master
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Java Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Product Owner
8 4 (4.08%) Scala Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.06%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Big Data Developer
9 3 (3.06%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.06%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.49%) REST
2 17 (17.35%) Spring
3 16 (16.33%) Web Services
4 15 (15.31%) .NET
5 14 (14.29%) RESTful
6 9 (9.18%) CSS
6 9 (9.18%) HTML
6 9 (9.18%) Node.js
6 9 (9.18%) Spring Boot
7 8 (8.16%) React
8 6 (6.12%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.10%) Dropwizard
9 5 (5.10%) jQuery
9 5 (5.10%) SOAP
10 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.08%) OAuth
10 4 (4.08%) OpenID
10 4 (4.08%) Play Framework
10 4 (4.08%) spray
10 4 (4.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Over-the-Top Content
2 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Video on Demand
3 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.12%) Video\Live Streaming
5 5 (5.10%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.10%) User Experience
6 4 (4.08%) FMCG
6 4 (4.08%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.04%) CESG
8 2 (2.04%) Chromecast
8 2 (2.04%) IPTV
9 1 (1.02%) Apple TV
9 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.02%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (1.02%) PlayStation
9 1 (1.02%) STB
9 1 (1.02%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
1 13 (13.27%) Unix
2 3 (3.06%) Android
3 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.88%) TDD
2 35 (35.71%) Scrum
3 33 (33.67%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (33.67%) Test Automation
4 31 (31.63%) BDD
5 26 (26.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (20.41%) Pair Programming
7 19 (19.39%) Software Engineering
8 18 (18.37%) Kanban
9 16 (16.33%) User Stories
10 15 (15.31%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (15.31%) DevOps
10 15 (15.31%) Microservices
11 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (13.27%) Acceptance Criteria
13 12 (12.24%) Coaching
13 12 (12.24%) Project Management
14 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
15 10 (10.20%) High Availability
15 10 (10.20%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.69%) Java
2 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.24%) Java 8
3 12 (12.24%) SQL
4 9 (9.18%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.16%) Python
5 8 (8.16%) Ruby
5 8 (8.16%) Scala
6 5 (5.10%) C#
6 5 (5.10%) Groovy
7 4 (4.08%) C++
7 4 (4.08%) Perl
8 2 (2.04%) Kotlin
8 2 (2.04%) PHP
8 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) ES6
9 1 (1.02%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) CISA
2 3 (3.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.04%) CISM
3 2 (2.04%) CISSP
3 2 (2.04%) CSSLP
4 1 (1.02%) CRISC
4 1 (1.02%) ISEB
4 1 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.02%) PMP
4 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) PMO
3 2 (2.04%) GxP
4 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (13.27%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) Varnish
3 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.18%) Ansible
3 5 (5.10%) Prometheus
4 4 (4.08%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (4.08%) Terraform
5 3 (3.06%) Grafana
6 2 (2.04%) Kibana
6 2 (2.04%) logstash
6 2 (2.04%) Puppet
7 1 (1.02%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.02%) Icinga
7 1 (1.02%) Mesos
7 1 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) SAP
3 3 (3.06%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.04%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.04%) Splunk
5 1 (1.02%) Apple
5 1 (1.02%) Capita
5 1 (1.02%) Google
5 1 (1.02%) HP
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle
5 1 (1.02%) Samsung
5 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.02%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (1.02%) Sony
5 1 (1.02%) Sun