Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 101 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 37.27% 18.34% 18.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.06% 22.79% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 15 40
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.57% +4.70%
10th Percentile £401 £378 £312
90th Percentile £613 £510 £548
West London median daily rate £500 £460 £470
% change year-on-year +8.70% -2.13% +11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate £51.47 - £47.50
West London median hourly rate £48.92 £115.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -57.47% +142.11% +35.71%

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 246 136 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 90.77% 80.47% 88.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 54 166
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £226 £216 £295
90th Percentile £588 £510 £559
West London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Hounslow median hourly rate £39.50 £17.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.71% -17.65% -45.51%
10th Percentile £20.75 £10.40 £15.71
90th Percentile £46.10 £42.75 £52.38
West London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £17.62
% change year-on-year +15.38% +84.45% -11.90%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +3 34 £475 +11.50%
Isleworth 0 33 £540 - 7
Feltham +5 13 £450 - 3
Osterley +1 12 £500 +4.17%
Brentford +9 9 £565 +31.40% 2
Agile Software Development
West London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 59 (58.42%) TDD
2 43 (42.57%) Java
3 40 (39.60%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (39.60%) BDD
4 36 (35.64%) Test Automation
5 30 (29.70%) Pair Programming
6 29 (28.71%) Software Engineering
6 29 (28.71%) Scrum
6 29 (28.71%) REST
7 28 (27.72%) Web Services
8 27 (26.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (25.74%) RESTful
9 26 (25.74%) Spring
9 26 (25.74%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (24.75%) Jenkins
11 24 (23.76%) NoSQL
12 23 (22.77%) Cucumber
13 22 (21.78%) User Stories
13 22 (21.78%) Kanban
13 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
14 21 (20.79%) Acceptance Criteria
15 20 (19.80%) High Availability
16 19 (18.81%) Microservices
17 18 (17.82%) DevOps
17 18 (17.82%) Mockito
17 18 (17.82%) Git (software)
17 18 (17.82%) .NET
17 18 (17.82%) SQL
17 18 (17.82%) JUnit
17 18 (17.82%) 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 11 (10.89%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (8.91%) Apache
3 4 (3.96%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.97%) Confluence
5 2 (1.98%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.98%) CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.98%) BrowserStack
3 2 (1.98%) GitHub
3 2 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.99%) Akamai
4 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.99%) IaaS
4 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) HTTP
2 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.99%) Broadband
3 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.76%) NoSQL
2 14 (13.86%) MongoDB
3 12 (11.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.96%) RavenDB
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.98%) Big Data
5 2 (1.98%) MySQL
6 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.99%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 25 (24.75%) Jenkins
2 23 (22.77%) Cucumber
3 18 (17.82%) Git (software)
3 18 (17.82%) JUnit
3 18 (17.82%) Mockito
4 10 (9.90%) IntelliJ
4 10 (9.90%) SpecFlow
5 9 (8.91%) Gradle
5 9 (8.91%) SoapUI
6 7 (6.93%) JMeter
7 5 (4.95%) JIRA
7 5 (4.95%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.96%) Selenium
8 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.97%) CircleCI
9 3 (2.97%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.98%) Hudson
10 2 (1.98%) NUnit
10 2 (1.98%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.87%) Games
2 4 (3.96%) Finance
3 3 (2.97%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (59.41%) Developer
2 26 (25.74%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.86%) Agile Developer
3 14 (13.86%) Tester
4 13 (12.87%) Agile Java Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Automation Tester
5 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.91%) Project Manager
7 8 (7.92%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.92%) React Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Developer in Test
8 5 (4.95%) Scala Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Implementation Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Implementation Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Java Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Project Implementation Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.71%) REST
2 28 (27.72%) Web Services
3 26 (25.74%) RESTful
3 26 (25.74%) Spring
4 18 (17.82%) .NET
5 16 (15.84%) Dropwizard
6 13 (12.87%) React
7 11 (10.89%) HTML
8 10 (9.90%) AngularJS
8 10 (9.90%) CSS
8 10 (9.90%) Node.js
9 9 (8.91%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (8.91%) Grails
9 9 (8.91%) SOAP
10 8 (7.92%) Spring Boot
11 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (6.93%) CSS3
11 7 (6.93%) HTML5
12 6 (5.94%) JSON
12 6 (5.94%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Greenfield Project
1 11 (10.89%) Video on Demand
2 10 (9.90%) Over-the-Top Content
3 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.94%) Video\Live Streaming
6 3 (2.97%) User Experience
7 2 (1.98%) Chromecast
7 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.98%) FMCG
7 2 (1.98%) IPTV
8 1 (0.99%) Blog
8 1 (0.99%) iPad
8 1 (0.99%) iPhone
8 1 (0.99%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.82%) Unix
2 15 (14.85%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Android
3 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (58.42%) TDD
2 40 (39.60%) BDD
2 40 (39.60%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (35.64%) Test Automation
4 30 (29.70%) Pair Programming
5 29 (28.71%) Scrum
5 29 (28.71%) Software Engineering
6 27 (26.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (25.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 22 (21.78%) Kanban
8 22 (21.78%) User Stories
9 21 (20.79%) Acceptance Criteria
10 20 (19.80%) High Availability
11 19 (18.81%) Microservices
12 18 (17.82%) DevOps
13 17 (16.83%) Open Source
14 12 (11.88%) Unit Testing
15 11 (10.89%) Domain-Driven Design
15 11 (10.89%) Multithreading
16 10 (9.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 43 (42.57%) Java
2 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.82%) SQL
4 16 (15.84%) Groovy
5 15 (14.85%) Scala
6 13 (12.87%) Bash Shell
6 13 (12.87%) Python
7 11 (10.89%) Java 8
7 11 (10.89%) Ruby
8 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
9 9 (8.91%) Kotlin
10 8 (7.92%) C#
11 7 (6.93%) C++
12 4 (3.96%) Perl
13 3 (2.97%) C
13 3 (2.97%) ES6
14 2 (1.98%) PHP
15 1 (0.99%) JSX
15 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.99%) PMP
3 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) GCP
2 2 (1.98%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (12.87%) Docker
2 2 (1.98%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) Grafana
2 10 (9.90%) Kubernetes
3 9 (8.91%) Kibana
3 9 (8.91%) logstash
4 5 (4.95%) Ansible
5 3 (2.97%) Prometheus
5 3 (2.97%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (2.97%) Terraform
6 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Splunk
2 9 (8.91%) AppDynamics
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.98%) New Relic
5 1 (0.99%) Adobe
5 1 (0.99%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.99%) SAP
5 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.99%) Sun
5 1 (0.99%) Workday