The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kidlington 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Oxfordshire / Kidlington
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kidlington 44.44% 30.00% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 44.44% 37.50% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £444 £450 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.38% -15.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year -0.59% +16.95%  

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 Kidlington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kidlington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 18 8 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kidlington 100.00% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Kidlington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kidlington citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Kidlington

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kidlington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Kidlington

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kidlington

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Kidlington region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JBoss
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 7 (63.64%) RESTful
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) Talend
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
5 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
5 5 (45.45%) JPA
5 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 5 (45.45%) ETL
5 5 (45.45%) XML Schema
5 5 (45.45%) Publishing
5 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
5 5 (45.45%) Apache CXF
5 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
8 2 (18.18%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kidlington 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 9 (81.82%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
1 6 (54.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) JBehave
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Mockito
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Integration Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
1 7 (63.64%) Spring
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
3 5 (45.45%) Apache CXF
3 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 5 (45.45%) JPA
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) XML Schema
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Talend
2 1 (9.09%) Siebel