Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 17 January 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
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +17
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 48 77 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 18.75% 24.52% 13.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.72% 29.84% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 27
Middlesex median daily rate £475 £450 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +30.43% -13.75%
10th Percentile £401 £338 £263
90th Percentile £500 £575 £484
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +12.50%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 221 258 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 86.33% 82.17% 82.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 157 119
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £270
90th Percentile £529 £538 £518
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 15
Middlesex median hourly rate £32.50 £28.75 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -34.66% +25.71%
10th Percentile £31.25 £19.88 £16.85
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Middlesex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Middlesex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Middlesex over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Middlesex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (43.75%) AngularJS
3 17 (35.42%) HTML
3 17 (35.42%) OO
4 16 (33.33%) CSS
4 16 (33.33%) React
5 14 (29.17%) jQuery
6 13 (27.08%) XHTML
7 11 (22.92%) TDD
8 8 (16.67%) Scrum
9 7 (14.58%) Code Coverage
9 7 (14.58%) Project Management
9 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Kanban
10 6 (12.50%) Analytics
11 5 (10.42%) Node.js
11 5 (10.42%) TypeScript
11 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
11 5 (10.42%) Internet
12 4 (8.33%) SQL
12 4 (8.33%) Finance
12 4 (8.33%) Web Analytics
12 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
12 4 (8.33%) Mocha
12 4 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
12 4 (8.33%) DevOps
12 4 (8.33%) User Experience
12 4 (8.33%) Jasmine
13 3 (6.25%) Isomorphic JavaScript

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Jasmine
1 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (8.33%) Mocha
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) Gradle
2 3 (6.25%) Hudson
2 3 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (35.42%) UI Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Angular Developer
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Product Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Product Owner
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Product Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Salesforce Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Product Owner
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Digital Product Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Digital Product Owner
9 1 (2.08%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) AngularJS
2 17 (35.42%) HTML
3 16 (33.33%) CSS
3 16 (33.33%) React
4 14 (29.17%) jQuery
5 13 (27.08%) XHTML
6 5 (10.42%) Node.js
7 3 (6.25%) RESTful
7 3 (6.25%) Spring
7 3 (6.25%) Spring Boot
8 2 (4.17%) .NET
8 2 (4.17%) Angular 2
8 2 (4.17%) REST
8 2 (4.17%) Silverlight
9 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.08%) HTML5
9 1 (2.08%) JPA
9 1 (2.08%) Play Framework
9 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) OO
2 11 (22.92%) TDD
3 8 (16.67%) Scrum
4 7 (14.58%) Code Coverage
4 7 (14.58%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Analytics
5 6 (12.50%) Kanban
6 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.33%) DevOps
7 4 (8.33%) Web Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) BDD
8 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.25%) Isomorphic JavaScript
8 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.25%) SEO
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.42%) TypeScript
3 4 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) ES6
5 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) CAPM
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) WAI
2 1 (2.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
1 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) ClickTale