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 3 months to 26 April 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 24 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 23.53% 15.82% 6.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.67% 18.94% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 7
Median daily rate £481 £406 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% +35.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £385
% change year-on-year +1.81% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +1.77% +20.71%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 90 132 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 88.24% 83.54% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 104 72
Median daily rate £420 £410 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +5.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £569 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £48.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.34% +7.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 26 April 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 16 (29.09%) HTML
2 15 (27.27%) Scrum
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) HTML5
4 11 (20.00%) TDD
5 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.36%) SQL
5 9 (16.36%) Java
5 9 (16.36%) Oracle
5 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
5 9 (16.36%) .NET
5 9 (16.36%) CSS
5 9 (16.36%) Node.js
6 8 (14.55%) Degree
7 7 (12.73%) STB
7 7 (12.73%) C
7 7 (12.73%) MVC
7 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
7 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
8 6 (10.91%) REST
8 6 (10.91%) User Stories
8 6 (10.91%) Finance
8 6 (10.91%) C++
8 6 (10.91%) Digital TV
8 6 (10.91%) DVB
8 6 (10.91%) SOA
8 6 (10.91%) MPEG
8 6 (10.91%) HTTP
8 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
9 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering

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 4 (7.27%) Mule
1 4 (7.27%) Mule ESB
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) GitHub
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Force.com
4 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) DVB
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) Intranet
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.27%) Big Data
3 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) HBase
5 2 (3.64%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.82%) Mockito
3 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Legal
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Project Manager
3 8 (14.55%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Excel Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.27%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.27%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) HTML
2 12 (21.82%) HTML5
3 9 (16.36%) .NET
3 9 (16.36%) CSS
3 9 (16.36%) Node.js
4 6 (10.91%) REST
5 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.09%) CSS3
5 5 (9.09%) Spring
5 5 (9.09%) Web Services
6 4 (7.27%) Java EE
7 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.64%) jQuery
8 2 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.64%) Sass
9 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.82%) JSON
9 1 (1.82%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.82%) Spring Security
9 1 (1.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) STB
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.91%) Digital TV
2 6 (10.91%) MPEG
3 3 (5.45%) Reference Data
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) CMDB
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) CentOS
2 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Scrum
2 11 (20.00%) TDD
3 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.73%) MVC
5 6 (10.91%) SOA
5 6 (10.91%) User Stories
6 5 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.27%) Kanban
7 4 (7.27%) OO
7 4 (7.27%) Service Management
7 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps
8 3 (5.45%) Master Data Management
8 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.36%) Java
2 9 (16.36%) SQL
3 7 (12.73%) C
4 6 (10.91%) C++
5 3 (5.45%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.82%) C#
7 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.82%) R
7 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PMO
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
1 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.64%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (3.64%) Tableau
4 1 (1.82%) ClickTale
4 1 (1.82%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.82%) Concur
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
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