The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 7 5
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 217 98 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.89% 14.96% 15.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.07% 17.92% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 46 92
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £370 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.23
% change year-on-year +2.36% +13.49%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 637 547 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.82% 83.51% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 308 392
Median daily rate £400 £406 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 155 (39.44%) Java
2 137 (34.86%) Scrum
3 115 (29.26%) Finance
4 105 (26.72%) Banking
5 92 (23.41%) Jenkins
6 87 (22.14%) Git (software)
7 85 (21.63%) TDD
7 85 (21.63%) JavaScript
8 71 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (17.81%) Spring
10 68 (17.30%) HTML
11 65 (16.54%) REST
12 61 (15.52%) AngularJS
13 60 (15.27%) Test Automation
14 59 (15.01%) JIRA
15 58 (14.76%) Node.js
15 58 (14.76%) SQL
15 58 (14.76%) Microservices
16 57 (14.50%) CSS
17 56 (14.25%) DevOps
18 51 (12.98%) Security Cleared
19 49 (12.47%) MongoDB
20 48 (12.21%) Microsoft
21 46 (11.70%) SOAP
22 45 (11.45%) Web Services
23 44 (11.20%) SC Cleared
23 44 (11.20%) RESTful
24 43 (10.94%) CRM
25 42 (10.69%) Windows
25 42 (10.69%) IBM

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 20 (5.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (3.31%) Confluence
3 11 (2.80%) Apache Spark
4 10 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.29%) Apache
6 8 (2.04%) Drupal
6 8 (2.04%) IIS
7 7 (1.78%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.78%) CMS
8 6 (1.53%) Alfresco
8 6 (1.53%) Liferay
8 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.02%) JBoss
9 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.76%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.76%) LiveCycle
10 3 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.76%) Staffware
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.25%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.87%) OpenShift
3 22 (5.60%) PaaS
4 15 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.53%) Bluemix
5 6 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.53%) GitHub
5 6 (1.53%) IBM Cloud
5 6 (1.53%) Office 365
5 6 (1.53%) SaaS
6 4 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.51%) Google Checkout
7 2 (0.51%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.65%) Internet
2 9 (2.29%) NAS
2 9 (2.29%) SAN
3 6 (1.53%) LDAP
4 5 (1.27%) Intranet
5 4 (1.02%) Firewall
5 4 (1.02%) WAN
6 1 (0.25%) ATM
6 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.47%) MongoDB
2 28 (7.12%) Big Data
3 23 (5.85%) Hadoop
3 23 (5.85%) SQL Server
4 19 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (3.82%) Redis
6 11 (2.80%) Impala
6 11 (2.80%) MySQL
7 10 (2.54%) Apache Hive
7 10 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.04%) Sqoop
9 7 (1.78%) DB2
9 7 (1.78%) HBase
10 6 (1.53%) Geospatial Data
10 6 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 92 (23.41%) Jenkins
2 87 (22.14%) Git (software)
3 59 (15.01%) JIRA
4 34 (8.65%) Selenium
5 21 (5.34%) GitLab
6 17 (4.33%) Protractor
7 16 (4.07%) JUnit
8 15 (3.82%) Maven
9 14 (3.56%) Calabash
10 13 (3.31%) Gradle
10 13 (3.31%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (3.31%) Mocha
10 13 (3.31%) Visual Studio
11 11 (2.80%) Cucumber
11 11 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
12 8 (2.04%) Bitbucket
12 8 (2.04%) git-flow
12 8 (2.04%) TeamCity
12 8 (2.04%) WebDriver
13 7 (1.78%) SonarQube
General
1 115 (29.26%) Finance
2 105 (26.72%) Banking
3 34 (8.65%) Retail
4 14 (3.56%) Corporate Banking
5 9 (2.29%) Marketing
6 7 (1.78%) Automotive
7 5 (1.27%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.02%) German Language
8 4 (1.02%) Law
9 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Electronics
10 2 (0.51%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (42.49%) Developer
2 65 (16.54%) Java Developer
3 49 (12.47%) Analyst
4 37 (9.41%) Architect
5 29 (7.38%) Tester
6 27 (6.87%) Business Analyst
7 26 (6.62%) Automation Tester
8 19 (4.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 18 (4.58%) Project Manager
10 17 (4.33%) Technical Architect
11 16 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (4.07%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.56%) Agile Developer
12 14 (3.56%) Full Stack Developer
13 13 (3.31%) Digital Analyst
13 13 (3.31%) iOS Developer
13 13 (3.31%) QA Tester
14 12 (3.05%) Angular Developer
14 12 (3.05%) CRM Developer
14 12 (3.05%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (17.81%) Spring
2 68 (17.30%) HTML
3 65 (16.54%) REST
4 61 (15.52%) AngularJS
5 58 (14.76%) Node.js
6 57 (14.50%) CSS
7 46 (11.70%) SOAP
8 45 (11.45%) Web Services
9 44 (11.20%) RESTful
10 36 (9.16%) HTML5
11 31 (7.89%) JSON
12 30 (7.63%) XML
13 29 (7.38%) Spring Boot
14 27 (6.87%) .NET
15 26 (6.62%) CSS3
16 25 (6.36%) Java EE
17 21 (5.34%) Hibernate
18 20 (5.09%) Swagger
19 19 (4.83%) jQuery
20 16 (4.07%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.12%) Mobile App
3 25 (6.36%) User Experience
4 16 (4.07%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.82%) Online Banking
6 13 (3.31%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.54%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.29%) Mobile Banking
10 7 (1.78%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.27%) Clustering
11 5 (1.27%) DataPower
12 3 (0.76%) Fintech
12 3 (0.76%) iPad
13 2 (0.51%) e-Health
13 2 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
14 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.25%) IVR
14 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 42 (10.69%) Windows
2 32 (8.14%) Linux
3 24 (6.11%) Android
3 24 (6.11%) Apple iOS
4 19 (4.83%) Unix
5 11 (2.80%) Windows 10
5 11 (2.80%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.78%) Windows Vista
7 6 (1.53%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.53%) Solaris
8 4 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.76%) zOS
10 2 (0.51%) AIX
10 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (34.86%) Scrum
2 85 (21.63%) TDD
3 71 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (15.27%) Test Automation
5 58 (14.76%) Microservices
6 56 (14.25%) DevOps
7 43 (10.94%) CRM
8 39 (9.92%) Project Management
9 38 (9.67%) SOA
10 35 (8.91%) BDD
11 33 (8.40%) Waterfall
12 30 (7.63%) Kanban
12 30 (7.63%) Open Source
12 30 (7.63%) SDLC
13 29 (7.38%) API Development
13 29 (7.38%) OO
14 25 (6.36%) Continuous Delivery
15 24 (6.11%) Software Engineering
15 24 (6.11%) User Stories
16 22 (5.60%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 155 (39.44%) Java
2 85 (21.63%) JavaScript
3 58 (14.76%) SQL
4 41 (10.43%) Ruby
5 31 (7.89%) Python
6 23 (5.85%) Apple Swift
7 19 (4.83%) C#
8 17 (4.33%) Go
9 15 (3.82%) Scala
10 13 (3.31%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.05%) Perl
12 10 (2.54%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.54%) VB
13 5 (1.27%) ES6
13 5 (1.27%) PHP
14 4 (1.02%) C++
14 4 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.02%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.76%) ECMAScript
15 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (12.98%) Security Cleared
2 44 (11.20%) SC Cleared
3 28 (7.12%) DV Cleared
4 18 (4.58%) Degree
5 15 (3.82%) ISEB
6 7 (1.78%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.53%) MCSE
7 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.02%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.76%) APMG
9 3 (0.76%) MCITP
10 2 (0.51%) CISM
10 2 (0.51%) CISSP
10 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.51%) PMP
10 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.91%) QA
2 8 (2.04%) PMO
3 2 (0.51%) COBIT
3 2 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 27 (6.87%) Docker
2 12 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.04%) HDFS
4 7 (1.78%) Apache Flume
4 7 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.51%) XenApp
7 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (6.36%) Ansible
2 7 (1.78%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (1.78%) SCOM
3 6 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.27%) SCCM
5 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (1.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.76%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.76%) Oozie
7 2 (0.51%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.51%) Marathon
7 2 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 48 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.69%) IBM
3 25 (6.36%) Oracle
4 12 (3.05%) Red Hat
5 11 (2.80%) Citrix
5 11 (2.80%) Remedy
6 10 (2.54%) CA
6 10 (2.54%) Cloudera
6 10 (2.54%) Nimsoft
7 9 (2.29%) Apple
8 8 (2.04%) HP
8 8 (2.04%) VMware
8 8 (2.04%) WSO2
9 7 (1.78%) Google
9 7 (1.78%) Pega
10 6 (1.53%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.53%) OpenText
10 6 (1.53%) Splunk
11 5 (1.27%) Apigee
11 5 (1.27%) MuleSoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
AMS contingency
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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Interact Consulting
Rate: £400
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Neg (Day Rate)
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rullion
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Group
Rate: £549 - £651 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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VASSIT
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People Source Consulting
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