Period
to 9 August 2020

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 6 months to 9 August 2020 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
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 59 264 312
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.95% 24.11% 20.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.43% 27.08% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 139 176
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £311 £313
90th Percentile £519 £606 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £438 £433
% change year-on-year -2.86% +1.16% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £66.00 £40.84 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.63% -25.75% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £66.00 £37.00 £51.25
% change year-on-year +78.38% -27.80% +76.72%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 359 975 1,275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 84.87% 89.04% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 575 721
Median daily rate £453 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £312 £275 £225
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 43 59
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £13.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +19.39% -1.29%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.80 £9.24
90th Percentile £43.40 £38.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate £16.75 £18.00 £14.47
% change year-on-year -6.94% +24.42% -6.66%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 9 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 20 (33.90%) SQL
2 19 (32.20%) Scrum
2 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
2 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
3 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (28.81%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (27.12%) Web Services
4 16 (27.12%) HTML
4 16 (27.12%) Java
4 16 (27.12%) Migration
4 16 (27.12%) Waterfall
5 14 (23.73%) Oracle
6 13 (22.03%) XML
6 13 (22.03%) Finance
7 12 (20.34%) AWS
8 11 (18.64%) JIRA
8 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
8 11 (18.64%) MVC
8 11 (18.64%) Windows
8 11 (18.64%) C#
9 10 (16.95%) .NET
9 10 (16.95%) SOAP
9 10 (16.95%) CSS
9 10 (16.95%) Project Management
9 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
9 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
9 10 (16.95%) Web Development
9 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
10 9 (15.25%) Automotive

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 8 (13.56%) IIS
2 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.08%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.69%) Appian
5 1 (1.69%) OpenWhisk
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.78%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) AWS
2 7 (11.86%) Azure
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.08%) npm
3 3 (5.08%) PaaS
4 2 (3.39%) Office 365
4 2 (3.39%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.39%) SaaS
4 2 (3.39%) Serverless
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.69%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.69%) GitHub
5 1 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) MySQL
3 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.17%) DB2
4 6 (10.17%) DB2 UDB
5 4 (6.78%) Essbase
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Smart View
6 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.39%) Power BI
8 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.69%) Big Data
8 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.69%) MS Access
8 1 (1.69%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
1 11 (18.64%) JIRA
2 7 (11.86%) Ant
2 7 (11.86%) Selenium
3 6 (10.17%) Eclipse
3 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.47%) JUnit
5 4 (6.78%) Mocha
6 3 (5.08%) Grunt
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (5.08%) webpack
7 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.69%) PhantomJS
8 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Automotive
3 5 (8.47%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Applications Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Administrator
5 4 (6.78%) Hyperion Administrator
5 4 (6.78%) Product Owner
5 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Digital Product Owner
6 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce Product Owner
6 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) HTML
1 16 (27.12%) Web Services
2 13 (22.03%) XML
3 10 (16.95%) .NET
3 10 (16.95%) CSS
3 10 (16.95%) SOAP
4 8 (13.56%) Node.js
5 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.86%) Entity Framework
5 7 (11.86%) Middleware
6 6 (10.17%) JSP
6 6 (10.17%) LDAP
6 6 (10.17%) LINQ
6 6 (10.17%) SailPoint
6 6 (10.17%) Servlets
6 6 (10.17%) XSL
7 5 (8.47%) RESTful
8 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.78%) Electron Framework
9 3 (5.08%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (10.17%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.78%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.69%) CESG
5 1 (1.69%) PMI
5 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Unix
4 4 (6.78%) Android
4 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Scrum
2 17 (28.81%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (27.12%) Migration
3 16 (27.12%) Waterfall
4 11 (18.64%) MVC
5 10 (16.95%) Project Management
5 10 (16.95%) Web Development
6 9 (15.25%) ERP
6 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.86%) CRM
7 7 (11.86%) Data Migration
7 7 (11.86%) DevOps
7 7 (11.86%) Project Delivery
8 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.17%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (10.17%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) SQL
2 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.12%) Java
4 11 (18.64%) C#
5 7 (11.86%) C
5 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
6 6 (10.17%) BeanShell
6 6 (10.17%) Bourne shell
6 6 (10.17%) Korn
6 6 (10.17%) Perl
6 6 (10.17%) Python
6 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.78%) PHP
8 3 (5.08%) Apple Swift
8 3 (5.08%) ES6
8 3 (5.08%) Kotlin
8 3 (5.08%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.39%) Java 8
10 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) MCAD
2 6 (10.17%) MCITP
2 6 (10.17%) MCPD
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.47%) Degree
3 5 (8.47%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.78%) ACCA
4 4 (6.78%) CIMA
4 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) ISEB
6 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.39%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CAPM
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.17%) RACF
2 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Terraform
2 1 (1.69%) Ansible
2 1 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.78%) Hyperion
5 3 (5.08%) Capita
5 3 (5.08%) OutSystems
5 3 (5.08%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.39%) Pega
6 2 (3.39%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) Talend
7 1 (1.69%) TIBCO