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 27 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.

Agile Software Development
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 179 130 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.29% 17.29% 11.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.69% 20.12% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 76 52
Median daily rate £400 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £556 £500
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 £42.50 £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 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 624 646 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.67% 85.90% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 366 344
Median daily rate £415 £410 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +11.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Milton Keynes

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 104 (34.55%) Scrum
2 91 (30.23%) Java
3 79 (26.25%) Finance
4 62 (20.60%) Security Cleared
5 56 (18.60%) Microsoft
6 54 (17.94%) JavaScript
6 54 (17.94%) Banking
7 51 (16.94%) CSS
8 50 (16.61%) HTML
8 50 (16.61%) SC Cleared
9 48 (15.95%) TDD
10 47 (15.61%) CRM
11 45 (14.95%) Git (software)
12 43 (14.29%) Jenkins
13 39 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (11.96%) SQL
14 36 (11.96%) .NET
15 35 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
16 34 (11.30%) DV Cleared
16 34 (11.30%) Spring
17 33 (10.96%) JIRA
17 33 (10.96%) Waterfall
18 32 (10.63%) Project Management
19 31 (10.30%) Linux
20 29 (9.63%) Oracle
21 28 (9.30%) OO
21 28 (9.30%) AngularJS
22 27 (8.97%) XML
23 26 (8.64%) DevOps
23 26 (8.64%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (2.99%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.33%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.66%) Confluence
4 4 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.33%) SAS
5 3 (1.00%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.00%) IIS
5 3 (1.00%) LiveCycle
5 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.66%) Apache
6 2 (0.66%) Drupal
6 2 (0.66%) JBoss
6 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (2.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.33%) MS Office
2 4 (1.33%) MS Project
2 4 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 35 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.00%) Staffware
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.66%) Magento
4 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.33%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.99%) OpenShift
3 7 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.99%) GitHub
5 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.00%) PaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.66%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.98%) Internet
2 6 (1.99%) Intranet
3 4 (1.33%) LDAP
4 3 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.66%) VLAN
5 2 (0.66%) VoIP
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
6 1 (0.33%) FTP
6 1 (0.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.97%) Big Data
2 19 (6.31%) Hadoop
3 18 (5.98%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.98%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (2.99%) Apache Hive
7 8 (2.66%) Impala
7 8 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.33%) MySQL
8 7 (2.33%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.66%) DB2
11 4 (1.33%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.33%) HBase
11 4 (1.33%) Redis
12 3 (1.00%) Data Lake
12 3 (1.00%) Hazelcast
12 3 (1.00%) Sqoop
13 2 (0.66%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 45 (14.95%) Git (software)
2 43 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 33 (10.96%) JIRA
4 21 (6.98%) Selenium
5 18 (5.98%) Gradle
6 16 (5.32%) Visual Studio
7 13 (4.32%) Eclipse
7 13 (4.32%) Maven
7 13 (4.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (3.32%) JUnit
9 9 (2.99%) Ant
10 8 (2.66%) SonarQube
11 7 (2.33%) GitLab
11 7 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.99%) Hudson
12 6 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (1.99%) Subversion
13 5 (1.66%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.66%) WebDriver
14 4 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (26.25%) Finance
2 54 (17.94%) Banking
3 19 (6.31%) Retail
4 9 (2.99%) Automotive
5 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.66%) German Language
6 5 (1.66%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.33%) Marketing
8 2 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (42.52%) Developer
2 44 (14.62%) Java Developer
3 37 (12.29%) Analyst
4 24 (7.97%) Architect
5 23 (7.64%) Business Analyst
6 15 (4.98%) CRM Developer
6 15 (4.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (4.65%) Agile Developer
7 14 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 14 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 14 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 14 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (3.99%) Microsoft Developer
9 11 (3.65%) Python Developer
10 10 (3.32%) CRM Architect
10 10 (3.32%) Digital Analyst
10 10 (3.32%) Scrum Master
10 10 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (2.99%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.94%) CSS
2 50 (16.61%) HTML
3 36 (11.96%) .NET
4 34 (11.30%) Spring
5 28 (9.30%) AngularJS
6 27 (8.97%) XML
7 24 (7.97%) HTML5
7 24 (7.97%) Web Services
8 23 (7.64%) .NET Framework
8 23 (7.64%) Java EE
9 21 (6.98%) CSS3
10 20 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (6.64%) Node.js
11 16 (5.32%) SOAP
11 16 (5.32%) Spring Boot
12 15 (4.98%) jQuery
12 15 (4.98%) REST
12 15 (4.98%) WCF
13 13 (4.32%) ASP.NET
14 12 (3.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.65%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.65%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (3.32%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.32%) User Experience
5 9 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.33%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.66%) AS400
7 5 (1.66%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.33%) iPad
9 3 (1.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.00%) iPhone
10 2 (0.66%) e-Health
10 2 (0.66%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.66%) IVR
11 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.33%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.30%) Linux
2 25 (8.31%) Windows
3 22 (7.31%) Android
4 20 (6.64%) Unix
5 14 (4.65%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.99%) Windows 10
7 7 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.00%) zOS
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (34.55%) Scrum
2 48 (15.95%) TDD
3 47 (15.61%) CRM
4 39 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (10.96%) Waterfall
6 32 (10.63%) Project Management
7 28 (9.30%) OO
8 26 (8.64%) DevOps
9 25 (8.31%) Business Analysis
10 23 (7.64%) SDLC
11 21 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 19 (6.31%) MVC
13 17 (5.65%) BDD
13 17 (5.65%) Front End Development
14 16 (5.32%) Kanban
15 15 (4.98%) Microservices
15 15 (4.98%) PRINCE2
15 15 (4.98%) User Stories
16 14 (4.65%) SOA
16 14 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (30.23%) Java
2 54 (17.94%) JavaScript
3 36 (11.96%) SQL
4 25 (8.31%) Python
5 24 (7.97%) C#
6 14 (4.65%) PL/SQL
7 11 (3.65%) Perl
8 10 (3.32%) Apple Swift
9 8 (2.66%) Objective-C
9 8 (2.66%) Ruby
9 8 (2.66%) Scala
10 6 (1.99%) C
10 6 (1.99%) C++
10 6 (1.99%) Groovy
11 5 (1.66%) ES6
11 5 (1.66%) RPG
11 5 (1.66%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.66%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.33%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (20.60%) Security Cleared
2 50 (16.61%) SC Cleared
3 34 (11.30%) DV Cleared
4 14 (4.65%) Degree
5 13 (4.32%) ISEB
6 6 (1.99%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.33%) APMG
9 3 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.66%) PMP
10 2 (0.66%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.98%) QA
2 6 (1.99%) SDET
3 3 (1.00%) PMO
4 1 (0.33%) ISO22301
System Software
1 17 (5.65%) Docker
2 7 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.00%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.66%) Ansible
1 8 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.66%) CA Wily
3 2 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.63%) Oracle
3 8 (2.66%) Cloudera
3 8 (2.66%) Remedy
4 7 (2.33%) CA
4 7 (2.33%) Nimsoft
4 7 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.99%) AppDynamics
5 6 (1.99%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (1.99%) Splunk
6 5 (1.66%) Google
6 5 (1.66%) HP
6 5 (1.66%) hybris
6 5 (1.66%) Pega
7 4 (1.33%) Apple
7 4 (1.33%) Citrix
7 4 (1.33%) IBM
7 4 (1.33%) SAP
7 4 (1.33%) Symantec
8 3 (1.00%) ILOG
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