The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 28 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 6 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 29 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 25.66% 13.01% 5.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.87% 16.10% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 4
Median daily rate £370 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £329 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £432
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 Newbury with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 91 118 108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 80.53% 80.82% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 65 52
Median daily rate £375 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.61 £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.50% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Newbury

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Newbury over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Newbury

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 16 (30.77%) Scrum
2 14 (26.92%) Telecoms
3 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.08%) HTML
4 12 (23.08%) Kanban
5 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (21.15%) Java
5 11 (21.15%) CSS
6 10 (19.23%) Finance
6 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 10 (19.23%) Software Delivery
7 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (15.38%) Oracle
7 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (15.38%) RESTful
7 8 (15.38%) TDD
8 7 (13.46%) Retail
8 7 (13.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
8 7 (13.46%) WebCenter
8 7 (13.46%) MS Visio
8 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.46%) DevOps
9 6 (11.54%) User Experience
9 6 (11.54%) Wireframes
9 6 (11.54%) Prototyping
10 5 (9.62%) SDLC
10 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
10 5 (9.62%) User Stories
10 5 (9.62%) Axure RP

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (5.77%) Apache
1 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) Marvel
2 1 (1.92%) nginx
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (13.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.92%) InVision
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.77%) Sauce Labs
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) Node B
2 1 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.92%) RNC
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Axure RP
1 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.69%) Selenium
2 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.77%) Maven
3 3 (5.77%) webpack
4 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) gulp
4 2 (3.85%) Protractor
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.92%) Babel
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Mocha
General
1 14 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 10 (19.23%) Finance
3 7 (13.46%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Architect
3 9 (17.31%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Scrum Master
5 6 (11.54%) Digital Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Designer
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
7 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.69%) User Experience Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) HTML
2 11 (21.15%) CSS
3 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 8 (15.38%) RESTful
5 7 (13.46%) WebCenter
6 5 (9.62%) CSS3
6 5 (9.62%) HTML5
7 4 (7.69%) Angular 2
7 4 (7.69%) React
8 3 (5.77%) Drools
8 3 (5.77%) jBPM
8 3 (5.77%) jQuery
8 3 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (5.77%) Node.js
8 3 (5.77%) Web Services
9 2 (3.85%) .NET
9 2 (3.85%) Java EE
9 2 (3.85%) REST
9 2 (3.85%) SOAP
9 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) User Experience
2 4 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.77%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
4 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.85%) Debian
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Scrum
2 12 (23.08%) Kanban
3 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (19.23%) Software Delivery
5 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.38%) TDD
6 7 (13.46%) DevOps
6 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
7 6 (11.54%) Prototyping
7 6 (11.54%) Wireframes
8 5 (9.62%) BDD
8 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.62%) SDLC
8 5 (9.62%) User Stories
9 4 (7.69%) Analytics
9 4 (7.69%) Front End Development
9 4 (7.69%) ITIL
9 4 (7.69%) Service Design
9 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.69%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.15%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) C
4 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) PMP
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.85%) Twitter
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.92%) Huawei
4 1 (1.92%) Nokia
4 1 (1.92%) Remedy