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 29 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 24 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 24.49% 15.60% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.59% 20.99% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 12
Median daily rate £333 £463 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.10% +34.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £318 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £553 £386
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 £36.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +17.36%  

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 87 81 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 88.78% 74.31% 77.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 114
Median daily rate £375 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.17% +4.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.86 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.05% -41.53%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

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 29 March 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 29 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 9 (31.03%) Software Delivery
2 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) User Stories
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Retail
5 5 (17.24%) Java
6 4 (13.79%) HTML
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) Billing
6 4 (13.79%) Kanban
6 4 (13.79%) User Experience
7 3 (10.34%) Axure RP
7 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
7 3 (10.34%) Prototyping
7 3 (10.34%) Selenium
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) Banking
7 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL

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 1 (3.45%) Marvel
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) InVision
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Axure RP
1 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
1 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Retail
4 4 (13.79%) Billing
5 3 (10.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (20.69%) Scrum Master
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Designer
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.90%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Process Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (6.90%) CSS3
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) Angular 2
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Software Delivery
2 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) User Stories
5 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) BDD
6 3 (10.34%) Prototyping
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Service Design
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco
1 1 (3.45%) Google
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
1 1 (3.45%) Twitter