The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 April 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 / Slough
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 12 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 7.75% 7.50% 10.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.09% 8.77% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 15
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £528 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +1.81% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +1.77% +20.71%  

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 109 171 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 76.76% 85.50% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 104 132
Median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £13.86 £18.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.00% -30.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Slough

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Slough over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Slough

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Slough region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 11 (35.48%) Scrum
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) HTML
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle
5 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
6 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (19.35%) Sass
6 6 (19.35%) CSS
6 6 (19.35%) Java
6 6 (19.35%) PLM
7 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) JIRA
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (16.13%) MVC
7 5 (16.13%) .NET
7 5 (16.13%) C#
7 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
7 5 (16.13%) Ember.js
7 5 (16.13%) Axure RP
7 5 (16.13%) User Experience
7 5 (16.13%) Wireframes
8 4 (12.90%) Service Design
8 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
8 4 (12.90%) SDLC
8 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.90%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Extranet
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Axure RP
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Gradle
4 2 (6.45%) Maven
5 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
5 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) Moq
5 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Product Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Product Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Project Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
3 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 6 (19.35%) Sass
3 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (16.13%) .NET
4 5 (16.13%) Ember.js
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.68%) J2EE
6 3 (9.68%) jQuery
6 3 (9.68%) REST
6 3 (9.68%) Spring
6 3 (9.68%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.45%) HTML5
7 2 (6.45%) RESTful
7 2 (6.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Solaris
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Scrum
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) PLM
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) MVC
4 5 (16.13%) Wireframes
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) Service Design
6 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
6 3 (9.68%) Use Case
6 3 (9.68%) Validation
6 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Groovy
5 2 (6.45%) Scala
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.23%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (3.23%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Elavon
3 1 (3.23%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
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