Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 17 November 2018 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 971 673 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.24% 24.23% 20.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.26% 28.47% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 549 340
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £361 £331 £318
90th Percentile £600 £585 £575
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 2
Surrey median hourly rate £51.00 £45.00 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.78% -3.47%
10th Percentile £41.10 £42.50 £38.03
90th Percentile £53.00 £50.20 £44.08
South East median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +12.50%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,834 2,364 1,978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.26% 85.13% 85.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,023 1,690 1,308
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £257
90th Percentile £606 £578 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 65 83
Surrey median hourly rate £40.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £14.88 £13.70 £11.69
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £45.07
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +3.65%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Surrey

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Surrey

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Surrey

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Surrey

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Surrey

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate 0 194 £500 +6.38% 22
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 102 £514 +22.32% 1
Guildford +1 100 £513 +5.13% 45
Staines -1 85 £500 +5.26% 16
Redhill +3 49 £500 - 11
Woking +14 33 £450 +15.76% 16
Leatherhead 0 32 £400 -3.03% 32
Weybridge +5 21 £575 +70.37% 2
Chertsey +12 16 £420 -11.58% 3
Camberley +1 16 £575 +5.46% 4
Farnham -2 13 £330 -12.00% 1
Epsom +13 12 £431 -15.85% 5
Egham 0 7 £325 -35.00% 1
Godalming -3 3 - - 3
Caterham - 3 £500 - 1
Cobham 0 2 £350 -16.42%
Godstone - 2 £425 -
Dorking -2 1 £563 +63.64% 3
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 349 (35.94%) Scrum
2 302 (31.10%) Finance
3 209 (21.52%) Test Automation
4 196 (20.19%) TDD
5 193 (19.88%) Java
6 192 (19.77%) AngularJS
7 175 (18.02%) JavaScript
8 158 (16.27%) C#
9 157 (16.17%) SQL
10 154 (15.86%) .NET
11 146 (15.04%) CSS
12 145 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
13 144 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
14 142 (14.62%) DevOps
15 135 (13.90%) BDD
16 131 (13.49%) HTML
17 124 (12.77%) Project Management
18 123 (12.67%) Git (software)
19 118 (12.15%) SDLC
20 111 (11.43%) JIRA
21 106 (10.92%) Spring
22 100 (10.30%) Microsoft
22 100 (10.30%) Docker
22 100 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
23 99 (10.20%) QA
24 97 (9.99%) Linux
25 92 (9.47%) Kanban
25 92 (9.47%) REST
26 90 (9.27%) Microservices
27 88 (9.06%) Software Engineering

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 51 (5.25%) Confluence
2 44 (4.53%) Apache Spark
3 37 (3.81%) Apache
4 17 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.44%) CMS
7 13 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (1.03%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.72%) GemFire
9 7 (0.72%) SAS
10 5 (0.51%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.51%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.41%) FileNet
11 4 (0.41%) IIS
12 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.31%) Drupal
12 3 (0.31%) JBoss
13 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.10%) Jetty
14 1 (0.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (2.37%) InVision
3 18 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.03%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.31%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.21%) Exstream
3 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.21%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.10%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.10%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 145 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.57%) Serverless
4 24 (2.47%) SaaS
5 22 (2.27%) BrowserStack
6 20 (2.06%) Office 365
7 13 (1.34%) Azure Data Factory
7 13 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.24%) Lucidchart
8 12 (1.24%) PaaS
9 11 (1.13%) Adobe Analytics
9 11 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (1.03%) Azure Functions
11 9 (0.93%) Heroku
12 8 (0.82%) IaaS
13 7 (0.72%) GitHub
13 7 (0.72%) npm
14 6 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
14 6 (0.62%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.65%) Internet
2 13 (1.34%) HTTP
3 10 (1.03%) DSL
4 9 (0.93%) LAN
4 9 (0.93%) WAN
5 8 (0.82%) DNS
5 8 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.72%) DHCP
6 7 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (0.62%) L2TP
7 6 (0.62%) MPLS
8 4 (0.41%) SAN
8 4 (0.41%) SSL
9 2 (0.21%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.21%) Firewall
9 2 (0.21%) Network Security
10 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.10%) SMS
10 1 (0.10%) SSH
10 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 64 (6.59%) Big Data
3 58 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 57 (5.87%) Hadoop
5 39 (4.02%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (1.85%) MongoDB
8 17 (1.75%) Power BI
9 16 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 14 (1.44%) MySQL
12 13 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
14 11 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
15 10 (1.03%) Data Lake
15 10 (1.03%) HBase
15 10 (1.03%) Redis
16 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
17 7 (0.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 123 (12.67%) Git (software)
2 111 (11.43%) JIRA
3 87 (8.96%) Jenkins
4 56 (5.77%) Cucumber
4 56 (5.77%) Visual Studio
5 44 (4.53%) Maven
5 44 (4.53%) Selenium
6 35 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
8 32 (3.30%) Protractor
9 29 (2.99%) SoapUI
10 26 (2.68%) Axure RP
11 23 (2.37%) JMeter
12 22 (2.27%) Jasmine
13 21 (2.16%) WebDriver
14 18 (1.85%) gulp
15 17 (1.75%) Travis CI
16 16 (1.65%) JUnit
16 16 (1.65%) SonarQube
16 16 (1.65%) Subversion
General
1 302 (31.10%) Finance
2 72 (7.42%) Retail
3 37 (3.81%) Banking
4 30 (3.09%) Marketing
5 6 (0.62%) Back Office
5 6 (0.62%) Legal
6 5 (0.51%) Advertising
6 5 (0.51%) Games
6 5 (0.51%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.51%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.21%) Automotive
8 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.21%) Electronics
8 2 (0.21%) Law
9 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 365 (37.59%) Developer
2 121 (12.46%) Analyst
3 101 (10.40%) Java Developer
4 78 (8.03%) Project Manager
5 77 (7.93%) .NET Developer
6 61 (6.28%) Business Analyst
7 51 (5.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 48 (4.94%) Architect
9 46 (4.74%) C# Developer
9 46 (4.74%) Software Engineer
10 45 (4.63%) Senior Developer
11 41 (4.22%) Scrum Master
12 40 (4.12%) Angular Developer
13 37 (3.81%) Tester
14 36 (3.71%) Designer
15 33 (3.40%) Lead Developer
15 33 (3.40%) Test Analyst
16 31 (3.19%) C# .NET Developer
16 31 (3.19%) UX Designer
17 29 (2.99%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (19.77%) AngularJS
2 154 (15.86%) .NET
3 146 (15.04%) CSS
4 131 (13.49%) HTML
5 106 (10.92%) Spring
6 92 (9.47%) REST
7 82 (8.44%) RESTful
8 81 (8.34%) Node.js
9 78 (8.03%) JSON
10 73 (7.52%) Spring Boot
11 69 (7.11%) jQuery
12 60 (6.18%) .NET Framework
12 60 (6.18%) ASP.NET
13 58 (5.97%) React
14 57 (5.87%) HTML5
15 50 (5.15%) .NET Core
15 50 (5.15%) Kafka
16 46 (4.74%) SOAP
17 44 (4.53%) Entity Framework
18 41 (4.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 81 (8.34%) User Experience
2 63 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
4 45 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 31 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 29 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.16%) Virtual Team
8 18 (1.85%) Fintech
9 13 (1.34%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (1.24%) Smart Home
11 9 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 9 (0.93%) Smart Meter
12 7 (0.72%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.62%) Blog
13 6 (0.62%) PMI
13 6 (0.62%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 97 (9.99%) Linux
2 43 (4.43%) Unix
3 34 (3.50%) Windows
4 14 (1.44%) Android
5 13 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.41%) CoreOS
8 4 (0.41%) Solaris
9 2 (0.21%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.10%) VMS
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (35.94%) Scrum
2 209 (21.52%) Test Automation
3 196 (20.19%) TDD
4 144 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
5 142 (14.62%) DevOps
6 135 (13.90%) BDD
7 124 (12.77%) Project Management
8 118 (12.15%) SDLC
9 92 (9.47%) Kanban
10 90 (9.27%) Microservices
11 88 (9.06%) Software Engineering
12 82 (8.44%) Waterfall
13 78 (8.03%) OO
14 73 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
15 69 (7.11%) Unit Testing
16 68 (7.00%) MVC
17 67 (6.90%) E-Commerce
18 61 (6.28%) User Stories
19 59 (6.08%) Front End Development
19 59 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 193 (19.88%) Java
2 175 (18.02%) JavaScript
3 158 (16.27%) C#
4 157 (16.17%) SQL
5 52 (5.36%) Python
6 42 (4.33%) Java 8
7 27 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 25 (2.57%) TypeScript
9 23 (2.37%) PowerShell
9 23 (2.37%) Ruby
10 22 (2.27%) C++
11 15 (1.54%) Groovy
11 15 (1.54%) PHP
12 10 (1.03%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.93%) Perl
14 7 (0.72%) ES6
14 7 (0.72%) Go
14 7 (0.72%) VBA
15 6 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (8.75%) Degree
2 61 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 55 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (1.34%) ISEB
7 9 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (0.72%) PMP
9 6 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.62%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.51%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.31%) CCNA
12 3 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.31%) CISM
12 3 (0.31%) CISSP
12 3 (0.31%) IISP
13 2 (0.21%) CISA
13 2 (0.21%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (10.20%) QA
2 41 (4.22%) PMO
3 17 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.93%) GDPR
5 5 (0.51%) SLA
6 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.41%) WCAG
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.21%) COBIT
8 2 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.10%) GAMP
9 1 (0.10%) GxP
System Software
1 100 (10.30%) Docker
2 31 (3.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 15 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.13%) HDFS
5 4 (0.41%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (3.60%) Kubernetes
2 31 (3.19%) Hadoop YARN
3 21 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (2.06%) Ansible
4 20 (2.06%) Puppet
5 8 (0.82%) HP ALM
5 8 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.62%) Terraform
7 5 (0.51%) Nagios
8 3 (0.31%) Grafana
8 3 (0.31%) Graphite
8 3 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.21%) Kibana
9 2 (0.21%) logstash
9 2 (0.21%) Nessus
9 2 (0.21%) Oozie
9 2 (0.21%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 1 (0.10%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.10%) Mesos
10 1 (0.10%) QRadar
Vendors
1 100 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 48 (4.94%) Oracle
3 29 (2.99%) SAP
4 24 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (2.27%) Workday
6 21 (2.16%) Atlassian
7 14 (1.44%) Adobe
8 11 (1.13%) Citrix
9 10 (1.03%) Google
10 9 (0.93%) Cloudera
10 9 (0.93%) OpenText
11 8 (0.82%) HP
11 8 (0.82%) IBM
12 7 (0.72%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 7 (0.72%) MuleSoft
12 7 (0.72%) Splunk
13 6 (0.62%) ClickTale
13 6 (0.62%) hybris
13 6 (0.62%) Remedy
13 6 (0.62%) VMware