Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 638 931 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.88% 28.61% 22.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.43% 32.55% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 761 473
Surrey median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £375 £325
90th Percentile £650 £599 £575
South East median daily rate £465 £450 £449
% change year-on-year +3.33% +0.22% +5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 9
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £47.50 £36.13 £38.80
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £51.80
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 2,030 2,860 2,170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.72% 87.89% 86.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,424 1,992 1,497
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 89 60
Surrey median hourly rate £18.96 £27.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.78% -20.00% +29.19%
10th Percentile £11.30 £11.14 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £47.63
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% +22.50% -11.11%

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 22 August 2019.

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
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 22 August 2019. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 156 £525 +1.55% 13
Reigate 0 63 £550 +15.79% 35
Staines 0 45 £500 - 7
Guildford -1 37 £500 - 22
Woking +1 36 £400 +1.27% 8
Camberley +1 17 £568 -0.66% 10
Epsom +8 15 £400 +14.29%
Egham +3 11 £400 -5.88% 11
Redhill +1 11 £475 -7.32% 9
Weybridge -1 11 £425 -19.05% 2
Leatherhead -5 11 £425 -5.56% 18
Farnham +2 9 £403 +3.87% 1
Tadworth -5 7 £588 +11.90% 3
Caterham +1 5 £450 +5.88%
Cobham +2 1 - -
Chertsey -4 1 £475 +11.76% 3
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £350 - 4
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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.

1 266 (41.69%) Scrum
2 174 (27.27%) DevOps
3 161 (25.24%) Finance
4 126 (19.75%) Azure
5 120 (18.81%) JavaScript
6 117 (18.34%) AngularJS
7 112 (17.55%) .NET
7 112 (17.55%) Git (software)
8 105 (16.46%) TDD
9 103 (16.14%) C#
10 97 (15.20%) AWS
10 97 (15.20%) Test Automation
11 94 (14.73%) Microsoft
12 88 (13.79%) JIRA
13 83 (13.01%) Project Management
14 81 (12.70%) SQL
15 74 (11.60%) CSS
16 73 (11.44%) SQL Server
17 70 (10.97%) Jenkins
18 69 (10.82%) HTML
18 69 (10.82%) Java
19 67 (10.50%) Kanban
20 66 (10.34%) Node.js
20 66 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
21 59 (9.25%) Project Delivery
22 58 (9.09%) Docker
23 57 (8.93%) BDD
23 57 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
24 55 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
25 54 (8.46%) REST

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 30 (4.70%) Confluence
2 16 (2.51%) Drupal
3 14 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (1.41%) Apache
5 9 (1.41%) JBoss
6 8 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.10%) CMS
8 6 (0.94%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.78%) IIS
10 4 (0.63%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.16%) Anypoint
13 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.16%) Mule
13 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (5.64%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.10%) Sketch
6 5 (0.78%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.25%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.94%) SAP MDG
5 4 (0.63%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.63%) SAP MDM
5 4 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.63%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.47%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.16%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 126 (19.75%) Azure
2 97 (15.20%) AWS
3 21 (3.29%) Serverless
4 20 (3.13%) Heroku
4 20 (3.13%) SaaS
5 19 (2.98%) PaaS
6 18 (2.82%) Power Platform
7 17 (2.66%) GitHub
7 17 (2.66%) OpenShift
8 15 (2.35%) IaaS
9 14 (2.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 11 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
10 11 (1.72%) Office 365
11 10 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (1.57%) Azure Functions
12 9 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.25%) Amazon S3
13 8 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
14 7 (1.10%) NuGet
15 6 (0.94%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.66%) Skype
2 12 (1.88%) Internet
2 12 (1.88%) Unified Communications
3 9 (1.41%) DSL
4 7 (1.10%) DNS
5 6 (0.94%) SSH
6 5 (0.78%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (0.78%) PABX
6 5 (0.78%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.31%) SMS
7 2 (0.31%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.16%) HTTP
8 1 (0.16%) MPLS
8 1 (0.16%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) SNMP
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.70%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (2.82%) Power BI
5 15 (2.35%) Big Data
5 15 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.19%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.04%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.88%) MySQL
9 9 (1.41%) Data Lake
10 8 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (1.10%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.78%) Amazon Athena
12 5 (0.78%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.78%) Redis
12 5 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.63%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 112 (17.55%) Git (software)
2 88 (13.79%) JIRA
3 70 (10.97%) Jenkins
4 50 (7.84%) Visual Studio Team System
5 48 (7.52%) Selenium
6 37 (5.80%) Visual Studio
7 28 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (3.76%) Subversion
9 23 (3.61%) Cucumber
10 18 (2.82%) TeamCity
11 16 (2.51%) Maven
11 16 (2.51%) Protractor
12 15 (2.35%) Bitbucket
12 15 (2.35%) SpecFlow
13 8 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (1.10%) Jasmine
14 7 (1.10%) MSBuild
14 7 (1.10%) Ranorex
14 7 (1.10%) SonarQube
General
1 161 (25.24%) Finance
2 28 (4.39%) Banking
3 19 (2.98%) Retail
4 17 (2.66%) Marketing
5 15 (2.35%) Law
6 11 (1.72%) Legal
7 8 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.78%) Billing
9 5 (0.78%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.63%) Back Office
10 4 (0.63%) Front Office
11 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Electronics
12 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Police
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 214 (33.54%) Developer
2 67 (10.50%) Analyst
3 47 (7.37%) Business Analyst
4 46 (7.21%) Project Manager
5 39 (6.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 36 (5.64%) Angular Developer
7 35 (5.49%) Java Developer
8 34 (5.33%) Architect
9 33 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 31 (4.86%) .NET Developer
10 31 (4.86%) Scrum Master
10 31 (4.86%) Senior Developer
11 22 (3.45%) Consultant
12 21 (3.29%) Software Developer
13 19 (2.98%) Senior DevOps
13 19 (2.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 18 (2.82%) Azure Engineer
15 15 (2.35%) C# Developer
16 14 (2.19%) Azure DevOps
16 14 (2.19%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (18.34%) AngularJS
2 112 (17.55%) .NET
3 74 (11.60%) CSS
4 69 (10.82%) HTML
5 66 (10.34%) Node.js
6 54 (8.46%) REST
7 45 (7.05%) RESTful
7 45 (7.05%) Web Services
8 43 (6.74%) .NET Framework
9 40 (6.27%) ASP.NET
9 40 (6.27%) SOAP
10 39 (6.11%) XML
11 37 (5.80%) React
12 35 (5.49%) Spring
13 34 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (4.86%) JSON
15 26 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (3.92%) HTML5
16 25 (3.92%) jQuery
17 23 (3.61%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.58%) User Experience
3 19 (2.98%) Public Cloud
3 19 (2.98%) Virtual Team
4 13 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.88%) Data Centre
6 11 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (1.41%) EPoS
8 8 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.78%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.63%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.47%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.47%) Smart Home
14 2 (0.31%) Grid Computing
14 2 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.31%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 49 (7.68%) Linux
2 27 (4.23%) Windows
3 16 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (1.72%) Unix
5 8 (1.25%) CentOS
5 8 (1.25%) Debian
5 8 (1.25%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.25%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.10%) Android
6 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.10%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.10%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (41.69%) Scrum
2 174 (27.27%) DevOps
3 105 (16.46%) TDD
4 97 (15.20%) Test Automation
5 83 (13.01%) Project Management
6 67 (10.50%) Kanban
7 66 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
8 59 (9.25%) Project Delivery
9 57 (8.93%) BDD
9 57 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (7.84%) SDLC
12 46 (7.21%) Computer Science
12 46 (7.21%) Software Engineering
12 46 (7.21%) Waterfall
13 44 (6.90%) Migration
14 43 (6.74%) MVC
14 43 (6.74%) User Stories
15 41 (6.43%) Business Analysis
16 39 (6.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (18.81%) JavaScript
2 103 (16.14%) C#
3 81 (12.70%) SQL
4 69 (10.82%) Java
5 48 (7.52%) Python
6 35 (5.49%) PowerShell
7 22 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 18 (2.82%) Ruby
9 17 (2.66%) TypeScript
10 16 (2.51%) Java 8
11 12 (1.88%) PHP
12 10 (1.57%) C++
12 10 (1.57%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.10%) Groovy
14 6 (0.94%) ABAP
15 4 (0.63%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.63%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.47%) C
16 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (7.52%) Degree
2 20 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.51%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.57%) ISEB
6 8 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.25%) PMP
7 7 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.63%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.47%) APMG
10 3 (0.47%) CISSP
10 3 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.31%) APMP
11 2 (0.31%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.31%) CIPD
11 2 (0.31%) CISMP
12 1 (0.16%) IIBA
12 1 (0.16%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.64%) QA
2 9 (1.41%) PMO
3 7 (1.10%) GDPR
4 2 (0.31%) EMIR
4 2 (0.31%) MiFID
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (9.09%) Docker
2 11 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.10%) LXC
4 2 (0.31%) HDFS
5 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.16%) zsh
Systems Management
1 40 (6.27%) Kubernetes
2 34 (5.33%) Ansible
3 22 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.88%) Terraform
5 10 (1.57%) Puppet
6 3 (0.47%) SCCM
7 2 (0.31%) Consul
7 2 (0.31%) Istio
7 2 (0.31%) Packer
8 1 (0.16%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.16%) Kibana
8 1 (0.16%) Oozie
8 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.58%) SAP
3 38 (5.96%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (3.45%) Oracle
5 17 (2.66%) MuleSoft
6 13 (2.04%) Blue Prism
7 11 (1.72%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.57%) Workday
9 9 (1.41%) Cisco
9 9 (1.41%) Informatica
10 8 (1.25%) Charles River
10 8 (1.25%) NCR
10 8 (1.25%) SimCorp
11 7 (1.10%) Cloudera
11 7 (1.10%) Databricks
11 7 (1.10%) IBM
11 7 (1.10%) IBM Sterling
11 7 (1.10%) Software AG
11 7 (1.10%) Splunk
12 6 (0.94%) Tableau