Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 667 493 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.18% 21.12% 19.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.94% 25.26% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 354 387
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £331 £319 £313
90th Percentile £585 £575 £521
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 6
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.75 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.78% -3.47% -26.07%
10th Percentile £42.50 £38.03 £33.13
90th Percentile £50.20 £44.08 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.03%

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 2305 1952 2237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.54% 83.63% 80.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1647 1292 1354
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £285
90th Percentile £578 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 84 52
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.70 £12.86
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.06 £52.13
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +7 123 £475 +41.79% 9
Staines 0 68 £475 -5.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames +7 64 £420 -31.82%
Guildford +2 46 £488 +8.33% 12
Redhill +3 38 £500 +29.87% 2
Leatherhead +10 35 £413 +3.13% 2
Camberley +1 19 £545 -0.86% 3
Woking -14 14 £389 -2.81% 11
Cobham -1 11 £419 -1.47%
Egham +2 9 £500 +17.65%
Epsom -13 4 £513 +192.86% 1
Chertsey - 4 £475 -
Weybridge +1 3 £338 -29.69% 3
Dorking -2 2 £344 -29.49%
Godalming - 2 £425 -
Tadworth - 2 £509 -
Farnham +11 1 £375 - 2
Oxted - 1 £375 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 223 (33.43%) Scrum
2 218 (32.68%) Finance
3 158 (23.69%) Java
4 115 (17.24%) SQL
5 112 (16.79%) JavaScript
6 109 (16.34%) C#
7 103 (15.44%) .NET
8 99 (14.84%) TDD
9 95 (14.24%) HTML
9 95 (14.24%) DevOps
10 88 (13.19%) Linux
11 86 (12.89%) Oracle
12 85 (12.74%) Test Automation
13 83 (12.44%) CSS
13 83 (12.44%) Project Management
14 80 (11.99%) Git (software)
15 76 (11.39%) BDD
16 72 (10.79%) Waterfall
17 69 (10.34%) User Experience
18 65 (9.75%) Microsoft
18 65 (9.75%) JIRA
19 62 (9.30%) AngularJS
19 62 (9.30%) Jenkins
20 61 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
21 57 (8.55%) OO
21 57 (8.55%) Web Services
21 57 (8.55%) Coaching
22 56 (8.40%) Degree
23 55 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
24 53 (7.95%) SDLC

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 44 (6.60%) Confluence
2 15 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.95%) Apache
4 12 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.50%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.35%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.05%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.90%) CMS
9 6 (0.90%) IIS
9 6 (0.90%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.45%) nginx
12 2 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.30%) Documentum
12 2 (0.30%) JBoss
12 2 (0.30%) SAS
13 1 (0.15%) FileNet
Applications
1 14 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.50%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.45%) Lawson
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.30%) PlanetPress Connect
5 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.15%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.75%) SaaS
4 17 (2.55%) PaaS
5 14 (2.10%) npm
5 14 (2.10%) Serverless
6 12 (1.80%) IaaS
7 9 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.20%) Firebase
9 7 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.05%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.75%) Force.com
11 5 (0.75%) GitHub
11 5 (0.75%) Office 365
11 5 (0.75%) Sauce Labs
11 5 (0.75%) Veeva
11 5 (0.75%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.05%) Network Security
2 6 (0.90%) Firewall
3 5 (0.75%) Internet
4 3 (0.45%) LAN
4 3 (0.45%) WAN
5 2 (0.30%) DHCP
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
5 2 (0.30%) PBX
5 2 (0.30%) SSH
5 2 (0.30%) SSL
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) VoIP
6 1 (0.15%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.15%) LDAP
6 1 (0.15%) WAAS
6 1 (0.15%) Wireless
6 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 40 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 39 (5.85%) NoSQL
5 35 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (4.35%) Big Data
7 26 (3.90%) Redis
8 25 (3.75%) MongoDB
9 20 (3.00%) MySQL
10 18 (2.70%) Hadoop
11 14 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (2.10%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.80%) SAP BW
13 11 (1.65%) Qlik Sense
13 11 (1.65%) SQLPlus
14 8 (1.20%) Power BI
15 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
16 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 80 (11.99%) Git (software)
2 65 (9.75%) JIRA
3 62 (9.30%) Jenkins
4 39 (5.85%) Subversion
5 37 (5.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 33 (4.95%) Visual Studio
7 27 (4.05%) Selenium
7 27 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 19 (2.85%) Visual Studio Team System
9 17 (2.55%) NUnit
10 15 (2.25%) SpecFlow
11 14 (2.10%) Bower
12 13 (1.95%) PostCSS
13 12 (1.80%) Maven
14 11 (1.65%) HP UFT
15 10 (1.50%) WebDriver
16 9 (1.35%) Axure RP
16 9 (1.35%) Eclipse
16 9 (1.35%) gulp
17 8 (1.20%) MSTest
General
1 218 (32.68%) Finance
2 21 (3.15%) Retail
3 16 (2.40%) Banking
4 13 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.80%) Marketing
6 10 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.05%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.90%) General Ledger
9 5 (0.75%) Electronics
9 5 (0.75%) Law
9 5 (0.75%) Publishing
10 4 (0.60%) Advertising
11 3 (0.45%) Automotive
11 3 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 237 (35.53%) Developer
2 68 (10.19%) Analyst
3 63 (9.45%) Java Developer
4 61 (9.15%) Scrum Master
5 60 (9.00%) Project Manager
6 56 (8.40%) .NET Developer
7 46 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 42 (6.30%) Business Analyst
9 40 (6.00%) Architect
9 40 (6.00%) C# Developer
10 39 (5.85%) Senior Developer
11 28 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
12 25 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
13 24 (3.60%) Agile Developer
14 21 (3.15%) Delivery Manager
15 19 (2.85%) Agile .NET Developer
15 19 (2.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 17 (2.55%) Designer
16 17 (2.55%) Oracle Developer
17 16 (2.40%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (15.44%) .NET
2 95 (14.24%) HTML
3 83 (12.44%) CSS
4 62 (9.30%) AngularJS
5 57 (8.55%) Web Services
6 52 (7.80%) ASP.NET
7 51 (7.65%) Spring
8 50 (7.50%) jQuery
9 49 (7.35%) REST
10 44 (6.60%) RESTful
11 39 (5.85%) HTML5
12 37 (5.55%) ASP.NET Web API
13 36 (5.40%) Velocity
14 33 (4.95%) JSON
15 30 (4.50%) SOAP
15 30 (4.50%) WCF
16 29 (4.35%) .NET Framework
16 29 (4.35%) CSS3
17 27 (4.05%) Node.js
17 27 (4.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.34%) User Experience
2 36 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (2.10%) Virtual Team
5 12 (1.80%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.50%) Data Centre
6 10 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.05%) Fintech
8 7 (1.05%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.90%) CMDB
10 5 (0.75%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.75%) IVR
11 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.60%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.45%) Clustering
12 3 (0.45%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (0.45%) EMV
12 3 (0.45%) Equities
12 3 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 88 (13.19%) Linux
2 41 (6.15%) Unix
3 31 (4.65%) Windows
4 20 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.65%) AIX
5 11 (1.65%) Android
6 9 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Debian
8 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (33.43%) Scrum
2 99 (14.84%) TDD
3 95 (14.24%) DevOps
4 85 (12.74%) Test Automation
5 83 (12.44%) Project Management
6 76 (11.39%) BDD
7 72 (10.79%) Waterfall
8 61 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (8.55%) Coaching
9 57 (8.55%) OO
10 55 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (7.95%) SDLC
12 47 (7.05%) Unit Testing
13 46 (6.90%) Configuration Management
14 45 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 45 (6.75%) Kanban
15 37 (5.55%) E-Commerce
15 37 (5.55%) MVC
16 36 (5.40%) Web Development
17 35 (5.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 158 (23.69%) Java
2 115 (17.24%) SQL
3 112 (16.79%) JavaScript
4 109 (16.34%) C#
5 49 (7.35%) Python
6 36 (5.40%) T-SQL
7 22 (3.30%) PL/SQL
8 21 (3.15%) C++
9 20 (3.00%) Bash Shell
9 20 (3.00%) PowerShell
9 20 (3.00%) TypeScript
10 16 (2.40%) VB.NET
11 15 (2.25%) C
12 12 (1.80%) ECMAScript
13 11 (1.65%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.50%) Ruby
15 6 (0.90%) Go
15 6 (0.90%) Perl
16 5 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
16 5 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (8.40%) Degree
2 27 (4.05%) ISTQB
3 20 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.85%) ISEB
5 12 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (1.80%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.45%) PMP
9 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.15%) MCSA
10 1 (0.15%) MCSE
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.30%) QA
2 19 (2.85%) PMO
3 5 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.75%) GDPR
4 4 (0.60%) MiFID
4 4 (0.60%) SLA
5 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.30%) GAAP
6 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (5.10%) Docker
2 10 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.45%) HDFS
4 3 (0.45%) vSphere
5 2 (0.30%) zsh
6 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.15%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.15%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 46 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 44 (6.60%) Ansible
3 39 (5.85%) Puppet
4 10 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.60%) Terraform
7 3 (0.45%) logstash
8 2 (0.30%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.30%) Graphite
8 2 (0.30%) Kibana
8 2 (0.30%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.30%) Nagios
8 2 (0.30%) StatsD
9 1 (0.15%) Grafana
9 1 (0.15%) Mesos
9 1 (0.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 86 (12.89%) Oracle
2 65 (9.75%) Microsoft
3 34 (5.10%) SAP
4 31 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (3.30%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.70%) HP
7 12 (1.80%) ServiceNow
8 8 (1.20%) Workday
9 7 (1.05%) ClickTale
10 6 (0.90%) JD Edwards
10 6 (0.90%) Talend
10 6 (0.90%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.75%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.75%) Genesys
11 5 (0.75%) Tableau
12 4 (0.60%) Adobe
12 4 (0.60%) Sage
13 3 (0.45%) Pega
13 3 (0.45%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.45%) VMware