Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 924 565 515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.13% 22.62% 19.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.47% 26.44% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 465 360
Surrey median daily rate £498 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £381 £325 £325
90th Percentile £588 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 10
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £47.25 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.72% +15.00%
10th Percentile £36.13 £29.55 £37.25
90th Percentile £49.95 £55.68 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

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 2,846 2,137 2,218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 86.64% 85.55% 84.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,997 1,468 1,496
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £267
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 52 119
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £26.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% -23.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.15 £14.28 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £49.60
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.66 £24.06
% change year-on-year +27.16% -18.29% +11.65%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -1 154 £475 +11.76% 35
Staines -1 116 £494 +3.95% 7
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 92 £547 +1.77% 2
Guildford +1 92 £500 +11.11% 32
Weybridge - 91 £475 -
Redhill +13 52 £500 +11.11% 4
Leatherhead -1 31 £475 +18.75% 15
Camberley -1 26 £550 +4.76% 6
Farnham -3 14 £389 +3.67% 6
Epsom +6 10 £350 -8.56% 7
Woking +2 10 £413 +13.79% 7
Egham -2 6 £425 - 5
Dorking +2 4 £531 +18.06% 1
Chertsey +1 4 £425 - 1
Tadworth - 2 £519 -
Cobham -3 1 £325 -13.33%
Godalming - 1 - - 3
Windlesham - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 389 (42.10%) Scrum
2 300 (32.47%) Finance
3 278 (30.09%) TDD
4 264 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 251 (27.16%) Java
6 215 (23.27%) Test Automation
7 187 (20.24%) RESTful
8 178 (19.26%) HTML
9 157 (16.99%) CSS
10 156 (16.88%) BDD
11 148 (16.02%) Spring
12 145 (15.69%) Jenkins
13 139 (15.04%) C#
13 139 (15.04%) Project Management
13 139 (15.04%) AngularJS
14 127 (13.74%) React
15 124 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
16 118 (12.77%) Microservices
16 118 (12.77%) .NET
17 117 (12.66%) Git (software)
18 114 (12.34%) jQuery
19 113 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
20 107 (11.58%) SDLC
21 103 (11.15%) E-Commerce
22 101 (10.93%) SQL
22 101 (10.93%) Spring Boot
23 100 (10.82%) DevOps
24 99 (10.71%) Linux
25 96 (10.39%) HTML5
26 93 (10.06%) Waterfall

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 50 (5.41%) Apache
2 47 (5.09%) Apache Spark
2 47 (5.09%) Confluence
3 29 (3.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 21 (2.27%) GemFire
5 20 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (1.84%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.41%) CMS
7 13 (1.41%) IIS
8 9 (0.97%) JBoss
8 9 (0.97%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.87%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.54%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.43%) Mule
12 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.32%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.32%) SAS
13 2 (0.22%) Drupal
13 2 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.62%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.87%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) InVision
Business Applications
1 9 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.22%) Exstream
2 2 (0.22%) Magento
2 2 (0.22%) RMDS
2 2 (0.22%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.22%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.11%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 113 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (6.17%) Serverless
4 24 (2.60%) GitHub
5 16 (1.73%) PaaS
6 15 (1.62%) Office 365
7 13 (1.41%) SaaS
8 11 (1.19%) npm
9 9 (0.97%) Force.com
10 7 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
10 7 (0.76%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.76%) Yammer
11 6 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.65%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.32%) Firebase
13 3 (0.32%) IaaS
14 2 (0.22%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.19%) Internet
1 11 (1.19%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.08%) HTTP
3 5 (0.54%) DNS
4 4 (0.43%) Firewall
4 4 (0.43%) SMS
5 3 (0.32%) DHCP
5 3 (0.32%) DSL
6 2 (0.22%) LAN
6 2 (0.22%) Multicast
7 1 (0.11%) CTI
7 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.11%) FTP
7 1 (0.11%) Intranet
7 1 (0.11%) L2TP
7 1 (0.11%) MPLS
7 1 (0.11%) SAN
7 1 (0.11%) SSL
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 78 (8.44%) Big Data
3 66 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 60 (6.49%) Hadoop
5 37 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (3.25%) MongoDB
7 28 (3.03%) HBase
8 25 (2.71%) Oracle Database
9 17 (1.84%) NoSQL
9 17 (1.84%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.73%) MySQL
11 15 (1.62%) Power BI
12 14 (1.52%) Redis
13 12 (1.30%) SQLPlus
14 9 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
15 8 (0.87%) Apache Hive
15 8 (0.87%) CouchDB
15 8 (0.87%) Data Lake
16 6 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
16 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 145 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 117 (12.66%) Git (software)
3 86 (9.31%) JIRA
4 54 (5.84%) Maven
5 53 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (5.63%) Selenium
7 45 (4.87%) Visual Studio
8 34 (3.68%) Babel
8 34 (3.68%) Mocha
8 34 (3.68%) webpack
9 33 (3.57%) Gerrit
9 33 (3.57%) Sinon.JS
10 30 (3.25%) Subversion
11 28 (3.03%) Cucumber
11 28 (3.03%) TeamCity
12 26 (2.81%) SpecFlow
13 25 (2.71%) Visual Studio Team System
14 23 (2.49%) JUnit
15 18 (1.95%) SoapUI
15 18 (1.95%) WebDriver
General
1 300 (32.47%) Finance
2 46 (4.98%) Retail
3 21 (2.27%) Banking
4 15 (1.62%) Marketing
5 4 (0.43%) Games
5 4 (0.43%) Law
5 4 (0.43%) Legal
5 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.22%) Automotive
6 2 (0.22%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.11%) Advertising
7 1 (0.11%) Electronics
7 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 366 (39.61%) Developer
2 141 (15.26%) Java Developer
3 115 (12.45%) Analyst
4 93 (10.06%) Project Manager
5 63 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 54 (5.84%) .NET Developer
7 50 (5.41%) Node.js Developer
8 49 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
9 47 (5.09%) React Developer
10 45 (4.87%) Lead Developer
11 44 (4.76%) Scrum Master
12 43 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
13 41 (4.44%) Senior Developer
14 40 (4.33%) Architect
15 38 (4.11%) Angular Developer
15 38 (4.11%) Test Analyst
16 31 (3.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 30 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
18 29 (3.14%) Delivery Manager
18 29 (3.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (20.24%) RESTful
2 178 (19.26%) HTML
3 157 (16.99%) CSS
4 148 (16.02%) Spring
5 139 (15.04%) AngularJS
6 127 (13.74%) React
7 118 (12.77%) .NET
8 114 (12.34%) jQuery
9 101 (10.93%) Spring Boot
10 96 (10.39%) HTML5
11 93 (10.06%) Node.js
11 93 (10.06%) Web Services
12 87 (9.42%) REST
13 81 (8.77%) JSON
14 72 (7.79%) CSS3
15 60 (6.49%) Kafka
16 57 (6.17%) Middleware
17 55 (5.95%) RabbitMQ
18 53 (5.74%) Hibernate
19 47 (5.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
1 60 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (6.28%) User Experience
3 38 (4.11%) Mobile App
4 27 (2.92%) Virtual Team
5 19 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.41%) Smart Meter
7 12 (1.30%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.19%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 9 (0.97%) Data Centre
11 8 (0.87%) iPad
12 7 (0.76%) Fintech
12 7 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (0.76%) PKI
13 6 (0.65%) PMI
13 6 (0.65%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 99 (10.71%) Linux
2 76 (8.23%) Unix
3 42 (4.55%) Windows
4 34 (3.68%) Android
5 30 (3.25%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.08%) Windows 10
7 8 (0.87%) AIX
7 8 (0.87%) CentOS
8 3 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (42.10%) Scrum
2 278 (30.09%) TDD
3 215 (23.27%) Test Automation
4 156 (16.88%) BDD
5 139 (15.04%) Project Management
6 124 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
7 118 (12.77%) Microservices
8 107 (11.58%) SDLC
9 103 (11.15%) E-Commerce
10 100 (10.82%) DevOps
11 93 (10.06%) Unit Testing
11 93 (10.06%) Waterfall
12 87 (9.42%) Kanban
13 84 (9.09%) OO
13 84 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 69 (7.47%) Problem-Solving
15 66 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
16 64 (6.93%) Configuration Management
16 64 (6.93%) Software Engineering
17 56 (6.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 264 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 251 (27.16%) Java
3 139 (15.04%) C#
4 101 (10.93%) SQL
5 69 (7.47%) Java 8
6 49 (5.30%) Python
7 47 (5.09%) TypeScript
8 43 (4.65%) ES6
9 31 (3.35%) Ruby
10 23 (2.49%) PL/SQL
10 23 (2.49%) Shell Script
11 18 (1.95%) C++
12 16 (1.73%) C
13 14 (1.52%) Apex Code
13 14 (1.52%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.52%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.87%) Go
15 8 (0.87%) Perl
16 7 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 82 (8.87%) Degree
2 57 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 46 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 28 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 21 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (2.27%) PMP
6 15 (1.62%) ISEB
7 12 (1.30%) PMI Certification
8 10 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.76%) APMG
10 7 (0.76%) CISSP
10 7 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.65%) BC Cleared
11 6 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
12 5 (0.54%) CISM
12 5 (0.54%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.43%) IISP
14 3 (0.32%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.09%) QA
2 30 (3.25%) PMO
3 15 (1.62%) GDPR
4 11 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.32%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.32%) ISO 22301
7 3 (0.32%) ISO 31000
7 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 3 (0.32%) SLA
8 2 (0.22%) COBIT
8 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.11%) GAMP
9 1 (0.11%) GCP
9 1 (0.11%) GxP
9 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 92 (9.96%) Docker
2 45 (4.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 25 (2.71%) HDFS
4 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (4.11%) Hadoop YARN
2 24 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (2.49%) Ansible
4 21 (2.27%) Puppet
5 15 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.43%) HP ALM
7 4 (0.43%) Mesos
7 4 (0.43%) Nagios
8 3 (0.32%) Nessus
8 3 (0.32%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 2 (0.22%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.22%) Kibana
9 2 (0.22%) logstash
9 2 (0.22%) Salt
9 2 (0.22%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.22%) Terraform
10 1 (0.11%) Consul
10 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 79 (8.55%) Oracle
2 78 (8.44%) Microsoft
3 27 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (2.60%) SAP
5 15 (1.62%) HP
6 12 (1.30%) ServiceNow
7 8 (0.87%) ArcSight
7 8 (0.87%) Cloudera
8 7 (0.76%) ClickTale
8 7 (0.76%) Workday
9 6 (0.65%) Barracuda Networks
10 5 (0.54%) Apple
10 5 (0.54%) Google
10 5 (0.54%) IBM
10 5 (0.54%) OpenText
10 5 (0.54%) Splunk
11 4 (0.43%) Capita
11 4 (0.43%) Casewise
11 4 (0.43%) Cisco
12 3 (0.32%) Sun