Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 975 734 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 31.49% 26.31% 21.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.40% 31.00% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 610 312
Surrey median daily rate £495 £488 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +13.70% +0.88%
10th Percentile £359 £363 £325
90th Percentile £611 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 2
Surrey median hourly rate £51.00 £45.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.27% -12.00%
10th Percentile £48.20 £42.50 £38.40
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.25 £48.80
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -7.53%

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 2,754 2,368 1,678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.95% 84.87% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,957 1,683 1,070
Surrey median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £220
90th Percentile £614 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 52 91
Surrey median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +50.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £15.04 £13.55 £12.13
90th Percentile £51.38 £49.88 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.00% +6.71% -22.41%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Reigate 0 183 £500 - 33
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 103 £483 -2.37% 7
Guildford 0 84 £525 +5.00% 55
Staines 0 73 £475 -5.00% 9
Camberley +5 42 £550 +1.85% 7
Woking +18 41 £438 +2.94% 23
Redhill +1 35 £475 -5.00% 7
Leatherhead +3 27 £400 -5.88% 38
Chertsey +9 21 £420 -2.33% 3
Egham 0 19 £475 -5.00% 6
Farnham +2 10 £350 - 14
Epsom +11 9 £458 -10.73% 4
Weybridge 0 6 £358 -20.56% 3
Lightwater - 5 - - 2
Caterham 0 3 £500 -4.76%
Godalming -5 2 - - 6
Godstone - 2 £425 -
Cobham -2 1 £375 -26.83% 2
Thames Ditton - 1 - - 2
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 347 (35.59%) Scrum
2 279 (28.62%) Finance
3 221 (22.67%) Test Automation
4 211 (21.64%) AngularJS
5 193 (19.79%) SQL
6 191 (19.59%) Java
7 178 (18.26%) C#
8 175 (17.95%) TDD
9 169 (17.33%) .NET
10 168 (17.23%) JavaScript
11 167 (17.13%) CSS
12 162 (16.62%) SDLC
13 159 (16.31%) DevOps
14 155 (15.90%) Microsoft Azure
15 148 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
16 136 (13.95%) JIRA
17 135 (13.85%) Git (software)
18 132 (13.54%) HTML
19 117 (12.00%) BDD
20 109 (11.18%) QA
21 104 (10.67%) Docker
22 101 (10.36%) Project Management
23 100 (10.26%) Microsoft
24 96 (9.85%) Node.js
25 94 (9.64%) SQL Server
26 91 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
27 88 (9.03%) Spring
27 88 (9.03%) Linux
28 84 (8.62%) Jenkins
29 81 (8.31%) Microservices

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 63 (6.46%) Confluence
2 30 (3.08%) Apache Spark
3 21 (2.15%) Apache
4 15 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 14 (1.44%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.23%) CMS
7 10 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.72%) Drupal
10 5 (0.51%) SAS
10 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.41%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.41%) FileNet
11 4 (0.41%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.31%) GemFire
13 2 (0.21%) JBoss
13 2 (0.21%) nginx
14 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.10%) IIS
14 1 (0.10%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 36 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (2.46%) InVision
5 18 (1.85%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.82%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.21%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle CRM On Demand
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.10%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.10%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.10%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 155 (15.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.28%) Serverless
4 28 (2.87%) BrowserStack
5 22 (2.26%) SaaS
6 21 (2.15%) Office 365
7 18 (1.85%) Azure Functions
7 18 (1.85%) npm
8 15 (1.54%) OpenShift
9 14 (1.44%) Azure Data Factory
9 14 (1.44%) Lucidchart
10 13 (1.33%) PaaS
11 12 (1.23%) Heroku
12 11 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (1.13%) GitHub
13 9 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
13 9 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (0.92%) IaaS
14 8 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.64%) HTTP
2 15 (1.54%) WAN
3 14 (1.44%) DSL
4 13 (1.33%) DNS
4 13 (1.33%) LAN
5 12 (1.23%) DHCP
6 11 (1.13%) Internet
7 10 (1.03%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.82%) L2TP
8 8 (0.82%) MPLS
9 7 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (0.51%) SSL
11 4 (0.41%) Extranet
12 3 (0.31%) Firewall
12 3 (0.31%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.31%) VPN
13 2 (0.21%) Network Security
13 2 (0.21%) SAN
14 1 (0.10%) NFC
14 1 (0.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.64%) NoSQL
3 51 (5.23%) Relational Database
4 47 (4.82%) Big Data
5 43 (4.41%) Hadoop
6 36 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (2.36%) MySQL
9 17 (1.74%) Oracle Database
9 17 (1.74%) Power BI
10 15 (1.54%) MongoDB
11 14 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (1.23%) Cosmos DB
12 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (0.92%) Apache Hive
15 7 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 7 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 136 (13.95%) JIRA
2 135 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 84 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 66 (6.77%) Selenium
5 61 (6.26%) Cucumber
6 55 (5.64%) Visual Studio
7 44 (4.51%) Visual Studio Team System
8 37 (3.79%) Protractor
9 34 (3.49%) Maven
10 33 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (3.28%) WebDriver
12 31 (3.18%) SoapUI
13 28 (2.87%) Jasmine
14 27 (2.77%) Axure RP
15 26 (2.67%) JMeter
16 24 (2.46%) Subversion
17 22 (2.26%) SonarQube
18 21 (2.15%) JUnit
19 19 (1.95%) Travis CI
20 18 (1.85%) gulp
General
1 279 (28.62%) Finance
2 61 (6.26%) Retail
3 54 (5.54%) Banking
4 28 (2.87%) Marketing
5 18 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.03%) Legal
7 8 (0.82%) Back Office
7 8 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.51%) Advertising
9 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.31%) Electronics
9 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.21%) Front Office
10 2 (0.21%) Games
10 2 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.10%) Automotive
11 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 382 (39.18%) Developer
2 119 (12.21%) Analyst
3 90 (9.23%) Java Developer
4 72 (7.38%) .NET Developer
5 69 (7.08%) Project Manager
6 63 (6.46%) Business Analyst
7 54 (5.54%) Angular Developer
8 53 (5.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 49 (5.03%) Scrum Master
9 49 (5.03%) Senior Developer
10 48 (4.92%) Architect
11 47 (4.82%) C# Developer
12 39 (4.00%) Designer
12 39 (4.00%) Software Engineer
13 36 (3.69%) Test Engineer
14 34 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
15 33 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
16 32 (3.28%) UX Designer
17 30 (3.08%) Tester
18 28 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (21.64%) AngularJS
2 169 (17.33%) .NET
3 167 (17.13%) CSS
4 132 (13.54%) HTML
5 96 (9.85%) Node.js
6 88 (9.03%) Spring
7 81 (8.31%) JSON
8 79 (8.10%) REST
9 69 (7.08%) RESTful
10 68 (6.97%) jQuery
11 67 (6.87%) ASP.NET
12 65 (6.67%) .NET Framework
13 61 (6.26%) HTML5
14 57 (5.85%) SOAP
15 54 (5.54%) XML
16 51 (5.23%) Entity Framework
17 48 (4.92%) Sass
18 46 (4.72%) React
18 46 (4.72%) Spring Boot
18 46 (4.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 80 (8.21%) User Experience
2 52 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (1.95%) Fintech
6 17 (1.74%) Virtual Team
7 16 (1.64%) Public Cloud
8 15 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.33%) Private Cloud
11 12 (1.23%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.92%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.72%) Smart Home
15 5 (0.51%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.41%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
16 4 (0.41%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.41%) PMI
17 3 (0.31%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 88 (9.03%) Linux
2 33 (3.38%) Unix
3 26 (2.67%) Windows
4 11 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (0.92%) Android
5 9 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.31%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.21%) CentOS
8 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.10%) Debian
9 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.10%) Solaris
9 1 (0.10%) VMS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (35.59%) Scrum
2 221 (22.67%) Test Automation
3 175 (17.95%) TDD
4 162 (16.62%) SDLC
5 159 (16.31%) DevOps
6 148 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
7 117 (12.00%) BDD
8 101 (10.36%) Project Management
9 81 (8.31%) Microservices
10 79 (8.10%) Software Engineering
11 78 (8.00%) Kanban
11 78 (8.00%) OO
12 75 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 74 (7.59%) MVC
13 74 (7.59%) Unit Testing
14 71 (7.28%) Problem-Solving
15 68 (6.97%) Front End Development
16 65 (6.67%) User Stories
17 61 (6.26%) Stakeholder Management
18 56 (5.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 193 (19.79%) SQL
2 191 (19.59%) Java
3 178 (18.26%) C#
4 168 (17.23%) JavaScript
5 70 (7.18%) Python
6 47 (4.82%) T-SQL
7 30 (3.08%) TypeScript
8 25 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 25 (2.56%) Ruby
9 24 (2.46%) Java 8
10 21 (2.15%) C++
11 18 (1.85%) Groovy
12 15 (1.54%) PHP
13 11 (1.13%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.13%) Perl
14 9 (0.92%) Scala
14 9 (0.92%) VBA
15 8 (0.82%) ES6
15 8 (0.82%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 70 (7.18%) Degree
2 50 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 45 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 13 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (0.82%) CCNP
8 8 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.72%) PMP
10 6 (0.62%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.51%) CCNA
12 4 (0.41%) ISEB
12 4 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.21%) APMP
14 2 (0.21%) CISM
14 2 (0.21%) CISSP
14 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (11.18%) QA
2 26 (2.67%) PMO
3 16 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.41%) GDPR
5 3 (0.31%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.31%) WCAG
6 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.21%) SLA
7 1 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 104 (10.67%) Docker
2 16 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 15 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.82%) HDFS
5 4 (0.41%) Firmware
5 4 (0.41%) KVM
6 3 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.10%) Snort
7 1 (0.10%) Squid
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (3.69%) Kubernetes
2 34 (3.49%) Ansible
3 25 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (2.36%) Puppet
5 16 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
6 11 (1.13%) Terraform
7 9 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.51%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.31%) Grafana
10 3 (0.31%) Graphite
10 3 (0.31%) Nagios
10 3 (0.31%) Nessus
11 2 (0.21%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.21%) Kibana
11 2 (0.21%) Packer
11 2 (0.21%) SCCM
11 2 (0.21%) SCOM
12 1 (0.10%) logstash
12 1 (0.10%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 100 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 38 (3.90%) Oracle
3 28 (2.87%) Atlassian
4 26 (2.67%) SAP
5 22 (2.26%) Workday
6 20 (2.05%) Adobe
7 17 (1.74%) MuleSoft
8 13 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.23%) Cisco
10 11 (1.13%) VMware
11 10 (1.03%) Citrix
12 8 (0.82%) Aruba
12 8 (0.82%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 8 (0.82%) Juniper
13 6 (0.62%) Google
13 6 (0.62%) hybris
14 5 (0.51%) HP
14 5 (0.51%) Remedy
15 4 (0.41%) ClickTale
15 4 (0.41%) IBM