Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 725 429 525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.32% 21.63% 20.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.62% 26.38% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 312 384
Surrey median daily rate £488 £429 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.70% +0.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 13
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -12.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £42.50 £38.40 £37.15
90th Percentile £50.25 £48.80 £54.79
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% -7.53% +16.25%

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 2,293 1,626 2,098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.23% 82.00% 80.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,631 1,031 1,334
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +8.39%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £288
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 89 74
Surrey median hourly rate £41.85 £27.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.00% -34.15% +17.14%
10th Percentile £13.80 £12.23 £14.33
90th Percentile £50.05 £42.50 £60.98
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

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 January 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
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 January 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 +1 159 £500 +60.00% 27
Sunbury-on-Thames +9 81 £495 -12.79% 2
Staines 0 66 £500 +5.26% 15
Guildford +4 45 £500 +12.68% 38
Redhill +10 37 £500 +5.26% 8
Camberley +2 19 £540 -1.82% 7
Leatherhead 0 18 £425 - 24
Egham +2 15 £500 +17.65% 1
Woking -18 9 £425 +1.80% 5
Farnham +10 7 £350 +16.67% 10
Cobham +3 7 £513 +41.38% 1
Weybridge +5 6 £369 -11.94% 4
Chertsey - 6 £430 - 4
Epsom -7 4 £513 +192.86% 6
Godalming - 3 £425 - 5
Dorking +2 2 £344 -29.49% 1
Tadworth - 2 £509 -
Caterham +6 1 £525 -19.29%
Oxted - 1 £375 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 265 (36.55%) Scrum
2 258 (35.59%) Finance
3 144 (19.86%) Java
4 114 (15.72%) JavaScript
5 112 (15.45%) SQL
6 107 (14.76%) Test Automation
7 102 (14.07%) DevOps
8 99 (13.66%) TDD
9 97 (13.38%) BDD
10 91 (12.55%) Project Management
11 90 (12.41%) HTML
12 89 (12.28%) C#
12 89 (12.28%) CSS
13 85 (11.72%) .NET
14 80 (11.03%) Waterfall
14 80 (11.03%) AngularJS
15 79 (10.90%) Oracle
16 77 (10.62%) Linux
17 75 (10.34%) JIRA
18 74 (10.21%) Jenkins
19 73 (10.07%) Git (software)
19 73 (10.07%) Degree
20 72 (9.93%) SDLC
21 65 (8.97%) jQuery
22 64 (8.83%) Continuous Integration
22 64 (8.83%) User Experience
23 63 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
24 62 (8.55%) Kanban
25 61 (8.41%) Spring
25 61 (8.41%) E-Commerce

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 48 (6.62%) Confluence
2 17 (2.34%) Apache
3 15 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.93%) Apache Spark
5 7 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.55%) SAS
7 4 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.41%) CMS
8 3 (0.41%) Mule
8 3 (0.41%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.28%) Documentum
9 2 (0.28%) Drupal
9 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.28%) GemFire
9 2 (0.28%) JBoss
9 2 (0.28%) WordPress
10 1 (0.14%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (2.62%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (1.10%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.69%) InDesign
7 3 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.41%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.41%) Lawson
4 3 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.28%) Magento
5 2 (0.28%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.28%) PlanetPress Connect
5 2 (0.28%) RMDS
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.14%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.48%) Serverless
4 12 (1.66%) GitHub
5 11 (1.52%) npm
6 10 (1.38%) PaaS
7 9 (1.24%) SaaS
8 8 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (0.97%) Sauce Labs
10 6 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (0.83%) Force.com
11 5 (0.69%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.69%) Office 365
11 5 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 5 (0.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 5 (0.69%) Veeva
11 5 (0.69%) Yarn
12 4 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.55%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.97%) Firewall
2 5 (0.69%) Internet
2 5 (0.69%) Network Security
3 4 (0.55%) WAN
4 3 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (0.41%) LAN
5 2 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.28%) DHCP
5 2 (0.28%) DNS
5 2 (0.28%) Multicast
5 2 (0.28%) PBX
5 2 (0.28%) SMS
5 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.28%) VoIP
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.14%) CTI
6 1 (0.14%) MPLS
6 1 (0.14%) WAAS
6 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.76%) Relational Database
2 37 (5.10%) SQL Server
3 35 (4.83%) Oracle Database
4 29 (4.00%) Big Data
5 25 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (3.45%) Redis
6 24 (3.31%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 21 (2.90%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.79%) SAP BW
11 12 (1.66%) MySQL
11 12 (1.66%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
13 10 (1.38%) Data Mart
13 10 (1.38%) SQLPlus
14 9 (1.24%) HBase
14 9 (1.24%) Power BI
15 7 (0.97%) Spotfire
16 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 75 (10.34%) JIRA
2 74 (10.21%) Jenkins
3 73 (10.07%) Git (software)
4 44 (6.07%) Selenium
5 35 (4.83%) Subversion
6 30 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (4.14%) Visual Studio
7 22 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 17 (2.34%) HP UFT
10 16 (2.21%) Maven
11 14 (1.93%) SpecFlow
12 12 (1.66%) Travis CI
12 12 (1.66%) WebDriver
13 10 (1.38%) Eclipse
13 10 (1.38%) Protractor
14 9 (1.24%) NUnit
15 8 (1.10%) Bower
15 8 (1.10%) JUnit
15 8 (1.10%) LoadRunner
General
1 258 (35.59%) Finance
2 27 (3.72%) Retail
3 15 (2.07%) Banking
4 11 (1.52%) Marketing
5 10 (1.38%) Financial Institution
5 10 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.83%) Electronics
8 5 (0.69%) General Ledger
8 5 (0.69%) Law
9 4 (0.55%) Publishing
10 3 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.28%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Billing
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 255 (35.17%) Developer
2 89 (12.28%) Analyst
3 75 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 62 (8.55%) Business Analyst
5 60 (8.28%) Java Developer
6 53 (7.31%) Scrum Master
7 51 (7.03%) .NET Developer
8 49 (6.76%) Architect
9 46 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer
10 36 (4.97%) Senior Developer
11 34 (4.69%) C# Developer
12 31 (4.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 30 (4.14%) JavaScript Developer
14 29 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (4.00%) UI Developer
15 27 (3.72%) Angular Developer
16 22 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
17 19 (2.62%) Agile Developer
17 19 (2.62%) Agile Project Manager
17 19 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (12.41%) HTML
2 89 (12.28%) CSS
3 85 (11.72%) .NET
4 80 (11.03%) AngularJS
5 65 (8.97%) jQuery
6 61 (8.41%) Spring
7 53 (7.31%) Web Services
8 48 (6.62%) RESTful
9 41 (5.66%) REST
10 36 (4.97%) ASP.NET
11 34 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 34 (4.69%) React
12 33 (4.55%) JSON
13 31 (4.28%) HTML5
14 30 (4.14%) J2EE
14 30 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
14 30 (4.14%) Spring Boot
15 28 (3.86%) SOAP
16 27 (3.72%) Node.js
16 27 (3.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.83%) User Experience
2 41 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (2.48%) Virtual Team
5 13 (1.79%) Fintech
5 13 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 12 (1.66%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.52%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.38%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.97%) IVR
11 7 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.83%) iPad
13 5 (0.69%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.55%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.55%) Clustering
15 3 (0.41%) EMV
15 3 (0.41%) Robotics
15 3 (0.41%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 77 (10.62%) Linux
2 56 (7.72%) Unix
3 24 (3.31%) Windows
4 13 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.52%) AIX
6 6 (0.83%) Android
7 4 (0.55%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.28%) CentOS
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (36.55%) Scrum
2 107 (14.76%) Test Automation
3 102 (14.07%) DevOps
4 99 (13.66%) TDD
5 97 (13.38%) BDD
6 91 (12.55%) Project Management
7 80 (11.03%) Waterfall
8 72 (9.93%) SDLC
9 64 (8.83%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 62 (8.55%) Kanban
12 61 (8.41%) E-Commerce
13 49 (6.76%) OO
14 48 (6.62%) Coaching
15 45 (6.21%) System Testing
16 41 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
16 41 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
17 39 (5.38%) Configuration Management
17 39 (5.38%) Unit Testing
18 34 (4.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 144 (19.86%) Java
2 114 (15.72%) JavaScript
3 112 (15.45%) SQL
4 89 (12.28%) C#
5 60 (8.28%) Python
6 32 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 24 (3.31%) PL/SQL
8 21 (2.90%) C++
9 20 (2.76%) Shell Script
10 18 (2.48%) C
11 13 (1.79%) Perl
12 12 (1.66%) Ruby
13 10 (1.38%) R
13 10 (1.38%) TypeScript
14 9 (1.24%) PHP
15 7 (0.97%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.83%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.83%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.69%) CoffeeScript
18 3 (0.41%) Go
Qualifications
1 73 (10.07%) Degree
2 21 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 14 (1.93%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.66%) ISEB
5 10 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.10%) PMP
7 6 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.41%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.14%) CISSP
12 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.14%) MCSA
12 1 (0.14%) MCSE
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.86%) QA
2 30 (4.14%) PMO
3 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.55%) MiFID
5 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.41%) GDPR
5 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (4.28%) Docker
2 16 (2.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (1.10%) HDFS
4 7 (0.97%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 27 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (3.17%) Puppet
3 19 (2.62%) Ansible
4 16 (2.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 10 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.14%) Grafana
6 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.14%) logstash
6 1 (0.14%) Mesos
6 1 (0.14%) Nessus
6 1 (0.14%) Oozie
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 79 (10.90%) Oracle
2 53 (7.31%) Microsoft
3 44 (6.07%) Salesforce.com
4 35 (4.83%) SAP
5 16 (2.21%) HP
6 14 (1.93%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.10%) Adobe
7 8 (1.10%) Tableau
8 7 (0.97%) Workday
9 6 (0.83%) MuleSoft
9 6 (0.83%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.69%) Genesys
10 5 (0.69%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.55%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.55%) ClickTale
11 4 (0.55%) Sage
11 4 (0.55%) VMware
12 3 (0.41%) F5
12 3 (0.41%) Pega
12 3 (0.41%) Talend