The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 18.75% 7.55% 13.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.06% 10.00% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 5
Median daily rate £363 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.32% +7.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.23
% change year-on-year +2.36% +13.49%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 68 40 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 85.00% 75.47% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 23
Median daily rate £375 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Woking

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Woking.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Woking

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Woking over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Woking

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Woking.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Woking region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) MVVM
3 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) OO
4 9 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 8 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (33.33%) Use Case
6 6 (33.33%) OWASP
6 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) Publishing
6 6 (33.33%) User Experience
6 6 (33.33%) Gatling
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) RESTful
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
8 3 (16.67%) SOLID
8 3 (16.67%) Legal
8 3 (16.67%) Selenium
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
9 2 (11.11%) BDD
9 2 (11.11%) QA
9 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
9 2 (11.11%) WPF
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) T-SQL

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Gatling
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
4 1 (5.56%) NUnit
General
1 6 (33.33%) Publishing
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 2 (11.11%) Senior WPF Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) WPF Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Principal Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) MVVM
2 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 9 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (33.33%) OWASP
5 6 (33.33%) Use Case
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) SOLID
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.11%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Migration
9 1 (5.56%) OOP
9 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.56%) Project Management
9 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft