The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 49 30 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.82% 9.90% 23.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.21% 12.10% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 85
Median daily rate £475 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £300 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
Agile Software Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
231 248 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.00% 81.85% 82.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 166 273
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 31 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +8 31 £475 +5.55% 13
Bedford - 6 £450 - 6
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 47 (43.93%) E-Commerce
2 40 (37.38%) C#
3 34 (31.78%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (26.17%) BDD
4 28 (26.17%) TDD
5 26 (24.30%) Java
6 25 (23.36%) Test Automation
6 25 (23.36%) QA
7 24 (22.43%) Cucumber
7 24 (22.43%) Scrum
8 22 (20.56%) Python
8 22 (20.56%) Selenium
8 22 (20.56%) Ruby
8 22 (20.56%) SDET
9 21 (19.63%) .NET
10 20 (18.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (17.76%) SpecFlow
11 19 (17.76%) JIRA
12 18 (16.82%) SQL Server
13 17 (15.89%) TeamCity
14 16 (14.95%) SoapUI
14 16 (14.95%) Feature Driven Development
14 16 (14.95%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (14.95%) ATDD
15 15 (14.02%) Jenkins
15 15 (14.02%) WebDriver
16 14 (13.08%) JBehave
16 14 (13.08%) Web Services
16 14 (13.08%) Presales
17 13 (12.15%) API Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 10 (9.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.74%) JBoss
2 4 (3.74%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.87%) Confluence
3 2 (1.87%) SAS
3 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Project
1 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.61%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) DNS
1 6 (5.61%) WAN
2 5 (4.67%) LAN
3 2 (1.87%) SMS
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.41%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.80%) Big Data
4 3 (2.80%) MySQL
5 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.87%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (22.43%) Cucumber
2 22 (20.56%) Selenium
3 19 (17.76%) JIRA
3 19 (17.76%) SpecFlow
4 17 (15.89%) TeamCity
5 16 (14.95%) SoapUI
6 15 (14.02%) Jenkins
6 15 (14.02%) WebDriver
7 14 (13.08%) JBehave
8 13 (12.15%) JUnit
8 13 (12.15%) TestNG
9 12 (11.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (10.28%) Ant
10 11 (10.28%) Maven
11 8 (7.48%) Appium
12 6 (5.61%) Calabash
13 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
13 4 (3.74%) Jasmine
14 2 (1.87%) Grunt
14 2 (1.87%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.15%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Banking
2 5 (4.67%) Marketing
3 3 (2.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (19.63%) Developer
2 20 (18.69%) Architect
3 16 (14.95%) Test Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) C# Developer
4 12 (11.21%) Project Manager
4 12 (11.21%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.54%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Designer
7 7 (6.54%) Developer in Test
7 7 (6.54%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.61%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.63%) .NET
2 14 (13.08%) Web Services
3 9 (8.41%) HTML
3 9 (8.41%) jQuery
4 8 (7.48%) AngularJS
4 8 (7.48%) CSS
4 8 (7.48%) Gherkin
5 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
5 7 (6.54%) Middleware
6 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (5.61%) J2EE
7 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.67%) Entity Framework
7 5 (4.67%) REST
8 3 (2.80%) HTML5
8 3 (2.80%) SOAP
8 3 (2.80%) XML
9 2 (1.87%) CSS3
9 2 (1.87%) Node.js
9 2 (1.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Linked Data
1 9 (8.41%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.67%) Blockchain
2 5 (4.67%) SWIFT
3 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.87%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.87%) PMI
3 2 (1.87%) User Experience
4 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Fintech
4 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.93%) IVR
4 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Linux
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Android
2 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) MVS
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.93%) E-Commerce
2 34 (31.78%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (26.17%) BDD
3 28 (26.17%) TDD
4 25 (23.36%) Test Automation
5 24 (22.43%) Scrum
6 20 (18.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (14.95%) ATDD
7 16 (14.95%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (14.95%) Feature Driven Development
8 14 (13.08%) Presales
9 13 (12.15%) API Testing
9 13 (12.15%) Defect Management
9 13 (12.15%) TOGAF
10 12 (11.21%) SOA
10 12 (11.21%) Waterfall
11 11 (10.28%) Supplier Management
12 9 (8.41%) Business Development
12 9 (8.41%) Data Modelling
12 9 (8.41%) Document Composition
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.38%) C#
2 26 (24.30%) Java
3 22 (20.56%) Python
3 22 (20.56%) Ruby
4 13 (12.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.15%) Perl
5 6 (5.61%) SQL
6 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.87%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.93%) Haskell
7 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ISSMP
3 1 (0.93%) MBA
3 1 (0.93%) PgMP
3 1 (0.93%) PMP
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.36%) QA
2 22 (20.56%) SDET
3 5 (4.67%) SEPA
4 1 (0.93%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 9 (8.41%) hybris
1 9 (8.41%) Xamarin
2 6 (5.61%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.80%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.87%) Tableau
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Pega
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