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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 34 56 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.34% 12.44% 13.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.18% 15.82% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 46 15
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£430 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £276 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £456 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
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
304 354 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.52% 78.67% 73.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 228 82
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £555 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.00 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -20.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £47.50 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 19 £475 +21.01% 4
Dunstable - 5 £394 -
Bedford 0 3 £420 +58.49% 10
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 54 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 33 (33.33%) Scrum
3 26 (26.26%) SOA
3 26 (26.26%) Waterfall
4 21 (21.21%) Retail
5 19 (19.19%) .NET
6 18 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (17.17%) Project Management
8 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
8 15 (15.15%) PRINCE2
9 14 (14.14%) C#
9 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
10 12 (12.12%) Oracle
10 12 (12.12%) WCF
11 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (11.11%) API Design
11 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 10 (10.10%) Finance
12 10 (10.10%) MVC
12 10 (10.10%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (10.10%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (10.10%) jQuery
13 9 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (9.09%) JIRA
13 9 (9.09%) Java
13 9 (9.09%) SQL
14 8 (8.08%) B2B
14 8 (8.08%) SDLC
15 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web API

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.04%) CMS
1 4 (4.04%) WebSphere
1 4 (4.04%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.03%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Project
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
2 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Agresso
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.10%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) HTTP
1 1 (1.01%) Telnet
1 1 (1.01%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) JUnit
2 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.01%) Grunt
3 1 (1.01%) Bower
3 1 (1.01%) gulp
3 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (21.21%) Retail
2 10 (10.10%) Finance
3 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.01%) Front Office
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Architect
2 21 (21.21%) Project Manager
3 20 (20.20%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (11.11%) Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Web Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Senior Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) Consultant
7 5 (5.05%) Integration Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Product Owner
7 5 (5.05%) Integration Project Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Product Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Oracle Project Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Designer
9 3 (3.03%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (2.02%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.19%) .NET
2 12 (12.12%) WCF
3 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 10 (10.10%) jQuery
4 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (10.10%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (7.07%) Web Services
6 6 (6.06%) XML
7 4 (4.04%) EJB
7 4 (4.04%) J2EE
7 4 (4.04%) Servlets
8 3 (3.03%) SOAP
8 3 (3.03%) CSS
9 2 (2.02%) JDBC
9 2 (2.02%) JSP
9 2 (2.02%) Struts
9 2 (2.02%) JMS
9 2 (2.02%) Middleware
9 2 (2.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) FMCG
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.03%) Social Media
3 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) EPoS
5 1 (1.01%) EMV
5 1 (1.01%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Windows
1 2 (2.02%) Android
2 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 33 (33.33%) Scrum
3 26 (26.26%) SOA
3 26 (26.26%) Waterfall
4 18 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (17.17%) Project Management
6 15 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 11 (11.11%) API Design
8 10 (10.10%) MVC
9 9 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (8.08%) B2B
10 8 (8.08%) SDLC
11 7 (7.07%) Product Management
11 7 (7.07%) Project Planning
12 6 (6.06%) ERP
12 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.05%) ETL
13 5 (5.05%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.14%) C#
2 9 (9.09%) Java
2 9 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.01%) C++
4 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.01%) VB
4 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.02%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.12%) Oracle
3 7 (7.07%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.05%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.04%) SAP
5 4 (4.04%) hybris
6 3 (3.03%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.03%) Pega
7 2 (2.02%) Endeca
7 2 (2.02%) webMethods
7 2 (2.02%) OpenText
8 1 (1.01%) VMware
8 1 (1.01%) Cognos
8 1 (1.01%) Citrix
8 1 (1.01%) Informatica
8 1 (1.01%) Google
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago