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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 22 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 18 67 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.85% 12.88% 13.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.23% 14.69% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 52 6
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£394 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £292 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
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
289 456 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 77.90% 87.69% 64.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 320 77
Average daily rate £413 £425 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 8
Average hourly rate £45.43 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.23% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -10 7 £425 -2.85% 3
Bedford +2 4 £330 +8.19% 9
Dunstable - 2 £394 - 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (30.65%) Scrum
2 18 (29.03%) Waterfall
3 17 (27.42%) E-Commerce
4 13 (20.97%) Retail
5 12 (19.35%) .NET
6 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
7 9 (14.52%) Java
7 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
7 9 (14.52%) Project Management
8 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 8 (12.90%) SQL
8 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.90%) JIRA
8 8 (12.90%) SDLC
9 7 (11.29%) FMCG
9 7 (11.29%) Oracle
9 7 (11.29%) Web Services
10 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.68%) ERP
10 6 (9.68%) XML
10 6 (9.68%) C#
10 6 (9.68%) Finance
10 6 (9.68%) Product Management
11 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.06%) WCF
11 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
11 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
11 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.06%) SOA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Agresso
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
1 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.61%) Telnet
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) JIRA
2 2 (3.23%) JUnit
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.61%) Grunt
3 1 (1.61%) Bower
3 1 (1.61%) gulp
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (20.97%) Retail
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Product Owner
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Product Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Designer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.23%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (3.23%) Service Transition Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Programme Director
7 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) Web Services
3 6 (9.68%) XML
4 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.06%) WCF
5 4 (6.45%) EJB
5 4 (6.45%) CSS
5 4 (6.45%) J2EE
5 4 (6.45%) Servlets
6 3 (4.84%) SOAP
6 3 (4.84%) jQuery
6 3 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (3.23%) Android SDK
7 2 (3.23%) Struts
7 2 (3.23%) JDBC
7 2 (3.23%) JSP
7 2 (3.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) FMCG
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Taxonomies
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Social Media
3 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Scrum
2 18 (29.03%) Waterfall
3 17 (27.42%) E-Commerce
4 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
5 9 (14.52%) Project Management
6 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.90%) SDLC
7 6 (9.68%) Product Management
7 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.68%) ERP
8 5 (8.06%) B2B
8 5 (8.06%) SOA
8 5 (8.06%) ETL
8 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.45%) Matrix Management
9 4 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (6.45%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) Java
2 8 (12.90%) SQL
3 6 (9.68%) C#
4 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) ACCA
3 1 (1.61%) CIMA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
3 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.84%) Pega
3 3 (4.84%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.84%) hybris
4 2 (3.23%) Endeca
4 2 (3.23%) Google
4 2 (3.23%) OpenText
5 1 (1.61%) Luciad
5 1 (1.61%) ESRI
5 1 (1.61%) Cognos
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Informatica
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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