The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 2 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 53 65 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.95% 17.62% 6.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.00% 22.89% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 16
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£380 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
Agile Software Development
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
279 284 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.42% 76.96% 61.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 174 107
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 30
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £21.11 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 41 (39.05%) Scrum
2 28 (26.67%) .NET
3 27 (25.71%) C#
4 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 23 (21.90%) Project Management
6 22 (20.95%) PRINCE2
7 19 (18.10%) Java
7 19 (18.10%) Waterfall
8 18 (17.14%) QA
9 17 (16.19%) E-Commerce
9 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (16.19%) BDD
10 14 (13.33%) HTML
10 14 (13.33%) CSS
10 14 (13.33%) Selenium
11 13 (12.38%) Business Analysis
12 12 (11.43%) Ruby
12 12 (11.43%) HTML5
12 12 (11.43%) ITIL
12 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
12 12 (11.43%) SpecFlow
13 11 (10.48%) CSS3
13 11 (10.48%) XML
14 10 (9.52%) SAP
14 10 (9.52%) Retail
15 9 (8.57%) .NET Framework
15 9 (8.57%) WebDriver
15 9 (8.57%) Web Services
15 9 (8.57%) SQL
15 9 (8.57%) CMS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (8.57%) CMS
2 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.81%) Documentum
4 3 (2.86%) Node.js
4 3 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.95%) Apache
5 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
2 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.90%) MS Project
4 1 (0.95%) Mingle
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.95%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) HTTP
1 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.95%) VLAN
2 1 (0.95%) IGMP
2 1 (0.95%) RTSP
2 1 (0.95%) Network Security
2 1 (0.95%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.95%) VPN
2 1 (0.95%) Firewall
2 1 (0.95%) Wireless
2 1 (0.95%) 802.15
2 1 (0.95%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Selenium
2 12 (11.43%) SpecFlow
3 9 (8.57%) WebDriver
4 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.76%) Ant
6 4 (3.81%) JIRA
7 3 (2.86%) Grunt
7 3 (2.86%) Subversion
7 3 (2.86%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.90%) JMeter
8 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.90%) JBehave
8 2 (1.90%) Appium
9 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.95%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.95%) WebStorm
9 1 (0.95%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.95%) Maven
9 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (9.52%) Retail
2 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.86%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Front Office
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (34.29%) Analyst
2 27 (25.71%) Developer
3 20 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 16 (15.24%) Project Manager
5 11 (10.48%) Test Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (3.81%) Agile Test Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Contracts Manager
9 4 (3.81%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Business Architect
9 4 (3.81%) AWS Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Business Solution Architect
10 3 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.67%) .NET
2 14 (13.33%) HTML
2 14 (13.33%) CSS
3 12 (11.43%) HTML5
4 11 (10.48%) CSS3
4 11 (10.48%) XML
5 9 (8.57%) .NET Framework
5 9 (8.57%) Web Services
6 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.67%) jQuery
8 6 (5.71%) XSLT
8 6 (5.71%) SOAP
9 5 (4.76%) J2EE
10 4 (3.81%) Middleware
10 4 (3.81%) XSL
10 4 (3.81%) REST
11 3 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (2.86%) Ajax
11 3 (2.86%) Spring
11 3 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.76%) User Experience
3 4 (3.81%) Kindle
4 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.86%) PMI
5 2 (1.90%) LIMS
5 2 (1.90%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) IPTV
6 1 (0.95%) STB
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) MPEG
6 1 (0.95%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.95%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Linux
2 7 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.95%) UNIX
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.05%) Scrum
2 23 (21.90%) Project Management
3 22 (20.95%) PRINCE2
4 19 (18.10%) Waterfall
5 17 (16.19%) E-Commerce
5 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (16.19%) BDD
6 13 (12.38%) Business Analysis
7 12 (11.43%) ITIL
8 9 (8.57%) Regression Testing
9 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.62%) TDD
9 8 (7.62%) SDLC
10 6 (5.71%) Service Management
10 6 (5.71%) RAD
10 6 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.71%) Content Management
11 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.76%) TOGAF
11 5 (4.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) C#
2 19 (18.10%) Java
3 12 (11.43%) Ruby
3 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.57%) SQL
5 6 (5.71%) C++
6 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.76%) C
7 4 (3.81%) Python
7 4 (3.81%) Perl
8 2 (1.90%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.95%) Dart
9 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.95%) Scala
9 1 (0.95%) VB
9 1 (0.95%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.95%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) ISEB
2 5 (4.76%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.81%) IIBA
4 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.95%) CBAP
4 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.95%) CCIE
4 1 (0.95%) CCNP
4 1 (0.95%) PMP
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.14%) QA
2 6 (5.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) SAP
3 4 (3.81%) VMware
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle
4 3 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.95%) Talend
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco
5 1 (0.95%) IBM
5 1 (0.95%) webMethods
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe
5 1 (0.95%) BEA
5 1 (0.95%) TIBCO
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