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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 48 91 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.58% 22.09% 15.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.67% 26.22% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 58 34
Median daily rate £409 £370 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% +3.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £289 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £511 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £57.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
244 347 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.22% 84.22% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 229 161
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 17
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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 8 December 2016.

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 8 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 42 (33.87%) Java
2 33 (26.61%) SQL
3 31 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (22.58%) TDD
5 26 (20.97%) Git (software)
6 24 (19.35%) HTML
6 24 (19.35%) REST
7 22 (17.74%) Python
8 21 (16.94%) C#
8 21 (16.94%) Scrum
8 21 (16.94%) Relational Database
9 20 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (15.32%) .NET
10 19 (15.32%) MVC
11 18 (14.52%) Oracle
12 17 (13.71%) Project Management
13 16 (12.90%) C
13 16 (12.90%) CSS
13 16 (12.90%) Web Services
13 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
13 16 (12.90%) JSON
13 16 (12.90%) AngularJS
13 16 (12.90%) BDD
13 16 (12.90%) Open Source
14 15 (12.10%) Mercurial
15 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (10.48%) OO
16 13 (10.48%) C++
16 13 (10.48%) Perl
16 13 (10.48%) Degree

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (4.03%) Apache
2 4 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.42%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.42%) IIS
4 2 (1.61%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.81%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.03%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) Internet
1 8 (6.45%) SSL
1 8 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 8 (6.45%) X.509
2 4 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.42%) DNS
3 3 (2.42%) Firewall
3 3 (2.42%) HTTP
3 3 (2.42%) SAN
3 3 (2.42%) Wireless
4 2 (1.61%) AMQP
5 1 (0.81%) 802.15
5 1 (0.81%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.81%) LDAP
5 1 (0.81%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.94%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.48%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.06%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.03%) Big Data
8 4 (3.23%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.42%) HBase
10 2 (1.61%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.61%) Sqoop
10 2 (1.61%) Triplestore
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.81%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.10%) Mercurial
3 13 (10.48%) Selenium
4 9 (7.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (7.26%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.26%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.45%) JIRA
5 8 (6.45%) JUnit
6 7 (5.65%) Android Studio
7 6 (4.84%) JMeter
7 6 (4.84%) Subversion
8 5 (4.03%) Mockito
9 4 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (2.42%) Appium
10 3 (2.42%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.42%) Maven
10 3 (2.42%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.42%) WebStorm
11 2 (1.61%) NUnit
11 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (8.87%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Games
2 3 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (52.42%) Developer
2 15 (12.10%) Java Developer
3 14 (11.29%) Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.87%) Project Manager
6 10 (8.06%) Android Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.65%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (4.84%) Python Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Technical Leader
11 4 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.35%) HTML
1 24 (19.35%) REST
2 19 (15.32%) .NET
3 16 (12.90%) AngularJS
3 16 (12.90%) CSS
3 16 (12.90%) JSON
3 16 (12.90%) Web Services
4 13 (10.48%) HTML5
5 12 (9.68%) XML
6 11 (8.87%) Spring
7 10 (8.06%) Android SDK
7 10 (8.06%) Node.js
7 10 (8.06%) RESTful
8 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET
8 9 (7.26%) jQuery
9 8 (6.45%) Middleware
10 7 (5.65%) RxJava
11 6 (4.84%) CSS3
12 5 (4.03%) JPA
12 5 (4.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Data Structures
2 9 (7.26%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.45%) Internet of Things
4 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) Biology
5 6 (4.84%) Informatics
6 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.42%) HTC Vive
7 3 (2.42%) iPad
7 3 (2.42%) Life Science
7 3 (2.42%) Oculus Rift
7 3 (2.42%) Ontologies
7 3 (2.42%) PlayStation
7 3 (2.42%) User Experience
8 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.61%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.81%) ASIC
9 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) Android
2 10 (8.06%) Linux
2 10 (8.06%) Unix
3 6 (4.84%) Windows
4 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.42%) Solaris
6 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.58%) TDD
2 21 (16.94%) Scrum
3 20 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (15.32%) MVC
5 17 (13.71%) Project Management
6 16 (12.90%) BDD
6 16 (12.90%) Open Source
7 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (10.48%) DevOps
8 13 (10.48%) OO
9 11 (8.87%) Android Development
9 11 (8.87%) ERP
9 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.06%) High Availability
10 10 (8.06%) Memory Management
10 10 (8.06%) Multithreading
10 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.87%) Java
2 33 (26.61%) SQL
3 31 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.74%) Python
5 21 (16.94%) C#
6 16 (12.90%) C
7 13 (10.48%) C++
7 13 (10.48%) Perl
8 5 (4.03%) PHP
8 5 (4.03%) Scala
9 4 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.42%) Groovy
10 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.61%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.61%) Ruby
11 2 (1.61%) XPath
11 2 (1.61%) XQuery
12 1 (0.81%) ES6
12 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) ISEB
3 2 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.61%) PMP
3 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.81%) MCITP
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Docker
2 3 (2.42%) iptables
2 3 (2.42%) Postfix
2 3 (2.42%) Sendmail
2 3 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.42%) vSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Puppet
2 3 (2.42%) Cobbler
2 3 (2.42%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.42%) Nagios
2 3 (2.42%) OSSEC
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
3 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) Oracle
2 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.45%) webMethods
4 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.42%) EMC
5 3 (2.42%) HP
5 3 (2.42%) LogRhythm
5 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.42%) Splunk
5 3 (2.42%) TippingPoint
6 2 (1.61%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.61%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.61%) SAP
6 2 (1.61%) Talend
7 1 (0.81%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.81%) Apple
7 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
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Spring Technology
Rate: £385.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + depending on experience AND negotiable
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day
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