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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 51 92 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.50% 24.15% 17.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.90% 28.84% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 65 35
Median daily rate £425 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £288 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%

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
244 319 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.96% 83.73% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 201 152
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 15
Median hourly rate £38.88 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £27.85 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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 36 (38.71%) Java
2 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 23 (24.73%) Scrum
4 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
5 21 (22.58%) HTML
6 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (18.28%) TDD
7 17 (18.28%) .NET
7 17 (18.28%) BDD
7 17 (18.28%) AngularJS
8 15 (16.13%) Relational Database
8 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
8 15 (16.13%) Selenium
9 14 (15.05%) Oracle
9 14 (15.05%) SQL
9 14 (15.05%) MVC
9 14 (15.05%) REST
10 13 (13.98%) Node.js
10 13 (13.98%) HTML5
10 13 (13.98%) C#
10 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
11 12 (12.90%) CSS
11 12 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (12.90%) jQuery
11 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
12 11 (11.83%) Cucumber
12 11 (11.83%) RESTful
12 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (11.83%) JSON
12 11 (11.83%) Project Management

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 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.30%) CMS
3 3 (3.23%) Apache
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.23%) SAS
4 2 (2.15%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.15%) Documentum
4 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.08%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.08%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) Kentico
5 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (3.23%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (2.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.30%) Veeva
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.15%) SaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.08%) GitHub
5 1 (1.08%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) SSL
2 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.30%) X.509
3 2 (2.15%) HTTP
4 1 (1.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) Relational Database
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.60%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.30%) Big Data
5 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.15%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.15%) Data Mart
7 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.15%) HBase
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.15%) Redis
7 2 (2.15%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.08%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.13%) Selenium
3 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.83%) Cucumber
5 10 (10.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (10.75%) Subversion
6 9 (9.68%) JIRA
7 8 (8.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (6.45%) Android Studio
8 6 (6.45%) Mercurial
9 4 (4.30%) JUnit
10 3 (3.23%) JMeter
10 3 (3.23%) Mockito
10 3 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (2.15%) Appium
11 2 (2.15%) JBehave
11 2 (2.15%) NUnit
11 2 (2.15%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.15%) WebStorm
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Banking
2 4 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Games
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (43.01%) Developer
2 12 (12.90%) Analyst
3 11 (11.83%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Android Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.53%) Tester
6 6 (6.45%) Architect
6 6 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (5.38%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.23%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.23%) CRM Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.58%) HTML
2 17 (18.28%) .NET
2 17 (18.28%) AngularJS
3 14 (15.05%) REST
4 13 (13.98%) HTML5
4 13 (13.98%) Node.js
5 12 (12.90%) CSS
5 12 (12.90%) jQuery
6 11 (11.83%) JSON
6 11 (11.83%) RESTful
7 10 (10.75%) Web Services
8 8 (8.60%) XML
9 7 (7.53%) Android SDK
10 6 (6.45%) Spring
11 5 (5.38%) Hibernate
11 5 (5.38%) JPA
12 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (4.30%) CSS3
12 4 (4.30%) Material Design
12 4 (4.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) User Experience
2 7 (7.53%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.30%) Internet of Things
3 4 (4.30%) Life Science
3 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) ASIC
6 1 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.08%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Android
2 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.23%) Linux
2 3 (3.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Scrum
2 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (18.28%) BDD
3 17 (18.28%) TDD
4 14 (15.05%) MVC
5 12 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.83%) Project Management
7 8 (8.60%) Open Source
7 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.60%) Web Development
8 7 (7.53%) Android Development
8 7 (7.53%) DevOps
8 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.53%) OO
8 7 (7.53%) Service Design
9 6 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.45%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.38%) Analytics
10 5 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.38%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.71%) Java
2 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.05%) SQL
4 13 (13.98%) C#
5 11 (11.83%) Python
6 9 (9.68%) PHP
7 7 (7.53%) C++
8 4 (4.30%) C
8 4 (4.30%) Perl
8 4 (4.30%) Scala
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby
10 2 (2.15%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.15%) Groovy
10 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.08%) XPath
11 1 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) PMP
3 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.08%) Ansible
2 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Oracle
2 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.23%) Talend
3 3 (3.23%) webMethods
4 2 (2.15%) Embarcadero
4 2 (2.15%) Google
4 2 (2.15%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe
5 1 (1.08%) Apple
5 1 (1.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.08%) OpenText
5 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
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