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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 49 49 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.94% 14.98% 9.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.21% 20.59% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 23
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £297 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £490 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +5.00%
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
231 238 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.43% 72.78% 60.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 142 108
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 27
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 35 (34.65%) Scrum
2 34 (33.66%) .NET
3 33 (32.67%) C#
4 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
5 23 (22.77%) Waterfall
6 22 (21.78%) Project Management
7 20 (19.80%) PRINCE2
8 19 (18.81%) E-Commerce
8 19 (18.81%) QA
9 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (14.85%) HTML
10 15 (14.85%) BDD
11 14 (13.86%) CSS
12 13 (12.87%) Java
12 13 (12.87%) SQL
12 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
13 12 (11.88%) SpecFlow
13 12 (11.88%) Web Services
13 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
14 11 (10.89%) Ruby
14 11 (10.89%) .NET Framework
14 11 (10.89%) Selenium
15 10 (9.90%) TDD
15 10 (9.90%) XML
15 10 (9.90%) SAP
15 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
16 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
16 9 (8.91%) ISEB
16 9 (8.91%) CSS3
16 9 (8.91%) HTML5

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.92%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (6.93%) CMS
4 4 (3.96%) Documentum
5 2 (1.98%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
3 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.96%) Mingle
5 3 (2.97%) MS Project
6 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.99%) Tridion
3 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) SaaS
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) 802.15
1 4 (3.96%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.99%) RIP
2 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) SpecFlow
2 11 (10.89%) Selenium
3 8 (7.92%) WebDriver
4 6 (5.94%) JIRA
5 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.96%) Ant
6 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.98%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.98%) JBehave
7 2 (1.98%) Appium
7 2 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.98%) JMeter
8 1 (0.99%) Subversion
8 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.99%) Moq
8 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (6.93%) Retail
2 5 (4.95%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
4 1 (0.99%) Publishing
4 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.99%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 39 (38.61%) Analyst
2 26 (25.74%) Developer
3 19 (18.81%) Business Analyst
4 14 (13.86%) Project Manager
5 11 (10.89%) Architect
5 11 (10.89%) Test Analyst
5 11 (10.89%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.93%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.93%) QA Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Business Architect
7 6 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Business Solution Architect
8 4 (3.96%) AWS Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.66%) .NET
2 15 (14.85%) HTML
3 14 (13.86%) CSS
4 12 (11.88%) Web Services
5 11 (10.89%) .NET Framework
6 10 (9.90%) XML
6 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
7 9 (8.91%) HTML5
7 9 (8.91%) CSS3
8 7 (6.93%) jQuery
9 5 (4.95%) J2EE
9 5 (4.95%) Middleware
10 4 (3.96%) XSL
10 4 (3.96%) XSLT
10 4 (3.96%) WCF
10 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.97%) SOAP
12 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (1.98%) SAP PI
12 2 (1.98%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.94%) Kindle
3 3 (2.97%) PMI
4 2 (1.98%) LIMS
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.98%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.99%) Open Source
5 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.99%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Scrum
2 23 (22.77%) Waterfall
3 22 (21.78%) Project Management
4 20 (19.80%) PRINCE2
5 19 (18.81%) E-Commerce
6 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (14.85%) BDD
8 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
9 10 (9.90%) TDD
10 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.92%) ITIL
10 8 (7.92%) Regression Testing
11 7 (6.93%) MVC
11 7 (6.93%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (5.94%) Business Transformation
12 6 (5.94%) Change Management
12 6 (5.94%) Content Management
12 6 (5.94%) CRM
13 5 (4.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.67%) C#
2 13 (12.87%) Java
2 13 (12.87%) SQL
3 11 (10.89%) Ruby
4 7 (6.93%) Python
4 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.94%) C
6 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.95%) Embedded C
7 4 (3.96%) Perl
8 2 (1.98%) C++
8 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.99%) VB
9 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) ISEB
2 5 (4.95%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.96%) Degree
3 4 (3.96%) IIBA
4 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.98%) PMP
5 1 (0.99%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.81%) QA
2 8 (7.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) SAP
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) IBM
3 2 (1.98%) BEA
3 2 (1.98%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.98%) webMethods
3 2 (1.98%) Talend
4 1 (0.99%) Citrix
4 1 (0.99%) Perforce
4 1 (0.99%) VMware
4 1 (0.99%) Planview
4 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.99%) Siebel
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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