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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 53 48 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.72% 17.84% 12.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.84% 27.12% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 36
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£375 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £336 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
232 177 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.19% 65.80% 66.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 92 144
Average daily rate £375 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 28
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £14.00 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.85 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 36 (32.43%) Scrum
2 33 (29.73%) .NET
3 30 (27.03%) C#
4 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
5 22 (19.82%) QA
6 19 (17.12%) SQL
7 18 (16.22%) Perl
7 18 (16.22%) Python
7 18 (16.22%) E-Commerce
8 17 (15.32%) Java
8 17 (15.32%) Waterfall
9 16 (14.41%) Web Services
9 16 (14.41%) Linux
10 15 (13.51%) XML
10 15 (13.51%) HTML
10 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
10 15 (13.51%) TDD
11 14 (12.61%) C
11 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
12 13 (11.71%) UNIX
12 13 (11.71%) CSS
12 13 (11.71%) Project Management
13 12 (10.81%) Finance
13 12 (10.81%) ISEB
13 12 (10.81%) Windows
13 12 (10.81%) XSLT
13 12 (10.81%) Ant
13 12 (10.81%) Software Engineering
13 12 (10.81%) BDD
14 11 (9.91%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.01%) CMS
3 8 (7.21%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.50%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.70%) Node.js
6 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.70%) Apache
7 2 (1.80%) Documentum
7 2 (1.80%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.90%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.50%) Mingle
3 5 (4.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.90%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.90%) IaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) 802.15
1 8 (7.21%) ZigBee
2 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (0.90%) Intranet
4 1 (0.90%) HTTP
4 1 (0.90%) RIP
4 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.90%) SimpleDB
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Ant
2 10 (9.01%) Selenium
2 10 (9.01%) SpecFlow
3 7 (6.31%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.60%) JIRA
5 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.70%) Grunt
6 3 (2.70%) Bower
6 3 (2.70%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.70%) Mocha
6 3 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.90%) Hudson
7 1 (0.90%) Maven
7 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.90%) Moq
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (1.80%) Publishing
2 2 (1.80%) Retail
3 1 (0.90%) Marketing
3 1 (0.90%) Front Office
3 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (32.43%) Developer
2 33 (29.73%) Analyst
3 13 (11.71%) Architect
3 13 (11.71%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.91%) Test Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 9 (8.11%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) QA Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Business Architect
8 6 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Business Solution Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) C Developer
9 5 (4.50%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (29.73%) .NET
2 16 (14.41%) Web Services
3 15 (13.51%) XML
3 15 (13.51%) HTML
4 13 (11.71%) CSS
5 12 (10.81%) XSLT
6 11 (9.91%) .NET Framework
6 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET
7 10 (9.01%) XSL
8 9 (8.11%) CSS3
8 9 (8.11%) J2EE
9 8 (7.21%) jQuery
10 7 (6.31%) HTML5
11 5 (4.50%) J2SE
12 4 (3.60%) Middleware
13 3 (2.70%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.70%) Sass
13 3 (2.70%) LESS
13 3 (2.70%) RESTful
13 3 (2.70%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) Kindle
1 6 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 3 (2.70%) Open Source
2 3 (2.70%) PMI
3 2 (1.80%) Clustering
3 2 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.90%) User Experience
4 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.90%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.90%) PKI
4 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.41%) Linux
2 13 (11.71%) UNIX
3 12 (10.81%) Windows
4 8 (7.21%) Solaris
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.70%) AIX
6 3 (2.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Scrum
2 18 (16.22%) E-Commerce
3 17 (15.32%) Waterfall
4 15 (13.51%) TDD
5 13 (11.71%) Project Management
6 12 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 12 (10.81%) BDD
7 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.91%) Change Management
8 10 (9.01%) UML
8 10 (9.01%) PRINCE2
8 10 (9.01%) Content Management
8 10 (9.01%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.21%) OO
9 8 (7.21%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.21%) Business Transformation
10 7 (6.31%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (6.31%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (5.41%) User Stories
11 6 (5.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.03%) C#
2 19 (17.12%) SQL
3 18 (16.22%) Perl
3 18 (16.22%) Python
4 17 (15.32%) Java
5 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
6 14 (12.61%) C
7 11 (9.91%) Ruby
8 8 (7.21%) Embedded C
9 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.70%) Tcl
10 3 (2.70%) C++
11 2 (1.80%) PHP
11 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.80%) Korn
12 1 (0.90%) Groovy
12 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) ISEB
2 7 (6.31%) Degree
3 6 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.60%) IIBA
5 3 (2.70%) PMP
6 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.90%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.82%) QA
2 6 (5.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.90%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.70%) Firmware
2 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Graphite
1 1 (0.90%) Puppet
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.01%) SAP
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle
4 5 (4.50%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.50%) Sun
5 3 (2.70%) Talend
5 3 (2.70%) Planview
5 3 (2.70%) Google
5 3 (2.70%) webMethods
5 3 (2.70%) BEA
5 3 (2.70%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.70%) VMware
5 3 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix
6 1 (0.90%) Perforce
6 1 (0.90%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) Siebel
6 1 (0.90%) Sybase
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