The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 104 170 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.05% 23.19% 14.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.14% 30.74% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 52 64
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +68.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +11.33%
Agile Software Development
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 553 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 66.49% 75.44% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 232 213
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 36 79
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 64 £363 -3.33% 62
Peterborough -11 13 £320 -24.70% 17
Huntingdon -1 1 £200 -38.46% 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 75 (35.71%) Scrum
2 54 (25.71%) .NET
3 53 (25.24%) Java
4 50 (23.81%) C#
5 48 (22.86%) TDD
6 46 (21.90%) SQL
7 44 (20.95%) MVC
8 42 (20.00%) Linux
9 39 (18.57%) OO
10 37 (17.62%) HTML
11 36 (17.14%) JavaScript
11 36 (17.14%) Finance
12 35 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 34 (16.19%) CSS
14 32 (15.24%) E-Commerce
15 31 (14.76%) UNIX
16 30 (14.29%) Perl
16 30 (14.29%) jQuery
17 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (12.86%) UML
18 26 (12.38%) PowerShell
19 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
20 24 (11.43%) Oracle
20 24 (11.43%) XML
21 22 (10.48%) Git (software)
21 22 (10.48%) Web Services
21 22 (10.48%) J2EE
21 22 (10.48%) J2SE
22 21 (10.00%) Python
22 21 (10.00%) Waterfall

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (9.05%) WebLogic
2 16 (7.62%) Apache
2 16 (7.62%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.33%) CMS
5 3 (1.43%) Node.js
5 3 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.48%) Liferay
7 1 (0.48%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.90%) MS Office
3 3 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.43%) MS Project
4 2 (0.95%) Mingle
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.43%) CloudFront
3 3 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.24%) Internet
2 10 (4.76%) ZigBee
3 5 (2.38%) 802.15
4 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.43%) HTTP
6 2 (0.95%) GPRS
7 1 (0.48%) Wireless
7 1 (0.48%) SSL
7 1 (0.48%) GSM
7 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.48%) 3G
7 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.57%) MySQL
3 12 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.76%) Big Data
4 10 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (3.81%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.86%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.90%) Redis
9 3 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.95%) Triplestore
11 1 (0.48%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 22 (10.48%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.52%) JIRA
3 17 (8.10%) Jenkins
3 17 (8.10%) Selenium
4 15 (7.14%) Ant
5 13 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (6.19%) NUnit
6 11 (5.24%) Subversion
6 11 (5.24%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.76%) Bower
7 10 (4.76%) Grunt
8 8 (3.81%) Maven
8 8 (3.81%) MSBuild
9 7 (3.33%) Moq
9 7 (3.33%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.86%) JUnit
11 5 (2.38%) CruiseControl
12 4 (1.90%) Yeoman
12 4 (1.90%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
General
1 36 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (0.95%) Electronics
2 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.48%) Games
3 1 (0.48%) Advertising
3 1 (0.48%) Publishing
3 1 (0.48%) Back Office
3 1 (0.48%) Marketing
3 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 117 (55.71%) Developer
2 33 (15.71%) .NET Developer
3 25 (11.90%) Analyst
4 24 (11.43%) C# Developer
5 23 (10.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (8.57%) Architect
7 17 (8.10%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (8.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (7.62%) Software Engineer
9 13 (6.19%) Java Architect
10 12 (5.71%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.76%) Project Manager
11 10 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.81%) Business Analyst
13 8 (3.81%) Front-End Developer
14 7 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
14 7 (3.33%) Senior Developer
15 6 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (25.71%) .NET
2 37 (17.62%) HTML
3 35 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 34 (16.19%) CSS
5 30 (14.29%) jQuery
6 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (11.43%) XML
8 22 (10.48%) Web Services
8 22 (10.48%) J2EE
8 22 (10.48%) J2SE
9 19 (9.05%) AngularJS
10 15 (7.14%) XSLT
11 14 (6.67%) .NET Framework
12 13 (6.19%) HTML5
13 12 (5.71%) CSS3
14 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (4.76%) RESTful
15 10 (4.76%) WCF
16 9 (4.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.71%) Open Source
1 12 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 7 (3.33%) Clustering
3 6 (2.86%) GIS
3 6 (2.86%) Kindle
4 5 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.38%) User Experience
5 4 (1.90%) PMI
6 3 (1.43%) Blog
6 3 (1.43%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.43%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.95%) Ontologies
7 2 (0.95%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.00%) Linux
2 31 (14.76%) UNIX
3 20 (9.52%) Windows
4 17 (8.10%) Solaris
5 13 (6.19%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.43%) AIX
7 3 (1.43%) HPUX
8 2 (0.95%) Android
9 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (35.71%) Scrum
2 48 (22.86%) TDD
3 44 (20.95%) MVC
4 39 (18.57%) OO
5 32 (15.24%) E-Commerce
6 27 (12.86%) UML
7 21 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 20 (9.52%) Multithreading
9 17 (8.10%) Project Management
9 17 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (7.62%) Unit Testing
10 16 (7.62%) User Stories
10 16 (7.62%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 14 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (6.67%) Kanban
12 10 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.76%) BDD
12 10 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (4.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.24%) Java
2 50 (23.81%) C#
3 46 (21.90%) SQL
4 36 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 30 (14.29%) Perl
6 26 (12.38%) PowerShell
7 21 (10.00%) Python
8 17 (8.10%) C
9 14 (6.67%) C++
10 13 (6.19%) PHP
11 9 (4.29%) Ruby
12 8 (3.81%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.90%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.43%) XAML
14 3 (1.43%) Korn
14 3 (1.43%) Tcl
15 2 (0.95%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.05%) Degree
2 8 (3.81%) ISEB
2 8 (3.81%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.90%) PMP
3 4 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.43%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.19%) QA
2 6 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.95%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.95%) Firmware
3 1 (0.48%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) Puppet
2 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (11.43%) Oracle
2 20 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.67%) Sun
4 13 (6.19%) Atlassian
5 7 (3.33%) SAP
5 7 (3.33%) Sybase
6 6 (2.86%) JBoss
7 4 (1.90%) Unisys
7 4 (1.90%) Planview
8 3 (1.43%) ATG
8 3 (1.43%) VMware
8 3 (1.43%) Google
9 2 (0.95%) webMethods
9 2 (0.95%) IBM
9 2 (0.95%) Perforce
10 1 (0.48%) hybris
10 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.48%) Zend
10 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.48%) Talend
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