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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 109 176 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.81% 23.44% 15.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.45% 30.61% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 61 77
Average daily rate
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£363 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £359 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £57.50 £38.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% +23.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +10.81%
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
533 575 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 67.55% 76.56% 66.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 241 233
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 29 96
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 74 £406 +2.20% 61
Peterborough -14 10 £320 -22.42% 8
Huntingdon -1 1 £200 -38.46% 2
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 69 (33.17%) Scrum
2 54 (25.96%) Java
3 51 (24.52%) TDD
4 50 (24.04%) .NET
5 48 (23.08%) SQL
5 48 (23.08%) C#
6 44 (21.15%) HTML
6 44 (21.15%) OO
7 42 (20.19%) Linux
8 41 (19.71%) MVC
9 40 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 39 (18.75%) CSS
11 38 (18.27%) Finance
12 35 (16.83%) jQuery
13 33 (15.87%) ASP.NET
14 31 (14.90%) UNIX
14 31 (14.90%) E-Commerce
15 30 (14.42%) Perl
16 28 (13.46%) UML
17 27 (12.98%) Git (software)
18 26 (12.50%) Oracle
19 24 (11.54%) XML
19 24 (11.54%) J2SE
20 23 (11.06%) PowerShell
20 23 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
21 22 (10.58%) Multithreading
21 22 (10.58%) Web Services
21 22 (10.58%) SQL Server
21 22 (10.58%) J2EE
21 22 (10.58%) JIRA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 20 (9.62%) WebLogic
2 18 (8.65%) Tomcat
3 17 (8.17%) Apache
4 8 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.40%) CMS
6 4 (1.92%) Node.js
7 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.48%) IIS
8 1 (0.48%) Documentum
8 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
3 2 (0.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.44%) CloudFront
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.21%) Internet
2 9 (4.33%) ZigBee
3 4 (1.92%) 802.15
4 3 (1.44%) HTTP
4 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.96%) VPN
5 2 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.96%) GPRS
6 1 (0.48%) GSM
6 1 (0.48%) 3G
6 1 (0.48%) Intranet
6 1 (0.48%) Wireless
6 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.13%) MySQL
3 12 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (4.81%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (4.81%) Big Data
5 8 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.37%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.88%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.92%) Redis
8 4 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.96%) Triplestore
10 2 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 27 (12.98%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.58%) JIRA
3 17 (8.17%) Selenium
3 17 (8.17%) Subversion
3 17 (8.17%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.25%) NUnit
4 13 (6.25%) Ant
5 12 (5.77%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.77%) Grunt
5 12 (5.77%) Bower
6 10 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (4.33%) Maven
8 8 (3.85%) MSBuild
9 7 (3.37%) Moq
9 7 (3.37%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.88%) JUnit
11 5 (2.40%) CruiseControl
12 4 (1.92%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.92%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.92%) Yeoman
General
1 38 (18.27%) Finance
2 4 (1.92%) Retail
3 3 (1.44%) Marketing
3 3 (1.44%) Games
4 2 (0.96%) Electronics
4 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Advertising
5 1 (0.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 114 (54.81%) Developer
2 29 (13.94%) .NET Developer
3 22 (10.58%) Analyst
4 20 (9.62%) C# Developer
5 19 (9.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (8.65%) Architect
7 16 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (7.21%) Java Architect
9 13 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.77%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.81%) Front-End Developer
11 10 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (3.85%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
13 7 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (3.37%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.88%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.04%) .NET
2 44 (21.15%) HTML
3 39 (18.75%) CSS
4 35 (16.83%) jQuery
5 33 (15.87%) ASP.NET
6 24 (11.54%) XML
6 24 (11.54%) J2SE
7 23 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (10.58%) Web Services
8 22 (10.58%) J2EE
9 20 (9.62%) AngularJS
10 15 (7.21%) HTML5
10 15 (7.21%) CSS3
11 14 (6.73%) XSLT
11 14 (6.73%) .NET Framework
12 11 (5.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.81%) LESS
13 10 (4.81%) RESTful
13 10 (4.81%) WCF
14 8 (3.85%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.73%) Open Source
2 12 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.33%) Clustering
4 7 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.88%) GIS
5 6 (2.88%) Kindle
6 5 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.40%) User Experience
7 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.44%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.44%) PMI
8 2 (0.96%) W3C
8 2 (0.96%) Firmware
8 2 (0.96%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.96%) Ontologies
8 2 (0.96%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.96%) Wiki
8 2 (0.96%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.19%) Linux
2 31 (14.90%) UNIX
3 18 (8.65%) Solaris
4 15 (7.21%) Oracle Linux
5 14 (6.73%) Windows
6 5 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.96%) AIX
7 2 (0.96%) HPUX
7 2 (0.96%) Android
8 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.17%) Scrum
2 51 (24.52%) TDD
3 44 (21.15%) OO
4 41 (19.71%) MVC
5 31 (14.90%) E-Commerce
6 28 (13.46%) UML
7 22 (10.58%) Multithreading
8 20 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 18 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (8.65%) Project Management
10 17 (8.17%) Unit Testing
11 16 (7.69%) User Stories
12 14 (6.73%) Software Engineering
13 13 (6.25%) Web Development
13 13 (6.25%) PRINCE2
14 12 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (5.77%) BDD
14 12 (5.77%) Kanban
15 10 (4.81%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.96%) Java
2 48 (23.08%) C#
2 48 (23.08%) SQL
3 40 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 30 (14.42%) Perl
5 23 (11.06%) PowerShell
6 18 (8.65%) Python
7 14 (6.73%) C
8 13 (6.25%) C++
9 12 (5.77%) PHP
10 9 (4.33%) Ruby
11 7 (3.37%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.92%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.44%) XAML
13 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.96%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.96%) Tcl
14 2 (0.96%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (9.13%) Degree
2 6 (2.88%) ISEB
2 6 (2.88%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.44%) PMP
4 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.77%) QA
2 6 (2.88%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.44%) SNOMED CT
4 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.40%) Puppet
2 3 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (12.50%) Oracle
2 16 (7.69%) Sun
2 16 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.21%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.33%) Sybase
5 6 (2.88%) SAP
5 6 (2.88%) JBoss
6 5 (2.40%) ATG
7 4 (1.92%) Unisys
8 3 (1.44%) Google
8 3 (1.44%) Planview
9 2 (0.96%) Perforce
9 2 (0.96%) VMware
9 2 (0.96%) Adobe
9 2 (0.96%) hybris
10 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.48%) Zend
10 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.48%) Siebel
10 1 (0.48%) HP
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Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
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Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
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Cambridge
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Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
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Rate: Competitive
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Peterborough
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Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per annum
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