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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 147 116 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.33% 13.98% 22.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.44% 20.32% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 69 71
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£375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £52.50 £57.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +84.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £57.50 £30.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £57.50 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
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
655 571 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.24% 68.80% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 328 251
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 28
Average hourly rate £15.77 £30.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 107 £375 -7.69% 65
Peterborough +1 14 £375 +18.11% 10
Huntingdon -2 1 £145 -27.50% 2
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 94 (32.98%) .NET
2 92 (32.28%) C#
2 92 (32.28%) Scrum
3 85 (29.82%) TDD
4 76 (26.67%) Java
5 74 (25.96%) JavaScript
6 73 (25.61%) E-Commerce
7 64 (22.46%) MVC
8 60 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 55 (19.30%) HTML
10 46 (16.14%) CSS
11 40 (14.04%) XML
12 39 (13.68%) Finance
13 37 (12.98%) SQL
14 36 (12.63%) ASP.NET
15 35 (12.28%) HTML5
16 34 (11.93%) SQL Server
17 31 (10.88%) Project Management
17 31 (10.88%) Jasmine
18 30 (10.53%) NoSQL
18 30 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (10.53%) SOAP
19 28 (9.82%) Linux
20 27 (9.47%) jQuery
20 27 (9.47%) REST
21 26 (9.12%) Selenium
21 26 (9.12%) Hadoop
22 25 (8.77%) Node.js
22 25 (8.77%) CSS3
22 25 (8.77%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 25 (8.77%) Node.js
2 17 (5.96%) Apache Pig
3 12 (4.21%) CMS
4 9 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.81%) Apache
6 7 (2.46%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.11%) JBoss
7 6 (2.11%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.75%) Drupal
9 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.05%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.05%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.70%) SAS
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.70%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.81%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (2.46%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (1.40%) MS Office
4 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.05%) MS Project
6 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.81%) Tridion
2 6 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.46%) SaaS
4 6 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.70%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.70%) IaaS
7 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.46%) HTTP
2 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.75%) LDAP
2 5 (1.75%) Firewall
3 3 (1.05%) VLAN
3 3 (1.05%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (1.05%) Network Security
3 3 (1.05%) VPN
4 2 (0.70%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) Intranet
5 1 (0.35%) 3G
5 1 (0.35%) DVB
5 1 (0.35%) SMPP
5 1 (0.35%) IGMP
5 1 (0.35%) RTSP
5 1 (0.35%) GSM
5 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 26 (9.12%) Hadoop
4 23 (8.07%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (5.96%) Apache Hive
7 12 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.51%) RavenDB
10 9 (3.16%) MySQL
11 8 (2.81%) Big Data
12 6 (2.11%) Sqoop
12 6 (2.11%) Data Mining
12 6 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (2.11%) Impala
13 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.70%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 60 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.88%) Jasmine
3 26 (9.12%) Selenium
4 23 (8.07%) Maven
5 20 (7.02%) Mercurial
6 19 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 19 (6.67%) JIRA
7 18 (6.32%) SoapUI
8 16 (5.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 14 (4.91%) Grunt
9 14 (4.91%) IntelliJ
10 12 (4.21%) WebStorm
11 10 (3.51%) gulp
12 9 (3.16%) PhantomJS
12 9 (3.16%) Ant
13 7 (2.46%) JMeter
14 6 (2.11%) SpecFlow
14 6 (2.11%) JBehave
14 6 (2.11%) Appium
15 5 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (13.68%) Finance
2 17 (5.96%) Retail
3 9 (3.16%) Banking
4 8 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.05%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 138 (48.42%) Developer
2 57 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 46 (16.14%) Analyst
4 40 (14.04%) C# Developer
5 35 (12.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (8.42%) Business Analyst
7 21 (7.37%) Java Developer
8 19 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 17 (5.96%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.26%) Test Analyst
10 15 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
10 15 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
11 14 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.56%) Hadoop Developer
12 13 (4.56%) Software Engineer
13 11 (3.86%) Agile C# Developer
14 10 (3.51%) Administrator
14 10 (3.51%) Test Engineer
15 9 (3.16%) Web Developer
15 9 (3.16%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (32.98%) .NET
2 55 (19.30%) HTML
3 46 (16.14%) CSS
4 40 (14.04%) XML
5 36 (12.63%) ASP.NET
6 35 (12.28%) HTML5
7 30 (10.53%) SOAP
8 27 (9.47%) jQuery
8 27 (9.47%) REST
9 25 (8.77%) CSS3
9 25 (8.77%) Web Services
10 24 (8.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (7.72%) RESTful
12 21 (7.37%) KnockoutJS
12 21 (7.37%) XSLT
13 20 (7.02%) Spring
14 19 (6.67%) Backbone.js
15 16 (5.61%) WCF
16 14 (4.91%) Ajax
17 12 (4.21%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.67%) User Experience
2 13 (4.56%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.46%) Graphic Design
5 6 (2.11%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.40%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.70%) Biology
7 2 (0.70%) Life Science
7 2 (0.70%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.35%) iPad
8 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.35%) Animation
8 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.35%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.82%) Linux
2 15 (5.26%) Windows
3 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.05%) UNIX
3 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.70%) AIX
4 2 (0.70%) Solaris
4 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.35%) Android
5 1 (0.35%) CentOS
5 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (32.28%) Scrum
2 85 (29.82%) TDD
3 73 (25.61%) E-Commerce
4 64 (22.46%) MVC
5 31 (10.88%) Project Management
6 30 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (8.42%) BDD
8 23 (8.07%) PRINCE2
9 21 (7.37%) Unit Testing
10 20 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 20 (7.02%) DevOps
11 19 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 18 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.61%) Business Analysis
13 16 (5.61%) Automated Testing
13 16 (5.61%) Kanban
14 15 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
14 15 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (4.91%) OO
15 14 (4.91%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (32.28%) C#
2 76 (26.67%) Java
3 74 (25.96%) JavaScript
4 37 (12.98%) SQL
5 13 (4.56%) Groovy
6 11 (3.86%) ECMAScript
6 11 (3.86%) TypeScript
6 11 (3.86%) Dart
7 9 (3.16%) Scala
8 7 (2.46%) Python
9 6 (2.11%) Ruby
10 5 (1.75%) C++
11 4 (1.40%) C
12 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.70%) Perl
14 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.35%) RPG
14 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (8.77%) Degree
2 20 (7.02%) ISEB
3 6 (2.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.05%) CCIE
4 3 (1.05%) CCNP
4 3 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.70%) PMP
5 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.37%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) CDISC
System Software
1 8 (2.81%) HDFS
2 6 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (1.40%) Docker
4 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) XenServer
4 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.91%) Puppet
2 12 (4.21%) Ansible
3 9 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.40%) logstash
4 4 (1.40%) Graphite
5 3 (1.05%) SCCM
5 3 (1.05%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.70%) Nagios
6 2 (0.70%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.70%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (5.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.91%) VMware
3 12 (4.21%) Oracle
4 10 (3.51%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.46%) Google
6 5 (1.75%) WorldPay
7 4 (1.40%) SAP
8 3 (1.05%) Cisco
8 3 (1.05%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.05%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.70%) Terracotta
9 2 (0.70%) IBM
10 1 (0.35%) Adobe
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.35%) ATG
10 1 (0.35%) QAD
10 1 (0.35%) hybris
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £280 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago