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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 165 104 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.05% 17.54% 10.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.09% 25.06% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 43 48
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£400 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
609 415 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.68% 69.98% 64.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 182 255
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 38 63
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 -2 54 £380 -5.00% 29
Peterborough -3 36 £400 - 10
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 133 (48.54%) .NET
2 112 (40.88%) C#
3 86 (31.39%) Scrum
4 74 (27.01%) TDD
5 63 (22.99%) E-Commerce
6 58 (21.17%) MVC
7 53 (19.34%) Finance
8 44 (16.06%) HTML
9 40 (14.60%) SQL
10 39 (14.23%) JavaScript
11 38 (13.87%) ASP.NET
12 37 (13.50%) Java
12 37 (13.50%) Linux
12 37 (13.50%) OO
12 37 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (13.14%) CSS
14 33 (12.04%) Waterfall
15 31 (11.31%) Windows
15 31 (11.31%) Project Management
16 30 (10.95%) Oracle
17 29 (10.58%) jQuery
18 28 (10.22%) Microsoft
19 27 (9.85%) Web Services
20 26 (9.49%) Change Management
21 25 (9.12%) Visual Studio
21 25 (9.12%) Perl
21 25 (9.12%) .NET Framework
21 25 (9.12%) Git (software)
22 23 (8.39%) SQL Server
22 23 (8.39%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.38%) WebLogic
3 10 (3.65%) Apache
3 10 (3.65%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.55%) CMS
5 4 (1.46%) Node.js
5 4 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.73%) Liferay
7 2 (0.73%) JBoss
8 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.36%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.65%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.55%) MS Office
4 5 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.82%) Mingle
5 4 (1.46%) MS Project
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.28%) PaaS
1 9 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.73%) Office 365
3 2 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.73%) GitHub
3 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) IaaS
4 1 (0.36%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.74%) ZigBee
2 9 (3.28%) 802.15
3 8 (2.92%) Internet
4 5 (1.82%) GPRS
4 5 (1.82%) 3G
5 4 (1.46%) Wireless
5 4 (1.46%) GSM
5 4 (1.46%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.09%) RIP
6 3 (1.09%) LTE
7 2 (0.73%) 2G
7 2 (0.73%) HTTP
8 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.36%) SSL
8 1 (0.36%) Intranet
8 1 (0.36%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.84%) MySQL
3 12 (4.38%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.92%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.46%) Redis
7 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.73%) Big Data
8 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.36%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.36%) SimpleDB
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.36%) Triplestore
9 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (9.12%) Visual Studio
1 25 (9.12%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.66%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (5.11%) JIRA
5 13 (4.74%) Ant
6 12 (4.38%) Selenium
7 10 (3.65%) Jasmine
8 7 (2.55%) NUnit
8 7 (2.55%) Bower
8 7 (2.55%) Grunt
8 7 (2.55%) Hudson
9 6 (2.19%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.19%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (1.82%) Subversion
10 5 (1.82%) Moq
10 5 (1.82%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.46%) Yeoman
11 4 (1.46%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.46%) Maven
General
1 53 (19.34%) Finance
2 9 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.92%) Banking
4 4 (1.46%) Retail
5 3 (1.09%) Electronics
5 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.73%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 116 (42.34%) Developer
2 62 (22.63%) .NET Developer
3 55 (20.07%) C# Developer
4 52 (18.98%) Analyst
5 49 (17.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (8.76%) Project Manager
6 24 (8.76%) Senior Developer
7 22 (8.03%) Architect
8 20 (7.30%) Test Analyst
9 17 (6.20%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (5.84%) Software Engineer
10 16 (5.84%) Business Analyst
11 15 (5.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (4.74%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (4.01%) Tester
13 11 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (48.54%) .NET
2 44 (16.06%) HTML
3 38 (13.87%) ASP.NET
4 36 (13.14%) CSS
5 29 (10.58%) jQuery
6 27 (9.85%) Web Services
7 25 (9.12%) .NET Framework
8 21 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (6.93%) XML
9 19 (6.93%) WCF
10 17 (6.20%) AngularJS
11 14 (5.11%) XSLT
12 13 (4.74%) MSMQ
12 13 (4.74%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (4.38%) J2EE
14 11 (4.01%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (3.65%) HTML5
15 10 (3.65%) J2SE
16 9 (3.28%) CSS3
16 9 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.01%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.28%) Kindle
4 8 (2.92%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.92%) Open Source
5 6 (2.19%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.19%) PMI
6 5 (1.82%) Clustering
7 4 (1.46%) User Experience
7 4 (1.46%) Blog
7 4 (1.46%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.36%) PKI
10 1 (0.36%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.50%) Linux
2 31 (11.31%) Windows
3 18 (6.57%) UNIX
4 12 (4.38%) Solaris
5 9 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.09%) AIX
6 3 (1.09%) HPUX
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.39%) Scrum
2 74 (27.01%) TDD
3 63 (22.99%) E-Commerce
4 58 (21.17%) MVC
5 37 (13.50%) OO
5 37 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (12.04%) Waterfall
7 31 (11.31%) Project Management
8 26 (9.49%) Change Management
9 23 (8.39%) BDD
10 22 (8.03%) SOA
11 21 (7.66%) UML
11 21 (7.66%) Software Engineering
12 19 (6.93%) PRINCE2
13 17 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (6.20%) Multithreading
14 15 (5.47%) DevOps
14 15 (5.47%) Unit Testing
15 13 (4.74%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (40.88%) C#
2 40 (14.60%) SQL
3 39 (14.23%) JavaScript
4 37 (13.50%) Java
5 25 (9.12%) Perl
6 21 (7.66%) Python
7 20 (7.30%) C
8 19 (6.93%) PowerShell
9 13 (4.74%) Embedded C
10 9 (3.28%) PHP
11 8 (2.92%) Ruby
12 7 (2.55%) C++
13 4 (1.46%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.46%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.09%) Tcl
14 3 (1.09%) VB
14 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.73%) Korn
15 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.36%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 20 (7.30%) Degree
2 16 (5.84%) ISEB
3 11 (4.01%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.82%) PMP
6 4 (1.46%) IIBA
6 4 (1.46%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.73%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.36%) CBAP
8 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.39%) QA
2 10 (3.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) Firmware
1 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.28%) Puppet
2 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.36%) Nagios
3 1 (0.36%) Graphite
Vendors
1 30 (10.95%) Oracle
2 28 (10.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.01%) SAP
4 9 (3.28%) Sun
4 9 (3.28%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.19%) Planview
6 3 (1.09%) IBM
6 3 (1.09%) Sybase
6 3 (1.09%) Google
6 3 (1.09%) VMware
7 2 (0.73%) Talend
7 2 (0.73%) Siebel
7 2 (0.73%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.73%) webMethods
7 2 (0.73%) BEA
7 2 (0.73%) Unisys
8 1 (0.36%) HP
8 1 (0.36%) Citrix
8 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
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