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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 130 106 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.75% 13.82% 12.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 19.20% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 79 54
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£388 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
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
585 552 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 75.39% 71.97% 64.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 290 204
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 32
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.10 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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
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 2 July 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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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 -7 60 £400 -3.03% 63
Peterborough +4 7 £450 +36.36% 11
Huntingdon - 1 £350 - 2
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 106 (42.91%) .NET
2 103 (41.70%) C#
3 86 (34.82%) E-Commerce
4 79 (31.98%) TDD
5 70 (28.34%) Scrum
6 50 (20.24%) JavaScript
7 47 (19.03%) MVC
8 46 (18.62%) Java
9 36 (14.57%) Git (software)
10 32 (12.96%) BDD
10 32 (12.96%) XML
11 31 (12.55%) HTML
12 30 (12.15%) QA
12 30 (12.15%) Selenium
13 28 (11.34%) Finance
13 28 (11.34%) XSLT
14 27 (10.93%) CSS
14 27 (10.93%) SQL Server
15 26 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 26 (10.53%) Waterfall
15 26 (10.53%) Hadoop
16 25 (10.12%) Jasmine
16 25 (10.12%) Project Management
16 25 (10.12%) SQL
17 23 (9.31%) PRINCE2
18 22 (8.91%) NoSQL
19 21 (8.50%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (8.50%) SpecFlow
19 21 (8.50%) HTML5
19 21 (8.50%) ASP.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 17 (6.88%) Apache Pig
2 16 (6.48%) Node.js
3 13 (5.26%) CMS
4 7 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.83%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.43%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.62%) Documentum
7 3 (1.21%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.21%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.81%) Apache
8 2 (0.81%) SAS
8 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.40%) IIS
9 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.43%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.02%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.21%) MS Project
5 3 (1.21%) MS Office
6 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Tridion
2 6 (2.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.43%) SaaS
4 2 (0.81%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.62%) HTTP
2 3 (1.21%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.81%) GSM
3 2 (0.81%) 3G
3 2 (0.81%) Wireless
3 2 (0.81%) VLAN
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.40%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.40%) Network Security
4 1 (0.40%) LTE
4 1 (0.40%) 2G
4 1 (0.40%) IGMP
4 1 (0.40%) RTSP
4 1 (0.40%) DVB
4 1 (0.40%) SMPP
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.40%) FTP
4 1 (0.40%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.40%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 22 (8.91%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 18 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (6.88%) Apache Hive
7 12 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (4.05%) RavenDB
9 9 (3.64%) Big Data
10 6 (2.43%) Sqoop
10 6 (2.43%) Data Mining
10 6 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.43%) Impala
11 4 (1.62%) MySQL
11 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.81%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.81%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (14.57%) Git (software)
2 30 (12.15%) Selenium
3 25 (10.12%) Jasmine
4 21 (8.50%) SpecFlow
5 16 (6.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 16 (6.48%) WebDriver
6 11 (4.45%) Mercurial
7 10 (4.05%) Grunt
8 7 (2.83%) WebStorm
8 7 (2.83%) IntelliJ
9 6 (2.43%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.43%) PhantomJS
10 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
10 5 (2.02%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.02%) gulp
10 5 (2.02%) Maven
11 4 (1.62%) Ant
12 3 (1.21%) Subversion
12 3 (1.21%) JMeter
12 3 (1.21%) JBehave
General
1 28 (11.34%) Finance
2 18 (7.29%) Retail
3 7 (2.83%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.83%) Banking
4 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 122 (49.39%) Developer
2 57 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 51 (20.65%) C# Developer
4 46 (18.62%) Analyst
5 43 (17.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (8.10%) Project Manager
7 19 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
8 18 (7.29%) Business Analyst
8 18 (7.29%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.88%) Agile C# Developer
10 16 (6.48%) Test Analyst
11 13 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
12 10 (4.05%) Architect
12 10 (4.05%) Front-End Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (2.83%) Data Analyst
14 7 (2.83%) Administrator
14 7 (2.83%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (42.91%) .NET
2 32 (12.96%) XML
3 31 (12.55%) HTML
4 28 (11.34%) XSLT
5 27 (10.93%) CSS
6 21 (8.50%) ASP.NET
6 21 (8.50%) HTML5
6 21 (8.50%) KnockoutJS
7 20 (8.10%) .NET Framework
8 19 (7.69%) jQuery
8 19 (7.69%) Backbone.js
9 17 (6.88%) CSS3
9 17 (6.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (6.07%) SOAP
11 14 (5.67%) REST
12 13 (5.26%) WCF
13 11 (4.45%) RESTful
14 10 (4.05%) AngularJS
15 9 (3.64%) Ajax
15 9 (3.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.26%) User Experience
2 9 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.02%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.81%) PMI
5 2 (0.81%) LIMS
5 2 (0.81%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.40%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.40%) STB
6 1 (0.40%) IPTV
6 1 (0.40%) CCTV
6 1 (0.40%) DTV
6 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.40%) MPEG
6 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.40%) Animation
6 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.29%) Linux
2 11 (4.45%) Windows
3 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.81%) Android
4 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (34.82%) E-Commerce
2 79 (31.98%) TDD
3 70 (28.34%) Scrum
4 47 (19.03%) MVC
5 32 (12.96%) BDD
6 26 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 25 (10.12%) Project Management
8 23 (9.31%) PRINCE2
9 21 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (5.67%) Unit Testing
11 14 (5.67%) Manual Testing
11 14 (5.67%) Data Mapping
11 14 (5.67%) Mentoring
12 13 (5.26%) OO
12 13 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.45%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.45%) MapReduce
13 11 (4.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 103 (41.70%) C#
2 50 (20.24%) JavaScript
3 46 (18.62%) Java
4 25 (10.12%) SQL
5 13 (5.26%) Ruby
6 8 (3.24%) Scala
6 8 (3.24%) C++
7 7 (2.83%) ECMAScript
7 7 (2.83%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.83%) Dart
8 5 (2.02%) C
9 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.21%) Perl
11 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.81%) Python
11 2 (0.81%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.81%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) Go
12 1 (0.40%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 9 (3.64%) ISEB
2 7 (2.83%) Degree
3 4 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (1.62%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.62%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.81%) PMP
4 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.40%) CCIE
5 1 (0.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.15%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (3.24%) HDFS
2 4 (1.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.83%) Puppet
1 7 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.02%) Ansible
3 2 (0.81%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.26%) Oracle
3 10 (4.05%) VMware
4 8 (3.24%) SAP
5 7 (2.83%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.21%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.21%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.21%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.21%) IBM
7 2 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) BEA
8 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.40%) webMethods
8 1 (0.40%) Talend
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