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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 120 90 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.35% 12.91% 8.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.18% 17.21% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 52 35
Average daily rate
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£385 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £279 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.89% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £37.20
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.91%
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
541 523 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.71% 75.04% 60.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 254 189
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 55 33
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +3 50 £400 +8.10% 67
Peterborough -8 12 £450 +31.38% 14
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 143 (53.76%) .NET
2 123 (46.24%) C#
3 81 (30.45%) Scrum
4 77 (28.95%) E-Commerce
5 63 (23.68%) TDD
6 43 (16.17%) BDD
7 40 (15.04%) MVC
8 38 (14.29%) HTML
8 38 (14.29%) QA
9 37 (13.91%) Java
9 37 (13.91%) Microsoft
10 36 (13.53%) Oracle
10 36 (13.53%) Waterfall
11 34 (12.78%) JavaScript
11 34 (12.78%) Project Management
12 33 (12.41%) CSS
13 32 (12.03%) Finance
14 31 (11.65%) .NET Framework
14 31 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (11.28%) Selenium
15 30 (11.28%) PRINCE2
16 29 (10.90%) Visual Studio
17 28 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
17 28 (10.53%) Manual Testing
17 28 (10.53%) SpecFlow
18 26 (9.77%) SQL
19 25 (9.40%) Git (software)
20 24 (9.02%) XML
20 24 (9.02%) jQuery
21 23 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 12 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (2.63%) CMS
3 6 (2.26%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.50%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.50%) Documentum
5 2 (0.75%) Apache
5 2 (0.75%) Node.js
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.38%) Mule
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.38%) JBoss
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.01%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.88%) MS Office
4 3 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.13%) MS Project
4 3 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.75%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.75%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.13%) Tridion
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.38%) PaaS
2 5 (1.88%) SaaS
3 4 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.75%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.50%) HTTP
1 4 (1.50%) ZigBee
2 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.75%) 3G
3 2 (0.75%) 802.15
3 2 (0.75%) Wireless
3 2 (0.75%) 2G
4 1 (0.38%) IGMP
4 1 (0.38%) RTSP
4 1 (0.38%) LTE
4 1 (0.38%) RIP
4 1 (0.38%) DSL
4 1 (0.38%) DVB
4 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.38%) GPRS
4 1 (0.38%) GSM
4 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.52%) Oracle Database
2 12 (4.51%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.14%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.26%) Apache Hive
4 6 (2.26%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.88%) Big Data
5 5 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.50%) Sqoop
6 4 (1.50%) Impala
7 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.75%) MySQL
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (11.28%) Selenium
2 29 (10.90%) Visual Studio
3 28 (10.53%) SpecFlow
4 25 (9.40%) Git (software)
5 22 (8.27%) WebDriver
6 14 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.63%) JIRA
8 6 (2.26%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.26%) Jasmine
8 6 (2.26%) Hudson
9 4 (1.50%) Ant
9 4 (1.50%) Subversion
9 4 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.13%) JMeter
10 3 (1.13%) JBehave
10 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.13%) Appium
11 2 (0.75%) WebStorm
11 2 (0.75%) Moq
11 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (12.03%) Finance
2 16 (6.02%) Retail
3 10 (3.76%) Banking
4 7 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.38%) Front Office
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (35.34%) Developer
2 76 (28.57%) Analyst
3 52 (19.55%) C# Developer
4 50 (18.80%) .NET Developer
5 40 (15.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (14.66%) Test Analyst
7 27 (10.15%) Project Manager
8 25 (9.40%) Business Analyst
9 20 (7.52%) Agile .NET Developer
10 18 (6.77%) Agile C# Developer
10 18 (6.77%) Architect
11 17 (6.39%) Senior Developer
11 17 (6.39%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (4.89%) Senior Test Analyst
14 11 (4.14%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (4.14%) QA Analyst
14 11 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (4.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 10 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (53.76%) .NET
2 38 (14.29%) HTML
3 33 (12.41%) CSS
4 31 (11.65%) .NET Framework
5 24 (9.02%) jQuery
5 24 (9.02%) XML
6 23 (8.65%) XSLT
6 23 (8.65%) ASP.NET
7 18 (6.77%) Web Services
7 18 (6.77%) WCF
8 14 (5.26%) HTML5
9 13 (4.89%) CSS3
10 11 (4.14%) XHTML
11 8 (3.01%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (2.63%) REST
13 6 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (1.88%) SOAP
14 5 (1.88%) J2EE
15 4 (1.50%) XSL
15 4 (1.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.38%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.26%) Kindle
3 5 (1.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.50%) User Experience
4 4 (1.50%) Open Source
4 4 (1.50%) PMI
5 2 (0.75%) LIMS
5 2 (0.75%) Device Driver
5 2 (0.75%) Graphic Design
5 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.38%) MPEG
6 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.38%) BYOD
6 1 (0.38%) Informatics
6 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.38%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.39%) Windows
2 15 (5.64%) Linux
3 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.38%) UNIX
4 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (30.45%) Scrum
2 77 (28.95%) E-Commerce
3 63 (23.68%) TDD
4 43 (16.17%) BDD
5 40 (15.04%) MVC
6 36 (13.53%) Waterfall
7 34 (12.78%) Project Management
8 31 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (11.28%) PRINCE2
10 28 (10.53%) Manual Testing
10 28 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (7.89%) OO
13 17 (6.39%) Software Testing
13 17 (6.39%) Mentoring
14 16 (6.02%) Business Analysis
15 15 (5.64%) Data Mapping
15 15 (5.64%) Change Management
15 15 (5.64%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 123 (46.24%) C#
2 37 (13.91%) Java
3 34 (12.78%) JavaScript
4 26 (9.77%) SQL
5 21 (7.89%) Ruby
6 9 (3.38%) C
7 8 (3.01%) C++
8 7 (2.63%) Python
9 5 (1.88%) Perl
9 5 (1.88%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.88%) Scala
10 4 (1.50%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.13%) VB
12 2 (0.75%) ECMAScript
12 2 (0.75%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.75%) Dart
13 1 (0.38%) Groovy
13 1 (0.38%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (4.51%) ISEB
2 9 (3.38%) Degree
3 7 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.50%) IIBA
5 3 (1.13%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.13%) PMP
6 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.38%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.29%) QA
2 9 (3.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.50%) HDFS
2 2 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.01%) Puppet
2 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.53%) Oracle
3 11 (4.14%) SAP
4 2 (0.75%) VMware
4 2 (0.75%) Planview
5 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.38%) Talend
5 1 (0.38%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.38%) Siebel
5 1 (0.38%) IBM
5 1 (0.38%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe
5 1 (0.38%) Citrix
5 1 (0.38%) BEA
5 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.38%) webMethods
5 1 (0.38%) Perforce
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