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 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 5 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 71 128 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.55% 16.95% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.86% 22.65% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 47 36
Average daily rate
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£400 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £57.50 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.73%
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
552 565 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 66.51% 74.83% 62.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 249 215
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 £240 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 28 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 £15.00 £12.00 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 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 28 August 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -7 50 £420 +1.81% 23
Peterborough -16 3 - - 1
Huntingdon - - - - 2
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (31.86%) .NET
2 35 (30.97%) C#
2 35 (30.97%) TDD
3 34 (30.09%) Java
4 33 (29.20%) OO
5 29 (25.66%) ASP.NET
6 28 (24.78%) Scrum
7 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
8 26 (23.01%) MVC
9 25 (22.12%) CSS
9 25 (22.12%) E-Commerce
10 24 (21.24%) SQL
10 24 (21.24%) jQuery
11 23 (20.35%) HTML
12 20 (17.70%) Perl
13 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (15.93%) UNIX
14 18 (15.93%) Linux
15 16 (14.16%) Unit Testing
15 16 (14.16%) PowerShell
16 15 (13.27%) Web Services
17 14 (12.39%) XML
17 14 (12.39%) Oracle
17 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
17 14 (12.39%) Finance
17 14 (12.39%) NUnit
18 13 (11.50%) Degree
18 13 (11.50%) Selenium
18 13 (11.50%) J2SE
18 13 (11.50%) Jenkins

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (9.73%) WebLogic
1 11 (9.73%) Apache
2 7 (6.19%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.54%) Node.js
5 3 (2.65%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Project
1 2 (1.77%) MS Office
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.65%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.65%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Internet
2 4 (3.54%) HTTP
3 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.88%) GPRS
4 1 (0.88%) GSM
4 1 (0.88%) Wireless
4 1 (0.88%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.85%) MySQL
3 9 (7.96%) Big Data
4 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.19%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.77%) Triplestore
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.77%) Redis
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.88%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (12.39%) NUnit
2 13 (11.50%) Selenium
2 13 (11.50%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.62%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.62%) Ant
4 10 (8.85%) JIRA
5 9 (7.96%) Maven
6 7 (6.19%) Moq
7 5 (4.42%) Grunt
7 5 (4.42%) Bower
7 5 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.42%) JUnit
7 5 (4.42%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.54%) Subversion
8 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.65%) Mocha
9 3 (2.65%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.65%) MSBuild
9 3 (2.65%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.65%) MSTest
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Back Office
2 4 (3.54%) Retail
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (60.18%) Developer
2 20 (17.70%) .NET Developer
3 17 (15.04%) C# Developer
3 17 (15.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (14.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Architect
8 6 (5.31%) Java Architect
9 5 (4.42%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Design Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.86%) .NET
2 29 (25.66%) ASP.NET
3 25 (22.12%) CSS
4 24 (21.24%) jQuery
5 23 (20.35%) HTML
6 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (13.27%) Web Services
8 14 (12.39%) XML
9 13 (11.50%) J2SE
10 12 (10.62%) XSLT
11 11 (9.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (8.85%) J2EE
13 9 (7.96%) LESS
14 8 (7.08%) AngularJS
14 8 (7.08%) .NET Framework
15 7 (6.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (6.19%) CSS3
15 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (5.31%) HTML5
16 6 (5.31%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Open Source
2 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.42%) GIS
3 5 (4.42%) Clustering
3 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.65%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.65%) Wiki
5 2 (1.77%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.77%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.88%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.93%) UNIX
1 18 (15.93%) Linux
2 10 (8.85%) Windows
3 8 (7.08%) Solaris
4 5 (4.42%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.77%) Android
6 2 (1.77%) AIX
6 2 (1.77%) HPUX
7 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) TDD
2 33 (29.20%) OO
3 28 (24.78%) Scrum
4 26 (23.01%) MVC
5 25 (22.12%) E-Commerce
6 16 (14.16%) Unit Testing
7 11 (9.73%) UML
8 10 (8.85%) Project Management
8 10 (8.85%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.85%) Test Strategy
9 9 (7.96%) BDD
9 9 (7.96%) Multithreading
9 9 (7.96%) Kanban
10 8 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.19%) User Stories
12 6 (5.31%) Performance Testing
13 5 (4.42%) Feature Driven Development
13 5 (4.42%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (4.42%) Web Development
13 5 (4.42%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.97%) C#
2 34 (30.09%) Java
3 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.24%) SQL
5 20 (17.70%) Perl
6 16 (14.16%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.85%) Python
8 9 (7.96%) C++
9 7 (6.19%) VB.NET
9 7 (6.19%) PHP
10 6 (5.31%) Ruby
11 4 (3.54%) C
12 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.77%) SPARQL
13 2 (1.77%) Tcl
13 2 (1.77%) Korn
14 1 (0.88%) PHP5
14 1 (0.88%) Groovy
14 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.50%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) ISEB
3 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.77%) PMP
4 2 (1.77%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.77%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Oracle
2 6 (5.31%) JBoss
2 6 (5.31%) Sun
2 6 (5.31%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.65%) Google
3 3 (2.65%) Perforce
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.77%) VMware
5 1 (0.88%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.88%) Sybase
5 1 (0.88%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
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