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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 146 78 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.11% 14.80% 10.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.98% 21.49% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 39 54
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
562 363 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.41% 68.88% 66.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 184 258
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 £225 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 35 49
Average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.70 £50.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -2 53 £375 -9.09% 63
Peterborough 0 36 £375 -6.25% 21
St Neots - - - - 1
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 134 (52.14%) .NET
2 107 (41.63%) C#
3 69 (26.85%) Scrum
4 63 (24.51%) E-Commerce
5 62 (24.12%) TDD
6 50 (19.46%) Finance
7 43 (16.73%) MVC
8 36 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (14.01%) Oracle
9 35 (13.62%) Waterfall
10 34 (13.23%) HTML
10 34 (13.23%) Microsoft
11 33 (12.84%) JavaScript
11 33 (12.84%) OO
12 32 (12.45%) SQL
12 32 (12.45%) QA
13 30 (11.67%) BDD
14 29 (11.28%) Java
14 29 (11.28%) Visual Studio
15 28 (10.89%) CSS
15 28 (10.89%) Windows
15 28 (10.89%) Linux
16 27 (10.51%) .NET Framework
17 26 (10.12%) Change Management
18 25 (9.73%) ASP.NET
18 25 (9.73%) Web Services
19 24 (9.34%) Project Management
20 23 (8.95%) jQuery
20 23 (8.95%) User Acceptance Testing
21 22 (8.56%) SOA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 18 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.89%) CMS
3 8 (3.11%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.72%) Apache
5 6 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.95%) Node.js
7 4 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.56%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.78%) Liferay
8 2 (0.78%) Documentum
8 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.39%) JBoss
9 1 (0.39%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.89%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.95%) MS Office
3 5 (1.95%) Mingle
4 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.50%) PaaS
2 6 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.39%) GitHub
4 1 (0.39%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.28%) ZigBee
2 8 (3.11%) 802.15
3 6 (2.33%) 3G
4 4 (1.56%) LTE
4 4 (1.56%) Wireless
4 4 (1.56%) GPRS
4 4 (1.56%) GSM
4 4 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.17%) Internet
5 3 (1.17%) RIP
5 3 (1.17%) 2G
6 1 (0.39%) DSL
6 1 (0.39%) Intranet
6 1 (0.39%) HTTP
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.39%) Oracle Database
2 17 (6.61%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.11%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.33%) MySQL
5 5 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.56%) Redis
7 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.39%) Big Data
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.39%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.39%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.39%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (11.28%) Visual Studio
2 20 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.00%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.61%) Selenium
4 17 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.84%) SpecFlow
6 12 (4.67%) WebDriver
6 12 (4.67%) Ant
7 10 (3.89%) Jasmine
8 8 (3.11%) Bower
8 8 (3.11%) Grunt
9 7 (2.72%) Hudson
10 6 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (1.95%) JIRA
12 4 (1.56%) Mocha
12 4 (1.56%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.56%) Yeoman
13 3 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.78%) Moq
General
1 50 (19.46%) Finance
2 10 (3.89%) Banking
2 10 (3.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.95%) Retail
4 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.17%) Electronics
5 2 (0.78%) Publishing
6 1 (0.39%) Games
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.39%) Front Office
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (36.96%) Developer
2 65 (25.29%) Analyst
3 50 (19.46%) .NET Developer
4 49 (19.07%) C# Developer
5 42 (16.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (13.23%) Test Analyst
7 23 (8.95%) Senior Developer
8 22 (8.56%) Architect
9 21 (8.17%) Senior Analyst
10 20 (7.78%) Project Manager
11 17 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (6.61%) Senior C# Developer
12 16 (6.23%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (5.84%) Business Analyst
14 13 (5.06%) Tester
15 12 (4.67%) Software Engineer
16 11 (4.28%) Senior Test Analyst
16 11 (4.28%) DevOps Engineer
16 11 (4.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 9 (3.50%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (52.14%) .NET
2 34 (13.23%) HTML
3 28 (10.89%) CSS
4 27 (10.51%) .NET Framework
5 25 (9.73%) ASP.NET
5 25 (9.73%) Web Services
6 23 (8.95%) jQuery
7 18 (7.00%) WCF
7 18 (7.00%) XML
8 13 (5.06%) MSMQ
8 13 (5.06%) XSLT
8 13 (5.06%) AngularJS
8 13 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (4.28%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (3.89%) HTML5
10 10 (3.89%) J2EE
10 10 (3.89%) XSL
10 10 (3.89%) XHTML
11 9 (3.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.72%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.33%) Kindle
3 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.33%) PMI
4 5 (1.95%) Open Source
5 4 (1.56%) Blog
6 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.17%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.17%) User Experience
7 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.78%) Clustering
8 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.39%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.89%) Windows
1 28 (10.89%) Linux
2 13 (5.06%) UNIX
3 8 (3.11%) Solaris
4 5 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (1.17%) AIX
5 3 (1.17%) HPUX
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (26.85%) Scrum
2 63 (24.51%) E-Commerce
3 62 (24.12%) TDD
4 43 (16.73%) MVC
5 36 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (13.62%) Waterfall
7 33 (12.84%) OO
8 30 (11.67%) BDD
9 26 (10.12%) Change Management
10 24 (9.34%) Project Management
11 23 (8.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (8.56%) SOA
13 21 (8.17%) Manual Testing
14 18 (7.00%) Software Engineering
15 17 (6.61%) Software Testing
15 17 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (6.23%) PRINCE2
17 15 (5.84%) Multithreading
17 15 (5.84%) DevOps
17 15 (5.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 107 (41.63%) C#
2 33 (12.84%) JavaScript
3 32 (12.45%) SQL
4 29 (11.28%) Java
5 19 (7.39%) Python
5 19 (7.39%) C
5 19 (7.39%) Perl
6 15 (5.84%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.45%) Ruby
8 12 (4.67%) Embedded C
9 6 (2.33%) PHP
9 6 (2.33%) C++
10 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.17%) Tcl
11 3 (1.17%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.17%) VB
11 3 (1.17%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.78%) Korn
13 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (6.23%) ISEB
2 13 (5.06%) Degree
3 9 (3.50%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.56%) IIBA
5 4 (1.56%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.17%) PMP
7 2 (0.78%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.39%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.45%) QA
2 7 (2.72%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) Firmware
1 3 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.50%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) Nagios
3 1 (0.39%) Graphite
Vendors
1 36 (14.01%) Oracle
2 34 (13.23%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.06%) SAP
4 6 (2.33%) Planview
5 5 (1.95%) Sun
5 5 (1.95%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.56%) IBM
7 3 (1.17%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.17%) webMethods
7 3 (1.17%) BEA
7 3 (1.17%) VMware
7 3 (1.17%) Google
7 3 (1.17%) Talend
8 2 (0.78%) Siebel
9 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.39%) HP
9 1 (0.39%) Citrix
9 1 (0.39%) Sybase
9 1 (0.39%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.39%) Unisys
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