The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cumbria region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 1.75% 9.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £34.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -5.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 50.88% 86.36% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 14
Average daily rate £375 £413 £484
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 1
Average hourly rate £41.75 £21.44 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.72% -49.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cumbria region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cumbria region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

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 Cumbria region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DSDM
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle