The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Anglia region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 36.36% 13.33% 24.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 57.14% 16.67% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £550 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
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 East Anglia region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 63.64% 80.00% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 16
Median daily rate £550 £575 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +79.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Anglia region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

Agile Software Development
Top 20 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Anglia region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) RAD
2 2 (33.33%) RUP
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Java Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) RAD
1 2 (33.33%) RUP
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines