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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 76.00% - 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 90.48% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.26%
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
21 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 84.00% 64.71% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 4
Average daily rate £300 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the East Anglia region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia 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 21 (72.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (68.97%) .NET
3 18 (62.07%) Manual Testing
4 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
5 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
6 6 (20.69%) CRM
6 6 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (17.24%) MVC
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.79%) OOD
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.79%) XML
8 4 (13.79%) OO
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
8 4 (13.79%) CSS
8 4 (13.79%) HTML
8 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (13.79%) CSS3
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (13.79%) TDD
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Web Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Test Management
9 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.34%) MSTest

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia 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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.34%) MSTest
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Test Leader
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.79%) CSS
2 4 (13.79%) XML
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (13.79%) CSS3
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.45%) PMI
1 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (62.07%) Manual Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
4 6 (20.69%) CRM
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) OOD
6 4 (13.79%) OO
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Web Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Test Management
7 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) webMethods
4 1 (3.45%) Planview