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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 15.38% 9.09% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 12.50% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £448 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +4.85%
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 East Anglia region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 8 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 84.62% 72.73% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 6
Median daily rate £438 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) RAD
2 7 (63.64%) RUP
2 7 (63.64%) SOA
2 7 (63.64%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) API Development
4 2 (18.18%) API Design
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) SOLID
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
4 2 (18.18%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) JUnit
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe
4 2 (18.18%) Interwoven
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Thunderhead
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Maven
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache ServiceMix
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Designer
2 7 (63.64%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (54.55%) Architect
3 6 (54.55%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) RAD
1 7 (63.64%) RUP
1 7 (63.64%) SOA
1 7 (63.64%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) API Design
2 2 (18.18%) API Development
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) SOLID
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
1 2 (18.18%) Interwoven
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 2 (18.18%) Thunderhead