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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 8 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 72.73% 73.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 72.73% 89.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 0
Average daily rate £470 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £364
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £36.40 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+22.25% -0.27%
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 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 100.00% 82.61% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 5
Average daily rate £470 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) Web Services
1 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) RAD
2 5 (55.56%) RUP
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) API Development
3 2 (22.22%) API Design
3 2 (22.22%) SOLID
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
3 2 (22.22%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Thunderhead
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (22.22%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Designer
2 6 (66.67%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (44.44%) Architect
3 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Architect
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Designer
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Solution Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) RAD
2 5 (55.56%) RUP
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) API Design
3 2 (22.22%) API Development
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SOLID
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Interwoven
2 1 (11.11%) Thunderhead