The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 270 167 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.41% 11.16% 7.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.55% 15.43% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 94 59
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £252 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Agile Software Development
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1253 1082 867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.17% 72.28% 69.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 545 404
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 73 50
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -35.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £53.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 120 £400 -4.76% 46
Northamptonshire +2 63 £425 +41.66% 28
Lincolnshire +16 29 £425 - 5
Leicestershire -6 19 £310 -10.79% 19
Derbyshire -6 13 £325 -3.70% 17
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 141 (29.19%) Java
2 111 (22.98%) Scrum
3 97 (20.08%) Finance
4 89 (18.43%) TDD
5 87 (18.01%) C#
6 81 (16.77%) JavaScript
7 74 (15.32%) .NET
8 71 (14.70%) Web Services
9 70 (14.49%) SQL
10 65 (13.46%) E-Commerce
11 60 (12.42%) MVC
12 57 (11.80%) Oracle
13 56 (11.59%) SDLC
14 55 (11.39%) Waterfall
15 54 (11.18%) Banking
16 53 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 51 (10.56%) HTML
18 50 (10.35%) Git (software)
18 50 (10.35%) Jenkins
19 48 (9.94%) CSS
20 47 (9.73%) Retail
21 46 (9.52%) SQL Server
22 44 (9.11%) Project Management
23 43 (8.90%) XML
24 41 (8.49%) ASP.NET
24 41 (8.49%) Linux
25 40 (8.28%) SAP
26 39 (8.07%) Spring
27 38 (7.87%) BDD
28 37 (7.66%) Continuous Integration

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 25 (5.18%) Apache
2 22 (4.55%) JBoss
3 15 (3.11%) Apache Solr
4 11 (2.28%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.28%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.66%) Node.js
6 7 (1.45%) Mule ESB
6 7 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.45%) Mule
7 5 (1.04%) WordPress
7 5 (1.04%) CMS
7 5 (1.04%) IIS
8 4 (0.83%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.62%) DNN
10 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.41%) SAS
10 2 (0.41%) Confluence
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.24%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.41%) MS Office
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 15 (3.11%) SAP SCM
2 9 (1.86%) SAP APO
3 7 (1.45%) Magento
4 5 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.21%) Exstream
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.21%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.66%) GitHub
2 5 (1.04%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.66%) ATM
2 6 (1.24%) GSM
2 6 (1.24%) Ethernet
2 6 (1.24%) SDH
2 6 (1.24%) UMTS
2 6 (1.24%) RNC
2 6 (1.24%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (0.83%) Wireshark
3 4 (0.83%) RTP
4 3 (0.62%) RFID
4 3 (0.62%) Internet
4 3 (0.62%) MPLS
4 3 (0.62%) WAN
4 3 (0.62%) HTTP
4 3 (0.62%) LAN
4 3 (0.62%) NFC
5 2 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.41%) H.323
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.93%) MySQL
3 12 (2.48%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.07%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.83%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.83%) Big Data
9 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.41%) DB2
10 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.21%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 50 (10.35%) Git (software)
1 50 (10.35%) Jenkins
2 36 (7.45%) JUnit
3 35 (7.25%) Subversion
4 33 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (6.21%) JIRA
6 29 (6.00%) Maven
7 19 (3.93%) Calabash
8 16 (3.31%) TeamCity
8 16 (3.31%) Selenium
9 10 (2.07%) Ant
10 9 (1.86%) WebDriver
10 9 (1.86%) Android Studio
10 9 (1.86%) Spock
11 8 (1.66%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.45%) Grunt
12 7 (1.45%) Ranorex
12 7 (1.45%) Gradle
13 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (1.24%) Lombardi
General
1 97 (20.08%) Finance
2 54 (11.18%) Banking
3 47 (9.73%) Retail
4 23 (4.76%) Marketing
5 11 (2.28%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.04%) Electronics
6 5 (1.04%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (0.83%) Publishing
8 3 (0.62%) Front Office
8 3 (0.62%) Law
9 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 203 (42.03%) Developer
2 74 (15.32%) Analyst
3 38 (7.87%) Java Developer
4 35 (7.25%) .NET Developer
5 34 (7.04%) Architect
5 34 (7.04%) Business Analyst
6 26 (5.38%) C# Developer
7 25 (5.18%) Test Analyst
8 23 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 22 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (3.93%) Consultant
11 17 (3.52%) Agile Test Analyst
12 16 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (3.11%) Environment Manager
14 14 (2.90%) Senior Developer
14 14 (2.90%) Agile Coach
15 13 (2.69%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (2.69%) iOS Developer
16 12 (2.48%) AWS Developer
16 12 (2.48%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (15.32%) .NET
2 71 (14.70%) Web Services
3 51 (10.56%) HTML
4 48 (9.94%) CSS
5 43 (8.90%) XML
6 41 (8.49%) ASP.NET
7 39 (8.07%) Spring
8 31 (6.42%) jQuery
9 25 (5.18%) HTML5
10 24 (4.97%) SOAP
11 23 (4.76%) REST
12 20 (4.14%) Java EE
13 19 (3.93%) Spring MVC
13 19 (3.93%) JSP
13 19 (3.93%) RESTful
14 18 (3.73%) CSS3
15 17 (3.52%) .NET Framework
15 17 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (3.52%) JSON
16 16 (3.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.59%) Mobile App
2 26 (5.38%) User Experience
3 18 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (1.04%) DTV
4 5 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 4 (0.83%) Taxonomies
5 4 (0.83%) Ontologies
5 4 (0.83%) Data Centre
5 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (0.62%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.41%) Physics
8 1 (0.21%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.21%) iSeries
8 1 (0.21%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.21%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.49%) Linux
2 33 (6.83%) UNIX
3 26 (5.38%) Windows
4 19 (3.93%) Apple iOS
5 17 (3.52%) Android
6 14 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.21%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (22.98%) Scrum
2 89 (18.43%) TDD
3 65 (13.46%) E-Commerce
4 60 (12.42%) MVC
5 56 (11.59%) SDLC
6 55 (11.39%) Waterfall
7 53 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 44 (9.11%) Project Management
9 38 (7.87%) BDD
10 37 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (7.25%) DevOps
12 29 (6.00%) B2B
12 29 (6.00%) B2C
13 28 (5.80%) SOA
14 23 (4.76%) PRINCE2
15 22 (4.55%) Open Source
16 21 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (4.14%) Mentoring
18 19 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (3.93%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (29.19%) Java
2 87 (18.01%) C#
3 81 (16.77%) JavaScript
4 70 (14.49%) SQL
5 24 (4.97%) PL/SQL
6 20 (4.14%) Ruby
7 14 (2.90%) PHP
8 12 (2.48%) Objective-C
9 11 (2.28%) C++
10 10 (2.07%) Python
11 9 (1.86%) Perl
12 8 (1.66%) AWK
13 6 (1.24%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.04%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.04%) ABAP
15 4 (0.83%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.62%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.41%) VB
17 2 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (4.55%) Degree
2 12 (2.48%) ISEB
3 8 (1.66%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.24%) PMP
4 6 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 2 (0.41%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.41%) HND
6 2 (0.41%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.45%) QA
2 6 (1.24%) SLA
3 3 (0.62%) BS25999
4 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.21%) P3O
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.90%) Docker
2 3 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.48%) Puppet
2 12 (2.48%) Vagrant
3 8 (1.66%) Ansible
4 6 (1.24%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.41%) WMI
5 2 (0.41%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.21%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 57 (11.80%) Oracle
2 40 (8.28%) SAP
3 34 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 28 (5.80%) hybris
5 23 (4.76%) Endeca
6 14 (2.90%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.28%) IBM
8 9 (1.86%) JDA
9 8 (1.66%) HP
9 8 (1.66%) RedPrairie
10 6 (1.24%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 6 (1.24%) Ericsson
10 6 (1.24%) Informatica
11 5 (1.04%) CA
12 4 (0.83%) Apple
13 3 (0.62%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.62%) OpenText
13 3 (0.62%) VMware
13 3 (0.62%) Syclo
13 3 (0.62%) Cisco
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