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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 275 169 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.82% 10.49% 6.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.14% 13.99% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 89 50
Average daily rate
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£383 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.20
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.88%
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
1301 1208 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.86% 74.98% 69.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 627 446
Average daily rate £375 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £205 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 81 66
Average hourly rate £16.65 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.81 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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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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 +2 101 £400 +1.91% 41
Northamptonshire +7 86 £383 -4.37% 21
Leicestershire -3 24 £363 -2.02% 14
Derbyshire +10 19 £353 -2.08% 5
Lincolnshire - 17 £425 - 6
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 131 (31.12%) Java
2 114 (27.08%) Scrum
3 96 (22.80%) Finance
4 82 (19.48%) TDD
5 74 (17.58%) JavaScript
5 74 (17.58%) .NET
6 72 (17.10%) C#
7 64 (15.20%) Web Services
8 62 (14.73%) SQL
9 60 (14.25%) MVC
10 56 (13.30%) Oracle
11 55 (13.06%) E-Commerce
11 55 (13.06%) Banking
12 49 (11.64%) HTML
12 49 (11.64%) Jenkins
13 47 (11.16%) CSS
14 44 (10.45%) Project Management
15 42 (9.98%) XML
15 42 (9.98%) SQL Server
16 41 (9.74%) Linux
17 39 (9.26%) JUnit
17 39 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
17 39 (9.26%) Waterfall
18 38 (9.03%) BDD
19 37 (8.79%) Git (software)
19 37 (8.79%) Retail
20 36 (8.55%) ASP.NET
20 36 (8.55%) UNIX
20 36 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
21 35 (8.31%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 24 (5.70%) Apache
2 19 (4.51%) JBoss
3 17 (4.04%) Apache Solr
4 13 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.61%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.66%) IIS
6 7 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.66%) Mule
6 7 (1.66%) Mule ESB
7 6 (1.43%) CMS
8 5 (1.19%) Node.js
9 3 (0.71%) DNN
10 2 (0.48%) SAS
10 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.48%) WordPress
10 2 (0.48%) Confluence
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.24%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.71%) MS Office
3 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.48%) MS Project
3 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.24%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.71%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Tridion
4 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.24%) Exstream
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.66%) GitHub
2 5 (1.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.90%) ATM
2 6 (1.43%) GSM
2 6 (1.43%) SDH
2 6 (1.43%) UMTS
2 6 (1.43%) RNC
2 6 (1.43%) Ethernet
2 6 (1.43%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (1.19%) HTTP
4 3 (0.71%) Internet
4 3 (0.71%) WAN
4 3 (0.71%) LAN
4 3 (0.71%) RFID
4 3 (0.71%) NFC
5 2 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.48%) RTP
5 2 (0.48%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.24%) RIP
6 1 (0.24%) SNMP
6 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.28%) MySQL
3 12 (2.85%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.95%) Big Data
6 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.48%) DB2
8 2 (0.48%) OLAP
9 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.24%) Informix
9 1 (0.24%) SQLite
9 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.24%) DTS
Development Applications
1 49 (11.64%) Jenkins
2 39 (9.26%) JUnit
3 37 (8.79%) Git (software)
4 36 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (7.84%) Subversion
6 27 (6.41%) Maven
7 23 (5.46%) JIRA
8 19 (4.51%) Calabash
9 18 (4.28%) Selenium
10 16 (3.80%) TeamCity
11 11 (2.61%) Android Studio
12 10 (2.38%) WebDriver
12 10 (2.38%) Ant
13 8 (1.90%) Visual Studio
13 8 (1.90%) Spock
14 7 (1.66%) Gradle
15 6 (1.43%) SoapUI
16 5 (1.19%) MSTest
16 5 (1.19%) Lombardi
17 4 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 96 (22.80%) Finance
2 55 (13.06%) Banking
3 37 (8.79%) Retail
4 19 (4.51%) Marketing
5 11 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.43%) Electronics
8 5 (1.19%) Publishing
8 5 (1.19%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 180 (42.76%) Developer
2 67 (15.91%) Analyst
3 35 (8.31%) Java Developer
4 34 (8.08%) Business Analyst
5 32 (7.60%) .NET Developer
6 27 (6.41%) C# Developer
7 25 (5.94%) Project Manager
8 21 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (4.75%) Test Analyst
10 18 (4.28%) Architect
10 18 (4.28%) Android Developer
11 15 (3.56%) Agile Coach
11 15 (3.56%) Senior Developer
11 15 (3.56%) Environment Manager
12 13 (3.09%) ScrumMaster
12 13 (3.09%) AWS Developer
12 13 (3.09%) Agile Business Analyst
13 12 (2.85%) Agile Test Analyst
13 12 (2.85%) iOS Developer
13 12 (2.85%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (17.58%) .NET
2 64 (15.20%) Web Services
3 49 (11.64%) HTML
4 47 (11.16%) CSS
5 42 (9.98%) XML
6 36 (8.55%) ASP.NET
7 35 (8.31%) Spring
8 31 (7.36%) jQuery
9 24 (5.70%) SOAP
10 23 (5.46%) REST
11 21 (4.99%) CSS3
11 21 (4.99%) HTML5
12 19 (4.51%) RESTful
12 19 (4.51%) .NET Framework
13 17 (4.04%) Java EE
13 17 (4.04%) Spring MVC
13 17 (4.04%) WCF
14 16 (3.80%) JSON
15 15 (3.56%) J2EE
15 15 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.18%) Mobile App
2 25 (5.94%) User Experience
3 17 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.80%) Open Source
5 5 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.19%) DTV
6 4 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.71%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.24%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.24%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.24%) iSeries
9 1 (0.24%) AS400
9 1 (0.24%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.24%) Statistics
9 1 (0.24%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.24%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.74%) Linux
2 36 (8.55%) UNIX
3 30 (7.13%) Windows
4 24 (5.70%) Android
5 18 (4.28%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (27.08%) Scrum
2 82 (19.48%) TDD
3 60 (14.25%) MVC
4 55 (13.06%) E-Commerce
5 44 (10.45%) Project Management
6 39 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (9.26%) Waterfall
7 38 (9.03%) BDD
8 35 (8.31%) DevOps
9 30 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (6.65%) SOA
11 21 (4.99%) Android Development
11 21 (4.99%) Mentoring
12 20 (4.75%) PRINCE2
12 20 (4.75%) Configuration Management
13 18 (4.28%) Coaching
13 18 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (4.28%) Kanban
14 16 (3.80%) OO
15 15 (3.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 131 (31.12%) Java
2 74 (17.58%) JavaScript
3 72 (17.10%) C#
4 62 (14.73%) SQL
5 22 (5.23%) PL/SQL
6 14 (3.33%) Ruby
7 11 (2.61%) Objective-C
8 8 (1.90%) AWK
8 8 (1.90%) Python
8 8 (1.90%) Perl
9 6 (1.43%) PHP
9 6 (1.43%) C++
9 6 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.95%) Apple Swift
11 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.48%) VB
13 2 (0.48%) XAML
14 1 (0.24%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (4.75%) Degree
2 13 (3.09%) ISEB
3 9 (2.14%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.43%) PMP
4 6 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.48%) OCMJD
7 2 (0.48%) HND
7 2 (0.48%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.48%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.41%) QA
2 7 (1.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) P3O
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (3.33%) Docker
2 4 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.85%) Vagrant
3 11 (2.61%) Puppet
4 8 (1.90%) Ansible
5 5 (1.19%) Zenoss
6 4 (0.95%) WMI
7 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.24%) BMC Performance Manager
8 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.24%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 56 (13.30%) Oracle
2 34 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.13%) hybris
4 16 (3.80%) SAP
5 15 (3.56%) Endeca
6 13 (3.09%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.38%) IBM
8 7 (1.66%) HP
9 6 (1.43%) Ericsson
9 6 (1.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 5 (1.19%) Informatica
11 4 (0.95%) CA
12 3 (0.71%) Syclo
12 3 (0.71%) Twitter
12 3 (0.71%) VMware
12 3 (0.71%) Adobe
12 3 (0.71%) Apple
12 3 (0.71%) Cisco
12 3 (0.71%) Sybase
12 3 (0.71%) Kony
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