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 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 6 10 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 213 171 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.52% 11.45% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.22% 15.57% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 78 35
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
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
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
1169 1098 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.22% 73.54% 67.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 567 423
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 77
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £45.00
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 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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Northamptonshire +10 88 £380 -10.58% 24
Nottinghamshire -2 68 £375 +7.14% 36
Derbyshire +19 19 £328 -28.21% 7
Leicestershire -8 18 £363 +11.53% 22
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 14
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 87 (24.58%) Java
2 81 (22.88%) Scrum
3 76 (21.47%) Finance
4 73 (20.62%) .NET
5 71 (20.06%) C#
6 65 (18.36%) JavaScript
6 65 (18.36%) TDD
7 54 (15.25%) MVC
8 53 (14.97%) E-Commerce
9 52 (14.69%) CSS
10 50 (14.12%) HTML
10 50 (14.12%) SQL
11 48 (13.56%) Banking
12 47 (13.28%) Project Management
13 45 (12.71%) Oracle
14 39 (11.02%) Jenkins
15 38 (10.73%) XML
15 38 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (10.17%) Git (software)
16 36 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 36 (10.17%) ASP.NET
17 35 (9.89%) Waterfall
18 34 (9.60%) BDD
18 34 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (9.60%) SQL Server
18 34 (9.60%) Web Services
18 34 (9.60%) Windows
19 33 (9.32%) jQuery
20 31 (8.76%) Retail
21 29 (8.19%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (4.24%) WebSphere
2 13 (3.67%) Apache
3 12 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.11%) Apache Solr
4 11 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.82%) IIS
6 8 (2.26%) CMS
7 6 (1.69%) JBoss
8 5 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.41%) Node.js
9 4 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.85%) WordPress
11 2 (0.56%) Kentico
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.56%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.56%) Drupal
11 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.28%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
12 1 (0.28%) Jetty
Applications
1 18 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.98%) MS Project
2 7 (1.98%) MS Office
3 5 (1.41%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.85%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.28%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.28%) Exstream
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Force.com
1 3 (0.85%) SaaS
2 2 (0.56%) Heroku
2 2 (0.56%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.54%) HTTP
2 7 (1.98%) ATM
3 5 (1.41%) GSM
3 5 (1.41%) SDH
3 5 (1.41%) UMTS
3 5 (1.41%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.41%) RNC
3 5 (1.41%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (1.13%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.13%) WAN
4 4 (1.13%) LAN
5 3 (0.85%) RFID
5 3 (0.85%) NFC
6 2 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.56%) FTP
6 2 (0.56%) RIP
6 2 (0.56%) SAN
6 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.56%) Internet
6 2 (0.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.54%) MySQL
3 8 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.98%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.41%) Big Data
6 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.85%) MS Access
7 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.56%) DTS
8 2 (0.56%) DB2
8 2 (0.56%) OLAP
8 2 (0.56%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 39 (11.02%) Jenkins
2 36 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (7.06%) JIRA
4 24 (6.78%) Subversion
5 23 (6.50%) JUnit
6 21 (5.93%) Calabash
7 19 (5.37%) Selenium
8 18 (5.08%) Maven
9 16 (4.52%) TeamCity
10 15 (4.24%) Cucumber
11 11 (3.11%) Android Studio
12 10 (2.82%) WebDriver
12 10 (2.82%) Visual Studio
13 7 (1.98%) Mockito
14 5 (1.41%) Ant
15 4 (1.13%) Fiddler
15 4 (1.13%) MSTest
15 4 (1.13%) SoapUI
15 4 (1.13%) Xcode
General
1 76 (21.47%) Finance
2 48 (13.56%) Banking
3 31 (8.76%) Retail
4 12 (3.39%) Marketing
5 6 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.41%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.13%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.56%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 152 (42.94%) Developer
2 52 (14.69%) Analyst
3 36 (10.17%) .NET Developer
4 31 (8.76%) C# Developer
4 31 (8.76%) Business Analyst
5 27 (7.63%) Project Manager
5 27 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (6.78%) Java Developer
7 18 (5.08%) Android Developer
8 15 (4.24%) Architect
9 14 (3.95%) Environment Manager
10 12 (3.39%) iOS Developer
11 11 (3.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (3.11%) ScrumMaster
11 11 (3.11%) Test Analyst
12 10 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (2.54%) Consultant
13 9 (2.54%) Programme Manager
13 9 (2.54%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (20.62%) .NET
2 52 (14.69%) CSS
3 50 (14.12%) HTML
4 38 (10.73%) XML
5 36 (10.17%) ASP.NET
6 34 (9.60%) Web Services
7 33 (9.32%) jQuery
8 23 (6.50%) CSS3
9 21 (5.93%) HTML5
10 20 (5.65%) Ajax
11 19 (5.37%) Spring
12 18 (5.08%) REST
13 16 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (4.52%) WCF
13 16 (4.52%) .NET Framework
14 15 (4.24%) JSON
15 14 (3.95%) J2EE
16 13 (3.67%) RESTful
17 12 (3.39%) Spring MVC
18 11 (3.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.19%) User Experience
2 21 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.93%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.80%) Open Source
4 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.13%) Data Integration
5 3 (0.85%) Smart Meter
5 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.85%) Blog
5 3 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.28%) Statistics
7 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.28%) Physics
7 1 (0.28%) DTV
7 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.60%) Windows
2 28 (7.91%) Linux
3 23 (6.50%) Android
4 22 (6.21%) UNIX
5 18 (5.08%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.88%) Scrum
2 65 (18.36%) TDD
3 54 (15.25%) MVC
4 53 (14.97%) E-Commerce
5 47 (13.28%) Project Management
6 38 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (9.89%) Waterfall
8 34 (9.60%) BDD
8 34 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (7.34%) SOA
10 23 (6.50%) PRINCE2
11 21 (5.93%) DevOps
12 20 (5.65%) Android Development
12 20 (5.65%) OO
13 18 (5.08%) UML
13 18 (5.08%) Mentoring
13 18 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (3.95%) iOS Development
14 14 (3.95%) Mobile Application Development
15 13 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (24.58%) Java
2 71 (20.06%) C#
3 65 (18.36%) JavaScript
4 50 (14.12%) SQL
5 13 (3.67%) Objective-C
5 13 (3.67%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.54%) C++
7 6 (1.69%) AWK
8 4 (1.13%) Python
9 3 (0.85%) Ruby
9 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.85%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.85%) VB
10 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.56%) XAML
11 1 (0.28%) JCL
11 1 (0.28%) COBOL
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (4.80%) ISEB
2 14 (3.95%) Degree
3 12 (3.39%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (3.11%) VCP4
5 7 (1.98%) PMP
5 7 (1.98%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) APMP
8 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.28%) HND
8 1 (0.28%) APMG
8 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.65%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) WAI
3 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) P3O
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (3.95%) Docker
2 5 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.39%) Vagrant
2 10 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.69%) Puppet
4 4 (1.13%) WMI
5 3 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.85%) Ansible
6 1 (0.28%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.28%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (12.71%) Oracle
2 28 (7.91%) Microsoft
3 26 (7.34%) hybris
4 10 (2.82%) SAP
5 7 (1.98%) Adobe
5 7 (1.98%) HP
5 7 (1.98%) Endeca
6 6 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.69%) IBM
7 5 (1.41%) Ericsson
7 5 (1.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (1.13%) Twitter
8 4 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.13%) VMware
9 3 (0.85%) Google
9 3 (0.85%) Apple
9 3 (0.85%) Syclo
9 3 (0.85%) CA
9 3 (0.85%) Siemens
9 3 (0.85%) Sybase
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