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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 9 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +29
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 160 165 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.36% 11.08% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.97% 15.87% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 81 33
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£375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
1002 1040 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 71.11% 69.85% 64.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 582 404
Average daily rate £365 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 79
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.63 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 61 £425 +6.25% 28
Nottinghamshire -3 57 £375 +13.63% 43
Derbyshire +29 16 £370 -13.95% 12
Leicestershire -13 12 £400 +33.33% 15
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 5
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 76 (23.46%) Finance
1 76 (23.46%) Scrum
2 75 (23.15%) Java
3 69 (21.30%) .NET
4 66 (20.37%) C#
5 61 (18.83%) TDD
6 60 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 49 (15.12%) CSS
8 48 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 46 (14.20%) HTML
9 46 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (13.89%) Jenkins
11 43 (13.27%) Project Management
12 40 (12.35%) SQL
12 40 (12.35%) MVC
13 39 (12.04%) Banking
14 36 (11.11%) XML
14 36 (11.11%) BDD
15 35 (10.80%) ASP.NET
16 32 (9.88%) Windows
16 32 (9.88%) Waterfall
16 32 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (9.57%) Git (software)
17 31 (9.57%) Oracle
18 29 (8.95%) SQL Server
18 29 (8.95%) jQuery
19 28 (8.64%) JIRA
20 27 (8.33%) Web Services
20 27 (8.33%) Mobile App
20 27 (8.33%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (4.01%) WebSphere
1 13 (4.01%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.70%) CMS
3 11 (3.40%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.09%) IIS
5 7 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.85%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.54%) Node.js
7 5 (1.54%) Apache
8 4 (1.23%) WordPress
8 4 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.93%) Drupal
9 3 (0.93%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.62%) JBoss
10 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.62%) Kentico
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.62%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.78%) MS Office
3 8 (2.47%) MS Project
4 7 (2.16%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.93%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.31%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.31%) Tridion
3 1 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.85%) Force.com
2 4 (1.23%) PaaS
2 4 (1.23%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.62%) Heroku
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.70%) HTTP
2 6 (1.85%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.54%) LAN
3 5 (1.54%) WAN
4 4 (1.23%) SAN
5 3 (0.93%) NFC
5 3 (0.93%) RFID
6 2 (0.62%) ATM
6 2 (0.62%) FTP
6 2 (0.62%) RIP
7 1 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.31%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.31%) SSL
7 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.31%) SDH
7 1 (0.31%) UMTS
7 1 (0.31%) GSM
7 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.40%) MySQL
3 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.23%) Big Data
4 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.93%) MS Access
5 3 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.62%) DTS
6 2 (0.62%) OLAP
6 2 (0.62%) Star Schema
6 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.62%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 45 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 32 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (9.57%) Git (software)
4 28 (8.64%) JIRA
5 23 (7.10%) Maven
5 23 (7.10%) Calabash
6 20 (6.17%) Selenium
7 18 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 18 (5.56%) JUnit
8 15 (4.63%) TeamCity
9 14 (4.32%) Subversion
10 11 (3.40%) Android Studio
10 11 (3.40%) Visual Studio
11 10 (3.09%) Gradle
12 9 (2.78%) WebDriver
13 7 (2.16%) Mockito
14 5 (1.54%) Hudson
15 4 (1.23%) Xcode
15 4 (1.23%) Fiddler
15 4 (1.23%) SoapUI
General
1 76 (23.46%) Finance
2 39 (12.04%) Banking
3 20 (6.17%) Retail
4 6 (1.85%) Marketing
5 5 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.62%) Back Office
7 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.62%) Publishing
7 2 (0.62%) Electronics
7 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 141 (43.52%) Developer
2 50 (15.43%) Analyst
3 34 (10.49%) .NET Developer
4 32 (9.88%) C# Developer
4 32 (9.88%) Business Analyst
5 26 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (5.86%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.56%) Android Developer
8 17 (5.25%) Java Developer
9 14 (4.32%) Environment Manager
9 14 (4.32%) Architect
10 13 (4.01%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (3.70%) iOS Developer
12 11 (3.40%) Test Leader
12 11 (3.40%) ScrumMaster
13 10 (3.09%) Test Analyst
14 9 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
15 8 (2.47%) Programme Manager
15 8 (2.47%) Web Developer
15 8 (2.47%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (21.30%) .NET
2 49 (15.12%) CSS
3 46 (14.20%) HTML
4 36 (11.11%) XML
5 35 (10.80%) ASP.NET
6 29 (8.95%) jQuery
7 27 (8.33%) Web Services
8 25 (7.72%) CSS3
9 22 (6.79%) Ajax
9 22 (6.79%) HTML5
10 19 (5.86%) REST
11 18 (5.56%) JSON
12 16 (4.94%) WCF
13 15 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (4.32%) RESTful
15 13 (4.01%) .NET Framework
15 13 (4.01%) Spring
16 12 (3.70%) J2EE
16 12 (3.70%) Sass
17 11 (3.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 26 (8.02%) User Experience
3 18 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.25%) Open Source
5 7 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (0.93%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.93%) Blog
7 3 (0.93%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.62%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.31%) New Media
9 1 (0.31%) iPad
9 1 (0.31%) Statistics
9 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.31%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.88%) Windows
2 23 (7.10%) Android
3 20 (6.17%) Linux
4 17 (5.25%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.40%) UNIX
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.31%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.46%) Scrum
2 61 (18.83%) TDD
3 48 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 46 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (13.27%) Project Management
6 40 (12.35%) MVC
7 36 (11.11%) BDD
8 32 (9.88%) Waterfall
9 27 (8.33%) DevOps
10 26 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (7.41%) SOA
12 23 (7.10%) OO
13 21 (6.48%) UML
14 20 (6.17%) PRINCE2
14 20 (6.17%) Change Management
14 20 (6.17%) Android Development
15 19 (5.86%) Mentoring
15 19 (5.86%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (5.86%) Kanban
16 17 (5.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (23.15%) Java
2 66 (20.37%) C#
3 60 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 40 (12.35%) SQL
5 15 (4.63%) Objective-C
6 9 (2.78%) C++
7 5 (1.54%) Ruby
8 4 (1.23%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.93%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.62%) XAML
10 2 (0.62%) Python
10 2 (0.62%) VB
10 2 (0.62%) C
11 1 (0.31%) R
11 1 (0.31%) JCL
11 1 (0.31%) COBOL
11 1 (0.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (5.86%) ISEB
2 12 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 12 (3.70%) Degree
3 9 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 5 (1.54%) PMP
4 5 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.62%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.31%) APMG
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.31%) APMP
8 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.86%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) SLA
2 2 (0.62%) WAI
3 1 (0.31%) P3O
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (4.32%) Docker
2 6 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (4.63%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.70%) Vagrant
3 7 (2.16%) Puppet
4 4 (1.23%) WMI
4 4 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.93%) Ansible
6 1 (0.31%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.31%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 31 (9.57%) Oracle
2 22 (6.79%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.48%) hybris
4 10 (3.09%) Adobe
5 9 (2.78%) SAP
6 8 (2.47%) HP
7 7 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.85%) VMware
9 5 (1.54%) Google
9 5 (1.54%) Cisco
9 5 (1.54%) IBM
10 4 (1.23%) Twitter
11 3 (0.93%) Kony
11 3 (0.93%) ClickSoftware Technologies
11 3 (0.93%) Syclo
11 3 (0.93%) CA
11 3 (0.93%) Siemens
11 3 (0.93%) Apple
11 3 (0.93%) Sybase
12 2 (0.62%) Splunk
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