The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 34 22 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 62 92 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.32% 6.34% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 8.82% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 55 25
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £492 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
999 1043 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 69.57% 71.83% 67.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 537 465
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 41 47
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Agile Software Development
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Northamptonshire -11 21 £280 -34.11% 13
Nottinghamshire -6 16 £425 +21.42% 26
Leicestershire -22 13 £268 -37.05% 4
Derbyshire 0 5 £325 +23.80% 8
Lincolnshire +1 4 - - 1
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 47 (33.81%) .NET
2 43 (30.94%) C#
3 37 (26.62%) JavaScript
4 31 (22.30%) Java
4 31 (22.30%) MVC
5 30 (21.58%) HTML
6 29 (20.86%) jQuery
7 27 (19.42%) CSS
7 27 (19.42%) SQL Server
8 26 (18.71%) XML
9 25 (17.99%) E-Commerce
9 25 (17.99%) Web Services
9 25 (17.99%) Finance
10 24 (17.27%) Ajax
11 23 (16.55%) Scrum
12 22 (15.83%) TDD
13 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET
14 19 (13.67%) J2EE
14 19 (13.67%) SQL
14 19 (13.67%) Unit Testing
15 18 (12.95%) Retail
16 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
16 16 (11.51%) HTML5
17 14 (10.07%) CSS3
17 14 (10.07%) Degree
17 14 (10.07%) WCF
18 12 (8.63%) JSON
18 12 (8.63%) FIX Protocol
18 12 (8.63%) Spring
18 12 (8.63%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (5.04%) Apache
2 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.88%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.16%) Node.js
4 2 (1.44%) DNN
4 2 (1.44%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.44%) CMS
4 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.72%) Liferay
5 1 (0.72%) Confluence
5 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Tridion
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) SSL
1 5 (3.60%) SSH
2 1 (0.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.91%) MySQL
3 8 (5.76%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.44%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.44%) Big Data
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.72%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.72%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (6.47%) Eclipse
2 7 (5.04%) JUnit
2 7 (5.04%) Subversion
2 7 (5.04%) Selenium
2 7 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.32%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.16%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.16%) JIRA
5 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.44%) Maven
6 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.72%) NUnit
6 1 (0.72%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.72%) Grunt
6 1 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.72%) Yeoman
General
1 25 (17.99%) Finance
2 18 (12.95%) Retail
3 4 (2.88%) Front Office
4 3 (2.16%) Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (62.59%) Developer
2 23 (16.55%) .NET Developer
3 20 (14.39%) Java Developer
4 17 (12.23%) Project Manager
5 16 (11.51%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.91%) Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) PHP Developer
7 8 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.32%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (3.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.88%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (2.88%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.88%) Architect
11 4 (2.88%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (33.81%) .NET
2 30 (21.58%) HTML
3 29 (20.86%) jQuery
4 27 (19.42%) CSS
5 26 (18.71%) XML
6 25 (17.99%) Web Services
7 24 (17.27%) Ajax
8 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET
9 19 (13.67%) J2EE
10 16 (11.51%) HTML5
11 14 (10.07%) CSS3
11 14 (10.07%) WCF
12 12 (8.63%) FIX Protocol
12 12 (8.63%) JSON
12 12 (8.63%) Spring
12 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (7.91%) Java SE
14 10 (7.19%) Hibernate
14 10 (7.19%) SOAP
15 8 (5.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Fixed Income
2 7 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.72%) iPhone
4 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.72%) Open Source
4 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.72%) EPoS
4 1 (0.72%) DTV
4 1 (0.72%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.19%) Linux
2 5 (3.60%) CentOS
2 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (3.60%) Windows
3 2 (1.44%) AIX
3 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.44%) UNIX
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) HPUX
4 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.30%) MVC
2 25 (17.99%) E-Commerce
3 23 (16.55%) Scrum
4 22 (15.83%) TDD
5 19 (13.67%) Unit Testing
6 9 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (6.47%) Configuration Management
7 8 (5.76%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.76%) Business Analysis
7 8 (5.76%) BDD
8 7 (5.04%) Pair Programming
8 7 (5.04%) Data Modelling
8 7 (5.04%) Project Management
8 7 (5.04%) Multithreading
9 6 (4.32%) SOA
9 6 (4.32%) OO
9 6 (4.32%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.32%) Waterfall
10 5 (3.60%) Migration
10 5 (3.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.94%) C#
2 37 (26.62%) JavaScript
3 31 (22.30%) Java
4 19 (13.67%) SQL
5 12 (8.63%) C++
6 11 (7.91%) PHP
7 4 (2.88%) Ruby
8 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.44%) VB
9 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.44%) C
10 1 (0.72%) Perl
10 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.72%) Python
10 1 (0.72%) XAML
10 1 (0.72%) VB6
10 1 (0.72%) PHP5
10 1 (0.72%) Groovy
10 1 (0.72%) Golang
Qualifications
1 14 (10.07%) Degree
2 6 (4.32%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.60%) ISEB
4 4 (2.88%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.72%) MBA
7 1 (0.72%) MCITP
7 1 (0.72%) APMG
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.19%) Oracle
3 6 (4.32%) Sun
4 5 (3.60%) hybris
4 5 (3.60%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.44%) IBM
5 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.72%) HP
6 1 (0.72%) Perforce
6 1 (0.72%) Zend
6 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.72%) SAP
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe
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