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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 32 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 63 68 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.49% 4.80% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 6.79% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 28
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
996 1002 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.99% 70.66% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 509 456
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 40 38
Average hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
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 10 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 10 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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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 +2 22 £280 -38.12% 7
Nottinghamshire +6 19 £420 +34.40% 19
Leicestershire -21 10 £268 -37.05% 6
Derbyshire -1 5 £325 +62.50% 12
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 1
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 (32.87%) .NET
2 40 (27.97%) C#
2 40 (27.97%) JavaScript
3 34 (23.78%) Java
4 32 (22.38%) MVC
5 30 (20.98%) HTML
6 29 (20.28%) SQL Server
7 28 (19.58%) jQuery
8 27 (18.88%) E-Commerce
9 26 (18.18%) CSS
9 26 (18.18%) Web Services
10 25 (17.48%) XML
10 25 (17.48%) Scrum
11 24 (16.78%) Finance
12 23 (16.08%) Ajax
13 22 (15.38%) TDD
13 22 (15.38%) ASP.NET
14 21 (14.69%) J2EE
15 18 (12.59%) Retail
15 18 (12.59%) Unit Testing
16 17 (11.89%) HTML5
17 16 (11.19%) SQL
18 15 (10.49%) Microsoft
18 15 (10.49%) Spring
18 15 (10.49%) CSS3
19 14 (9.79%) WCF
20 13 (9.09%) Hibernate
21 12 (8.39%) MySQL
21 12 (8.39%) PHP
21 12 (8.39%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 6 (4.20%) Apache
2 4 (2.80%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.10%) Node.js
3 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.10%) DNN
3 3 (2.10%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Liferay
5 1 (0.70%) Confluence
5 1 (0.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Tridion
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) SSL
1 5 (3.50%) SSH
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.39%) MySQL
3 8 (5.59%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.40%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.70%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 8 (5.59%) Selenium
3 7 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.90%) JUnit
3 7 (4.90%) Subversion
4 6 (4.20%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.10%) JIRA
6 2 (1.40%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.40%) Maven
6 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.40%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.70%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.70%) Grunt
7 1 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.70%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.70%) Bower
7 1 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.70%) TestComplete
General
1 24 (16.78%) Finance
2 18 (12.59%) Retail
3 4 (2.80%) Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Legal
4 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.10%) Front Office
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (61.54%) Developer
2 23 (16.08%) Java Developer
3 22 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.59%) Project Manager
5 14 (9.79%) Analyst
5 14 (9.79%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.29%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.29%) PHP Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Architect
8 6 (4.20%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.50%) Development Manager
10 4 (2.80%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.80%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.80%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.10%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (32.87%) .NET
2 30 (20.98%) HTML
3 28 (19.58%) jQuery
4 26 (18.18%) Web Services
4 26 (18.18%) CSS
5 25 (17.48%) XML
6 23 (16.08%) Ajax
7 22 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 21 (14.69%) J2EE
9 17 (11.89%) HTML5
10 15 (10.49%) CSS3
10 15 (10.49%) Spring
11 14 (9.79%) WCF
12 13 (9.09%) Hibernate
13 12 (8.39%) JSON
13 12 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (7.69%) Java SE
14 11 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
15 9 (6.29%) SOAP
16 8 (5.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.40%) Open Source
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) iPhone
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) EPoS
5 1 (0.70%) DTV
5 1 (0.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.99%) Linux
2 5 (3.50%) Windows
2 5 (3.50%) CentOS
2 5 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.40%) UNIX
3 2 (1.40%) AIX
4 1 (0.70%) HPUX
4 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.38%) MVC
2 27 (18.88%) E-Commerce
3 25 (17.48%) Scrum
4 22 (15.38%) TDD
5 18 (12.59%) Unit Testing
6 10 (6.99%) Business Analysis
6 10 (6.99%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.29%) Configuration Management
7 9 (6.29%) BDD
8 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.90%) Project Management
9 7 (4.90%) Pair Programming
10 6 (4.20%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (4.20%) SOA
10 6 (4.20%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.20%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.20%) Multithreading
10 6 (4.20%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.50%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.97%) C#
1 40 (27.97%) JavaScript
2 34 (23.78%) Java
3 16 (11.19%) SQL
4 12 (8.39%) PHP
5 9 (6.29%) C++
6 4 (2.80%) Ruby
7 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.10%) VB
8 2 (1.40%) C
8 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.70%) Perl
9 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.70%) Python
9 1 (0.70%) XAML
9 1 (0.70%) VB6
9 1 (0.70%) PHP5
9 1 (0.70%) Golang
Qualifications
1 12 (8.39%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) ISEB
2 6 (4.20%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.70%) MBA
6 1 (0.70%) APMG
6 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.29%) Oracle
3 6 (4.20%) Sun
4 5 (3.50%) hybris
4 5 (3.50%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.40%) IBM
5 2 (1.40%) Zend
5 2 (1.40%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.70%) HP
6 1 (0.70%) Perforce
6 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.70%) SAP
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe
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