The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 20 15 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 255 190 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.01% 7.83% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.59% 11.03% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 85 113
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£393 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Average hourly rate £34.50 £30.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -18.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.09 £26.45 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £35.65 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+48.64% +2.77%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2407 1722 2079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.64% 70.92% 67.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1436 906 1063
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 117 216
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.33 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the East of England region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the East of England region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Cambridgeshire -9 73 £410 -5.20% 34
Hertfordshire -7 46 £369 -7.81% 17
Essex +18 39 £350 -20.00% 9
Suffolk +15 34 £420 - 8
Bedfordshire -4 34 £425 - 23
Norfolk +12 26 £275 +4.76% 6
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 156 (36.53%) .NET
2 134 (31.38%) C#
3 110 (25.76%) JavaScript
4 105 (24.59%) HTML
5 103 (24.12%) Java
6 102 (23.89%) ASP.NET
7 101 (23.65%) TDD
8 95 (22.25%) SQL
9 91 (21.31%) SQL Server
9 91 (21.31%) Scrum
10 87 (20.37%) E-Commerce
11 85 (19.91%) MVC
12 82 (19.20%) OO
13 81 (18.97%) XML
14 77 (18.03%) Microsoft
15 76 (17.80%) CSS
15 76 (17.80%) Web Services
16 63 (14.75%) jQuery
17 62 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 50 (11.71%) Finance
18 50 (11.71%) UNIX
19 47 (11.01%) Oracle
19 47 (11.01%) J2EE
19 47 (11.01%) Git (software)
20 45 (10.54%) WCF
20 45 (10.54%) Retail
21 43 (10.07%) Linux
22 41 (9.60%) Windows
22 41 (9.60%) Project Management
22 41 (9.60%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 29 (6.79%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.32%) WebSphere
3 22 (5.15%) Apache
4 15 (3.51%) CMS
5 14 (3.28%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.04%) IIS
7 11 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.58%) Node.js
7 11 (2.58%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.64%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.17%) lighttpd
11 4 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (0.94%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.70%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.47%) Drupal
13 2 (0.47%) Confluence
14 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.23%) Moodle
Applications
1 34 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.34%) MS Project
3 8 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.64%) MS Office
5 5 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 28 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.47%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.70%) CloudFront
4 3 (0.70%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.23%) Office 365
6 1 (0.23%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.15%) Internet
2 7 (1.64%) HTTP
3 3 (0.70%) VRRP
3 3 (0.70%) Firewall
3 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.70%) VPN
4 2 (0.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.23%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.23%) RFID
5 1 (0.23%) Wireless
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.23%) GPRS
5 1 (0.23%) GSM
5 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.26%) Relational Database
3 26 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.45%) MySQL
5 18 (4.22%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.22%) RDBMS
6 13 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.34%) Big Data
9 9 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.87%) Data Mart
10 8 (1.87%) BusinessObjects XI
11 7 (1.64%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.17%) DB2
13 4 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 47 (11.01%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (5.85%) Visual Studio
4 24 (5.62%) Ant
4 24 (5.62%) JIRA
4 24 (5.62%) Selenium
5 23 (5.39%) Subversion
6 21 (4.92%) TeamCity
7 20 (4.68%) Jenkins
8 19 (4.45%) NUnit
8 19 (4.45%) Eclipse
9 15 (3.51%) Maven
10 13 (3.04%) JUnit
11 9 (2.11%) Moq
12 8 (1.87%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.87%) Grunt
13 6 (1.41%) Jasmine
14 5 (1.17%) Bower
14 5 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.17%) MSTest
General
1 50 (11.71%) Finance
2 45 (10.54%) Retail
3 14 (3.28%) Marketing
4 12 (2.81%) Banking
5 8 (1.87%) Publishing
6 7 (1.64%) Legal
6 7 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.41%) Automotive
7 6 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.94%) Back Office
9 3 (0.70%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 234 (54.80%) Developer
2 58 (13.58%) .NET Developer
3 57 (13.35%) Analyst
4 38 (8.90%) Project Manager
5 34 (7.96%) Java Developer
5 34 (7.96%) C# Developer
6 32 (7.49%) Business Analyst
6 32 (7.49%) Architect
7 30 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (6.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (5.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (4.92%) CRM Developer
11 20 (4.68%) Web Developer
12 19 (4.45%) Senior Developer
13 18 (4.22%) Agile Business Analyst
14 16 (3.75%) Software Engineer
14 16 (3.75%) Technical Architect
14 16 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM Developer
15 15 (3.51%) Test Analyst
16 10 (2.34%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (36.53%) .NET
2 105 (24.59%) HTML
3 102 (23.89%) ASP.NET
4 81 (18.97%) XML
5 76 (17.80%) CSS
5 76 (17.80%) Web Services
6 63 (14.75%) jQuery
7 62 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (11.01%) J2EE
9 45 (10.54%) WCF
10 34 (7.96%) HTML5
10 34 (7.96%) Ajax
11 32 (7.49%) XSLT
12 30 (7.03%) .NET Framework
13 25 (5.85%) SOAP
14 23 (5.39%) XHTML
15 21 (4.92%) CSS3
16 18 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 17 (3.98%) JSP
18 16 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.39%) Open Source
2 15 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.34%) Visualisation
4 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.64%) Informatics
4 7 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 6 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.17%) Web 2.0
6 5 (1.17%) Clustering
6 5 (1.17%) GIS
7 4 (0.94%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.70%) Internet of Things
8 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.70%) Social Media
8 3 (0.70%) Wiki
9 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.47%) NHS
9 2 (0.47%) W3C
9 2 (0.47%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.71%) UNIX
2 43 (10.07%) Linux
3 41 (9.60%) Windows
4 13 (3.04%) Solaris
5 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.47%) AIX
6 2 (0.47%) HPUX
6 2 (0.47%) Android
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (23.65%) TDD
2 91 (21.31%) Scrum
3 87 (20.37%) E-Commerce
4 85 (19.91%) MVC
5 82 (19.20%) OO
6 41 (9.60%) Project Management
6 41 (9.60%) Web Development
6 41 (9.60%) Unit Testing
7 31 (7.26%) CRM
8 30 (7.03%) Software Engineering
9 28 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (6.09%) BDD
11 25 (5.85%) UML
12 23 (5.39%) PRINCE2
12 23 (5.39%) Migration
13 22 (5.15%) Content Management
14 21 (4.92%) User Stories
15 20 (4.68%) SOA
15 20 (4.68%) Multithreading
16 19 (4.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 134 (31.38%) C#
2 110 (25.76%) JavaScript
3 103 (24.12%) Java
4 95 (22.25%) SQL
5 25 (5.85%) Perl
6 20 (4.68%) PowerShell
7 18 (4.22%) C++
8 15 (3.51%) Python
9 13 (3.04%) PHP
10 12 (2.81%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.34%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.11%) Ruby
13 9 (2.11%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.64%) C
14 7 (1.64%) VB
15 6 (1.41%) Erlang
16 5 (1.17%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.94%) VBScript
17 4 (0.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (9.60%) Degree
2 21 (4.92%) ISEB
3 17 (3.98%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.81%) Sun Certification
5 12 (2.81%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.58%) MCITP
7 7 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.64%) PMP
7 7 (1.64%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.47%) MCP
9 2 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) CBAP
10 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.03%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 3 (0.70%) Xen
2 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.17%) Puppet
3 4 (0.94%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.70%) Nagios
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 77 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.01%) Oracle
3 18 (4.22%) JBoss
3 18 (4.22%) Sun
4 16 (3.75%) AccuRev
5 12 (2.81%) IBM
6 11 (2.58%) FatWire
7 9 (2.11%) Business Objects
8 6 (1.41%) Google
8 6 (1.41%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.17%) HP
10 4 (0.94%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.94%) Apple
11 3 (0.70%) Perforce
11 3 (0.70%) ATG
12 2 (0.47%) CA
12 2 (0.47%) Intel
12 2 (0.47%) Adobe
12 2 (0.47%) VMware
12 2 (0.47%) Planview
Basildon, Essex
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £On Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - 440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Salt
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Norwich
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-450 Per Day
Posted: 19 days ago