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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 511 424 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.42% 15.01% 11.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.89% 19.41% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 229 215
Median daily rate £438 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £34.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +4.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £32.50 £28.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £66.40 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
1974 2184 2216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.90% 77.31% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 1244 1248
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 156 152
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire 0 124 £400 +6.66% 66
Hertfordshire +6 110 £450 +20.00% 40
Essex -1 95 £400 - 10
Bedfordshire +6 71 £500 +5.26% 36
Suffolk +7 58 £463 +19.27% 17
Norfolk +11 50 £425 -2.85% 5
East Anglia -2 2 £448 +54.31% 1
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 241 (26.22%) Scrum
2 214 (23.29%) Java
3 177 (19.26%) SQL
4 155 (16.87%) TDD
5 154 (16.76%) HTML
6 151 (16.43%) Finance
7 144 (15.67%) JavaScript
8 141 (15.34%) .NET
9 137 (14.91%) Web Services
10 135 (14.69%) C#
11 128 (13.93%) Microsoft
12 126 (13.71%) E-Commerce
13 124 (13.49%) SOA
14 116 (12.62%) SQL Server
14 116 (12.62%) REST
15 112 (12.19%) Waterfall
16 102 (11.10%) Project Management
17 100 (10.88%) SOAP
18 96 (10.45%) XML
19 95 (10.34%) User Stories
20 90 (9.79%) CSS
21 89 (9.68%) JIRA
22 86 (9.36%) AngularJS
22 86 (9.36%) Oracle
23 82 (8.92%) Retail
24 81 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
25 78 (8.49%) OO
25 78 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
26 77 (8.38%) SDLC
27 74 (8.05%) CRM

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (4.24%) CMS
2 32 (3.48%) Confluence
3 29 (3.16%) WebSphere
4 25 (2.72%) Node.js
5 22 (2.39%) JBoss
6 21 (2.29%) Apache ServiceMix
7 16 (1.74%) SharePoint
8 15 (1.63%) Tomcat
9 14 (1.52%) Apache
9 14 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.87%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.65%) Drupal
12 6 (0.65%) MS Project Server
13 5 (0.54%) CICS
13 5 (0.54%) IIS
13 5 (0.54%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.44%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.44%) Mule
14 4 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 55 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.05%) MS Project
3 25 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.41%) MS Office
4 13 (1.41%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.11%) Simulink
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.31%) Magento
3 7 (0.76%) SDL Web 8
4 6 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.54%) assyst
6 3 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.22%) Maximo
7 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.11%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.11%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.50%) SaaS
3 19 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.20%) Force.com
6 8 (0.87%) Heroku
7 7 (0.76%) IaaS
8 6 (0.65%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.54%) GitHub
10 4 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.44%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.22%) Route 53
12 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.11%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.50%) HTTP
2 20 (2.18%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.07%) SSL
4 14 (1.52%) DNS
4 14 (1.52%) Internet
5 13 (1.41%) Firewall
6 10 (1.09%) SAN
7 9 (0.98%) HTTPS
7 9 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.87%) Bluetooth
9 6 (0.65%) 802.15
9 6 (0.65%) ATM
9 6 (0.65%) Network Security
9 6 (0.65%) X.509
9 6 (0.65%) ZigBee
10 5 (0.54%) FTP
10 5 (0.54%) LDAP
11 4 (0.44%) WAN
12 3 (0.33%) LAN
13 2 (0.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.68%) DB2
3 25 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.61%) MySQL
4 24 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 17 (1.85%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.52%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.31%) Big Data
10 12 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (1.09%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.98%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.76%) Redis
14 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 89 (9.68%) JIRA
2 72 (7.83%) Jenkins
3 65 (7.07%) Git (software)
4 49 (5.33%) Selenium
5 47 (5.11%) Cucumber
6 44 (4.79%) Maven
7 43 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (4.35%) JUnit
9 33 (3.59%) Subversion
10 21 (2.29%) WebDriver
11 17 (1.85%) AccuRev
12 16 (1.74%) Axure RP
13 15 (1.63%) Ant
14 14 (1.52%) NUnit
14 14 (1.52%) SpecFlow
14 14 (1.52%) Visual Studio
15 12 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (1.31%) SoapUI
16 11 (1.20%) HP UFT
16 11 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 151 (16.43%) Finance
2 82 (8.92%) Retail
3 34 (3.70%) Marketing
4 26 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.07%) Banking
6 18 (1.96%) Automotive
7 9 (0.98%) Legal
7 9 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.76%) Publishing
9 6 (0.65%) Billing
9 6 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.54%) Electronics
10 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.33%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.11%) Advertising
13 1 (0.11%) Games
13 1 (0.11%) Local Government
13 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 295 (32.10%) Developer
2 148 (16.10%) Analyst
3 119 (12.95%) Architect
4 97 (10.55%) Project Manager
5 95 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 95 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 65 (7.07%) .NET Developer
6 65 (7.07%) Designer
7 62 (6.75%) Solutions Architect
8 42 (4.57%) Agile Developer
8 42 (4.57%) Scrum Master
9 37 (4.03%) Tester
10 35 (3.81%) C# Developer
11 33 (3.59%) Solutions Designer
12 30 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
13 28 (3.05%) Senior Developer
13 28 (3.05%) Technical Architect
14 27 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
15 24 (2.61%) Consultant
16 23 (2.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (16.76%) HTML
2 141 (15.34%) .NET
3 137 (14.91%) Web Services
4 116 (12.62%) REST
5 100 (10.88%) SOAP
6 96 (10.45%) XML
7 90 (9.79%) CSS
8 86 (9.36%) AngularJS
9 72 (7.83%) RESTful
9 72 (7.83%) Spring
10 70 (7.62%) HTML5
11 56 (6.09%) ASP.NET
11 56 (6.09%) J2EE
12 52 (5.66%) jQuery
13 41 (4.46%) .NET Framework
14 37 (4.03%) JSON
15 35 (3.81%) Ajax
16 33 (3.59%) Hibernate
17 31 (3.37%) Middleware
18 29 (3.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (6.42%) User Experience
2 56 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (2.72%) iPad
4 22 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.52%) Data Integration
7 14 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.31%) Visualisation
9 9 (0.98%) Data Centre
9 9 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 9 (0.98%) Psychology
10 8 (0.87%) Computer Science
10 8 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (0.76%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.65%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.65%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.65%) Reinsurance
13 5 (0.54%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 62 (6.75%) Linux
2 49 (5.33%) Unix
3 45 (4.90%) Windows
4 18 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (1.74%) zOS
6 15 (1.63%) Android
6 15 (1.63%) Solaris
7 14 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.54%) MVS
8 5 (0.54%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.44%) CentOS
9 4 (0.44%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.33%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) SUSE
11 1 (0.11%) VMS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (26.22%) Scrum
2 155 (16.87%) TDD
3 126 (13.71%) E-Commerce
4 124 (13.49%) SOA
5 112 (12.19%) Waterfall
6 102 (11.10%) Project Management
7 95 (10.34%) User Stories
8 81 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 78 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
9 78 (8.49%) OO
10 77 (8.38%) SDLC
11 74 (8.05%) CRM
12 72 (7.83%) BDD
13 62 (6.75%) MVC
14 54 (5.88%) Business Analysis
14 54 (5.88%) PRINCE2
15 53 (5.77%) Software Engineering
16 51 (5.55%) DevOps
16 51 (5.55%) Open Source
17 50 (5.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 214 (23.29%) Java
2 177 (19.26%) SQL
3 144 (15.67%) JavaScript
4 135 (14.69%) C#
5 41 (4.46%) Python
6 26 (2.83%) Ruby
7 23 (2.50%) PHP
7 23 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 21 (2.29%) Perl
9 19 (2.07%) C++
10 17 (1.85%) Apex Code
10 17 (1.85%) C
11 15 (1.63%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.41%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.31%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.87%) SOQL
15 7 (0.76%) Groovy
15 7 (0.76%) Scala
15 7 (0.76%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (5.55%) Degree
2 32 (3.48%) ISEB
3 24 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (1.20%) APMP
8 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.76%) MCITP
10 6 (0.65%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.44%) CISSP
12 3 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.33%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.33%) PMP
13 2 (0.22%) CISM
13 2 (0.22%) CLAS
13 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.44%) QA
2 7 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 7 (0.76%) ISO 9001
2 7 (0.76%) TickIT
3 6 (0.65%) COBIT
3 6 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.44%) SLA
5 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.22%) GxP
6 2 (0.22%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (0.98%) iptables
2 8 (0.87%) Docker
3 7 (0.76%) Postfix
3 7 (0.76%) Sendmail
3 7 (0.76%) vSphere
4 6 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.54%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (2.94%) Puppet
2 16 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.20%) Nagios
4 9 (0.98%) Ansible
5 8 (0.87%) OSSEC
6 7 (0.76%) Cobbler
6 7 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.54%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.54%) Tivoli NetView
8 4 (0.44%) Kibana
8 4 (0.44%) logstash
9 3 (0.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 3 (0.33%) MOM
10 2 (0.22%) Check_MK
10 2 (0.22%) Packer
10 2 (0.22%) Riemann
10 2 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.11%) SCCM
11 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 128 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.36%) Oracle
3 52 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 32 (3.48%) IBM
5 31 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
6 28 (3.05%) SAP
7 22 (2.39%) HP
8 20 (2.18%) Sitecore
9 14 (1.52%) Adobe
10 13 (1.41%) hybris
10 13 (1.41%) Pega
11 12 (1.31%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.31%) Rally
12 11 (1.20%) Splunk
13 10 (1.09%) WSO2
14 9 (0.98%) Google
14 9 (0.98%) Siebel
15 8 (0.87%) LogRhythm
15 8 (0.87%) SolarWinds
16 7 (0.76%) ServiceNow
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMIS Group
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £501 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £380 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
g2 Recruitment
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough
Churchill Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £001 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Ciber UK
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £0000 - £1 per day + Great Rates
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Ciber UK
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £575 - £675 per annum + remote work
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago