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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 407 358 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.29% 11.33% 10.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.56% 15.48% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 233 151
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £511 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 17
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.07 £33.50 £27.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.28 £44.10 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
1980 2312 1597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.38% 73.19% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1131 1308 875
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 146 123
Average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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 +8 114 £395 +5.33% 77
Essex +3 96 £400 -11.11% 20
Hertfordshire +5 75 £375 -6.25% 38
Bedfordshire -1 54 £525 +38.15% 27
Norfolk +14 32 £398 +24.21% 11
Suffolk +13 24 £400 +10.34% 19
East Anglia +10 11 £290 - 1
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 247 (29.20%) Scrum
2 236 (27.90%) .NET
3 206 (24.35%) E-Commerce
4 203 (24.00%) C#
5 183 (21.63%) Java
6 168 (19.86%) TDD
7 150 (17.73%) HTML
8 134 (15.84%) SQL
9 133 (15.72%) XML
10 128 (15.13%) Web Services
11 118 (13.95%) JavaScript
12 116 (13.71%) Finance
13 112 (13.24%) Project Management
14 109 (12.88%) SOA
15 106 (12.53%) Microsoft
16 101 (11.94%) CSS
17 96 (11.35%) Oracle
18 95 (11.23%) MVC
19 86 (10.17%) HTML5
20 85 (10.05%) Waterfall
21 83 (9.81%) SQL Server
22 82 (9.69%) QA
23 77 (9.10%) BDD
24 73 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
25 72 (8.51%) J2EE
26 69 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
27 68 (8.04%) jQuery
27 68 (8.04%) Retail
28 67 (7.92%) ASP.NET
29 63 (7.45%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 38 (4.49%) WebSphere
2 29 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 27 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
3 27 (3.19%) CMS
4 20 (2.36%) WebLogic
5 17 (2.01%) JBoss
6 12 (1.42%) Confluence
7 9 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (1.06%) MQSeries
8 8 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.71%) IIS
10 4 (0.47%) Documentum
10 4 (0.47%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.47%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.35%) Node.js
11 3 (0.35%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.24%) Mule
Applications
1 39 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.18%) MS Office
5 8 (0.95%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.71%) MS Project
8 4 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.24%) Mingle
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.12%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 18 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.65%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.59%) Maximo
6 4 (0.47%) Magento
7 3 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.35%) Tridion
7 3 (0.35%) Agresso
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.18%) SaaS
5 9 (1.06%) PaaS
6 4 (0.47%) Office 365
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.77%) Internet
2 11 (1.30%) HTTP
3 8 (0.95%) Firewall
4 7 (0.83%) Wireless
4 7 (0.83%) VPN
5 6 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.71%) ZigBee
6 5 (0.59%) 3G
7 4 (0.47%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.47%) FTP
7 4 (0.47%) LDAP
7 4 (0.47%) GSM
8 3 (0.35%) GPRS
8 3 (0.35%) DHCP
8 3 (0.35%) DSL
8 3 (0.35%) 2G
8 3 (0.35%) LTE
9 2 (0.24%) Intranet
9 2 (0.24%) 802.15
9 2 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (9.81%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.37%) Oracle Database
3 36 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 15 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.65%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.18%) DB2
6 10 (1.18%) MySQL
7 9 (1.06%) QlikView
7 9 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (0.95%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.71%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.71%) Snowflake Schema
9 6 (0.71%) Star Schema
10 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.59%) Big Data
10 5 (0.59%) Couchbase
11 4 (0.47%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.47%) Sqoop
11 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.47%) Impala
Development Applications
1 54 (6.38%) Selenium
2 52 (6.15%) JIRA
3 50 (5.91%) Visual Studio
4 45 (5.32%) Git (software)
5 41 (4.85%) SpecFlow
6 36 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (4.14%) Ant
7 35 (4.14%) Jenkins
8 26 (3.07%) WebDriver
9 25 (2.96%) JUnit
10 23 (2.72%) Eclipse
11 20 (2.36%) Subversion
12 17 (2.01%) Cucumber
12 17 (2.01%) SoapUI
13 12 (1.42%) Maven
13 12 (1.42%) AccuRev
14 10 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
14 10 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
15 7 (0.83%) Jasmine
15 7 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 116 (13.71%) Finance
2 68 (8.04%) Retail
3 45 (5.32%) Telecoms
4 30 (3.55%) Marketing
5 27 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 19 (2.25%) Banking
7 18 (2.13%) Legal
8 7 (0.83%) Electronics
9 6 (0.71%) Billing
10 5 (0.59%) Automotive
10 5 (0.59%) Front Office
11 4 (0.47%) Publishing
12 3 (0.35%) Advertising
13 2 (0.24%) Games
13 2 (0.24%) Back Office
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 255 (30.14%) Developer
2 152 (17.97%) Analyst
3 100 (11.82%) Architect
4 98 (11.58%) Project Manager
5 77 (9.10%) Java Developer
6 76 (8.98%) Business Analyst
7 70 (8.27%) Solutions Architect
7 70 (8.27%) .NET Developer
8 65 (7.68%) C# Developer
9 52 (6.15%) Test Analyst
10 50 (5.91%) C# .NET Developer
11 42 (4.96%) Senior Developer
12 29 (3.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 29 (3.43%) Designer
13 27 (3.19%) ScrumMaster
14 23 (2.72%) Agile .NET Developer
14 23 (2.72%) Agile C# Developer
15 21 (2.48%) Agile Project Manager
15 21 (2.48%) Consultant
15 21 (2.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (27.90%) .NET
2 150 (17.73%) HTML
3 133 (15.72%) XML
4 128 (15.13%) Web Services
5 101 (11.94%) CSS
6 86 (10.17%) HTML5
7 72 (8.51%) J2EE
8 68 (8.04%) jQuery
9 67 (7.92%) ASP.NET
10 61 (7.21%) WCF
11 59 (6.97%) SOAP
12 49 (5.79%) .NET Framework
13 47 (5.56%) REST
14 36 (4.26%) Ajax
14 36 (4.26%) XHTML
15 35 (4.14%) Hibernate
15 35 (4.14%) Spring
15 35 (4.14%) CSS3
16 34 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (3.90%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.26%) User Experience
3 28 (3.31%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.96%) Open Source
5 18 (2.13%) Visualisation
6 16 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (0.83%) PKI
9 6 (0.71%) Graphic Design
9 6 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.71%) Kindle
9 6 (0.71%) FMCG
10 5 (0.59%) Human Factors
10 5 (0.59%) Device Driver
10 5 (0.59%) PDA
10 5 (0.59%) Clustering
10 5 (0.59%) PMI
10 5 (0.59%) NHS
11 4 (0.47%) DTV
11 4 (0.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 63 (7.45%) Linux
2 53 (6.26%) Windows
3 44 (5.20%) UNIX
4 20 (2.36%) Solaris
5 12 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.95%) Android
7 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (29.20%) Scrum
2 206 (24.35%) E-Commerce
3 168 (19.86%) TDD
4 112 (13.24%) Project Management
5 109 (12.88%) SOA
6 95 (11.23%) MVC
7 85 (10.05%) Waterfall
8 77 (9.10%) BDD
9 73 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 63 (7.45%) PRINCE2
12 61 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (6.97%) User Stories
14 56 (6.62%) Manual Testing
15 55 (6.50%) OO
16 46 (5.44%) Software Engineering
17 44 (5.20%) Business Analysis
18 42 (4.96%) Mentoring
19 40 (4.73%) Software Testing
19 40 (4.73%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 203 (24.00%) C#
2 183 (21.63%) Java
3 134 (15.84%) SQL
4 118 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 47 (5.56%) Ruby
6 23 (2.72%) C
7 22 (2.60%) PL/SQL
8 21 (2.48%) Python
9 15 (1.77%) C++
10 11 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 8 (0.95%) Embedded C
11 8 (0.95%) VBScript
12 7 (0.83%) VB
12 7 (0.83%) Perl
12 7 (0.83%) PHP
12 7 (0.83%) PowerShell
12 7 (0.83%) Scala
13 6 (0.71%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.59%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (3.19%) ISEB
2 26 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.96%) Degree
4 18 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.54%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.83%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.59%) PMP
11 4 (0.47%) IIBA
12 2 (0.24%) MCP
12 2 (0.24%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.12%) OCP
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.12%) CBAP
13 1 (0.12%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.69%) QA
2 9 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.47%) SLA
4 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.47%) HDFS
3 3 (0.35%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.95%) Puppet
3 3 (0.35%) SCOM
4 2 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.12%) Oozie
5 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 106 (12.53%) Microsoft
2 96 (11.35%) Oracle
3 29 (3.43%) SAP
4 25 (2.96%) IBM
5 14 (1.65%) HP
6 13 (1.54%) hybris
7 11 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 11 (1.30%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.18%) Google
8 10 (1.18%) Talend
9 9 (1.06%) Tableau
10 8 (0.95%) FatWire
11 6 (0.71%) VMware
11 6 (0.71%) MobileIron
12 5 (0.59%) Teradata
12 5 (0.59%) KANA
12 5 (0.59%) NetCracker
12 5 (0.59%) Sun
12 5 (0.59%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.47%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
East Anglia
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £38 - 42 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £340 - 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Salt
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago