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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 508 453 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.01% 15.16% 11.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.16% 19.31% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 265 225
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.73 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +18.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £32.50 £26.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £59.15 £41.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
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
2019 2346 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.52% 78.49% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 1417 1268
Median daily rate £425 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 162 153
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +1 143 £400 -3.03% 61
Hertfordshire +8 116 £413 -1.19% 43
Essex -3 83 £313 -21.87% 11
Suffolk -1 59 £475 +18.75% 8
Norfolk +12 53 £450 +7.78% 4
Bedfordshire +11 53 £500 +5.26% 19
East Anglia -1 2 £448 -
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 245 (25.87%) Scrum
2 216 (22.81%) Java
3 184 (19.43%) SQL
4 161 (17.00%) HTML
5 160 (16.90%) .NET
6 159 (16.79%) JavaScript
7 154 (16.26%) Finance
8 150 (15.84%) Web Services
9 148 (15.63%) TDD
10 145 (15.31%) C#
11 128 (13.52%) Microsoft
12 117 (12.35%) Waterfall
13 111 (11.72%) SQL Server
14 109 (11.51%) REST
15 108 (11.40%) E-Commerce
16 107 (11.30%) Project Management
17 105 (11.09%) CSS
18 100 (10.56%) SOAP
19 99 (10.45%) AngularJS
20 96 (10.14%) XML
20 96 (10.14%) SOA
21 91 (9.61%) JIRA
22 87 (9.19%) HTML5
22 87 (9.19%) User Stories
23 85 (8.98%) Oracle
24 84 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
24 84 (8.87%) Retail
25 81 (8.55%) CRM
25 81 (8.55%) SDLC
26 77 (8.13%) MVC

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 40 (4.22%) CMS
2 31 (3.27%) Confluence
3 28 (2.96%) WebSphere
4 21 (2.22%) JBoss
5 20 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.69%) Apache ServiceMix
7 15 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 14 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.27%) Apache
10 9 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.84%) IIS
12 7 (0.74%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.63%) Drupal
13 6 (0.63%) MS Project Server
14 4 (0.42%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.42%) Mule
14 4 (0.42%) nginx
14 4 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.42%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 60 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.48%) MS Project
3 25 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.48%) MS Office
4 14 (1.48%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.11%) Simulink
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (4.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.95%) SDL Web 8
3 8 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.84%) Magento
4 5 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.21%) assyst
7 2 (0.21%) Maximo
7 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.21%) Summit
8 1 (0.11%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.37%) SaaS
4 10 (1.06%) Force.com
5 8 (0.84%) Heroku
6 7 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (0.74%) GitHub
7 6 (0.63%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.53%) IaaS
9 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.42%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.32%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.32%) Route 53
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.58%) DNS
1 15 (1.58%) Firewall
1 15 (1.58%) HTTP
2 14 (1.48%) Internet
3 12 (1.27%) SAN
3 12 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.16%) SSL
5 9 (0.95%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.74%) ATM
7 6 (0.63%) Network Security
8 5 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.42%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.42%) LDAP
10 3 (0.32%) WAN
11 2 (0.21%) 802.15
11 2 (0.21%) DHCP
11 2 (0.21%) FTP
11 2 (0.21%) LAN
11 2 (0.21%) VPN
11 2 (0.21%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.48%) DB2
3 25 (2.64%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.53%) MySQL
4 24 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.80%) NoSQL
9 14 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.16%) Big Data
12 10 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 10 (1.06%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.74%) Redis
14 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 91 (9.61%) JIRA
2 71 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 62 (6.55%) Jenkins
4 50 (5.28%) Selenium
5 44 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (4.01%) Cucumber
7 37 (3.91%) Maven
8 36 (3.80%) JUnit
9 26 (2.75%) Subversion
10 20 (2.11%) Mercurial
11 16 (1.69%) AccuRev
11 16 (1.69%) Axure RP
11 16 (1.69%) WebDriver
12 15 (1.58%) Ant
12 15 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (1.58%) Visual Studio
13 14 (1.48%) Jasmine
13 14 (1.48%) NUnit
14 13 (1.37%) SpecFlow
15 12 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 154 (16.26%) Finance
2 84 (8.87%) Retail
3 37 (3.91%) Marketing
4 23 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.69%) Automotive
6 13 (1.37%) Banking
7 9 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.84%) Legal
9 7 (0.74%) Billing
10 6 (0.63%) Publishing
11 5 (0.53%) Electronics
11 5 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.42%) Front Office
13 3 (0.32%) Back Office
13 3 (0.32%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.21%) Advertising
14 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
15 1 (0.11%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 336 (35.48%) Developer
2 153 (16.16%) Analyst
3 107 (11.30%) Business Analyst
3 107 (11.30%) Project Manager
4 95 (10.03%) Java Developer
5 91 (9.61%) Architect
6 73 (7.71%) .NET Developer
7 66 (6.97%) Designer
8 45 (4.75%) Agile Developer
9 39 (4.12%) C# Developer
10 38 (4.01%) Scrum Master
11 37 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
12 35 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
13 32 (3.38%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (3.06%) Senior Developer
14 29 (3.06%) Tester
15 27 (2.85%) J2EE Developer
16 26 (2.75%) Consultant
16 26 (2.75%) Technical Architect
17 25 (2.64%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (17.00%) HTML
2 160 (16.90%) .NET
3 150 (15.84%) Web Services
4 109 (11.51%) REST
5 105 (11.09%) CSS
6 100 (10.56%) SOAP
7 99 (10.45%) AngularJS
8 96 (10.14%) XML
9 87 (9.19%) HTML5
10 74 (7.81%) ASP.NET
11 72 (7.60%) Spring
12 70 (7.39%) RESTful
13 57 (6.02%) .NET Framework
14 53 (5.60%) J2EE
15 52 (5.49%) jQuery
16 36 (3.80%) Hibernate
16 36 (3.80%) JSON
17 35 (3.70%) CSS3
18 31 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (3.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 62 (6.55%) User Experience
2 59 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.64%) iPad
5 24 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 13 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.27%) Virtual Team
9 9 (0.95%) Data Centre
9 9 (0.95%) Digital Media
9 9 (0.95%) Visualisation
10 8 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (0.84%) Psychology
11 7 (0.74%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.74%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.74%) Graphic Design
11 7 (0.74%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.63%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.63%) Reinsurance
13 5 (0.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 61 (6.44%) Linux
2 48 (5.07%) Windows
3 42 (4.44%) Unix
4 22 (2.32%) Android
5 17 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (1.80%) Solaris
6 15 (1.58%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.37%) zOS
8 5 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.42%) CentOS
10 3 (0.32%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.21%) MVS
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.11%) AIX
12 1 (0.11%) Debian
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) VMS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (25.87%) Scrum
2 148 (15.63%) TDD
3 117 (12.35%) Waterfall
4 108 (11.40%) E-Commerce
5 107 (11.30%) Project Management
6 96 (10.14%) SOA
7 87 (9.19%) User Stories
8 84 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 81 (8.55%) CRM
9 81 (8.55%) SDLC
10 77 (8.13%) MVC
11 75 (7.92%) OO
12 74 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (6.97%) BDD
14 63 (6.65%) Open Source
15 57 (6.02%) Business Analysis
16 55 (5.81%) PRINCE2
17 49 (5.17%) Software Engineering
18 46 (4.86%) DevOps
19 43 (4.54%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 216 (22.81%) Java
2 184 (19.43%) SQL
3 159 (16.79%) JavaScript
4 145 (15.31%) C#
5 44 (4.65%) Python
6 31 (3.27%) Ruby
7 23 (2.43%) PHP
7 23 (2.43%) T-SQL
8 19 (2.01%) PL/SQL
9 18 (1.90%) Perl
10 16 (1.69%) Apex Code
10 16 (1.69%) Shell Script
11 15 (1.58%) C
12 13 (1.37%) C++
13 10 (1.06%) Bash Shell
14 9 (0.95%) Groovy
15 8 (0.84%) Scala
15 8 (0.84%) SOQL
15 8 (0.84%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (5.28%) Degree
2 31 (3.27%) ISEB
3 22 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (1.06%) APMP
8 9 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.84%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.74%) MCITP
11 5 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (0.42%) CISSP
13 3 (0.32%) PMP
14 2 (0.21%) CISM
14 2 (0.21%) CLAS
14 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.21%) HND
14 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.33%) QA
2 10 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.74%) TickIT
4 4 (0.42%) COBIT
4 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.32%) SLA
6 2 (0.21%) GxP
7 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.11%) SEPA
7 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (1.06%) Docker
1 10 (1.06%) iptables
2 9 (0.95%) Postfix
2 9 (0.95%) Sendmail
2 9 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (0.95%) vSphere
3 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.21%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (3.27%) Puppet
2 14 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.37%) Nagios
4 10 (1.06%) Ansible
4 10 (1.06%) OSSEC
5 9 (0.95%) Cobbler
6 8 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.42%) logstash
7 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.32%) Kibana
9 2 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.21%) MOM
9 2 (0.21%) Packer
9 2 (0.21%) Riemann
9 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.21%) Tivoli NetView
10 1 (0.11%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.11%) SCCM
10 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 128 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 85 (8.98%) Oracle
3 43 (4.54%) Red Hat
4 30 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (2.75%) SAP
6 25 (2.64%) IBM
7 20 (2.11%) HP
7 20 (2.11%) Sitecore
8 15 (1.58%) Adobe
9 13 (1.37%) hybris
9 13 (1.37%) Pega
10 12 (1.27%) Atlassian
10 12 (1.27%) Rally
10 12 (1.27%) Splunk
11 10 (1.06%) LogRhythm
11 10 (1.06%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.06%) SolarWinds
12 9 (0.95%) EMC
12 9 (0.95%) Google
12 9 (0.95%) TippingPoint
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