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 23 July 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
23 Jul 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 477 509 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.95% 16.37% 12.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.63% 20.72% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 306 240
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 £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +24.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £32.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.77 £45.20 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.30% +6.66%
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 2456 2253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.21% 79.00% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1513 1311
Median daily rate £425 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 161 153
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £28.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +12.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £50.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 0 142 £388 +3.33% 85
Hertfordshire +4 112 £425 - 32
Essex -4 75 £320 -20.00% 13
Suffolk -3 53 £456 +10.60% 13
Bedfordshire +16 51 £483 +20.62% 32
Norfolk +9 42 £453 +11.72% 2
East Anglia - 2 £550 -
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 255 (25.99%) Scrum
2 231 (23.55%) Java
3 181 (18.45%) SQL
4 163 (16.62%) .NET
5 160 (16.31%) Finance
6 158 (16.11%) JavaScript
6 158 (16.11%) TDD
7 156 (15.90%) HTML
8 152 (15.49%) Web Services
9 151 (15.39%) C#
10 127 (12.95%) Waterfall
11 126 (12.84%) Microsoft
12 114 (11.62%) REST
13 111 (11.31%) Project Management
13 111 (11.31%) SQL Server
14 110 (11.21%) CSS
14 110 (11.21%) E-Commerce
15 102 (10.40%) SOAP
16 101 (10.30%) AngularJS
17 95 (9.68%) HTML5
18 92 (9.38%) Oracle
18 92 (9.38%) SOA
19 90 (9.17%) JIRA
19 90 (9.17%) SDLC
20 89 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
21 85 (8.66%) XML
22 84 (8.56%) User Stories
23 81 (8.26%) Retail
24 80 (8.15%) CRM
24 80 (8.15%) 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 42 (4.28%) CMS
2 28 (2.85%) WebSphere
3 27 (2.75%) Confluence
4 19 (1.94%) JBoss
4 19 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 15 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
7 12 (1.22%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.02%) Apache
8 10 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (0.92%) IIS
10 6 (0.61%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.61%) Drupal
10 6 (0.61%) MS Project Server
11 5 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.41%) nginx
12 4 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 59 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.36%) MS Project
3 23 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.73%) Photoshop
5 14 (1.43%) MS Office
6 8 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.10%) Simulink
8 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (4.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.33%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.61%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.41%) Magento
5 4 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) Maximo
7 2 (0.20%) Summit
8 1 (0.10%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.10%) Traffica
8 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.43%) SaaS
4 10 (1.02%) Force.com
5 9 (0.92%) GitHub
6 8 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (0.82%) Heroku
7 6 (0.61%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.51%) IaaS
9 4 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.41%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.41%) Route 53
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.73%) Firewall
2 15 (1.53%) DNS
3 14 (1.43%) HTTP
3 14 (1.43%) Internet
4 13 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.22%) SAN
5 12 (1.22%) SSL
6 10 (1.02%) ATM
7 7 (0.71%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.61%) Network Security
8 6 (0.61%) SMS
9 5 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.41%) LDAP
11 3 (0.31%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.31%) VPN
11 3 (0.31%) WAN
12 2 (0.20%) AMQP
12 2 (0.20%) DHCP
12 2 (0.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 24 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (2.34%) DB2
5 21 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (2.04%) MySQL
7 18 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 17 (1.73%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.33%) Big Data
10 13 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.02%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.71%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.71%) Redis
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 90 (9.17%) JIRA
2 72 (7.34%) Git (software)
3 66 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 55 (5.61%) Selenium
5 39 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (3.87%) Cucumber
7 37 (3.77%) JUnit
8 36 (3.67%) Maven
9 25 (2.55%) Subversion
10 24 (2.45%) Mercurial
11 21 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 21 (2.14%) Jasmine
12 18 (1.83%) SpecFlow
13 17 (1.73%) AccuRev
13 17 (1.73%) Ant
13 17 (1.73%) WebDriver
14 16 (1.63%) SoapUI
15 15 (1.53%) Visual Studio
16 13 (1.33%) Axure RP
16 13 (1.33%) Mocha
General
1 160 (16.31%) Finance
2 81 (8.26%) Retail
3 45 (4.59%) Marketing
4 22 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.04%) Banking
6 16 (1.63%) Automotive
7 10 (1.02%) Legal
7 10 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.82%) Billing
10 5 (0.51%) Electronics
10 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.51%) Front Office
10 5 (0.51%) Publishing
11 4 (0.41%) Back Office
12 3 (0.31%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.20%) Advertising
13 2 (0.20%) Games
13 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 351 (35.78%) Developer
2 164 (16.72%) Analyst
3 116 (11.82%) Business Analyst
4 115 (11.72%) Project Manager
5 97 (9.89%) Java Developer
6 88 (8.97%) Architect
7 73 (7.44%) .NET Developer
8 66 (6.73%) Designer
9 47 (4.79%) Agile Developer
10 46 (4.69%) C# Developer
11 35 (3.57%) Scrum Master
11 35 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
12 33 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
12 33 (3.36%) Senior Developer
12 33 (3.36%) Solutions Designer
13 27 (2.75%) Consultant
13 27 (2.75%) J2EE Developer
14 26 (2.65%) Agile Java Developer
14 26 (2.65%) JavaScript Developer
15 25 (2.55%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (16.62%) .NET
2 156 (15.90%) HTML
3 152 (15.49%) Web Services
4 114 (11.62%) REST
5 110 (11.21%) CSS
6 102 (10.40%) SOAP
7 101 (10.30%) AngularJS
8 95 (9.68%) HTML5
9 85 (8.66%) XML
10 74 (7.54%) ASP.NET
11 72 (7.34%) Spring
12 60 (6.12%) J2EE
13 58 (5.91%) .NET Framework
14 57 (5.81%) RESTful
15 50 (5.10%) jQuery
16 42 (4.28%) CSS3
17 37 (3.77%) Node.js
18 35 (3.57%) Hibernate
19 32 (3.26%) JSON
20 29 (2.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (6.42%) User Experience
3 36 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.55%) iPad
5 24 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 14 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.22%) Graphic Design
9 11 (1.12%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.02%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.02%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.02%) Visualisation
11 9 (0.92%) Computer Science
11 9 (0.92%) Data Integration
12 8 (0.82%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.82%) SWIFT
13 7 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.61%) Biology
14 6 (0.61%) Data Extraction
14 6 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (6.83%) Linux
2 48 (4.89%) Windows
3 39 (3.98%) Unix
4 23 (2.34%) Android
5 21 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (1.73%) Solaris
7 16 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.12%) zOS
9 5 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.41%) CentOS
11 3 (0.31%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.10%) AIX
13 1 (0.10%) Debian
13 1 (0.10%) SUSE
13 1 (0.10%) VMS
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (25.99%) Scrum
2 158 (16.11%) TDD
3 127 (12.95%) Waterfall
4 111 (11.31%) Project Management
5 110 (11.21%) E-Commerce
6 92 (9.38%) SOA
7 90 (9.17%) SDLC
8 89 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 84 (8.56%) User Stories
10 80 (8.15%) CRM
10 80 (8.15%) MVC
11 72 (7.34%) BDD
11 72 (7.34%) OO
12 71 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
13 70 (7.14%) Open Source
14 63 (6.42%) Business Analysis
15 55 (5.61%) PRINCE2
16 50 (5.10%) DevOps
17 48 (4.89%) Software Engineering
18 44 (4.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 231 (23.55%) Java
2 181 (18.45%) SQL
3 158 (16.11%) JavaScript
4 151 (15.39%) C#
5 53 (5.40%) Python
6 37 (3.77%) Ruby
7 23 (2.34%) Perl
8 22 (2.24%) PHP
9 21 (2.14%) PL/SQL
10 20 (2.04%) T-SQL
11 18 (1.83%) C
12 16 (1.63%) Apex Code
13 15 (1.53%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.33%) C++
15 12 (1.22%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.12%) MATLAB
17 10 (1.02%) TypeScript
18 9 (0.92%) PowerShell
19 8 (0.82%) SOQL
20 7 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (5.20%) Degree
2 29 (2.96%) ISEB
3 22 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (1.02%) APMP
6 10 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.61%) MCITP
10 5 (0.51%) CISSP
10 5 (0.51%) PMP
11 4 (0.41%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.31%) CLAS
13 2 (0.20%) CISM
13 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.10%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.69%) QA
2 12 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.71%) TickIT
4 6 (0.61%) SDET
4 6 (0.61%) SEPA
5 5 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.41%) COBIT
7 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.20%) GxP
8 2 (0.20%) SLA
9 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.10%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (1.53%) Docker
2 11 (1.12%) iptables
3 10 (1.02%) Postfix
3 10 (1.02%) Sendmail
3 10 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.02%) vSphere
4 3 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (3.87%) Puppet
2 16 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.43%) Nagios
4 11 (1.12%) Ansible
4 11 (1.12%) OSSEC
5 10 (1.02%) Cobbler
6 9 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.41%) logstash
7 4 (0.41%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.31%) Kibana
9 2 (0.20%) Packer
9 2 (0.20%) Riemann
9 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.10%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.10%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.10%) Oozie
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.10%) SCCM
10 1 (0.10%) SCOM
10 1 (0.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 126 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.38%) Oracle
3 41 (4.18%) Red Hat
4 31 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (2.75%) SAP
6 23 (2.34%) IBM
7 21 (2.14%) Sitecore
8 18 (1.83%) HP
9 16 (1.63%) Adobe
9 16 (1.63%) hybris
10 12 (1.22%) Rally
10 12 (1.22%) Splunk
11 11 (1.12%) Atlassian
11 11 (1.12%) LogRhythm
11 11 (1.12%) Pega
11 11 (1.12%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.12%) SolarWinds
12 10 (1.02%) EMC
12 10 (1.02%) TippingPoint
13 9 (0.92%) Informatica
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