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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 424 486 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.07% 15.58% 14.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.52% 20.04% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 306 297
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.06 £34.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +8.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.85 £31.51 £29.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.85 £49.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
1970 2425 2520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.31% 77.75% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 1468 1506
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 170 151
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +1 118 £400 +6.66% 68
Hertfordshire +5 108 £425 -5.55% 47
Essex -4 71 £413 -2.94% 10
Suffolk -2 49 £410 -0.60% 9
Bedfordshire +21 47 £475 +20.63% 28
Norfolk +1 28 £456 +21.66% 5
East Anglia +2 3 £550 -
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 234 (25.03%) Java
2 227 (24.28%) Scrum
3 185 (19.79%) SQL
4 172 (18.40%) Finance
5 166 (17.75%) TDD
6 156 (16.68%) JavaScript
6 156 (16.68%) C#
7 155 (16.58%) HTML
8 154 (16.47%) .NET
9 144 (15.40%) Web Services
10 123 (13.16%) Microsoft
11 121 (12.94%) SQL Server
12 116 (12.41%) Waterfall
13 107 (11.44%) E-Commerce
14 106 (11.34%) CSS
15 103 (11.02%) Oracle
15 103 (11.02%) REST
16 98 (10.48%) Project Management
17 97 (10.37%) AngularJS
18 93 (9.95%) SDLC
19 88 (9.41%) HTML5
20 87 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
20 87 (9.30%) Retail
21 86 (9.20%) MVC
21 86 (9.20%) JIRA
22 85 (9.09%) BDD
23 84 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
23 84 (8.98%) SOAP
24 83 (8.88%) XML
25 81 (8.66%) SOA

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 35 (3.74%) WebSphere
2 34 (3.64%) CMS
3 27 (2.89%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.14%) Confluence
5 19 (2.03%) Tomcat
5 19 (2.03%) WebLogic
6 15 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (1.50%) IIS
7 14 (1.50%) JBoss
8 12 (1.28%) Apache
9 10 (1.07%) Apache ServiceMix
9 10 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.64%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.64%) Drupal
12 5 (0.53%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.53%) SAS
13 4 (0.43%) Mule
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 56 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.46%) MS Project
3 15 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.50%) MS Office
4 14 (1.50%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.11%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.11%) Simulink
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.28%) SDL Web 8
3 9 (0.96%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.53%) Magento
5 5 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.21%) Maximo
7 2 (0.21%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.21%) Summit
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.11%) Traffica
8 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (0.75%) SaaS
5 6 (0.64%) GitHub
5 6 (0.64%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.43%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.43%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.43%) Route 53
7 3 (0.32%) Force.com
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.21%) IaaS
8 2 (0.21%) Office 365
9 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.93%) TCP/IP
2 17 (1.82%) SSL
3 16 (1.71%) HTTP
3 16 (1.71%) Internet
4 14 (1.50%) Firewall
5 13 (1.39%) DNS
6 10 (1.07%) ATM
6 10 (1.07%) SAN
6 10 (1.07%) SMS
7 7 (0.75%) Network Security
7 7 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.53%) LDAP
8 5 (0.53%) X.509
9 4 (0.43%) Wireless
10 3 (0.32%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.32%) FTP
10 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.32%) VPN
11 2 (0.21%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.39%) Relational Database
3 33 (3.53%) DB2
4 26 (2.78%) Big Data
5 23 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 23 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (2.35%) MySQL
7 21 (2.25%) MongoDB
8 18 (1.93%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.71%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (0.75%) Redis
15 6 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
16 5 (0.53%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 86 (9.20%) JIRA
2 73 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 72 (7.70%) Jenkins
4 58 (6.20%) Selenium
5 44 (4.71%) Cucumber
6 40 (4.28%) JUnit
6 40 (4.28%) Maven
7 36 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (2.67%) SpecFlow
9 24 (2.57%) Ant
9 24 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (2.57%) Mercurial
10 23 (2.46%) Subversion
11 21 (2.25%) WebDriver
12 20 (2.14%) Jasmine
13 19 (2.03%) AccuRev
13 19 (2.03%) SoapUI
14 16 (1.71%) TeamCity
15 13 (1.39%) Mocha
15 13 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 172 (18.40%) Finance
2 87 (9.30%) Retail
3 53 (5.67%) Marketing
4 19 (2.03%) Banking
5 18 (1.93%) Automotive
6 15 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.39%) Legal
7 13 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (0.96%) Billing
10 5 (0.53%) Back Office
10 5 (0.53%) Electronics
10 5 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.53%) Front Office
11 4 (0.43%) Advertising
11 4 (0.43%) Games
11 4 (0.43%) Publishing
12 3 (0.32%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 335 (35.83%) Developer
2 158 (16.90%) Analyst
3 116 (12.41%) Project Manager
4 110 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 106 (11.34%) Java Developer
6 71 (7.59%) Architect
7 64 (6.84%) .NET Developer
8 51 (5.45%) C# Developer
9 48 (5.13%) Designer
10 44 (4.71%) Agile Developer
11 37 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
12 36 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
13 31 (3.32%) Senior Developer
14 27 (2.89%) J2EE Developer
14 27 (2.89%) Scrum Master
15 25 (2.67%) Tester
16 24 (2.57%) Agile Java Developer
16 24 (2.57%) Solutions Designer
17 23 (2.46%) Agile Business Analyst
17 23 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (16.58%) HTML
2 154 (16.47%) .NET
3 144 (15.40%) Web Services
4 106 (11.34%) CSS
5 103 (11.02%) REST
6 97 (10.37%) AngularJS
7 88 (9.41%) HTML5
8 84 (8.98%) SOAP
9 83 (8.88%) XML
10 74 (7.91%) ASP.NET
11 72 (7.70%) J2EE
12 67 (7.17%) Spring
13 52 (5.56%) .NET Framework
14 45 (4.81%) RESTful
15 42 (4.49%) jQuery
16 36 (3.85%) CSS3
17 34 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 33 (3.53%) Node.js
19 31 (3.32%) Hibernate
20 29 (3.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.67%) User Experience
3 28 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 21 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (2.03%) Data Structures
6 16 (1.71%) Algorithms
7 13 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.28%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.07%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.07%) Graphic Design
9 10 (1.07%) iPad
9 10 (1.07%) Social Media
10 8 (0.86%) Digital Media
10 8 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.86%) SWIFT
10 8 (0.86%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.75%) Data Centre
11 7 (0.75%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 69 (7.38%) Linux
2 51 (5.45%) Windows
3 40 (4.28%) Unix
4 21 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (2.03%) Solaris
6 17 (1.82%) Android
7 11 (1.18%) zOS
8 8 (0.86%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.53%) CentOS
10 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.32%) FreeBSD
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.21%) Fedora
12 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (24.28%) Scrum
2 166 (17.75%) TDD
3 116 (12.41%) Waterfall
4 107 (11.44%) E-Commerce
5 98 (10.48%) Project Management
6 93 (9.95%) SDLC
7 87 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 86 (9.20%) MVC
9 85 (9.09%) BDD
10 84 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
11 81 (8.66%) SOA
12 71 (7.59%) OO
13 70 (7.49%) User Stories
14 69 (7.38%) CRM
15 67 (7.17%) Business Analysis
15 67 (7.17%) Open Source
16 56 (5.99%) DevOps
17 54 (5.78%) PRINCE2
18 47 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
18 47 (5.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 234 (25.03%) Java
2 185 (19.79%) SQL
3 156 (16.68%) C#
3 156 (16.68%) JavaScript
4 66 (7.06%) Python
5 44 (4.71%) Ruby
6 31 (3.32%) Perl
7 25 (2.67%) PHP
8 23 (2.46%) PL/SQL
9 22 (2.35%) C
10 20 (2.14%) T-SQL
11 16 (1.71%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.71%) C++
11 16 (1.71%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.39%) MATLAB
13 9 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.86%) TypeScript
15 7 (0.75%) R
16 6 (0.64%) Groovy
17 5 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (5.78%) Degree
2 27 (2.89%) ISEB
3 17 (1.82%) ISTQB
4 15 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.86%) MCITP
7 8 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.86%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.64%) APMP
10 5 (0.53%) CISSP
10 5 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.53%) PMP
11 4 (0.43%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.32%) CLAS
12 3 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.21%) CISM
14 1 (0.11%) CISA
14 1 (0.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.31%) QA
2 11 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.07%) SDET
4 7 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.75%) SEPA
4 7 (0.75%) TickIT
5 5 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.11%) MISRA
7 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.11%) SLA
7 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (1.71%) Docker
2 11 (1.18%) iptables
3 10 (1.07%) Postfix
3 10 (1.07%) Sendmail
3 10 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.07%) vSphere
4 4 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.11%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.11%) Firmware
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 42 (4.49%) Puppet
2 18 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.50%) Ansible
4 12 (1.28%) Nagios
5 11 (1.18%) OSSEC
6 10 (1.07%) Cobbler
7 8 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.75%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.53%) SCCM
10 3 (0.32%) Kibana
10 3 (0.32%) logstash
11 2 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
11 2 (0.21%) OpenView
11 2 (0.21%) Packer
11 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.11%) Check_MK
12 1 (0.11%) NSN NetAct
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.11%) SCOM
12 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 123 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 103 (11.02%) Oracle
3 36 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 31 (3.32%) IBM
5 20 (2.14%) SAP
5 20 (2.14%) Sitecore
6 17 (1.82%) hybris
7 16 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (1.60%) Adobe
8 15 (1.60%) HP
9 13 (1.39%) Splunk
10 11 (1.18%) EMC
10 11 (1.18%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.18%) SolarWinds
11 10 (1.07%) LogRhythm
11 10 (1.07%) TippingPoint
12 9 (0.96%) Informatica
12 9 (0.96%) Rally
12 9 (0.96%) Teradata
13 8 (0.86%) Google
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