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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
England / East of England
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 455 415 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.38% 17.84% 18.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.27% 22.32% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 294 311
Median daily rate £425 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £578 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £38.00 £28.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £55.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +25.00%

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
1732 1859 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.39% 79.92% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1020 1134 1193
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 154 146
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +59.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £56.00 £43.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Essex +5 138 £463 +8.82% 27
Hertfordshire +5 125 £450 -10.00% 50
Cambridgeshire -1 85 £380 -5.00% 93
Bedfordshire +3 55 £450 -5.26% 22
Suffolk +2 38 £375 -6.83% 9
Norfolk -6 16 £425 -4.49% 10
Agile Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 306 (35.62%) Java
2 290 (33.76%) TDD
3 254 (29.57%) Scrum
4 181 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
5 168 (19.56%) BDD
6 147 (17.11%) Finance
7 146 (17.00%) DevOps
8 135 (15.72%) JIRA
9 133 (15.48%) .NET
10 128 (14.90%) C#
11 126 (14.67%) JavaScript
12 125 (14.55%) E-Commerce
13 118 (13.74%) Oracle
14 115 (13.39%) Git (software)
15 111 (12.92%) Jenkins
16 110 (12.81%) Selenium
17 106 (12.34%) SQL
18 105 (12.22%) QA
19 99 (11.53%) SOA
20 98 (11.41%) Web Services
21 95 (11.06%) HTML
22 94 (10.94%) Cucumber
23 93 (10.83%) SQL Server
24 88 (10.24%) Continuous Delivery
25 84 (9.78%) J2EE
26 82 (9.55%) Linux
27 80 (9.31%) Test Automation
28 79 (9.20%) Waterfall
28 79 (9.20%) OO
29 78 (9.08%) Software Engineering

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 52 (6.05%) Confluence
2 35 (4.07%) WebLogic
3 27 (3.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 26 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 22 (2.56%) Apache
5 22 (2.56%) CMS
6 21 (2.44%) JBoss
6 21 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.21%) Tomcat
8 16 (1.86%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.51%) IIS
10 11 (1.28%) Apache Spark
11 10 (1.16%) WordPress
12 8 (0.93%) Drupal
13 6 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.58%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.58%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.47%) Oracle Spatial
15 4 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.40%) MS Office
3 10 (1.16%) MS Project
3 10 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.40%) Adobe Campaign
3 11 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.58%) Magento
4 5 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.47%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.12%) Primavera
7 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.12%) Summit
7 1 (0.12%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 59 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.79%) IaaS
4 13 (1.51%) PaaS
5 7 (0.81%) SaaS
6 4 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.47%) GitHub
6 4 (0.47%) Oracle CX
6 4 (0.47%) Veeva
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.35%) Office 365
7 3 (0.35%) Route 53
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.23%) Trello
9 1 (0.12%) Boomi
9 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.84%) TCP/IP
2 29 (3.38%) Internet
3 28 (3.26%) SSL
4 26 (3.03%) HTTP
5 17 (1.98%) DNS
6 13 (1.51%) SMS
7 12 (1.40%) WAN
8 9 (1.05%) Intranet
9 8 (0.93%) LAN
10 5 (0.58%) X.509
11 4 (0.47%) Firewall
12 3 (0.35%) LDAP
13 2 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.23%) DSL
13 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.23%) Frame Relay
13 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.23%) MPLS
13 2 (0.23%) Wireless
14 1 (0.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 65 (7.57%) Relational Database
3 38 (4.42%) Big Data
4 34 (3.96%) Oracle Database
5 33 (3.84%) NoSQL
6 23 (2.68%) MongoDB
7 18 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (1.75%) MySQL
10 14 (1.63%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
12 12 (1.40%) DB2
12 12 (1.40%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (0.58%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 135 (15.72%) JIRA
2 115 (13.39%) Git (software)
3 111 (12.92%) Jenkins
4 110 (12.81%) Selenium
5 94 (10.94%) Cucumber
6 54 (6.29%) SoapUI
6 54 (6.29%) WebDriver
7 51 (5.94%) Maven
8 42 (4.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 39 (4.54%) JUnit
10 37 (4.31%) JBehave
11 34 (3.96%) Appium
11 34 (3.96%) Subversion
12 28 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (3.14%) TeamCity
14 25 (2.91%) JIRA Agile
15 21 (2.44%) Calabash
16 20 (2.33%) JMeter
17 19 (2.21%) Ant
17 19 (2.21%) Eclipse
General
1 147 (17.11%) Finance
2 63 (7.33%) Marketing
3 52 (6.05%) Retail
4 37 (4.31%) Manufacturing
5 34 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.44%) Electronics
6 21 (2.44%) Legal
7 17 (1.98%) Automotive
8 14 (1.63%) Banking
9 10 (1.16%) Back Office
9 10 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.58%) Advertising
11 4 (0.47%) Law
12 3 (0.35%) Games
13 2 (0.23%) German Language
13 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.23%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
14 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 282 (32.83%) Developer
2 120 (13.97%) Java Developer
3 111 (12.92%) Analyst
4 93 (10.83%) Architect
5 66 (7.68%) Project Manager
6 64 (7.45%) Business Analyst
7 53 (6.17%) Senior Developer
8 48 (5.59%) .NET Developer
9 45 (5.24%) Tester
10 44 (5.12%) Agile Developer
11 43 (5.01%) C# Developer
12 36 (4.19%) Agile Java Developer
12 36 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
12 36 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
13 35 (4.07%) Test Analyst
14 34 (3.96%) Scrum Master
15 30 (3.49%) Test Engineer
16 27 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
17 26 (3.03%) Technical Architect
18 24 (2.79%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (15.48%) .NET
2 98 (11.41%) Web Services
3 95 (11.06%) HTML
4 84 (9.78%) J2EE
5 74 (8.61%) AngularJS
6 71 (8.27%) CSS
7 68 (7.92%) Spring
8 66 (7.68%) RESTful
9 61 (7.10%) XML
10 57 (6.64%) REST
11 56 (6.52%) jQuery
12 50 (5.82%) HTML5
13 47 (5.47%) JSON
14 46 (5.36%) ASP.NET
15 42 (4.89%) Hibernate
16 41 (4.77%) Middleware
16 41 (4.77%) SOAP
17 38 (4.42%) Gherkin
18 35 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (3.84%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 64 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.24%) Mobile App
3 33 (3.84%) Virtual Team
4 27 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (3.14%) User Experience
5 24 (2.79%) Data Structures
6 19 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.86%) Social Media
9 15 (1.75%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.40%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.16%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.05%) iPad
13 8 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.93%) PMI
14 6 (0.70%) EPoS
14 6 (0.70%) Linked Data
15 5 (0.58%) Internet of Things
15 5 (0.58%) Reinsurance
16 4 (0.47%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 82 (9.55%) Linux
2 46 (5.36%) Android
3 39 (4.54%) Apple iOS
4 36 (4.19%) Windows
5 34 (3.96%) Unix
6 15 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.70%) CoreOS
7 6 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.70%) VME
8 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.35%) MVS
9 3 (0.35%) Solaris
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.12%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) Fedora
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (33.76%) TDD
2 254 (29.57%) Scrum
3 181 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
4 168 (19.56%) BDD
5 146 (17.00%) DevOps
6 125 (14.55%) E-Commerce
7 99 (11.53%) SOA
8 88 (10.24%) Continuous Delivery
9 80 (9.31%) Test Automation
10 79 (9.20%) OO
10 79 (9.20%) Waterfall
11 78 (9.08%) Software Engineering
12 75 (8.73%) Kanban
12 75 (8.73%) Project Management
13 73 (8.50%) MVC
13 73 (8.50%) Open Source
14 64 (7.45%) User Stories
15 58 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 56 (6.52%) Coaching
16 56 (6.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 306 (35.62%) Java
2 128 (14.90%) C#
3 126 (14.67%) JavaScript
4 106 (12.34%) SQL
5 65 (7.57%) Python
6 51 (5.94%) Ruby
7 27 (3.14%) PHP
8 26 (3.03%) Perl
9 23 (2.68%) C++
10 16 (1.86%) C
10 16 (1.86%) Groovy
10 16 (1.86%) PL/SQL
11 15 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 15 (1.75%) Scala
12 14 (1.63%) Clojure
12 14 (1.63%) Go
12 14 (1.63%) Rust
13 11 (1.28%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.16%) F#
14 10 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (5.94%) Degree
2 19 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.10%) ISEB
4 10 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 10 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (0.81%) PMP
7 6 (0.70%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.23%) CCNP
9 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) MAPM
10 1 (0.12%) OSCP
10 1 (0.12%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (12.22%) QA
2 29 (3.38%) SDET
3 6 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) SEPA
6 1 (0.12%) GDPR
6 1 (0.12%) IFRS
6 1 (0.12%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (3.61%) Docker
2 9 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.47%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 41 (4.77%) Puppet
2 39 (4.54%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (3.61%) Ansible
4 8 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.70%) Terraform
6 4 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.23%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.12%) OpenView
8 1 (0.12%) Packer
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 118 (13.74%) Oracle
2 60 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 50 (5.82%) Adobe
4 29 (3.38%) SAP
5 22 (2.56%) IBM
6 21 (2.44%) Atlassian
7 20 (2.33%) WSO2
8 15 (1.75%) Xamarin
9 13 (1.51%) hybris
10 12 (1.40%) CA Agile Central
11 11 (1.28%) HP
12 7 (0.81%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.81%) VMware
13 6 (0.70%) Fujitsu
13 6 (0.70%) Sun
14 5 (0.58%) Forcepoint
14 5 (0.58%) Google
14 5 (0.58%) Sitecore
15 4 (0.47%) Hortonworks
15 4 (0.47%) Informatica
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