The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 88 104 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.09% 20.00% 8.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.14% 26.13% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 61 30
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £470 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -10.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £36.10 £30.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.58 £115.20 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Agile Software Development
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 398 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 79.91% 76.54% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 214 269
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 30 38
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.60 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.58% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.80 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Essex region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Essex region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Basildon +2 12 £270 -32.50%
Southend-on-Sea 0 7 £498 +13.06%
Brentwood +1 4 £228 +33.82%
Hockley - 2 - -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 58 (36.25%) Java
2 52 (32.50%) Scrum
3 51 (31.88%) TDD
4 48 (30.00%) SQL
5 46 (28.75%) SQL Server
6 43 (26.88%) HTML
7 40 (25.00%) Web Services
8 34 (21.25%) XML
8 34 (21.25%) SOA
8 34 (21.25%) REST
9 32 (20.00%) J2EE
9 32 (20.00%) Finance
10 31 (19.38%) HTML5
11 29 (18.13%) Waterfall
12 26 (16.25%) Unix
12 26 (16.25%) AngularJS
13 25 (15.63%) SOAP
14 23 (14.38%) .NET
14 23 (14.38%) DB2
14 23 (14.38%) SDLC
15 22 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (13.13%) User Stories
17 20 (12.50%) Linux
18 19 (11.88%) C#
19 18 (11.25%) Oracle
19 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (11.25%) WebSphere
20 17 (10.63%) Middleware
20 17 (10.63%) Configuration Management
20 17 (10.63%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 18 (11.25%) WebSphere
2 12 (7.50%) Confluence
3 3 (1.88%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (1.88%) Mule
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.25%) CMS
4 2 (1.25%) Node.js
4 2 (1.25%) SAS
4 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.88%) MS Project
3 9 (5.63%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.50%) MS Office
5 2 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.25%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.00%) HTTP
2 7 (4.38%) SSL
2 7 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.25%) Firewall
3 2 (1.25%) SAN
4 1 (0.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.38%) DB2
3 15 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.13%) DataStage
8 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.25%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.25%) WebFOCUS
11 1 (0.63%) Big Data
11 1 (0.63%) MySQL
11 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 16 (10.00%) AccuRev
2 13 (8.13%) JIRA
3 12 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.88%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.88%) Subversion
5 9 (5.63%) HP UFT
6 8 (5.00%) Selenium
7 7 (4.38%) Ant
7 7 (4.38%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.13%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.13%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.50%) JUnit
10 3 (1.88%) Maven
10 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.25%) Gradle
11 2 (1.25%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.25%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.63%) LoadUI
12 1 (0.63%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 32 (20.00%) Finance
2 16 (10.00%) Automotive
3 9 (5.63%) Banking
4 6 (3.75%) Marketing
5 5 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (48.75%) Developer
2 36 (22.50%) Java Developer
3 29 (18.13%) Analyst
4 20 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 18 (11.25%) Project Manager
6 17 (10.63%) Business Analyst
7 13 (8.13%) .NET Developer
7 13 (8.13%) Agile Developer
7 13 (8.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 12 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.50%) SQL Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (5.00%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.75%) Agile Java Developer
12 6 (3.75%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Tester
12 6 (3.75%) WebSphere Developer
13 5 (3.13%) Architect
13 5 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (26.88%) HTML
2 40 (25.00%) Web Services
3 34 (21.25%) REST
3 34 (21.25%) XML
4 32 (20.00%) J2EE
5 31 (19.38%) HTML5
6 26 (16.25%) AngularJS
7 25 (15.63%) SOAP
8 23 (14.38%) .NET
9 17 (10.63%) CSS
9 17 (10.63%) Middleware
10 14 (8.75%) JSON
11 13 (8.13%) Ajax
11 13 (8.13%) JSF
12 12 (7.50%) TopLink
13 11 (6.88%) .NET Framework
13 11 (6.88%) Java EE
13 11 (6.88%) PrimeFaces
14 9 (5.63%) CSS3
15 8 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.75%) User Experience
2 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.50%) iPad
4 3 (1.88%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.25%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.25%) Statistics
5 2 (1.25%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.25%) Unix
2 20 (12.50%) Linux
3 11 (6.88%) zOS
4 8 (5.00%) Windows
5 7 (4.38%) Mac OS X
5 7 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.25%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.50%) Scrum
2 51 (31.88%) TDD
3 34 (21.25%) SOA
4 29 (18.13%) Waterfall
5 23 (14.38%) SDLC
6 22 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (13.13%) User Stories
8 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (10.63%) Configuration Management
9 17 (10.63%) Project Management
10 16 (10.00%) Kanban
11 15 (9.38%) Business Analysis
11 15 (9.38%) ETL
12 14 (8.75%) Mentoring
12 14 (8.75%) OO
12 14 (8.75%) Software Delivery
13 13 (8.13%) Software Engineering
14 12 (7.50%) Change Control
14 12 (7.50%) Open Source
14 12 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.25%) Java
2 48 (30.00%) SQL
3 19 (11.88%) C#
4 14 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.75%) Ruby
6 5 (3.13%) Scala
6 5 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.25%) Python
8 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.25%) SQR
9 1 (0.63%) Groovy
9 1 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.88%) ISEB
1 11 (6.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (4.38%) Degree
3 5 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.63%) APMP
6 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.63%) PMP
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.25%) COBIT
3 2 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.25%) ISO27002
3 2 (1.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (11.25%) Oracle
2 16 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.88%) Rally
4 9 (5.63%) HP
4 9 (5.63%) WSO2
5 6 (3.75%) IBM
6 5 (3.13%) Google
6 5 (3.13%) Teradata
7 3 (1.88%) CA
7 3 (1.88%) Infor
7 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.88%) SAP
8 2 (1.25%) FatWire
8 2 (1.25%) Omniture
8 2 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.63%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
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