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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 3 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 84 121 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.54% 18.73% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.46% 24.20% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 75 21
Median daily rate £313 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £471 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £35.23 £29.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £105.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.77 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +7.69%
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
374 500 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 78.08% 77.40% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 300 219
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £287 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 41 48
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.93% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.64 £46.00 £45.35
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 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 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
Basildon 0 12 £270 -32.50% 4
Southend-on-Sea -2 6 £500 +25.00%
Brentwood +1 3 £228 -8.54% 2
Chelmsford -1 1 - - 1
Hockley - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 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 Essex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 50 (33.33%) Java
2 45 (30.00%) Web Services
3 43 (28.67%) TDD
4 40 (26.67%) SQL
4 40 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 39 (26.00%) HTML
6 35 (23.33%) J2EE
7 34 (22.67%) XML
7 34 (22.67%) Scrum
8 31 (20.67%) SOAP
8 31 (20.67%) HTML5
8 31 (20.67%) Waterfall
8 31 (20.67%) AngularJS
9 29 (19.33%) Finance
9 29 (19.33%) REST
10 26 (17.33%) .NET
11 25 (16.67%) SDLC
12 21 (14.00%) C#
12 21 (14.00%) SOA
13 19 (12.67%) Business Analysis
14 18 (12.00%) WebSphere
14 18 (12.00%) JavaScript
15 17 (11.33%) DB2
15 17 (11.33%) Configuration Management
15 17 (11.33%) Project Management
16 16 (10.67%) Automotive
16 16 (10.67%) CSS
16 16 (10.67%) JSF
16 16 (10.67%) AccuRev
16 16 (10.67%) User Experience

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 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.00%) Confluence
3 4 (2.67%) Mule
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (2.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.33%) CMS
5 2 (1.33%) SAS
5 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (8.67%) MS Excel
1 13 (8.67%) MS Project
2 9 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.00%) MS Office
4 4 (2.67%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.33%) Summit
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) Firewall
1 2 (1.33%) SAN
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) Network Security
2 1 (0.67%) SMS
2 1 (0.67%) SSL
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.33%) DB2
3 10 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.33%) Big Data
9 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.67%) OLTP
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (10.67%) AccuRev
2 12 (8.00%) JIRA
3 7 (4.67%) Ant
3 7 (4.67%) Selenium
4 6 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.33%) SoapUI
5 5 (3.33%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.00%) JUnit
7 3 (2.00%) Subversion
7 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.33%) Gradle
8 2 (1.33%) Maven
8 2 (1.33%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.67%) Grunt
9 1 (0.67%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.67%) NUnit
9 1 (0.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 29 (19.33%) Finance
2 16 (10.67%) Automotive
3 7 (4.67%) Banking
3 7 (4.67%) Marketing
4 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (47.33%) Developer
2 32 (21.33%) Analyst
3 30 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 24 (16.00%) Business Analyst
5 23 (15.33%) J2EE Developer
6 20 (13.33%) Project Manager
7 16 (10.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 14 (9.33%) .NET Developer
8 14 (9.33%) Agile Developer
9 10 (6.67%) SQL Developer
10 9 (6.00%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
12 6 (4.00%) Angular Developer
12 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 6 (4.00%) HTML Developer
12 6 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
13 5 (3.33%) Architect
13 5 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 5 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (30.00%) Web Services
2 39 (26.00%) HTML
3 35 (23.33%) J2EE
4 34 (22.67%) XML
5 31 (20.67%) AngularJS
5 31 (20.67%) HTML5
5 31 (20.67%) SOAP
6 29 (19.33%) REST
7 26 (17.33%) .NET
8 16 (10.67%) CSS
8 16 (10.67%) JSF
9 15 (10.00%) TopLink
10 12 (8.00%) .NET Framework
10 12 (8.00%) Java EE
10 12 (8.00%) PrimeFaces
11 9 (6.00%) JSON
12 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET
12 8 (5.33%) WCF
13 7 (4.67%) Ajax
13 7 (4.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.67%) User Experience
2 7 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.67%) iPad
4 3 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.33%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.33%) Social Media
5 2 (1.33%) Statistics
5 2 (1.33%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.33%) Unix
1 11 (7.33%) zOS
2 10 (6.67%) Linux
3 7 (4.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.33%) Solaris
5 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) TDD
2 34 (22.67%) Scrum
3 31 (20.67%) Waterfall
4 25 (16.67%) SDLC
5 21 (14.00%) SOA
6 19 (12.67%) Business Analysis
7 17 (11.33%) Configuration Management
7 17 (11.33%) Project Management
8 15 (10.00%) Open Source
9 14 (9.33%) Change Control
10 13 (8.67%) User Stories
11 12 (8.00%) OO
11 12 (8.00%) Software Delivery
11 12 (8.00%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.33%) MVC
13 10 (6.67%) Analytics
13 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (6.00%) Extreme Programming
14 9 (6.00%) Mentoring
15 8 (5.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.33%) Java
2 40 (26.67%) SQL
3 21 (14.00%) C#
4 18 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.33%) SQR
8 1 (0.67%) Groovy
8 1 (0.67%) PHP
8 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.67%) Python
8 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Degree
1 7 (4.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (4.00%) ISEB
3 5 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.67%) APMP
4 1 (0.67%) PMP
4 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.67%) Ansible
2 1 (0.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (9.33%) Oracle
2 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.33%) Rally
3 8 (5.33%) WSO2
4 6 (4.00%) IBM
5 5 (3.33%) Google
6 4 (2.67%) HP
6 4 (2.67%) SAP
7 3 (2.00%) CA
7 3 (2.00%) Infor
7 3 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.33%) Adobe
8 2 (1.33%) FatWire
8 2 (1.33%) Omniture
8 2 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.67%) DevExpress
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