The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 20 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.65% 9.36% 11.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.41% 12.96% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 19
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £419 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.89% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £37.20
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.91%
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 247 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 63.87% 72.22% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 109 66
Average daily rate £318 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 38 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £30.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% +53.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.49 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £35.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 6 £375 +25.00% 4
Market Harborough 0 3 £300 -20.00%
Hinckley -3 1 - -
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 15 (41.67%) C#
2 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
3 12 (33.33%) MVC
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
4 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
4 11 (30.56%) Java
4 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (25.00%) CSS
6 8 (22.22%) Web Services
6 8 (22.22%) XML
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.22%) Retail
6 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 7 (19.44%) Spring
7 7 (19.44%) jQuery
7 7 (19.44%) JSP
7 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 6 (16.67%) J2EE
8 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 6 (16.67%) Selenium
8 6 (16.67%) hybris
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (13.89%) Publishing
9 5 (13.89%) TDD
9 5 (13.89%) JBoss
10 4 (11.11%) XSLT
10 4 (11.11%) SQL
10 4 (11.11%) Finance

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) JBoss
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) DNN
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (2.78%) AquaLogic
5 1 (2.78%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Informix
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) MSTest
3 3 (8.33%) CruiseControl
4 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.56%) NUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Publishing
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Hybris Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) Web Services
3 8 (22.22%) XML
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) Spring
4 7 (19.44%) JSP
4 7 (19.44%) jQuery
5 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 6 (16.67%) J2EE
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 4 (11.11%) JSON
7 4 (11.11%) JSTL
7 4 (11.11%) XSLT
7 4 (11.11%) LINQ
8 3 (8.33%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
2 12 (33.33%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) AOP
5 4 (11.11%) Kanban
6 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (5.56%) Web Design
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) OO
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.56%) UML
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) Java
2 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) XAML
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) hybris
3 4 (11.11%) Endeca
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Perforce
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