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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 26 4 31
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 84 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.15% 26.75% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 34.57% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 4
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£350 £355 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +29.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
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
199 243 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 73.16% 77.39% 66.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 102 66
Average daily rate £346 £350 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 41
Average hourly rate £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £7.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -20 4 £375 +7.14% 9
Hinckley -2 1 - - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - - 1
Melton Mowbray - - - -
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 27 (62.79%) C#
2 25 (58.14%) .NET
3 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (39.53%) Scrum
5 15 (34.88%) CSS
6 14 (32.56%) HTML
7 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
8 12 (27.91%) MVC
8 12 (27.91%) WinForms
8 12 (27.91%) WPF
9 11 (25.58%) Web Services
9 11 (25.58%) XML
10 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.60%) XSLT
11 8 (18.60%) LDAP
11 8 (18.60%) XAML
11 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
11 8 (18.60%) Kanban
11 8 (18.60%) Castle Windsor
11 8 (18.60%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (16.28%) Retail
13 6 (13.95%) HTML5
13 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
13 6 (13.95%) Java
14 5 (11.63%) hybris
14 5 (11.63%) Moq
14 5 (11.63%) jQuery
14 5 (11.63%) NUnit

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) NUnit
1 5 (11.63%) Moq
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) C# Developer
3 14 (32.56%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) WPF Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Hybris Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) .NET
2 15 (34.88%) CSS
3 14 (32.56%) HTML
4 12 (27.91%) WinForms
4 12 (27.91%) WPF
5 11 (25.58%) Web Services
5 11 (25.58%) XML
6 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
7 8 (18.60%) XSLT
7 8 (18.60%) Castle Windsor
7 8 (18.60%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.95%) HTML5
10 5 (11.63%) jQuery
11 4 (9.30%) WCF
11 4 (9.30%) StructureMap
11 4 (9.30%) Spring
11 4 (9.30%) Ajax
11 4 (9.30%) NHibernate
11 4 (9.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.30%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Scrum
2 13 (30.23%) E-Commerce
3 12 (27.91%) MVC
4 8 (18.60%) Kanban
5 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
7 2 (4.65%) Pair Programming
7 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) B2C
8 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.33%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) DFSS
8 1 (2.33%) E-business
8 1 (2.33%) B2B
8 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.33%) Workflow
8 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) XAML
4 6 (13.95%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) hybris
3 1 (2.33%) Zend
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