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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 50 12 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.12% 4.33% 14.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.32% 6.35% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 5 17
Average daily rate £350 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £280 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £364
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £36.40 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+22.25% -0.27%
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
224 189 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.71% 68.23% 77.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 123 97
Average daily rate £315 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £10.44 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 22 £393 +25.60% 14
Loughborough +2 3 £350 -3.44% 2
Market Harborough - 3 £250 -
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 39 (45.88%) .NET
2 32 (37.65%) HTML
3 27 (31.76%) C#
4 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
4 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
4 26 (30.59%) CSS
5 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 25 (29.41%) Waterfall
6 23 (27.06%) MVC
6 23 (27.06%) Scrum
7 22 (25.88%) E-Commerce
8 21 (24.71%) V-Model
9 20 (23.53%) MS Office
9 20 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 19 (22.35%) High Availability
11 18 (21.18%) UML
11 18 (21.18%) ISO 9001
11 18 (21.18%) TickIT
12 17 (20.00%) Web Services
12 17 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 17 (20.00%) JIRA
13 15 (17.65%) Degree
13 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (16.47%) Selenium
14 14 (16.47%) jQuery
14 14 (16.47%) HTML5
14 14 (16.47%) AngularJS
14 14 (16.47%) Computer Science
14 14 (16.47%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (12.94%) Node.js
2 9 (10.59%) DNN
3 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.18%) CMS
4 1 (1.18%) Drupal
4 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 20 (23.53%) MS Office
2 17 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) SaaS
3 2 (2.35%) IaaS
3 2 (2.35%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.06%) MySQL
3 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.88%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.18%) Redis
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) JIRA
2 15 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (16.47%) Selenium
4 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
5 10 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (10.59%) CruiseControl
6 9 (10.59%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.35%) Grunt
8 2 (2.35%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (2.35%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.35%) Subversion
9 1 (1.18%) Capybara
9 1 (1.18%) Hudson
9 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (49.41%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) .NET Developer
3 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (10.59%) Configuration Engineer
3 9 (10.59%) Release and Configuration Engineer
3 9 (10.59%) Release Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) Lead Software Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Agile Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.71%) VB Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (45.88%) .NET
2 32 (37.65%) HTML
3 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
3 26 (30.59%) CSS
4 17 (20.00%) Web Services
5 14 (16.47%) AngularJS
5 14 (16.47%) HTML5
5 14 (16.47%) jQuery
6 9 (10.59%) JSON
7 8 (9.41%) CSS3
7 8 (9.41%) XML
8 7 (8.24%) LAMP
8 7 (8.24%) RESTful
8 7 (8.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (8.24%) Velocity
9 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (7.06%) REST
10 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.88%) Sass
10 5 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.47%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Life Science
3 7 (8.24%) User Experience
4 6 (7.06%) CMDB
5 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.53%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.53%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
1 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) Waterfall
2 23 (27.06%) MVC
2 23 (27.06%) Scrum
3 22 (25.88%) E-Commerce
4 21 (24.71%) V-Model
5 19 (22.35%) High Availability
6 18 (21.18%) UML
7 13 (15.29%) ITIL
8 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.59%) OO
9 9 (10.59%) TDD
9 9 (10.59%) Web Design
10 7 (8.24%) Logistics
10 7 (8.24%) SDLC
10 7 (8.24%) Software Testing
11 6 (7.06%) Project Management
12 5 (5.88%) Automation Testing
12 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.88%) Regression Testing
12 5 (5.88%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) C#
2 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.47%) SQL
3 14 (16.47%) VB
4 9 (10.59%) PHP
5 7 (8.24%) Java
5 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.71%) Ruby
7 2 (2.35%) Perl
7 2 (2.35%) Python
7 2 (2.35%) VB6
8 1 (1.18%) Scala
8 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
2 5 (5.88%) ISEB
3 4 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) ISO 9001
1 18 (21.18%) TickIT
2 6 (7.06%) QA
3 2 (2.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.71%) ATG
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle
2 4 (4.71%) SAP
3 3 (3.53%) hybris
4 1 (1.18%) Apigee
4 1 (1.18%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.18%) Siemens
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