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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 18 13 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 43 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.82% 14.29% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 20.87% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -4.00%
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
171 206 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 68.67% 68.44% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 94 76
Average daily rate £350 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £210 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 30
Average hourly rate £10.50 £34.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.11% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Hinckley 0 4 - - 1
Leicester -8 3 £400 +52.38% 8
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 13 (50.00%) C#
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
2 11 (42.31%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) XML
4 7 (26.92%) MVC
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) WPF
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) WinForms
5 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) Java
8 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
8 3 (11.54%) JSP
8 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
8 3 (11.54%) LDAP
8 3 (11.54%) XSLT
8 3 (11.54%) UNIX
8 3 (11.54%) XAML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.69%) Kentico
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) DTS
3 2 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Grunt
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Moq
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
2 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) WPF Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Django Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) CSS
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) WPF
4 6 (23.08%) WinForms
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) JSP
7 3 (11.54%) XSLT
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (11.54%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) MVC
1 7 (26.92%) Scrum
2 6 (23.08%) TDD
2 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Kanban
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) B2B
6 1 (3.85%) B2C
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) DFSS
6 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) XAML
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) hybris
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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