The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 31 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 21.53% 13.99% 19.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 15.63% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 35
Median daily rate £500 £475 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +23.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+14.18% +2.77%
Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 128 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 86.11% 89.51% 82.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 95 113
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Luton region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 45 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 32 (37.65%) Scrum
3 25 (29.41%) Retail
3 25 (29.41%) User Stories
4 17 (20.00%) .NET
5 16 (18.82%) C#
5 16 (18.82%) SOA
6 15 (17.65%) JIRA
7 14 (16.47%) Microservices
8 12 (14.12%) SOAP
8 12 (14.12%) Business Analysis
8 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (14.12%) Data Transformation
8 12 (14.12%) Confluence
8 12 (14.12%) REST
9 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
9 11 (12.94%) Data Modelling
9 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
10 10 (11.76%) Change Management
10 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 10 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
10 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (10.59%) Migration
11 9 (10.59%) CRM
12 8 (9.41%) Marketing
12 8 (9.41%) User Experience
12 8 (9.41%) Low Latency
12 8 (9.41%) Sitecore
13 7 (8.24%) Integration Testing
13 7 (8.24%) High Availability

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 12 (14.12%) Confluence
2 7 (8.24%) JBoss
3 6 (7.06%) CMS
3 6 (7.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.18%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (1.18%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) 5G
1 1 (1.18%) DNS
1 1 (1.18%) LAN
1 1 (1.18%) WAN
1 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) JIRA
2 3 (3.53%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.35%) NUnit
3 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.18%) Bower
4 1 (1.18%) Grunt
4 1 (1.18%) gulp
4 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
General
1 25 (29.41%) Retail
2 8 (9.41%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Analyst
2 21 (24.71%) Business Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Architect
4 13 (15.29%) Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Release Manager
6 7 (8.24%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Business Data Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Data Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Designer
7 6 (7.06%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Designer
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Business Integration Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) CRM Business Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Data Integration Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.00%) .NET
2 12 (14.12%) REST
2 12 (14.12%) SOAP
3 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (7.06%) Middleware
5 4 (4.71%) HTML
6 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.53%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.53%) CSS
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.35%) CSS3
7 2 (2.35%) HTML5
7 2 (2.35%) jQuery
7 2 (2.35%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.35%) RESTful
7 2 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.35%) WCF
8 1 (1.18%) Spring
8 1 (1.18%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) User Experience
3 5 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) RIA
4 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 32 (37.65%) Scrum
3 25 (29.41%) User Stories
4 16 (18.82%) SOA
5 14 (16.47%) Microservices
6 12 (14.12%) Business Analysis
6 12 (14.12%) Data Transformation
7 11 (12.94%) Data Modelling
7 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.76%) Change Management
8 10 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
8 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.59%) CRM
9 9 (10.59%) Migration
10 8 (9.41%) Low Latency
11 7 (8.24%) High Availability
11 7 (8.24%) Integration Testing
11 7 (8.24%) Matrix Management
11 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.82%) C#
2 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.71%) SQL
4 1 (1.18%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) Scala
4 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.18%) VB
4 1 (1.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) ISEB
1 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) WCAG
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.06%) SAP
4 5 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.53%) hybris
6 2 (2.35%) Adobe
6 2 (2.35%) Apigee
6 2 (2.35%) Mashery
7 1 (1.18%) TIBCO