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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 38 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 25.68% 20.95% 18.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.79% 23.13% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 28
Median daily rate £475 £481 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £356 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £650 £456
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 £40.00 £36.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.21%
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
132 134 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.19% 90.54% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 102 99
Median daily rate £475 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 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 £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 49 (52.69%) E-Commerce
2 31 (33.33%) Scrum
3 25 (26.88%) User Stories
4 24 (25.81%) Retail
5 19 (20.43%) SOA
6 18 (19.35%) .NET
7 16 (17.20%) C#
7 16 (17.20%) JIRA
8 15 (16.13%) Data Transformation
9 14 (15.05%) Microservices
10 13 (13.98%) Confluence
11 12 (12.90%) REST
11 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (12.90%) Business Analysis
11 12 (12.90%) SOAP
11 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
11 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
12 11 (11.83%) Waterfall
13 10 (10.75%) Reverse Engineering
13 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (10.75%) Change Management
14 9 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (9.68%) CRM
14 9 (9.68%) Migration
15 8 (8.60%) SQL
15 8 (8.60%) Marketing
15 8 (8.60%) Low Latency
15 8 (8.60%) Sitecore
15 8 (8.60%) 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 13 (13.98%) Confluence
2 7 (7.53%) JBoss
3 6 (6.45%) CMS
3 6 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.15%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.08%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (1.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) IaaS
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) FTP
2 2 (2.15%) DNS
2 2 (2.15%) LAN
2 2 (2.15%) WAN
3 1 (1.08%) 5G
3 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) JIRA
2 4 (4.30%) Bugzilla
2 4 (4.30%) FogBugz
3 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.15%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.15%) NUnit
4 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (25.81%) Retail
2 8 (8.60%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Analyst
2 21 (22.58%) Business Analyst
3 18 (19.35%) Architect
4 12 (12.90%) Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.53%) Release Manager
6 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Business Data Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Designer
7 6 (6.45%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Designer
8 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.30%) .NET Designer
9 4 (4.30%) Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) CRM Business Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Data Integration Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) .NET
2 12 (12.90%) REST
2 12 (12.90%) SOAP
3 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (6.45%) Middleware
5 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.23%) HTML
6 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.15%) CSS
6 2 (2.15%) RESTful
6 2 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.15%) WCF
6 2 (2.15%) Web Services
7 1 (1.08%) CSS3
7 1 (1.08%) HTML5
7 1 (1.08%) jQuery
7 1 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.08%) RIA
5 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) E-Commerce
2 31 (33.33%) Scrum
3 25 (26.88%) User Stories
4 19 (20.43%) SOA
5 15 (16.13%) Data Transformation
6 14 (15.05%) Microservices
7 12 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.83%) Waterfall
9 10 (10.75%) Change Management
9 10 (10.75%) Reverse Engineering
10 9 (9.68%) CRM
10 9 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (9.68%) Migration
11 8 (8.60%) High Availability
11 8 (8.60%) Low Latency
12 7 (7.53%) Release Management
12 7 (7.53%) Use Case
12 7 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) C#
2 8 (8.60%) SQL
3 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.08%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) Scala
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.08%) VB
4 1 (1.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.08%) HND
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Sitecore
3 6 (6.45%) SAP
4 5 (5.38%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.23%) hybris
6 2 (2.15%) Adobe
6 2 (2.15%) Apigee
6 2 (2.15%) Mashery
7 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
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