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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 52 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 24.07% 8.70% 9.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.62% 11.43% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 3 12
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£463 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £305 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £485 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.58% +9.33%
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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
203 70 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 93.98% 76.09% 78.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 37 77
Average daily rate £439 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.23% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £45.43 £22.50 £101.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.91% -77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 40 (44.94%) E-Commerce
1 40 (44.94%) Scrum
2 30 (33.71%) PRINCE2
3 28 (31.46%) .NET
3 28 (31.46%) Waterfall
4 22 (24.72%) Finance
4 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
5 21 (23.60%) C#
5 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
5 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET
5 21 (23.60%) Git (software)
6 18 (20.22%) HTML
7 17 (19.10%) MVC
7 17 (19.10%) TeamCity
8 16 (17.98%) Oracle
8 16 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (17.98%) ERP
9 15 (16.85%) Agresso
9 15 (16.85%) SAP
9 15 (16.85%) Software Engineering
10 14 (15.73%) TDD
10 14 (15.73%) Oracle General Ledger
11 13 (14.61%) Oracle Payables
11 13 (14.61%) Oracle Receivables
11 13 (14.61%) Oracle Assets
11 13 (14.61%) SQL
11 13 (14.61%) Project Management
12 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
12 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (13.48%) Retail

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (4.49%) IIS
1 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.37%) Confluence
3 2 (2.25%) CMS
3 2 (2.25%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Project
2 5 (5.62%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Agresso
2 14 (15.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (2.25%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) DB2
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (23.60%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.10%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.49%) MyEclipse
3 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.25%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.25%) Maven
5 2 (2.25%) Log4Net
5 2 (2.25%) Ant
6 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.12%) NUnit
6 1 (1.12%) MSTest
General
1 22 (24.72%) Finance
2 12 (13.48%) Retail
3 8 (8.99%) General Ledger
4 4 (4.49%) Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) Project Manager
2 27 (30.34%) Developer
3 13 (14.61%) Analyst
4 12 (13.48%) .NET Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Digital Project Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Digital Project Manager
10 3 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.37%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Junior Project Manager
10 3 (3.37%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.46%) .NET
2 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.22%) HTML
4 10 (11.24%) Web Services
5 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (7.87%) jQuery
7 4 (4.49%) ICEfaces
7 4 (4.49%) Java EE
7 4 (4.49%) JSF
7 4 (4.49%) Ajax
7 4 (4.49%) Struts
7 4 (4.49%) JSP
8 3 (3.37%) CSS
8 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.25%) WCF
9 2 (2.25%) CSS3
9 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.25%) MSMQ
10 1 (1.12%) Middleware
10 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Data Integration
2 6 (6.74%) User Experience
3 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.25%) Tandem
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) CMDB
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) UNIX
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) E-Commerce
1 40 (44.94%) Scrum
2 30 (33.71%) PRINCE2
3 28 (31.46%) Waterfall
4 17 (19.10%) MVC
5 16 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (17.98%) ERP
6 15 (16.85%) Software Engineering
7 14 (15.73%) TDD
8 13 (14.61%) Project Management
9 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (12.36%) OO
11 10 (11.24%) Web Development
11 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (10.11%) SOA
12 9 (10.11%) Business Analysis
13 7 (7.87%) Migration
13 7 (7.87%) DevOps
14 6 (6.74%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.60%) C#
1 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
2 13 (14.61%) SQL
3 10 (11.24%) Java
4 2 (2.25%) C++
4 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.25%) VB
4 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.12%) Ruby
5 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Oracle
2 15 (16.85%) SAP
3 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.49%) JBoss
5 3 (3.37%) Endeca
5 3 (3.37%) hybris
5 3 (3.37%) F5
6 2 (2.25%) CA
6 2 (2.25%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.25%) Planview
7 1 (1.12%) Unica
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
7 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
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