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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 31 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 31.96% 28.80% 26.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.63% 32.12% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 41
Median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £269 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%

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
87 165 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.69% 89.67% 90.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 116 121
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £297 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +125.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 23 February 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 44 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 24 (33.33%) C#
3 17 (23.61%) TDD
4 16 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (20.83%) TeamCity
5 15 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 15 (20.83%) Feature Driven Development
5 15 (20.83%) BDD
5 15 (20.83%) ATDD
5 15 (20.83%) QA
6 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (19.44%) SDET
7 13 (18.06%) SpecFlow
7 13 (18.06%) Waterfall
7 13 (18.06%) Java
8 12 (16.67%) Linux
8 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (15.28%) IaaS
9 11 (15.28%) High Availability
9 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
9 11 (15.28%) WAN
9 11 (15.28%) DNS
9 11 (15.28%) Service Management
9 11 (15.28%) JIRA
9 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
10 10 (13.89%) Windows
11 9 (12.50%) .NET
11 9 (12.50%) Scrum
11 9 (12.50%) API Testing

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 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) Drupal
2 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (15.28%) IaaS
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) DNS
1 11 (15.28%) WAN
2 7 (9.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 13 (18.06%) SpecFlow
3 11 (15.28%) JIRA
4 8 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.11%) JUnit
4 8 (11.11%) TestNG
5 7 (9.72%) Selenium
6 6 (8.33%) JBehave
6 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.33%) SoapUI
6 6 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (4.17%) Ant
8 3 (4.17%) Maven
9 1 (1.39%) JIRA Agile
General
1 4 (5.56%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Architect
2 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Architect
2 11 (15.28%) Test Automation Engineer
2 11 (15.28%) Test Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) AWS Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
1 9 (12.50%) REST
2 8 (11.11%) Web Services
3 5 (6.94%) J2EE
4 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.17%) JSON
5 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.78%) jQuery
5 2 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.39%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.39%) HTML
6 1 (1.39%) HTML5
6 1 (1.39%) JRules
6 1 (1.39%) JSP
6 1 (1.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Linked Data
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 10 (13.89%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 17 (23.61%) TDD
3 16 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (20.83%) ATDD
4 15 (20.83%) BDD
4 15 (20.83%) Feature Driven Development
4 15 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (18.06%) Waterfall
7 11 (15.28%) High Availability
7 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
7 11 (15.28%) Service Management
8 9 (12.50%) API Testing
8 9 (12.50%) Scrum
9 8 (11.11%) Defect Management
9 8 (11.11%) TOGAF
10 7 (9.72%) Business Analysis
10 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (9.72%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) C#
2 13 (18.06%) Java
3 8 (11.11%) Perl
3 8 (11.11%) Python
3 8 (11.11%) Ruby
4 5 (6.94%) SQL
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) PgMP
3 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) QA
2 14 (19.44%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) hybris
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.39%) IBM
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) Pega
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