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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 33 17 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 28.95% 11.49% 28.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.38% 13.71% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 49
Median daily rate £475 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £390 £412
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £574 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
96 124 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 84.21% 83.78% 88.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 87 135
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +11.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 40 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 30 (41.67%) C#
3 24 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (29.17%) BDD
4 21 (29.17%) TDD
5 20 (27.78%) QA
6 19 (26.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 18 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 18 (25.00%) Selenium
7 18 (25.00%) Java
8 17 (23.61%) SDET
9 16 (22.22%) TeamCity
9 16 (22.22%) ATDD
9 16 (22.22%) Feature Driven Development
9 16 (22.22%) Cucumber
9 16 (22.22%) JIRA
10 15 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (20.83%) WebDriver
11 14 (19.44%) JBehave
12 13 (18.06%) TestNG
12 13 (18.06%) SoapUI
12 13 (18.06%) Defect Management
12 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
12 13 (18.06%) Ruby
12 13 (18.06%) .NET
12 13 (18.06%) Perl
12 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
12 13 (18.06%) JUnit
12 13 (18.06%) Python

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 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) SAS
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.94%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) DNS
1 5 (6.94%) WAN
2 4 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) Big Data
5 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Selenium
1 18 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 16 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 16 (22.22%) JIRA
2 16 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 15 (20.83%) WebDriver
4 14 (19.44%) JBehave
5 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
5 13 (18.06%) JUnit
5 13 (18.06%) SoapUI
5 13 (18.06%) TestNG
6 12 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (13.89%) Ant
7 10 (13.89%) Maven
8 4 (5.56%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.78%) Bower
9 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.78%) Grunt
9 2 (2.78%) gulp
10 1 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (4.17%) Marketing
2 2 (2.78%) Advertising
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Architect
2 13 (18.06%) Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 11 (15.28%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (13.89%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Developer in Test
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) .NET
2 9 (12.50%) Web Services
3 5 (6.94%) J2EE
3 5 (6.94%) REST
4 4 (5.56%) jQuery
5 3 (4.17%) HTML
5 3 (4.17%) HTML5
6 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.78%) CSS
6 2 (2.78%) CSS3
6 2 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (2.78%) Middleware
6 2 (2.78%) Node.js
6 2 (2.78%) React
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.39%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.39%) JSP
7 1 (1.39%) LESS
7 1 (1.39%) Sass
7 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Linked Data
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.39%) Fintech
3 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.39%) IVR
3 1 (1.39%) PMI
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 24 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (29.17%) BDD
3 21 (29.17%) TDD
4 19 (26.39%) Continuous Delivery
5 18 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 16 (22.22%) ATDD
6 16 (22.22%) Feature Driven Development
7 15 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (18.06%) Defect Management
9 12 (16.67%) SOA
9 12 (16.67%) TOGAF
10 10 (13.89%) Supplier Management
11 9 (12.50%) Business Development
11 9 (12.50%) Document Composition
11 9 (12.50%) Presales
11 9 (12.50%) Scrum
11 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
12 7 (9.72%) API Testing
12 7 (9.72%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.67%) C#
2 18 (25.00%) Java
3 13 (18.06%) Perl
3 13 (18.06%) Python
3 13 (18.06%) Ruby
4 4 (5.56%) SQL
5 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.39%) Haskell
7 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.39%) PgMP
2 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.78%) QA
2 17 (23.61%) SDET
3 1 (1.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) hybris
2 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) Tableau
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) Pega
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
Luton, Bedfordshire
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