The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 6 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 59 61 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.86% 19.43% 15.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.85% 22.85% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 54 48
Median daily rate £395 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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 Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
313 267 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 78.84% 85.03% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 207 240
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -40.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £9.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £13.00 £19.00
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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northamptonshire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 39 £395 +0.31% 7
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 60 (31.41%) Finance
2 59 (30.89%) Java
3 57 (29.84%) Scrum
4 52 (27.23%) Banking
5 48 (25.13%) E-Commerce
6 44 (23.04%) JavaScript
7 31 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (15.71%) TDD
9 29 (15.18%) Degree
10 28 (14.66%) Project Management
10 28 (14.66%) AngularJS
11 27 (14.14%) JBoss
12 26 (13.61%) CSS
12 26 (13.61%) Java EE
13 24 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (12.04%) BDD
15 22 (11.52%) JSON
16 21 (10.99%) jQuery
16 21 (10.99%) Retail
16 21 (10.99%) .NET
16 21 (10.99%) HTML
16 21 (10.99%) SDLC
17 20 (10.47%) ITIL
17 20 (10.47%) JSF
17 20 (10.47%) Selenium
17 20 (10.47%) Ajax
18 19 (9.95%) J2EE
18 19 (9.95%) Oracle
18 19 (9.95%) Microservices
19 18 (9.42%) SQL Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 27 (14.14%) JBoss
2 14 (7.33%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.28%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.66%) Apache
5 4 (2.09%) Confluence
6 3 (1.57%) CICS
6 3 (1.57%) CMS
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.57%) MS Office
2 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.09%) IaaS
4 3 (1.57%) PaaS
5 2 (1.05%) Boomi
5 2 (1.05%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.66%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.05%) DNS
2 2 (1.05%) HTTP
2 2 (1.05%) SSL
2 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.71%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (4.19%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.19%) Redis
4 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.62%) Endeca
6 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.57%) DB2
7 3 (1.57%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.05%) Power BI
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (10.47%) Selenium
2 17 (8.90%) Eclipse
2 17 (8.90%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.85%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.28%) Ant
4 12 (6.28%) Cucumber
5 11 (5.76%) JIRA
6 9 (4.71%) JUnit
7 8 (4.19%) SonarQube
8 7 (3.66%) Grunt
8 7 (3.66%) gulp
9 6 (3.14%) Maven
9 6 (3.14%) Subversion
10 5 (2.62%) IntelliJ
11 4 (2.09%) Gradle
11 4 (2.09%) JProfiler
12 3 (1.57%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
13 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.05%) TestNG
General
1 60 (31.41%) Finance
2 52 (27.23%) Banking
3 21 (10.99%) Retail
4 4 (2.09%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (23.56%) Developer
2 44 (23.04%) Analyst
3 30 (15.71%) Architect
4 27 (14.14%) Business Analyst
5 18 (9.42%) Java Developer
6 13 (6.81%) Project Manager
6 13 (6.81%) Test Analyst
7 12 (6.28%) Scrum Master
7 12 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (5.76%) Digital Architect
9 10 (5.24%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 10 (5.24%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
9 10 (5.24%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (5.24%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (5.24%) Technical Test Analyst
10 9 (4.71%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.71%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (4.19%) Agile Coach
11 8 (4.19%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.66%) AngularJS
2 26 (13.61%) CSS
2 26 (13.61%) Java EE
3 22 (11.52%) JSON
4 21 (10.99%) .NET
4 21 (10.99%) HTML
4 21 (10.99%) jQuery
5 20 (10.47%) Ajax
5 20 (10.47%) JSF
6 19 (9.95%) J2EE
7 15 (7.85%) Spring
8 13 (6.81%) HTML5
8 13 (6.81%) JSP
8 13 (6.81%) Web Services
9 10 (5.24%) CSS3
9 10 (5.24%) Node.js
9 10 (5.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (4.71%) Velocity
11 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (4.19%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.19%) Blockchain
3 7 (3.66%) Clustering
3 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.62%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.09%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.09%) User Experience
6 2 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.05%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.52%) Fintech
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.38%) Linux
2 9 (4.71%) Windows
3 7 (3.66%) Unix
4 5 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.05%) CoreOS
5 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.52%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (29.84%) Scrum
2 48 (25.13%) E-Commerce
3 31 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (15.71%) TDD
5 28 (14.66%) Project Management
6 24 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.04%) BDD
8 21 (10.99%) SDLC
9 20 (10.47%) ITIL
10 19 (9.95%) Microservices
11 18 (9.42%) Data Protection
12 16 (8.38%) Mentoring
13 15 (7.85%) Business Analysis
13 15 (7.85%) MVC
13 15 (7.85%) OO
13 15 (7.85%) PRINCE2
13 15 (7.85%) Web Development
14 13 (6.81%) DevOps
14 13 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (6.81%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 59 (30.89%) Java
2 44 (23.04%) JavaScript
3 16 (8.38%) C#
4 12 (6.28%) SQL
5 5 (2.62%) Python
6 4 (2.09%) VBA
7 3 (1.57%) COBOL
7 3 (1.57%) JCL
8 2 (1.05%) C++
8 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.52%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.52%) ES6
9 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (15.18%) Degree
2 6 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.14%) MCSE
2 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.62%) ISEB
4 3 (1.57%) CBAP
4 3 (1.57%) IIBA
4 3 (1.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.09%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.62%) Squid
3 3 (1.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) SCCM
2 5 (2.62%) Graphite
2 5 (2.62%) logstash
3 4 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.52%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (9.95%) Oracle
2 18 (9.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.71%) CA Agile Central
4 8 (4.19%) Perforce
4 8 (4.19%) VMware
5 6 (3.14%) Cisco
5 6 (3.14%) NetApp
6 5 (2.62%) CA
6 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.09%) Cadence
8 2 (1.05%) Dell
8 2 (1.05%) SAP
9 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.52%) Google
9 1 (0.52%) hybris
9 1 (0.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.52%) Pega
9 1 (0.52%) Planview