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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 90 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.29% 9.32% 8.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.90% 11.63% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 16 10
Average daily rate
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£393 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £283 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

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
393 258 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 79.88% 80.12% 66.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 164 86
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.57 £11.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £16.17 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +9 65 £390 -5.45% 20
Kettering - 1 £285 -
Towcester - - - - 1
Brackley - - - -
Corby - - - - 2
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 49 (35.00%) Java
2 46 (32.86%) Banking
3 41 (29.29%) Finance
4 36 (25.71%) Scrum
5 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
6 23 (16.43%) Project Management
7 22 (15.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (15.00%) TDD
9 20 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 20 (14.29%) hybris
10 19 (13.57%) Jenkins
10 19 (13.57%) JIRA
10 19 (13.57%) User Experience
11 18 (12.86%) MVC
12 17 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (12.14%) Windows
12 17 (12.14%) Linux
13 16 (11.43%) Subversion
13 16 (11.43%) DevOps
14 15 (10.71%) SQL
15 14 (10.00%) .NET
15 14 (10.00%) Oracle
15 14 (10.00%) Retail
15 14 (10.00%) TeamCity
15 14 (10.00%) Docker
16 13 (9.29%) Coaching
16 13 (9.29%) Incident Management
16 13 (9.29%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (9.29%) C#
16 13 (9.29%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 13 (9.29%) Apache
2 12 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 6 (4.29%) JBoss
5 5 (3.57%) CMS
6 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.43%) Node.js
7 2 (1.43%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.43%) Drupal
7 2 (1.43%) WordPress
8 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.14%) SaaS
2 2 (1.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) WAN
2 2 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.14%) Big Data
3 2 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.71%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.71%) UniData
4 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.71%) Xcelsius
4 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (15.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (13.57%) JIRA
2 19 (13.57%) Jenkins
3 16 (11.43%) Subversion
4 14 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 12 (8.57%) JUnit
6 11 (7.86%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.29%) Maven
8 5 (3.57%) Lombardi
8 5 (3.57%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.86%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.86%) Selenium
9 4 (2.86%) Ant
10 2 (1.43%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.43%) Mockito
11 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.71%) RSpec
11 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (32.86%) Banking
2 41 (29.29%) Finance
3 14 (10.00%) Retail
4 11 (7.86%) Marketing
5 5 (3.57%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (29.29%) Developer
2 16 (11.43%) Analyst
2 16 (11.43%) Java Developer
3 14 (10.00%) Environment Manager
4 13 (9.29%) Agile Coach
5 12 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.86%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.43%) Architect
7 9 (6.43%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 6 (4.29%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (4.29%) ScrumMaster
9 6 (4.29%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Test Manager
10 5 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.86%) Services Delivery Manager
11 4 (2.86%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.00%) .NET
2 13 (9.29%) Web Services
3 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 12 (8.57%) CSS
4 11 (7.86%) Spring
5 9 (6.43%) Spring MVC
5 9 (6.43%) HTML
5 9 (6.43%) CSS3
6 8 (5.71%) Java EE
7 7 (5.00%) JSON
7 7 (5.00%) REST
7 7 (5.00%) Ajax
7 7 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (5.00%) Middleware
8 6 (4.29%) JSP
8 6 (4.29%) J2EE
8 6 (4.29%) XML
8 6 (4.29%) XSLT
8 6 (4.29%) HTML5
9 5 (3.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) User Experience
2 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.29%) Open Source
4 5 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.43%) Blog
6 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.71%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.14%) Windows
1 17 (12.14%) Linux
2 13 (9.29%) UNIX
3 6 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.71%) Scrum
2 23 (16.43%) Project Management
3 21 (15.00%) TDD
4 20 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 18 (12.86%) MVC
6 17 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (11.43%) DevOps
8 13 (9.29%) Coaching
8 13 (9.29%) Incident Management
8 13 (9.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.86%) Kanban
11 10 (7.14%) BDD
11 10 (7.14%) Web Application Development
11 10 (7.14%) Data Analysis
11 10 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.43%) Workflow
12 9 (6.43%) B2C
13 8 (5.71%) SOA
13 8 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (35.00%) Java
2 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.71%) SQL
4 13 (9.29%) C#
5 8 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.29%) AWK
7 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.57%) Degree
1 5 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (2.86%) PMP
2 4 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.43%) ISEB
3 2 (1.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (1.43%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.00%) Docker
2 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) Vagrant
2 5 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.14%) Puppet
4 2 (1.43%) Ansible
4 2 (1.43%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.71%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 20 (14.29%) hybris
2 14 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (5.00%) Adobe
4 6 (4.29%) IBM
4 6 (4.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.29%) Endeca
5 5 (3.57%) Informatica
6 4 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (2.14%) SAP
8 2 (1.43%) Cisco
8 2 (1.43%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.43%) HP
8 2 (1.43%) Google
8 2 (1.43%) ATG
8 2 (1.43%) Demandware
8 2 (1.43%) Twitter
9 1 (0.71%) TSYS
9 1 (0.71%) Perforce
9 1 (0.71%) BMC
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