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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 86 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.38% 9.83% 8.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.06% 12.28% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 17 13
Average daily rate
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£385 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
373 285 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 79.70% 80.06% 68.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 176 98
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.17 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.53% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £12.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £18.25 £14.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +7 58 £425 +6.25% 18
Corby - 1 £300 - 1
Brackley - - - -
Towcester - - - -
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (35.97%) Java
2 49 (35.25%) Banking
3 43 (30.94%) Finance
4 40 (28.78%) Scrum
5 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
6 23 (16.55%) Project Management
7 22 (15.83%) Subversion
7 22 (15.83%) E-Commerce
8 21 (15.11%) TDD
8 21 (15.11%) JIRA
9 20 (14.39%) hybris
10 19 (13.67%) Linux
11 18 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (12.95%) Jenkins
12 17 (12.23%) UNIX
12 17 (12.23%) SQL
13 16 (11.51%) Oracle
13 16 (11.51%) Web Services
13 16 (11.51%) DevOps
13 16 (11.51%) User Experience
14 15 (10.79%) Windows
14 15 (10.79%) Retail
15 14 (10.07%) Spring
15 14 (10.07%) TeamCity
15 14 (10.07%) MVC
15 14 (10.07%) JUnit
15 14 (10.07%) Docker
16 13 (9.35%) Coaching
16 13 (9.35%) Apache

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (9.35%) Apache
1 13 (9.35%) Tomcat
1 13 (9.35%) Apache Solr
2 10 (7.19%) JBoss
3 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.16%) CMS
4 2 (1.44%) Confluence
4 2 (1.44%) Node.js
5 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.72%) Drupal
5 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) WAN
2 1 (0.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.16%) Big Data
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) DTS
4 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.72%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.72%) UniData
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Xcelsius
4 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (15.83%) Subversion
2 21 (15.11%) JIRA
3 18 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (12.95%) Jenkins
4 14 (10.07%) TeamCity
4 14 (10.07%) JUnit
5 12 (8.63%) Git (software)
6 10 (7.19%) Maven
7 6 (4.32%) Ant
8 5 (3.60%) Lombardi
9 4 (2.88%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.44%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.44%) Selenium
10 2 (1.44%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.72%) Mockito
11 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.72%) RSpec
General
1 49 (35.25%) Banking
2 43 (30.94%) Finance
3 15 (10.79%) Retail
4 12 (8.63%) Marketing
5 5 (3.60%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.88%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (28.78%) Developer
2 19 (13.67%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.95%) Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) Agile Coach
5 14 (10.07%) Environment Manager
6 11 (7.91%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Architect
9 7 (5.04%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Technical Leader
9 7 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.32%) E-Commerce Manager
10 6 (4.32%) ScrumMaster
10 6 (4.32%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.32%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.60%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.88%) Services Delivery Manager
12 4 (2.88%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.51%) Web Services
2 14 (10.07%) Spring
3 12 (8.63%) Java EE
4 11 (7.91%) Spring MVC
5 10 (7.19%) CSS
5 10 (7.19%) .NET
6 8 (5.76%) HTML
6 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.76%) JSP
6 8 (5.76%) Hibernate
7 7 (5.04%) Middleware
7 7 (5.04%) XML
7 7 (5.04%) JPA
8 6 (4.32%) CSS3
8 6 (4.32%) XSLT
8 6 (4.32%) J2EE
9 4 (2.88%) Ajax
9 4 (2.88%) Backbone.js
9 4 (2.88%) HTML5
9 4 (2.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.51%) User Experience
2 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Open Source
4 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.67%) Linux
2 17 (12.23%) UNIX
3 15 (10.79%) Windows
4 7 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.78%) Scrum
2 23 (16.55%) Project Management
3 22 (15.83%) E-Commerce
4 21 (15.11%) TDD
5 18 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (11.51%) DevOps
7 14 (10.07%) MVC
8 13 (9.35%) Incident Management
8 13 (9.35%) Coaching
8 13 (9.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (8.63%) Kanban
10 11 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.19%) BDD
11 10 (7.19%) Web Application Development
11 10 (7.19%) Data Analysis
11 10 (7.19%) B2C
11 10 (7.19%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.47%) SOA
13 8 (5.76%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 50 (35.97%) Java
2 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
3 17 (12.23%) SQL
4 9 (6.47%) C#
4 9 (6.47%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.04%) AWK
6 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (2.88%) PMP
1 4 (2.88%) PMI Certification
1 4 (2.88%) Degree
1 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (2.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (1.44%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 2 (1.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.07%) Docker
2 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.63%) Vagrant
2 5 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.16%) Puppet
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.72%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (14.39%) hybris
2 16 (11.51%) Oracle
3 9 (6.47%) Endeca
4 7 (5.04%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.60%) Informatica
5 5 (3.60%) IBM
6 3 (2.16%) Adobe
6 3 (2.16%) SAP
6 3 (2.16%) Cisco
6 3 (2.16%) VMware
7 2 (1.44%) ATG
7 2 (1.44%) Demandware
7 2 (1.44%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.72%) HP
8 1 (0.72%) BMC
8 1 (0.72%) Twitter
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Perforce
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago