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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 6 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 56 41 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.63% 15.53% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.24% 25.00% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 5
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£450 £235 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.48% -55.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £201 £452
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
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
291 164 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 70.80% 62.12% 69.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 89 104
Average daily rate £450 £325 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 19
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £19.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 -1 36 £450 +91.48% 7
Brackley - 2 £315 -
Daventry - - - -
Kettering - - - -
Wellingborough - - - -
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 33 (31.13%) Java
2 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
2 25 (23.58%) CSS
2 25 (23.58%) Finance
3 24 (22.64%) E-Commerce
4 22 (20.75%) Scrum
5 21 (19.81%) CSS3
6 18 (16.98%) hybris
6 18 (16.98%) MVC
6 18 (16.98%) HTML
7 17 (16.04%) Linux
7 17 (16.04%) Selenium
8 16 (15.09%) TDD
9 15 (14.15%) Waterfall
10 14 (13.21%) HTML5
10 14 (13.21%) Banking
10 14 (13.21%) Windows
10 14 (13.21%) C#
10 14 (13.21%) User Experience
11 13 (12.26%) OO
12 12 (11.32%) .NET
12 12 (11.32%) Adobe
12 12 (11.32%) Project Management
12 12 (11.32%) Cucumber
12 12 (11.32%) jQuery
12 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
13 11 (10.38%) Sass
13 11 (10.38%) Ajax
13 11 (10.38%) Open Source

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 9 (8.49%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.55%) CMS
3 5 (4.72%) Apache
4 4 (3.77%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.83%) Drupal
5 3 (2.83%) WordPress
5 3 (2.83%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.94%) Node.js
7 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.94%) MS Project
3 1 (0.94%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Force.com
2 5 (4.72%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.94%) IaaS
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) HTTP
1 6 (5.66%) HTTPS
2 5 (4.72%) LAN
2 5 (4.72%) WAN
2 5 (4.72%) SAN
3 1 (0.94%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Selenium
2 12 (11.32%) Cucumber
2 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.49%) JIRA
4 8 (7.55%) Maven
4 8 (7.55%) WebDriver
5 6 (5.66%) Mockito
5 6 (5.66%) JUnit
6 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.89%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.94%) RSpec
General
1 25 (23.58%) Finance
2 14 (13.21%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Publishing
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (38.68%) Developer
2 15 (14.15%) Analyst
3 11 (10.38%) Architect
3 11 (10.38%) .NET Developer
4 10 (9.43%) C# Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.55%) UI Programmer
6 8 (7.55%) UI Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 6 (5.66%) Hybris Developer
8 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce Manager
9 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.72%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 5 (4.72%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.58%) CSS
2 21 (19.81%) CSS3
3 18 (16.98%) HTML
4 14 (13.21%) HTML5
5 12 (11.32%) .NET
5 12 (11.32%) jQuery
6 11 (10.38%) Sass
6 11 (10.38%) Ajax
6 11 (10.38%) J2EE
7 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET
8 9 (8.49%) Hibernate
8 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (8.49%) REST
8 9 (8.49%) Backbone.js
8 9 (8.49%) Spring
8 9 (8.49%) JSON
8 9 (8.49%) LESS
9 8 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (5.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) User Experience
2 11 (10.38%) Open Source
3 7 (6.60%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.83%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.83%) Blog
5 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.94%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) Linux
2 14 (13.21%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) UNIX
4 2 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (0.94%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) E-Commerce
2 22 (20.75%) Scrum
3 18 (16.98%) MVC
4 16 (15.09%) TDD
5 15 (14.15%) Waterfall
6 13 (12.26%) OO
7 12 (11.32%) Project Management
7 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (10.38%) SOA
9 9 (8.49%) BDD
9 9 (8.49%) Business Analysis
10 8 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (6.60%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (5.66%) Web Testing
13 5 (4.72%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.72%) Workflow
13 5 (4.72%) Change Management
13 5 (4.72%) ITIL
13 5 (4.72%) CRM
14 4 (3.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.13%) Java
2 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.21%) C#
4 8 (7.55%) Ruby
4 8 (7.55%) C++
5 5 (4.72%) SQL
6 3 (2.83%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.94%) C
7 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) ISEB
2 6 (5.66%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.72%) Degree
4 3 (2.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.89%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.94%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.94%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) hybris
2 12 (11.32%) Adobe
3 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 7 (6.60%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.72%) VMware
4 5 (4.72%) Cisco
4 5 (4.72%) Google
5 4 (3.77%) HP
6 2 (1.89%) Twitter
6 2 (1.89%) TSYS
6 2 (1.89%) IBM
6 2 (1.89%) Sun
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) Informatica
7 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.94%) Eloqua
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