The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.70% 20.26% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.76% 24.60% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £359 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% -10.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 126 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 73.91% 82.35% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 49 26
Average daily rate £325 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 1
Average hourly rate £12.40 £12.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -93.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 31 (60.78%) .NET
2 23 (45.10%) Oracle
3 20 (39.22%) Visual Studio
4 19 (37.25%) Scrum
5 16 (31.37%) Finance
6 13 (25.49%) C#
7 12 (23.53%) HTML
7 12 (23.53%) SQL
7 12 (23.53%) CSS
7 12 (23.53%) OO
7 12 (23.53%) MVC
7 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 12 (23.53%) WCF
7 12 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (23.53%) jQuery
7 12 (23.53%) Manual Testing
7 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
8 11 (21.57%) Multithreading
8 11 (21.57%) TDD
8 11 (21.57%) XHTML
8 11 (21.57%) OOD
8 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
9 10 (19.61%) Software Testing
9 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
10 8 (15.69%) Banking
10 8 (15.69%) Windows
11 6 (11.76%) Java
11 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
12 5 (9.80%) Change Management
12 5 (9.80%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (5.88%) Apache Pig
1 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) 3G
1 2 (3.92%) ZigBee
1 2 (3.92%) 2G
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.88%) Big Data
2 3 (5.88%) Sqoop
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 3 (5.88%) Impala
2 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) Hudson
4 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) FitNesse
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Test Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Hadoop Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.88%) Test Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Portfolio Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Test Automation Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Tester
10 1 (1.96%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) .NET
2 12 (23.53%) HTML
2 12 (23.53%) CSS
2 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 12 (23.53%) WCF
2 12 (23.53%) jQuery
3 11 (21.57%) XHTML
4 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.96%) SOAP
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) CSS3
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Scrum
2 12 (23.53%) OO
2 12 (23.53%) MVC
2 12 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (23.53%) Manual Testing
3 11 (21.57%) Multithreading
3 11 (21.57%) TDD
3 11 (21.57%) OOD
4 10 (19.61%) Software Testing
4 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
5 5 (9.80%) Change Management
5 5 (9.80%) Project Management
5 5 (9.80%) SOA
5 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.84%) Coaching
6 4 (7.84%) DevOps
6 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) C#
2 12 (23.53%) SQL
3 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 3 (5.88%) Scala
6 2 (3.92%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) HDFS
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Siebel