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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 21 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 58 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.36% 24.89% 7.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 31.02% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 6
Average daily rate
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- £413 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.73%
Agile Software Development
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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
92 187 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 72.44% 80.26% 56.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 60 35
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.40 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £44.00 £94.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Wiki
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (16.67%) PMP
5 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Process Management
5 2 (16.67%) Back Office
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) SAML
6 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Wiki
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Process Management
4 2 (16.67%) SEO
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle