The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 8 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 58 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.48% 15.69% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.15% 19.05% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 12
Median daily rate £450 £400 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Agile Software Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 168 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 77.13% 82.35% 74.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 108 172
Median daily rate £450 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +5 39 £475 +30.94% 12
Bury St Edmunds -5 5 £480 +16.36% 4
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 25 (28.41%) CRM
2 24 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (23.86%) Scrum
4 21 (23.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (20.45%) C#
5 18 (20.45%) SOAP
5 18 (20.45%) Web Services
6 17 (19.32%) Finance
7 16 (18.18%) TDD
7 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 15 (17.05%) Java
9 13 (14.77%) .NET
9 13 (14.77%) PRINCE2
9 13 (14.77%) Open Source
9 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
10 12 (13.64%) SQL
11 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (12.50%) REST
11 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (11.36%) User Stories
12 10 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (10.23%) OO
13 9 (10.23%) Project Management
14 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
14 8 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
14 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
14 8 (9.09%) MS Project
14 8 (9.09%) QA
15 7 (7.95%) KnockoutJS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.27%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.27%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Documentum
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) Liferay
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.09%) MS Project
2 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.14%) Firewall
2 1 (1.14%) SAN
2 1 (1.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) Big Data
4 2 (2.27%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.14%) Impala
5 1 (1.14%) MySQL
5 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (23.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.55%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.27%) Gradle
4 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) JUnit
4 2 (2.27%) Maven
4 2 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.14%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Billing
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Developer
2 24 (27.27%) Analyst
3 22 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 17 (19.32%) Project Manager
5 13 (14.77%) Java Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (7.95%) CRM Developer
8 7 (7.95%) IT Manager
8 7 (7.95%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (6.82%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (4.55%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) SOAP
1 18 (20.45%) Web Services
2 13 (14.77%) .NET
2 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
3 11 (12.50%) REST
4 7 (7.95%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.68%) XML
7 4 (4.55%) HTML
7 4 (4.55%) Spring
7 4 (4.55%) WCF
8 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (3.41%) CSS
8 3 (3.41%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.41%) LINQ
8 3 (3.41%) NHibernate
9 2 (2.27%) COM
9 2 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Reinsurance
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.27%) iPad
4 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) Statistics
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Linux
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) CRM
2 21 (23.86%) Scrum
3 16 (18.18%) TDD
4 13 (14.77%) Open Source
4 13 (14.77%) PRINCE2
5 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.36%) User Stories
7 9 (10.23%) OO
7 9 (10.23%) Project Management
8 8 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (7.95%) ITIL
9 7 (7.95%) MVC
9 7 (7.95%) Workflow
10 6 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.82%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.68%) Workflow Analysis
12 4 (4.55%) Functional Testing
12 4 (4.55%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) C#
2 15 (17.05%) Java
3 12 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) C
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.82%) APMP
3 6 (6.82%) MCITP
4 4 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) Check_MK
2 1 (1.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.41%) HP
4 2 (2.27%) Facebook
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) Thunderhead
4 2 (2.27%) Twitter
5 1 (1.14%) Capita
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £380 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago