The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Suffolk region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 35 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.92% 0.67% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.84% 1.09% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 9
Average daily rate
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£375 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 92 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 81.55% 61.74% 65.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 63 106
Average daily rate £409 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 15
Average hourly rate £9.63 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £32.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £37.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Ipswich - 14 £355 -
Bury St Edmunds - 4 - - 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (80.49%) .NET
2 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
3 26 (63.41%) C#
4 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
5 18 (43.90%) CRM
6 17 (41.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (41.46%) Dynamics CRM
7 15 (36.59%) SharePoint
7 15 (36.59%) SQL
8 14 (34.15%) TDD
9 13 (31.71%) WCF
10 12 (29.27%) XML
11 11 (26.83%) SOAP
11 11 (26.83%) Windows
11 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
11 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
12 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (24.39%) Project Planning
13 9 (21.95%) Data Migration
13 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
13 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (21.95%) Migration
13 9 (21.95%) Web Services
13 9 (21.95%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
15 7 (17.07%) Finance
15 7 (17.07%) Degree
15 7 (17.07%) Silverlight
16 6 (14.63%) MVVM
16 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 15 (36.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (21.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
5 3 (7.32%) IIS
6 1 (2.44%) Drupal
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 17 (41.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
2 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) CRM Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (14.63%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (12.20%) SharePoint Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
7 4 (9.76%) Test Coordinator
7 4 (9.76%) QA Leader
8 3 (7.32%) Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Implementation Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Java Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 8 Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Architect
10 1 (2.44%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) WCF
3 12 (29.27%) XML
4 11 (26.83%) SOAP
5 9 (21.95%) Web Services
6 7 (17.07%) Silverlight
7 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (12.20%) HTML
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (12.20%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 4 (9.76%) CSS
9 4 (9.76%) JSON
10 3 (7.32%) Ajax
11 2 (4.88%) XSLT
11 2 (4.88%) Java EE
11 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.88%) REST
11 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.44%) MPEG
2 1 (2.44%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) CRM
2 14 (34.15%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) Project Planning
4 9 (21.95%) Migration
4 9 (21.95%) Data Migration
5 6 (14.63%) MVVM
6 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Workflow
7 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.32%) MVC
9 2 (4.88%) ETL
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) OOD
9 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (4.88%) Agile Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.44%) SOA
10 1 (2.44%) UML
10 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) C#
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) PHP
4 2 (4.88%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) XAML
5 1 (2.44%) Groovy
5 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) Degree
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.20%) MCITP
5 3 (7.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) HP
2 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
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