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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 17 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.59% 16.36% 10.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.32% 21.21% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 23
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£420 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £283 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +6.00%
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
138 165 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 69.70% 77.10% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 112 141
Average daily rate £420 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 11
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.72 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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
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 24 October 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
Ipswich 0 4 £370 -7.50% 5
Newmarket - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - - 4
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (78.95%) .NET
2 37 (64.91%) C#
3 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
4 28 (49.12%) CRM
5 27 (47.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
7 22 (38.60%) TDD
7 22 (38.60%) WCF
8 21 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (35.09%) XML
9 20 (35.09%) SharePoint
10 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
10 18 (31.58%) Windows
11 17 (29.82%) Web Services
12 16 (28.07%) SQL
13 15 (26.32%) SOAP
14 12 (21.05%) MVVM
15 11 (19.30%) Reactive Extensions
15 11 (19.30%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
15 11 (19.30%) Degree
15 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
15 11 (19.30%) Workflow
16 10 (17.54%) MVC
16 10 (17.54%) Project Planning
17 9 (15.79%) MCITP
17 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
17 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
17 9 (15.79%) Migration

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (35.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.02%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
1 1 (1.75%) Intranet
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) JBehave
3 1 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.75%) Ant
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) CRM Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (8.77%) SharePoint Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) Test Coordinator
8 4 (7.02%) QA Leader
8 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Coordinator
8 4 (7.02%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Implementation Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) Systems Tester
10 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (78.95%) .NET
2 22 (38.60%) WCF
3 20 (35.09%) XML
4 17 (29.82%) Web Services
5 15 (26.32%) SOAP
6 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
6 11 (19.30%) Reactive Extensions
6 11 (19.30%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 6 (10.53%) HTML
8 5 (8.77%) jQuery
9 4 (7.02%) CSS
9 4 (7.02%) Silverlight
10 3 (5.26%) WPF
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.51%) HTML5
11 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (3.51%) Ajax
11 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.75%) JSON
12 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) N-Tier
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) CRM
2 22 (38.60%) TDD
3 12 (21.05%) MVVM
4 11 (19.30%) Workflow
5 10 (17.54%) Project Planning
5 10 (17.54%) MVC
6 9 (15.79%) Migration
6 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
7 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (7.02%) Coaching
9 3 (5.26%) Scrum
9 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.26%) OO
10 2 (3.51%) OOD
10 2 (3.51%) ETL
10 2 (3.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) C#
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
3 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
1 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.79%) MCITP
3 3 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) HP
2 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hydrogen Group
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