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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 56 39 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.67% 13.22% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.94% 16.46% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 24 2
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£413 £359 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.98% -7.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £288 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £25.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
170 237 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.95% 80.34% 60.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 190 57
Average daily rate £413 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.64% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £9.50 £15.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +14 36 £400 +17.64% 11
Bury St Edmunds +6 5 £413 - 2
Stowmarket - 1 £400 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 30 (37.04%) Scrum
2 29 (35.80%) Java
3 20 (24.69%) TDD
4 19 (23.46%) Web Services
5 16 (19.75%) Cyber Security
6 14 (17.28%) C#
7 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
7 13 (16.05%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (14.81%) Atlassian
8 12 (14.81%) JIRA
8 12 (14.81%) Confluence
8 12 (14.81%) REST
9 11 (13.58%) User Stories
9 11 (13.58%) XML
9 11 (13.58%) Linux
10 10 (12.35%) CRM
10 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
11 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 9 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (11.11%) Integration Testing
12 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (9.88%) Visualisation
12 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
12 8 (9.88%) MySQL
12 8 (9.88%) SOAP
12 8 (9.88%) OOD
13 7 (8.64%) Google
13 7 (8.64%) WCF
13 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (16.05%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (14.81%) Confluence
3 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.47%) Drupal
5 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) GitHub
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) MySQL
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.94%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.94%) Apache Hive
3 4 (4.94%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) JIRA
2 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.64%) Gradle
3 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.64%) Geb
4 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (56.79%) Developer
2 23 (28.40%) Java Developer
3 19 (23.46%) Analyst
4 14 (17.28%) Business Analyst
5 12 (14.81%) BizTalk Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) UML Business Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.46%) Web Services
2 12 (14.81%) REST
3 11 (13.58%) XML
4 8 (9.88%) SOAP
5 7 (8.64%) WCF
5 7 (8.64%) Spring Boot
6 6 (7.41%) jQuery
7 5 (6.17%) GWT
7 5 (6.17%) Spring
7 5 (6.17%) Java EE
7 5 (6.17%) HTML
7 5 (6.17%) .NET
7 5 (6.17%) Smart GWT
8 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.94%) CSS
9 3 (3.70%) Spring MVC
9 3 (3.70%) Ajax
9 3 (3.70%) HTML5
9 3 (3.70%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.70%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.88%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.70%) EFT
5 2 (2.47%) DataPower
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) CUDA
6 1 (1.23%) MPEG
6 1 (1.23%) Statistics
6 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Android
3 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) Scrum
2 20 (24.69%) TDD
3 16 (19.75%) Cyber Security
4 13 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.58%) User Stories
6 10 (12.35%) CRM
7 9 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 8 (9.88%) OOD
9 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.41%) Kanban
10 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.41%) UML
10 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.17%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (4.94%) MVC
12 4 (4.94%) Information Management
12 4 (4.94%) Project Planning
12 4 (4.94%) Use Case
13 3 (3.70%) Release Management
13 3 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.80%) Java
2 14 (17.28%) C#
3 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.17%) Python
5 4 (4.94%) Perl
5 4 (4.94%) SQL
6 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.47%) C++
6 2 (2.47%) PHP
6 2 (2.47%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.47%) R
7 1 (1.23%) GLSL
7 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.47%) Kibana
2 2 (2.47%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.81%) Atlassian
3 7 (8.64%) Google
4 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.70%) HP
5 3 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.47%) IBM
6 2 (2.47%) Apigee
6 2 (2.47%) Mashery
7 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.23%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.23%) Intel
7 1 (1.23%) Remedy
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
X4 Group
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LEXSTRA
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago