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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 50 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.92% 9.68% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.74% 12.65% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 9
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £380 £373
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.71% -
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
174 166 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 72.80% 76.50% 71.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 112 151
Average daily rate £425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 35 £425 +6.25% 11
Bury St Edmunds -6 2 £463 +15.62% 5
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.25%) CRM
2 21 (26.25%) C#
3 20 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (23.75%) Web Services
5 17 (21.25%) .NET
5 17 (21.25%) Scrum
5 17 (21.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (20.00%) SOAP
7 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 14 (17.50%) TDD
8 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
9 13 (16.25%) MVC
10 11 (13.75%) Finance
10 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET
10 11 (13.75%) PRINCE2
10 11 (13.75%) Java
10 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
11 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 10 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (11.25%) RESTful
12 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (11.25%) LINQ
12 9 (11.25%) Project Management
13 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (10.00%) HTML
13 8 (10.00%) QA
13 8 (10.00%) Open Source
13 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (7.50%) IIS
2 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.50%) Apache
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Documentum
5 1 (1.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.25%) Liferay
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) MS Project
2 7 (8.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.00%) Big Data
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.25%) Impala
6 1 (1.25%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) Gradle
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
4 2 (2.50%) JUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Maven
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
5 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.25%) Billing
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 15 (18.75%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Agile Developer
8 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.50%) IT Manager
8 6 (7.50%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (6.25%) CRM Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) Web Services
2 17 (21.25%) .NET
3 16 (20.00%) SOAP
4 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
5 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (11.25%) LINQ
7 9 (11.25%) RESTful
8 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (10.00%) HTML
9 7 (8.75%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.75%) Ajax
9 7 (8.75%) Entity Framework
9 7 (8.75%) jQuery
9 7 (8.75%) WCF
10 6 (7.50%) REST
10 6 (7.50%) XHTML
11 2 (2.50%) COM
11 2 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Reinsurance
2 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.50%) iPad
3 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.25%) Statistics
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Linux
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) CRM
2 17 (21.25%) Scrum
3 14 (17.50%) TDD
4 13 (16.25%) MVC
5 11 (13.75%) PRINCE2
6 9 (11.25%) Project Management
7 8 (10.00%) Open Source
8 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.75%) Release Management
9 6 (7.50%) OO
9 6 (7.50%) User Stories
9 6 (7.50%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.50%) Web Development
10 5 (6.25%) ITIL
10 5 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.00%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.00%) Functional Testing
11 4 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) C#
2 11 (13.75%) Java
3 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.50%) SQL
4 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.50%) C
5 2 (2.50%) Perl
5 2 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.50%) MCITP
4 4 (5.00%) APMP
5 3 (3.75%) Degree
5 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) ISEB
7 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.50%) Check_MK
2 2 (2.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.75%) HP
4 2 (2.50%) Facebook
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 2 (2.50%) Twitter
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Thunderhead
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Bristow Holland
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago