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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 2 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 59 52 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.69% 24.53% 12.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.70% 30.23% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 24
Median daily rate £475 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
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
213 172 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 81.92% 81.13% 80.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 121 188
Median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 9
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +1 43 £475 +18.75% 4
Bury St Edmunds -4 7 £480 +16.36%
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 31 (28.97%) CRM
2 30 (28.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (26.17%) Scrum
4 27 (25.23%) Finance
5 24 (22.43%) SOAP
6 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
6 23 (21.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (19.63%) C#
8 19 (17.76%) Web Services
9 18 (16.82%) Java
9 18 (16.82%) MS Excel
9 18 (16.82%) AngularJS
10 17 (15.89%) Open Source
10 17 (15.89%) SQL
11 16 (14.95%) .NET
12 15 (14.02%) TDD
12 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2
12 15 (14.02%) REST
13 13 (12.15%) OO
14 12 (11.21%) OOA/OOD
14 12 (11.21%) Project Management
14 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
16 10 (9.35%) QA
16 10 (9.35%) User Stories
17 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (8.41%) MS Project

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 9 (8.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.87%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.87%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Documentum
4 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) Liferay
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.41%) MS Project
2 9 (8.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (28.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.93%) Firewall
2 1 (0.93%) SAN
2 1 (0.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.87%) Big Data
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.74%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.87%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.93%) Gradle
4 1 (0.93%) Grunt
4 1 (0.93%) JUnit
4 1 (0.93%) Maven
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (25.23%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Billing
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (33.64%) Developer
2 31 (28.97%) Analyst
3 26 (24.30%) Business Analyst
4 20 (18.69%) Project Manager
5 16 (14.95%) Java Developer
6 13 (12.15%) Agile Developer
7 10 (9.35%) Agile Java Developer
8 9 (8.41%) CRM Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Agile Business Analyst
10 7 (6.54%) .NET Developer
10 7 (6.54%) CRM Analyst
10 7 (6.54%) CRM Business Analyst
10 7 (6.54%) IT Manager
10 7 (6.54%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (5.61%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.43%) SOAP
2 19 (17.76%) Web Services
3 18 (16.82%) AngularJS
4 16 (14.95%) .NET
5 15 (14.02%) REST
6 12 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.54%) XML
8 6 (5.61%) WCF
9 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.74%) HTML
9 4 (3.74%) Silverlight
10 3 (2.80%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.80%) CSS
10 3 (2.80%) LINQ
10 3 (2.80%) NHibernate
10 3 (2.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Reinsurance
3 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.87%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Unix
1 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.97%) CRM
2 28 (26.17%) Scrum
3 17 (15.89%) Open Source
4 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2
4 15 (14.02%) TDD
5 13 (12.15%) OO
6 12 (11.21%) OOA/OOD
6 12 (11.21%) Project Management
7 11 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.35%) User Stories
9 7 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.54%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (6.54%) ITIL
9 7 (6.54%) MVC
9 7 (6.54%) Workflow
10 6 (5.61%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.61%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.67%) Agile Testing
11 5 (4.67%) Data Protection
11 5 (4.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) C#
2 18 (16.82%) Java
3 17 (15.89%) SQL
4 2 (1.87%) C
4 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.93%) Perl
5 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (7.48%) ISEB
3 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.61%) APMP
4 6 (5.61%) MCITP
5 4 (3.74%) Degree
6 2 (1.87%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.93%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.80%) HP
4 2 (1.87%) Facebook
4 2 (1.87%) Thunderhead
4 2 (1.87%) Twitter
5 1 (0.93%) Capita
5 1 (0.93%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) Telerik