The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 50 92 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.56% 26.14% 13.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.10% 31.40% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 65 49
Median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.23
% change year-on-year +2.36% +13.49%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 237 293 375
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 78.48% 83.24% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 178 275
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £20.65 £27.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 39 (39.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.00%) HTML
3 28 (28.00%) Java
4 26 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (24.00%) Scrum
5 24 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 21 (21.00%) MVC
6 21 (21.00%) CSS
6 21 (21.00%) TDD
7 20 (20.00%) SQL
8 19 (19.00%) jQuery
8 19 (19.00%) Node.js
9 18 (18.00%) AngularJS
9 18 (18.00%) User Experience
10 17 (17.00%) REST
10 17 (17.00%) HTML5
10 17 (17.00%) BDD
11 16 (16.00%) Spring
11 16 (16.00%) .NET
12 13 (13.00%) C#
13 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (12.00%) JIRA
13 12 (12.00%) JSON
13 12 (12.00%) Test Automation
13 12 (12.00%) Mercurial
13 12 (12.00%) Jenkins
13 12 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
14 11 (11.00%) RESTful
14 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (11.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (5.00%) CMS
3 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.00%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.00%) Apache
4 2 (2.00%) Confluence
4 2 (2.00%) Documentum
5 1 (1.00%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.00%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.00%) Jupyter
5 1 (1.00%) Kentico
5 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.00%) Predix
5 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.00%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.00%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) SDL Web 8
2 6 (6.00%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.00%) SaaS
4 2 (2.00%) GitHub
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.00%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.00%) Office 365
5 1 (1.00%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Internet
1 3 (3.00%) MQTT
1 3 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (3.00%) Wireless
1 3 (3.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.00%) NFC
2 1 (1.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.00%) Redis
6 2 (2.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.00%) BODI
7 1 (1.00%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.00%) DataStage
7 1 (1.00%) GIS
7 1 (1.00%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.00%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.00%) JIRA
2 12 (12.00%) Mercurial
3 11 (11.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (9.00%) gulp
4 9 (9.00%) IntelliJ
4 9 (9.00%) WebStorm
5 7 (7.00%) Selenium
5 7 (7.00%) Subversion
6 6 (6.00%) JUnit
6 6 (6.00%) Maven
6 6 (6.00%) Mockito
7 5 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.00%) Grunt
7 5 (5.00%) Jasmine
8 4 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (3.00%) NUnit
9 3 (3.00%) PhantomJS
9 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.00%) Banking
2 4 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.00%) Electronics
3 3 (3.00%) Finance
3 3 (3.00%) Games
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (39.00%) Developer
2 10 (10.00%) Analyst
2 10 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (8.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (7.00%) Tester
5 6 (6.00%) Architect
5 6 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
5 6 (6.00%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Scrum Master
6 5 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Java Web Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.00%) HTML
2 21 (21.00%) CSS
3 19 (19.00%) jQuery
3 19 (19.00%) Node.js
4 18 (18.00%) AngularJS
5 17 (17.00%) HTML5
5 17 (17.00%) REST
6 16 (16.00%) .NET
6 16 (16.00%) Spring
7 12 (12.00%) JSON
8 11 (11.00%) RESTful
8 11 (11.00%) XML
9 9 (9.00%) Sass
10 8 (8.00%) Angular 2
10 8 (8.00%) CSS3
10 8 (8.00%) Web Services
11 7 (7.00%) Hibernate
11 7 (7.00%) JPA
11 7 (7.00%) Spring MVC
11 7 (7.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) User Experience
2 12 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.00%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.00%) Life Science
6 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.00%) Clustering
7 1 (1.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Robotics
7 1 (1.00%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (24.00%) Scrum
3 21 (21.00%) MVC
3 21 (21.00%) TDD
4 17 (17.00%) BDD
5 12 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (11.00%) Project Management
7 9 (9.00%) OO
7 9 (9.00%) Web Development
8 8 (8.00%) BPMN
8 8 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (7.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (7.00%) Front End Development
9 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.00%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.00%) Information Security
10 6 (6.00%) Open Source
10 6 (6.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (28.00%) Java
3 20 (20.00%) SQL
4 13 (13.00%) C#
5 9 (9.00%) TypeScript
6 7 (7.00%) Python
6 7 (7.00%) Scala
7 6 (6.00%) Groovy
8 4 (4.00%) C
8 4 (4.00%) Dart
8 4 (4.00%) ES6
8 4 (4.00%) PHP
9 3 (3.00%) C++
9 3 (3.00%) ECMAScript
9 3 (3.00%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.00%) Tcl
10 2 (2.00%) Ruby
11 1 (1.00%) Erlang
11 1 (1.00%) Haskell
11 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.00%) PMP
4 1 (1.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Firmware
2 1 (1.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Oozie
1 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.00%) SAP
4 2 (2.00%) Google
4 2 (2.00%) Workday
5 1 (1.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.00%) Informatica
5 1 (1.00%) Mercator
5 1 (1.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.00%) OpenText
5 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.00%) Twitter
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Rate: Rate £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - 350 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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