The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 28 March 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 101 115 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.74% 18.40% 17.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.60% 23.05% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 77 49
Median daily rate £358 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year -0.59% +16.95%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 428 499 532
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 79.41% 79.84% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 299 271
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 34 56
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +76.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridge -2 53 £413 +5.09% 64
Peterborough +3 18 £300 -27.27% 10
Huntingdon -7 4 £275 -43.29% 2
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 63 (35.00%) Java
2 55 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 54 (30.00%) TDD
4 46 (25.56%) .NET
5 45 (25.00%) Scrum
6 43 (23.89%) Git (software)
7 38 (21.11%) HTML
8 35 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (18.89%) E-Commerce
10 32 (17.78%) Selenium
11 29 (16.11%) HTML5
11 29 (16.11%) Node.js
11 29 (16.11%) Jenkins
12 28 (15.56%) CSS
13 27 (15.00%) Finance
13 27 (15.00%) REST
14 26 (14.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 26 (14.44%) SQL
14 26 (14.44%) jQuery
15 25 (13.89%) C#
15 25 (13.89%) MVC
16 24 (13.33%) BDD
17 23 (12.78%) SQL Server
18 21 (11.67%) Cucumber
19 20 (11.11%) JSON
20 19 (10.56%) QA
20 19 (10.56%) Python
21 18 (10.00%) Microsoft
21 18 (10.00%) CSS3
22 17 (9.44%) WebDriver

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 11 (6.11%) WordPress
2 7 (3.89%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.33%) CMS
4 5 (2.78%) Apache
4 5 (2.78%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.22%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.67%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.67%) Drupal
6 3 (1.67%) JBoss
6 3 (1.67%) SAS
6 3 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.67%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.11%) Documentum
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) SDL Web 8
2 5 (2.78%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.11%) Magento
3 2 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.11%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.56%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.56%) IaaS
2 10 (5.56%) PaaS
3 9 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.22%) Veeva
5 2 (1.11%) SaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
6 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.67%) HTTP
2 10 (5.56%) DNS
2 10 (5.56%) SSL
2 10 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.78%) Internet
4 3 (1.67%) Firewall
5 2 (1.11%) Intranet
6 1 (0.56%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.56%) LDAP
6 1 (0.56%) NFC
6 1 (0.56%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.44%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (7.78%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.78%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.33%) Big Data
5 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.22%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.22%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.22%) HBase
8 3 (1.67%) Redis
9 2 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.11%) Data Mart
9 2 (1.11%) MySQL
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 43 (23.89%) Git (software)
2 32 (17.78%) Selenium
3 29 (16.11%) Jenkins
4 26 (14.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (11.67%) Cucumber
6 17 (9.44%) WebDriver
7 14 (7.78%) Appium
8 13 (7.22%) Eclipse
9 12 (6.67%) JBehave
9 12 (6.67%) JIRA
9 12 (6.67%) Mercurial
10 10 (5.56%) Subversion
11 9 (5.00%) Android Studio
11 9 (5.00%) JUnit
12 7 (3.89%) IntelliJ
12 7 (3.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (3.89%) WebStorm
13 6 (3.33%) gulp
13 6 (3.33%) Mockito
14 4 (2.22%) Grunt
General
1 27 (15.00%) Finance
2 11 (6.11%) Banking
3 9 (5.00%) Back Office
4 6 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.67%) Games
6 3 (1.67%) Marketing
6 3 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (40.00%) Developer
2 34 (18.89%) Analyst
3 18 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 13 (7.22%) Java Developer
5 11 (6.11%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (6.11%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 10 (5.56%) Tester
7 9 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (4.44%) Architect
8 8 (4.44%) Programme Manager
9 7 (3.89%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.89%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (3.89%) HTML Developer
9 7 (3.89%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.33%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
10 6 (3.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.56%) .NET
2 38 (21.11%) HTML
3 29 (16.11%) HTML5
3 29 (16.11%) Node.js
4 28 (15.56%) CSS
5 27 (15.00%) REST
6 26 (14.44%) jQuery
7 20 (11.11%) JSON
8 18 (10.00%) CSS3
9 16 (8.89%) AngularJS
10 12 (6.67%) XML
11 11 (6.11%) RESTful
11 11 (6.11%) Spring
12 10 (5.56%) Android SDK
12 10 (5.56%) ASP.NET
12 10 (5.56%) Web Services
13 9 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (4.44%) Hibernate
14 8 (4.44%) JPA
15 6 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.44%) User Experience
2 14 (7.78%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.89%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.22%) Graphic Design
4 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.67%) Life Science
6 2 (1.11%) AS400
6 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.11%) iPad
6 2 (1.11%) iSeries
7 1 (0.56%) ASIC
7 1 (0.56%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.78%) Linux
2 11 (6.11%) Windows
3 10 (5.56%) Android
3 10 (5.56%) CoreOS
3 10 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 5 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.00%) TDD
2 45 (25.00%) Scrum
3 35 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (18.89%) E-Commerce
5 25 (13.89%) MVC
6 24 (13.33%) BDD
7 16 (8.89%) Automation Testing
8 15 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (7.78%) Project Management
10 13 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (7.22%) Web Development
11 12 (6.67%) Defect Management
11 12 (6.67%) Front End Development
11 12 (6.67%) Kanban
11 12 (6.67%) Open Source
11 12 (6.67%) Test Scripting
11 12 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 11 (6.11%) Regression Testing
12 11 (6.11%) SOA
13 10 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (35.00%) Java
2 55 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 26 (14.44%) SQL
4 25 (13.89%) C#
5 19 (10.56%) Python
6 17 (9.44%) PHP
7 9 (5.00%) Scala
8 5 (2.78%) C++
8 5 (2.78%) Groovy
8 5 (2.78%) Ruby
8 5 (2.78%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.22%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.11%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.11%) Dart
10 2 (1.11%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.56%) ES6
11 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.67%) ISEB
2 3 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (1.67%) PMP
3 2 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.11%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.56%) QA
2 8 (4.44%) PMO
3 5 (2.78%) GDPR
4 3 (1.67%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 13 (7.22%) Docker
2 4 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.22%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.78%) Oracle
3 10 (5.56%) Adobe
4 4 (2.22%) Hortonworks
4 4 (2.22%) VMware
5 3 (1.67%) SAP
5 3 (1.67%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.67%) Talend
6 2 (1.11%) Apple
6 2 (1.11%) Embarcadero
6 2 (1.11%) webMethods
6 2 (1.11%) Workday
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) HP
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) OpenText
7 1 (0.56%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) WSO2
7 1 (0.56%) Zend
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