Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 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
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 276 162 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.55% 15.34% 18.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.84% 18.71% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 72 154
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £386 £394 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +3.28% +1.67%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £281
90th Percentile £536 £575 £529
East of England median daily rate £450 £439 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% +3.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £48.50 - £52.50
10th Percentile £43.20 - £40.19
90th Percentile £55.03 - £72.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -7.41% +12.50%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,111 866 1,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.73% 82.01% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 377 624
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 100 83
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £26.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.84% -28.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £12.18 £12.50 £8.80
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £56.50
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +37.78%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 93 £386 -9.12% 149
Peterborough +12 64 £328 +19.09% 38
Huntingdon -1 1 £275 +27.91% 3
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 121 (43.84%) TDD
2 120 (43.48%) .NET
3 107 (38.77%) C#
4 89 (32.25%) Docker
5 82 (29.71%) Node.js
6 74 (26.81%) E-Commerce
7 68 (24.64%) Scrum
8 58 (21.01%) Microservices
9 54 (19.57%) JIRA
10 53 (19.20%) Finance
11 52 (18.84%) JavaScript
12 49 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
13 46 (16.67%) MongoDB
14 40 (14.49%) Java
14 40 (14.49%) SDLC
15 39 (14.13%) BDD
16 38 (13.77%) Web Services
17 37 (13.41%) OO
17 37 (13.41%) NoSQL
17 37 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (12.68%) Git (software)
19 33 (11.96%) Test Automation
20 32 (11.59%) JSON
20 32 (11.59%) .NET Core
21 31 (11.23%) MVC
21 31 (11.23%) Atlassian
22 30 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
23 29 (10.51%) PaaS
23 29 (10.51%) Project Management
23 29 (10.51%) SQL

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 28 (10.14%) Confluence
2 19 (6.88%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.71%) CMS
4 10 (3.62%) JBoss
4 10 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (2.90%) Mule
6 7 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.09%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.72%) SAS
8 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.36%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.36%) Drupal
9 1 (0.36%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.54%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.72%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.72%) Unica
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 49 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (10.51%) PaaS
4 25 (9.06%) Google Analytics
5 7 (2.54%) GitHub
6 6 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.45%) SaaS
8 3 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.72%) Office 365
9 2 (0.72%) Serverless
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.36%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.36%) Route 53
10 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.90%) Bluetooth
1 8 (2.90%) Wireless
2 5 (1.81%) ATM
2 5 (1.81%) DNS
3 2 (0.72%) SMS
4 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 37 (13.41%) NoSQL
3 18 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.62%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.54%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.09%) MySQL
9 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.72%) Big Data
10 2 (0.72%) DB2
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.36%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 54 (19.57%) JIRA
2 35 (12.68%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.42%) SoapUI
4 23 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.52%) Maven
6 15 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (5.07%) JUnit
8 13 (4.71%) Selenium
8 13 (4.71%) Subversion
9 12 (4.35%) TeamCity
10 10 (3.62%) NUnit
10 10 (3.62%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.54%) Jasmine
11 7 (2.54%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.17%) Cucumber
12 6 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (2.17%) Mocha
12 6 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (19.20%) Finance
2 28 (10.14%) Marketing
3 26 (9.42%) Advertising
4 20 (7.25%) Retail
5 8 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.72%) Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 113 (40.94%) Developer
2 50 (18.12%) C# Developer
3 44 (15.94%) .NET Developer
4 39 (14.13%) Analyst
5 36 (13.04%) Architect
6 34 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (9.78%) Project Manager
7 27 (9.78%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (8.70%) E-Commerce Architect
8 24 (8.70%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 22 (7.97%) Business Analyst
10 20 (7.25%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (6.16%) SQL Developer
11 17 (6.16%) Test Analyst
12 16 (5.80%) Java Developer
12 16 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (5.43%) Digital Architect
13 15 (5.43%) Digital Solutions Architect
13 15 (5.43%) Node.js Developer
13 15 (5.43%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (43.48%) .NET
2 82 (29.71%) Node.js
3 38 (13.77%) Web Services
4 32 (11.59%) .NET Core
4 32 (11.59%) JSON
5 27 (9.78%) Kafka
6 24 (8.70%) Spring
7 23 (8.33%) SOAP
8 22 (7.97%) RESTful
9 20 (7.25%) XML
10 19 (6.88%) jQuery
11 18 (6.52%) CSS
12 17 (6.16%) AngularJS
12 17 (6.16%) REST
13 16 (5.80%) .NET Framework
14 13 (4.71%) React
15 12 (4.35%) J2EE
16 11 (3.99%) HTML
17 10 (3.62%) OAuth
18 9 (3.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.35%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.54%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.17%) Life Science
6 4 (1.45%) Fintech
7 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.72%) iSeries
7 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.72%) Podcast
7 2 (0.72%) User Experience
8 1 (0.36%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.99%) Linux
2 9 (3.26%) Unix
3 3 (1.09%) Windows
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (43.84%) TDD
2 74 (26.81%) E-Commerce
3 68 (24.64%) Scrum
4 58 (21.01%) Microservices
5 40 (14.49%) SDLC
6 39 (14.13%) BDD
7 37 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (13.41%) OO
8 33 (11.96%) Test Automation
9 31 (11.23%) MVC
10 29 (10.51%) Business Analysis
10 29 (10.51%) Project Management
10 29 (10.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 28 (10.14%) Analytics
12 25 (9.06%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (7.97%) SOA
14 21 (7.61%) DevOps
15 20 (7.25%) User Stories
16 18 (6.52%) Pair Programming
17 17 (6.16%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 107 (38.77%) C#
2 52 (18.84%) JavaScript
3 40 (14.49%) Java
4 29 (10.51%) SQL
5 24 (8.70%) Python
6 11 (3.99%) C
7 9 (3.26%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.90%) Embedded C
9 7 (2.54%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.17%) Perl
11 5 (1.81%) C++
11 5 (1.81%) VBScript
12 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.09%) PHP
12 3 (1.09%) Ruby
12 3 (1.09%) Scala
13 2 (0.72%) R
13 2 (0.72%) RPG
13 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.36%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.09%) ISEB
2 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.09%) PMP
2 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.72%) CBAP
3 2 (0.72%) IIBA
3 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.36%) CISA
4 1 (0.36%) CISM
4 1 (0.36%) CISSP
4 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.17%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) GDPR
3 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 89 (32.25%) Docker
2 5 (1.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (3.99%) Kubernetes
3 10 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.62%) Puppet
4 5 (1.81%) Ansible
5 2 (0.72%) Terraform
6 1 (0.36%) Graphite
6 1 (0.36%) logstash
6 1 (0.36%) Rancher
Vendors
1 31 (11.23%) Atlassian
2 25 (9.06%) Google
3 21 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 20 (7.25%) Oracle
5 8 (2.90%) SAP
6 7 (2.54%) Perforce
6 7 (2.54%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.17%) Coveo
8 4 (1.45%) IBM
8 4 (1.45%) webMethods
9 3 (1.09%) Ariba
9 3 (1.09%) Concur
9 3 (1.09%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.72%) Adobe
10 2 (0.72%) Alterian
10 2 (0.72%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.72%) Teradata
11 1 (0.36%) Cadence
11 1 (0.36%) Informatica
11 1 (0.36%) Progress