Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 213 187 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.19% 17.88% 19.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.25% 21.67% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 104 151
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £440 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £284 £217 £285
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £33.00 - £55.00
10th Percentile £14.70 - £47.00
90th Percentile £52.90 - £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £40.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +7.98% +7.24% +5.56%

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 916 863 962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.82% 82.50% 80.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 416 575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +17.86%
10th Percentile £263 £205 £256
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £438 £422 £413
% change year-on-year +3.67% +2.30% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 111 68
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £31.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.71% -16.78% +63.74%
10th Percentile £11.29 £12.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £47.50 £54.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -46.97% +22.22% +8.00%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +1 108 £461 +21.38% 129
Peterborough -2 32 £381 +27.08% 13
Huntingdon +13 1 £275 +10.00% 2
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 69 (32.39%) .NET
2 62 (29.11%) C#
3 59 (27.70%) E-Commerce
3 59 (27.70%) TDD
4 55 (25.82%) Node.js
5 49 (23.00%) Docker
6 46 (21.60%) Java
6 46 (21.60%) Scrum
7 44 (20.66%) JavaScript
8 40 (18.78%) Test Automation
9 36 (16.90%) Web Services
10 35 (16.43%) Microservices
11 33 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
11 33 (15.49%) OO
12 31 (14.55%) MVC
12 31 (14.55%) SQL
13 29 (13.62%) MongoDB
14 28 (13.15%) CSS
14 28 (13.15%) JSON
15 27 (12.68%) Project Management
15 27 (12.68%) REST
16 26 (12.21%) JIRA
17 25 (11.74%) HTML
17 25 (11.74%) NoSQL
18 24 (11.27%) BDD
19 23 (10.80%) Finance
20 22 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
21 20 (9.39%) XML
21 20 (9.39%) User Stories
22 19 (8.92%) Analytical Skills

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 15 (7.04%) Mule
2 11 (5.16%) Confluence
3 7 (3.29%) CMS
4 6 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.82%) Predix
5 5 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.47%) Apache
7 1 (0.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.47%) IIS
7 1 (0.47%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Chatbot
2 6 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (1.88%) SAP HR
3 3 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.41%) Magento
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.98%) PaaS
3 16 (7.51%) Google Analytics
3 16 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.69%) SuccessFactors
5 8 (3.76%) GitHub
6 6 (2.82%) npm
7 5 (2.35%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.88%) SaaS
9 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.94%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.94%) Office 365
9 2 (0.94%) Serverless
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.47%) Route 53
10 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) HTTP
2 3 (1.41%) SMS
3 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.62%) MongoDB
2 25 (11.74%) NoSQL
3 16 (7.51%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.82%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (2.82%) MySQL
4 6 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.82%) Redis
4 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.94%) Power BI
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (12.21%) JIRA
2 19 (8.92%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.57%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.16%) Selenium
5 10 (4.69%) Mercurial
6 9 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.29%) Subversion
8 6 (2.82%) Bower
8 6 (2.82%) gulp
8 6 (2.82%) JMeter
9 5 (2.35%) IntelliJ
9 5 (2.35%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.35%) JUnit
9 5 (2.35%) Maven
9 5 (2.35%) Mockito
9 5 (2.35%) WebStorm
10 4 (1.88%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.88%) Mocha
10 4 (1.88%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 23 (10.80%) Finance
2 19 (8.92%) Advertising
3 17 (7.98%) Marketing
4 11 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.29%) Back Office
5 7 (3.29%) Games
6 5 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.35%) Retail
7 3 (1.41%) Automotive
8 2 (0.94%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 73 (34.27%) Developer
2 33 (15.49%) Analyst
3 24 (11.27%) Project Manager
4 22 (10.33%) Architect
5 21 (9.86%) Business Analyst
6 18 (8.45%) C# Developer
6 18 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (7.51%) E-Commerce Architect
7 16 (7.51%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 14 (6.57%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.57%) Digital Architect
8 14 (6.57%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 13 (6.10%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.23%) Test Engineer
13 8 (3.76%) Agile C# Developer
13 8 (3.76%) Agile Developer
13 8 (3.76%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (3.76%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (32.39%) .NET
2 55 (25.82%) Node.js
3 36 (16.90%) Web Services
4 28 (13.15%) CSS
4 28 (13.15%) JSON
5 27 (12.68%) REST
6 25 (11.74%) HTML
7 20 (9.39%) XML
8 18 (8.45%) .NET Core
8 18 (8.45%) AngularJS
8 18 (8.45%) Kafka
9 17 (7.98%) jQuery
10 14 (6.57%) Spring
11 13 (6.10%) ASP.NET
11 13 (6.10%) RESTful
12 12 (5.63%) HTML5
13 10 (4.69%) .NET Framework
13 10 (4.69%) J2EE
13 10 (4.69%) LESS
13 10 (4.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.57%) User Experience
3 13 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.82%) e-Learning
6 6 (2.82%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (2.82%) Podcast
7 4 (1.88%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.41%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.41%) Fintech
8 3 (1.41%) Life Science
8 3 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.94%) CAN bus
9 2 (0.94%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.47%) Animation
10 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.04%) Linux
2 7 (3.29%) Unix
3 5 (2.35%) Windows
4 3 (1.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) CentOS
6 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.70%) E-Commerce
1 59 (27.70%) TDD
2 46 (21.60%) Scrum
3 40 (18.78%) Test Automation
4 35 (16.43%) Microservices
5 33 (15.49%) OO
6 31 (14.55%) MVC
7 27 (12.68%) Project Management
8 24 (11.27%) BDD
9 22 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (9.39%) User Stories
11 19 (8.92%) DevOps
12 18 (8.45%) Analytics
12 18 (8.45%) Business Analysis
13 16 (7.51%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (7.51%) SDLC
14 14 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (6.57%) Waterfall
15 13 (6.10%) Acceptance Criteria
15 13 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (29.11%) C#
2 46 (21.60%) Java
3 44 (20.66%) JavaScript
4 31 (14.55%) SQL
5 15 (7.04%) Python
6 10 (4.69%) Scala
7 9 (4.23%) Perl
8 7 (3.29%) ES6
8 7 (3.29%) Java 8
9 5 (2.35%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.35%) Groovy
9 5 (2.35%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.88%) C++
10 4 (1.88%) PHP
11 3 (1.41%) C
12 2 (0.94%) Ruby
12 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.47%) Clojure
13 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (5.16%) Degree
2 4 (1.88%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.88%) PMP
3 3 (1.41%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.41%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.47%) CISA
5 1 (0.47%) CISM
5 1 (0.47%) CISSP
5 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.47%) MCPD
5 1 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.98%) QA
2 3 (1.41%) GDPR
2 3 (1.41%) PMO
3 2 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.47%) GxP
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (23.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.76%) Kubernetes
1 8 (3.76%) Puppet
2 7 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.35%) Ansible
4 3 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.41%) Rancher
5 2 (0.94%) Terraform
6 1 (0.47%) Grafana
6 1 (0.47%) Graphite
6 1 (0.47%) Icinga
6 1 (0.47%) logstash
6 1 (0.47%) Nagios
6 1 (0.47%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 19 (8.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.51%) Google
2 16 (7.51%) SAP
3 13 (6.10%) Oracle
4 9 (4.23%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.82%) Mapbox
6 5 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.35%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.88%) Coveo
7 4 (1.88%) Facebook
8 3 (1.41%) Ariba
8 3 (1.41%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (1.41%) Concur
8 3 (1.41%) webMethods
9 2 (0.94%) Tableau
10 1 (0.47%) Cadence
10 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.47%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.47%) WorldPay