Period
to 23 October 2020

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 23 October 2020 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
23 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 62 269 241
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.81% 22.68% 20.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.46% 26.27% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 191 126
Median daily rate £456 £460 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.82% +5.44% +16.33%
10th Percentile £311 £363 £293
90th Percentile £601 £675 £575
East of England median daily rate £475 £475 £490
% change year-on-year - -3.06% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £30.25 £40.40 £41.25
90th Percentile £59.00 £49.00 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £33.75 £45.50 £35.29
% change year-on-year -25.82% +28.93% -11.78%

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 276 1,024 1,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.18% 86.34% 87.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 582 567
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £266
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
East of England median daily rate £437 £445 £438
% change year-on-year -1.80% +1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 97 90
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% -48.67%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £48.88
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -42.15%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2020.

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 23 October 2020. 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 0 50 £450 - 69
Peterborough -9 3 £463 +2.78% 4
Huntingdon +5 2 £475 -26.92% 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2020, 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 16 (25.81%) AWS
2 14 (22.58%) Scrum
3 13 (20.97%) Python
3 13 (20.97%) Analytics
4 12 (19.35%) Talend
4 12 (19.35%) C#
4 12 (19.35%) ETL
5 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (16.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (16.13%) DevOps
6 10 (16.13%) Amazon S3
6 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
7 9 (14.52%) Visualisation
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.90%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (12.90%) React
8 8 (12.90%) Power Platform
9 7 (11.29%) Technical Leadership
9 7 (11.29%) SDLC
9 7 (11.29%) Amazon Aurora
9 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
9 7 (11.29%) Big Data
9 7 (11.29%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.29%) Azure
9 7 (11.29%) JIRA
9 7 (11.29%) Computer Science

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 5 (8.06%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.45%) SAS
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Documentum
5 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.61%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) AWS
2 10 (16.13%) Amazon S3
3 8 (12.90%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (12.90%) Power Platform
4 7 (11.29%) Azure
5 6 (9.68%) PowerApps
6 4 (6.45%) SaaS
7 3 (4.84%) Office 365
8 2 (3.23%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (1.61%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.61%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.61%) GCP
9 1 (1.61%) GitHub
9 1 (1.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (1.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (1.61%) Serverless
9 1 (1.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (11.29%) Amazon Aurora
2 7 (11.29%) Big Data
3 6 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (9.68%) Power BI
4 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.06%) Star Schema
5 4 (6.45%) Apache Hive
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.84%) MySQL
7 2 (3.23%) Data Lake
7 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.23%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.61%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.29%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.23%) ER Studio
4 2 (3.23%) ERwin
4 2 (3.23%) Selenium
4 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.23%) webpack
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.61%) Balsamiq
5 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.61%) GitLab
5 1 (1.61%) Mocha
5 1 (1.61%) Postman
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 10 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.84%) Electronics
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Developer
2 6 (9.68%) Analyst
2 6 (9.68%) Data Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Junior
4 4 (6.45%) Test Manager
5 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
5 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (4.84%) React Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Data Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.23%) Junior Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Junior Python Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Python Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Scrum Master
6 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) React
2 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) CSS
2 6 (9.68%) Node.js
3 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.06%) Entity Framework
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 5 (8.06%) NumPy
3 5 (8.06%) Web Services
4 4 (6.45%) Redux
5 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.84%) HTML5
5 3 (4.84%) RESTful
6 2 (3.23%) CSS3
6 2 (3.23%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 2 (3.23%) OAuth
6 2 (3.23%) OAuth2
6 2 (3.23%) Silverlight
6 2 (3.23%) WCF
6 2 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Life Science
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) LIMS
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Scrum
2 13 (20.97%) Analytics
3 12 (19.35%) ETL
4 10 (16.13%) DevOps
5 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
5 9 (14.52%) Visualisation
6 8 (12.90%) Project Management
6 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
7 7 (11.29%) SDLC
7 7 (11.29%) Technical Leadership
7 7 (11.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
8 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.06%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (8.06%) High Availability
9 5 (8.06%) Project Delivery
10 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) Python
2 12 (19.35%) C#
3 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.29%) SQL
5 4 (6.45%) ES6
5 4 (6.45%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.84%) C++
6 3 (4.84%) R
7 2 (3.23%) C
7 2 (3.23%) XAML
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.84%) PhD
2 3 (4.84%) PMP
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) APMP
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) DICOM
2 2 (3.23%) GxP
3 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 26262
3 1 (1.61%) ITGC
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Rancher
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Talend
2 3 (4.84%) Splunk
3 2 (3.23%) MuleSoft
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.61%) DocuSign
4 1 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) SAP