Period
to 2 August 2021

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 2 August 2021 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
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 60 75 262
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.05% 18.66% 22.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 20.72% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 50 177
10th Percentile £343 £313 £359
25th Percentile £393 £369 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +2.78% - +1.69%
75th Percentile £523 £500 £563
90th Percentile £594 £600 £675
East of England median daily rate £478 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +0.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £75.00 £44.00
Median % change year-on-year - +70.45% +33.33%
East of England median hourly rate £46.00 £59.00 £45.75
% change year-on-year -22.03% +28.96% +3.98%

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 490 362 1,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 82.08% 90.05% 86.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 236 567
10th Percentile £153 £263 £263
25th Percentile £258 £363 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £379 £463 £450
Median % change year-on-year -18.11% +2.78% +5.88%
75th Percentile £500 £550 £538
90th Percentile £588 £650 £638
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 22 96
10th Percentile " £13.06 £10.20
25th Percentile £12.25 £14.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £17.13
Median % change year-on-year -12.90% -9.49% -2.14%
75th Percentile £18.75 £20.94 £47.31
90th Percentile £22.41 £47.50 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £24.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.22% +41.14% +1.04%

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 2 August 2021.

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
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 2 August 2021. 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 51 £469 +4.17% 103
Peterborough -30 5 £463 +4.23% 11
Huntingdon - 1 £700 - 2
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, 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 17 (28.33%) .NET
2 16 (26.67%) DevOps
3 15 (25.00%) C#
4 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.33%) Scrum
4 14 (23.33%) React
5 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (20.00%) Python
6 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (16.67%) Life Science
7 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 10 (16.67%) Node.js
8 9 (15.00%) Azure
8 9 (15.00%) Degree
9 8 (13.33%) Windows
9 8 (13.33%) Java
9 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
9 8 (13.33%) Docker
9 8 (13.33%) Social Skills
10 7 (11.67%) TypeScript
10 7 (11.67%) Coaching
10 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.67%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.67%) Selenium
10 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.00%) GitLab
11 6 (10.00%) Kubernetes
11 6 (10.00%) C++
11 6 (10.00%) 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 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) CMS
2 2 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) Documentum
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.33%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Azure
2 5 (8.33%) AWS
3 4 (6.67%) GitHub
4 3 (5.00%) GCP
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.67%) PaaS
6 1 (1.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Big Data
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.33%) Metadata
2 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.67%) DataStage
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Power BI
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.67%) Selenium
4 6 (10.00%) GitLab
4 6 (10.00%) JIRA
5 4 (6.67%) Cypress.io
5 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.00%) Appium
6 3 (5.00%) Postman
6 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (3.33%) Artifactory
7 2 (3.33%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (13.33%) Social Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Developer
2 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Applications Manager
4 3 (5.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Data Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) WPF Developer
5 2 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) .NET
2 14 (23.33%) React
3 10 (16.67%) Node.js
4 6 (10.00%) Jest
5 5 (8.33%) CSS
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.67%) HTML
7 3 (5.00%) Autofac
7 3 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (5.00%) RESTful
7 3 (5.00%) Spring
7 3 (5.00%) Spring Boot
7 3 (5.00%) WCF
7 3 (5.00%) WPF
8 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.33%) JMS
8 2 (3.33%) MFC
8 2 (3.33%) WinForms
8 2 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Life Science
2 4 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) 3D Printing
4 2 (3.33%) Biotechnology
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Fibre Optics
5 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.67%) Optoelectronics
5 1 (1.67%) Robotics
5 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) DevOps
2 14 (23.33%) Scrum
3 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.67%) Coaching
5 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.67%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
5 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.33%) Full Stack Development
6 5 (8.33%) Microservices
6 5 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.33%) UML
7 4 (6.67%) Epics
7 4 (6.67%) OO
7 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) C#
2 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.00%) Python
4 8 (13.33%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) TypeScript
6 6 (10.00%) C++
6 6 (10.00%) SQL
7 5 (8.33%) C
8 4 (6.67%) VBA
9 3 (5.00%) Ruby
9 3 (5.00%) XAML
10 1 (1.67%) ES6
10 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PhD
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.00%) Kibana
3 2 (3.33%) Grafana
4 1 (1.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) ANSYS
1 2 (3.33%) Google
1 2 (3.33%) IBM
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle
1 2 (3.33%) Siemens
2 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.67%) Informatica
2 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.67%) Talend