Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 62 138 207
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.32% 19.19% 20.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.77% 21.97% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 100 137
10th Percentile £333 £313 £343
25th Percentile £390 £409 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
75th Percentile £500 £538 £575
90th Percentile £593 £600 £655
East of England median daily rate £500 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +8.00% -2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £49.50
Median % change year-on-year - -9.09% +8.79%
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -1.10% -9.00% +12.36%

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 349 628 859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.60% 87.34% 85.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 389 473
10th Percentile £202 £250 £263
25th Percentile £306 £363 £359
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £460 £450
Median % change year-on-year -10.33% +2.22% +5.88%
75th Percentile £500 £538 £538
90th Percentile £579 £615 £625
East of England median daily rate £425 £435 £450
% change year-on-year -2.30% -3.33% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 75 87
10th Percentile " £13.24 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.25 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% -25.00%
75th Percentile £18.75 £46.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £23.35 £48.90 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -1.41%

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 April 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 23 April 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 48 £460 -3.16% 90
Peterborough -12 5 £463 +2.78% 13
Huntingdon +1 3 £700 +53.42% 1
March - 1 £425 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
1 14 (22.58%) Python
1 14 (22.58%) Scrum
2 13 (20.97%) DevOps
3 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
4 10 (16.13%) Docker
5 9 (14.52%) TypeScript
5 9 (14.52%) React
5 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Node.js
5 9 (14.52%) Linux
6 8 (12.90%) MS Visio
6 8 (12.90%) C#
6 8 (12.90%) C++
6 8 (12.90%) CMS
6 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.90%) JIRA
6 8 (12.90%) Analytics
6 8 (12.90%) Jest
7 7 (11.29%) Data Science
7 7 (11.29%) Machine Learning
7 7 (11.29%) User Experience
7 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.29%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.29%) Degree
7 7 (11.29%) Selenium
7 7 (11.29%) Windows
8 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.68%) .NET
8 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2

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 8 (12.90%) CMS
2 5 (8.06%) Headless CMS
3 3 (4.84%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (8.06%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.61%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) AWS
1 5 (8.06%) Azure
1 5 (8.06%) GitHub
2 3 (4.84%) GCP
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.23%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.61%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.61%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (1.61%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Serverless
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Wireless
2 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.61%) MPLS
2 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.84%) Geospatial Data
1 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (3.23%) Power BI
2 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (1.61%) Big Data
3 1 (1.61%) DataStage
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.90%) JIRA
3 7 (11.29%) Selenium
4 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.45%) Cypress.io
6 3 (4.84%) Appium
6 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (3.23%) Balsamiq
7 2 (3.23%) GitLab
7 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.61%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.61%) Postman
8 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Developer
2 6 (9.68%) Analyst
2 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Architect
3 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Data Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Information Architect
3 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Test Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Applications Manager
5 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
5 3 (4.84%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) Node.js
1 9 (14.52%) React
2 8 (12.90%) Jest
3 6 (9.68%) .NET
4 4 (6.45%) CSS
5 3 (4.84%) Apache NiFi
5 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.84%) Keras
5 3 (4.84%) PyTorch
5 3 (4.84%) scikit-learn
5 3 (4.84%) TensorFlow
6 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.23%) HTML
6 2 (3.23%) LLVM
6 2 (3.23%) MFC
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (3.23%) SQLAlchemy
6 2 (3.23%) WinForms
7 1 (1.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) User Experience
2 5 (8.06%) Taxonomies
3 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.23%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Life Science
5 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Scrum
2 13 (20.97%) DevOps
3 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
4 8 (12.90%) Analytics
4 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.29%) Data Science
5 7 (11.29%) Machine Learning
5 7 (11.29%) Test Automation
6 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.68%) Requirements Gathering
6 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
7 5 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (8.06%) Product Management
7 5 (8.06%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
1 14 (22.58%) Python
2 9 (14.52%) TypeScript
3 8 (12.90%) C#
3 8 (12.90%) C++
4 5 (8.06%) C
4 5 (8.06%) SQL
5 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) ES6
7 1 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 26262
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) GRC
2 1 (1.61%) GxP
2 1 (1.61%) HIPAA
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.84%) Kibana
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Google
1 2 (3.23%) SAP
1 2 (3.23%) Talend
2 1 (1.61%) Informatica
2 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.61%) Splunk