Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 96 238 222
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.87% 21.04% 20.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.59% 24.64% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 173 112
Median daily rate £461 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.88% +18.88%
10th Percentile £313 £354 £271
90th Percentile £587 £675 £561
East of England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £75.00 £43.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.41% +31.06% -17.50%
East of England median hourly rate £52.75 £43.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.97% -3.89% +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 407 966 928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.48% 85.41% 86.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 546 459
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £625 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £433
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 100 93
Median hourly rate £15.75 £17.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.35% -0.71% -41.67%
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.64 £11.40
90th Percentile £46.13 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £23.08 £17.50 £17.32
% change year-on-year +31.86% +1.04% -45.02%

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 9 July 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
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 9 July 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 -2 68 £469 +4.17% 46
Peterborough +4 14 £444 -1.39% 4
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 28 (29.17%) Scrum
2 27 (28.13%) AWS
3 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
4 22 (22.92%) C#
4 22 (22.92%) .NET
5 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 20 (20.83%) SQL
6 20 (20.83%) Node.js
7 18 (18.75%) Analytics
7 18 (18.75%) React
8 16 (16.67%) ETL
9 15 (15.63%) Web Services
9 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (14.58%) Amazon S3
10 14 (14.58%) CSS
10 14 (14.58%) Data Science
11 13 (13.54%) Microservices
11 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
11 13 (13.54%) PRINCE2
11 13 (13.54%) Project Management
11 13 (13.54%) Azure
12 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (11.46%) Data Modelling
13 11 (11.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
13 11 (11.46%) TDD
13 11 (11.46%) Talend
13 11 (11.46%) Power Platform
14 10 (10.42%) DevOps
14 10 (10.42%) Artificial Intelligence

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 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.17%) CMS
3 3 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.08%) SAS
5 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.13%) AWS
2 14 (14.58%) Amazon S3
3 13 (13.54%) Azure
4 11 (11.46%) Power Platform
5 9 (9.38%) SaaS
6 8 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (6.25%) PowerApps
8 5 (5.21%) Office 365
8 5 (5.21%) Serverless
9 4 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (4.17%) Azure Functions
10 3 (3.13%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (3.13%) CloudFront
10 3 (3.13%) GitHub
11 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (1.04%) Amazon Cognito
12 1 (1.04%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) Amazon Redshift
2 9 (9.38%) Data Lake
3 7 (7.29%) Amazon Aurora
3 7 (7.29%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (7.29%) Power BI
3 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.21%) Star Schema
5 4 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (4.17%) Data Mart
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.13%) Big Data
6 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.08%) MySQL
8 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.04%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 8 (8.33%) JIRA
4 5 (5.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (4.17%) webpack
6 3 (3.13%) ERwin
6 3 (3.13%) Selenium
7 2 (2.08%) Balsamiq
7 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.08%) Cypress.io
7 2 (2.08%) ER Studio
7 2 (2.08%) Robot Framework
7 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.04%) git-flow
8 1 (1.04%) GitLab
8 1 (1.04%) GoCD
8 1 (1.04%) Postman
8 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (11.46%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (4.17%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) Finance
4 2 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Developer
2 13 (13.54%) .NET Developer
3 11 (11.46%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (11.46%) C# Developer
4 10 (10.42%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.38%) Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) AWS Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Data Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) React Developer
7 6 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Cloud Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Data Science Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.21%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.21%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.92%) .NET
2 20 (20.83%) Node.js
3 18 (18.75%) React
4 15 (15.63%) Web Services
5 14 (14.58%) CSS
6 9 (9.38%) HTML
6 9 (9.38%) Redux
7 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.29%) .NET Core
8 7 (7.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.29%) Entity Framework
8 7 (7.29%) HTML5
9 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (6.25%) CSS3
10 4 (4.17%) OAuth
10 4 (4.17%) OAuth2
11 3 (3.13%) JSON
11 3 (3.13%) REST
11 3 (3.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Data Structures
1 5 (5.21%) Life Science
2 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Reference Data
2 4 (4.17%) User Experience
3 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.04%) CMDB
5 1 (1.04%) CPLD
5 1 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) Optoelectronics
5 1 (1.04%) Robotics
5 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.04%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) Android
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.04%) Debian
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) Scrum
2 18 (18.75%) Analytics
3 16 (16.67%) ETL
4 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.58%) Data Science
6 13 (13.54%) Microservices
6 13 (13.54%) PRINCE2
6 13 (13.54%) Project Management
7 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (11.46%) Data Modelling
8 11 (11.46%) TDD
9 10 (10.42%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (10.42%) DevOps
10 9 (9.38%) MVC
11 8 (8.33%) Visualisation
12 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis
12 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (6.25%) Data Integration
13 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
13 6 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) C#
2 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.83%) SQL
4 10 (10.42%) Python
5 7 (7.29%) Java
6 6 (6.25%) ES6
7 5 (5.21%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.08%) C++
8 2 (2.08%) Perl
8 2 (2.08%) R
9 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.04%) C
9 1 (1.04%) Go
9 1 (1.04%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.04%) PHP
9 1 (1.04%) Ruby
9 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.04%) VBA
9 1 (1.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 5 (5.21%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.13%) PMP
4 2 (2.08%) ISEB
4 2 (2.08%) PhD
4 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) APMP
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (4.17%) GxP
3 2 (2.08%) DICOM
4 1 (1.04%) GDPR
4 1 (1.04%) ITGC
4 1 (1.04%) PMO
4 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (9.38%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.04%) Rancher
2 1 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) Talend
2 4 (4.17%) Databricks
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.13%) Tableau
4 2 (2.08%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe
5 1 (1.04%) ANSYS
5 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Informatica
5 1 (1.04%) Intel
5 1 (1.04%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 1 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.04%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.04%) Snow
5 1 (1.04%) VMware