The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 3 9 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 67 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 24.01% 13.19% 6.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.45% 16.82% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 11
Median daily rate £350 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year +0.59% +16.95%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 220 214 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 78.85% 78.39% 66.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 126 130
Median daily rate £340 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Leicestershire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Leicestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Leicestershire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Leicestershire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Leicestershire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +5 42 £375 +25.00% 18
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Loughborough - 1 £325 -
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 60 (50.42%) JavaScript
2 53 (44.54%) .NET
2 53 (44.54%) CSS
3 51 (42.86%) HTML
3 51 (42.86%) Scrum
4 49 (41.18%) C#
5 41 (34.45%) TDD
6 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET
7 35 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (26.05%) MVC
9 30 (25.21%) SQL
10 28 (23.53%) E-Commerce
10 28 (23.53%) Front End Development
11 27 (22.69%) AngularJS
12 24 (20.17%) HTML5
12 24 (20.17%) jQuery
13 20 (16.81%) CSS3
14 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
15 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 17 (14.29%) Ember.js
16 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (13.45%) React
17 15 (12.61%) RESTful
17 15 (12.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (12.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (12.61%) Java
17 15 (12.61%) Web Services
18 14 (11.76%) Retail
19 13 (10.92%) Git (software)
19 13 (10.92%) User Experience

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 7 (5.88%) CMS
2 5 (4.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.52%) WordPress
4 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.84%) Confluence
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) IaaS
1 8 (6.72%) PaaS
2 3 (2.52%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.52%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) DNS
1 8 (6.72%) HTTP
1 8 (6.72%) SSL
1 8 (6.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.84%) FTP
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.20%) Selenium
4 4 (3.36%) gulp
4 4 (3.36%) JUnit
5 3 (2.52%) Axure RP
5 3 (2.52%) Grunt
5 3 (2.52%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.52%) JIRA
5 3 (2.52%) jMock
5 3 (2.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.68%) git-flow
6 2 (1.68%) Maven
6 2 (1.68%) Mocha
6 2 (1.68%) Protractor
6 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.84%) Gitweb
7 1 (0.84%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.84%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (11.76%) Retail
2 12 (10.08%) Finance
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) Games
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (67.23%) Developer
2 26 (21.85%) C# Developer
3 25 (21.01%) .NET Developer
4 22 (18.49%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (16.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 17 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (10.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (9.24%) Angular Developer
11 9 (7.56%) Software Engineer
12 8 (6.72%) HTML CSS Developer
12 8 (6.72%) HTML Developer
12 8 (6.72%) Senior Developer
13 7 (5.88%) Analyst
14 6 (5.04%) Designer
14 6 (5.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 6 (5.04%) UX Designer
15 5 (4.20%) Java Developer
15 5 (4.20%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (44.54%) .NET
1 53 (44.54%) CSS
2 51 (42.86%) HTML
3 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET
4 27 (22.69%) AngularJS
5 24 (20.17%) HTML5
5 24 (20.17%) jQuery
6 20 (16.81%) CSS3
7 17 (14.29%) Ember.js
8 16 (13.45%) React
9 15 (12.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (12.61%) RESTful
9 15 (12.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (12.61%) Web Services
10 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (9.24%) JSON
11 11 (9.24%) Node.js
12 9 (7.56%) REST
13 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (5.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.92%) User Experience
3 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.72%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.68%) SCADA
4 2 (1.68%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.68%) Social Media
5 1 (0.84%) AS400
5 1 (0.84%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.84%) FMCG
5 1 (0.84%) Life Science
5 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Linux
2 8 (6.72%) CoreOS
2 8 (6.72%) Ubuntu
3 6 (5.04%) Windows
4 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.86%) Scrum
2 41 (34.45%) TDD
3 35 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (26.05%) MVC
5 28 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 28 (23.53%) Front End Development
6 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 12 (10.08%) Analytics
8 11 (9.24%) BDD
8 11 (9.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (9.24%) Translating Business Requirements
9 10 (8.40%) Mentoring
9 10 (8.40%) UML
10 9 (7.56%) SOA
11 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.72%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (6.72%) Integration Testing
11 8 (6.72%) Kanban
11 8 (6.72%) Unit Testing
12 7 (5.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (50.42%) JavaScript
2 49 (41.18%) C#
3 30 (25.21%) SQL
4 15 (12.61%) Java
5 12 (10.08%) VB.NET
6 10 (8.40%) Python
7 7 (5.88%) C++
8 4 (3.36%) ES6
8 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.84%) ABAP
10 1 (0.84%) COBOL
10 1 (0.84%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.84%) RPG
10 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.68%) MCSD
4 2 (1.68%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.68%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (1.68%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.52%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) TickIT
3 2 (1.68%) SDET
4 1 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (9.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.72%) Adobe
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle
4 3 (2.52%) ClickTale
4 3 (2.52%) SAP
4 3 (2.52%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.84%) hybris
5 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
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