Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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.

Agile Software Development
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +11
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 150 96 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 26.74% 18.25% 12.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.47% 24.30% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 54 40
Leicestershire median daily rate £400 £341 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.22% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £276
90th Percentile £549 £467 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £403 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.17% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - £47.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £47.50

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 462 395 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 82.35% 75.10% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 249 208
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £240 £127 £154
90th Percentile £525 £500 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 24
Leicestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.72% -4.13% -24.38%
10th Percentile £8.44 £9.70 £10.30
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £41.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Leicester +2 93 £410 +9.33% 17
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 3 £390 -
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 47 (31.33%) .NET
2 42 (28.00%) C#
3 41 (27.33%) JavaScript
3 41 (27.33%) CSS
4 40 (26.67%) HTML
4 40 (26.67%) Scrum
5 31 (20.67%) Finance
6 28 (18.67%) Test Automation
7 27 (18.00%) HTML5
8 26 (17.33%) MVC
8 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET
9 25 (16.67%) Windows
9 25 (16.67%) TDD
9 25 (16.67%) Node.js
9 25 (16.67%) React
10 24 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (16.00%) SQL
10 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 23 (15.33%) RESTful
12 22 (14.67%) Retail
13 20 (13.33%) CMS
13 20 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (12.67%) CSS3
14 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (12.00%) Front End Development
15 18 (12.00%) Web Services
15 18 (12.00%) E-Commerce
16 16 (10.67%) Unit Testing
17 15 (10.00%) jQuery
17 15 (10.00%) Java

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring 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 20 (13.33%) CMS
2 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.00%) Drupal
4 2 (1.33%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.33%) Liferay
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.67%) Apache
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.67%) CICS
5 1 (0.67%) IIS
5 1 (0.67%) JBoss
5 1 (0.67%) nginx
5 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.67%) SAS
5 1 (0.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.00%) Doxygen
4 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (2.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.67%) AMQP
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.67%) MQTT
2 1 (0.67%) SMS
2 1 (0.67%) SSL
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.67%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.33%) CouchDB
4 8 (5.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.33%) Couchbase
6 4 (2.67%) MySQL
6 4 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.00%) SQLite
8 2 (1.33%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.33%) Big Data
8 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.33%) Power BI
8 2 (1.33%) QlikView
8 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.67%) DB2
9 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.67%) NUnit
2 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.33%) MSTest
4 4 (2.67%) Selenium
4 4 (2.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.00%) JIRA
5 3 (2.00%) Protractor
5 3 (2.00%) Subversion
5 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.00%) Toad
6 2 (1.33%) JUnit
6 2 (1.33%) Maven
7 1 (0.67%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.67%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.67%) git-flow
7 1 (0.67%) Grunt
General
1 31 (20.67%) Finance
2 22 (14.67%) Retail
3 6 (4.00%) Banking
4 3 (2.00%) Games
4 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (50.67%) Developer
2 30 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 22 (14.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (14.67%) C# Developer
4 17 (11.33%) Agile Coach
4 17 (11.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (10.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (8.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Analyst
7 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (7.33%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (6.67%) Scala Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Agile Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Designer
11 7 (4.67%) HTML Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Node.js Developer
11 7 (4.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.33%) .NET
2 41 (27.33%) CSS
3 40 (26.67%) HTML
4 27 (18.00%) HTML5
5 26 (17.33%) ASP.NET
6 25 (16.67%) Node.js
6 25 (16.67%) React
7 24 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (15.33%) RESTful
9 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 19 (12.67%) CSS3
10 18 (12.00%) Web Services
11 15 (10.00%) jQuery
12 14 (9.33%) .NET Core
13 13 (8.67%) AngularJS
14 9 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (4.67%) .NET Framework
15 7 (4.67%) Aurelia
15 7 (4.67%) Sass
15 7 (4.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Virtual Team
2 11 (7.33%) User Experience
3 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.67%) Windows
2 10 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 8 (5.33%) Android
3 8 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.00%) Linux
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.67%) Unix
6 1 (0.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.67%) Scrum
2 28 (18.67%) Test Automation
3 26 (17.33%) MVC
4 25 (16.67%) TDD
5 20 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 18 (12.00%) Front End Development
7 16 (10.67%) Unit Testing
8 15 (10.00%) User Stories
9 14 (9.33%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.67%) Pair Programming
11 11 (7.33%) Coaching
12 10 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.67%) Project Management
13 8 (5.33%) DevOps
13 8 (5.33%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.33%) Microservices
13 8 (5.33%) Probabilistic Estimation
13 8 (5.33%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.00%) C#
2 41 (27.33%) JavaScript
3 24 (16.00%) SQL
4 15 (10.00%) Java
5 13 (8.67%) TypeScript
6 9 (6.00%) Scala
7 5 (3.33%) PHP
8 4 (2.67%) ES6
9 3 (2.00%) C++
9 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.33%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.67%) COBOL
11 1 (0.67%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.67%) Python
11 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.00%) Degree
2 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.67%) PMO
2 4 (2.67%) P3O
3 3 (2.00%) GDPR
3 3 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Ansible
2 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (3.33%) CA
1 5 (3.33%) SAP
2 4 (2.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.67%) Oracle
3 3 (2.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.33%) Google
4 2 (1.33%) IBM
4 2 (1.33%) OpenText
4 2 (1.33%) Twitter
5 1 (0.67%) ClickTale
5 1 (0.67%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.67%) HP
5 1 (0.67%) Xamarin