The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 28 April 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 / Lincolnshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 - 1
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 13 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 20.97% - 30.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.41% - 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 15
Median daily rate £400 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +3.03% +8.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +20.71%  

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 58 24 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 93.55% 68.57% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 27
Median daily rate £400 £315 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -25.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £22.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Lincolnshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Lincolnshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Lincolnshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Lincoln - 5 £400 -
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 12 (85.71%) TDD
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 11 (78.57%) IaaS
3 7 (50.00%) VMS
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) Billing
3 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 7 (50.00%) Maven
3 7 (50.00%) Java EE
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (35.71%) JMS
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (35.71%) Node.js
6 4 (28.57%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) PaaS
6 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (28.57%) Docker
6 4 (28.57%) CoreOS
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Python

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) gulp
General
1 7 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Tester
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
1 7 (50.00%) Java EE
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
1 7 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (35.71%) JMS
2 5 (35.71%) Node.js
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Sass
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) VMS
2 4 (28.57%) CoreOS
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Kanban
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) R
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe