Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 18 January 2018 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 > Norfolk
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 9 1
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 117 27 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 34.01% 11.69% 23.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.20% 14.44% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 22 64
Norfolk median daily rate £450 £419 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -5.84% +27.14%
10th Percentile £349 £338 £287
90th Percentile £513 £588 £496
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Norfolk median hourly rate - - £29.00
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.10% -3.13% -4.76%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 284 187 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 82.56% 80.95% 74.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 131 198
Norfolk median daily rate £418 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -5.72% +22.38%
10th Percentile £241 £180 £213
90th Percentile £535 £540 £512
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 15
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.80 £16.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.48% -28.26% +19.48%
10th Percentile £10.88 £15.25 £17.00
90th Percentile £12.76 £17.75 £26.60
East of England median hourly rate £33.33 £33.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +1.00% +10.92% +19.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Norfolk

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Norfolk

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Norfolk over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Norfolk

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Norfolk

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Norwich +3 69 £425 +1.43% 46
Great Yarmouth - 8 £400 -
King's Lynn - 1 £540 -
Agile Software Development
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 61 (52.14%) Finance
2 44 (37.61%) Continuous Improvement
3 31 (26.50%) Maven
4 30 (25.64%) Scrum
4 30 (25.64%) Jenkins
5 29 (24.79%) BDD
5 29 (24.79%) SOA
6 27 (23.08%) HTML
6 27 (23.08%) RESTful
7 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 26 (22.22%) HTML5
7 26 (22.22%) Java
7 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 23 (19.66%) Coaching
9 21 (17.95%) Mentoring
9 21 (17.95%) CSS
10 19 (16.24%) SOLID
11 18 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 18 (15.38%) .NET
12 15 (12.82%) JUnit
12 15 (12.82%) OO
12 15 (12.82%) TDD
12 15 (12.82%) Spring
12 15 (12.82%) Front End Development
12 15 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (12.82%) Cucumber
12 15 (12.82%) REST
13 14 (11.97%) jQuery
13 14 (11.97%) API Development
13 14 (11.97%) Apache Camel

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 14 (11.97%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.71%) Apache
2 2 (1.71%) JBoss
3 1 (0.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.85%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) MQTT
2 3 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) MySQL
2 2 (1.71%) Blockchain
2 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) MarkLogic
3 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (26.50%) Maven
2 30 (25.64%) Jenkins
3 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 15 (12.82%) Cucumber
4 15 (12.82%) JUnit
5 11 (9.40%) JIRA
6 9 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
6 9 (7.69%) Gradle
6 9 (7.69%) Jasmine
6 9 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
6 9 (7.69%) Mocha
6 9 (7.69%) Protractor
7 5 (4.27%) CircleCI
8 2 (1.71%) Mockito
8 2 (1.71%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.71%) Subversion
8 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.85%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.85%) FxCop
9 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (52.14%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Banking
2 6 (5.13%) Marketing
3 5 (4.27%) Law
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (42.74%) Developer
2 32 (27.35%) Architect
3 31 (26.50%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (17.95%) Designer
5 18 (15.38%) Solutions Designer
6 15 (12.82%) Digital Architect
6 15 (12.82%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 13 (11.11%) Digital Designer
8 12 (10.26%) Project Manager
9 11 (9.40%) Java Developer
10 10 (8.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (6.84%) .NET Developer
12 7 (5.98%) Analyst
12 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 6 (5.13%) Applications Developer
13 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
14 5 (4.27%) Xamarin Developer
15 4 (3.42%) Consultant
15 4 (3.42%) Senior Manager
15 4 (3.42%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.08%) HTML
1 27 (23.08%) RESTful
2 26 (22.22%) HTML5
3 21 (17.95%) CSS
4 18 (15.38%) .NET
4 18 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 15 (12.82%) REST
5 15 (12.82%) Spring
6 14 (11.97%) Apache Camel
6 14 (11.97%) jQuery
7 12 (10.26%) CSS3
8 11 (9.40%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (8.55%) LESS
9 10 (8.55%) React
9 10 (8.55%) Sass
10 9 (7.69%) Jest
10 9 (7.69%) Web Services
11 8 (6.84%) Middleware
11 8 (6.84%) SOAP
11 8 (6.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Virtual Team
2 7 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.42%) User Experience
4 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.71%) Fintech
4 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.84%) Linux
2 3 (2.56%) Android
3 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.61%) Continuous Improvement
2 30 (25.64%) Scrum
3 29 (24.79%) BDD
3 29 (24.79%) SOA
4 23 (19.66%) Coaching
5 21 (17.95%) Mentoring
6 19 (16.24%) SOLID
7 15 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (12.82%) Front End Development
7 15 (12.82%) OO
7 15 (12.82%) TDD
8 14 (11.97%) API Development
9 13 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (8.55%) User Stories
10 10 (8.55%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.69%) MVC
12 8 (6.84%) CRUD
12 8 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (5.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.22%) Java
1 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (11.97%) C#
3 10 (8.55%) C
4 1 (0.85%) Perl
4 1 (0.85%) PHP
4 1 (0.85%) Python
4 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.85%) ISEB
2 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) WCAG
2 2 (1.71%) PMO
2 2 (1.71%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.85%) EMIR
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) MiFID
3 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
1 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Red Hat
2 5 (4.27%) Adobe
2 5 (4.27%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.85%) Coverity
3 1 (0.85%) IBM
3 1 (0.85%) Kofax
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft