The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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.

Agile Software Development
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 63 71 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 16.89% 19.19% 18.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.21% 22.40% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 61 54
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 297 317 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 79.62% 85.68% 81.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 243 257
Median daily rate £415 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.00 £9.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Northamptonshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Northamptonshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Northampton -3 38 £425 +4.93% 10
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 58 (36.71%) Java
2 56 (35.44%) Finance
3 43 (27.22%) E-Commerce
4 42 (26.58%) Scrum
5 40 (25.32%) Banking
6 33 (20.89%) JavaScript
7 29 (18.35%) J2EE
8 26 (16.46%) JBoss
9 25 (15.82%) Degree
10 24 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (14.56%) Project Management
12 22 (13.92%) TDD
13 21 (13.29%) JSON
13 21 (13.29%) jQuery
14 20 (12.66%) Selenium
14 20 (12.66%) Ajax
15 19 (12.03%) Java EE
15 19 (12.03%) JSP
15 19 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (11.39%) .NET
16 18 (11.39%) JSF
17 17 (10.76%) Spring
17 17 (10.76%) Oracle
17 17 (10.76%) Git (software)
18 16 (10.13%) BDD
18 16 (10.13%) SQL
18 16 (10.13%) CSS
18 16 (10.13%) ITIL
18 16 (10.13%) Linux
18 16 (10.13%) Eclipse

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 26 (16.46%) JBoss
2 15 (9.49%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.96%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.06%) Apache
5 4 (2.53%) Confluence
6 3 (1.90%) CICS
6 3 (1.90%) CMS
7 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.63%) SAS
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
2 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.16%) IaaS
3 5 (3.16%) PaaS
4 3 (1.90%) SaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.43%) Unified Communications
2 6 (3.80%) HTTP
3 4 (2.53%) DNS
3 4 (2.53%) SSL
3 4 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.06%) Blockchain
4 6 (3.80%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.16%) DB2
5 5 (3.16%) Endeca
5 5 (3.16%) Redis
5 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.27%) Power BI
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.63%) Big Data
9 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (12.66%) Selenium
2 17 (10.76%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.13%) Eclipse
4 13 (8.23%) Jenkins
5 12 (7.59%) Ant
5 12 (7.59%) JIRA
6 10 (6.33%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.43%) Subversion
8 6 (3.80%) IntelliJ
8 6 (3.80%) JUnit
9 4 (2.53%) Gradle
9 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.53%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.90%) JProfiler
10 3 (1.90%) Maven
10 3 (1.90%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.27%) TestNG
11 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.63%) JBehave
12 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (35.44%) Finance
2 40 (25.32%) Banking
3 16 (10.13%) Retail
4 5 (3.16%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 43 (27.22%) Developer
2 42 (26.58%) Analyst
3 27 (17.09%) Business Analyst
4 25 (15.82%) Java Developer
5 21 (13.29%) Architect
6 14 (8.86%) Test Analyst
7 11 (6.96%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Technical Test Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.06%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (5.06%) Digital Architect
10 8 (5.06%) Finance Business Analyst
10 8 (5.06%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.35%) J2EE
2 21 (13.29%) jQuery
2 21 (13.29%) JSON
3 20 (12.66%) Ajax
4 19 (12.03%) Java EE
4 19 (12.03%) JSP
5 18 (11.39%) .NET
5 18 (11.39%) JSF
6 17 (10.76%) Spring
7 16 (10.13%) CSS
8 15 (9.49%) AngularJS
9 13 (8.23%) Web Services
10 12 (7.59%) HTML
11 11 (6.96%) Struts
12 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET
12 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (5.06%) Entity Framework
13 7 (4.43%) Hibernate
13 7 (4.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.43%) Clustering
4 5 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.53%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.90%) User Experience
7 2 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.27%) PMI
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.63%) DataPower
8 1 (0.63%) Fintech
8 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.63%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Linux
2 9 (5.70%) Windows
3 6 (3.80%) Unix
4 5 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.53%) CoreOS
5 4 (2.53%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.90%) Android
7 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) AIX
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.22%) E-Commerce
2 42 (26.58%) Scrum
3 24 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (14.56%) Project Management
5 22 (13.92%) TDD
6 19 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.13%) BDD
7 16 (10.13%) ITIL
7 16 (10.13%) Web Development
8 15 (9.49%) Business Analysis
9 14 (8.86%) PRINCE2
10 13 (8.23%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.23%) MVC
10 13 (8.23%) SDLC
11 12 (7.59%) Data Loss Prevention
11 12 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (7.59%) ITIL V3
11 12 (7.59%) Microservices
11 12 (7.59%) Web Application Development
12 11 (6.96%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.71%) Java
2 33 (20.89%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.13%) SQL
4 11 (6.96%) C#
5 6 (3.80%) Python
6 4 (2.53%) VBA
7 3 (1.90%) COBOL
7 3 (1.90%) JCL
7 3 (1.90%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.63%) C
9 1 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.63%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.63%) ES6
9 1 (0.63%) Groovy
9 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (15.82%) Degree
2 5 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.16%) ISEB
2 5 (3.16%) MCSE
2 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.90%) CBAP
4 3 (1.90%) IIBA
5 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) IAS 39
1 2 (1.27%) IFRS
1 2 (1.27%) IFRS 9
1 2 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) PMO
2 1 (0.63%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.16%) Docker
2 5 (3.16%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) SCCM
2 6 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.16%) Graphite
3 5 (3.16%) logstash
4 4 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.63%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (10.76%) Oracle
2 12 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.43%) VMware
4 5 (3.16%) Cisco
4 5 (3.16%) NetApp
4 5 (3.16%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.53%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (2.53%) Perforce
6 3 (1.90%) CA
7 2 (1.27%) Dell
7 2 (1.27%) SAP
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.63%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.63%) F5
8 1 (0.63%) hybris
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Informatica
8 1 (0.63%) Kony
8 1 (0.63%) Planview
8 1 (0.63%) Sybase
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