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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 73 93 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.95% 24.54% 16.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.25% 28.01% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 69 35
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.23
% change year-on-year +2.36% +13.49%  

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 314 332 261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 85.79% 87.60% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 242 180
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Median hourly rate £11.75 £18.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.95 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -1 44 £418 -7.22% 10
Corby +1 1 £475 -15.55%
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 43 (31.62%) E-Commerce
2 40 (29.41%) Java
2 40 (29.41%) Finance
3 34 (25.00%) Scrum
4 32 (23.53%) Banking
5 26 (19.12%) TDD
6 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 24 (17.65%) .NET
7 20 (14.71%) J2EE
7 20 (14.71%) HTML
7 20 (14.71%) CSS
7 20 (14.71%) Git (software)
7 20 (14.71%) Node.js
8 19 (13.97%) Project Management
8 19 (13.97%) JSON
9 17 (12.50%) jQuery
9 17 (12.50%) Retail
9 17 (12.50%) Ajax
10 16 (11.76%) C#
10 16 (11.76%) Windows
11 15 (11.03%) JSP
11 15 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (11.03%) HTML5
11 15 (11.03%) CSS3
12 13 (9.56%) SQL
12 13 (9.56%) Linux
12 13 (9.56%) Eclipse
12 13 (9.56%) Business Analysis
13 12 (8.82%) Web Development
13 12 (8.82%) PRINCE2

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 11 (8.09%) JBoss
1 11 (8.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.94%) Confluence
3 3 (2.21%) CMS
4 2 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.74%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.74%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.68%) SaaS
3 4 (2.94%) IaaS
3 4 (2.94%) PaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) HTTP
2 6 (4.41%) Unified Communications
3 5 (3.68%) DNS
3 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.94%) Internet
4 4 (2.94%) SSL
5 2 (1.47%) MQTT
5 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.47%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.74%) Firewall
6 1 (0.74%) Intranet
6 1 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.09%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.47%) Big Data
4 2 (1.47%) DB2
4 2 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.74%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.74%) HBase
5 1 (0.74%) Impala
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.74%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.56%) Eclipse
3 10 (7.35%) Selenium
4 9 (6.62%) Ant
4 9 (6.62%) JIRA
5 8 (5.88%) Grunt
6 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.41%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.41%) IntelliJ
8 5 (3.68%) Gradle
9 4 (2.94%) JProfiler
9 4 (2.94%) JUnit
10 3 (2.21%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.21%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.47%) Maven
11 2 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.47%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.47%) TestNG
12 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 40 (29.41%) Finance
2 32 (23.53%) Banking
3 17 (12.50%) Retail
4 5 (3.68%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.21%) Automotive
6 2 (1.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (33.09%) Developer
2 33 (24.26%) Analyst
3 21 (15.44%) Business Analyst
3 21 (15.44%) Java Developer
4 10 (7.35%) Architect
5 9 (6.62%) Banking Analyst
5 9 (6.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 7 (5.15%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.15%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (5.15%) Digital Architect
7 7 (5.15%) Finance Business Analyst
7 7 (5.15%) Node.js Developer
7 7 (5.15%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.15%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (5.15%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) Financial Business Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) Senior Test Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.65%) .NET
2 20 (14.71%) CSS
2 20 (14.71%) HTML
2 20 (14.71%) J2EE
2 20 (14.71%) Node.js
3 19 (13.97%) JSON
4 17 (12.50%) Ajax
4 17 (12.50%) jQuery
5 15 (11.03%) CSS3
5 15 (11.03%) HTML5
5 15 (11.03%) JSP
6 11 (8.09%) Java EE
6 11 (8.09%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (8.09%) Spring
7 10 (7.35%) AngularJS
7 10 (7.35%) JSF
8 9 (6.62%) REST
8 9 (6.62%) Web Services
9 8 (5.88%) Angular 2
9 8 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.41%) Clustering
3 6 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.21%) User Experience
5 2 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.47%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.74%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.74%) DataPower
6 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) iPad
6 1 (0.74%) PMI
6 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.76%) Windows
2 13 (9.56%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) CoreOS
3 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 4 (2.94%) Unix
4 3 (2.21%) Android
4 3 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) E-Commerce
2 34 (25.00%) Scrum
3 26 (19.12%) TDD
4 19 (13.97%) Project Management
5 15 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (9.56%) Business Analysis
7 12 (8.82%) BDD
7 12 (8.82%) PRINCE2
7 12 (8.82%) Web Development
8 11 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.09%) Data Protection
9 10 (7.35%) OO
10 9 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (6.62%) ITIL
10 9 (6.62%) Pair Programming
10 9 (6.62%) SDLC
10 9 (6.62%) Waterfall
10 9 (6.62%) Web Application Development
11 8 (5.88%) Data Loss Prevention
11 8 (5.88%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.41%) Java
2 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.76%) C#
4 13 (9.56%) SQL
5 9 (6.62%) Python
6 3 (2.21%) C
6 3 (2.21%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.47%) Perl
7 2 (1.47%) Ruby
7 2 (1.47%) VB
7 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.74%) C++
8 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.74%) Go
8 1 (0.74%) Groovy
8 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (6.62%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) ISEB
3 4 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.94%) CISM
3 4 (2.94%) CISSP
3 4 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.94%) MCSE
3 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.47%) CBAP
4 2 (1.47%) CCIE
4 2 (1.47%) IIBA
4 2 (1.47%) VCAP
5 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.35%) PMO
2 4 (2.94%) QA
3 2 (1.47%) IAS 39
3 2 (1.47%) IFRS
3 2 (1.47%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.74%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (6.62%) Docker
2 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.21%) SCCM
3 2 (1.47%) Kibana
3 2 (1.47%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.74%) Ansible
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.74%) Grafana
4 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.74%) logstash
4 1 (0.74%) Mesos
4 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle
3 4 (2.94%) Cisco
3 4 (2.94%) Perforce
3 4 (2.94%) VMware
4 3 (2.21%) NetApp
4 3 (2.21%) SAP
5 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.74%) CA
5 1 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.74%) Chordiant
5 1 (0.74%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.74%) F5
5 1 (0.74%) HP
5 1 (0.74%) IBM
5 1 (0.74%) Kony
5 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.74%) Sybase
5 1 (0.74%) WSO2
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Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
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Rate: ££competitive +car +15% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago