Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 318 222 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 33.69% 24.48% 14.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.88% 28.35% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 146 93
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.30% +3.44% -5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £301
90th Percentile £538 £545 £491
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £21.80 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.17% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £21.80 £45.63
% change year-on-year +106.42% -52.22% -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 818 783 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 86.65% 86.33% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 449 453
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £277 £274 £255
90th Percentile £575 £538 £519
East Midlands median daily rate £399 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 21
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.11 £12.75 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.84% -11.46% -15.29%
10th Percentile £9.09 £9.95 £11.00
90th Percentile £23.58 £25.35 £22.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.45 £14.50 £16.06
% change year-on-year +6.55% -9.69% -2.70%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Nottinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Nottinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Nottinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Nottinghamshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire 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
Nottingham +1 307 £413 -2.94% 121
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 99 (31.13%) Scrum
2 84 (26.42%) Java
3 63 (19.81%) Finance
4 61 (19.18%) Project Management
5 59 (18.55%) DevOps
6 56 (17.61%) C#
7 52 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (15.41%) Test Automation
9 45 (14.15%) TDD
10 41 (12.89%) .NET
10 41 (12.89%) JSON
11 40 (12.58%) JavaScript
11 40 (12.58%) RESTful
12 38 (11.95%) Git (software)
12 38 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 37 (11.64%) Retail
13 37 (11.64%) HTML
14 34 (10.69%) Selenium
14 34 (10.69%) Matrix Organization
15 32 (10.06%) Service Delivery
16 31 (9.75%) BDD
17 30 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
17 30 (9.43%) CSS
18 29 (9.12%) UML
19 28 (8.81%) Linux
19 28 (8.81%) ITIL
19 28 (8.81%) JIRA
19 28 (8.81%) SDLC
20 27 (8.49%) Microservices
20 27 (8.49%) Degree

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 8 (2.52%) Confluence
2 6 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (1.57%) CMS
4 4 (1.26%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.94%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.63%) IIS
6 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.31%) nginx
7 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.63%) InVision
1 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.83%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.77%) SaaS
4 8 (2.52%) PaaS
5 7 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.89%) Boomi
7 5 (1.57%) iPaaS
8 4 (1.26%) GitHub
8 4 (1.26%) IaaS
9 3 (0.94%) npm
10 2 (0.63%) Office 365
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.31%) Route 53
11 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.52%) SMS
2 4 (1.26%) Internet
2 4 (1.26%) SSL
2 4 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.94%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.63%) HTTP
4 2 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.77%) Big Data
2 12 (3.77%) MongoDB
2 12 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.89%) MySQL
7 5 (1.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.94%) Power BI
9 3 (0.94%) PowerCenter
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.63%) Redis
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 38 (11.95%) Git (software)
2 34 (10.69%) Selenium
3 28 (8.81%) JIRA
4 27 (8.49%) Jenkins
5 23 (7.23%) Cucumber
6 20 (6.29%) WebDriver
7 17 (5.35%) Protractor
8 16 (5.03%) Subversion
9 15 (4.72%) gulp
10 12 (3.77%) Bower
10 12 (3.77%) webpack
11 11 (3.46%) TeamCity
12 10 (3.14%) Calabash
12 10 (3.14%) Jasmine
12 10 (3.14%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (2.20%) Grunt
14 7 (2.20%) Yeoman
15 6 (1.89%) Gatling
15 6 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 63 (19.81%) Finance
2 37 (11.64%) Retail
3 12 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.83%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.20%) Marketing
6 6 (1.89%) Banking
6 6 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.26%) Advertising
7 4 (1.26%) Games
8 3 (0.94%) Local Government
9 2 (0.63%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (28.62%) Developer
2 49 (15.41%) Analyst
3 44 (13.84%) Business Analyst
4 28 (8.81%) Architect
5 25 (7.86%) Project Manager
6 22 (6.92%) Agile Business Analyst
7 18 (5.66%) Android Developer
8 15 (4.72%) Test Leader
9 14 (4.40%) .NET Developer
10 13 (4.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.77%) Service Manager
11 12 (3.77%) Technical Architect
12 11 (3.46%) Java Developer
13 10 (3.14%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.14%) Digital Analyst
13 10 (3.14%) Digital Business Analyst
13 10 (3.14%) Software Developer
14 8 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
14 8 (2.52%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.89%) .NET
1 41 (12.89%) JSON
2 40 (12.58%) RESTful
3 37 (11.64%) HTML
4 30 (9.43%) CSS
5 27 (8.49%) Web Services
6 22 (6.92%) AngularJS
7 18 (5.66%) CSS3
7 18 (5.66%) HTML5
7 18 (5.66%) jQuery
8 16 (5.03%) Android SDK
8 16 (5.03%) Node.js
9 15 (4.72%) Sass
10 13 (4.09%) REST
11 12 (3.77%) ASP.NET
12 11 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (3.46%) XML
13 10 (3.14%) SOAP
14 9 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.18%) User Experience
2 24 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.26%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.26%) iPad
7 4 (1.26%) iPhone
8 2 (0.63%) Life Science
8 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.63%) W3C
9 1 (0.31%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.31%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.31%) FMCG
9 1 (0.31%) NHS
9 1 (0.31%) Robotics
9 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.81%) Linux
2 20 (6.29%) Android
2 20 (6.29%) Windows
3 8 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (2.20%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.20%) Unix
5 5 (1.57%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.63%) CentOS
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (31.13%) Scrum
2 61 (19.18%) Project Management
3 59 (18.55%) DevOps
4 52 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (15.41%) Test Automation
6 45 (14.15%) TDD
7 38 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (10.69%) Matrix Organization
9 32 (10.06%) Service Delivery
10 31 (9.75%) BDD
11 29 (9.12%) UML
12 28 (8.81%) ITIL
12 28 (8.81%) SDLC
13 27 (8.49%) Microservices
14 26 (8.18%) OO
15 25 (7.86%) Kanban
15 25 (7.86%) PRINCE2
15 25 (7.86%) Service Management
16 24 (7.55%) Data Modelling
17 23 (7.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (26.42%) Java
2 56 (17.61%) C#
3 40 (12.58%) JavaScript
4 20 (6.29%) SQL
5 17 (5.35%) Python
6 11 (3.46%) Scala
7 10 (3.14%) Apple Swift
8 9 (2.83%) Objective-C
9 8 (2.52%) Ruby
10 7 (2.20%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.20%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.57%) XPath
11 5 (1.57%) XQuery
12 4 (1.26%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.26%) ES6
12 4 (1.26%) Go
12 4 (1.26%) PHP
13 3 (0.94%) C++
13 3 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (8.49%) Degree
2 22 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.35%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.94%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.63%) PMP
9 1 (0.31%) APMP
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.66%) QA
2 10 (3.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.57%) GDPR
4 4 (1.26%) Actionable Recommendations
4 4 (1.26%) HIPAA
4 4 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.94%) PMO
6 2 (0.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.63%) CDISC
6 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.63%) GxP
6 2 (0.63%) HL7
7 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (4.40%) Docker
2 5 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.14%) Ansible
2 10 (3.14%) Puppet
3 4 (1.26%) Kibana
4 3 (0.94%) Ganglia
4 3 (0.94%) Graphite
4 3 (0.94%) Nagios
4 3 (0.94%) Riemann
5 2 (0.63%) Terraform
6 1 (0.31%) collectd
6 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.31%) logstash
6 1 (0.31%) Packer
6 1 (0.31%) Salt
6 1 (0.31%) StatsD
Vendors
1 23 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.35%) Oracle
3 7 (2.20%) VMware
4 6 (1.89%) Atlassian
4 6 (1.89%) Dell
4 6 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.57%) Black Duck
5 5 (1.57%) hybris
5 5 (1.57%) Qualys
5 5 (1.57%) SAP
5 5 (1.57%) Veracode
6 3 (0.94%) Informatica
6 3 (0.94%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.63%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.31%) Casewise
8 1 (0.31%) Google
8 1 (0.31%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.31%) Sitecore