Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 184 235 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 26.71% 33.67% 32.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.51% 39.50% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 177 213
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £300 £338 £313
90th Percentile £674 £550 £537
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £17.85
East Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £31.43
% change year-on-year -16.67% +43.20% -

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 566 595 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 82.15% 85.24% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 384 520
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £268 £291 £275
90th Percentile £650 £550 £563
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 30
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.23 £13.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.84% -7.56% +1.73%
10th Percentile £10.58 £9.31 £9.00
90th Percentile £44.10 £27.07 £28.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.42 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.88% -3.23% +10.71%

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 12 November 2019.

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 12 November 2019. 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 0 175 £450 - 117
Mansfield -2 2 - - 6
Agile Software Development
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 66 (35.87%) Scrum
2 52 (28.26%) TDD
3 50 (27.17%) Finance
4 45 (24.46%) Test Automation
5 44 (23.91%) AWS
6 41 (22.28%) JavaScript
7 40 (21.74%) Java
8 37 (20.11%) HTML
9 35 (19.02%) .NET
9 35 (19.02%) Jenkins
10 32 (17.39%) Git (software)
10 32 (17.39%) Microservices
10 32 (17.39%) C#
11 30 (16.30%) SQL
11 30 (16.30%) Web Services
12 29 (15.76%) CSS
13 28 (15.22%) Microsoft
13 28 (15.22%) JIRA
13 28 (15.22%) Azure
13 28 (15.22%) BDD
14 27 (14.67%) Docker
15 25 (13.59%) DevOps
15 25 (13.59%) Retail
16 24 (13.04%) QA
16 24 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (13.04%) User Stories
17 19 (10.33%) Linux
17 19 (10.33%) Project Delivery
18 18 (9.78%) Spring
18 18 (9.78%) Unit Testing

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 13 (7.07%) Confluence
2 9 (4.89%) JBoss
3 6 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.54%) Mendix
6 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.54%) InVision
1 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.54%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Eikon
2 2 (1.09%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (23.91%) AWS
2 28 (15.22%) Azure
3 7 (3.80%) GCP
4 6 (3.26%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.17%) Apigee
5 4 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.17%) GitHub
5 4 (2.17%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.63%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.09%) IaaS
7 2 (1.09%) PaaS
7 2 (1.09%) PowerApps
7 2 (1.09%) SaaS
7 2 (1.09%) Serverless
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.54%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.09%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) BGP
2 1 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.54%) DWDM
2 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.54%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) IOS XR
2 1 (0.54%) Junos
2 1 (0.54%) MPLS
2 1 (0.54%) Multicast
2 1 (0.54%) SDH
2 1 (0.54%) SONET
2 1 (0.54%) VPLS
2 1 (0.54%) VPN
2 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.89%) NoSQL
2 9 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.35%) DB2
3 8 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.80%) Big Data
4 7 (3.80%) MySQL
5 5 (2.72%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.17%) Power BI
7 3 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.63%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.63%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.63%) HBase
7 3 (1.63%) Impala
Development Applications
1 35 (19.02%) Jenkins
2 32 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 28 (15.22%) JIRA
4 17 (9.24%) Travis CI
5 13 (7.07%) Maven
5 13 (7.07%) Selenium
6 11 (5.98%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.98%) JUnit
7 9 (4.89%) Moq
8 8 (4.35%) Gradle
9 6 (3.26%) NUnit
10 5 (2.72%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.72%) webpack
11 4 (2.17%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.17%) MSBuild
11 4 (2.17%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.63%) GitLab
12 3 (1.63%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (27.17%) Finance
2 25 (13.59%) Retail
3 7 (3.80%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.72%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.72%) Games
4 5 (2.72%) Marketing
4 5 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.17%) Law
6 3 (1.63%) Banking
6 3 (1.63%) Legal
7 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.54%) German Language
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (38.04%) Developer
2 20 (10.87%) Analyst
3 19 (10.33%) .NET Developer
4 17 (9.24%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.15%) Lead Developer
6 11 (5.98%) Business Analyst
7 10 (5.43%) Architect
7 10 (5.43%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 9 (4.89%) Lead Java Developer
8 9 (4.89%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.89%) Scrum Master
9 8 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.26%) Java Engineer
11 6 (3.26%) Lead .NET Developer
11 6 (3.26%) QA Analyst
12 5 (2.72%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.11%) HTML
2 35 (19.02%) .NET
3 30 (16.30%) Web Services
4 29 (15.76%) CSS
5 18 (9.78%) Spring
6 15 (8.15%) Node.js
6 15 (8.15%) React
7 14 (7.61%) ASP.NET
8 13 (7.07%) RESTful
9 12 (6.52%) AngularJS
9 12 (6.52%) REST
10 11 (5.98%) Hibernate
10 11 (5.98%) XML
11 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET Core
12 9 (4.89%) .NET Framework
12 9 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (4.89%) CSS3
12 9 (4.89%) Gherkin
12 9 (4.89%) HTML5
13 8 (4.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.52%) Cloud Native
3 8 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.17%) User Experience
4 4 (2.17%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.63%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.63%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.09%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.09%) Tandem
7 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.54%) NHS
7 1 (0.54%) Robotics
7 1 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.33%) Linux
2 14 (7.61%) Windows
3 5 (2.72%) Android
3 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.17%) CentOS
5 3 (1.63%) Unix
6 1 (0.54%) Debian
6 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.87%) Scrum
2 52 (28.26%) TDD
3 45 (24.46%) Test Automation
4 32 (17.39%) Microservices
5 28 (15.22%) BDD
6 25 (13.59%) DevOps
7 24 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (13.04%) User Stories
8 19 (10.33%) Project Delivery
9 18 (9.78%) Analytics
9 18 (9.78%) Unit Testing
10 17 (9.24%) Waterfall
11 16 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 15 (8.15%) E-Commerce
12 15 (8.15%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 15 (8.15%) SDLC
12 15 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (7.61%) Coaching
13 14 (7.61%) MVC
14 13 (7.07%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.28%) JavaScript
2 40 (21.74%) Java
3 32 (17.39%) C#
4 30 (16.30%) SQL
5 14 (7.61%) Python
6 9 (4.89%) C++
7 7 (3.80%) Groovy
8 6 (3.26%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.72%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.72%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.17%) Java 8
10 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.17%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.63%) PHP
12 2 (1.09%) Perl
12 2 (1.09%) Ruby
13 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.54%) C
13 1 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.98%) Degree
3 8 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.09%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.09%) PMP
6 1 (0.54%) ACCA
6 1 (0.54%) CCIE
6 1 (0.54%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (0.54%) CIMA
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.54%) IIBA
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.54%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) GDPR
2 1 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (14.67%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (5.43%) Ansible
2 9 (4.89%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.89%) Terraform
3 7 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.80%) Puppet
4 3 (1.63%) Nagios
4 3 (1.63%) Oozie
5 1 (0.54%) Cacti
5 1 (0.54%) OPNET
5 1 (0.54%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.43%) Oracle
3 5 (2.72%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 5 (2.72%) Splunk
4 4 (2.17%) Informatica
4 4 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.63%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.63%) CA
5 3 (1.63%) SAP
5 3 (1.63%) VMware
5 3 (1.63%) WSO2
6 2 (1.09%) hybris
6 2 (1.09%) OpenText
6 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.09%) Zend
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe
7 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco
7 1 (0.54%) Google
7 1 (0.54%) Juniper