The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 4 8 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 17 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 18.09% 13.41% 15.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 17.19% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 18
Median daily rate £275 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +13.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £500 £548
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 £41.50 £42.29 £36.13
% change year-on-year -1.86% +17.06%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 68 64 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 72.34% 78.05% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 67
Median daily rate £350 £338 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £265 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 26
Median hourly rate £15.50 £32.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.81% +134.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Peterborough

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Peterborough over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Peterborough

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 18 (62.07%) Selenium
2 17 (58.62%) TDD
2 17 (58.62%) Java
3 14 (48.28%) WebDriver
3 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
3 14 (48.28%) Automation Testing
4 13 (44.83%) Appium
4 13 (44.83%) Eclipse
4 13 (44.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (41.38%) Finance
6 11 (37.93%) QA
6 11 (37.93%) Cucumber
7 10 (34.48%) JBehave
7 10 (34.48%) Defect Management
8 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
8 9 (31.03%) Back Office
9 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
9 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
11 6 (20.69%) BDD
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 5 (17.24%) Windows
12 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
12 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
12 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
12 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (17.24%) Windows Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) Drupal
3 1 (3.45%) SilverStripe
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Selenium
2 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
2 14 (48.28%) WebDriver
3 13 (44.83%) Appium
3 13 (44.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (44.83%) Eclipse
4 11 (37.93%) Cucumber
5 10 (34.48%) JBehave
6 2 (6.90%) JUnit
7 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.45%) Grunt
7 1 (3.45%) gulp
7 1 (3.45%) JIRA
7 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (3.45%) Mocha
7 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Back Office
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) QA Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.90%) Developer in Test
6 2 (6.90%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Java EE
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Angular 2
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.45%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) Highcharts JS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) Symfony
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) AS400
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) iSeries
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) TDD
2 14 (48.28%) Automation Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Defect Management
4 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
5 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.69%) BDD
8 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
8 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL
9 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
10 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
10 2 (6.90%) MVC
11 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) QA
2 5 (17.24%) GDPR
3 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Zend