The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 13.73% 9.27% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.87% 11.57% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 2
Average daily rate £325 £438 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £517 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.36%
Agile Software Development
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 121 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 81.37% 80.13% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 109 91
Average daily rate £373 £396 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.93% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) WCF
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
6 2 (11.76%) Android Development
6 2 (11.76%) Reinsurance
6 2 (11.76%) QA
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
6 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
6 2 (11.76%) Android
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Kentico
6 2 (11.76%) CMS
6 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) BPR
6 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Kentico
1 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.88%) SAS EBI
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# WCF Developer
3 5 (29.41%) WCF Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Development Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Development Project Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Finance Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) CMS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) WCF
2 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Reinsurance
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.76%) Android Development
4 2 (11.76%) BPR
4 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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