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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 13.43% 5.79% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.25% 7.07% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 7
Median daily rate £334 £315 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.87% -31.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £307 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £323 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
59 99 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 88.06% 81.82% 78.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 76 96
Median daily rate £350 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (32.35%) Retail
2 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) Banking
4 9 (26.47%) Scrum
5 8 (23.53%) Retail Banking
5 8 (23.53%) JIRA
5 8 (23.53%) Confluence
6 7 (20.59%) Spring
6 7 (20.59%) Maven
6 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
6 7 (20.59%) Java
6 7 (20.59%) J2EE
6 7 (20.59%) JUnit
6 7 (20.59%) JSP
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
8 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
9 4 (11.76%) Process Improvement
9 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
9 4 (11.76%) Wireframes
9 4 (11.76%) MS Project
9 4 (11.76%) DSDM
9 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (11.76%) Content Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (23.53%) Confluence
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (11.76%) MS Project
3 2 (5.88%) MS Office
4 1 (2.94%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 7 (20.59%) JUnit
2 7 (20.59%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 11 (32.35%) Retail
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) Retail Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Business Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Scrum Master
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Finance Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
1 7 (20.59%) J2EE
1 7 (20.59%) JSP
1 7 (20.59%) Spring
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
6 4 (11.76%) Content Management
6 4 (11.76%) DSDM
6 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Process Improvement
6 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
6 4 (11.76%) Validation
6 4 (11.76%) Wireframes
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.88%) B2B
8 2 (5.88%) BDD
8 2 (5.88%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle