The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 340 448 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.71% 31.28% 30.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.21% 36.81% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 322 261
Median daily rate £410 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.86% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
939 1217 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.82% 84.99% 85.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 826 687
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.21 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.15 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 301 (39.66%) Java
2 260 (34.26%) Scrum
3 213 (28.06%) JavaScript
4 190 (25.03%) HTML
5 180 (23.72%) TDD
6 156 (20.55%) CSS
7 136 (17.92%) User Experience
8 120 (15.81%) Jenkins
9 118 (15.55%) RESTful
10 117 (15.42%) Spring
11 116 (15.28%) HTML5
12 114 (15.02%) SQL
13 112 (14.76%) Linux
14 110 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
15 106 (13.97%) Git (software)
16 105 (13.83%) Scala
17 99 (13.04%) BDD
18 95 (12.52%) Kanban
19 92 (12.12%) CSS3
20 91 (11.99%) Python
21 89 (11.73%) Open Source
22 87 (11.46%) MongoDB
23 86 (11.33%) AngularJS
24 80 (10.54%) Ruby
25 78 (10.28%) REST
25 78 (10.28%) DevOps
26 77 (10.14%) Selenium
27 75 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
28 73 (9.62%) User Stories
28 73 (9.62%) OO

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 44 (5.80%) Confluence
2 30 (3.95%) Apache
3 22 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 18 (2.37%) Tomcat
5 12 (1.58%) CMS
5 12 (1.58%) Mule
6 9 (1.19%) Mule ESB
6 9 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.92%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.79%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.66%) IIS
10 5 (0.66%) JBoss
10 5 (0.66%) nginx
11 3 (0.40%) Jetty
11 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.26%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.92%) MS Office
2 7 (0.92%) MS Project
3 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.13%) Primavera
2 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.77%) PaaS
4 19 (2.50%) GitHub
5 9 (1.19%) IaaS
6 6 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.79%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (0.53%) CloudBees
7 4 (0.53%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.40%) Office 365
8 3 (0.40%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.26%) Google Play
9 2 (0.26%) iTunes
9 2 (0.26%) SaaS
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.53%) HTTP
2 25 (3.29%) Internet
3 13 (1.71%) DNS
4 11 (1.45%) Firewall
5 9 (1.19%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.53%) LDAP
8 3 (0.40%) SMTP
8 3 (0.40%) SSH
9 2 (0.26%) MPLS
9 2 (0.26%) VLAN
10 1 (0.13%) BGP
10 1 (0.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.13%) Intranet
10 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.13%) LAN
10 1 (0.13%) OpenFlow
10 1 (0.13%) VPLS
10 1 (0.13%) WAN
10 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (11.46%) MongoDB
2 60 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 59 (7.77%) Relational Database
4 56 (7.38%) SQL Server
5 41 (5.40%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (4.74%) MySQL
7 32 (4.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (2.77%) Redis
9 15 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (1.84%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.45%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.05%) Riak
15 7 (0.92%) MS Access
16 6 (0.79%) HBase
17 5 (0.66%) Big Data
18 4 (0.53%) DB2
18 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 120 (15.81%) Jenkins
2 106 (13.97%) Git (software)
3 77 (10.14%) Selenium
4 64 (8.43%) JIRA
5 62 (8.17%) JUnit
6 54 (7.11%) Cucumber
7 35 (4.61%) Maven
7 35 (4.61%) Subversion
8 32 (4.22%) WebDriver
9 28 (3.69%) Grunt
9 28 (3.69%) Jasmine
10 27 (3.56%) JMeter
11 24 (3.16%) Visual Studio
12 16 (2.11%) gulp
13 15 (1.98%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.45%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.32%) Hudson
15 10 (1.32%) RSpec
16 9 (1.19%) Vagrant
17 8 (1.05%) Mockito
General
1 71 (9.35%) Finance
2 23 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.50%) Publishing
4 18 (2.37%) Retail
5 16 (2.11%) Banking
6 13 (1.71%) Games
7 12 (1.58%) Legal
8 10 (1.32%) Law
9 9 (1.19%) Back Office
9 9 (1.19%) Billing
10 8 (1.05%) Advertising
11 6 (0.79%) Marketing
12 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) International Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 356 (46.90%) Developer
2 139 (18.31%) Java Developer
3 86 (11.33%) Analyst
4 65 (8.56%) Business Analyst
5 63 (8.30%) Architect
6 45 (5.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 45 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 40 (5.27%) Scala Developer
8 35 (4.61%) Tester
9 33 (4.35%) .NET Developer
10 29 (3.82%) Senior Developer
10 29 (3.82%) User Researcher
11 28 (3.69%) Project Manager
12 27 (3.56%) Automation Tester
12 27 (3.56%) Java Scala Developer
13 26 (3.43%) Agile Developer
14 25 (3.29%) Agile Business Analyst
14 25 (3.29%) Designer
14 25 (3.29%) Technical Architect
14 25 (3.29%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (25.03%) HTML
2 156 (20.55%) CSS
3 118 (15.55%) RESTful
4 117 (15.42%) Spring
5 116 (15.28%) HTML5
6 92 (12.12%) CSS3
7 86 (11.33%) AngularJS
8 78 (10.28%) REST
9 69 (9.09%) .NET
10 67 (8.83%) JSON
11 54 (7.11%) Node.js
12 45 (5.93%) Hibernate
13 44 (5.80%) Django
14 42 (5.53%) Web Services
15 41 (5.40%) Play Framework
16 36 (4.74%) XML
17 35 (4.61%) ASP.NET
17 35 (4.61%) SOAP
18 32 (4.22%) .NET Framework
19 31 (4.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 136 (17.92%) User Experience
2 75 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.61%) Mobile App
4 20 (2.64%) NHS
4 20 (2.64%) Social Media
5 19 (2.50%) Psychology
6 15 (1.98%) Algorithms
6 15 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.58%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.45%) Tandem
9 9 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.05%) Replication
11 7 (0.92%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.92%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.79%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.66%) iPhone
13 5 (0.66%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.53%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.53%) RIA
14 4 (0.53%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 112 (14.76%) Linux
2 28 (3.69%) Unix
3 24 (3.16%) Windows
4 22 (2.90%) Android
5 21 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.37%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.19%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.92%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.66%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.13%) AIX
12 1 (0.13%) CentOS
12 1 (0.13%) HPUX
12 1 (0.13%) Solaris
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (34.26%) Scrum
2 180 (23.72%) TDD
3 110 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
4 99 (13.04%) BDD
5 95 (12.52%) Kanban
6 89 (11.73%) Open Source
7 78 (10.28%) DevOps
8 73 (9.62%) OO
8 73 (9.62%) User Stories
9 70 (9.22%) Microservices
9 70 (9.22%) MVC
10 69 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 66 (8.70%) Front End Development
12 55 (7.25%) Automated Testing
13 53 (6.98%) Waterfall
14 47 (6.19%) Project Management
15 46 (6.06%) Configuration Management
15 46 (6.06%) Service Design
16 45 (5.93%) Mentoring
17 44 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 301 (39.66%) Java
2 213 (28.06%) JavaScript
3 114 (15.02%) SQL
4 105 (13.83%) Scala
5 91 (11.99%) Python
6 80 (10.54%) Ruby
7 69 (9.09%) C#
8 48 (6.32%) PHP
9 22 (2.90%) Bash Shell
10 19 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.37%) Groovy
12 10 (1.32%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.19%) Apple Swift
13 9 (1.19%) C
13 9 (1.19%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.05%) C++
15 7 (0.92%) Clojure
16 6 (0.79%) Go
16 6 (0.79%) Perl
16 6 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (5.93%) Degree
2 28 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 16 (2.11%) ISEB
4 12 (1.58%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.13%) CISSP
8 1 (0.13%) CRISC
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.01%) QA
2 14 (1.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.66%) WCAG
5 3 (0.40%) SDET
6 2 (0.26%) FATCA
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (4.35%) Docker
2 9 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.66%) HDFS
3 5 (0.66%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.53%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.53%) vSphere
5 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.26%) vCloud
5 2 (0.26%) XenServer
6 1 (0.13%) NFS
6 1 (0.13%) Squid
6 1 (0.13%) Varnish
6 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 58 (7.64%) Puppet
2 35 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.90%) Ansible
4 14 (1.84%) Nagios
5 9 (1.19%) ZABBIX
6 8 (1.05%) Salt
7 6 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
7 6 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 5 (0.66%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.53%) vRealize
10 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.26%) Graphite
12 1 (0.13%) Grafana
12 1 (0.13%) Graylog
12 1 (0.13%) Icinga
12 1 (0.13%) logstash
12 1 (0.13%) Opsview
12 1 (0.13%) QRadar
12 1 (0.13%) StatsD
12 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (5.67%) Oracle
2 31 (4.08%) Splunk
3 30 (3.95%) Google
3 30 (3.95%) Microsoft
4 29 (3.82%) MuleSoft
5 21 (2.77%) New Relic
6 19 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 19 (2.50%) VMware
7 14 (1.84%) AppDynamics
8 10 (1.32%) Tableau
9 7 (0.92%) Adobe
9 7 (0.92%) IBM
9 7 (0.92%) Rackspace
9 7 (0.92%) SaltStack
10 6 (0.79%) Zend
11 5 (0.66%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.53%) Cognos
13 3 (0.40%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.40%) HP
13 3 (0.40%) SAP
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