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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 327 245 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.70% 25.36% 13.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.99% 31.41% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 171 72
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£375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
884 780 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.00% 80.75% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 476 328
Average daily rate £375 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £27.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 126 (22.74%) Java
2 116 (20.94%) HTML
3 109 (19.68%) JavaScript
3 109 (19.68%) SQL
4 106 (19.13%) C#
5 104 (18.77%) .NET
6 96 (17.33%) TDD
7 90 (16.25%) MVC
7 90 (16.25%) CSS
8 87 (15.70%) Project Management
9 85 (15.34%) Scrum
10 77 (13.90%) Linux
11 76 (13.72%) Ruby
12 72 (13.00%) ASP.NET
13 69 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
14 68 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 65 (11.73%) Finance
16 63 (11.37%) jQuery
17 60 (10.83%) PHP
18 59 (10.65%) SQL Server
19 58 (10.47%) Web Services
19 58 (10.47%) Python
20 56 (10.11%) MongoDB
21 52 (9.39%) Software Engineering
22 51 (9.21%) Configuration Management
23 49 (8.84%) .NET Framework
23 49 (8.84%) User Stories
24 48 (8.66%) Web Development
24 48 (8.66%) Open Source
24 48 (8.66%) Waterfall

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 25 (4.51%) Apache
2 17 (3.07%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.81%) CMS
3 10 (1.81%) Apache Solr
3 10 (1.81%) Node.js
4 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.08%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (0.90%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.90%) JBoss
5 5 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.36%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.36%) IIS
7 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.36%) uiautomator
Applications
1 9 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.90%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.72%) MS Office
5 3 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.36%) Niku Workbench
6 2 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.08%) Maximo
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.44%) SaaS
1 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) IaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Route 53
3 1 (0.18%) Trello
3 1 (0.18%) Heroku
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.05%) HTTP
2 8 (1.44%) SSL
2 8 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.26%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (1.26%) RNC
3 7 (1.26%) ATM
3 7 (1.26%) SDH
3 7 (1.26%) UMTS
3 7 (1.26%) GSM
3 7 (1.26%) Ethernet
3 7 (1.26%) Intranet
4 6 (1.08%) LAN
4 6 (1.08%) WAN
4 6 (1.08%) GPRS
4 6 (1.08%) Firewall
5 2 (0.36%) Internet
5 2 (0.36%) DNS
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.18%) Network Security
6 1 (0.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 56 (10.11%) MongoDB
3 29 (5.23%) NoSQL
4 28 (5.05%) MySQL
4 28 (5.05%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (3.25%) Riak
7 16 (2.89%) CouchDB
8 15 (2.71%) Hypertable
9 14 (2.53%) Neo4j
10 12 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (1.08%) Pentaho
13 6 (1.08%) Redis
14 5 (0.90%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (5.96%) Subversion
2 30 (5.42%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.97%) Selenium
4 18 (3.25%) Cucumber
4 18 (3.25%) Jenkins
5 17 (3.07%) NUnit
6 15 (2.71%) Fiddler
7 12 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.17%) JUnit
7 12 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (1.81%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (1.62%) MSTest
9 9 (1.62%) JIRA
10 8 (1.44%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.26%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.08%) JMeter
12 6 (1.08%) Hudson
13 5 (0.90%) QUnit
13 5 (0.90%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.72%) PHPUnit
General
1 65 (11.73%) Finance
2 24 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.53%) Law
4 11 (1.99%) Retail
5 10 (1.81%) Banking
6 5 (0.90%) Advertising
7 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.72%) Games
8 3 (0.54%) Marketing
8 3 (0.54%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.54%) Back Office
9 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 202 (36.46%) Developer
2 75 (13.54%) Analyst
3 64 (11.55%) .NET Developer
4 49 (8.84%) Java Developer
5 43 (7.76%) Project Manager
6 42 (7.58%) Business Analyst
7 35 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 32 (5.78%) Architect
9 26 (4.69%) Test Analyst
10 24 (4.33%) Senior Developer
11 23 (4.15%) Agile Coach
12 22 (3.97%) Programme Manager
13 20 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
13 20 (3.61%) SQL Developer
14 19 (3.43%) Delivery Manager
14 19 (3.43%) Tester
14 19 (3.43%) Designer
15 17 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
16 15 (2.71%) UX Designer
16 15 (2.71%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (20.94%) HTML
2 104 (18.77%) .NET
3 90 (16.25%) CSS
4 72 (13.00%) ASP.NET
5 63 (11.37%) jQuery
6 58 (10.47%) Web Services
7 49 (8.84%) .NET Framework
8 42 (7.58%) Hibernate
9 40 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (7.04%) REST
11 30 (5.42%) J2EE
11 30 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (4.33%) Ajax
12 24 (4.33%) JSON
12 24 (4.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 23 (4.15%) Spring
14 21 (3.79%) HTML5
14 21 (3.79%) CSS3
15 19 (3.43%) XML
15 19 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.66%) Open Source
2 35 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.42%) User Experience
4 21 (3.79%) NHS
5 12 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.26%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.08%) Clustering
8 6 (1.08%) PKI
9 5 (0.90%) Social Media
9 5 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.90%) Smartcard
10 4 (0.72%) Chemistry
10 4 (0.72%) Ontologies
10 4 (0.72%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.54%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.36%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.36%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 77 (13.90%) Linux
2 40 (7.22%) UNIX
3 20 (3.61%) Mac OS X
4 18 (3.25%) Windows
5 13 (2.35%) Android
6 8 (1.44%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.90%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.90%) CentOS
7 5 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.36%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (17.33%) TDD
2 90 (16.25%) MVC
3 87 (15.70%) Project Management
4 85 (15.34%) Scrum
5 69 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (9.39%) Software Engineering
8 51 (9.21%) Configuration Management
9 49 (8.84%) User Stories
10 48 (8.66%) Web Development
10 48 (8.66%) Waterfall
11 47 (8.48%) DevOps
12 46 (8.30%) Mentoring
13 42 (7.58%) PRINCE2
14 36 (6.50%) Web Design
15 35 (6.32%) BDD
16 33 (5.96%) Agile Project Management
17 32 (5.78%) Automated Testing
18 30 (5.42%) E-Commerce
19 29 (5.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 126 (22.74%) Java
2 109 (19.68%) JavaScript
2 109 (19.68%) SQL
3 106 (19.13%) C#
4 76 (13.72%) Ruby
5 60 (10.83%) PHP
6 58 (10.47%) Python
7 24 (4.33%) Bash Shell
8 23 (4.15%) C
9 17 (3.07%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.53%) Scala
11 11 (1.99%) C++
12 8 (1.44%) VB
13 7 (1.26%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.08%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.90%) PHP5
16 4 (0.72%) Perl
16 4 (0.72%) SPARQL
17 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.07%) ISEB
3 12 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.08%) Degree
6 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.36%) MCTS
8 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) MCITP
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.18%) PMP
9 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.53%) QA
2 8 (1.44%) SLA
3 6 (1.08%) COBIT
4 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) Firmware
2 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) UAG
3 1 (0.18%) vSphere
3 1 (0.18%) XenServer
3 1 (0.18%) Xen
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (7.04%) Puppet
1 39 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (3.61%) Graphite
3 15 (2.71%) CFEngine
3 15 (2.71%) Nagios
3 15 (2.71%) Ansible
4 14 (2.53%) Tivoli
4 14 (2.53%) Cobbler
5 6 (1.08%) OpenIDM
6 3 (0.54%) Salt
6 3 (0.54%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.18%) SCCM
7 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (7.40%) Oracle
2 29 (5.23%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.61%) Splunk
4 15 (2.71%) hybris
4 15 (2.71%) SaltStack
5 12 (2.17%) Zend
6 8 (1.44%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 7 (1.26%) Ericsson
8 6 (1.08%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.08%) Cisco
9 5 (0.90%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.90%) ATG
9 5 (0.90%) Adobe
10 4 (0.72%) IBM
10 4 (0.72%) VMware
11 3 (0.54%) Kofax
12 2 (0.36%) Niku
12 2 (0.36%) Trillium
12 2 (0.36%) jBASE
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