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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 396 344 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.05% 29.48% 19.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.16% 36.48% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 255 86
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.11
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
1095 943 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.08% 80.81% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 651 328
Average daily rate £363 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £110.00 £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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.

1 207 (27.45%) Java
2 160 (21.22%) SQL
3 149 (19.76%) HTML
4 143 (18.97%) TDD
5 142 (18.83%) Linux
6 126 (16.71%) JavaScript
7 125 (16.58%) .NET
8 122 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
9 115 (15.25%) Scrum
10 113 (14.99%) CSS
11 111 (14.72%) Project Management
12 110 (14.59%) MVC
13 109 (14.46%) Configuration Management
14 105 (13.93%) C#
15 102 (13.53%) Open Source
16 91 (12.07%) SQL Server
17 90 (11.94%) Finance
18 88 (11.67%) Python
19 85 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
20 82 (10.88%) Oracle
20 82 (10.88%) jQuery
21 79 (10.48%) Ruby
22 71 (9.42%) MongoDB
23 70 (9.28%) Puppet
24 68 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
25 66 (8.75%) BDD
25 66 (8.75%) UNIX
26 65 (8.62%) PHP
27 64 (8.49%) DevOps
28 61 (8.09%) Waterfall

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 38 (5.04%) Apache
2 25 (3.32%) Node.js
3 22 (2.92%) WebSphere
4 21 (2.79%) OpenStack
5 17 (2.25%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.72%) IIS
7 12 (1.59%) Jetty
7 12 (1.59%) nginx
8 10 (1.33%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.19%) Apache Solr
10 8 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.06%) JBoss
11 7 (0.93%) CMS
12 6 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
12 6 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.27%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.27%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) Niku Workbench
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.80%) Maximo
3 4 (0.53%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.13%) Unica
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.59%) Google App Engine
3 12 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.46%) SaaS
5 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.13%) Trello
6 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.90%) HTTP
2 20 (2.65%) Firewall
3 18 (2.39%) TCP/IP
3 18 (2.39%) SSL
4 12 (1.59%) DNS
4 12 (1.59%) FTP
4 12 (1.59%) DHCP
4 12 (1.59%) IPsec
5 8 (1.06%) RNC
5 8 (1.06%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (1.06%) Ethernet
5 8 (1.06%) SDH
5 8 (1.06%) UMTS
5 8 (1.06%) ATM
5 8 (1.06%) GSM
6 6 (0.80%) LAN
6 6 (0.80%) GPRS
6 6 (0.80%) WAN
7 5 (0.66%) Internet
8 3 (0.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 71 (9.42%) MongoDB
3 47 (6.23%) Relational Database
4 38 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 25 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (2.92%) MySQL
8 21 (2.79%) Neo4j
9 20 (2.65%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (1.86%) Riak
11 14 (1.86%) Hypertable
11 14 (1.86%) CouchDB
12 10 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.93%) DB2
14 7 (0.93%) Pentaho
14 7 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 59 (7.82%) Git (software)
2 44 (5.84%) Jenkins
3 42 (5.57%) Subversion
4 29 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 25 (3.32%) Selenium
6 21 (2.79%) NUnit
6 21 (2.79%) SpecFlow
7 14 (1.86%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (1.86%) JUnit
7 14 (1.86%) Fiddler
8 13 (1.72%) JIRA
8 13 (1.72%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.59%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.19%) Maven
12 7 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (0.93%) JMeter
13 6 (0.80%) IntelliJ
13 6 (0.80%) Toad
13 6 (0.80%) TeamCity
General
1 90 (11.94%) Finance
2 20 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 11 (1.46%) Retail
4 9 (1.19%) Banking
4 9 (1.19%) Law
5 7 (0.93%) Games
6 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.40%) Advertising
7 3 (0.40%) Back Office
7 3 (0.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.27%) Local Government
8 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.13%) Front Office
9 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.13%) Billing
9 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 293 (38.86%) Developer
2 89 (11.80%) Analyst
3 86 (11.41%) Java Developer
4 57 (7.56%) .NET Developer
5 55 (7.29%) Business Analyst
6 40 (5.31%) Architect
6 40 (5.31%) Project Manager
7 35 (4.64%) Senior Developer
8 34 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
9 31 (4.11%) Designer
10 29 (3.85%) UX Designer
11 28 (3.71%) Delivery Manager
12 26 (3.45%) Programme Manager
13 25 (3.32%) Tester
14 24 (3.18%) Test Analyst
15 23 (3.05%) PHP Developer
16 20 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
16 20 (2.65%) SQL Developer
17 19 (2.52%) JavaScript Developer
18 17 (2.25%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (19.76%) HTML
2 125 (16.58%) .NET
3 113 (14.99%) CSS
4 82 (10.88%) jQuery
5 60 (7.96%) Web Services
6 57 (7.56%) ASP.NET
7 51 (6.76%) Hibernate
7 51 (6.76%) REST
8 48 (6.37%) .NET Framework
9 41 (5.44%) J2EE
10 40 (5.31%) XML
11 36 (4.77%) JSON
11 36 (4.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 34 (4.51%) Entity Framework
12 34 (4.51%) HTML5
13 33 (4.38%) AngularJS
14 32 (4.24%) CSS3
14 32 (4.24%) Spring
15 26 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (3.18%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 102 (13.53%) Open Source
2 49 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.37%) User Experience
4 29 (3.85%) NHS
5 15 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 7 (0.93%) Data Integration
7 7 (0.93%) PKI
8 6 (0.80%) Smartcard
8 6 (0.80%) Human Factors
8 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.66%) Social Media
9 5 (0.66%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.66%) Replication
9 5 (0.66%) Informatics
10 4 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.53%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.53%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.40%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.40%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 142 (18.83%) Linux
2 66 (8.75%) UNIX
3 38 (5.04%) Mac OS X
4 19 (2.52%) Windows
5 12 (1.59%) Android
6 10 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.93%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.93%) CentOS
8 5 (0.66%) AIX
8 5 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (18.97%) TDD
2 122 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
3 115 (15.25%) Scrum
4 111 (14.72%) Project Management
5 110 (14.59%) MVC
6 109 (14.46%) Configuration Management
7 85 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 66 (8.75%) BDD
9 64 (8.49%) DevOps
10 61 (8.09%) Waterfall
11 55 (7.29%) Web Design
12 52 (6.90%) Software Engineering
12 52 (6.90%) PRINCE2
13 50 (6.63%) Mentoring
14 45 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
14 45 (5.97%) Automated Testing
15 44 (5.84%) User Stories
15 44 (5.84%) E-Commerce
16 43 (5.70%) OO
16 43 (5.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 207 (27.45%) Java
2 160 (21.22%) SQL
3 126 (16.71%) JavaScript
4 105 (13.93%) C#
5 88 (11.67%) Python
6 79 (10.48%) Ruby
7 65 (8.62%) PHP
8 47 (6.23%) Bash Shell
9 28 (3.71%) C
10 22 (2.92%) T-SQL
11 19 (2.52%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.99%) Scala
13 13 (1.72%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.72%) C++
14 12 (1.59%) VB
14 12 (1.59%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.19%) PHP5
16 7 (0.93%) Perl
17 4 (0.53%) VB6
18 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (2.39%) ISEB
2 18 (2.39%) Degree
3 14 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (1.86%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.40%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.13%) MCTS
8 1 (0.13%) MCITP
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.04%) QA
2 8 (1.06%) SLA
3 5 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 37 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.52%) QEMU
2 19 (2.52%) KVM
3 13 (1.72%) Xen
4 4 (0.53%) Firmware
5 3 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.27%) Docker
7 1 (0.13%) XenServer
7 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 70 (9.28%) Puppet
2 68 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (3.71%) Ansible
4 19 (2.52%) Cobbler
4 19 (2.52%) Tivoli
5 16 (2.12%) Nagios
6 14 (1.86%) CFEngine
6 14 (1.86%) Graphite
7 7 (0.93%) OpenIDM
8 6 (0.80%) Graylog
9 5 (0.66%) Salt
10 4 (0.53%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (10.88%) Oracle
2 51 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.91%) VMware
4 22 (2.92%) Splunk
5 15 (1.99%) SaltStack
6 12 (1.59%) Google
6 12 (1.59%) Zend
7 10 (1.33%) hybris
8 9 (1.19%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 8 (1.06%) IBM
9 8 (1.06%) Ericsson
9 8 (1.06%) Adobe
10 7 (0.93%) Cisco
10 7 (0.93%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.93%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.80%) New Relic
11 6 (0.80%) Akamai
12 5 (0.66%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.53%) jBASE
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