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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 623 402 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.83% 29.58% 27.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 47.13% 34.60% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 323 254
Median daily rate £420 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1322 1162 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.63% 85.50% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 836 717
Median daily rate £425 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 18
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £13.60 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 385 (35.91%) Java
2 332 (30.97%) TDD
3 248 (23.13%) JavaScript
4 241 (22.48%) Scrum
5 175 (16.32%) HTML
6 170 (15.86%) Linux
7 163 (15.21%) Spring
8 153 (14.27%) DevOps
9 145 (13.53%) CSS
10 136 (12.69%) Jenkins
11 131 (12.22%) Git (software)
11 131 (12.22%) BDD
12 115 (10.73%) Puppet
13 112 (10.45%) SQL
14 111 (10.35%) Continuous Integration
15 110 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
15 110 (10.26%) Python
16 106 (9.89%) RESTful
17 102 (9.51%) Waterfall
18 101 (9.42%) User Experience
18 101 (9.42%) .NET
19 98 (9.14%) C#
20 96 (8.96%) Finance
20 96 (8.96%) Open Source
21 94 (8.77%) Node.js
21 94 (8.77%) Hibernate
22 93 (8.68%) AngularJS
23 91 (8.49%) JIRA
24 88 (8.21%) Ruby
25 87 (8.12%) HTML5

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 94 (8.77%) Node.js
2 43 (4.01%) Confluence
3 34 (3.17%) Apache
4 29 (2.71%) Tomcat
5 17 (1.59%) OpenStack
6 13 (1.21%) nginx
6 13 (1.21%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.12%) CMS
8 10 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.65%) Jetty
11 6 (0.56%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.56%) Drupal
12 5 (0.47%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.37%) JBoss
13 4 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.28%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.31%) MS Office
4 11 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.93%) MS Project
6 7 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.19%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.093%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.68%) GitHub
3 17 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.49%) SaaS
5 15 (1.40%) PaaS
6 13 (1.21%) IaaS
7 11 (1.03%) Office 365
8 6 (0.56%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.093%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.093%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.80%) HTTP
2 22 (2.05%) Internet
3 16 (1.49%) Network Security
4 12 (1.12%) DNS
5 6 (0.56%) Intranet
5 6 (0.56%) SNMP
6 5 (0.47%) FTP
7 3 (0.28%) Firewall
7 3 (0.28%) LDAP
8 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.19%) VoIP
9 1 (0.093%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.093%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.093%) DHCP
9 1 (0.093%) Extranet
9 1 (0.093%) IPsec
9 1 (0.093%) LAN
9 1 (0.093%) SSL
9 1 (0.093%) WAN
9 1 (0.093%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (7.18%) MongoDB
2 76 (7.09%) SQL Server
3 50 (4.66%) NoSQL
4 43 (4.01%) MySQL
5 42 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 29 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 25 (2.33%) Redis
9 23 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (1.49%) CouchDB
13 11 (1.03%) DB2
14 10 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.93%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.84%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.75%) Big Data
16 8 (0.75%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.75%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 136 (12.69%) Jenkins
2 131 (12.22%) Git (software)
3 91 (8.49%) JIRA
4 80 (7.46%) Selenium
5 79 (7.37%) Maven
6 53 (4.94%) Cucumber
7 38 (3.54%) Subversion
8 34 (3.17%) JUnit
9 27 (2.52%) WebDriver
10 22 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (1.96%) SonarQube
12 18 (1.68%) Ant
12 18 (1.68%) gulp
13 15 (1.40%) Jasmine
13 15 (1.40%) Liquibase
13 15 (1.40%) Visual Studio
14 14 (1.31%) Grunt
14 14 (1.31%) JMeter
14 14 (1.31%) Mockito
15 13 (1.21%) Appium
General
1 96 (8.96%) Finance
2 54 (5.04%) Games
3 51 (4.76%) Retail
4 13 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.12%) Online Betting
6 10 (0.93%) Marketing
7 9 (0.84%) Publishing
8 7 (0.65%) Law
9 6 (0.56%) Banking
10 5 (0.47%) Back Office
11 4 (0.37%) iGaming
12 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.28%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.093%) Advertising
13 1 (0.093%) Billing
13 1 (0.093%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.093%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 480 (44.78%) Developer
2 212 (19.78%) Java Developer
3 98 (9.14%) Analyst
4 86 (8.02%) Senior Developer
5 80 (7.46%) Agile Developer
6 73 (6.81%) Architect
7 69 (6.44%) Agile Java Developer
8 66 (6.16%) Senior Java Developer
9 52 (4.85%) User Researcher
10 49 (4.57%) JavaScript Developer
11 46 (4.29%) Business Analyst
12 45 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
13 43 (4.01%) Delivery Manager
13 43 (4.01%) Project Manager
14 40 (3.73%) Technical Architect
15 37 (3.45%) .NET Developer
16 30 (2.80%) Python Developer
16 30 (2.80%) Scrum Master
16 30 (2.80%) Senior Agile Developer
16 30 (2.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (16.32%) HTML
2 163 (15.21%) Spring
3 145 (13.53%) CSS
4 106 (9.89%) RESTful
5 101 (9.42%) .NET
6 94 (8.77%) Hibernate
7 93 (8.68%) AngularJS
8 87 (8.12%) HTML5
9 81 (7.56%) REST
10 80 (7.46%) Web Services
11 62 (5.78%) CSS3
11 62 (5.78%) jQuery
12 60 (5.60%) React
13 50 (4.66%) JSON
14 45 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
15 44 (4.10%) ASP.NET
16 42 (3.92%) XML
17 30 (2.80%) LESS
18 25 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
19 24 (2.24%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 110 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (9.42%) User Experience
3 31 (2.89%) Mobile App
4 22 (2.05%) Psychology
5 19 (1.77%) iPad
6 18 (1.68%) iPhone
7 17 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 17 (1.59%) Digital Media
7 17 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.31%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.12%) Animation
10 12 (1.12%) Cryptography
11 10 (0.93%) Wiki
12 9 (0.84%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.84%) Social Media
13 7 (0.65%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.56%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.56%) NHS
14 6 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 170 (15.86%) Linux
2 51 (4.76%) Windows
3 47 (4.38%) Unix
4 27 (2.52%) Mac OS X
5 21 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.77%) Android
7 9 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.56%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.093%) AIX
11 1 (0.093%) CentOS
11 1 (0.093%) Solaris
11 1 (0.093%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.093%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (30.97%) TDD
2 241 (22.48%) Scrum
3 153 (14.27%) DevOps
4 131 (12.22%) BDD
5 111 (10.35%) Continuous Integration
6 102 (9.51%) Waterfall
7 96 (8.96%) Open Source
8 83 (7.74%) Project Management
9 70 (6.53%) OO
10 67 (6.25%) Kanban
10 67 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 67 (6.25%) Microservices
10 67 (6.25%) MVC
10 67 (6.25%) User Stories
11 65 (6.06%) Software Engineering
12 61 (5.69%) Unit Testing
12 61 (5.69%) Web Development
13 53 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 50 (4.66%) Front End Development
14 50 (4.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 385 (35.91%) Java
2 248 (23.13%) JavaScript
3 112 (10.45%) SQL
4 110 (10.26%) Python
5 98 (9.14%) C#
6 88 (8.21%) Ruby
7 74 (6.90%) PHP
8 37 (3.45%) Scala
9 34 (3.17%) T-SQL
10 31 (2.89%) Bash Shell
11 29 (2.71%) C++
12 26 (2.43%) Perl
13 21 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.96%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.68%) ES6
15 16 (1.49%) ECMAScript
16 13 (1.21%) Groovy
16 13 (1.21%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.12%) C
18 9 (0.84%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 72 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 44 (4.10%) Degree
3 40 (3.73%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (2.15%) ISEB
6 21 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.56%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.47%) CISSP
10 4 (0.37%) CISA
10 4 (0.37%) CISM
10 4 (0.37%) ISACA
11 3 (0.28%) CEH
11 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.19%) PMP
12 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.093%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.093%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.093%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 38 (3.54%) QA
3 10 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.28%) SDET
6 1 (0.093%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (2.99%) Docker
2 14 (1.31%) vSphere
3 10 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.47%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.37%) Varnish
5 4 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.37%) Xen
6 3 (0.28%) XenServer
7 1 (0.093%) HDFS
7 1 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.093%) NFS
7 1 (0.093%) Squid
Systems Management
1 115 (10.73%) Puppet
2 39 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.49%) logstash
4 12 (1.12%) Ansible
4 12 (1.12%) Piwik
5 11 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (1.03%) ZABBIX
6 10 (0.93%) Bareos
6 10 (0.93%) yum
7 9 (0.84%) Cobbler
8 7 (0.65%) Opsview
9 5 (0.47%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.47%) SCCM
9 5 (0.47%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.37%) Graphite
11 3 (0.28%) Icinga
11 3 (0.28%) Mesos
11 3 (0.28%) StatsD
Vendors
1 77 (7.18%) Oracle
2 42 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 30 (2.80%) Red Hat
4 23 (2.15%) Atlassian
5 19 (1.77%) HP
5 19 (1.77%) VMware
6 18 (1.68%) Apple
7 13 (1.21%) SAP
8 12 (1.12%) Splunk
9 11 (1.03%) Adobe
9 11 (1.03%) Zend
10 10 (0.93%) Google
11 9 (0.84%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.65%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.47%) Cisco
14 4 (0.37%) CA
14 4 (0.37%) IBM
14 4 (0.37%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.37%) Twitter
15 3 (0.28%) SaltStack
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: Yesterday
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E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £290 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £325.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
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Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago