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 July 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 Jul 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 403 293 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.03% 26.52% 14.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.51% 31.88% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 228 58
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 £13.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1246.15% -67.08%
UK excluding London average 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
1321 919 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.34% 83.17% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 655 360
Average daily rate £363 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £8.95 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £73.40 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 July 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 July 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.

1 216 (26.63%) SQL
2 208 (25.65%) Java
3 190 (23.43%) TDD
4 174 (21.45%) .NET
5 168 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
6 160 (19.73%) JavaScript
7 158 (19.48%) HTML
8 157 (19.36%) SQL Server
9 152 (18.74%) MVC
10 151 (18.62%) Scrum
11 144 (17.76%) C#
12 132 (16.28%) CSS
13 119 (14.67%) Linux
14 116 (14.30%) jQuery
15 108 (13.32%) Configuration Management
16 104 (12.82%) Oracle
17 103 (12.70%) Finance
18 95 (11.71%) Microsoft
19 91 (11.22%) Project Management
20 75 (9.25%) Python
21 73 (9.00%) .NET Framework
21 73 (9.00%) Open Source
22 72 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
22 72 (8.88%) Ruby
22 72 (8.88%) ASP.NET
23 70 (8.63%) BDD
24 69 (8.51%) SDLC
25 67 (8.26%) MongoDB
25 67 (8.26%) NUnit
26 66 (8.14%) NHS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 31 (3.82%) Apache
2 26 (3.21%) Node.js
3 25 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 23 (2.84%) OpenStack
5 19 (2.34%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.60%) IIS
6 13 (1.60%) CMS
7 12 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.48%) Jetty
7 12 (1.48%) nginx
7 12 (1.48%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.23%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.11%) JBoss
10 7 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.49%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.37%) SAS
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.37%) Confluence
12 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (1.36%) Photoshop
1 11 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.37%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.37%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.25%) SPSS
4 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.49%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.25%) Unica
3 2 (0.25%) Maximo
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.48%) Google App Engine
3 12 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.23%) GitHub
5 7 (0.86%) SaaS
6 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.12%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.81%) HTTP
2 15 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.73%) Firewall
4 13 (1.60%) SSL
5 12 (1.48%) DNS
5 12 (1.48%) IPsec
5 12 (1.48%) DHCP
5 12 (1.48%) FTP
6 7 (0.86%) Ethernet
6 7 (0.86%) ATM
6 7 (0.86%) GSM
6 7 (0.86%) SDH
6 7 (0.86%) UMTS
6 7 (0.86%) RNC
6 7 (0.86%) Internet
6 7 (0.86%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.37%) Converged Networks
7 3 (0.37%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.37%) DMZ
8 2 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (19.36%) SQL Server
2 67 (8.26%) MongoDB
3 56 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 36 (4.44%) Oracle Database
7 35 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (3.82%) NoSQL
9 27 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (2.47%) MySQL
12 18 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (2.10%) Neo4j
14 8 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.86%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.74%) DB2
17 5 (0.62%) Big Data
17 5 (0.62%) Redis
17 5 (0.62%) Riak
Development Applications
1 67 (8.26%) NUnit
2 55 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 53 (6.54%) Selenium
3 53 (6.54%) Jenkins
4 50 (6.17%) Cucumber
5 35 (4.32%) SpecFlow
6 31 (3.82%) Rhino Mocks
7 27 (3.33%) Subversion
8 23 (2.84%) Visual Studio
9 22 (2.71%) JUnit
9 22 (2.71%) Toad
10 17 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (1.60%) Eclipse
12 12 (1.48%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.36%) JIRA
14 10 (1.23%) Maven
15 9 (1.11%) GitLab
16 8 (0.99%) Capybara
17 7 (0.86%) IntelliJ
17 7 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 103 (12.70%) Finance
2 21 (2.59%) Telecoms
3 12 (1.48%) Back Office
3 12 (1.48%) Retail
4 7 (0.86%) Games
4 7 (0.86%) Banking
5 5 (0.62%) Publishing
6 2 (0.25%) Legal
6 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.12%) Local Government
7 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.12%) Marketing
7 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.12%) Billing
7 1 (0.12%) Advertising
7 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 357 (44.02%) Developer
2 83 (10.23%) Java Developer
3 81 (9.99%) .NET Developer
4 80 (9.86%) Analyst
5 48 (5.92%) Architect
6 46 (5.67%) Business Analyst
7 42 (5.18%) Delivery Manager
8 35 (4.32%) SQL Developer
9 34 (4.19%) Project Manager
10 27 (3.33%) Senior Developer
11 26 (3.21%) Test Analyst
12 25 (3.08%) Technical Architect
13 24 (2.96%) Tester
13 24 (2.96%) Oracle Developer
14 23 (2.84%) DevOps Engineer
15 19 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (2.34%) Database Developer
15 19 (2.34%) PHP Developer
15 19 (2.34%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (2.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (21.45%) .NET
2 158 (19.48%) HTML
3 132 (16.28%) CSS
4 116 (14.30%) jQuery
5 73 (9.00%) .NET Framework
6 72 (8.88%) ASP.NET
6 72 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 64 (7.89%) Web Services
8 59 (7.27%) Entity Framework
9 54 (6.66%) JSON
10 48 (5.92%) Spring
11 44 (5.43%) Hibernate
12 43 (5.30%) HTML5
13 42 (5.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 42 (5.18%) CSS3
14 39 (4.81%) XML
15 38 (4.69%) WCF
16 37 (4.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (4.56%) AngularJS
17 36 (4.44%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 66 (8.14%) NHS
2 61 (7.52%) User Experience
3 45 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (1.60%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.48%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.74%) Human Factors
9 5 (0.62%) Informatics
9 5 (0.62%) Reference Data
9 5 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.37%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.37%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.37%) Psychology
10 3 (0.37%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.37%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.37%) Replication
10 3 (0.37%) Clustering
11 2 (0.25%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 119 (14.67%) Linux
2 57 (7.03%) UNIX
3 30 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 16 (1.97%) Windows
5 12 (1.48%) Android
5 12 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.62%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.49%) AIX
8 3 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.25%) CentOS
9 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (23.43%) TDD
2 168 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
3 152 (18.74%) MVC
4 151 (18.62%) Scrum
5 108 (13.32%) Configuration Management
6 91 (11.22%) Project Management
7 73 (9.00%) Open Source
8 70 (8.63%) BDD
9 69 (8.51%) SDLC
10 64 (7.89%) OO
10 64 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 61 (7.52%) E-Commerce
12 56 (6.91%) Waterfall
13 55 (6.78%) Mentoring
14 54 (6.66%) DevOps
15 53 (6.54%) Data Modelling
15 53 (6.54%) Automated Testing
16 51 (6.29%) User Stories
16 51 (6.29%) Software Delivery
17 50 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 216 (26.63%) SQL
2 208 (25.65%) Java
3 160 (19.73%) JavaScript
4 144 (17.76%) C#
5 75 (9.25%) Python
6 72 (8.88%) Ruby
7 54 (6.66%) T-SQL
8 51 (6.29%) Bash Shell
9 45 (5.55%) PHP
10 35 (4.32%) PowerShell
11 31 (3.82%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.97%) Shell Script
13 14 (1.73%) C
14 10 (1.23%) Perl
15 9 (1.11%) C++
15 9 (1.11%) Scala
16 8 (0.99%) PHP5
17 6 (0.74%) VB
18 5 (0.62%) VB.NET
19 4 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 24 (2.96%) Degree
3 19 (2.34%) ISEB
4 15 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.74%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.66%) QA
2 9 (1.11%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.86%) SLA
4 3 (0.37%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 40 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.59%) QEMU
2 21 (2.59%) KVM
3 13 (1.60%) Xen
4 3 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (0.25%) Docker
5 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.12%) Firmware
6 1 (0.12%) XenServer
6 1 (0.12%) vSphere
6 1 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 59 (7.27%) Puppet
2 57 (7.03%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.34%) Ansible
4 16 (1.97%) Cobbler
4 16 (1.97%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.86%) Nagios
5 7 (0.86%) Graylog
6 5 (0.62%) Graphite
6 5 (0.62%) Salt
6 5 (0.62%) CFEngine
7 3 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.12%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 104 (12.82%) Oracle
2 95 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.93%) VMware
4 17 (2.10%) Sitecore
5 13 (1.60%) Google
5 13 (1.60%) Adobe
6 12 (1.48%) hybris
7 10 (1.23%) IBM
8 8 (0.99%) Splunk
9 7 (0.86%) Akamai
9 7 (0.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 7 (0.86%) New Relic
9 7 (0.86%) Zend
9 7 (0.86%) Ericsson
10 6 (0.74%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.37%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.37%) jBASE
11 3 (0.37%) HP
11 3 (0.37%) Siebel
12 2 (0.25%) Trillium
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