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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 422 192 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 25.24% 18.99% 18.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.74% 23.39% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 138 97
Average daily rate
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£375 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £277 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £536 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
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
1373 821 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 82.12% 81.21% 79.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 540 406
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 27
Average hourly rate £15.25 £11.43 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.47% -74.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 August 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 August 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.

1 215 (25.69%) Java
2 202 (24.13%) SQL
3 200 (23.89%) TDD
4 185 (22.10%) JavaScript
5 183 (21.86%) HTML
6 173 (20.67%) SQL Server
7 169 (20.19%) .NET
8 150 (17.92%) Scrum
9 149 (17.80%) MVC
10 146 (17.44%) CSS
11 142 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
12 139 (16.61%) C#
13 130 (15.53%) jQuery
14 125 (14.93%) Linux
15 112 (13.38%) Finance
16 107 (12.78%) Microsoft
17 101 (12.07%) Oracle
18 99 (11.83%) Configuration Management
19 95 (11.35%) Project Management
20 89 (10.63%) BDD
21 86 (10.27%) Waterfall
22 84 (10.04%) ASP.NET
23 79 (9.44%) E-Commerce
24 78 (9.32%) Git (software)
25 76 (9.08%) SDLC
26 74 (8.84%) User Experience
26 74 (8.84%) UNIX
27 67 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
28 65 (7.77%) T-SQL
29 63 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (4.42%) Node.js
2 28 (3.35%) WebSphere
3 25 (2.99%) Apache
4 20 (2.39%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.39%) CMS
5 17 (2.03%) IIS
6 16 (1.91%) OpenStack
6 16 (1.91%) Jetty
6 16 (1.91%) nginx
7 14 (1.67%) Apache Solr
8 13 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (1.55%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.84%) Confluence
11 5 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.48%) JBoss
12 4 (0.48%) Drupal
12 4 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 14 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.36%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.24%) RoboHelp
5 2 (0.24%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.24%) XMetaL
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) MS Office
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.12%) Mingle
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.24%) Unica
3 2 (0.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.58%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (2.03%) GitHub
4 15 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (1.79%) Google App Engine
4 15 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.36%) IaaS
5 3 (0.36%) SaaS
6 1 (0.12%) PaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.12%) Office 365
6 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.12%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.93%) HTTP
2 21 (2.51%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.03%) DNS
4 16 (1.91%) SSL
5 15 (1.79%) DHCP
5 15 (1.79%) FTP
5 15 (1.79%) IPsec
6 12 (1.43%) Firewall
7 10 (1.19%) Internet
8 3 (0.36%) DMZ
8 3 (0.36%) Converged Networks
8 3 (0.36%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.24%) LDAP
10 1 (0.12%) ATM
10 1 (0.12%) GSM
10 1 (0.12%) SDH
10 1 (0.12%) UMTS
10 1 (0.12%) SAN
10 1 (0.12%) Intranet
10 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 63 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 63 (7.53%) MongoDB
3 56 (6.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (4.54%) Relational Database
5 36 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (3.94%) MySQL
6 33 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (3.58%) Oracle Database
8 28 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 23 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (2.39%) Neo4j
12 13 (1.55%) NoSQL
13 9 (1.08%) Big Data
13 9 (1.08%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.84%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 78 (9.32%) Git (software)
2 58 (6.93%) Jenkins
3 56 (6.69%) NUnit
4 47 (5.62%) Cucumber
5 44 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 41 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 39 (4.66%) Selenium
7 39 (4.66%) Subversion
8 26 (3.11%) SpecFlow
9 24 (2.87%) JUnit
10 23 (2.75%) Maven
11 22 (2.63%) Toad
12 19 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
13 16 (1.91%) JIRA
14 15 (1.79%) SoapUI
15 14 (1.67%) GitLab
16 12 (1.43%) Mockito
17 8 (0.96%) Eclipse
17 8 (0.96%) TeamCity
18 7 (0.84%) Appium
General
1 112 (13.38%) Finance
2 12 (1.43%) Publishing
2 12 (1.43%) Retail
3 10 (1.19%) Back Office
3 10 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 8 (0.96%) Games
5 5 (0.60%) Banking
6 4 (0.48%) Marketing
7 2 (0.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.12%) Front Office
8 1 (0.12%) Electronics
8 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.12%) Billing
8 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 384 (45.88%) Developer
2 102 (12.19%) Java Developer
3 90 (10.75%) Analyst
4 64 (7.65%) .NET Developer
5 51 (6.09%) Delivery Manager
6 50 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 45 (5.38%) Architect
8 37 (4.42%) Project Manager
9 30 (3.58%) Test Analyst
10 29 (3.46%) Technical Architect
11 26 (3.11%) Front-End Developer
12 25 (2.99%) SQL Developer
13 24 (2.87%) Software Developer
13 24 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
14 23 (2.75%) Oracle Developer
14 23 (2.75%) C# Developer
14 23 (2.75%) Tester
14 23 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 22 (2.63%) Senior Developer
16 21 (2.51%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (21.86%) HTML
2 169 (20.19%) .NET
3 146 (17.44%) CSS
4 130 (15.53%) jQuery
5 84 (10.04%) ASP.NET
6 67 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 58 (6.93%) Web Services
7 58 (6.93%) .NET Framework
8 56 (6.69%) Spring
9 55 (6.57%) HTML5
9 55 (6.57%) AngularJS
10 50 (5.97%) REST
11 45 (5.38%) Entity Framework
12 41 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (4.78%) CSS3
13 40 (4.78%) JSON
14 37 (4.42%) RESTful
14 37 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 36 (4.30%) Spring MVC
16 33 (3.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.84%) User Experience
2 60 (7.17%) NHS
3 51 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (2.51%) Mobile App
5 15 (1.79%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 8 (0.96%) Social Media
9 6 (0.72%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.60%) Human Factors
10 5 (0.60%) Informatics
10 5 (0.60%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.48%) iPhone
11 4 (0.48%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.36%) Psychology
13 2 (0.24%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.24%) CMDB
13 2 (0.24%) DTV
13 2 (0.24%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.24%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 125 (14.93%) Linux
2 74 (8.84%) UNIX
3 46 (5.50%) Mac OS X
4 18 (2.15%) Android
5 14 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.55%) Windows
7 4 (0.48%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.24%) AIX
8 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.12%) CentOS
9 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (23.89%) TDD
2 150 (17.92%) Scrum
3 149 (17.80%) MVC
4 142 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
5 99 (11.83%) Configuration Management
6 95 (11.35%) Project Management
7 89 (10.63%) BDD
8 86 (10.27%) Waterfall
9 79 (9.44%) E-Commerce
10 76 (9.08%) SDLC
11 58 (6.93%) Web Design
12 57 (6.81%) DevOps
13 56 (6.69%) Open Source
14 55 (6.57%) Responsive Web Design
15 52 (6.21%) Mentoring
16 51 (6.09%) Software Delivery
16 51 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
17 50 (5.97%) Data Modelling
18 48 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 48 (5.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 215 (25.69%) Java
2 202 (24.13%) SQL
3 185 (22.10%) JavaScript
4 139 (16.61%) C#
5 65 (7.77%) T-SQL
6 53 (6.33%) Python
7 48 (5.73%) Ruby
8 42 (5.02%) Bash Shell
9 38 (4.54%) PowerShell
10 37 (4.42%) PHP
11 30 (3.58%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.91%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.08%) VB
14 8 (0.96%) Scala
15 6 (0.72%) C
15 6 (0.72%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.60%) C++
16 5 (0.60%) Perl
17 4 (0.48%) FQL
18 3 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (6.21%) Security Cleared
2 24 (2.87%) ISEB
3 22 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 18 (2.15%) Degree
5 16 (1.91%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (1.43%) BC Cleared
8 7 (0.84%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.73%) QA
2 9 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.03%) Xen
3 13 (1.55%) QEMU
3 13 (1.55%) KVM
4 6 (0.72%) Docker
5 4 (0.48%) Varnish
6 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.24%) XenServer
7 2 (0.24%) vSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.12%) vCloud
8 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 52 (6.21%) Puppet
2 49 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.91%) Cobbler
3 16 (1.91%) Tivoli
4 13 (1.55%) Ansible
5 5 (0.60%) logstash
5 5 (0.60%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.36%) StatsD
6 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.36%) Graylog
7 2 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.12%) Salt
8 1 (0.12%) yum
8 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 107 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 101 (12.07%) Oracle
3 35 (4.18%) VMware
4 21 (2.51%) Sitecore
4 21 (2.51%) Adobe
5 20 (2.39%) Google
6 13 (1.55%) IBM
7 12 (1.43%) hybris
8 4 (0.48%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.36%) Teradata
9 3 (0.36%) Akamai
9 3 (0.36%) New Relic
9 3 (0.36%) Tableau
9 3 (0.36%) HP
9 3 (0.36%) Citrix
9 3 (0.36%) Siebel
9 3 (0.36%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.36%) Apigee
9 3 (0.36%) Mashery
10 2 (0.24%) CheckPoint
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