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 27 June 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
27 Jun 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 584 397 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.99% 25.98% 25.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 44.31% 30.21% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 344 232
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1246.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
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
1318 1314 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 87.98% 85.99% 84.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 977 702
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.25 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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.

1 395 (36.81%) Java
2 355 (33.08%) TDD
3 282 (26.28%) JavaScript
4 245 (22.83%) Scrum
5 190 (17.71%) HTML
6 175 (16.31%) Spring
7 171 (15.94%) CSS
8 163 (15.19%) Linux
9 145 (13.51%) DevOps
10 144 (13.42%) Git (software)
11 142 (13.23%) BDD
12 136 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
13 126 (11.74%) Jenkins
14 117 (10.90%) RESTful
14 117 (10.90%) Open Source
15 116 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
16 111 (10.34%) Puppet
16 111 (10.34%) Node.js
17 109 (10.16%) SQL
18 107 (9.97%) Hibernate
19 105 (9.79%) Python
19 105 (9.79%) AngularJS
19 105 (9.79%) User Experience
20 97 (9.04%) .NET
21 96 (8.95%) HTML5
22 95 (8.85%) C#
23 87 (8.11%) SQL Server
23 87 (8.11%) Ruby
24 86 (8.01%) Waterfall
25 85 (7.92%) OO

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 31 (2.89%) Confluence
2 23 (2.14%) Tomcat
3 22 (2.05%) Apache
4 16 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (1.30%) CMS
5 14 (1.30%) OpenStack
6 10 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.75%) Apache Solr
7 8 (0.75%) nginx
7 8 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.65%) Drupal
9 6 (0.56%) Jetty
10 5 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.47%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.37%) WordPress
12 3 (0.28%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.28%) JBoss
12 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.40%) MS Office
3 11 (1.03%) MS Project
4 9 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.093%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.19%) Exchequer
4 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.093%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (2.61%) SaaS
3 27 (2.52%) PaaS
4 26 (2.42%) GitHub
5 24 (2.24%) IaaS
6 16 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (1.30%) Office 365
8 6 (0.56%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.093%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.093%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.093%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.26%) HTTP
2 17 (1.58%) Internet
3 16 (1.49%) Network Security
4 10 (0.93%) DNS
5 5 (0.47%) Intranet
6 4 (0.37%) FTP
6 4 (0.37%) LDAP
7 3 (0.28%) Firewall
8 2 (0.19%) VoIP
9 1 (0.093%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.093%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.093%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.093%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.093%) LAN
9 1 (0.093%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.093%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.093%) WAN
9 1 (0.093%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 81 (7.55%) MongoDB
3 52 (4.85%) NoSQL
4 50 (4.66%) Relational Database
5 34 (3.17%) MySQL
6 27 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 20 (1.86%) CouchDB
8 20 (1.86%) Redis
8 20 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (0.93%) DB2
11 10 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.84%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.75%) Neo4j
13 8 (0.75%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.65%) Big Data
15 6 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 144 (13.42%) Git (software)
2 126 (11.74%) Jenkins
3 80 (7.46%) JIRA
4 65 (6.06%) Maven
5 62 (5.78%) Selenium
6 43 (4.01%) Subversion
7 42 (3.91%) Cucumber
8 29 (2.70%) JUnit
9 25 (2.33%) WebDriver
10 16 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (1.40%) gulp
11 15 (1.40%) Jasmine
11 15 (1.40%) Mercurial
11 15 (1.40%) Mockito
12 14 (1.30%) Ant
13 13 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (1.21%) SonarQube
14 12 (1.12%) Android Studio
14 12 (1.12%) Grunt
15 11 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (7.92%) Finance
2 56 (5.22%) Games
3 46 (4.29%) Retail
4 13 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 10 (0.93%) Banking
5 10 (0.93%) Publishing
6 9 (0.84%) Law
6 9 (0.84%) Online Betting
7 8 (0.75%) Marketing
8 5 (0.47%) iGaming
9 4 (0.37%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.19%) Back Office
11 2 (0.19%) Legal
12 1 (0.093%) Advertising
12 1 (0.093%) Billing
12 1 (0.093%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.093%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 523 (48.74%) Developer
2 232 (21.62%) Java Developer
3 90 (8.39%) Analyst
4 89 (8.29%) Senior Developer
5 81 (7.55%) Agile Developer
6 69 (6.43%) Architect
7 68 (6.34%) Agile Java Developer
8 67 (6.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 55 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 48 (4.47%) User Researcher
11 43 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
12 42 (3.91%) Business Analyst
13 41 (3.82%) .NET Developer
13 41 (3.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 40 (3.73%) Project Manager
15 36 (3.36%) Delivery Manager
16 32 (2.98%) Python Developer
17 31 (2.89%) C# Developer
17 31 (2.89%) Technical Architect
18 28 (2.61%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (17.71%) HTML
2 175 (16.31%) Spring
3 171 (15.94%) CSS
4 117 (10.90%) RESTful
5 111 (10.34%) Node.js
6 107 (9.97%) Hibernate
7 105 (9.79%) AngularJS
8 97 (9.04%) .NET
9 96 (8.95%) HTML5
10 76 (7.08%) React
10 76 (7.08%) Web Services
11 73 (6.80%) REST
12 68 (6.34%) CSS3
13 62 (5.78%) jQuery
14 50 (4.66%) RabbitMQ
15 47 (4.38%) ASP.NET
16 45 (4.19%) JSON
17 35 (3.26%) XML
18 31 (2.89%) Ember.js
18 31 (2.89%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (9.79%) User Experience
3 37 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 24 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.05%) Psychology
6 18 (1.68%) Algorithms
6 18 (1.68%) iPhone
7 17 (1.58%) Digital Media
7 17 (1.58%) iPad
8 16 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.21%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.21%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.12%) Animation
10 12 (1.12%) Cryptography
10 12 (1.12%) Social Media
11 10 (0.93%) Computer Science
11 10 (0.93%) Wiki
12 9 (0.84%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.65%) CESG
13 7 (0.65%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 163 (15.19%) Linux
2 48 (4.47%) Unix
3 45 (4.19%) Windows
4 22 (2.05%) Apple iOS
4 22 (2.05%) Mac OS X
5 21 (1.96%) Android
6 8 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.093%) CentOS
8 1 (0.093%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.093%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.093%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (33.08%) TDD
2 245 (22.83%) Scrum
3 145 (13.51%) DevOps
4 142 (13.23%) BDD
5 136 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
6 117 (10.90%) Open Source
7 86 (8.01%) Waterfall
8 85 (7.92%) OO
9 77 (7.18%) Kanban
10 74 (6.90%) Project Management
11 72 (6.71%) Microservices
11 72 (6.71%) MVC
11 72 (6.71%) Software Engineering
12 69 (6.43%) Front End Development
13 64 (5.96%) Unit Testing
13 64 (5.96%) Web Development
14 61 (5.68%) Mentoring
15 59 (5.50%) User Stories
16 56 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
17 52 (4.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 395 (36.81%) Java
2 282 (26.28%) JavaScript
3 109 (10.16%) SQL
4 105 (9.79%) Python
5 95 (8.85%) C#
6 87 (8.11%) Ruby
7 74 (6.90%) PHP
8 47 (4.38%) Scala
9 33 (3.08%) T-SQL
10 32 (2.98%) C++
11 24 (2.24%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.96%) ES6
13 19 (1.77%) ECMAScript
13 19 (1.77%) Groovy
14 16 (1.49%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.40%) Perl
16 13 (1.21%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.12%) Clojure
17 12 (1.12%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 59 (5.50%) Security Cleared
2 40 (3.73%) Degree
3 27 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 25 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 22 (2.05%) ISEB
6 19 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.03%) CISSP
8 8 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.56%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.37%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (0.37%) CISA
10 4 (0.37%) CISM
10 4 (0.37%) CRISC
10 4 (0.37%) ISACA
11 3 (0.28%) CEH
11 3 (0.28%) CLAS
11 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.28%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 30 (2.80%) QA
3 7 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.28%) SDET
5 1 (0.093%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (2.89%) Docker
2 15 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.84%) vSphere
5 5 (0.47%) Varnish
6 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.19%) Xen
8 2 (0.19%) XenServer
9 1 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.093%) NFS
9 1 (0.093%) Squid
Systems Management
1 111 (10.34%) Puppet
2 46 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.40%) logstash
4 12 (1.12%) Ansible
5 10 (0.93%) Piwik
5 10 (0.93%) ZABBIX
6 9 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.56%) Bareos
7 6 (0.56%) Opsview
7 6 (0.56%) yum
8 5 (0.47%) Cobbler
8 5 (0.47%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.47%) Graphite
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.37%) Nagios
9 4 (0.37%) SCCM
10 3 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.28%) Icinga
10 3 (0.28%) Mesos
10 3 (0.28%) StatsD
Vendors
1 75 (6.99%) Oracle
2 39 (3.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 18 (1.68%) Apple
4 18 (1.68%) Atlassian
4 18 (1.68%) VMware
5 14 (1.30%) HP
5 14 (1.30%) Splunk
6 13 (1.21%) Google
7 12 (1.12%) SAP
8 11 (1.03%) Adobe
8 11 (1.03%) Zend
9 10 (0.93%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.65%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.56%) Cisco
11 6 (0.56%) Sybase
12 4 (0.37%) CA
12 4 (0.37%) F5
12 4 (0.37%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.37%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per month
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £480 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago