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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 566 391 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.12% 24.42% 22.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 44.43% 28.56% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 324 172
Median daily rate £423 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.92% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1246.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +11.11%
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
1274 1369 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 88.04% 85.51% 83.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 1007 607
Median daily rate £425 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £9.38 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £175.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 July 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 July 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.

1 412 (36.33%) Java
2 367 (32.36%) TDD
3 315 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 267 (23.54%) Scrum
5 224 (19.75%) HTML
6 207 (18.25%) CSS
7 174 (15.34%) Spring
8 165 (14.55%) Linux
9 155 (13.67%) Git (software)
10 146 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
11 143 (12.61%) BDD
12 140 (12.35%) DevOps
13 137 (12.08%) Node.js
14 134 (11.82%) Jenkins
15 131 (11.55%) User Experience
16 129 (11.38%) RESTful
17 128 (11.29%) Open Source
18 126 (11.11%) AngularJS
19 125 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
20 119 (10.49%) HTML5
21 107 (9.44%) Puppet
22 104 (9.17%) Hibernate
23 103 (9.08%) SQL
24 98 (8.64%) Python
25 96 (8.47%) Finance
26 94 (8.29%) MongoDB
27 93 (8.20%) React
28 91 (8.02%) OO
28 91 (8.02%) C#
29 90 (7.94%) SQL Server

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 35 (3.09%) Confluence
2 32 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 27 (2.38%) Apache
4 18 (1.59%) CMS
5 17 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (1.41%) nginx
7 14 (1.23%) OpenStack
8 13 (1.15%) Drupal
9 12 (1.06%) Apache Solr
10 11 (0.97%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.88%) Apache Spark
12 8 (0.71%) Jetty
13 7 (0.62%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.62%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.62%) WordPress
14 6 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
15 5 (0.44%) Skype for Business
16 4 (0.35%) JBoss
16 4 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
17 3 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.32%) MS Office
3 11 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.88%) MS Project
4 10 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.26%) InVision
8 2 (0.18%) UserZoom
9 1 (0.088%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (0.79%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.26%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.18%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.088%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.65%) GitHub
3 28 (2.47%) PaaS
3 28 (2.47%) SaaS
4 25 (2.20%) IaaS
5 16 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (1.23%) Office 365
7 8 (0.71%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.088%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.088%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.088%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.088%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.088%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.44%) HTTP
2 21 (1.85%) Internet
3 16 (1.41%) Network Security
4 14 (1.23%) DNS
5 7 (0.62%) LDAP
6 6 (0.53%) Firewall
7 5 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (0.44%) Intranet
8 4 (0.35%) FTP
9 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.18%) VoIP
10 1 (0.088%) LAN
10 1 (0.088%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.088%) WAN
10 1 (0.088%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (8.29%) MongoDB
2 90 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 56 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 54 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 29 (2.56%) MySQL
6 24 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (1.94%) Redis
8 22 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (1.76%) CouchDB
9 20 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (1.50%) Hadoop
11 11 (0.97%) DB2
12 9 (0.79%) Big Data
12 9 (0.79%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.71%) Neo4j
14 7 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.53%) Informix
Development Applications
1 155 (13.67%) Git (software)
2 134 (11.82%) Jenkins
3 81 (7.14%) JIRA
4 63 (5.56%) Selenium
5 60 (5.29%) Maven
6 45 (3.97%) Cucumber
6 45 (3.97%) Subversion
7 31 (2.73%) WebDriver
8 27 (2.38%) JUnit
9 19 (1.68%) gulp
10 18 (1.59%) Mercurial
11 17 (1.50%) Mockito
12 16 (1.41%) Grunt
13 14 (1.23%) Jasmine
13 14 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (1.06%) Ant
16 11 (0.97%) Android Studio
16 11 (0.97%) Eclipse
16 11 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (8.47%) Finance
2 59 (5.20%) Games
3 48 (4.23%) Retail
4 19 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.32%) Publishing
6 13 (1.15%) Banking
7 8 (0.71%) Online Betting
8 7 (0.62%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.53%) iGaming
9 6 (0.53%) Legal
10 4 (0.35%) Back Office
10 4 (0.35%) Law
10 4 (0.35%) Marketing
11 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.18%) Advertising
13 1 (0.088%) Billing
13 1 (0.088%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.088%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 559 (49.29%) Developer
2 233 (20.55%) Java Developer
3 104 (9.17%) Analyst
4 88 (7.76%) Senior Developer
5 85 (7.50%) Agile Developer
6 67 (5.91%) JavaScript Developer
7 66 (5.82%) Agile Java Developer
7 66 (5.82%) Architect
8 65 (5.73%) Senior Java Developer
9 58 (5.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 51 (4.50%) Business Analyst
10 51 (4.50%) User Researcher
11 46 (4.06%) DevOps Engineer
12 43 (3.79%) .NET Developer
12 43 (3.79%) Project Manager
13 35 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
13 35 (3.09%) Node.js Developer
14 34 (3.00%) Scala Developer
15 32 (2.82%) C# Developer
15 32 (2.82%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (19.75%) HTML
2 207 (18.25%) CSS
3 174 (15.34%) Spring
4 137 (12.08%) Node.js
5 129 (11.38%) RESTful
6 126 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 119 (10.49%) HTML5
8 104 (9.17%) Hibernate
9 93 (8.20%) React
10 87 (7.67%) .NET
10 87 (7.67%) CSS3
11 76 (6.70%) Web Services
12 74 (6.53%) REST
13 63 (5.56%) jQuery
14 57 (5.03%) RabbitMQ
15 46 (4.06%) ASP.NET
15 46 (4.06%) JSON
16 35 (3.09%) LESS
17 34 (3.00%) XML
18 33 (2.91%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 131 (11.55%) User Experience
2 125 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (3.44%) Mobile App
4 26 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (2.29%) Psychology
5 18 (1.59%) Algorithms
5 18 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 18 (1.59%) iPhone
6 16 (1.41%) iPad
7 15 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 14 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.23%) Social Media
9 11 (0.97%) Animation
9 11 (0.97%) Cryptography
10 10 (0.88%) Computer Science
10 10 (0.88%) Visualisation
10 10 (0.88%) Wiki
11 9 (0.79%) CESG
12 8 (0.71%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.62%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 165 (14.55%) Linux
2 45 (3.97%) Unix
3 41 (3.62%) Windows
4 23 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.94%) Mac OS X
6 21 (1.85%) Android
7 8 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.44%) CentOS
9 4 (0.35%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.088%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.088%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.088%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.088%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (32.36%) TDD
2 267 (23.54%) Scrum
3 146 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
4 143 (12.61%) BDD
5 140 (12.35%) DevOps
6 128 (11.29%) Open Source
7 91 (8.02%) OO
8 88 (7.76%) Front End Development
9 86 (7.58%) Kanban
10 78 (6.88%) Waterfall
11 77 (6.79%) Microservices
12 76 (6.70%) MVC
13 73 (6.44%) Project Management
14 72 (6.35%) Software Engineering
15 69 (6.08%) Web Development
16 65 (5.73%) User Stories
17 64 (5.64%) Mentoring
17 64 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
18 62 (5.47%) Unit Testing
19 60 (5.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 412 (36.33%) Java
2 315 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 103 (9.08%) SQL
4 98 (8.64%) Python
5 91 (8.02%) C#
6 83 (7.32%) Ruby
7 82 (7.23%) PHP
8 67 (5.91%) Scala
9 34 (3.00%) T-SQL
10 27 (2.38%) C++
11 25 (2.20%) ES6
12 24 (2.12%) Groovy
13 19 (1.68%) ECMAScript
14 18 (1.59%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.41%) PowerShell
16 15 (1.32%) Clojure
17 11 (0.97%) C
17 11 (0.97%) Perl
18 10 (0.88%) Objective-C
19 9 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 45 (3.97%) Degree
3 29 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 22 (1.94%) ISEB
5 18 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 18 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.15%) CISSP
7 8 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (0.53%) CRISC
9 4 (0.35%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.35%) CISA
9 4 (0.35%) CISM
9 4 (0.35%) ISACA
9 4 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.26%) CEH
10 3 (0.26%) CLAS
10 3 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.26%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 33 (2.91%) QA
3 7 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.26%) SDET
6 1 (0.088%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (3.00%) Docker
2 18 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.71%) Varnish
5 5 (0.44%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.44%) NFS
5 5 (0.44%) Squid
6 4 (0.35%) vSphere
7 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.088%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 107 (9.44%) Puppet
2 51 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.68%) Ansible
4 15 (1.32%) logstash
5 9 (0.79%) Graphite
5 9 (0.79%) ZABBIX
6 8 (0.71%) Nagios
6 8 (0.71%) Piwik
7 7 (0.62%) Grafana
7 7 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.62%) Icinga
7 7 (0.62%) StatsD
8 6 (0.53%) Opsview
8 6 (0.53%) Terraform
9 5 (0.44%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.44%) Graylog
9 5 (0.44%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.35%) SCCM
10 4 (0.35%) yum
Vendors
1 74 (6.53%) Oracle
2 38 (3.35%) Microsoft
3 27 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 24 (2.12%) VMware
5 21 (1.85%) Google
6 17 (1.50%) Apple
7 15 (1.32%) Adobe
8 14 (1.23%) Splunk
9 13 (1.15%) HP
9 13 (1.15%) SAP
10 12 (1.06%) Atlassian
11 11 (0.97%) Zend
12 9 (0.79%) F5
12 9 (0.79%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.62%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.53%) Cisco
14 6 (0.53%) Sybase
15 5 (0.44%) MuleSoft
15 5 (0.44%) New Relic
15 5 (0.44%) Palo Alto
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £308 - 343 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £275 - £340 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £345 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £360 to £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Rate: From £500 to £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £370 to £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago