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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 393 447 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.60% 31.77% 31.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.17% 37.53% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 333 276
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £616 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +25.00%

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
932 1191 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.42% 84.65% 86.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 821 715
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.25 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £10.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.87 £19.44 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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.

1 311 (41.41%) Java
2 238 (31.69%) Scrum
3 205 (27.30%) JavaScript
4 171 (22.77%) HTML
5 162 (21.57%) TDD
6 150 (19.97%) CSS
7 130 (17.31%) User Experience
8 118 (15.71%) SQL
8 118 (15.71%) Linux
9 112 (14.91%) Python
9 112 (14.91%) RESTful
10 111 (14.78%) Git (software)
11 109 (14.51%) Spring
11 109 (14.51%) Jenkins
12 98 (13.05%) HTML5
13 97 (12.92%) BDD
14 95 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
15 94 (12.52%) Scala
16 87 (11.58%) AngularJS
17 85 (11.32%) MongoDB
17 85 (11.32%) DevOps
18 83 (11.05%) Open Source
19 82 (10.92%) Kanban
20 81 (10.79%) Ruby
21 80 (10.65%) Software Engineering
21 80 (10.65%) MVC
22 79 (10.52%) OO
22 79 (10.52%) REST
23 77 (10.25%) CSS3
24 75 (9.99%) Finance

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 43 (5.73%) Confluence
2 33 (4.39%) Apache
3 18 (2.40%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (1.86%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.33%) Mule
6 9 (1.20%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.07%) CMS
7 8 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (0.93%) Mule ESB
8 7 (0.93%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.67%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.53%) nginx
11 3 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.40%) IIS
11 3 (0.40%) JBoss
11 3 (0.40%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.27%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.53%) MS Project
3 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.27%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.13%) HipChat
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.13%) Primavera
2 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.13%) GitHub
4 15 (2.00%) PaaS
5 11 (1.46%) IaaS
6 8 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.07%) Loggly
6 8 (1.07%) Sumo Logic
7 5 (0.67%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.53%) CloudBees
8 4 (0.53%) SaaS
9 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.40%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.27%) Google Play
10 2 (0.27%) iTunes
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.13%) Trello
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (6.66%) HTTP
2 21 (2.80%) Internet
3 12 (1.60%) DNS
3 12 (1.60%) Firewall
4 9 (1.20%) OpenLDAP
4 9 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.53%) LDAP
5 4 (0.53%) SMTP
5 4 (0.53%) SSH
6 3 (0.40%) WAN
7 2 (0.27%) VLAN
8 1 (0.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.13%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.13%) LAN
8 1 (0.13%) MPLS
8 1 (0.13%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.13%) SMS
8 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (11.32%) MongoDB
2 65 (8.66%) NoSQL
3 60 (7.99%) Relational Database
4 53 (7.06%) SQL Server
5 49 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 48 (6.39%) MySQL
7 32 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 24 (3.20%) Redis
9 14 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.60%) Riak
11 10 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.80%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.67%) HBase
14 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.53%) Big Data
15 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (0.40%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 111 (14.78%) Git (software)
2 109 (14.51%) Jenkins
3 71 (9.45%) Selenium
4 64 (8.52%) JIRA
5 53 (7.06%) JUnit
6 49 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 37 (4.93%) Subversion
8 32 (4.26%) WebDriver
9 31 (4.13%) Grunt
10 30 (3.99%) Jasmine
11 27 (3.60%) Maven
12 25 (3.33%) JMeter
13 22 (2.93%) Visual Studio
14 16 (2.13%) gulp
15 13 (1.73%) SoapUI
16 11 (1.46%) Vagrant
17 10 (1.33%) Xcode
18 9 (1.20%) Android Studio
19 8 (1.07%) Hudson
19 8 (1.07%) Mercurial
General
1 75 (9.99%) Finance
2 29 (3.86%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.53%) Banking
4 17 (2.26%) Publishing
4 17 (2.26%) Retail
5 11 (1.46%) Billing
5 11 (1.46%) Law
6 9 (1.20%) Back Office
6 9 (1.20%) Games
7 8 (1.07%) Advertising
7 8 (1.07%) Legal
8 7 (0.93%) Marketing
9 4 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.40%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.27%) German Language
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 380 (50.60%) Developer
2 133 (17.71%) Java Developer
3 71 (9.45%) Analyst
4 56 (7.46%) Architect
5 53 (7.06%) Business Analyst
6 42 (5.59%) JavaScript Developer
7 40 (5.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 35 (4.66%) .NET Developer
9 34 (4.53%) Scala Developer
9 34 (4.53%) Tester
10 32 (4.26%) User Researcher
11 28 (3.73%) Android Developer
11 28 (3.73%) Senior Developer
12 26 (3.46%) Agile Developer
12 26 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
12 26 (3.46%) Project Manager
12 26 (3.46%) User Experience Researcher
13 25 (3.33%) Automation Tester
13 25 (3.33%) iOS Developer
13 25 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (22.77%) HTML
2 150 (19.97%) CSS
3 112 (14.91%) RESTful
4 109 (14.51%) Spring
5 98 (13.05%) HTML5
6 87 (11.58%) AngularJS
7 79 (10.52%) REST
8 77 (10.25%) CSS3
9 66 (8.79%) .NET
10 58 (7.72%) JSON
11 49 (6.52%) Web Services
12 48 (6.39%) Node.js
13 42 (5.59%) Hibernate
14 41 (5.46%) Django
15 36 (4.79%) ASP.NET
16 35 (4.66%) .NET Framework
16 35 (4.66%) Play Framework
17 34 (4.53%) SOAP
18 32 (4.26%) XML
19 30 (3.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 130 (17.31%) User Experience
2 72 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.39%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.40%) NHS
5 17 (2.26%) Algorithms
5 17 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.00%) Data Centre
7 14 (1.86%) Data Structures
7 14 (1.86%) Social Media
8 9 (1.20%) Replication
8 9 (1.20%) Tandem
9 7 (0.93%) iPhone
10 6 (0.80%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.80%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 4 (0.53%) RIA
13 3 (0.40%) Animation
13 3 (0.40%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 118 (15.71%) Linux
2 41 (5.46%) Android
3 37 (4.93%) Unix
4 33 (4.39%) Apple iOS
5 19 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (2.53%) Windows
6 11 (1.46%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.93%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.67%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.27%) CentOS
10 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) HPUX
11 1 (0.13%) Solaris
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (31.69%) Scrum
2 162 (21.57%) TDD
3 97 (12.92%) BDD
4 95 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
5 85 (11.32%) DevOps
6 83 (11.05%) Open Source
7 82 (10.92%) Kanban
8 80 (10.65%) MVC
8 80 (10.65%) Software Engineering
9 79 (10.52%) OO
10 70 (9.32%) User Stories
11 67 (8.92%) Automated Testing
12 59 (7.86%) Front End Development
13 56 (7.46%) Microservices
14 55 (7.32%) Unit Testing
14 55 (7.32%) Waterfall
15 54 (7.19%) Project Management
16 52 (6.92%) Configuration Management
17 43 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
17 43 (5.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 311 (41.41%) Java
2 205 (27.30%) JavaScript
3 118 (15.71%) SQL
4 112 (14.91%) Python
5 94 (12.52%) Scala
6 81 (10.79%) Ruby
7 65 (8.66%) C#
8 62 (8.26%) PHP
9 29 (3.86%) Bash Shell
10 24 (3.20%) Apple Swift
11 18 (2.40%) Objective-C
12 16 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 13 (1.73%) Groovy
14 12 (1.60%) Go
15 11 (1.46%) C++
15 11 (1.46%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.07%) C
17 6 (0.80%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.80%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (5.99%) Degree
2 22 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (1.86%) ISEB
4 10 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PMP
7 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.06%) QA
2 11 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.53%) SDET
5 3 (0.40%) WCAG
6 2 (0.27%) FATCA
6 2 (0.27%) IFRS
6 2 (0.27%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (5.06%) Docker
2 8 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.67%) HDFS
3 5 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.67%) VirtualBox
3 5 (0.67%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.53%) vSphere
5 3 (0.40%) vCloud
6 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.27%) XenServer
7 1 (0.13%) NFS
7 1 (0.13%) Squid
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (7.59%) Puppet
2 37 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (3.86%) Ansible
4 16 (2.13%) Nagios
5 15 (2.00%) Salt
6 9 (1.20%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Management
7 7 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (0.80%) vRealize
9 5 (0.67%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.40%) Graphite
10 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.27%) Opsview
12 1 (0.13%) Grafana
12 1 (0.13%) Graylog
12 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.13%) Icinga
12 1 (0.13%) QRadar
12 1 (0.13%) StatsD
12 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (5.86%) Oracle
2 32 (4.26%) Google
3 29 (3.86%) Splunk
4 28 (3.73%) Microsoft
5 23 (3.06%) MuleSoft
6 20 (2.66%) Red Hat
6 20 (2.66%) VMware
7 19 (2.53%) New Relic
8 11 (1.46%) Zend
9 10 (1.33%) AppDynamics
9 10 (1.33%) Rackspace
9 10 (1.33%) Tableau
10 8 (1.07%) SaltStack
11 7 (0.93%) IBM
12 5 (0.67%) Adobe
13 4 (0.53%) Cognos
13 4 (0.53%) Sitecore
14 3 (0.40%) HP
14 3 (0.40%) hybris
14 3 (0.40%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £430 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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 £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago