The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 52 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.31% 17.02% 12.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.96% 22.99% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 11
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£340 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.53%
Agile Software Development
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 North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
186 174 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 72.66% 74.04% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 121 57
Average daily rate £394 £325 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £401 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.11 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.06% -93.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North Yorkshire region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North Yorkshire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +2 37 £340 +10.56% 17
Harrogate -1 10 £400 +14.28% 10
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 36 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 32 (36.78%) HTML
3 31 (35.63%) CSS
4 29 (33.33%) MVC
4 29 (33.33%) TDD
5 27 (31.03%) Scrum
6 23 (26.44%) jQuery
7 21 (24.14%) C#
7 21 (24.14%) .NET
8 19 (21.84%) SQL
8 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET
9 17 (19.54%) BDD
10 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (17.24%) CSS3
12 14 (16.09%) RESTful
13 13 (14.94%) Finance
14 12 (13.79%) XML
14 12 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (13.79%) HTML5
15 11 (12.64%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (12.64%) Unit Testing
15 11 (12.64%) JSON
15 11 (12.64%) Java
15 11 (12.64%) Project Management
16 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
16 10 (11.49%) Web Development
16 10 (11.49%) Ajax
17 9 (10.34%) .NET Framework
17 9 (10.34%) Entity Framework
17 9 (10.34%) JSP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 7 (8.05%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.90%) CMS
2 6 (6.90%) JBoss
3 5 (5.75%) IIS
4 4 (4.60%) Apache
4 4 (4.60%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.45%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.45%) nginx
5 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.15%) CICS
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Maximo
2 1 (1.15%) GoldMine
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) Extranet
2 1 (1.15%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) DB2
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.15%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.05%) Jasmine
4 6 (6.90%) Subversion
5 5 (5.75%) JUnit
6 4 (4.60%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.45%) Selenium
8 2 (2.30%) Maven
8 2 (2.30%) JIRA
9 1 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.15%) Moq
9 1 (1.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.15%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.15%) NUnit
9 1 (1.15%) Toad
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Banking
2 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Publishing
4 1 (1.15%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (57.47%) Developer
2 23 (26.44%) Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) Business Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.49%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.90%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Applications Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Maximo Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) UI Programmer
10 3 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Designer
10 3 (3.45%) UI Designer
10 3 (3.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.78%) HTML
2 31 (35.63%) CSS
3 23 (26.44%) jQuery
4 21 (24.14%) .NET
5 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET
6 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (17.24%) CSS3
8 14 (16.09%) RESTful
9 12 (13.79%) XML
9 12 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (13.79%) HTML5
10 11 (12.64%) JSON
11 10 (11.49%) Ajax
12 9 (10.34%) .NET Framework
12 9 (10.34%) Entity Framework
12 9 (10.34%) JSP
12 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (8.05%) LINQ
13 7 (8.05%) XHTML
13 7 (8.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) W3C
3 3 (3.45%) RIA
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.30%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.15%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) Psychology
5 1 (1.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.45%) Android
2 3 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) MVC
1 29 (33.33%) TDD
2 27 (31.03%) Scrum
3 17 (19.54%) BDD
4 11 (12.64%) Unit Testing
4 11 (12.64%) Project Management
5 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.49%) Web Development
6 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.20%) SOA
7 8 (9.20%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.05%) UML
9 6 (6.90%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 6 (6.90%) ITIL
9 6 (6.90%) Document Management
10 5 (5.75%) OO
10 5 (5.75%) User Stories
11 4 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 21 (24.14%) C#
3 19 (21.84%) SQL
4 11 (12.64%) Java
5 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.90%) PHP
6 6 (6.90%) XPath
7 3 (3.45%) PHP5
8 2 (2.30%) Python
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) REXX
9 1 (1.15%) C
9 1 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) COBOL
9 1 (1.15%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.15%) JCL
9 1 (1.15%) SELCOPY
9 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.75%) MCAD
2 5 (5.75%) MCSD
3 4 (4.60%) ISEB
3 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.30%) PMP
4 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) IBM
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) Nuxeo
4 2 (2.30%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.30%) Google
4 2 (2.30%) Zend
4 2 (2.30%) Facebook
5 1 (1.15%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.15%) Sage
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe
5 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow