The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 20 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.86% 5.59% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 8.85% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 3
Average daily rate £295 £375 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £295 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £395 £301
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £34.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+23.03% -5.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 113 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.22% 63.13% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 50 70
Average daily rate £325 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £11.11 £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.65% +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -10 9 £290 +5.45% 12
Middlesbrough - 2 £195 -
Selby - - - -
Skipton - - - -
Harrogate - - - - 1
Knaresborough - - - -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 11 (42.31%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
5 7 (26.92%) WCF
5 7 (26.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (23.08%) WPF
6 6 (23.08%) Silverlight
6 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 6 (23.08%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) MVC
6 6 (23.08%) HTTP
7 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) XAML
7 5 (19.23%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 5 (19.23%) LINQ
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
8 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 4 (15.38%) MVVM
8 4 (15.38%) CSS
8 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) Python
8 4 (15.38%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) Riak
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium
4 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) Maven
5 1 (3.85%) Hudson
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) C# Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) CRM Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
2 7 (26.92%) WCF
2 7 (26.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (23.08%) WPF
3 6 (23.08%) Silverlight
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 5 (19.23%) LINQ
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.69%) jQuery
7 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 2 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.85%) Spring
8 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.85%) Open Source
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.85%) iPhone
1 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
1 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Scrum
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 4 (15.38%) MVVM
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) System Testing
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) XAML
3 5 (19.23%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.54%) Korn
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
6 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago