The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.90% 17.02% 20.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.57% 24.84% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 26
Average daily rate
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£300 £290 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £259 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £362 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
Agile Software Development
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
169 161 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 77.88% 68.51% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 80 69
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 15
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.79 £29.00 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 26 (41.27%) Scrum
2 22 (34.92%) SQL
3 18 (28.57%) C#
4 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 17 (26.98%) Web Services
5 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
6 15 (23.81%) TDD
7 14 (22.22%) MVC
8 13 (20.63%) Project Management
8 13 (20.63%) HTML
8 13 (20.63%) XML
8 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
8 13 (20.63%) Test Scripting
9 12 (19.05%) .NET
10 11 (17.46%) CSS
10 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (17.46%) jQuery
11 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
11 10 (15.87%) IIS
11 10 (15.87%) Ajax
12 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
12 9 (14.29%) CRM
12 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
13 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
14 7 (11.11%) Finance
14 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.11%) Java
14 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
14 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (15.87%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.59%) CMS400.NET
4 1 (1.59%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) FCoE
2 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.17%) Multicast
2 2 (3.17%) NAS
2 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.17%) SMTP
2 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.35%) MySQL
7 2 (3.17%) MS Access
8 1 (1.59%) DB2
8 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.59%) HBase
8 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.59%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) Ant
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.59%) Gradle
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Local Government
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.35%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.35%) DBA
6 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Report Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) MI Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Silverlight Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 2 (3.17%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) Web Services
2 13 (20.63%) HTML
2 13 (20.63%) XML
3 12 (19.05%) .NET
4 11 (17.46%) CSS
4 11 (17.46%) jQuery
5 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.87%) Ajax
6 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
7 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.52%) WPF
9 5 (7.94%) Silverlight
10 4 (6.35%) Spring MVC
10 4 (6.35%) J2EE
10 4 (6.35%) Spring
10 4 (6.35%) Middleware
11 3 (4.76%) RESTful
11 3 (4.76%) WCF
11 3 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Life Science
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
1 2 (3.17%) Solaris
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Scrum
2 15 (23.81%) TDD
3 14 (22.22%) MVC
4 13 (20.63%) Project Management
4 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
4 13 (20.63%) Test Scripting
5 9 (14.29%) CRM
6 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.11%) BPMN
7 6 (9.52%) User Stories
7 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) Web Development
9 4 (6.35%) BDD
9 4 (6.35%) Test Strategy
9 4 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.35%) Release Management
10 3 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) SQL
2 18 (28.57%) C#
3 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (4.76%) VBA
7 2 (3.17%) Lua
7 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.17%) Python
7 2 (3.17%) C
7 2 (3.17%) C++
7 2 (3.17%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) XAML
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) ISEB
2 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) KVM
1 2 (3.17%) Xen
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.17%) SRDF
1 2 (3.17%) NFS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (3.17%) DataSynapse
3 2 (3.17%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) EMC
3 2 (3.17%) Intel
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) NetApp
3 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Capita
4 1 (1.59%) Sybase
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.59%) Siebel
4 1 (1.59%) Ektron
4 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago