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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 90 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.33% 14.23% 13.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.61% 18.18% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 31 17
Median daily rate £425 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.11%
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
304 220 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 75.43% 78.29% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 157 93
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.92 £12.50 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £12.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 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 30 July 2016.

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 30 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 71 (42.77%) Java
2 59 (35.54%) JavaScript
3 42 (25.30%) Linux
4 33 (19.88%) Web Services
4 33 (19.88%) DevOps
5 30 (18.07%) MongoDB
5 30 (18.07%) TDD
6 29 (17.47%) Scrum
7 28 (16.87%) HTML
7 28 (16.87%) Python
7 28 (16.87%) BDD
8 27 (16.27%) Git (software)
8 27 (16.27%) REST
9 26 (15.66%) Tomcat
9 26 (15.66%) SQL
9 26 (15.66%) Finance
10 24 (14.46%) Spring
10 24 (14.46%) MySQL
10 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
10 24 (14.46%) Jenkins
11 23 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (13.86%) Ruby
12 22 (13.25%) Windows
12 22 (13.25%) HTTP
12 22 (13.25%) Puppet
13 21 (12.65%) IIS
13 21 (12.65%) WebSphere
14 20 (12.05%) CSS
14 20 (12.05%) nginx
15 19 (11.45%) Scala

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 26 (15.66%) Tomcat
2 21 (12.65%) IIS
2 21 (12.65%) WebSphere
3 20 (12.05%) nginx
4 13 (7.83%) Jetty
5 8 (4.82%) Apache
5 8 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (4.22%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (4.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (4.22%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.61%) SAS
8 3 (1.81%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.20%) CMS
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.60%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.60%) JBoss
10 1 (0.60%) Liferay
10 1 (0.60%) Mule
10 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.60%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.43%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (8.43%) GitHub
2 11 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.25%) HTTP
2 15 (9.04%) TCP/IP
3 14 (8.43%) DNS
4 13 (7.83%) DHCP
4 13 (7.83%) FTP
4 13 (7.83%) IPsec
5 7 (4.22%) FCoE
5 7 (4.22%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (4.22%) iSCSI
5 7 (4.22%) LAN
5 7 (4.22%) Multicast
5 7 (4.22%) NAS
5 7 (4.22%) SAN
5 7 (4.22%) WAN
6 3 (1.81%) Internet
7 2 (1.20%) Network Security
8 1 (0.60%) Extranet
8 1 (0.60%) Intranet
8 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.07%) MongoDB
2 24 (14.46%) MySQL
3 19 (11.45%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (10.84%) SQL Server
5 17 (10.24%) NoSQL
6 15 (9.04%) Hadoop
7 13 (7.83%) HBase
8 7 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.61%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (3.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.61%) Pentaho
10 5 (3.01%) Big Data
11 2 (1.20%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.20%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.20%) DB2
11 2 (1.20%) Informix
11 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (16.27%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.46%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.43%) Maven
4 13 (7.83%) Travis CI
5 10 (6.02%) Selenium
6 9 (5.42%) JUnit
7 8 (4.82%) Eclipse
8 7 (4.22%) Mockito
9 6 (3.61%) Artifactory
9 6 (3.61%) ERwin
9 6 (3.61%) GitLab
9 6 (3.61%) Subversion
10 5 (3.01%) Ant
10 5 (3.01%) EasyMock
10 5 (3.01%) Gradle
10 5 (3.01%) jMock
10 5 (3.01%) Spock
10 5 (3.01%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.41%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.41%) Mercurial
General
1 26 (15.66%) Finance
2 16 (9.64%) Banking
3 6 (3.61%) Marketing
4 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Games
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (42.77%) Developer
2 38 (22.89%) Java Developer
3 23 (13.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (13.25%) Architect
5 15 (9.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 13 (7.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.83%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.02%) Designer
7 10 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (5.42%) User Researcher
9 8 (4.82%) Agile Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Agile Java Developer
9 8 (4.82%) CRM Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Senior User Researcher
9 8 (4.82%) Solutions Designer
10 7 (4.22%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (4.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.88%) Web Services
2 28 (16.87%) HTML
3 27 (16.27%) REST
4 24 (14.46%) Spring
5 20 (12.05%) CSS
6 15 (9.04%) Hibernate
6 15 (9.04%) Servlets
7 14 (8.43%) AngularJS
7 14 (8.43%) LAMP
7 14 (8.43%) LEMP Stack
8 13 (7.83%) LAPP Stack
9 12 (7.23%) .NET
9 12 (7.23%) SOAP
9 12 (7.23%) XML
10 11 (6.63%) J2EE
11 9 (5.42%) JSP
11 9 (5.42%) Middleware
11 9 (5.42%) Spring MVC
12 8 (4.82%) CSS3
12 8 (4.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.23%) User Experience
3 8 (4.82%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.61%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.41%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.41%) Psychology
7 3 (1.81%) Clustering
7 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.20%) RIA
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.60%) NHS
9 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.30%) Linux
2 22 (13.25%) Windows
3 11 (6.63%) Unix
4 7 (4.22%) Solaris
5 6 (3.61%) CoreOS
6 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.20%) CentOS
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.60%) AIX
8 1 (0.60%) SUSE
8 1 (0.60%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.88%) DevOps
2 30 (18.07%) TDD
3 29 (17.47%) Scrum
4 28 (16.87%) BDD
5 18 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (10.84%) MVC
6 16 (9.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (9.04%) Front End Development
8 13 (7.83%) Pair Programming
9 12 (7.23%) Project Management
10 11 (6.63%) Configuration Management
10 11 (6.63%) CRM
11 10 (6.02%) Open Source
12 9 (5.42%) Prototyping
12 9 (5.42%) Web Development
13 8 (4.82%) Data Architecture
13 8 (4.82%) Service Delivery
13 8 (4.82%) Test Scripting
14 7 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 71 (42.77%) Java
2 59 (35.54%) JavaScript
3 28 (16.87%) Python
4 26 (15.66%) SQL
5 23 (13.86%) Ruby
6 19 (11.45%) Scala
7 16 (9.64%) Bash Shell
8 14 (8.43%) Groovy
9 12 (7.23%) C#
10 11 (6.63%) Clojure
11 7 (4.22%) Go
11 7 (4.22%) PHP
11 7 (4.22%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.61%) C++
12 6 (3.61%) Erlang
13 4 (2.41%) C
13 4 (2.41%) Perl
14 3 (1.81%) Jython
14 3 (1.81%) VB
15 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.43%) Degree
2 14 (8.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.60%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.60%) ISEB
5 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) FATCA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (9.64%) Docker
2 7 (4.22%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.22%) KVM
2 7 (4.22%) NFS
2 7 (4.22%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (4.22%) SRDF
2 7 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.22%) Xen
3 6 (3.61%) Ceph
3 6 (3.61%) etcd
3 6 (3.61%) flannel
3 6 (3.61%) GlusterFS
4 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (13.25%) Puppet
2 15 (9.04%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.82%) Ansible
4 6 (3.61%) Graphite
4 6 (3.61%) HAProxy
4 6 (3.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (3.61%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.61%) logstash
4 6 (3.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (3.61%) rkt
5 2 (1.20%) Mesos
5 2 (1.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.84%) Oracle
3 9 (5.42%) Cisco
3 9 (5.42%) IBM
4 8 (4.82%) Sybase
5 7 (4.22%) DataSynapse
5 7 (4.22%) EMC
5 7 (4.22%) Intel
5 7 (4.22%) NetApp
5 7 (4.22%) TIBCO
5 7 (4.22%) VMware
6 6 (3.61%) CA
6 6 (3.61%) Informatica
6 6 (3.61%) MuleSoft
6 6 (3.61%) Tableau
7 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.81%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.20%) F5
9 2 (1.20%) Siebel
10 1 (0.60%) Vitria
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