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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 74 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.58% 14.44% 12.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.58% 18.60% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 26 13
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
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
301 215 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.63% 77.62% 67.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 143 79
Median daily rate £418 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 50 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 46 (32.86%) Java
3 42 (30.00%) Linux
4 32 (22.86%) HTML
4 32 (22.86%) DevOps
5 28 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 27 (19.29%) Scrum
7 26 (18.57%) Python
8 25 (17.86%) SQL
8 25 (17.86%) CSS
8 25 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 24 (17.14%) Web Services
9 24 (17.14%) Finance
10 23 (16.43%) Tomcat
11 22 (15.71%) Puppet
11 22 (15.71%) Git (software)
12 21 (15.00%) Jenkins
12 21 (15.00%) MySQL
12 21 (15.00%) MVC
12 21 (15.00%) TDD
12 21 (15.00%) Ruby
13 20 (14.29%) IIS
13 20 (14.29%) Windows
14 19 (13.57%) HTTP
14 19 (13.57%) WebSphere
14 19 (13.57%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (13.57%) nginx
14 19 (13.57%) BDD
15 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (12.14%) SQL Server

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 23 (16.43%) Tomcat
2 20 (14.29%) IIS
3 19 (13.57%) nginx
3 19 (13.57%) WebSphere
4 12 (8.57%) Jetty
5 7 (5.00%) Apache
6 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.29%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (4.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (4.29%) SAS
6 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.57%) CMS
8 3 (2.14%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.14%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.71%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.71%) Confluence
9 1 (0.71%) Liferay
9 1 (0.71%) Magnolia
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.71%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (8.57%) GitHub
3 11 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.57%) HTTP
2 14 (10.00%) DNS
2 14 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (8.57%) DHCP
3 12 (8.57%) FTP
3 12 (8.57%) IPsec
4 6 (4.29%) FCoE
4 6 (4.29%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (4.29%) iSCSI
4 6 (4.29%) LAN
4 6 (4.29%) Multicast
4 6 (4.29%) NAS
4 6 (4.29%) SAN
4 6 (4.29%) WAN
5 2 (1.43%) Extranet
5 2 (1.43%) Internet
5 2 (1.43%) Intranet
5 2 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 21 (15.00%) MySQL
3 19 (13.57%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (12.14%) SQL Server
5 14 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 14 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 12 (8.57%) HBase
7 6 (4.29%) Apache Hive
7 6 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.29%) Pentaho
8 5 (3.57%) Big Data
9 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.43%) DB2
10 2 (1.43%) GIS
10 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (15.71%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.57%) Travis CI
4 9 (6.43%) Selenium
5 8 (5.71%) Maven
6 7 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.29%) Artifactory
7 6 (4.29%) ERwin
7 6 (4.29%) GitLab
7 6 (4.29%) Mockito
7 6 (4.29%) Subversion
8 5 (3.57%) Ant
8 5 (3.57%) Gradle
8 5 (3.57%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.86%) EasyMock
9 4 (2.86%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.86%) jMock
9 4 (2.86%) Spock
9 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.14%) JUnit
General
1 24 (17.14%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Banking
3 4 (2.86%) Marketing
3 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (37.86%) Developer
2 25 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (13.57%) Architect
4 18 (12.86%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 11 (7.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.86%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) Designer
8 9 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (5.71%) Solutions Designer
10 7 (5.00%) CRM Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 7 (5.00%) User Researcher
11 6 (4.29%) Data Architect
11 6 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (4.29%) Lead DevOps
11 6 (4.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) Senior User Researcher
12 5 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.86%) HTML
2 25 (17.86%) CSS
3 24 (17.14%) Web Services
4 16 (11.43%) REST
5 15 (10.71%) .NET
5 15 (10.71%) Spring
6 14 (10.00%) Servlets
7 13 (9.29%) AngularJS
7 13 (9.29%) LAMP
7 13 (9.29%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (9.29%) SOAP
8 12 (8.57%) LAPP Stack
9 10 (7.14%) XML
10 9 (6.43%) CSS3
10 9 (6.43%) HTML5
10 9 (6.43%) RESTful
10 9 (6.43%) Spring MVC
11 8 (5.71%) Hibernate
11 8 (5.71%) jQuery
11 8 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.14%) User Experience
3 8 (5.71%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.29%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.86%) Clustering
6 4 (2.86%) Psychology
7 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.00%) Linux
2 20 (14.29%) Windows
3 12 (8.57%) Unix
4 6 (4.29%) CoreOS
4 6 (4.29%) Solaris
5 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.43%) CentOS
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.71%) AIX
7 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.71%) SUSE
7 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.86%) DevOps
2 27 (19.29%) Scrum
3 21 (15.00%) MVC
3 21 (15.00%) TDD
4 19 (13.57%) BDD
5 17 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 14 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 13 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (9.29%) Project Management
9 11 (7.86%) Web Development
10 9 (6.43%) CRM
10 9 (6.43%) OO
10 9 (6.43%) Prototyping
11 8 (5.71%) Data Architecture
11 8 (5.71%) Open Source
12 7 (5.00%) Pair Programming
12 7 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (4.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 46 (32.86%) Java
3 26 (18.57%) Python
4 25 (17.86%) SQL
5 21 (15.00%) Ruby
6 15 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 14 (10.00%) C#
8 10 (7.14%) Scala
9 7 (5.00%) Clojure
9 7 (5.00%) Go
9 7 (5.00%) Groovy
9 7 (5.00%) PHP
10 6 (4.29%) C++
10 6 (4.29%) Erlang
10 6 (4.29%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.14%) Jython
11 3 (2.14%) Perl
12 2 (1.43%) C
12 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (9.29%) Degree
2 12 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.71%) ISEB
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.71%) FATCA
2 1 (0.71%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.71%) Docker
2 6 (4.29%) Ceph
2 6 (4.29%) etcd
2 6 (4.29%) flannel
2 6 (4.29%) GlusterFS
2 6 (4.29%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.29%) KVM
2 6 (4.29%) NFS
2 6 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.29%) SRDF
2 6 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.29%) Xen
3 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (15.71%) Puppet
2 17 (12.14%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.71%) Ansible
4 6 (4.29%) Graphite
4 6 (4.29%) HAProxy
4 6 (4.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (4.29%) Kubernetes
4 6 (4.29%) logstash
4 6 (4.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (4.29%) rkt
5 2 (1.43%) Mesos
5 2 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.00%) Oracle
3 8 (5.71%) IBM
4 7 (5.00%) Sybase
4 7 (5.00%) VMware
5 6 (4.29%) CA
5 6 (4.29%) Cisco
5 6 (4.29%) DataSynapse
5 6 (4.29%) EMC
5 6 (4.29%) Informatica
5 6 (4.29%) Intel
5 6 (4.29%) NetApp
5 6 (4.29%) Tableau
5 6 (4.29%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.14%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.43%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.71%) Apigee
9 1 (0.71%) Pega
9 1 (0.71%) Splunk
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