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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 147 115 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.06% 26.26% 14.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.38% 30.10% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 98 22
Median daily rate £450 £425 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +36.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.39%
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
383 382 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 78.32% 87.21% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 300 108
Median daily rate £450 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.35 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.67% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £10.10 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 September 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 September 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 92 (41.63%) Java
2 56 (25.34%) TDD
3 55 (24.89%) Scrum
4 47 (21.27%) JavaScript
5 40 (18.10%) REST
5 40 (18.10%) DevOps
6 38 (17.19%) BDD
6 38 (17.19%) Web Services
7 37 (16.74%) HTML
7 37 (16.74%) Linux
8 33 (14.93%) Git (software)
9 31 (14.03%) Spring
9 31 (14.03%) MongoDB
10 29 (13.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (12.22%) Tomcat
11 27 (12.22%) Scala
12 26 (11.76%) Ruby
13 25 (11.31%) Kanban
13 25 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (11.31%) Windows
14 24 (10.86%) Python
14 24 (10.86%) User Experience
14 24 (10.86%) Jenkins
15 23 (10.41%) Security Cleared
16 22 (9.95%) HTTP
16 22 (9.95%) SQL
16 22 (9.95%) Docker
16 22 (9.95%) Prototyping
17 21 (9.50%) NoSQL
17 21 (9.50%) MySQL

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 27 (12.22%) Tomcat
2 21 (9.50%) WebSphere
3 20 (9.05%) IIS
4 18 (8.14%) nginx
5 13 (5.88%) Jetty
5 13 (5.88%) Mongrel
6 8 (3.62%) Apache
7 7 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.17%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.81%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.45%) CICS
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.45%) Mule
9 1 (0.45%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.24%) GitHub
2 13 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.90%) CloudFront
5 2 (0.90%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.95%) HTTP
2 15 (6.79%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.88%) DHCP
3 13 (5.88%) DNS
3 13 (5.88%) FTP
3 13 (5.88%) IPsec
4 12 (5.43%) Internet
5 7 (3.17%) FCoE
5 7 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (3.17%) iSCSI
5 7 (3.17%) LAN
5 7 (3.17%) Multicast
5 7 (3.17%) NAS
5 7 (3.17%) SAN
5 7 (3.17%) WAN
6 2 (0.90%) Network Security
7 1 (0.45%) Intranet
7 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.03%) MongoDB
2 21 (9.50%) MySQL
2 21 (9.50%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (4.98%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.07%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.17%) HBase
7 4 (1.81%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.36%) Big Data
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.90%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.90%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.90%) DB2
9 2 (0.90%) Informix
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 33 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.86%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.88%) Maven
3 13 (5.88%) Selenium
3 13 (5.88%) Travis CI
4 8 (3.62%) EasyMock
4 8 (3.62%) Gradle
4 8 (3.62%) jMock
4 8 (3.62%) Mockito
4 8 (3.62%) Spock
5 7 (3.17%) JUnit
5 7 (3.17%) Subversion
6 5 (2.26%) HP UFT
6 5 (2.26%) JIRA
7 4 (1.81%) Ant
7 4 (1.81%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.81%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.81%) GitLab
7 4 (1.81%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.81%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (9.05%) Finance
2 15 (6.79%) Banking
3 8 (3.62%) Marketing
4 4 (1.81%) Games
5 2 (0.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (38.91%) Developer
2 55 (24.89%) Java Developer
3 30 (13.57%) Architect
4 23 (10.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (9.50%) Designer
6 15 (6.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 14 (6.33%) Technical Architect
8 13 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 13 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (5.43%) Agile Coach
9 12 (5.43%) Agile Developer
9 12 (5.43%) Agile Java Developer
9 12 (5.43%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.98%) User Researcher
11 10 (4.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.62%) Solutions Designer
13 7 (3.17%) Consultant
13 7 (3.17%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.10%) REST
2 38 (17.19%) Web Services
3 37 (16.74%) HTML
4 31 (14.03%) Spring
5 19 (8.60%) CSS
6 18 (8.14%) Hibernate
7 16 (7.24%) AngularJS
8 14 (6.33%) LAMP
8 14 (6.33%) LEMP Stack
9 13 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
9 13 (5.88%) Servlets
10 11 (4.98%) SOAP
11 10 (4.52%) Spring Boot
11 10 (4.52%) XML
12 9 (4.07%) Node.js
12 9 (4.07%) RESTful
13 8 (3.62%) HTML5
13 8 (3.62%) J2EE
13 8 (3.62%) Spring MVC
14 7 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.86%) User Experience
2 11 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.26%) Psychology
4 2 (0.90%) Blog
4 2 (0.90%) Clustering
4 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.90%) NHS
4 2 (0.90%) RIA
4 2 (0.90%) Social Media
4 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.45%) iSeries
5 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.74%) Linux
2 25 (11.31%) Windows
3 7 (3.17%) Solaris
4 4 (1.81%) CoreOS
5 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.36%) Unix
6 2 (0.90%) CentOS
6 2 (0.90%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.45%) AIX
7 1 (0.45%) SUSE
7 1 (0.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.34%) TDD
2 55 (24.89%) Scrum
3 40 (18.10%) DevOps
4 38 (17.19%) BDD
5 29 (13.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (11.31%) Kanban
7 22 (9.95%) Prototyping
8 18 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (8.14%) Front End Development
8 18 (8.14%) Pair Programming
8 18 (8.14%) Software Architecture
9 17 (7.69%) User Stories
10 16 (7.24%) Product Management
11 15 (6.79%) Service Design
12 14 (6.33%) MVC
13 13 (5.88%) Service Delivery
14 11 (4.98%) Microservices
14 11 (4.98%) OO
14 11 (4.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (41.63%) Java
2 47 (21.27%) JavaScript
3 27 (12.22%) Scala
4 26 (11.76%) Ruby
5 24 (10.86%) Python
6 22 (9.95%) SQL
7 18 (8.14%) Groovy
8 16 (7.24%) Bash Shell
8 16 (7.24%) Clojure
9 6 (2.71%) C#
9 6 (2.71%) VB
10 5 (2.26%) C
11 4 (1.81%) Erlang
11 4 (1.81%) Go
11 4 (1.81%) Perl
11 4 (1.81%) PHP
12 3 (1.36%) Jython
13 2 (0.90%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.90%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 23 (10.41%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.05%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.33%) Degree
4 3 (1.36%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.45%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) FATCA
System Software
1 22 (9.95%) Docker
2 7 (3.17%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.17%) KVM
2 7 (3.17%) NFS
2 7 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.17%) SRDF
2 7 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.17%) Xen
3 5 (2.26%) etcd
3 5 (2.26%) flannel
4 4 (1.81%) Ceph
4 4 (1.81%) GlusterFS
5 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (9.05%) Puppet
2 13 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.62%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.71%) Ansible
5 5 (2.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (2.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.81%) Graphite
6 4 (1.81%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.81%) logstash
6 4 (1.81%) rkt
7 2 (0.90%) Nagios
8 1 (0.45%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (7.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.33%) Oracle
3 9 (4.07%) Cisco
4 8 (3.62%) IBM
5 7 (3.17%) DataSynapse
5 7 (3.17%) EMC
5 7 (3.17%) Intel
5 7 (3.17%) NetApp
5 7 (3.17%) Sybase
5 7 (3.17%) TIBCO
5 7 (3.17%) VMware
6 6 (2.71%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.36%) Adobe
7 3 (1.36%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.90%) F5
8 2 (0.90%) HP
8 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.45%) CA
9 1 (0.45%) Splunk
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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