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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 41 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.54% 15.47% 15.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.07% 21.37% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £395 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +22.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
215 131 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 76.24% 72.38% 68.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 88 83
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -66.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 29 (33.33%) Java
2 27 (31.03%) .NET
3 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
4 22 (25.29%) C#
5 18 (20.69%) Scrum
6 17 (19.54%) NoSQL
7 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
8 15 (17.24%) HTML
8 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
9 14 (16.09%) Web Services
9 14 (16.09%) Jenkins
10 13 (14.94%) Linux
10 13 (14.94%) TDD
10 13 (14.94%) Games
10 13 (14.94%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (13.79%) MongoDB
11 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
12 11 (12.64%) MVC
12 11 (12.64%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (11.49%) SDLC
13 10 (11.49%) CSS
13 10 (11.49%) PHP
13 10 (11.49%) SQL
13 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
13 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
13 10 (11.49%) Puppet
13 10 (11.49%) Bash Shell
14 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
14 9 (10.34%) WCF

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (6.90%) Umbraco
2 5 (5.75%) Node.js
2 5 (5.75%) Apache
3 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.60%) JBoss
3 4 (4.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.45%) Alfresco
4 3 (3.45%) Drupal
5 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.30%) CMS
5 2 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.15%) nginx
6 1 (1.15%) Confluence
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.15%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Magento
2 1 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) IaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) AMQP
2 1 (1.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.15%) DNS
2 1 (1.15%) DMZ
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) NoSQL
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.20%) MySQL
5 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.60%) CouchDB
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.30%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.15%) HBase
9 1 (1.15%) Redis
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.15%) MS Access
9 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.20%) Selenium
2 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.05%) Maven
3 7 (8.05%) JUnit
3 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.75%) JIRA
5 4 (4.60%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.45%) Subversion
6 3 (3.45%) Build Forge
6 3 (3.45%) Gerrit
6 3 (3.45%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.30%) Redmine
7 2 (2.30%) Hudson
7 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.30%) Valgrind
7 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.30%) Yeoman
8 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.15%) JBehave
General
1 13 (14.94%) Games
2 4 (4.60%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Billing
4 2 (2.30%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (50.57%) Developer
2 12 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Architect
4 7 (8.05%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) AWS Developer
7 3 (3.45%) CRM Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.30%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.30%) Consultant
8 2 (2.30%) DBA
8 2 (2.30%) Tester
8 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.03%) .NET
2 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
3 15 (17.24%) HTML
4 14 (16.09%) Web Services
5 13 (14.94%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (11.49%) CSS
7 9 (10.34%) REST
7 9 (10.34%) WCF
7 9 (10.34%) Kafka
8 8 (9.20%) WPF
8 8 (9.20%) jQuery
8 8 (9.20%) HTML5
9 7 (8.05%) XML
10 6 (6.90%) SOAP
10 6 (6.90%) Spring
11 4 (4.60%) Ajax
11 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.60%) Middleware
11 4 (4.60%) RESTful
11 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Online Games
2 4 (4.60%) Private Cloud
2 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.60%) Mobile Games
3 2 (2.30%) Streaming Video
3 2 (2.30%) Clustering
3 2 (2.30%) DTV
3 2 (2.30%) STB
3 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.30%) Social Media
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.15%) Life Science
4 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.15%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) CentOS
2 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.30%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Windows
5 1 (1.15%) Solaris
5 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Scrum
2 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (14.94%) TDD
4 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
5 11 (12.64%) MVC
6 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.49%) SDLC
7 9 (10.34%) DevOps
7 9 (10.34%) OO
8 8 (9.20%) Project Management
8 8 (9.20%) Test Scripting
9 7 (8.05%) SOA
10 6 (6.90%) BDD
10 6 (6.90%) Microservices
11 5 (5.75%) Open Source
11 5 (5.75%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.75%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.75%) CRM
12 4 (4.60%) Data Management
12 4 (4.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) Java
2 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.29%) C#
4 10 (11.49%) PHP
4 10 (11.49%) SQL
4 10 (11.49%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.75%) Python
6 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.60%) Scala
6 4 (4.60%) C++
6 4 (4.60%) Go
7 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.45%) VB
7 3 (3.45%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) Lua
8 2 (2.30%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.30%) C
8 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.15%) VB6
9 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.15%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.15%) PMP
4 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) HDFS
2 1 (1.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.49%) Puppet
3 5 (5.75%) ZABBIX
3 5 (5.75%) Salt
4 4 (4.60%) Graphite
4 4 (4.60%) Ansible
5 3 (3.45%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.15%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Splunk
3 3 (3.45%) Percona
3 3 (3.45%) Pega
3 3 (3.45%) Google
4 2 (2.30%) HP
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.30%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.15%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.15%) Cognos
5 1 (1.15%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) Sun
5 1 (1.15%) VMware
5 1 (1.15%) Zend
5 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
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