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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 5 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 74 44 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.82% 14.15% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.90% 17.74% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 31 7
Median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £310 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £387 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.01% +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
354 248 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 80.45% 79.74% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 173 85
Median daily rate £463 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £255 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -39.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 58 (38.41%) Java
2 42 (27.81%) JavaScript
3 37 (24.50%) MongoDB
4 36 (23.84%) Linux
5 35 (23.18%) Scrum
6 34 (22.52%) SQL
7 33 (21.85%) TDD
8 30 (19.87%) Tomcat
9 29 (19.21%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (18.54%) Jenkins
11 27 (17.88%) BDD
11 27 (17.88%) DevOps
11 27 (17.88%) Web Services
12 26 (17.22%) HTML
13 25 (16.56%) Finance
14 24 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (15.23%) Python
15 23 (15.23%) MVC
16 22 (14.57%) CSS
16 22 (14.57%) Maven
16 22 (14.57%) Puppet
17 21 (13.91%) Git (software)
17 21 (13.91%) nginx
17 21 (13.91%) .NET
18 20 (13.25%) Oracle
18 20 (13.25%) SOAP
19 19 (12.58%) C#
19 19 (12.58%) Configuration Management
20 18 (11.92%) Ruby
20 18 (11.92%) Security Cleared

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 30 (19.87%) Tomcat
2 21 (13.91%) nginx
3 10 (6.62%) IIS
4 9 (5.96%) Apache
4 9 (5.96%) SAS
5 8 (5.30%) CMS
5 8 (5.30%) JBoss
5 8 (5.30%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.97%) Jetty
6 6 (3.97%) Node.js
6 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.97%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.99%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.99%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.66%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.66%) Confluence
9 1 (0.66%) Liferay
9 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.66%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.62%) GitHub
3 7 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.31%) SaaS
5 4 (2.65%) IaaS
5 4 (2.65%) PaaS
6 3 (1.99%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.28%) HTTP
2 8 (5.30%) DNS
3 6 (3.97%) DHCP
3 6 (3.97%) FTP
3 6 (3.97%) IPsec
3 6 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.32%) Extranet
4 2 (1.32%) FCoE
4 2 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.32%) Internet
4 2 (1.32%) Intranet
4 2 (1.32%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.32%) LAN
4 2 (1.32%) Multicast
4 2 (1.32%) NAS
4 2 (1.32%) SAN
4 2 (1.32%) SMS
4 2 (1.32%) SSL
4 2 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.50%) MongoDB
2 29 (19.21%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (10.60%) MySQL
3 16 (10.60%) SQL Server
4 15 (9.93%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.28%) Hadoop
5 11 (7.28%) HBase
6 9 (5.96%) Apache Hive
6 9 (5.96%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.96%) Pentaho
7 8 (5.30%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.99%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.32%) Big Data
9 2 (1.32%) GIS
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (18.54%) Jenkins
2 22 (14.57%) Maven
3 21 (13.91%) Git (software)
4 16 (10.60%) GitLab
5 15 (9.93%) Artifactory
6 13 (8.61%) Selenium
7 10 (6.62%) ERwin
7 10 (6.62%) Subversion
8 9 (5.96%) Mockito
9 8 (5.30%) JIRA
9 8 (5.30%) Visual Studio
10 6 (3.97%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.97%) JUnit
10 6 (3.97%) Travis CI
11 5 (3.31%) Ant
11 5 (3.31%) NUnit
11 5 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.31%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.65%) Gradle
12 4 (2.65%) MSI
General
1 25 (16.56%) Finance
2 8 (5.30%) Billing
3 7 (4.64%) Banking
4 4 (2.65%) Local Government
4 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.32%) Retail
5 2 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (37.09%) Developer
2 26 (17.22%) Java Developer
3 22 (14.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (10.60%) Architect
5 11 (7.28%) .NET Developer
6 9 (5.96%) Analyst
6 9 (5.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (5.96%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (5.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (5.96%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.30%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (4.64%) CRM Developer
8 7 (4.64%) Designer
8 7 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 7 (4.64%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (3.97%) Data Architect
9 6 (3.97%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.88%) Web Services
2 26 (17.22%) HTML
3 22 (14.57%) CSS
4 21 (13.91%) .NET
5 20 (13.25%) SOAP
6 16 (10.60%) Spring
7 15 (9.93%) REST
8 13 (8.61%) HTML5
8 13 (8.61%) RESTful
9 11 (7.28%) LAMP
10 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.96%) CSS3
11 8 (5.30%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.30%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.30%) JSON
11 8 (5.30%) Servlets
12 7 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (4.64%) Hibernate
12 7 (4.64%) J2EE
12 7 (4.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.96%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.97%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.31%) User Experience
5 4 (2.65%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.65%) Clustering
6 3 (1.99%) Psychology
7 2 (1.32%) CESG
7 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.66%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.66%) PMI
8 1 (0.66%) Social Media
8 1 (0.66%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.84%) Linux
2 17 (11.26%) Unix
3 12 (7.95%) Windows
4 10 (6.62%) CentOS
5 6 (3.97%) CoreOS
6 4 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.99%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.99%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.18%) Scrum
2 33 (21.85%) TDD
3 27 (17.88%) BDD
3 27 (17.88%) DevOps
4 23 (15.23%) MVC
5 19 (12.58%) Configuration Management
6 16 (10.60%) CRM
6 16 (10.60%) Open Source
7 15 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (8.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (8.61%) Test Scripting
9 12 (7.95%) OO
9 12 (7.95%) Project Management
9 12 (7.95%) Web Development
10 11 (7.28%) Data Architecture
11 10 (6.62%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.96%) Data Visualisation
13 7 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (3.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.41%) Java
2 42 (27.81%) JavaScript
3 34 (22.52%) SQL
4 23 (15.23%) Python
5 19 (12.58%) C#
6 18 (11.92%) Ruby
7 14 (9.27%) Scala
8 11 (7.28%) PHP
9 9 (5.96%) C++
9 9 (5.96%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.30%) Go
11 7 (4.64%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.64%) Clojure
11 7 (4.64%) Groovy
11 7 (4.64%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.97%) Erlang
13 4 (2.65%) Perl
13 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.99%) Jython
15 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.95%) Degree
2 12 (7.95%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
5 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) QA
2 6 (3.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (11.26%) Docker
2 6 (3.97%) Ceph
2 6 (3.97%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.32%) KVM
3 2 (1.32%) NFS
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.32%) SRDF
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (14.57%) Puppet
2 16 (10.60%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.62%) Nagios
4 9 (5.96%) Opsview
5 8 (5.30%) Ansible
5 8 (5.30%) Kubernetes
6 6 (3.97%) Graphite
6 6 (3.97%) HAProxy
6 6 (3.97%) logstash
7 2 (1.32%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (13.25%) Oracle
2 17 (11.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.96%) CA
3 9 (5.96%) Informatica
3 9 (5.96%) Tableau
4 8 (5.30%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.64%) NetCracker
6 4 (2.65%) VMware
7 3 (1.99%) IBM
7 3 (1.99%) Sybase
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco
8 2 (1.32%) DataSynapse
8 2 (1.32%) EMC
8 2 (1.32%) Intel
8 2 (1.32%) NetApp
8 2 (1.32%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.32%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.66%) Apigee
9 1 (0.66%) Pega
9 1 (0.66%) Telerik
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