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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 36 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.24% 6.88% 16.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.82% 11.49% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £399 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +13.84%
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
214 148 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 78.68% 59.92% 69.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 84 68
Average daily rate £325 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Average hourly rate £20.75 £18.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £24.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 March 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 March 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 21 (32.81%) Scrum
1 21 (32.81%) C#
2 20 (31.25%) SQL
2 20 (31.25%) .NET
3 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
4 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
5 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (25.00%) Web Services
6 13 (20.31%) HTML
6 13 (20.31%) MVC
6 13 (20.31%) Test Scripting
7 12 (18.75%) Project Management
7 12 (18.75%) XML
8 11 (17.19%) CSS
8 11 (17.19%) .NET Framework
8 11 (17.19%) jQuery
8 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
9 10 (15.63%) IIS
9 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
9 10 (15.63%) TDD
9 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (14.06%) Ajax
10 9 (14.06%) CRM
10 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.50%) WPF
11 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (10.94%) Java

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 10 (15.63%) IIS
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.56%) CMS400.NET
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.13%) NAS
2 2 (3.13%) AMQP
2 2 (3.13%) FCoE
2 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.13%) Multicast
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) SMTP
3 1 (1.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.13%) Couchbase
7 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.56%) DB2
8 1 (1.56%) MS Access
8 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.56%) HBase
8 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) JUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) DBA
4 6 (9.38%) SQL DBA
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.13%) CRM Developer
8 2 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (3.13%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Applications Consultant
9 1 (1.56%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) .NET
2 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (25.00%) Web Services
3 13 (20.31%) HTML
4 12 (18.75%) XML
5 11 (17.19%) CSS
5 11 (17.19%) .NET Framework
5 11 (17.19%) jQuery
6 9 (14.06%) Ajax
7 8 (12.50%) WPF
7 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.25%) WCF
9 3 (4.69%) Middleware
9 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.69%) Kafka
10 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.13%) REST
10 2 (3.13%) Gherkin
10 2 (3.13%) Spring
10 2 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (4.69%) Life Science
1 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Online Games
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Open Source
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Solaris
3 1 (1.56%) CentOS
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Scrum
2 13 (20.31%) MVC
2 13 (20.31%) Test Scripting
3 12 (18.75%) Project Management
4 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
5 10 (15.63%) TDD
6 9 (14.06%) CRM
7 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Change Management
10 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.25%) OO
10 4 (6.25%) Release Management
11 3 (4.69%) BDD
11 3 (4.69%) BPMN
11 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.69%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) C#
2 20 (31.25%) SQL
3 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.94%) Java
6 3 (4.69%) VBA
7 2 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.56%) XAML
8 1 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) Lua
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) ISEB
2 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.13%) SRDF
1 2 (3.13%) KVM
1 2 (3.13%) NFS
1 2 (3.13%) Xen
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCCM
1 2 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Salt
2 1 (1.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) EMC
2 2 (3.13%) Intel
2 2 (3.13%) NetApp
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco
2 2 (3.13%) IBM
2 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
2 2 (3.13%) VMware
2 2 (3.13%) DataSynapse
2 2 (3.13%) Pega
3 1 (1.56%) Ektron
3 1 (1.56%) Splunk
3 1 (1.56%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.56%) Zend
3 1 (1.56%) Sybase
3 1 (1.56%) Siebel
3 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
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