The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Sheffield region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 13 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.74% 2.91% 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 4.63% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
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£350 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £155 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £397 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 108 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 66.84% 62.79% 62.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 67 69
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £191 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £44.60 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.48% +48.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Agile Software Development
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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, 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 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) BPMN
4 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) HTML5
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.09%) Degree
8 2 (9.09%) MDX
8 2 (9.09%) QA
8 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
8 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 2 (9.09%) CSS3
8 2 (9.09%) Banking

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.55%) WordPress
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.55%) Moq
2 1 (4.55%) Mockito
2 1 (4.55%) Hudson
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) NSubstitute
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.55%) jMock
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
1 2 (9.09%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Report Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (9.09%) MI Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) WCF
3 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) CSS3
4 2 (9.09%) MDX
4 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
5 1 (4.55%) Struts
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Flash
5 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.55%) Spring
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
2 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) BPMN
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
5 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) Process Management
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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