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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 33 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.25% 17.51% 16.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.33% 26.72% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 22
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £256 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £380 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
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
180 116 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 72.29% 65.54% 75.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 67 102
Average daily rate £338 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Average hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £18.81 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 24 (38.10%) Scrum
2 18 (28.57%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) C#
3 17 (26.98%) TDD
3 17 (26.98%) Unit Testing
4 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.22%) Web Services
5 12 (19.05%) XML
5 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 12 (19.05%) MVC
6 11 (17.46%) Project Management
6 11 (17.46%) HTML
6 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
7 10 (15.87%) BPMN
7 10 (15.87%) .NET
7 10 (15.87%) Finance
8 9 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 9 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (14.29%) CSS
8 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 8 (12.70%) Ajax
9 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.11%) Java
10 7 (11.11%) IIS
10 7 (11.11%) Banking
10 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (11.11%) jQuery
10 7 (11.11%) Silverlight

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (11.11%) IIS
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.17%) SAS
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.59%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) NAS
2 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.17%) FCoE
2 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.17%) Multicast
2 2 (3.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.17%) SMTP
2 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.35%) MySQL
6 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.17%) QlikView
7 2 (3.17%) MS Access
8 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.59%) DB2
8 1 (1.59%) HBase
8 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.59%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.59%) Ant
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Gradle
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.17%) Local Government
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Analyst
2 21 (33.33%) Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Report Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.94%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.94%) MI Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Silverlight Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.17%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) Web Services
2 12 (19.05%) XML
3 11 (17.46%) HTML
4 10 (15.87%) .NET
5 9 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 9 (14.29%) CSS
6 8 (12.70%) Ajax
6 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.11%) jQuery
7 7 (11.11%) Silverlight
8 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.35%) Spring MVC
9 4 (6.35%) WPF
9 4 (6.35%) J2EE
9 4 (6.35%) Spring
9 4 (6.35%) Middleware
10 3 (4.76%) Gherkin
10 3 (4.76%) RESTful
10 3 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
1 2 (3.17%) Solaris
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Scrum
2 17 (26.98%) TDD
2 17 (26.98%) Unit Testing
3 12 (19.05%) MVC
4 11 (17.46%) Project Management
4 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (15.87%) BPMN
6 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.52%) Analytics
7 6 (9.52%) Data Analytics
7 6 (9.52%) User Stories
8 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.94%) Web Development
9 4 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Release Management
9 4 (6.35%) BDD
9 4 (6.35%) CRM
9 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 17 (26.98%) C#
3 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (3.17%) Lua
5 2 (3.17%) C
5 2 (3.17%) Python
5 2 (3.17%) C++
5 2 (3.17%) PHP
5 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.17%) VBA
5 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
5 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.94%) QA
3 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Xen
1 2 (3.17%) SRDF
1 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.17%) KVM
1 2 (3.17%) NFS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (9.52%) Ab Initio
2 6 (9.52%) Informatica
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) Trillium
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) DataSynapse
5 2 (3.17%) Palantir
5 2 (3.17%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) EMC
5 2 (3.17%) Intel
5 2 (3.17%) NetApp
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.59%) Siebel
6 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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