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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.72% 11.79% 23.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.47% 18.13% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 25
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£300 £301 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% -2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £393 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.26%
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
181 160 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 75.73% 65.04% 70.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 83 63
Average daily rate £325 £315 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
Average hourly rate £20.36 £18.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.12% -24.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 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 2 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 23 (38.98%) SQL
1 23 (38.98%) Scrum
2 19 (32.20%) C#
3 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
3 18 (30.51%) Web Services
4 16 (27.12%) .NET
4 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
4 16 (27.12%) MVC
5 14 (23.73%) HTML
5 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
6 13 (22.03%) XML
7 12 (20.34%) CSS
7 12 (20.34%) jQuery
7 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing
8 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
8 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
8 11 (18.64%) T-SQL
8 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (16.95%) Ajax
9 10 (16.95%) TDD
9 10 (16.95%) Project Management
9 10 (16.95%) IIS
10 9 (15.25%) CRM
10 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.86%) Finance
12 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (16.95%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.78%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Node.js
5 1 (1.69%) CMS400.NET
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) SAN
2 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.39%) NAS
2 2 (3.39%) FCoE
2 2 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.39%) Multicast
2 2 (3.39%) LAN
2 2 (3.39%) WAN
2 2 (3.39%) SMTP
2 2 (3.39%) FTP
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.39%) MySQL
6 2 (3.39%) MS Access
6 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.69%) DB2
7 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.69%) HBase
7 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Maven
3 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.69%) Ant
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.69%) Gradle
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Local Government
3 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) DBA
5 6 (10.17%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) MI Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Consultant
9 1 (1.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) Web Services
2 16 (27.12%) .NET
3 14 (23.73%) HTML
3 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
4 13 (22.03%) XML
5 12 (20.34%) CSS
5 12 (20.34%) jQuery
6 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.95%) Ajax
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (10.17%) WPF
10 4 (6.78%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.78%) Middleware
11 3 (5.08%) WCF
11 3 (5.08%) RESTful
12 2 (3.39%) Spring MVC
12 2 (3.39%) JSON
12 2 (3.39%) Silverlight
12 2 (3.39%) J2EE
12 2 (3.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) User Experience
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.08%) Life Science
3 1 (1.69%) Open Source
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
1 2 (3.39%) Solaris
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Scrum
2 16 (27.12%) MVC
3 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing
4 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
5 10 (16.95%) Project Management
5 10 (16.95%) TDD
6 9 (15.25%) CRM
7 8 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (10.17%) BPMN
8 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.78%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.78%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (6.78%) Web Development
9 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.78%) Release Management
10 3 (5.08%) User Stories
10 3 (5.08%) Test Strategy
10 3 (5.08%) Build Automation
10 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) SQL
2 19 (32.20%) C#
3 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.64%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.78%) Java
6 3 (5.08%) VBA
7 2 (3.39%) Python
7 2 (3.39%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.39%) Lua
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) ISEB
2 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.39%) SRDF
1 2 (3.39%) KVM
1 2 (3.39%) NFS
1 2 (3.39%) Xen
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
1 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (3.39%) NetApp
3 2 (3.39%) EMC
3 2 (3.39%) Intel
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) DataSynapse
3 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Capita
4 1 (1.69%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.69%) Zend
4 1 (1.69%) Ektron
4 1 (1.69%) Sybase
4 1 (1.69%) Siebel
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago