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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 40 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.25% 5.26% 12.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.32% 9.76% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £301 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £406 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
231 123 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 76.49% 53.95% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 76 77
Average daily rate £350 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% +16.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £14.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 24 (36.92%) .NET
2 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (35.38%) C#
3 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 19 (29.23%) SQL
5 18 (27.69%) Scrum
6 17 (26.15%) Test Scripting
7 16 (24.62%) Unit Testing
7 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
8 15 (23.08%) Web Services
9 13 (20.00%) HTML
9 13 (20.00%) MVC
9 13 (20.00%) WPF
10 12 (18.46%) XML
11 11 (16.92%) CSS
11 11 (16.92%) TDD
11 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
11 11 (16.92%) jQuery
12 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (15.38%) IIS
12 10 (15.38%) Java
12 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
12 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 9 (13.85%) OO
13 9 (13.85%) Ajax
13 9 (13.85%) WCF
14 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.62%) Apache
3 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.54%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) CMS400.NET
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.08%) NAS
2 2 (3.08%) AMQP
2 2 (3.08%) FCoE
2 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.08%) Multicast
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.62%) CouchDB
8 2 (3.08%) Couchbase
8 2 (3.08%) MySQL
8 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.54%) DB2
9 1 (1.54%) MS Access
9 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.54%) HBase
9 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
3 3 (4.62%) JUnit
4 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) MSI
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.77%) Games
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.23%) DBA
5 6 (9.23%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Umbraco Developer
9 2 (3.08%) CRM Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Solutions Designer
10 1 (1.54%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) .NET
2 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 15 (23.08%) Web Services
4 13 (20.00%) HTML
4 13 (20.00%) WPF
5 12 (18.46%) XML
6 11 (16.92%) CSS
6 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
6 11 (16.92%) jQuery
7 9 (13.85%) WCF
7 9 (13.85%) Ajax
8 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (7.69%) Kafka
10 3 (4.62%) Spring
11 2 (3.08%) REST
11 2 (3.08%) Gherkin
11 2 (3.08%) XSLT
11 2 (3.08%) Rendezvous
11 2 (3.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Online Games
2 3 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.62%) Life Science
2 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.62%) CentOS
3 3 (4.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Scrum
2 17 (26.15%) Test Scripting
3 16 (24.62%) Unit Testing
4 13 (20.00%) MVC
5 11 (16.92%) TDD
6 9 (13.85%) OO
7 8 (12.31%) CRM
7 8 (12.31%) Project Management
7 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.69%) Microservices
10 4 (6.15%) DevOps
10 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.62%) Migration
11 3 (4.62%) Change Management
11 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.62%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) C#
2 19 (29.23%) SQL
3 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.38%) Java
4 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) VB
7 1 (1.54%) VBA
7 1 (1.54%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) XAML
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) ISEB
2 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) NFS
2 2 (3.08%) Xen
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.08%) SRDF
2 2 (3.08%) KVM
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Puppet
1 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.62%) Salt
2 3 (4.62%) Graphite
3 2 (3.08%) SCCM
3 2 (3.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Pega
2 3 (4.62%) Splunk
3 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.08%) DataSynapse
3 2 (3.08%) EMC
3 2 (3.08%) Intel
3 2 (3.08%) NetApp
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco
3 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Sybase
4 1 (1.54%) Siebel
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.54%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.54%) Zend
4 1 (1.54%) Ektron
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago