The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 90 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.37% 11.75% 10.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.11% 16.67% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 25 28
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
Agile Software Development
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 246 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 78.57% 70.49% 64.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 155 150
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 17
Average hourly rate £15.39 £15.39 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -65.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.98 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Yorkshire region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Yorkshire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +5 82 £425 +14.09% 24
Barnsley - 1 £275 - 1
Rotherham - 1 £350 - 2
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 50 (35.46%) Java
2 43 (30.50%) .NET
3 35 (24.82%) JavaScript
4 32 (22.70%) Linux
5 30 (21.28%) Open Source
6 29 (20.57%) Jenkins
6 29 (20.57%) Web Services
6 29 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (19.15%) Puppet
8 26 (18.44%) DevOps
9 25 (17.73%) TDD
10 24 (17.02%) HTML
10 24 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
12 22 (15.60%) C#
12 22 (15.60%) Unit Testing
13 21 (14.89%) Security Cleared
14 20 (14.18%) Scrum
14 20 (14.18%) NoSQL
15 19 (13.48%) CSS
15 19 (13.48%) Apache
16 18 (12.77%) SQL Server
17 17 (12.06%) Configuration Management
17 17 (12.06%) Project Management
17 17 (12.06%) RabbitMQ
17 17 (12.06%) Waterfall
18 16 (11.35%) Cucumber
19 15 (10.64%) BDD
19 15 (10.64%) MongoDB
19 15 (10.64%) Docker

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 19 (13.48%) Apache
2 14 (9.93%) IIS
3 13 (9.22%) Tomcat
4 12 (8.51%) JBoss
5 11 (7.80%) Jetty
5 11 (7.80%) WebSphere
5 11 (7.80%) nginx
6 7 (4.96%) Node.js
7 6 (4.26%) Drupal
7 6 (4.26%) Umbraco
8 5 (3.55%) Alfresco
8 5 (3.55%) CMS
8 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.13%) Confluence
11 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (7.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (7.09%) Google App Engine
2 10 (7.09%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (7.09%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.13%) IaaS
5 2 (1.42%) SaaS
5 2 (1.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.80%) DNS
2 10 (7.09%) SSL
2 10 (7.09%) DHCP
2 10 (7.09%) FTP
2 10 (7.09%) HTTP
2 10 (7.09%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.09%) IPsec
3 6 (4.26%) Firewall
4 3 (2.13%) Internet
5 2 (1.42%) AMQP
6 1 (0.71%) MPLS
6 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.71%) VPN
6 1 (0.71%) DMZ
6 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.18%) NoSQL
2 18 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.64%) MongoDB
4 12 (8.51%) MySQL
5 7 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.55%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.42%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.71%) HBase
10 1 (0.71%) Redis
10 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.71%) MS Access
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (20.57%) Jenkins
2 16 (11.35%) Cucumber
3 12 (8.51%) Selenium
3 12 (8.51%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.80%) Maven
5 10 (7.09%) JIRA
6 8 (5.67%) JUnit
7 7 (4.96%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.84%) HP UFT
8 4 (2.84%) Subversion
8 4 (2.84%) Yeoman
9 3 (2.13%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.13%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.13%) Build Forge
9 3 (2.13%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.42%) Valgrind
10 2 (1.42%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.42%) Redmine
10 2 (1.42%) Hudson
10 2 (1.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (8.51%) Games
2 8 (5.67%) Finance
3 3 (2.13%) Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Billing
5 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (36.17%) Developer
2 23 (16.31%) Analyst
3 17 (12.06%) Business Analyst
4 14 (9.93%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.80%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (7.09%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (6.38%) Consultant
7 9 (6.38%) Architect
7 9 (6.38%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.67%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) DevOps Consultant
9 6 (4.26%) UX Designer
9 6 (4.26%) Designer
10 5 (3.55%) CRM Developer
10 5 (3.55%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.84%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.84%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (30.50%) .NET
2 29 (20.57%) Web Services
3 24 (17.02%) HTML
4 19 (13.48%) CSS
5 17 (12.06%) RabbitMQ
6 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET
7 13 (9.22%) Kafka
8 12 (8.51%) J2EE
9 10 (7.09%) Servlets
9 10 (7.09%) HTML5
9 10 (7.09%) jQuery
9 10 (7.09%) REST
10 9 (6.38%) WCF
11 8 (5.67%) WPF
11 8 (5.67%) SOAP
12 7 (4.96%) XML
12 7 (4.96%) Spring
12 7 (4.96%) RESTful
13 6 (4.26%) Symfony
14 5 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) User Experience
3 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.55%) Online Games
5 4 (2.84%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.84%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.84%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.84%) Mobile Games
6 2 (1.42%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.42%) Clustering
6 2 (1.42%) DTV
6 2 (1.42%) STB
6 2 (1.42%) Social Media
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.71%) Life Science
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) CESG
7 1 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.70%) Linux
2 13 (9.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.67%) CentOS
3 8 (5.67%) Windows
4 6 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.84%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (2.84%) Windows 2000
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.42%) UNIX
6 2 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Solaris
7 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.28%) Open Source
2 29 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (18.44%) DevOps
4 25 (17.73%) TDD
5 22 (15.60%) Unit Testing
6 20 (14.18%) Scrum
7 17 (12.06%) Configuration Management
7 17 (12.06%) Project Management
7 17 (12.06%) Waterfall
8 15 (10.64%) BDD
8 15 (10.64%) Automated Testing
9 14 (9.93%) Product Management
9 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (9.22%) Analytics
11 12 (8.51%) MVC
12 11 (7.80%) Software Engineering
13 10 (7.09%) Business Analysis
13 10 (7.09%) OO
13 10 (7.09%) SDLC
14 9 (6.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (35.46%) Java
2 35 (24.82%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.60%) C#
4 15 (10.64%) SQL
5 14 (9.93%) Bash Shell
6 13 (9.22%) PHP
7 10 (7.09%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.67%) Python
9 7 (4.96%) VB
9 7 (4.96%) Scala
10 6 (4.26%) Ruby
10 6 (4.26%) Go
11 5 (3.55%) Perl
12 4 (2.84%) C++
13 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.42%) C
13 2 (1.42%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.42%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.42%) Lua
14 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.93%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.26%) Degree
4 2 (1.42%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) CISSP
5 1 (0.71%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.71%) PMP
5 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (10.64%) Docker
2 13 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.09%) Xen
4 1 (0.71%) Firmware
4 1 (0.71%) vCloud
4 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (19.15%) Puppet
2 24 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.09%) ZABBIX
3 10 (7.09%) Ansible
4 6 (4.26%) Salt
4 6 (4.26%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.55%) Graphite
5 5 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.71%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.93%) VMware
3 13 (9.22%) Google
4 7 (4.96%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.55%) Splunk
5 5 (3.55%) Percona
6 4 (2.84%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.84%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.84%) EMC
6 4 (2.84%) NetApp
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle
6 4 (2.84%) Cisco
7 3 (2.13%) Pega
8 2 (1.42%) HP
9 1 (0.71%) Zend
9 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.71%) IBM
9 1 (0.71%) Cognos
9 1 (0.71%) Sun
9 1 (0.71%) New Relic
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