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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 37 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.98% 14.57% 12.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.16% 21.57% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 24
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -8.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
244 204 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 72.40% 67.55% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 105 123
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.08 £10.95 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -1 29 £325 +8.33% 18
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (35.71%) Scrum
2 24 (28.57%) C#
3 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.38%) SQL
3 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
4 21 (25.00%) TDD
5 20 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 18 (21.43%) Web Services
7 16 (19.05%) .NET
7 16 (19.05%) MVC
8 15 (17.86%) HTML
8 15 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (16.67%) jQuery
10 13 (15.48%) XML
10 13 (15.48%) CSS
10 13 (15.48%) Project Management
10 13 (15.48%) Finance
11 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 12 (14.29%) Ajax
11 12 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 11 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
13 10 (11.90%) BPMN
13 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (11.90%) Web Development
13 10 (11.90%) Java
13 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (11.90%) Hibernate
14 9 (10.71%) MicroStrategy
14 9 (10.71%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (10.71%) IIS
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.19%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.19%) Node.js
5 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) SAN
2 3 (3.57%) HTTP
3 2 (2.38%) Internet
3 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.38%) LAN
3 2 (2.38%) WAN
3 2 (2.38%) SMTP
3 2 (2.38%) FTP
3 2 (2.38%) NAS
3 2 (2.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.38%) FCoE
3 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.38%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
4 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.76%) MySQL
8 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (2.38%) MS Access
10 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.19%) HBase
10 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.19%) DB2
10 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (4.76%) JIRA
3 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (1.19%) Gradle
5 1 (1.19%) Maven
5 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.19%) Ant
5 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Local Government
4 1 (1.19%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (40.48%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.71%) Report Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.95%) MI Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Silverlight Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Architect
7 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Data Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) Web Services
2 16 (19.05%) .NET
3 15 (17.86%) HTML
4 14 (16.67%) jQuery
5 13 (15.48%) XML
5 13 (15.48%) CSS
6 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 12 (14.29%) Ajax
7 10 (11.90%) Hibernate
8 9 (10.71%) Silverlight
9 7 (8.33%) WPF
9 7 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.95%) WCF
10 5 (5.95%) RESTful
10 5 (5.95%) Middleware
11 4 (4.76%) J2EE
11 4 (4.76%) Spring MVC
11 4 (4.76%) Spring
12 3 (3.57%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) User Experience
2 2 (2.38%) Life Science
2 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.19%) Ontologies
3 1 (1.19%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.19%) Open Source
3 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.19%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
1 3 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) Scrum
2 21 (25.00%) TDD
3 20 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 16 (19.05%) MVC
5 13 (15.48%) Project Management
6 12 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 10 (11.90%) BPMN
7 10 (11.90%) Web Development
7 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.52%) CRM
9 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 6 (7.14%) User Stories
11 5 (5.95%) BDD
11 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.76%) Migration
12 4 (4.76%) Data Modelling
12 4 (4.76%) ETL
12 4 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) C#
2 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
2 23 (27.38%) SQL
3 10 (11.90%) Java
4 5 (5.95%) VBA
5 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.57%) PHP
6 3 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.38%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.38%) C
7 2 (2.38%) C++
7 2 (2.38%) Lua
8 1 (1.19%) Erlang
8 1 (1.19%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
1 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) NFS
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.38%) SRDF
1 2 (2.38%) Xen
1 2 (2.38%) KVM
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.38%) SCCM
2 2 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) MicroStrategy
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) Ab Initio
3 4 (4.76%) Informatica
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (2.38%) VMware
5 2 (2.38%) NetApp
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco
5 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.38%) Trillium
5 2 (2.38%) HP
5 2 (2.38%) EMC
5 2 (2.38%) Intel
5 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.38%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.19%) Capita
6 1 (1.19%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.19%) Sybase
6 1 (1.19%) Siebel
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago