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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 56 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.69% 4.66% 7.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 8.74% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
- -6.54%
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
364 183 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.99% 53.35% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 96 142
Average daily rate £350 £305 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.69 £10.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +14 44 £400 +6.66% 32
Doncaster -1 3 £331 -11.66% 4
Rotherham - 2 £338 - 1
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 38 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 30 (28.30%) SQL
3 28 (26.42%) C#
3 28 (26.42%) JavaScript
3 28 (26.42%) .NET
4 26 (24.53%) Scrum
5 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
5 21 (19.81%) Java
6 20 (18.87%) HTML
6 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET
6 20 (18.87%) Web Services
7 19 (17.92%) Test Scripting
8 18 (16.98%) Unit Testing
9 17 (16.04%) jQuery
9 17 (16.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (16.04%) XML
10 16 (15.09%) IIS
10 16 (15.09%) Linux
11 15 (14.15%) CRM
12 14 (13.21%) MVC
12 14 (13.21%) TDD
13 13 (12.26%) Dynamics CRM
13 13 (12.26%) WPF
13 13 (12.26%) Finance
13 13 (12.26%) CSS
13 13 (12.26%) T-SQL
14 12 (11.32%) OO
14 12 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (10.38%) .NET Framework
15 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 16 (15.09%) IIS
2 7 (6.60%) JBoss
2 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.77%) Apache
4 4 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.77%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.89%) Confluence
6 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.89%) Jetty
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.94%) CMS400.NET
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) PaaS
2 2 (1.89%) IaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) SAN
2 3 (2.83%) Firewall
3 2 (1.89%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.89%) NAS
3 2 (1.89%) AMQP
3 2 (1.89%) FCoE
3 2 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.89%) Multicast
3 2 (1.89%) LAN
3 2 (1.89%) WAN
3 2 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.60%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.77%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.83%) MySQL
7 3 (2.83%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.94%) DB2
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Selenium
1 9 (8.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.66%) JUnit
4 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.72%) Subversion
4 5 (4.72%) Maven
4 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.77%) JIRA
6 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.83%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.89%) Ant
7 2 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.89%) MSI
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.89%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.94%) Capybara
8 1 (0.94%) JBehave
General
1 13 (12.26%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Games
3 2 (1.89%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Automotive
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (49.06%) Developer
2 15 (14.15%) Analyst
3 13 (12.26%) .NET Developer
4 10 (9.43%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Test Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.60%) SQL Developer
7 6 (5.66%) SQL DBA
7 6 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) DBA
8 5 (4.72%) Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.77%) CRM Developer
9 4 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) CRM Analyst
10 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 3 (2.83%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Consultant
10 3 (2.83%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.42%) .NET
2 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET
2 20 (18.87%) Web Services
2 20 (18.87%) HTML
3 17 (16.04%) XML
3 17 (16.04%) jQuery
4 13 (12.26%) WPF
4 13 (12.26%) CSS
5 11 (10.38%) .NET Framework
6 10 (9.43%) WCF
6 10 (9.43%) Ajax
7 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (6.60%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (5.66%) Kafka
9 6 (5.66%) Spring
10 5 (4.72%) HTML5
11 4 (3.77%) SOAP
12 3 (2.83%) Middleware
12 3 (2.83%) J2EE
12 3 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Online Games
3 4 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.77%) Life Science
3 4 (3.77%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.94%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.94%) Open Source
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (7.55%) Windows
4 4 (3.77%) CentOS
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.83%) Windows 2000
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.83%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.53%) Scrum
2 19 (17.92%) Test Scripting
3 18 (16.98%) Unit Testing
4 15 (14.15%) CRM
5 14 (13.21%) MVC
5 14 (13.21%) TDD
6 12 (11.32%) OO
7 11 (10.38%) Project Management
8 10 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (8.49%) Migration
10 8 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.60%) Web Development
11 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.66%) Data Migration
12 6 (5.66%) Microservices
12 6 (5.66%) Incident Management
13 5 (4.72%) Business Analysis
13 5 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (4.72%) DevOps
13 5 (4.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.30%) SQL
2 28 (26.42%) C#
2 28 (26.42%) JavaScript
3 21 (19.81%) Java
4 13 (12.26%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.66%) VB
6 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.83%) VBA
8 3 (2.83%) PHP
9 2 (1.89%) Python
10 1 (0.94%) XAML
10 1 (0.94%) VB6
10 1 (0.94%) Ruby
10 1 (0.94%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.94%) Scala
10 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) ISEB
2 4 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) NFS
2 2 (1.89%) Xen
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.89%) SRDF
2 2 (1.89%) KVM
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.66%) Puppet
3 4 (3.77%) Salt
3 4 (3.77%) Graphite
4 2 (1.89%) SCCM
4 2 (1.89%) SCOM
5 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) EMC
3 5 (4.72%) Cisco
3 5 (4.72%) NetApp
3 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.77%) Splunk
5 3 (2.83%) Pega
5 3 (2.83%) Telerik
5 3 (2.83%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.89%) IBM
6 2 (1.89%) Intel
6 2 (1.89%) DataSynapse
6 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.89%) VMware
7 1 (0.94%) Ektron
7 1 (0.94%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.94%) Zend
7 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
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