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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 47 46 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.84% 11.79% 24.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.15% 18.11% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 43
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
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
259 254 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 70.77% 65.13% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 165 134
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Average hourly rate £16.34 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.58% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £10.13 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 September 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 September 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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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 +3 36 £316 +0.39% 36
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (30.14%) TDD
2 18 (24.66%) Scrum
3 14 (19.18%) Finance
3 14 (19.18%) SQL
4 13 (17.81%) C#
5 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
6 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
6 11 (15.07%) Project Management
6 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (15.07%) Java
6 11 (15.07%) Banking
7 10 (13.70%) Business Analysis
7 10 (13.70%) MVC
7 10 (13.70%) Hibernate
7 10 (13.70%) .NET
8 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
8 9 (12.33%) QA
8 9 (12.33%) BPMN
9 8 (10.96%) Waterfall
9 8 (10.96%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
10 7 (9.59%) PHP
10 7 (9.59%) BDD
11 6 (8.22%) Silverlight
11 6 (8.22%) JIRA
11 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (8.22%) Data Quality
11 6 (8.22%) Data Analytics
11 6 (8.22%) Analytics
11 6 (8.22%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.74%) SAS
1 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.37%) Magnolia
2 1 (1.37%) Jetty
2 1 (1.37%) WordPress
2 1 (1.37%) Node.js
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.85%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.74%) QlikView
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) JIRA
2 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.48%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.11%) Selenium
5 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.37%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) Maven
6 1 (1.37%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.37%) Toad
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.37%) Ant
6 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.37%) Gradle
6 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Local Government
5 2 (2.74%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.74%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (43.84%) Analyst
2 26 (35.62%) Developer
3 12 (16.44%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.33%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.96%) Report Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Test Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.85%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Silverlight Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) MI Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Hibernate
1 10 (13.70%) .NET
2 6 (8.22%) Silverlight
2 6 (8.22%) J2EE
2 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.22%) HTML
2 6 (8.22%) Spring
3 5 (6.85%) CSS
3 5 (6.85%) Web Services
3 5 (6.85%) WCF
3 5 (6.85%) Spring MVC
4 4 (5.48%) HTML5
4 4 (5.48%) XML
5 3 (4.11%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.11%) jQuery
6 2 (2.74%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (2.74%) RESTful
6 2 (2.74%) REST
6 2 (2.74%) CSS3
6 2 (2.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) User Experience
3 2 (2.74%) Life Science
4 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) TDD
2 18 (24.66%) Scrum
3 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
4 11 (15.07%) Project Management
4 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (13.70%) Business Analysis
5 10 (13.70%) MVC
6 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
6 9 (12.33%) BPMN
7 8 (10.96%) Waterfall
8 7 (9.59%) BDD
9 6 (8.22%) Data Analytics
9 6 (8.22%) Analytics
10 5 (6.85%) Web Development
10 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.85%) User Stories
11 4 (5.48%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.48%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) SQL
2 13 (17.81%) C#
3 11 (15.07%) Java
4 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) C++
5 1 (1.37%) VBScript
5 1 (1.37%) VB
5 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.37%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) CCA
2 1 (1.37%) PMP
2 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
2 6 (8.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (8.22%) Informatica
2 6 (8.22%) Ab Initio
3 4 (5.48%) Trillium
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.11%) Zend
5 2 (2.74%) Palantir
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Cognos
5 2 (2.74%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) Lagan
6 1 (1.37%) Capita
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) JBoss
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