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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 44 43 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.70% 12.04% 18.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.30% 18.30% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 32
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£308 £315 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +6.00%
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
270 235 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 71.81% 65.83% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 144 139
Average daily rate £325 £310 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +0.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £180 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 21
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £10.13 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +1 35 £304 +1.25% 37
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - - 2
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (27.50%) Scrum
2 19 (23.75%) SQL
3 18 (22.50%) C#
3 18 (22.50%) TDD
4 16 (20.00%) Finance
5 15 (18.75%) Project Management
6 14 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 12 (15.00%) .NET
7 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (13.75%) Java
8 11 (13.75%) Banking
8 11 (13.75%) Hibernate
9 10 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 10 (12.50%) BPMN
10 9 (11.25%) Business Analysis
10 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.25%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (11.25%) MVC
11 8 (10.00%) Web Services
11 8 (10.00%) QA
11 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 7 (8.75%) BDD
12 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.75%) WCF
12 7 (8.75%) Silverlight
12 7 (8.75%) JIRA
12 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
13 6 (7.50%) Ab Initio
13 6 (7.50%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) SAS
3 2 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Jetty
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) SMTP
2 2 (2.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.00%) MySQL
4 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.50%) QlikView
6 1 (1.25%) MS Access
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) JIRA
2 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (3.75%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.25%) Toad
6 1 (1.25%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.25%) Maven
6 1 (1.25%) Ant
6 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.25%) Gradle
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Local Government
5 2 (2.50%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (41.25%) Analyst
2 25 (31.25%) Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 9 (11.25%) Report Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Agile Project Manager
7 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.25%) MI Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Silverlight Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.50%) Data Architect
11 2 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) .NET
2 11 (13.75%) Hibernate
3 8 (10.00%) Web Services
4 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.75%) WCF
4 7 (8.75%) Silverlight
5 6 (7.50%) J2EE
5 6 (7.50%) Spring
6 5 (6.25%) HTML
6 5 (6.25%) XML
6 5 (6.25%) CSS
6 5 (6.25%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.00%) RESTful
7 4 (5.00%) Middleware
8 3 (3.75%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.75%) jQuery
9 2 (2.50%) HTML5
9 2 (2.50%) REST
9 2 (2.50%) Spring Web Flow
9 2 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) User Experience
3 2 (2.50%) Life Science
4 1 (1.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Scrum
2 18 (22.50%) TDD
3 15 (18.75%) Project Management
4 14 (17.50%) Unit Testing
5 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 10 (12.50%) BPMN
7 9 (11.25%) MVC
7 9 (11.25%) Business Analysis
8 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.75%) BDD
10 6 (7.50%) Data Analytics
10 6 (7.50%) Analytics
10 6 (7.50%) User Stories
10 6 (7.50%) Web Development
11 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.00%) ETL
12 4 (5.00%) Change Management
12 4 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.75%) SQL
2 18 (22.50%) C#
3 11 (13.75%) Java
4 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.75%) PHP
5 3 (3.75%) C++
5 3 (3.75%) Python
6 2 (2.50%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.50%) Embedded C++
6 2 (2.50%) Lua
6 2 (2.50%) C
6 2 (2.50%) VBA
7 1 (1.25%) Erlang
7 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.25%) VBScript
7 1 (1.25%) VB
7 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (1.25%) CCA
2 1 (1.25%) PMP
2 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
2 6 (7.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (7.50%) Ab Initio
2 6 (7.50%) Informatica
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) Trillium
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 2 (2.50%) Cognos
4 2 (2.50%) HP
4 2 (2.50%) Palantir
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Lagan
5 1 (1.25%) Capita
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