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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 160 127 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.23% 22.32% 11.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.41% 27.14% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 105 26
Median daily rate £450 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £546 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +7.68%
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
465 468 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 76.23% 82.25% 74.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 358 170
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £10.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 145 £453 +6.47% 18
Barnsley 0 3 £300 +9.09%
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 95 (38.62%) Java
2 64 (26.02%) Scrum
3 57 (23.17%) TDD
4 52 (21.14%) JavaScript
5 44 (17.89%) Web Services
6 41 (16.67%) REST
7 40 (16.26%) BDD
7 40 (16.26%) DevOps
8 38 (15.45%) HTML
8 38 (15.45%) Linux
9 33 (13.41%) Git (software)
10 32 (13.01%) Spring
11 31 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (12.60%) MongoDB
12 29 (11.79%) User Experience
13 28 (11.38%) Ruby
14 27 (10.98%) Tomcat
14 27 (10.98%) Scala
15 26 (10.57%) SQL
15 26 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (10.57%) Kanban
16 25 (10.16%) Python
16 25 (10.16%) Windows
17 24 (9.76%) Security Cleared
17 24 (9.76%) Jenkins
18 23 (9.35%) Prototyping
19 22 (8.94%) Docker
19 22 (8.94%) HTTP
19 22 (8.94%) MySQL
19 22 (8.94%) WebSphere

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (10.98%) Tomcat
2 22 (8.94%) WebSphere
3 20 (8.13%) IIS
4 18 (7.32%) nginx
5 13 (5.28%) Jetty
5 13 (5.28%) Mongrel
6 8 (3.25%) Apache
7 7 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.85%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (2.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.03%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.41%) CICS
10 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.41%) Mule
10 1 (0.41%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.50%) GitHub
2 13 (5.28%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.03%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (1.22%) SaaS
6 2 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.81%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.81%) Force.com
6 2 (0.81%) IaaS
6 2 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.94%) HTTP
2 15 (6.10%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.28%) DHCP
3 13 (5.28%) DNS
3 13 (5.28%) FTP
3 13 (5.28%) Internet
3 13 (5.28%) IPsec
4 7 (2.85%) FCoE
4 7 (2.85%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (2.85%) iSCSI
4 7 (2.85%) LAN
4 7 (2.85%) Multicast
4 7 (2.85%) NAS
4 7 (2.85%) SAN
4 7 (2.85%) WAN
5 2 (0.81%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) Intranet
6 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.60%) MongoDB
2 22 (8.94%) MySQL
3 21 (8.54%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (5.69%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.66%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.85%) HBase
7 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.22%) Big Data
8 3 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.81%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.81%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.81%) DB2
9 2 (0.81%) Informix
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.28%) Maven
3 13 (5.28%) Selenium
3 13 (5.28%) Travis CI
4 8 (3.25%) EasyMock
4 8 (3.25%) Gradle
4 8 (3.25%) jMock
4 8 (3.25%) Mockito
4 8 (3.25%) Spock
5 7 (2.85%) JUnit
5 7 (2.85%) Subversion
6 5 (2.03%) HP UFT
6 5 (2.03%) JIRA
7 4 (1.63%) Ant
7 4 (1.63%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.63%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.63%) GitLab
7 4 (1.63%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.63%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (8.54%) Finance
2 15 (6.10%) Banking
3 8 (3.25%) Marketing
4 5 (2.03%) Games
5 2 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (39.43%) Developer
2 56 (22.76%) Java Developer
3 34 (13.82%) Architect
4 23 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (8.54%) Designer
6 16 (6.50%) Technical Architect
7 15 (6.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 14 (5.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (5.28%) Agile Coach
9 13 (5.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.88%) Agile Developer
10 12 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
10 12 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.47%) User Researcher
12 9 (3.66%) Consultant
13 8 (3.25%) Analyst
13 8 (3.25%) J2EE Developer
13 8 (3.25%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.89%) Web Services
2 41 (16.67%) REST
3 38 (15.45%) HTML
4 32 (13.01%) Spring
5 19 (7.72%) CSS
5 19 (7.72%) Hibernate
6 16 (6.50%) .NET
6 16 (6.50%) AngularJS
7 14 (5.69%) LAMP
7 14 (5.69%) LEMP Stack
8 13 (5.28%) LAPP Stack
8 13 (5.28%) Servlets
9 11 (4.47%) SOAP
10 10 (4.07%) RESTful
10 10 (4.07%) Spring Boot
10 10 (4.07%) XML
11 9 (3.66%) HTML5
11 9 (3.66%) J2EE
11 9 (3.66%) Node.js
11 9 (3.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.79%) User Experience
2 14 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.03%) Psychology
4 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.81%) Blog
5 2 (0.81%) Clustering
5 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.81%) NHS
5 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
5 2 (0.81%) RIA
5 2 (0.81%) Social Media
5 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.41%) iSeries
6 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.41%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.45%) Linux
2 25 (10.16%) Windows
3 7 (2.85%) Solaris
4 4 (1.63%) CoreOS
5 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.22%) Unix
6 2 (0.81%) CentOS
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.41%) AIX
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.41%) SUSE
7 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.02%) Scrum
2 57 (23.17%) TDD
3 40 (16.26%) BDD
3 40 (16.26%) DevOps
4 31 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (10.57%) Kanban
6 23 (9.35%) Prototyping
7 21 (8.54%) Front End Development
8 19 (7.72%) Pair Programming
9 18 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 18 (7.32%) Software Architecture
9 18 (7.32%) Web Development
10 17 (6.91%) User Stories
11 16 (6.50%) Product Management
12 15 (6.10%) MVC
12 15 (6.10%) Service Design
12 15 (6.10%) Waterfall
13 14 (5.69%) Service Delivery
14 12 (4.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (38.62%) Java
2 52 (21.14%) JavaScript
3 28 (11.38%) Ruby
4 27 (10.98%) Scala
5 26 (10.57%) SQL
6 25 (10.16%) Python
7 18 (7.32%) Groovy
8 16 (6.50%) Bash Shell
8 16 (6.50%) Clojure
9 12 (4.88%) C#
10 6 (2.44%) VB
11 5 (2.03%) C
11 5 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.63%) Erlang
12 4 (1.63%) Go
12 4 (1.63%) Perl
12 4 (1.63%) PHP
13 3 (1.22%) Jython
14 2 (0.81%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.81%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 24 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.13%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.69%) Degree
4 3 (1.22%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.41%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) FATCA
System Software
1 22 (8.94%) Docker
2 8 (3.25%) Hyper-V
2 8 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.85%) KVM
3 7 (2.85%) NFS
3 7 (2.85%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.85%) SRDF
3 7 (2.85%) Xen
4 6 (2.44%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.03%) etcd
5 5 (2.03%) flannel
6 4 (1.63%) Ceph
6 4 (1.63%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (8.13%) Puppet
2 13 (5.28%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.25%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.44%) Ansible
5 5 (2.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (2.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (1.63%) Graphite
6 4 (1.63%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.63%) logstash
6 4 (1.63%) rkt
7 2 (0.81%) Nagios
8 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.41%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.41%) Salt
8 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.50%) Oracle
3 9 (3.66%) Cisco
4 8 (3.25%) IBM
4 8 (3.25%) VMware
5 7 (2.85%) DataSynapse
5 7 (2.85%) EMC
5 7 (2.85%) Intel
5 7 (2.85%) NetApp
5 7 (2.85%) Sybase
5 7 (2.85%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.44%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.03%) Google
8 3 (1.22%) Adobe
8 3 (1.22%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.22%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.81%) F5
9 2 (0.81%) HP
9 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.41%) Splunk
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