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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 105 87 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.13% 17.68% 12.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.42% 22.48% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 68 24
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £319 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
413 387 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.23% 78.66% 72.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 269 147
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -1 100 £425 - 24
Doncaster - 1 £305 - 2
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 70 (38.46%) Java
2 56 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 45 (24.73%) Linux
4 37 (20.33%) DevOps
5 35 (19.23%) Scrum
5 35 (19.23%) Web Services
6 34 (18.68%) MongoDB
7 32 (17.58%) Python
8 29 (15.93%) TDD
8 29 (15.93%) REST
9 28 (15.38%) BDD
9 28 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 27 (14.84%) Finance
11 26 (14.29%) Jenkins
12 25 (13.74%) Puppet
12 25 (13.74%) Spring
12 25 (13.74%) Ruby
12 25 (13.74%) Tomcat
13 24 (13.19%) Windows
13 24 (13.19%) SQL
13 24 (13.19%) MySQL
13 24 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (12.64%) HTML
15 22 (12.09%) HTTP
15 22 (12.09%) WebSphere
16 21 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (11.54%) Docker
16 21 (11.54%) nginx
17 20 (10.99%) NoSQL

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 25 (13.74%) Tomcat
2 22 (12.09%) WebSphere
3 21 (11.54%) nginx
4 20 (10.99%) IIS
5 14 (7.69%) Jetty
5 14 (7.69%) Mongrel
6 8 (4.40%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.85%) Apache
7 7 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (3.30%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (3.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (3.30%) SAS
9 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.55%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.55%) Confluence
10 1 (0.55%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Project
2 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (7.69%) GitHub
2 12 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.10%) IaaS
3 2 (1.10%) PaaS
3 2 (1.10%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.55%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.55%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.09%) HTTP
2 16 (8.79%) TCP/IP
3 14 (7.69%) DHCP
3 14 (7.69%) DNS
3 14 (7.69%) FTP
3 14 (7.69%) IPsec
4 6 (3.30%) FCoE
4 6 (3.30%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (3.30%) iSCSI
4 6 (3.30%) LAN
4 6 (3.30%) Multicast
4 6 (3.30%) NAS
4 6 (3.30%) SAN
4 6 (3.30%) WAN
5 3 (1.65%) Internet
6 2 (1.10%) Network Security
7 1 (0.55%) Intranet
7 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.68%) MongoDB
2 24 (13.19%) MySQL
3 20 (10.99%) NoSQL
3 20 (10.99%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (8.24%) SQL Server
5 14 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 12 (6.59%) HBase
7 7 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.30%) Apache Hive
8 6 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.30%) Pentaho
9 5 (2.75%) Big Data
10 3 (1.65%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.10%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.10%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.10%) DB2
11 2 (1.10%) Informix
11 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 14 (7.69%) Travis CI
4 13 (7.14%) Maven
5 10 (5.49%) Selenium
6 7 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.85%) JUnit
6 7 (3.85%) Subversion
7 6 (3.30%) Artifactory
7 6 (3.30%) ERwin
7 6 (3.30%) GitLab
7 6 (3.30%) Gradle
8 5 (2.75%) EasyMock
8 5 (2.75%) jMock
8 5 (2.75%) Mockito
8 5 (2.75%) Spock
9 4 (2.20%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.20%) JIRA
9 4 (2.20%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (14.84%) Finance
2 17 (9.34%) Banking
3 7 (3.85%) Marketing
4 5 (2.75%) Games
5 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (41.21%) Developer
2 39 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 26 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (12.09%) Architect
5 16 (8.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 14 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 14 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.49%) Designer
9 9 (4.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (4.95%) J2EE Developer
9 9 (4.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Agile Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.40%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Solutions Designer
11 7 (3.85%) Senior User Researcher
11 7 (3.85%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.23%) Web Services
2 29 (15.93%) REST
3 25 (13.74%) Spring
4 23 (12.64%) HTML
5 17 (9.34%) CSS
6 16 (8.79%) Hibernate
7 15 (8.24%) LAMP
7 15 (8.24%) LEMP Stack
7 15 (8.24%) Servlets
8 14 (7.69%) .NET
8 14 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 14 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
9 12 (6.59%) SOAP
10 10 (5.49%) J2EE
10 10 (5.49%) XML
11 9 (4.95%) JSP
11 9 (4.95%) Node.js
12 7 (3.85%) CSS3
12 7 (3.85%) Express
12 7 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.04%) User Experience
3 8 (4.40%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.30%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.65%) Psychology
8 2 (1.10%) Clustering
8 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.10%) NHS
8 2 (1.10%) RIA
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.73%) Linux
2 24 (13.19%) Windows
3 10 (5.49%) Unix
4 6 (3.30%) CoreOS
4 6 (3.30%) Solaris
5 3 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.10%) CentOS
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.55%) SUSE
7 1 (0.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.33%) DevOps
2 35 (19.23%) Scrum
3 29 (15.93%) TDD
4 28 (15.38%) BDD
5 21 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (9.34%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (8.79%) Front End Development
8 15 (8.24%) Open Source
9 14 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.69%) MVC
9 14 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 12 (6.59%) CRM
11 11 (6.04%) Configuration Management
11 11 (6.04%) Project Management
12 10 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (4.95%) Prototyping
14 8 (4.40%) OO
14 8 (4.40%) Service Delivery
15 7 (3.85%) Data Modelling
15 7 (3.85%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 70 (38.46%) Java
2 56 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 32 (17.58%) Python
4 25 (13.74%) Ruby
5 24 (13.19%) SQL
6 19 (10.44%) Scala
7 17 (9.34%) Bash Shell
8 14 (7.69%) Groovy
9 11 (6.04%) C#
9 11 (6.04%) Clojure
10 7 (3.85%) Go
10 7 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.30%) C++
11 6 (3.30%) Erlang
12 5 (2.75%) PHP
13 4 (2.20%) C
13 4 (2.20%) Perl
14 3 (1.65%) Jython
14 3 (1.65%) VB
15 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (9.34%) Degree
2 16 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.55%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.55%) ISEB
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.55%) FATCA
2 1 (0.55%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (11.54%) Docker
2 7 (3.85%) etcd
2 7 (3.85%) flannel
3 6 (3.30%) Ceph
3 6 (3.30%) GlusterFS
3 6 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.30%) KVM
3 6 (3.30%) NFS
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.30%) SRDF
3 6 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.30%) Xen
4 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (13.74%) Puppet
2 15 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.95%) Ansible
4 7 (3.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 7 (3.85%) Kubernetes
4 7 (3.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (3.30%) Graphite
5 6 (3.30%) HAProxy
5 6 (3.30%) logstash
5 6 (3.30%) rkt
6 2 (1.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.55%) Mesos
7 1 (0.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.89%) Oracle
3 8 (4.40%) Cisco
3 8 (4.40%) IBM
4 7 (3.85%) Sybase
5 6 (3.30%) CA
5 6 (3.30%) DataSynapse
5 6 (3.30%) EMC
5 6 (3.30%) Informatica
5 6 (3.30%) Intel
5 6 (3.30%) MuleSoft
5 6 (3.30%) NetApp
5 6 (3.30%) Tableau
5 6 (3.30%) TIBCO
5 6 (3.30%) VMware
6 3 (1.65%) AppDynamics
6 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.10%) F5
8 1 (0.55%) BEA
8 1 (0.55%) Splunk
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