The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 127 55 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.72% 3.58% 6.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.98% 4.84% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 30 64
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £341
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +8.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1273 1136 1384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.34% 73.96% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 609 786
Average daily rate £350 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 34
Average hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Yorkshire region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Yorkshire region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Leeds +21 92 £325 +8.24% 32
Bradford +12 11 £320 -17.41% 2
Halifax - - - - 2
Huddersfield - - - -
Ilkley - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 97 (30.50%) .NET
2 96 (30.19%) Scrum
3 90 (28.30%) SQL
4 78 (24.53%) C#
5 76 (23.90%) SQL Server
6 67 (21.07%) JavaScript
7 64 (20.13%) HTML
8 62 (19.50%) Finance
9 61 (19.18%) MVC
10 58 (18.24%) Microsoft
11 50 (15.72%) CSS
12 43 (13.52%) Java
12 43 (13.52%) ASP.NET
12 43 (13.52%) Web Services
13 42 (13.21%) jQuery
14 41 (12.89%) TDD
15 40 (12.58%) OO
16 39 (12.26%) Test Scripting
17 36 (11.32%) Project Management
18 32 (10.06%) PHP
19 31 (9.75%) Oracle
20 30 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
21 28 (8.81%) Windows
21 28 (8.81%) WCF
22 26 (8.18%) QA
22 26 (8.18%) BDD
23 25 (7.86%) VB.NET
24 24 (7.55%) Visual Studio
24 24 (7.55%) Automated Testing
25 23 (7.23%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 22 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.77%) CMS
3 8 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (2.20%) ColdFusion
4 7 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.89%) IIS
6 5 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.57%) nginx
7 4 (1.26%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.63%) Apache
9 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.63%) Node.js
10 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.46%) MS Office
3 6 (1.89%) MS Project
4 5 (1.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.63%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) IaaS
2 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.89%) WAN
1 6 (1.89%) NAS
2 5 (1.57%) LAN
2 5 (1.57%) Internet
2 5 (1.57%) Firewall
2 5 (1.57%) SMTP
2 5 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.57%) SAN
3 4 (1.26%) Intranet
4 2 (0.63%) FTP
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (23.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.52%) MySQL
5 7 (2.20%) Redis
6 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.57%) Riak
7 5 (1.57%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.26%) EDRMS
9 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.94%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.63%) Big Data
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.31%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.31%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.31%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (5.66%) Selenium
4 15 (4.72%) JIRA
5 11 (3.46%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.20%) JMeter
7 5 (1.57%) ERwin
7 5 (1.57%) Maven
7 5 (1.57%) RSpec
7 5 (1.57%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.26%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.26%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.63%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.31%) MSTest
10 1 (0.31%) JBehave
10 1 (0.31%) Ant
10 1 (0.31%) NUnit
10 1 (0.31%) Subversion
10 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 62 (19.50%) Finance
2 10 (3.14%) Banking
3 6 (1.89%) Retail
3 6 (1.89%) Back Office
4 4 (1.26%) Publishing
5 3 (0.94%) Local Government
5 3 (0.94%) Marketing
6 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 151 (47.48%) Developer
2 44 (13.84%) Analyst
3 38 (11.95%) Tester
4 33 (10.38%) .NET Developer
5 27 (8.49%) Project Manager
6 23 (7.23%) Test Analyst
7 19 (5.97%) Business Analyst
8 18 (5.66%) Architect
9 17 (5.35%) Java Developer
10 15 (4.72%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.40%) PHP Developer
11 14 (4.40%) Test Leader
12 12 (3.77%) Agile Project Manager
12 12 (3.77%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.46%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.46%) Software Developer
14 10 (3.14%) UI Programmer
14 10 (3.14%) UI Developer
15 9 (2.83%) ScrumMaster
15 9 (2.83%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (30.50%) .NET
2 64 (20.13%) HTML
3 50 (15.72%) CSS
4 43 (13.52%) ASP.NET
4 43 (13.52%) Web Services
5 42 (13.21%) jQuery
6 30 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (8.81%) WCF
8 23 (7.23%) WinForms
9 21 (6.60%) HTML5
10 20 (6.29%) .NET Framework
11 16 (5.03%) XML
12 14 (4.40%) J2EE
12 14 (4.40%) CSS3
13 12 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 10 (3.14%) Spring
14 10 (3.14%) WPF
15 9 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (2.52%) Backbone.js
16 8 (2.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.14%) NHS
3 9 (2.83%) Open Source
4 7 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.89%) Semantic Web
6 5 (1.57%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.26%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.26%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.26%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.63%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.63%) iPhone
10 1 (0.31%) iSeries
10 1 (0.31%) Wiki
10 1 (0.31%) Equities
10 1 (0.31%) Tandem
10 1 (0.31%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.31%) PKI
10 1 (0.31%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.81%) Windows
2 12 (3.77%) UNIX
3 9 (2.83%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.20%) Linux
5 5 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.57%) Android
5 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (30.19%) Scrum
2 61 (19.18%) MVC
3 41 (12.89%) TDD
4 40 (12.58%) OO
5 39 (12.26%) Test Scripting
6 36 (11.32%) Project Management
7 26 (8.18%) BDD
8 24 (7.55%) Automated Testing
9 20 (6.29%) Web Development
9 20 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (5.35%) Software Engineering
11 17 (5.35%) User Stories
11 17 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.03%) Unit Testing
12 16 (5.03%) OOP
12 16 (5.03%) PRINCE2
13 15 (4.72%) Business Analysis
13 15 (4.72%) Test Strategy
14 14 (4.40%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (28.30%) SQL
2 78 (24.53%) C#
3 67 (21.07%) JavaScript
4 43 (13.52%) Java
5 32 (10.06%) PHP
6 25 (7.86%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.40%) VB
8 13 (4.09%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.14%) Python
10 9 (2.83%) VB6
11 7 (2.20%) C++
11 7 (2.20%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.57%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.26%) Ruby
13 4 (1.26%) PHP5
14 2 (0.63%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.31%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (4.72%) ISEB
2 6 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.94%) Degree
4 3 (0.94%) MCSE
5 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.18%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) FATCA
2 2 (0.63%) AIFMD
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.75%) Oracle
3 11 (3.46%) Zend
4 7 (2.20%) Splunk
5 6 (1.89%) Adobe
6 5 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.57%) Cisco
7 4 (1.26%) Kofax
7 4 (1.26%) hybris
8 3 (0.94%) Twitter
9 2 (0.63%) VMware
9 2 (0.63%) Unica
9 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.63%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.63%) Endeca
10 1 (0.31%) Google
10 1 (0.31%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.31%) Cognos
10 1 (0.31%) Teradata
10 1 (0.31%) HP
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