The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 144 79 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.62% 5.12% 8.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.13% 6.56% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 46 81
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.73%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1294 1205 1472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.44% 78.04% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 646 799
Average daily rate £354 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 49 33
Average hourly rate £11.43 £31.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.14% +103.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +13 109 £350 +16.47% 31
Bradford +5 14 £320 -17.41% 3
Halifax - - - - 2
Huddersfield - - - - 3
Ilkley - - - -
Otley - - - - 2
Wakefield - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 84 (29.17%) C#
2 81 (28.13%) .NET
3 74 (25.69%) Scrum
4 70 (24.31%) SQL
5 64 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 63 (21.88%) SQL Server
7 61 (21.18%) Finance
8 60 (20.83%) MVC
9 59 (20.49%) HTML
10 55 (19.10%) Java
11 53 (18.40%) CSS
12 50 (17.36%) ASP.NET
13 46 (15.97%) Web Services
14 44 (15.28%) Microsoft
14 44 (15.28%) TDD
15 38 (13.19%) jQuery
16 35 (12.15%) OO
17 31 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (10.07%) Test Scripting
19 27 (9.38%) Visual Studio
19 27 (9.38%) Automated Testing
20 25 (8.68%) .NET Framework
20 25 (8.68%) WCF
20 25 (8.68%) Project Management
20 25 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (8.33%) BDD
21 24 (8.33%) Oracle
21 24 (8.33%) PHP
22 23 (7.99%) QA
22 23 (7.99%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.13%) CMS
3 7 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.43%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (2.08%) ColdFusion
5 5 (1.74%) nginx
6 4 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (0.69%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.35%) IIS
8 1 (0.35%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.74%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.74%) MS Project
3 3 (1.04%) MS Office
4 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.69%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.35%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Force.com
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.43%) Intranet
2 6 (2.08%) Internet
3 2 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.82%) MySQL
2 11 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.47%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.78%) Redis
6 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.08%) EDRMS
8 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.74%) Riak
8 5 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.39%) OLAP
10 2 (0.69%) MS Access
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.69%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.60%) Selenium
3 18 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 12 (4.17%) JIRA
6 7 (2.43%) Maven
7 6 (2.08%) MSTest
8 4 (1.39%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.04%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.04%) JMeter
9 3 (1.04%) Subversion
10 2 (0.69%) NUnit
10 2 (0.69%) RSpec
10 2 (0.69%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.35%) JBehave
11 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.35%) Ant
11 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 61 (21.18%) Finance
2 7 (2.43%) Banking
2 7 (2.43%) Retail
3 6 (2.08%) Law
4 3 (1.04%) Legal
4 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.04%) Local Government
5 2 (0.69%) Back Office
5 2 (0.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.35%) Publishing
6 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 150 (52.08%) Developer
2 40 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 36 (12.50%) Analyst
4 28 (9.72%) Tester
5 24 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.94%) Business Analyst
6 20 (6.94%) Java Developer
7 14 (4.86%) Architect
7 14 (4.86%) Test Analyst
7 14 (4.86%) Web Developer
8 12 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 12 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 12 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
9 11 (3.82%) ScrumMaster
9 11 (3.82%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.13%) VB Developer
10 9 (3.13%) VB6 Developer
10 9 (3.13%) Agile Coach
11 8 (2.78%) UI Developer
11 8 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (28.13%) .NET
2 59 (20.49%) HTML
3 53 (18.40%) CSS
4 50 (17.36%) ASP.NET
5 46 (15.97%) Web Services
6 38 (13.19%) jQuery
7 31 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (8.68%) WCF
8 25 (8.68%) .NET Framework
9 21 (7.29%) HTML5
10 19 (6.60%) WinForms
11 17 (5.90%) Spring
11 17 (5.90%) CSS3
12 16 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 13 (4.51%) Spring MVC
14 12 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (4.17%) J2EE
15 11 (3.82%) XML
16 9 (3.13%) JSON
16 9 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.21%) NHS
2 10 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.43%) Open Source
4 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.39%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.04%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.69%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.69%) iPhone
8 1 (0.35%) Social Media
8 1 (0.35%) iPad
8 1 (0.35%) Wiki
8 1 (0.35%) Equities
8 1 (0.35%) Tandem
8 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.35%) PKI
8 1 (0.35%) PMI
8 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.56%) Windows
2 8 (2.78%) UNIX
3 5 (1.74%) Android
3 5 (1.74%) Linux
3 5 (1.74%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (25.69%) Scrum
2 60 (20.83%) MVC
3 44 (15.28%) TDD
4 35 (12.15%) OO
5 29 (10.07%) Test Scripting
6 27 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 25 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (8.68%) Project Management
8 24 (8.33%) BDD
9 23 (7.99%) User Stories
9 23 (7.99%) Software Engineering
9 23 (7.99%) Web Development
10 21 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (5.90%) Test Automation
12 16 (5.56%) Unit Testing
13 15 (5.21%) OOP
13 15 (5.21%) Waterfall
14 14 (4.86%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (4.86%) Business Analysis
15 13 (4.51%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 84 (29.17%) C#
2 70 (24.31%) SQL
3 64 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 55 (19.10%) Java
5 24 (8.33%) PHP
6 22 (7.64%) VB.NET
7 13 (4.51%) VB
8 12 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.47%) Python
10 9 (3.13%) VB6
10 9 (3.13%) Ruby
11 7 (2.43%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.08%) C++
13 5 (1.74%) PHP5
14 4 (1.39%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (3.82%) ISEB
2 6 (2.08%) ISTQB
2 6 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.74%) Degree
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.99%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) COBIT
3 2 (0.69%) FATCA
3 2 (0.69%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (1.39%) Puppet
2 3 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.33%) Oracle
3 9 (3.13%) Zend
4 7 (2.43%) hybris
4 7 (2.43%) Splunk
4 7 (2.43%) Adobe
5 6 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.08%) Kofax
6 4 (1.39%) Twitter
7 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.35%) Google
8 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.35%) Niku
8 1 (0.35%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.35%) Cognos
8 1 (0.35%) HP
8 1 (0.35%) Apple
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