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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 648 532 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.58% 26.44% 22.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.83% 30.93% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 361 288
Average daily rate £425 £355 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £288 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
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
1713 1720 1413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.48% 85.49% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1213 1109 976
Average daily rate £425 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.95 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 582 £425 +20.56% 194
Bradford +2 27 £450 +28.57% 16
Halifax +8 11 £390 +15.04% 2
Huddersfield - 1 £450 - 6
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 420 (35.71%) Java
2 300 (25.51%) TDD
3 247 (21.00%) Scrum
4 240 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 186 (15.82%) Linux
6 178 (15.14%) DevOps
7 177 (15.05%) HTML
8 152 (12.93%) Jenkins
9 151 (12.84%) Git (software)
10 144 (12.24%) CSS
10 144 (12.24%) Spring
11 141 (11.99%) Puppet
12 137 (11.65%) Waterfall
13 132 (11.22%) .NET
14 130 (11.05%) Finance
15 128 (10.88%) C#
16 126 (10.71%) SQL
17 123 (10.46%) Selenium
18 115 (9.78%) JIRA
19 112 (9.52%) Project Management
19 112 (9.52%) Python
20 110 (9.35%) Maven
20 110 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
21 109 (9.27%) Security Cleared
21 109 (9.27%) BDD
22 104 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
23 101 (8.59%) Open Source
24 98 (8.33%) Oracle
25 96 (8.16%) SQL Server
26 92 (7.82%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 88 (7.48%) Node.js
2 62 (5.27%) Confluence
3 37 (3.15%) Apache
4 31 (2.64%) OpenStack
5 29 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 20 (1.70%) SharePoint
7 18 (1.53%) Skype for Business
8 16 (1.36%) CMS
9 15 (1.28%) nginx
10 12 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.77%) Drupal
12 8 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.60%) JBoss
14 6 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.34%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 24 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 15 (1.28%) MS Office
3 14 (1.19%) MS Project
4 13 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.085%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.085%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.085%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.085%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 9 (0.77%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.26%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.085%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.085%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.085%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.085%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.62%) Office 365
4 15 (1.28%) IaaS
5 13 (1.11%) GitHub
5 13 (1.11%) SaaS
6 12 (1.02%) PaaS
7 6 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.34%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.085%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.085%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.30%) HTTP
2 20 (1.70%) Internet
3 15 (1.28%) Network Security
4 11 (0.94%) DNS
5 10 (0.85%) Skype
6 6 (0.51%) Intranet
6 6 (0.51%) SNMP
7 5 (0.43%) FTP
8 4 (0.34%) LDAP
9 3 (0.26%) Firewall
9 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.17%) SMS
11 1 (0.085%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.085%) DHCP
11 1 (0.085%) Extranet
11 1 (0.085%) IPsec
11 1 (0.085%) LAN
11 1 (0.085%) SSL
11 1 (0.085%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.085%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 75 (6.38%) MongoDB
3 50 (4.25%) NoSQL
4 40 (3.40%) Relational Database
5 39 (3.32%) MySQL
6 34 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (1.62%) Redis
11 17 (1.45%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.19%) CouchDB
14 11 (0.94%) DB2
14 11 (0.94%) Hadoop
15 10 (0.85%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.77%) Neo4j
17 8 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 152 (12.93%) Jenkins
2 151 (12.84%) Git (software)
3 123 (10.46%) Selenium
4 115 (9.78%) JIRA
5 110 (9.35%) Maven
6 62 (5.27%) Cucumber
7 44 (3.74%) SonarQube
8 43 (3.66%) JUnit
9 34 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (2.64%) Appium
11 29 (2.47%) Subversion
11 29 (2.47%) WebDriver
12 28 (2.38%) Mocha
13 23 (1.96%) gulp
13 23 (1.96%) Liquibase
14 20 (1.70%) JMeter
14 20 (1.70%) Sonatype Nexus
15 19 (1.62%) Grunt
15 19 (1.62%) LoadRunner
16 18 (1.53%) HP UFT
General
1 130 (11.05%) Finance
2 62 (5.27%) Retail
3 48 (4.08%) Games
4 16 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.11%) Publishing
6 11 (0.94%) Banking
6 11 (0.94%) Marketing
7 8 (0.68%) Legal
7 8 (0.68%) Online Betting
8 7 (0.60%) Law
9 4 (0.34%) Back Office
10 3 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.17%) Advertising
11 2 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.085%) Billing
12 1 (0.085%) Electronics
12 1 (0.085%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.085%) iGaming
12 1 (0.085%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 469 (39.88%) Developer
2 194 (16.50%) Java Developer
3 123 (10.46%) Analyst
4 94 (7.99%) Architect
5 78 (6.63%) Senior Developer
6 72 (6.12%) Agile Developer
7 66 (5.61%) Agile Java Developer
8 63 (5.36%) Business Analyst
9 59 (5.02%) Senior Java Developer
10 56 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
11 55 (4.68%) Project Manager
12 50 (4.25%) Delivery Manager
13 44 (3.74%) .NET Developer
13 44 (3.74%) User Researcher
14 41 (3.49%) Technical Architect
15 37 (3.15%) JavaScript Developer
16 34 (2.89%) Test Analyst
17 33 (2.81%) C# Developer
17 33 (2.81%) Tester
18 32 (2.72%) Digital Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (15.05%) HTML
2 144 (12.24%) CSS
2 144 (12.24%) Spring
3 132 (11.22%) .NET
4 92 (7.82%) RESTful
5 91 (7.74%) AngularJS
6 90 (7.65%) REST
7 89 (7.57%) HTML5
8 85 (7.23%) Web Services
9 81 (6.89%) Hibernate
10 58 (4.93%) CSS3
11 56 (4.76%) jQuery
12 49 (4.17%) JSON
13 46 (3.91%) ASP.NET
14 45 (3.83%) React
14 45 (3.83%) XML
15 41 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
16 30 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (2.55%) LESS
17 26 (2.21%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 104 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (7.40%) User Experience
3 33 (2.81%) Mobile App
4 18 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.36%) Digital Media
5 16 (1.36%) iPad
5 16 (1.36%) Psychology
5 16 (1.36%) Visualisation
6 15 (1.28%) Algorithms
6 15 (1.28%) iPhone
7 13 (1.11%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.02%) Animation
8 12 (1.02%) Cryptography
9 11 (0.94%) Wiki
10 10 (0.85%) Computer Science
11 9 (0.77%) e-Learning
11 9 (0.77%) Social Media
12 7 (0.60%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 186 (15.82%) Linux
2 54 (4.59%) Windows
3 48 (4.08%) Unix
4 30 (2.55%) Android
5 27 (2.30%) Mac OS X
6 24 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 21 (1.79%) CentOS
8 16 (1.36%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.34%) MVS
9 4 (0.34%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.26%) VME
10 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.17%) AIX
11 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.085%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (25.51%) TDD
2 247 (21.00%) Scrum
3 178 (15.14%) DevOps
4 137 (11.65%) Waterfall
5 112 (9.52%) Project Management
6 110 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
7 109 (9.27%) BDD
8 101 (8.59%) Open Source
9 77 (6.55%) Microservices
10 75 (6.38%) SDLC
11 72 (6.12%) MVC
12 71 (6.04%) User Stories
13 68 (5.78%) Mentoring
14 66 (5.61%) Kanban
14 66 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 64 (5.44%) Test Automation
16 63 (5.36%) SOA
16 63 (5.36%) Web Development
17 57 (4.85%) Software Engineering
18 56 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 420 (35.71%) Java
2 240 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 128 (10.88%) C#
4 126 (10.71%) SQL
5 112 (9.52%) Python
6 89 (7.57%) Ruby
7 76 (6.46%) PHP
8 47 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 38 (3.23%) Scala
10 36 (3.06%) T-SQL
11 33 (2.81%) C++
12 27 (2.30%) Perl
13 23 (1.96%) C
14 20 (1.70%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.70%) Shell Script
15 15 (1.28%) ES6
16 14 (1.19%) ECMAScript
17 12 (1.02%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.85%) Groovy
19 9 (0.77%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 109 (9.27%) Security Cleared
2 70 (5.95%) SC Cleared
3 42 (3.57%) Degree
4 34 (2.89%) ISEB
5 29 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 28 (2.38%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (0.60%) BC Cleared
8 7 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.43%) APMP
10 4 (0.34%) CISA
10 4 (0.34%) CISM
10 4 (0.34%) CISSP
10 4 (0.34%) ISACA
10 4 (0.34%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.26%) CEH
12 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.085%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 51 (4.34%) QA
3 17 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.26%) SDET
6 2 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 39 (3.32%) Docker
2 30 (2.55%) vSphere
3 20 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.43%) Varnish
5 4 (0.34%) Xen
6 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.26%) XenServer
7 1 (0.085%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 141 (11.99%) Puppet
2 33 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (2.38%) Ansible
4 20 (1.70%) logstash
5 17 (1.45%) Bareos
5 17 (1.45%) yum
6 16 (1.36%) Piwik
7 15 (1.28%) ZABBIX
8 14 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (0.77%) Cobbler
9 9 (0.77%) Opsview
10 7 (0.60%) Nagios
11 5 (0.43%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.43%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.26%) Mesos
12 3 (0.26%) SCCM
13 2 (0.17%) collectd
13 2 (0.17%) Graphite
Vendors
1 98 (8.33%) Oracle
2 65 (5.53%) Microsoft
3 45 (3.83%) Atlassian
4 26 (2.21%) Red Hat
5 25 (2.13%) VMware
6 21 (1.79%) HP
7 17 (1.45%) Apple
8 15 (1.28%) SAP
9 13 (1.11%) Google
10 12 (1.02%) IBM
11 11 (0.94%) Zend
12 10 (0.85%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.77%) Adobe
13 9 (0.77%) Splunk
13 9 (0.77%) Trillium
14 7 (0.60%) ServiceNow
15 5 (0.43%) Sybase
16 4 (0.34%) CA
16 4 (0.34%) Remedy
16 4 (0.34%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: / day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day upto £565
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £530 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £440 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago