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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 657 479 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.02% 22.83% 20.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.95% 26.91% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 381 247
Median daily rate £425 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1246.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
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
1778 1780 1398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.65% 84.84% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1226 1278 961
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +125.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £84.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 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 27 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Leeds 0 584 £425 +21.42% 154
Bradford +1 29 £450 +28.57% 4
Halifax +14 20 £408 +24.23% 3
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 438 (36.11%) Java
2 372 (30.67%) TDD
3 306 (25.23%) JavaScript
4 276 (22.75%) Scrum
5 215 (17.72%) HTML
6 185 (15.25%) CSS
6 185 (15.25%) Spring
7 180 (14.84%) Linux
8 165 (13.60%) Git (software)
9 164 (13.52%) DevOps
10 152 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
11 149 (12.28%) BDD
12 148 (12.20%) Jenkins
13 132 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
13 132 (10.88%) Puppet
14 128 (10.55%) RESTful
14 128 (10.55%) Open Source
15 123 (10.14%) Node.js
15 123 (10.14%) Finance
16 122 (10.06%) SQL
16 122 (10.06%) User Experience
17 117 (9.65%) AngularJS
18 114 (9.40%) Hibernate
18 114 (9.40%) .NET
18 114 (9.40%) Python
18 114 (9.40%) HTML5
19 108 (8.90%) C#
20 107 (8.82%) Waterfall
21 106 (8.74%) SQL Server
22 102 (8.41%) JIRA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 51 (4.20%) Confluence
2 24 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 23 (1.90%) OpenStack
4 22 (1.81%) Apache
5 17 (1.40%) CMS
6 16 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 12 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.74%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.66%) Drupal
9 8 (0.66%) nginx
10 7 (0.58%) Jetty
11 6 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.41%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.41%) JBoss
12 5 (0.41%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.41%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.33%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.24%) MS Office
3 13 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.99%) MS Project
5 7 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.082%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (0.74%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.25%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.16%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.082%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 49 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (2.31%) SaaS
3 27 (2.23%) GitHub
3 27 (2.23%) PaaS
4 24 (1.98%) IaaS
5 23 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (1.15%) Office 365
7 6 (0.49%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.33%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.082%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.082%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.082%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.97%) HTTP
2 18 (1.48%) Internet
3 16 (1.32%) Network Security
4 12 (0.99%) DNS
5 5 (0.41%) Firewall
5 5 (0.41%) Intranet
5 5 (0.41%) LDAP
6 4 (0.33%) FTP
7 2 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.16%) VoIP
8 1 (0.082%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.082%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.082%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.082%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.082%) LAN
8 1 (0.082%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.082%) WAN
8 1 (0.082%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 86 (7.09%) MongoDB
3 56 (4.62%) NoSQL
3 56 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 36 (2.97%) MySQL
5 30 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (1.65%) CouchDB
8 20 (1.65%) Redis
9 19 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (0.99%) Hadoop
12 11 (0.91%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.82%) DB2
14 9 (0.74%) Neo4j
15 8 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.58%) Big Data
17 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 165 (13.60%) Git (software)
2 148 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 102 (8.41%) JIRA
4 84 (6.92%) Maven
5 81 (6.68%) Selenium
6 48 (3.96%) Cucumber
7 44 (3.63%) Subversion
8 38 (3.13%) JUnit
9 27 (2.23%) SonarQube
9 27 (2.23%) WebDriver
10 25 (2.06%) gulp
11 21 (1.73%) Grunt
12 18 (1.48%) Appium
12 18 (1.48%) Mocha
12 18 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (1.40%) Mockito
14 16 (1.32%) Mercurial
15 15 (1.24%) Ant
15 15 (1.24%) Jasmine
16 13 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 123 (10.14%) Finance
2 57 (4.70%) Games
3 56 (4.62%) Retail
4 18 (1.48%) Banking
5 15 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 10 (0.82%) Publishing
7 9 (0.74%) Law
7 9 (0.74%) Online Betting
8 8 (0.66%) Marketing
9 5 (0.41%) iGaming
9 5 (0.41%) Legal
9 5 (0.41%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.33%) Back Office
11 3 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.16%) Advertising
13 1 (0.082%) Billing
13 1 (0.082%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.082%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 567 (46.74%) Developer
2 248 (20.45%) Java Developer
3 116 (9.56%) Analyst
4 96 (7.91%) Senior Developer
5 83 (6.84%) Agile Developer
6 82 (6.76%) Architect
7 71 (5.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 70 (5.77%) Agile Java Developer
9 57 (4.70%) Business Analyst
10 56 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
11 55 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
11 55 (4.53%) Project Manager
12 52 (4.29%) User Researcher
13 49 (4.04%) .NET Developer
14 43 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 37 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
16 36 (2.97%) C# Developer
17 34 (2.80%) Python Developer
17 34 (2.80%) Technical Architect
18 31 (2.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (17.72%) HTML
2 185 (15.25%) CSS
2 185 (15.25%) Spring
3 128 (10.55%) RESTful
4 123 (10.14%) Node.js
5 117 (9.65%) AngularJS
6 114 (9.40%) .NET
6 114 (9.40%) Hibernate
6 114 (9.40%) HTML5
7 86 (7.09%) Web Services
8 84 (6.92%) React
9 78 (6.43%) CSS3
10 75 (6.18%) REST
11 72 (5.94%) jQuery
12 58 (4.78%) ASP.NET
13 50 (4.12%) JSON
13 50 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
14 40 (3.30%) LESS
14 40 (3.30%) Sass
15 37 (3.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 132 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (10.06%) User Experience
3 49 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 26 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (1.81%) Psychology
6 18 (1.48%) Algorithms
6 18 (1.48%) iPhone
7 17 (1.40%) Digital Media
7 17 (1.40%) iPad
8 16 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 15 (1.24%) Social Media
10 14 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.15%) Visualisation
11 12 (0.99%) Animation
11 12 (0.99%) Cryptography
12 11 (0.91%) Computer Science
12 11 (0.91%) Wiki
13 9 (0.74%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.66%) e-Learning
15 7 (0.58%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 180 (14.84%) Linux
2 53 (4.37%) Unix
3 47 (3.87%) Windows
4 27 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.14%) Android
6 23 (1.90%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.82%) CentOS
9 9 (0.74%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.33%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.082%) AIX
11 1 (0.082%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.082%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.082%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (30.67%) TDD
2 276 (22.75%) Scrum
3 164 (13.52%) DevOps
4 152 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
5 149 (12.28%) BDD
6 128 (10.55%) Open Source
7 107 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 93 (7.67%) Project Management
9 88 (7.25%) OO
10 83 (6.84%) MVC
11 82 (6.76%) Microservices
12 81 (6.68%) Front End Development
13 80 (6.60%) Kanban
14 78 (6.43%) Software Engineering
15 76 (6.27%) Web Development
16 75 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
17 67 (5.52%) Unit Testing
18 66 (5.44%) User Stories
19 63 (5.19%) Mentoring
20 62 (5.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 438 (36.11%) Java
2 306 (25.23%) JavaScript
3 122 (10.06%) SQL
4 114 (9.40%) Python
5 108 (8.90%) C#
6 101 (8.33%) Ruby
7 84 (6.92%) PHP
8 53 (4.37%) Scala
9 35 (2.89%) T-SQL
10 34 (2.80%) Bash Shell
11 32 (2.64%) C++
12 21 (1.73%) ES6
13 20 (1.65%) Groovy
14 19 (1.57%) ECMAScript
15 18 (1.48%) PL/SQL
16 16 (1.32%) C
16 16 (1.32%) Perl
17 15 (1.24%) PowerShell
18 13 (1.07%) Clojure
19 12 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (6.27%) Security Cleared
2 42 (3.46%) Degree
3 40 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 24 (1.98%) ISEB
6 20 (1.65%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.91%) CISSP
8 9 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.49%) BC Cleared
9 6 (0.49%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.33%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (0.33%) CISA
10 4 (0.33%) CISM
10 4 (0.33%) CRISC
10 4 (0.33%) ISACA
11 3 (0.25%) CEH
11 3 (0.25%) CLAS
11 3 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.25%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 34 (2.80%) QA
3 9 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.25%) SDET
6 2 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.082%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (3.38%) Docker
2 20 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.48%) vSphere
4 17 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.49%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.49%) Varnish
6 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.16%) Xen
7 2 (0.16%) XenServer
8 1 (0.082%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.082%) NFS
8 1 (0.082%) Squid
Systems Management
1 132 (10.88%) Puppet
2 49 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.81%) Ansible
4 17 (1.40%) logstash
5 12 (0.99%) Piwik
6 11 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.82%) Bareos
7 10 (0.82%) yum
7 10 (0.82%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.49%) Opsview
8 6 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
9 5 (0.41%) Cobbler
9 5 (0.41%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.41%) Graphite
9 5 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.33%) Nagios
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 4 (0.33%) SCCM
11 3 (0.25%) Icinga
11 3 (0.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 89 (7.34%) Oracle
2 49 (4.04%) Microsoft
3 29 (2.39%) VMware
4 27 (2.23%) Atlassian
4 27 (2.23%) Red Hat
5 18 (1.48%) Apple
6 14 (1.15%) HP
6 14 (1.15%) Splunk
7 13 (1.07%) Google
8 12 (0.99%) SAP
9 11 (0.91%) Adobe
9 11 (0.91%) Zend
10 10 (0.82%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.66%) ServiceNow
11 8 (0.66%) Sybase
12 6 (0.49%) Cisco
12 6 (0.49%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.41%) Sun
14 4 (0.33%) CA
14 4 (0.33%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per month
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £480 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Rate: Circa £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago