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 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 424 276 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.15% 18.17% 9.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.22% 23.75% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 189 89
Average daily rate
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£375 £331 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +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
1358 1162 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.55% 76.50% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 712 558
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 40
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.47 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.89% +30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £175.00 £124.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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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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 +1 338 £375 +15.38% 139
Bradford +8 36 £400 +33.33% 8
Halifax +11 16 £455 +6.94% 10
Huddersfield - - - - 6
Ilkley - - - -
Castleford - - - - 1
Dewsbury - - - -
Otley - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 8
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 155 (22.05%) .NET
2 151 (21.48%) C#
3 145 (20.63%) Java
4 138 (19.63%) SQL
5 134 (19.06%) HTML
6 133 (18.92%) Finance
7 128 (18.21%) JavaScript
8 122 (17.35%) Project Management
9 120 (17.07%) Scrum
10 113 (16.07%) MVC
11 110 (15.65%) TDD
12 107 (15.22%) CSS
13 106 (15.08%) SQL Server
14 95 (13.51%) ASP.NET
15 87 (12.38%) Web Services
15 87 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 82 (11.66%) Linux
17 81 (11.52%) jQuery
18 77 (10.95%) Ruby
18 77 (10.95%) Waterfall
19 74 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (10.53%) PRINCE2
20 73 (10.38%) Oracle
21 66 (9.39%) Software Engineering
22 63 (8.96%) PHP
23 60 (8.53%) Python
24 58 (8.25%) Mentoring
25 57 (8.11%) MongoDB
26 56 (7.97%) Microsoft
27 55 (7.82%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 25 (3.56%) Apache
2 22 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.70%) CMS
4 11 (1.56%) Apache Solr
4 11 (1.56%) Node.js
5 9 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.00%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
7 6 (0.85%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.85%) JBoss
8 5 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.28%) uiautomator
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.28%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.71%) MS Office
3 9 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.85%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.71%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.28%) Niku Workbench
7 2 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.85%) Maximo
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.14%) SaaS
1 8 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.14%) PaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.14%) IaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Route 53
3 1 (0.14%) GitHub
3 1 (0.14%) Heroku
3 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.98%) HTTP
2 8 (1.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.14%) SSL
3 7 (1.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (1.00%) GSM
3 7 (1.00%) SDH
3 7 (1.00%) UMTS
3 7 (1.00%) ATM
3 7 (1.00%) Intranet
3 7 (1.00%) RNC
3 7 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (0.85%) Firewall
4 6 (0.85%) GPRS
4 6 (0.85%) WAN
4 6 (0.85%) LAN
5 2 (0.28%) Internet
5 2 (0.28%) DNS
5 2 (0.28%) LDAP
6 1 (0.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 57 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 30 (4.27%) NoSQL
4 28 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.98%) MySQL
5 24 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (2.56%) Riak
8 16 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (2.28%) CouchDB
9 15 (2.13%) Hypertable
10 14 (1.99%) Neo4j
11 13 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (4.98%) Subversion
2 30 (4.27%) Cucumber
2 30 (4.27%) Selenium
2 30 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 30 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 19 (2.70%) NUnit
3 19 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.42%) SpecFlow
5 16 (2.28%) JUnit
6 15 (2.13%) Fiddler
7 13 (1.85%) JIRA
8 12 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (1.56%) SoapUI
10 10 (1.42%) MSTest
11 8 (1.14%) Hudson
11 8 (1.14%) Maven
12 7 (1.00%) JMeter
13 6 (0.85%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.71%) QUnit
General
1 133 (18.92%) Finance
2 26 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.56%) Retail
4 24 (3.41%) Banking
5 14 (1.99%) Law
6 6 (0.85%) General Ledger
7 5 (0.71%) Advertising
8 4 (0.57%) Marketing
8 4 (0.57%) Back Office
8 4 (0.57%) Games
8 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 250 (35.56%) Developer
2 96 (13.66%) Analyst
3 84 (11.95%) .NET Developer
4 83 (11.81%) Project Manager
5 56 (7.97%) Java Developer
6 49 (6.97%) Business Analyst
7 43 (6.12%) Architect
8 37 (5.26%) Test Analyst
9 36 (5.12%) DevOps Engineer
10 32 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 32 (4.55%) Tester
11 25 (3.56%) Agile Coach
12 24 (3.41%) Programme Manager
12 24 (3.41%) SQL Developer
13 21 (2.99%) Front-End Developer
14 20 (2.84%) Designer
14 20 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
15 18 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
16 17 (2.42%) PHP Developer
16 17 (2.42%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (22.05%) .NET
2 134 (19.06%) HTML
3 107 (15.22%) CSS
4 95 (13.51%) ASP.NET
5 87 (12.38%) Web Services
6 81 (11.52%) jQuery
7 55 (7.82%) .NET Framework
8 51 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (6.69%) Hibernate
10 41 (5.83%) XML
11 39 (5.55%) REST
12 37 (5.26%) WCF
13 33 (4.69%) J2EE
14 32 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (4.13%) Spring
15 29 (4.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 27 (3.84%) SOAP
16 27 (3.84%) JSON
17 24 (3.41%) Ajax
18 22 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.25%) Open Source
2 44 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.41%) User Experience
4 21 (2.99%) NHS
5 15 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.00%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.85%) PKI
9 6 (0.85%) Clustering
10 5 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.71%) Smartcard
10 5 (0.71%) Social Media
11 4 (0.57%) Chemistry
11 4 (0.57%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.57%) Ontologies
11 4 (0.57%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.43%) Statistics
12 3 (0.43%) FMCG
12 3 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 82 (11.66%) Linux
2 44 (6.26%) UNIX
3 20 (2.84%) Mac OS X
3 20 (2.84%) Windows
4 13 (1.85%) Android
5 8 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (0.71%) CentOS
6 5 (0.71%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.28%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (17.35%) Project Management
2 120 (17.07%) Scrum
3 113 (16.07%) MVC
4 110 (15.65%) TDD
5 87 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (10.95%) Waterfall
7 74 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 74 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 66 (9.39%) Software Engineering
9 58 (8.25%) Mentoring
10 53 (7.54%) User Stories
11 52 (7.40%) Configuration Management
12 49 (6.97%) DevOps
13 47 (6.69%) Web Development
14 43 (6.12%) E-Commerce
15 41 (5.83%) BDD
16 37 (5.26%) Unit Testing
17 36 (5.12%) Web Design
18 34 (4.84%) Business Analysis
18 34 (4.84%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (21.48%) C#
2 145 (20.63%) Java
3 138 (19.63%) SQL
4 128 (18.21%) JavaScript
5 77 (10.95%) Ruby
6 63 (8.96%) PHP
7 60 (8.53%) Python
8 28 (3.98%) Bash Shell
9 24 (3.41%) C
10 18 (2.56%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.13%) Scala
12 14 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.56%) C++
14 10 (1.42%) VB
15 6 (0.85%) PHP5
15 6 (0.85%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.71%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.71%) Perl
17 4 (0.57%) SPARQL
18 3 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (3.27%) ISEB
1 23 (3.27%) Security Cleared
2 20 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 6 (0.85%) Degree
5 5 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.43%) PMP
7 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.28%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) MCTS
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCITP
9 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.99%) QA
2 9 (1.28%) SLA
3 6 (0.85%) COBIT
4 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.43%) Firmware
3 2 (0.28%) vSphere
3 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.28%) XenServer
3 2 (0.28%) Xen
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 40 (5.69%) Puppet
1 40 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (2.84%) Graphite
3 15 (2.13%) Nagios
3 15 (2.13%) Tivoli
3 15 (2.13%) Ansible
3 15 (2.13%) CFEngine
3 15 (2.13%) Cobbler
4 6 (0.85%) OpenIDM
5 3 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.43%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.43%) Salt
6 1 (0.14%) SCCM
6 1 (0.14%) SCOM
6 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 73 (10.38%) Oracle
2 56 (7.97%) Microsoft
3 20 (2.84%) Splunk
4 15 (2.13%) SaltStack
4 15 (2.13%) hybris
5 13 (1.85%) Zend
6 12 (1.71%) Cisco
7 10 (1.42%) VMware
8 9 (1.28%) HP
9 8 (1.14%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.00%) SAP
10 7 (1.00%) Ericsson
10 7 (1.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 6 (0.85%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.71%) Adobe
12 5 (0.71%) ATG
12 5 (0.71%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.57%) IBM
14 3 (0.43%) Kofax
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day 6mths +
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Platform People
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: competitive day rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £260 - £270 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago