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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 472 268 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.77% 16.06% 11.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.44% 20.09% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 171 93
Average daily rate
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£360 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £408 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £175.00 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1246.15% -68.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1785 1334 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.33% 79.93% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1293 861 616
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 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 24 41
Average hourly rate £23.13 £13.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.29% -60.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 August 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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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 +1 407 £363 +11.11% 185
Bradford 0 33 £350 +7.69% 11
Huddersfield +2 4 £310 +31.91% 2
Wakefield - 4 £305 - 2
Halifax 0 1 £400 - 2
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 247 (25.36%) SQL
2 242 (24.85%) Java
3 224 (23.00%) TDD
4 219 (22.48%) SQL Server
5 205 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 205 (21.05%) HTML
6 196 (20.12%) .NET
7 178 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
8 176 (18.07%) Scrum
9 170 (17.45%) C#
10 161 (16.53%) Finance
10 161 (16.53%) MVC
11 154 (15.81%) CSS
12 147 (15.09%) jQuery
13 134 (13.76%) Linux
14 125 (12.83%) Microsoft
15 124 (12.73%) Project Management
16 111 (11.40%) Oracle
17 109 (11.19%) Waterfall
18 106 (10.88%) Configuration Management
19 95 (9.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 95 (9.75%) ASP.NET
20 92 (9.45%) BDD
21 89 (9.14%) Open Source
22 87 (8.93%) T-SQL
23 84 (8.62%) SDLC
24 81 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
25 80 (8.21%) Web Services
25 80 (8.21%) Git (software)
26 77 (7.91%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 32 (3.29%) Apache
2 28 (2.87%) CMS
3 27 (2.77%) WebSphere
4 25 (2.57%) Node.js
5 24 (2.46%) OpenStack
6 19 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
8 14 (1.44%) IIS
9 12 (1.23%) Jetty
9 12 (1.23%) nginx
10 11 (1.13%) Apache Solr
11 10 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.92%) Confluence
12 9 (0.92%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.82%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.72%) JBoss
15 5 (0.51%) SAS
16 4 (0.41%) CICS
16 4 (0.41%) GlassFish
Applications
1 26 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.62%) MS Project
3 6 (0.62%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.21%) MS Office
4 2 (0.21%) SPSS
4 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.41%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.21%) Unica
4 1 (0.10%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (1.54%) GitHub
4 12 (1.23%) Google App Engine
4 12 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.51%) Office 365
6 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.31%) SaaS
8 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.10%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.03%) HTTP
2 16 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.54%) DNS
4 14 (1.44%) Firewall
5 13 (1.33%) SSL
6 12 (1.23%) IPsec
6 12 (1.23%) DHCP
6 12 (1.23%) FTP
7 9 (0.92%) Internet
8 5 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (0.51%) Ethernet
8 5 (0.51%) ATM
8 5 (0.51%) GSM
8 5 (0.51%) SDH
8 5 (0.51%) UMTS
8 5 (0.51%) RNC
9 3 (0.31%) Converged Networks
9 3 (0.31%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.31%) DMZ
10 2 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (22.48%) SQL Server
2 95 (9.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (6.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 66 (6.78%) MongoDB
5 62 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (4.11%) Oracle Database
8 40 (4.11%) Relational Database
9 38 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (2.67%) NoSQL
12 24 (2.46%) Neo4j
13 21 (2.16%) MySQL
14 10 (1.03%) OLAP
15 8 (0.82%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.72%) Hadoop
17 6 (0.62%) OLAP Cube
18 5 (0.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 80 (8.21%) Git (software)
2 67 (6.88%) Cucumber
3 60 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 56 (5.75%) NUnit
4 56 (5.75%) Jenkins
5 48 (4.93%) Selenium
6 42 (4.31%) Visual Studio
7 35 (3.59%) Subversion
8 27 (2.77%) JUnit
9 25 (2.57%) SpecFlow
10 23 (2.36%) TeamCity
11 22 (2.26%) Toad
12 19 (1.95%) Rhino Mocks
12 19 (1.95%) Capybara
13 18 (1.85%) IntelliJ
13 18 (1.85%) JIRA
14 17 (1.75%) Maven
15 13 (1.33%) GitLab
16 11 (1.13%) SoapUI
17 10 (1.03%) HP UFT
General
1 161 (16.53%) Finance
2 22 (2.26%) Retail
3 12 (1.23%) Banking
3 12 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.03%) Back Office
4 10 (1.03%) Publishing
5 9 (0.92%) Games
6 7 (0.72%) Marketing
7 6 (0.62%) Legal
8 4 (0.41%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.21%) Front Office
10 1 (0.10%) Advertising
10 1 (0.10%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.10%) Billing
10 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 449 (46.10%) Developer
2 115 (11.81%) Analyst
3 105 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 70 (7.19%) .NET Developer
5 67 (6.88%) Project Manager
6 53 (5.44%) Business Analyst
7 49 (5.03%) Delivery Manager
8 46 (4.72%) Test Analyst
9 45 (4.62%) Architect
10 36 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 31 (3.18%) SQL Developer
11 31 (3.18%) Senior Developer
12 29 (2.98%) Software Developer
13 27 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
13 27 (2.77%) C# Developer
13 27 (2.77%) Oracle Developer
14 24 (2.46%) Tester
15 23 (2.36%) Applications Developer
15 23 (2.36%) JavaScript Developer
15 23 (2.36%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (21.05%) HTML
2 196 (20.12%) .NET
3 154 (15.81%) CSS
4 147 (15.09%) jQuery
5 95 (9.75%) ASP.NET
6 80 (8.21%) Web Services
7 66 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 64 (6.57%) HTML5
9 58 (5.95%) Spring
10 56 (5.75%) .NET Framework
10 56 (5.75%) WCF
11 55 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (5.65%) AngularJS
12 53 (5.44%) CSS3
13 50 (5.13%) REST
14 47 (4.83%) XML
15 44 (4.52%) Entity Framework
16 43 (4.41%) Hibernate
17 42 (4.31%) JSON
18 37 (3.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.67%) User Experience
2 60 (6.16%) NHS
3 54 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 13 (1.33%) Visualisation
6 11 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 9 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 6 (0.62%) N-Tier
8 6 (0.62%) Data Centre
8 6 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.51%) Reference Data
9 5 (0.51%) Social Media
9 5 (0.51%) Human Factors
9 5 (0.51%) Informatics
10 4 (0.41%) W3C
11 3 (0.31%) Replication
11 3 (0.31%) Psychology
11 3 (0.31%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.31%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 134 (13.76%) Linux
2 69 (7.08%) UNIX
3 42 (4.31%) Mac OS X
4 14 (1.44%) Android
5 10 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.03%) Windows
6 2 (0.21%) AIX
6 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.21%) zOS
6 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.10%) CentOS
7 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (23.00%) TDD
2 178 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
3 176 (18.07%) Scrum
4 161 (16.53%) MVC
5 124 (12.73%) Project Management
6 109 (11.19%) Waterfall
7 106 (10.88%) Configuration Management
8 92 (9.45%) BDD
9 89 (9.14%) Open Source
10 84 (8.62%) SDLC
11 81 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
12 77 (7.91%) Software Engineering
13 72 (7.39%) E-Commerce
14 69 (7.08%) Web Design
15 68 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 66 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
16 66 (6.78%) Unit Testing
17 61 (6.26%) Software Delivery
18 60 (6.16%) OO
19 59 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 247 (25.36%) SQL
2 242 (24.85%) Java
3 205 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 170 (17.45%) C#
5 87 (8.93%) T-SQL
6 76 (7.80%) Ruby
7 69 (7.08%) Python
8 56 (5.75%) Bash Shell
9 41 (4.21%) PHP
10 35 (3.59%) PL/SQL
11 34 (3.49%) PowerShell
12 18 (1.85%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.13%) VB
14 10 (1.03%) VB.NET
14 10 (1.03%) Perl
15 8 (0.82%) C
16 7 (0.72%) VB6
16 7 (0.72%) Scala
16 7 (0.72%) C++
17 6 (0.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 39 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (3.59%) Degree
3 27 (2.77%) ISEB
4 23 (2.36%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (1.13%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.62%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.67%) QA
2 10 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.51%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 53 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.26%) QEMU
2 22 (2.26%) KVM
3 13 (1.33%) Xen
4 5 (0.51%) Docker
5 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.10%) XenServer
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
6 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.10%) Varnish
6 1 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 61 (6.26%) Puppet
2 55 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.85%) Graylog
3 18 (1.85%) Cobbler
3 18 (1.85%) Tivoli
4 16 (1.64%) Ansible
5 3 (0.31%) logstash
5 3 (0.31%) Salt
5 3 (0.31%) Nagios
5 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.21%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.21%) Graphite
7 1 (0.10%) OpenIDM
7 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 125 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 111 (11.40%) Oracle
3 55 (5.65%) VMware
4 20 (2.05%) Sitecore
5 18 (1.85%) Akamai
5 18 (1.85%) New Relic
6 17 (1.75%) Google
7 13 (1.33%) Adobe
8 12 (1.23%) IBM
9 11 (1.13%) hybris
10 8 (0.82%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.51%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.51%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 5 (0.51%) Ericsson
11 5 (0.51%) HP
12 4 (0.41%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.41%) Splunk
13 3 (0.31%) SaltStack
13 3 (0.31%) Cisco
13 3 (0.31%) Siebel
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