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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 607 477 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.06% 21.03% 14.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.23% 25.48% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 341 158
Median daily rate £420 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.03%
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
1723 1872 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.34% 82.54% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 1329 842
Median daily rate £420 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.36 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.56% +5.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.92 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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
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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 0 498 £420 +12.00% 118
Bradford +9 49 £420 +20.00% 16
Halifax +24 26 £425 +6.25% 2
Wakefield -5 1 £275 -11.29% 2
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 436 (33.49%) Java
2 391 (30.03%) TDD
3 365 (28.03%) Scrum
4 334 (25.65%) JavaScript
5 261 (20.05%) HTML
6 227 (17.43%) CSS
7 201 (15.44%) Spring
8 184 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
9 179 (13.75%) User Experience
10 161 (12.37%) Open Source
11 160 (12.29%) HTML5
12 158 (12.14%) Linux
13 156 (11.98%) RESTful
14 154 (11.83%) Jenkins
15 153 (11.75%) BDD
16 151 (11.60%) Git (software)
17 149 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
18 134 (10.29%) DevOps
18 134 (10.29%) Finance
19 133 (10.22%) Node.js
20 123 (9.45%) AngularJS
21 115 (8.83%) CSS3
22 112 (8.60%) Hibernate
23 111 (8.53%) C#
24 110 (8.45%) Puppet
24 110 (8.45%) Front End Development
25 109 (8.37%) JIRA
26 108 (8.29%) Python
27 106 (8.14%) Scala
28 102 (7.83%) SQL Server

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 63 (4.84%) Confluence
2 32 (2.46%) CMS
3 26 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 18 (1.38%) Apache
4 18 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (1.15%) Apache Solr
5 15 (1.15%) Drupal
5 15 (1.15%) nginx
6 13 (1.00%) OpenStack
7 12 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 12 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 11 (0.84%) Jetty
9 10 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.54%) WordPress
11 6 (0.46%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.38%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.38%) IIS
12 5 (0.38%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.38%) MS Office
3 17 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (1.31%) MS Project
4 14 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.23%) InVision
9 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.077%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.077%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (0.69%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.15%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.077%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.077%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.76%) GitHub
3 35 (2.69%) PaaS
4 30 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (2.15%) SaaS
6 23 (1.77%) IaaS
7 18 (1.38%) Office 365
8 8 (0.61%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.31%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.23%) Slack
11 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.077%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.077%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.077%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.077%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.077%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.23%) HTTP
2 17 (1.31%) Internet
3 16 (1.23%) Network Security
4 14 (1.08%) DNS
5 9 (0.69%) Firewall
5 9 (0.69%) LDAP
6 5 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (0.38%) Intranet
7 4 (0.31%) FTP
8 3 (0.23%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.15%) VoIP
10 1 (0.077%) BGP
10 1 (0.077%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.077%) LAN
10 1 (0.077%) MPLS
10 1 (0.077%) VPLS
10 1 (0.077%) WAN
10 1 (0.077%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 92 (7.07%) MongoDB
3 72 (5.53%) Relational Database
4 63 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 47 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (1.84%) Oracle ODI
7 21 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (1.61%) MySQL
8 20 (1.54%) Hadoop
8 20 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (1.38%) Redis
10 15 (1.15%) CouchDB
10 15 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.84%) DB2
11 11 (0.84%) Oracle Database
12 10 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (0.69%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 154 (11.83%) Jenkins
2 151 (11.60%) Git (software)
3 109 (8.37%) JIRA
4 85 (6.53%) Selenium
5 67 (5.15%) Maven
6 58 (4.45%) JUnit
7 57 (4.38%) Cucumber
8 42 (3.23%) Subversion
9 39 (3.00%) WebDriver
10 24 (1.84%) Mercurial
11 17 (1.31%) Grunt
11 17 (1.31%) gulp
11 17 (1.31%) SoapUI
12 15 (1.15%) Mockito
13 14 (1.08%) Visual Studio
14 11 (0.84%) Jasmine
14 11 (0.84%) JMeter
14 11 (0.84%) SonarQube
15 10 (0.77%) Axure RP
15 10 (0.77%) Gradle
General
1 134 (10.29%) Finance
2 64 (4.92%) Games
3 55 (4.22%) Retail
4 27 (2.07%) Banking
5 22 (1.69%) Publishing
6 20 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.38%) Legal
8 11 (0.84%) Retail Banking
9 8 (0.61%) Online Betting
10 6 (0.46%) Back Office
10 6 (0.46%) iGaming
11 5 (0.38%) Marketing
12 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.15%) Advertising
13 2 (0.15%) Billing
13 2 (0.15%) Law
14 1 (0.077%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.077%) International Banking
14 1 (0.077%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.077%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 608 (46.70%) Developer
2 256 (19.66%) Java Developer
3 165 (12.67%) Analyst
4 92 (7.07%) Business Analyst
4 92 (7.07%) Senior Developer
5 83 (6.37%) Agile Developer
6 73 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
7 72 (5.53%) Architect
8 70 (5.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 66 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
10 61 (4.69%) Agile Java Developer
11 57 (4.38%) Project Manager
12 54 (4.15%) Designer
12 54 (4.15%) Scala Developer
13 52 (3.99%) DevOps Engineer
14 50 (3.84%) Scrum Master
15 46 (3.53%) .NET Developer
15 46 (3.53%) User Researcher
16 41 (3.15%) Java Scala Developer
17 39 (3.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (20.05%) HTML
2 227 (17.43%) CSS
3 201 (15.44%) Spring
4 160 (12.29%) HTML5
5 156 (11.98%) RESTful
6 133 (10.22%) Node.js
7 123 (9.45%) AngularJS
8 115 (8.83%) CSS3
9 112 (8.60%) Hibernate
10 95 (7.30%) React
11 92 (7.07%) .NET
12 80 (6.14%) Web Services
13 77 (5.91%) REST
14 69 (5.30%) jQuery
15 66 (5.07%) JSON
16 55 (4.22%) ASP.NET
16 55 (4.22%) RabbitMQ
17 45 (3.46%) XML
18 37 (2.84%) Ajax
19 36 (2.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 179 (13.75%) User Experience
2 149 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 33 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (2.00%) Psychology
6 24 (1.84%) Social Media
7 18 (1.38%) iPhone
7 18 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 15 (1.15%) iPad
10 13 (1.00%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.84%) Wiki
12 10 (0.77%) CESG
13 9 (0.69%) Animation
13 9 (0.69%) Cryptography
14 7 (0.54%) NHS
14 7 (0.54%) Taxonomies
15 5 (0.38%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 158 (12.14%) Linux
2 41 (3.15%) Windows
3 34 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 31 (2.38%) Unix
5 29 (2.23%) Android
6 15 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.92%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.69%) CentOS
9 8 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.46%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.077%) VMS
12 1 (0.077%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.077%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.077%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (30.03%) TDD
2 365 (28.03%) Scrum
3 184 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
4 161 (12.37%) Open Source
5 153 (11.75%) BDD
6 134 (10.29%) DevOps
7 110 (8.45%) Front End Development
8 101 (7.76%) Kanban
8 101 (7.76%) Microservices
9 99 (7.60%) OO
10 98 (7.53%) Waterfall
11 92 (7.07%) Project Management
12 91 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 85 (6.53%) User Stories
14 84 (6.45%) MVC
15 75 (5.76%) Mentoring
16 72 (5.53%) Web Development
17 70 (5.38%) Software Engineering
18 69 (5.30%) Pair Programming
19 66 (5.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 436 (33.49%) Java
2 334 (25.65%) JavaScript
3 111 (8.53%) C#
4 108 (8.29%) Python
5 106 (8.14%) Scala
6 101 (7.76%) SQL
7 97 (7.45%) Ruby
8 83 (6.37%) PHP
9 32 (2.46%) Groovy
10 30 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 26 (2.00%) C++
12 21 (1.61%) Clojure
13 20 (1.54%) ES6
14 18 (1.38%) C
15 17 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.31%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.08%) ECMAScript
16 14 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 10 (0.77%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 51 (3.92%) Degree
2 49 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.23%) ISEB
4 25 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 19 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.31%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.77%) CISSP
8 9 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.54%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (0.54%) CRISC
10 6 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.23%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.23%) CLAS
11 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.23%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.15%) APMP
12 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.15%) QA
2 27 (2.07%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.23%) SDET
4 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.15%) WCAG
5 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.077%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (2.92%) Docker
2 25 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.77%) Varnish
5 5 (0.38%) NFS
5 5 (0.38%) Squid
6 4 (0.31%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.31%) vSphere
7 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.077%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 110 (8.45%) Puppet
2 55 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (1.84%) Ansible
4 10 (0.77%) logstash
5 9 (0.69%) Graphite
6 8 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.61%) Nagios
6 8 (0.61%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.54%) Grafana
7 7 (0.54%) Icinga
7 7 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
7 7 (0.54%) Piwik
8 6 (0.46%) Terraform
9 5 (0.38%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.38%) Graylog
9 5 (0.38%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.38%) Opsview
9 5 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 5 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 100 (7.68%) Oracle
2 45 (3.46%) Microsoft
3 29 (2.23%) Google
4 28 (2.15%) VMware
5 25 (1.92%) Netezza
6 20 (1.54%) Red Hat
7 19 (1.46%) Adobe
8 15 (1.15%) Apple
8 15 (1.15%) Splunk
9 12 (0.92%) SAP
9 12 (0.92%) Sitecore
10 11 (0.84%) Atlassian
10 11 (0.84%) F5
10 11 (0.84%) MuleSoft
11 10 (0.77%) HP
11 10 (0.77%) ServiceNow
12 9 (0.69%) New Relic
13 8 (0.61%) Cisco
14 6 (0.46%) Palo Alto
14 6 (0.46%) Xamarin
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