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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 484 238 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.49% 14.13% 12.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.67% 17.98% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 154 109
Average daily rate
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£375 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
1815 1324 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.60% 78.62% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 832 651
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 27 51
Average hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% -53.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £8.95 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +1 430 £385 +13.23% 170
Bradford -4 37 £350 +7.69% 9
Huddersfield +1 4 £310 +31.91% 2
Wakefield - 4 £310 - 3
Halifax - 1 £400 - 9
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 253 (25.63%) SQL
2 239 (24.21%) Java
3 235 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 233 (23.61%) SQL Server
5 224 (22.70%) TDD
6 218 (22.09%) .NET
7 212 (21.48%) HTML
8 182 (18.44%) C#
9 180 (18.24%) CSS
10 179 (18.14%) Scrum
11 175 (17.73%) MVC
11 175 (17.73%) Finance
12 157 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
13 155 (15.70%) jQuery
14 142 (14.39%) Microsoft
15 131 (13.27%) Waterfall
16 127 (12.87%) Project Management
17 118 (11.96%) Linux
18 117 (11.85%) ASP.NET
19 113 (11.45%) Oracle
20 96 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 94 (9.52%) BDD
22 90 (9.12%) Git (software)
22 90 (9.12%) T-SQL
23 86 (8.71%) Configuration Management
24 85 (8.61%) E-Commerce
24 85 (8.61%) SDLC
25 82 (8.31%) Web Services
26 81 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
27 76 (7.70%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 38 (3.85%) CMS
2 35 (3.55%) Node.js
3 34 (3.44%) WebSphere
4 29 (2.94%) Apache
5 21 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 17 (1.72%) IIS
7 16 (1.62%) Jetty
7 16 (1.62%) nginx
8 15 (1.52%) Apache Solr
9 14 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (1.01%) Confluence
11 10 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.91%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.91%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.61%) Drupal
13 6 (0.61%) JBoss
13 6 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 27 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.42%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.61%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.41%) MS Office
6 3 (0.30%) MS Project
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.20%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.20%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.20%) XMetaL
8 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.10%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 13 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.41%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.20%) Unica
3 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (2.23%) GitHub
4 14 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.42%) Google App Engine
5 5 (0.51%) Office 365
6 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.30%) IaaS
8 2 (0.20%) SaaS
9 1 (0.10%) PaaS
9 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.10%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.47%) HTTP
2 21 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.72%) DNS
4 16 (1.62%) SSL
5 14 (1.42%) DHCP
5 14 (1.42%) FTP
5 14 (1.42%) IPsec
6 11 (1.11%) Firewall
7 10 (1.01%) Internet
8 3 (0.30%) DMZ
8 3 (0.30%) LDAP
8 3 (0.30%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.30%) Converged Networks
9 2 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.20%) Intranet
10 1 (0.10%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.10%) RNC
10 1 (0.10%) NAS
10 1 (0.10%) ATM
10 1 (0.10%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 96 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (6.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (5.98%) MongoDB
6 45 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (4.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (3.65%) Relational Database
10 34 (3.44%) Oracle Database
10 34 (3.44%) MySQL
11 27 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (1.52%) NoSQL
13 12 (1.22%) Neo4j
14 9 (0.91%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.91%) Data Mining
15 8 (0.81%) Big Data
16 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.71%) OLAP
17 6 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 90 (9.12%) Git (software)
2 76 (7.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 58 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 56 (5.67%) NUnit
6 55 (5.57%) Visual Studio
7 45 (4.56%) Selenium
8 41 (4.15%) Subversion
9 31 (3.14%) JUnit
10 26 (2.63%) SpecFlow
11 24 (2.43%) Maven
12 22 (2.23%) Toad
13 20 (2.03%) JIRA
14 19 (1.93%) Rhino Mocks
15 18 (1.82%) GitLab
16 16 (1.62%) SoapUI
16 16 (1.62%) TeamCity
17 12 (1.22%) Capybara
18 11 (1.11%) IntelliJ
19 10 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 175 (17.73%) Finance
2 23 (2.33%) Retail
3 14 (1.42%) Publishing
4 11 (1.11%) Banking
5 10 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.01%) Back Office
6 9 (0.91%) Marketing
7 8 (0.81%) Games
8 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.20%) Legal
9 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.10%) Front Office
10 1 (0.10%) Electronics
10 1 (0.10%) Advertising
10 1 (0.10%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.10%) Billing
10 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 453 (45.90%) Developer
2 119 (12.06%) Analyst
3 106 (10.74%) Java Developer
4 71 (7.19%) .NET Developer
5 68 (6.89%) Project Manager
6 58 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 56 (5.67%) Delivery Manager
8 51 (5.17%) Test Analyst
9 46 (4.66%) Architect
10 33 (3.34%) Tester
10 33 (3.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 30 (3.04%) SQL Developer
12 29 (2.94%) Technical Architect
13 28 (2.84%) Software Developer
14 26 (2.63%) C# Developer
14 26 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (2.63%) Oracle Developer
14 26 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
15 23 (2.33%) Designer
15 23 (2.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (22.09%) .NET
2 212 (21.48%) HTML
3 180 (18.24%) CSS
4 155 (15.70%) jQuery
5 117 (11.85%) ASP.NET
6 82 (8.31%) Web Services
7 73 (7.40%) HTML5
8 68 (6.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 66 (6.69%) Spring
10 58 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 57 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (5.78%) AngularJS
12 55 (5.57%) WCF
13 52 (5.27%) CSS3
14 45 (4.56%) Entity Framework
15 44 (4.46%) XML
16 43 (4.36%) REST
17 40 (4.05%) JSON
18 39 (3.95%) RESTful
18 39 (3.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 73 (7.40%) User Experience
2 66 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (6.08%) NHS
4 23 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 15 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 13 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.81%) Social Media
9 7 (0.71%) Data Centre
10 6 (0.61%) Reference Data
10 6 (0.61%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.61%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.51%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.51%) Informatics
11 5 (0.51%) Human Factors
12 4 (0.41%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.41%) W3C
12 4 (0.41%) iPhone
13 3 (0.30%) DTV
13 3 (0.30%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 118 (11.96%) Linux
2 65 (6.59%) UNIX
3 40 (4.05%) Mac OS X
4 20 (2.03%) Android
5 16 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.52%) Windows
7 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.20%) AIX
8 2 (0.20%) zOS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.10%) Fedora
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.10%) CentOS
9 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (22.70%) TDD
2 179 (18.14%) Scrum
3 175 (17.73%) MVC
4 157 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
5 131 (13.27%) Waterfall
6 127 (12.87%) Project Management
7 94 (9.52%) BDD
8 86 (8.71%) Configuration Management
9 85 (8.61%) E-Commerce
9 85 (8.61%) SDLC
10 81 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
11 67 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 65 (6.59%) Software Delivery
13 62 (6.28%) Open Source
14 60 (6.08%) Mentoring
15 59 (5.98%) Web Design
15 59 (5.98%) Software Engineering
16 57 (5.78%) Unit Testing
17 56 (5.67%) Responsive Web Design
17 56 (5.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 253 (25.63%) SQL
2 239 (24.21%) Java
3 235 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 182 (18.44%) C#
5 90 (9.12%) T-SQL
6 56 (5.67%) Ruby
7 50 (5.07%) Python
8 41 (4.15%) PowerShell
9 40 (4.05%) PHP
10 37 (3.75%) Bash Shell
11 34 (3.44%) PL/SQL
12 15 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 14 (1.42%) VB
14 9 (0.91%) VB.NET
14 9 (0.91%) Perl
14 9 (0.91%) Scala
15 7 (0.71%) FQL
15 7 (0.71%) C
15 7 (0.71%) C++
16 5 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 30 (3.04%) ISEB
3 27 (2.74%) Degree
4 26 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 15 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.22%) BC Cleared
7 7 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.67%) QA
2 12 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 36 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.62%) Xen
3 7 (0.71%) QEMU
3 7 (0.71%) KVM
4 6 (0.61%) Varnish
5 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.41%) Docker
6 2 (0.20%) XenServer
6 2 (0.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.10%) vCloud
7 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 45 (4.56%) Puppet
2 40 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.52%) Cobbler
3 15 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 11 (1.11%) Ansible
4 11 (1.11%) Graylog
5 5 (0.51%) logstash
5 5 (0.51%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.30%) StatsD
6 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.10%) yum
8 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 142 (14.39%) Microsoft
2 113 (11.45%) Oracle
3 38 (3.85%) VMware
4 22 (2.23%) Sitecore
4 22 (2.23%) Adobe
5 20 (2.03%) Google
6 14 (1.42%) IBM
7 12 (1.22%) hybris
8 11 (1.11%) Akamai
8 11 (1.11%) New Relic
9 8 (0.81%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.51%) HP
12 4 (0.41%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.30%) Siebel
13 3 (0.30%) Citrix
13 3 (0.30%) Teradata
13 3 (0.30%) Tableau
13 3 (0.30%) Kony
13 3 (0.30%) Apigee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Markets Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £375 Per Day call for details
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
TRG
Rate: 300-375 Per Day call for details
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £315 - £340 per day + flexible
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 15 days ago