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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 223 184 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.48% 12.42% 15.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.46% 15.77% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 112 149
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £221 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +143.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.58% +9.33%
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
1277 1167 1462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.21% 78.74% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 636 788
Average daily rate £355 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £36.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.26% +116.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +1 173 £350 +7.69% 104
Bradford +14 32 £338 -15.62% 6
Huddersfield -2 1 £235 -41.25% 4
Ilkley - - - -
Halifax - - - - 2
Otley - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 5
Bingley - - - -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 161 (27.76%) C#
2 143 (24.66%) .NET
3 142 (24.48%) Scrum
4 124 (21.38%) Java
5 121 (20.86%) Finance
6 116 (20.00%) SQL
7 111 (19.14%) MVC
8 109 (18.79%) JavaScript
9 100 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 94 (16.21%) TDD
11 90 (15.52%) HTML
12 88 (15.17%) PHP
13 80 (13.79%) Web Services
14 77 (13.28%) ASP.NET
14 77 (13.28%) CSS
15 55 (9.48%) Software Engineering
16 54 (9.31%) BDD
17 53 (9.14%) jQuery
18 51 (8.79%) OO
19 50 (8.62%) XML
20 48 (8.28%) Microsoft
21 47 (8.10%) Project Management
21 47 (8.10%) ASP.NET MVC
21 47 (8.10%) User Stories
22 45 (7.76%) Oracle
22 45 (7.76%) WCF
23 43 (7.41%) QA
23 43 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
24 41 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
24 41 (7.07%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 30 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.93%) CMS
3 11 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (1.72%) Apache Solr
4 10 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.55%) Drupal
6 8 (1.38%) Apache
6 8 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.03%) nginx
8 5 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
9 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.69%) Node.js
9 4 (0.69%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.52%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.17%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 13 (2.24%) MS Excel
1 13 (2.24%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.38%) MS Project
3 6 (1.03%) MS Office
4 5 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.17%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) Heroku
2 1 (0.17%) Force.com
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.72%) Intranet
2 8 (1.38%) Internet
3 5 (0.86%) HTTP
4 2 (0.34%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.17%) VPN
5 1 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) DSL
5 1 (0.17%) Firewall
5 1 (0.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.17%) RNC
5 1 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.17%) ATM
5 1 (0.17%) GSM
5 1 (0.17%) SDH
5 1 (0.17%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (4.31%) MySQL
4 22 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (2.59%) Star Schema
8 9 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.55%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.38%) Redis
9 8 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.03%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.86%) Riak
11 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (0.86%) EDRMS
12 4 (0.69%) OLAP
13 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (5.86%) Selenium
2 30 (5.17%) Visual Studio
3 28 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (4.66%) Cucumber
5 16 (2.76%) Maven
6 14 (2.41%) JIRA
7 13 (2.24%) SoapUI
7 13 (2.24%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.90%) Subversion
9 9 (1.55%) JBehave
9 9 (1.55%) WebDriver
10 8 (1.38%) MSTest
10 8 (1.38%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.03%) Behat
12 5 (0.86%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.86%) JUnit
13 4 (0.69%) NUnit
14 3 (0.52%) Axure RP
15 2 (0.34%) Grunt
15 2 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 121 (20.86%) Finance
2 22 (3.79%) Banking
3 15 (2.59%) Retail
4 13 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.21%) Legal
6 6 (1.03%) Advertising
7 5 (0.86%) Law
8 3 (0.52%) Back Office
8 3 (0.52%) Publishing
9 2 (0.34%) Marketing
9 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.34%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 275 (47.41%) Developer
2 107 (18.45%) Analyst
3 75 (12.93%) .NET Developer
4 61 (10.52%) Business Analyst
5 47 (8.10%) Tester
6 46 (7.93%) Project Manager
7 45 (7.76%) PHP Developer
8 42 (7.24%) Java Developer
9 35 (6.03%) Test Analyst
10 28 (4.83%) Web Developer
10 28 (4.83%) Agile Business Analyst
11 25 (4.31%) Architect
12 22 (3.79%) C# Developer
13 18 (3.10%) Senior Developer
14 17 (2.93%) PHP Web Developer
14 17 (2.93%) ScrumMaster
15 16 (2.76%) SQL Developer
16 15 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
16 15 (2.59%) Functional Tester
16 15 (2.59%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (24.66%) .NET
2 90 (15.52%) HTML
3 80 (13.79%) Web Services
4 77 (13.28%) ASP.NET
4 77 (13.28%) CSS
5 53 (9.14%) jQuery
6 50 (8.62%) XML
7 47 (8.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (7.76%) WCF
9 36 (6.21%) .NET Framework
10 33 (5.69%) Spring
11 24 (4.14%) WinForms
11 24 (4.14%) J2EE
11 24 (4.14%) HTML5
12 21 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 21 (3.62%) Ajax
13 20 (3.45%) Spring MVC
14 19 (3.28%) CSS3
15 18 (3.10%) Symfony
15 18 (3.10%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.79%) NHS
4 10 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.38%) N-Tier
5 8 (1.38%) User Experience
5 8 (1.38%) Open Source
6 7 (1.21%) iPhone
7 5 (0.86%) iPad
7 5 (0.86%) Digital Media
7 5 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.86%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.69%) Handset
8 4 (0.69%) Physics
9 3 (0.52%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.52%) Social Media
10 2 (0.34%) FMCG
10 2 (0.34%) Clustering
10 2 (0.34%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.45%) Windows
2 18 (3.10%) Linux
3 13 (2.24%) UNIX
4 11 (1.90%) Android
5 10 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.69%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (24.48%) Scrum
2 111 (19.14%) MVC
3 94 (16.21%) TDD
4 55 (9.48%) Software Engineering
5 54 (9.31%) BDD
6 51 (8.79%) OO
7 47 (8.10%) Project Management
7 47 (8.10%) User Stories
8 41 (7.07%) Waterfall
8 41 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 39 (6.72%) E-Commerce
9 39 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (6.38%) Web Development
11 36 (6.21%) Business Analysis
11 36 (6.21%) Automated Testing
12 32 (5.52%) Test Scripting
13 29 (5.00%) PRINCE2
14 27 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
15 25 (4.31%) Mentoring
15 25 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 161 (27.76%) C#
2 124 (21.38%) Java
3 116 (20.00%) SQL
4 109 (18.79%) JavaScript
5 88 (15.17%) PHP
6 29 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 26 (4.48%) Ruby
8 14 (2.41%) Python
9 13 (2.24%) VB
10 11 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.72%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.55%) C++
12 9 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.55%) VB6
13 6 (1.03%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.69%) PHP5
15 3 (0.52%) X++
15 3 (0.52%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.34%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 24 (4.14%) ISEB
2 14 (2.41%) Degree
3 8 (1.38%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.17%) MCITP
6 1 (0.17%) MCSE
6 1 (0.17%) CCNA
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.41%) QA
2 6 (1.03%) COBIT
3 4 (0.69%) AIFMD
4 3 (0.52%) FATCA
4 3 (0.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.17%) Xen
1 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.17%) XenServer
1 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.38%) Puppet
2 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.52%) Cobbler
3 3 (0.52%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 48 (8.28%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.76%) Oracle
3 35 (6.03%) Zend
4 15 (2.59%) hybris
5 8 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.21%) Adobe
6 7 (1.21%) Splunk
7 6 (1.03%) ATG
7 6 (1.03%) IBM
8 5 (0.86%) JBoss
8 5 (0.86%) Kofax
9 4 (0.69%) Twitter
10 3 (0.52%) VMware
10 3 (0.52%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.34%) Tableau
11 2 (0.34%) SAP
11 2 (0.34%) Remedy
11 2 (0.34%) Informatica
11 2 (0.34%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.17%) Apple
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