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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 394 576 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.04% 26.58% 20.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.10% 31.25% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 370 254
Median daily rate £420 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.02% +24.28%
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
1267 1843 1431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 85.05% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1224 927
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.47 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £45.50 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -1 349 £425 +2.71% 150
Bradford +8 11 £413 -8.33% 5
Halifax +11 9 £334 +5.87% 9
Huddersfield +6 2 £325 +18.18% 4
Bingley - 1 - -
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 344 (34.47%) Java
2 323 (32.36%) Scrum
3 259 (25.95%) JavaScript
4 238 (23.85%) TDD
5 226 (22.65%) HTML
6 192 (19.24%) CSS
7 164 (16.43%) User Experience
8 130 (13.03%) HTML5
9 129 (12.93%) Spring
10 128 (12.83%) Scala
11 127 (12.73%) Jenkins
11 127 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
12 124 (12.42%) RESTful
13 122 (12.22%) Linux
14 119 (11.92%) Kanban
15 118 (11.82%) BDD
16 117 (11.72%) Git (software)
17 116 (11.62%) Finance
18 112 (11.22%) SQL
18 112 (11.22%) Open Source
19 107 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
20 97 (9.72%) AngularJS
21 96 (9.62%) MongoDB
22 95 (9.52%) CSS3
23 93 (9.32%) Front End Development
24 91 (9.12%) Node.js
25 89 (8.92%) User Stories
25 89 (8.92%) JIRA
26 88 (8.82%) Selenium
26 88 (8.82%) C#

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 56 (5.61%) Confluence
2 29 (2.91%) CMS
3 24 (2.40%) Cloud Foundry
4 21 (2.10%) Apache
5 18 (1.80%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.30%) nginx
7 12 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.10%) Apache Spark
9 9 (0.90%) Apache Solr
9 9 (0.90%) Mule ESB
9 9 (0.90%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.80%) Drupal
10 8 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.80%) Mule
11 7 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (0.70%) WordPress
12 6 (0.60%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.70%) MS Project
3 13 (1.30%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.10%) MS Office
5 9 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.10%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.20%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.10%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.10%) Primavera
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.01%) GitHub
3 28 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (2.81%) PaaS
4 11 (1.10%) IaaS
5 7 (0.70%) Office 365
5 7 (0.70%) SaaS
6 6 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.50%) CloudBees
8 4 (0.40%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.20%) Google Play
10 2 (0.20%) iTunes
11 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.10%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.01%) HTTP
2 20 (2.00%) Internet
3 13 (1.30%) Firewall
4 11 (1.10%) DNS
5 6 (0.60%) LDAP
6 5 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.40%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.20%) MPLS
8 2 (0.20%) Network Security
8 2 (0.20%) VLAN
9 1 (0.10%) BGP
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.10%) LAN
9 1 (0.10%) SMTP
9 1 (0.10%) SSH
9 1 (0.10%) VPLS
9 1 (0.10%) WAN
9 1 (0.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (9.62%) MongoDB
2 69 (6.91%) SQL Server
3 61 (6.11%) Relational Database
4 49 (4.91%) NoSQL
5 46 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (3.11%) Oracle ODI
8 28 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (2.61%) MySQL
10 21 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (1.60%) Hadoop
11 16 (1.60%) Redis
12 10 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (0.80%) MS Access
15 7 (0.70%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (0.60%) DB2
17 5 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 127 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 117 (11.72%) Git (software)
3 89 (8.92%) JIRA
4 88 (8.82%) Selenium
5 66 (6.61%) JUnit
6 54 (5.41%) Cucumber
7 41 (4.11%) WebDriver
8 39 (3.91%) Maven
9 38 (3.81%) Subversion
10 25 (2.51%) Jasmine
11 22 (2.20%) Visual Studio
12 21 (2.10%) JMeter
13 20 (2.00%) SoapUI
14 19 (1.90%) Grunt
15 13 (1.30%) gulp
16 12 (1.20%) Mercurial
17 10 (1.00%) RSpec
18 9 (0.90%) IntelliJ
19 8 (0.80%) Hudson
19 8 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 116 (11.62%) Finance
2 37 (3.71%) Banking
3 32 (3.21%) Retail
4 23 (2.30%) Games
4 23 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.20%) Legal
5 22 (2.20%) Publishing
6 15 (1.50%) Retail Banking
7 9 (0.90%) Back Office
8 8 (0.80%) Advertising
8 8 (0.80%) Law
9 4 (0.40%) Billing
9 4 (0.40%) Marketing
10 2 (0.20%) iGaming
11 1 (0.10%) Automotive
11 1 (0.10%) International Banking
11 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 461 (46.19%) Developer
2 164 (16.43%) Java Developer
3 142 (14.23%) Analyst
4 93 (9.32%) Business Analyst
5 71 (7.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 68 (6.81%) Architect
7 56 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
7 56 (5.61%) Scala Developer
8 55 (5.51%) Designer
9 46 (4.61%) Project Manager
10 45 (4.51%) .NET Developer
11 39 (3.91%) Scrum Master
12 38 (3.81%) Java Scala Developer
12 38 (3.81%) Tester
13 37 (3.71%) Agile Developer
14 35 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
14 35 (3.51%) Senior Developer
15 32 (3.21%) DevOps Engineer
16 31 (3.11%) User Researcher
17 29 (2.91%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (22.65%) HTML
2 192 (19.24%) CSS
3 130 (13.03%) HTML5
4 129 (12.93%) Spring
5 124 (12.42%) RESTful
6 97 (9.72%) AngularJS
7 95 (9.52%) CSS3
8 91 (9.12%) Node.js
9 78 (7.82%) .NET
10 70 (7.01%) JSON
11 69 (6.91%) REST
12 56 (5.61%) Hibernate
13 45 (4.51%) Web Services
13 45 (4.51%) XML
14 44 (4.41%) React
15 41 (4.11%) Play Framework
16 40 (4.01%) jQuery
17 39 (3.91%) ASP.NET
18 38 (3.81%) Django
19 35 (3.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 164 (16.43%) User Experience
2 107 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (3.71%) Mobile App
4 24 (2.40%) Social Media
5 23 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (2.30%) Psychology
6 15 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.10%) Mainframe
8 10 (1.00%) NHS
8 10 (1.00%) Tandem
9 9 (0.90%) Algorithms
10 8 (0.80%) CESG
10 8 (0.80%) Data Centre
11 7 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.70%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.60%) iPhone
13 5 (0.50%) iPad
13 5 (0.50%) Statistics
13 5 (0.50%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 122 (12.22%) Linux
2 35 (3.51%) Unix
3 31 (3.11%) Windows
4 24 (2.40%) Android
5 23 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.90%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.50%) CentOS
9 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.10%) AIX
12 1 (0.10%) HPUX
12 1 (0.10%) Solaris
12 1 (0.10%) VMS
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (32.36%) Scrum
2 238 (23.85%) TDD
3 127 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
4 119 (11.92%) Kanban
5 118 (11.82%) BDD
6 112 (11.22%) Open Source
7 93 (9.32%) Front End Development
8 89 (8.92%) User Stories
9 85 (8.52%) DevOps
10 80 (8.02%) Microservices
11 76 (7.62%) Project Management
12 70 (7.01%) MVC
12 70 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 69 (6.91%) OO
13 69 (6.91%) Software Engineering
14 64 (6.41%) Waterfall
15 63 (6.31%) SDLC
16 56 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
17 54 (5.41%) Automated Testing
18 52 (5.21%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 344 (34.47%) Java
2 259 (25.95%) JavaScript
3 128 (12.83%) Scala
4 112 (11.22%) SQL
5 88 (8.82%) C#
6 84 (8.42%) Ruby
7 74 (7.41%) Python
8 40 (4.01%) PHP
9 32 (3.21%) T-SQL
10 27 (2.71%) Groovy
11 18 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 14 (1.40%) C
13 13 (1.30%) Clojure
13 13 (1.30%) Objective-C
14 11 (1.10%) Apple Swift
15 9 (0.90%) C++
15 9 (0.90%) ES6
15 9 (0.90%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.90%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (4.71%) Degree
2 29 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.40%) ISEB
4 20 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.80%) CISSP
7 6 (0.60%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (0.60%) CRISC
8 4 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.20%) CBAP
10 2 (0.20%) CLAS
10 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.10%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.11%) QA
2 18 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.50%) WCAG
4 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.20%) FATCA
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) SDET
6 1 (0.10%) HL7
6 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (2.00%) Docker
2 15 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.50%) NFS
4 5 (0.50%) Squid
4 5 (0.50%) Varnish
5 3 (0.30%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.30%) vSphere
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.20%) XenServer
7 1 (0.10%) HDFS
7 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 59 (5.91%) Puppet
2 42 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.90%) Ansible
4 11 (1.10%) Nagios
5 8 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
6 7 (0.70%) Grafana
6 7 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 6 (0.60%) Graphite
7 6 (0.60%) Terraform
8 5 (0.50%) Graylog
8 5 (0.50%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.50%) Icinga
8 5 (0.50%) StatsD
8 5 (0.50%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.30%) logstash
11 2 (0.20%) CA Service Virtualization
11 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.20%) OMEGAMON
11 2 (0.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 75 (7.52%) Oracle
2 42 (4.21%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.21%) Netezza
4 30 (3.01%) Google
4 30 (3.01%) MuleSoft
5 25 (2.51%) Splunk
6 24 (2.40%) Red Hat
7 20 (2.00%) New Relic
8 17 (1.70%) VMware
9 15 (1.50%) AppDynamics
10 10 (1.00%) Adobe
10 10 (1.00%) Tableau
11 8 (0.80%) F5
12 7 (0.70%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.60%) IBM
13 6 (0.60%) Palo Alto
14 4 (0.40%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.40%) CA
14 4 (0.40%) HP
14 4 (0.40%) Zend
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