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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 601 552 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.09% 24.18% 13.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.06% 29.08% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 366 140
Median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +7.68%
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
1579 1898 1277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.30% 83.14% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 1306 790
Median daily rate £420 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £516 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.66 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 0 490 £420 +5.00% 141
Bradford +16 53 £420 +20.00% 9
Halifax - 23 £425 - 7
Huddersfield +5 2 £325 +8.33% 3
Wakefield -7 1 £275 -8.33%
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 432 (34.59%) Java
2 380 (30.42%) Scrum
3 357 (28.58%) TDD
4 320 (25.62%) JavaScript
5 267 (21.38%) HTML
6 220 (17.61%) CSS
7 190 (15.21%) Spring
8 186 (14.89%) User Experience
9 180 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
10 178 (14.25%) Jenkins
11 173 (13.85%) Linux
12 161 (12.89%) Git (software)
13 159 (12.73%) RESTful
14 158 (12.65%) HTML5
14 158 (12.65%) BDD
15 152 (12.17%) Open Source
16 146 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
17 139 (11.13%) DevOps
18 135 (10.81%) Node.js
19 130 (10.41%) Finance
20 125 (10.01%) Scala
21 119 (9.53%) Kanban
22 114 (9.13%) CSS3
22 114 (9.13%) Puppet
22 114 (9.13%) AngularJS
23 108 (8.65%) MongoDB
23 108 (8.65%) JIRA
24 107 (8.57%) Microservices
25 104 (8.33%) OO
25 104 (8.33%) SQL

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 65 (5.20%) Confluence
2 26 (2.08%) CMS
3 23 (1.84%) Tomcat
4 20 (1.60%) Apache
5 17 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 17 (1.36%) nginx
6 15 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (0.96%) Apache Spark
8 10 (0.80%) Apache Solr
8 10 (0.80%) Drupal
8 10 (0.80%) Jetty
8 10 (0.80%) OpenStack
8 10 (0.80%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.56%) GlassFish
10 7 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.56%) WordPress
11 6 (0.48%) IIS
11 6 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 40 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.28%) MS Project
3 15 (1.20%) Photoshop
4 13 (1.04%) MS Office
4 13 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.24%) InVision
9 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.080%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.080%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (0.72%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.24%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.16%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.16%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.080%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.080%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.36%) PaaS
2 40 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (3.20%) GitHub
3 33 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (2.32%) SaaS
5 23 (1.84%) IaaS
6 13 (1.04%) Office 365
7 6 (0.48%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.32%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.24%) Slack
10 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.080%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.080%) G Suite
11 1 (0.080%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.080%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.68%) HTTP
2 22 (1.76%) Internet
3 12 (0.96%) DNS
4 11 (0.88%) Firewall
5 7 (0.56%) Network Security
6 6 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (0.48%) LDAP
7 3 (0.24%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.16%) Intranet
8 2 (0.16%) MPLS
8 2 (0.16%) VLAN
8 2 (0.16%) VoIP
9 1 (0.080%) BGP
9 1 (0.080%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.080%) OpenFlow
9 1 (0.080%) VPLS
9 1 (0.080%) WAN
9 1 (0.080%) Wireless
9 1 (0.080%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (8.65%) MongoDB
2 92 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 76 (6.08%) Relational Database
4 63 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 46 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 31 (2.48%) Oracle ODI
9 29 (2.32%) MySQL
10 18 (1.44%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.36%) Redis
11 17 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (0.96%) CouchDB
13 11 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (0.80%) DB2
15 9 (0.72%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.64%) MS Access
16 8 (0.64%) Oracle Database
17 7 (0.56%) Big Data
17 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 178 (14.25%) Jenkins
2 161 (12.89%) Git (software)
3 108 (8.65%) JIRA
4 91 (7.29%) Selenium
5 74 (5.92%) JUnit
6 66 (5.28%) Cucumber
6 66 (5.28%) Maven
7 46 (3.68%) Subversion
8 40 (3.20%) WebDriver
9 22 (1.76%) Mercurial
10 20 (1.60%) Jasmine
10 20 (1.60%) SoapUI
11 18 (1.44%) Grunt
12 16 (1.28%) Visual Studio
13 15 (1.20%) gulp
13 15 (1.20%) JMeter
14 12 (0.96%) Mockito
15 10 (0.80%) IntelliJ
15 10 (0.80%) Xcode
16 9 (0.72%) RSpec
General
1 130 (10.41%) Finance
2 50 (4.00%) Games
3 43 (3.44%) Retail
4 32 (2.56%) Banking
5 20 (1.60%) Legal
5 20 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.52%) Publishing
7 10 (0.80%) Retail Banking
8 7 (0.56%) Back Office
9 6 (0.48%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.40%) Billing
10 5 (0.40%) iGaming
11 4 (0.32%) Marketing
12 2 (0.16%) Advertising
12 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.080%) Automotive
13 1 (0.080%) International Banking
13 1 (0.080%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.080%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 586 (46.92%) Developer
2 236 (18.90%) Java Developer
3 174 (13.93%) Analyst
4 105 (8.41%) Business Analyst
5 74 (5.92%) Senior Developer
6 72 (5.76%) Agile Developer
6 72 (5.76%) Architect
6 72 (5.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 66 (5.28%) JavaScript Developer
8 59 (4.72%) Designer
9 57 (4.56%) Scala Developer
10 54 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
11 51 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
12 50 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
12 50 (4.00%) Scrum Master
13 45 (3.60%) .NET Developer
14 43 (3.44%) Agile Business Analyst
15 42 (3.36%) Java Scala Developer
15 42 (3.36%) Project Manager
16 39 (3.12%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (21.38%) HTML
2 220 (17.61%) CSS
3 190 (15.21%) Spring
4 159 (12.73%) RESTful
5 158 (12.65%) HTML5
6 135 (10.81%) Node.js
7 114 (9.13%) AngularJS
7 114 (9.13%) CSS3
8 96 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 88 (7.05%) .NET
10 87 (6.97%) React
11 77 (6.16%) JSON
12 73 (5.84%) Web Services
13 71 (5.68%) REST
14 69 (5.52%) jQuery
15 51 (4.08%) XML
16 50 (4.00%) ASP.NET
17 45 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
18 42 (3.36%) Play Framework
19 36 (2.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 186 (14.89%) User Experience
2 146 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 32 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (2.24%) Social Media
6 26 (2.08%) Psychology
7 18 (1.44%) iPhone
8 17 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.28%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.12%) iPad
11 13 (1.04%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.80%) Animation
12 10 (0.80%) CESG
13 9 (0.72%) Computer Science
13 9 (0.72%) Cryptography
14 8 (0.64%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.56%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.56%) NHS
16 6 (0.48%) Tandem
16 6 (0.48%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 173 (13.85%) Linux
2 41 (3.28%) Apple iOS
2 41 (3.28%) Unix
3 38 (3.04%) Windows
4 35 (2.80%) Android
5 25 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.12%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.56%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.48%) CentOS
9 5 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.080%) AIX
12 1 (0.080%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.080%) HPUX
12 1 (0.080%) Solaris
12 1 (0.080%) VMS
12 1 (0.080%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.080%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.080%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (30.42%) Scrum
2 357 (28.58%) TDD
3 180 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
4 158 (12.65%) BDD
5 152 (12.17%) Open Source
6 139 (11.13%) DevOps
7 119 (9.53%) Kanban
8 107 (8.57%) Microservices
9 104 (8.33%) Front End Development
9 104 (8.33%) OO
10 94 (7.53%) User Stories
11 92 (7.37%) Software Engineering
12 86 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 81 (6.49%) Waterfall
14 80 (6.41%) MVC
15 76 (6.08%) Mentoring
16 74 (5.92%) Project Management
17 69 (5.52%) Pair Programming
18 63 (5.04%) Automated Testing
18 63 (5.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 432 (34.59%) Java
2 320 (25.62%) JavaScript
3 125 (10.01%) Scala
4 104 (8.33%) SQL
5 100 (8.01%) C#
5 100 (8.01%) Ruby
6 93 (7.45%) Python
7 53 (4.24%) PHP
8 36 (2.88%) Groovy
9 28 (2.24%) T-SQL
10 21 (1.68%) Objective-C
11 20 (1.60%) Clojure
12 18 (1.44%) ES6
13 17 (1.36%) Bash Shell
13 17 (1.36%) C
13 17 (1.36%) C++
14 15 (1.20%) PowerShell
15 12 (0.96%) Apple Swift
16 11 (0.88%) ECMAScript
17 9 (0.72%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 48 (3.84%) Degree
2 43 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.92%) ISEB
4 23 (1.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (0.96%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.80%) CISSP
8 7 (0.56%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (0.56%) CRISC
9 5 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.24%) CLAS
10 3 (0.24%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.16%) CBAP
11 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.16%) PMP
12 1 (0.080%) CITP
12 1 (0.080%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.60%) QA
2 26 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.32%) WCAG
4 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.080%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.080%) SDET
6 1 (0.080%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (2.64%) Docker
2 22 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.48%) NFS
4 6 (0.48%) Squid
4 6 (0.48%) Varnish
5 5 (0.40%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.080%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.080%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 114 (9.13%) Puppet
2 66 (5.28%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.68%) Ansible
4 10 (0.80%) Graphite
4 10 (0.80%) logstash
5 9 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.72%) Nagios
6 8 (0.64%) Grafana
6 8 (0.64%) Icinga
6 8 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
6 8 (0.64%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.56%) Piwik
7 7 (0.56%) Terraform
8 6 (0.48%) Graylog
8 6 (0.48%) HAProxy
8 6 (0.48%) StatsD
9 5 (0.40%) Opsview
9 5 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 3 (0.24%) Bareos
10 3 (0.24%) yum
Vendors
1 98 (7.85%) Oracle
2 40 (3.20%) Microsoft
3 32 (2.56%) Netezza
4 31 (2.48%) Red Hat
5 29 (2.32%) Google
6 27 (2.16%) VMware
7 19 (1.52%) MuleSoft
7 19 (1.52%) Splunk
8 16 (1.28%) New Relic
9 14 (1.12%) Adobe
10 12 (0.96%) Apple
10 12 (0.96%) F5
11 11 (0.88%) AppDynamics
11 11 (0.88%) SAP
12 9 (0.72%) HP
13 8 (0.64%) Atlassian
13 8 (0.64%) Cisco
14 7 (0.56%) Palo Alto
14 7 (0.56%) Sitecore
15 6 (0.48%) Xamarin
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