The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the York 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 36 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 28.57% 18.32% 13.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.11% 23.76% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 5
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£340 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £378 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
- -6.54%
Agile Software Development
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 101 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 76.98% 77.10% 64.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 76 22
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £12.21 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+211.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in York

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the York region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in York

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in York

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the York region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in York

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the York region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in York

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.74%) HTML
3 19 (35.85%) C#
3 19 (35.85%) .NET
3 19 (35.85%) CSS
4 18 (33.96%) MVC
4 18 (33.96%) TDD
5 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
6 15 (28.30%) jQuery
7 14 (26.42%) Scrum
7 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (24.53%) SQL
9 11 (20.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (20.75%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (16.98%) HTML5
10 9 (16.98%) CSS3
10 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.98%) JSON
10 9 (16.98%) Web Development
11 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
11 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (15.09%) Finance
11 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
11 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
11 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
11 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (13.21%) SaaS
12 7 (13.21%) RESTful
12 7 (13.21%) Maximo
12 7 (13.21%) LINQ

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 5 (9.43%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.32%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) Toad
5 1 (1.89%) NUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.89%) Moq
5 1 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Business Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Maximo Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) UI Designer
7 3 (5.66%) UI Developer
7 3 (5.66%) UX Designer
7 3 (5.66%) Designer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Umbraco Developer
7 3 (5.66%) UI Programmer
8 2 (3.77%) Photoshop Designer
8 2 (3.77%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) HTML
2 19 (35.85%) .NET
2 19 (35.85%) CSS
3 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
4 15 (28.30%) jQuery
5 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (20.75%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (16.98%) CSS3
7 9 (16.98%) HTML5
7 9 (16.98%) JSON
8 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
8 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
8 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (13.21%) LINQ
9 7 (13.21%) RESTful
10 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (7.55%) Ajax
11 2 (3.77%) Flash
11 2 (3.77%) REST
11 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) W3C
3 3 (5.66%) RIA
4 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.77%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Psychology
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Android
1 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) MVC
1 18 (33.96%) TDD
2 14 (26.42%) Scrum
3 9 (16.98%) Web Development
4 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Project Management
5 6 (11.32%) UML
5 6 (11.32%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) Mobile Development
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.66%) Logistic Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
2 19 (35.85%) C#
3 13 (24.53%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
6 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) MCAD
1 5 (9.43%) MCSD
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) ISEB
4 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Google
2 2 (3.77%) Facebook
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Business Objects