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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 18.29% 37.25% 11.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.39% 41.76% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £306 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +11.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.73%
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
67 91 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 81.71% 89.22% 68.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 29
Average daily rate £318 £315 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 12 (57.14%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 9 (42.86%) jQuery
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) J2EE
5 8 (38.10%) JUnit
5 8 (38.10%) JSF
5 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
5 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
6 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 6 (28.57%) OO
8 5 (23.81%) C#
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (19.05%) HTML5
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) Web Development
9 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
10 3 (14.29%) OOP
10 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (14.29%) TDD
10 3 (14.29%) Subversion
10 3 (14.29%) MVVM
10 3 (14.29%) CSS3
10 3 (14.29%) Jenkins

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JUnit
2 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Creative Web Designer
5 1 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
2 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 8 (38.10%) JSF
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) Spring
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) WCF
7 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 2 (9.52%) Silverlight
7 2 (9.52%) LINQ
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.76%) JSON
8 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
8 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) MVVM
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.76%) Android Development
6 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft