The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 511 341 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.53% 14.85% 11.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.46% 19.91% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 210 150
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%
Agile Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2007 1713 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.69% 74.58% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1032 856
Average daily rate £375 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.31 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
West Yorkshire +4 420 £375 +15.38% 107
North Yorkshire -1 38 £350 +7.69% 42
South Yorkshire -1 36 £325 +8.33% 20
East Yorkshire - 3 £275 - 1
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 192 (23.13%) C#
2 177 (21.33%) .NET
3 174 (20.96%) JavaScript
4 170 (20.48%) Java
5 162 (19.52%) Scrum
6 160 (19.28%) SQL
6 160 (19.28%) HTML
7 145 (17.47%) Project Management
8 143 (17.23%) Finance
9 138 (16.63%) CSS
10 128 (15.42%) TDD
11 126 (15.18%) MVC
11 126 (15.18%) SQL Server
12 111 (13.37%) ASP.NET
13 110 (13.25%) Web Services
14 99 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
15 95 (11.45%) jQuery
16 87 (10.48%) Waterfall
17 81 (9.76%) Software Engineering
18 80 (9.64%) PRINCE2
19 78 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 76 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
21 75 (9.04%) Linux
22 73 (8.80%) Web Development
23 69 (8.31%) Oracle
23 69 (8.31%) Ruby
24 62 (7.47%) User Stories
25 61 (7.35%) Mentoring
26 60 (7.23%) BDD
26 60 (7.23%) .NET Framework

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 29 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.01%) Apache
3 24 (2.89%) CMS
4 19 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.05%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.93%) IIS
7 15 (1.81%) Apache Solr
8 12 (1.45%) Node.js
9 8 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
9 8 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.84%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.72%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
13 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.48%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.48%) JBoss
13 4 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.81%) MS Office
3 14 (1.69%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.48%) MS Project
8 2 (0.24%) Niku Workbench
8 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.33%) Maximo
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.12%) PaaS
2 1 (0.12%) Heroku
2 1 (0.12%) Route 53
2 1 (0.12%) IaaS
2 1 (0.12%) Trello
2 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.25%) HTTP
2 10 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.96%) SSL
3 8 (0.96%) LAN
3 8 (0.96%) WAN
4 7 (0.84%) Intranet
5 6 (0.72%) Internet
5 6 (0.72%) Firewall
5 6 (0.72%) GPRS
6 5 (0.60%) GSM
6 5 (0.60%) SDH
6 5 (0.60%) UMTS
6 5 (0.60%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.60%) SAN
6 5 (0.60%) RNC
6 5 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (0.60%) ATM
7 3 (0.36%) DNS
8 2 (0.24%) FTP
8 2 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.42%) MongoDB
3 39 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (3.13%) MySQL
7 25 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 23 (2.77%) NoSQL
9 18 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.93%) Riak
12 14 (1.69%) CouchDB
13 13 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (1.57%) Neo4j
13 13 (1.57%) Hypertable
14 8 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.96%) Redis
15 7 (0.84%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 43 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (4.10%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.98%) Subversion
4 30 (3.61%) Cucumber
5 27 (3.25%) JUnit
6 26 (3.13%) Selenium
7 24 (2.89%) Visual Studio
8 20 (2.41%) JIRA
9 19 (2.29%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.57%) Fiddler
11 11 (1.33%) Maven
12 10 (1.20%) MSTest
13 6 (0.72%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.72%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
13 6 (0.72%) JMeter
13 6 (0.72%) NUnit
14 5 (0.60%) QUnit
14 5 (0.60%) Hudson
15 4 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 143 (17.23%) Finance
2 26 (3.13%) Banking
3 23 (2.77%) Retail
4 18 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.69%) Law
6 8 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.60%) Advertising
7 5 (0.60%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.48%) Local Government
8 4 (0.48%) Publishing
8 4 (0.48%) Back Office
9 3 (0.36%) Games
9 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.36%) Legal
9 3 (0.36%) Marketing
10 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Electronics
11 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 318 (38.31%) Developer
2 127 (15.30%) Analyst
3 102 (12.29%) .NET Developer
4 90 (10.84%) Project Manager
5 74 (8.92%) Java Developer
6 73 (8.80%) Business Analyst
7 53 (6.39%) Architect
8 37 (4.46%) Test Analyst
9 32 (3.86%) Senior Developer
9 32 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
10 31 (3.73%) C# Developer
11 27 (3.25%) Tester
11 27 (3.25%) Designer
12 26 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
12 26 (3.13%) Agile Coach
13 25 (3.01%) SQL Developer
14 22 (2.65%) Web Developer
15 21 (2.53%) Programme Manager
15 21 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
16 20 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (21.33%) .NET
2 160 (19.28%) HTML
3 138 (16.63%) CSS
4 111 (13.37%) ASP.NET
5 110 (13.25%) Web Services
6 95 (11.45%) jQuery
7 78 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 60 (7.23%) .NET Framework
9 58 (6.99%) XML
10 49 (5.90%) Hibernate
11 46 (5.54%) J2EE
12 45 (5.42%) REST
13 38 (4.58%) CSS3
13 38 (4.58%) WCF
13 38 (4.58%) Ajax
14 37 (4.46%) HTML5
15 34 (4.10%) Spring
16 32 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 32 (3.86%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (2.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (6.27%) Open Source
3 46 (5.54%) User Experience
4 34 (4.10%) NHS
5 15 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 7 (0.84%) Clustering
9 6 (0.72%) PKI
9 6 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.60%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.60%) Smartcard
10 5 (0.60%) Social Media
11 4 (0.48%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.48%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.48%) Statistics
12 3 (0.36%) Replication
12 3 (0.36%) PMI
12 3 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.04%) Linux
2 40 (4.82%) UNIX
3 20 (2.41%) Windows
4 18 (2.17%) Android
5 16 (1.93%) Mac OS X
6 8 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.60%) CentOS
8 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.24%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (19.52%) Scrum
2 145 (17.47%) Project Management
3 128 (15.42%) TDD
4 126 (15.18%) MVC
5 99 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 87 (10.48%) Waterfall
7 81 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 80 (9.64%) PRINCE2
9 76 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (8.80%) Web Development
11 62 (7.47%) User Stories
12 61 (7.35%) Mentoring
13 60 (7.23%) BDD
14 49 (5.90%) DevOps
15 48 (5.78%) Automated Testing
16 47 (5.66%) Configuration Management
17 45 (5.42%) Unit Testing
18 39 (4.70%) E-Commerce
19 38 (4.58%) Business Analysis
19 38 (4.58%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (23.13%) C#
2 174 (20.96%) JavaScript
3 170 (20.48%) Java
4 160 (19.28%) SQL
5 69 (8.31%) Ruby
6 57 (6.87%) Python
6 57 (6.87%) PHP
7 29 (3.49%) Bash Shell
8 24 (2.89%) C
9 19 (2.29%) T-SQL
10 17 (2.05%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.57%) C++
12 11 (1.33%) VB
12 11 (1.33%) Scala
13 6 (0.72%) PowerShell
13 6 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.60%) VBA
15 3 (0.36%) SPARQL
15 3 (0.36%) XAML
15 3 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (3.25%) ISEB
2 25 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.77%) Degree
4 16 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) MCTS
10 2 (0.24%) MCITP
10 2 (0.24%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.34%) QA
2 7 (0.84%) SLA
3 6 (0.72%) COBIT
4 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.24%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.36%) Firmware
2 3 (0.36%) Xen
3 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.24%) SRDF
3 2 (0.24%) NFS
3 2 (0.24%) KVM
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) UAG
4 1 (0.12%) XenServer
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (4.46%) Puppet
1 37 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (2.17%) Graphite
3 14 (1.69%) Cobbler
3 14 (1.69%) Tivoli
4 13 (1.57%) Nagios
4 13 (1.57%) CFEngine
4 13 (1.57%) Ansible
5 6 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.72%) OpenIDM
6 3 (0.36%) Salt
6 3 (0.36%) SCCM
6 3 (0.36%) SCOM
7 2 (0.24%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.24%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 69 (8.31%) Oracle
2 55 (6.63%) Microsoft
3 18 (2.17%) Splunk
4 15 (1.81%) hybris
5 13 (1.57%) SaltStack
6 10 (1.20%) Cisco
6 10 (1.20%) IBM
7 8 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 8 (0.96%) Adobe
7 8 (0.96%) SAP
7 8 (0.96%) VMware
7 8 (0.96%) Zend
8 7 (0.84%) CheckPoint
8 7 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.84%) ATG
9 6 (0.72%) HP
9 6 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (0.60%) Ericsson
10 5 (0.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 4 (0.48%) Twitter
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £390 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £420 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £475 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 10 days ago