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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 188 140 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.82% 6.18% 8.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.46% 8.28% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 78 113
Average daily rate
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£330 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £443 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.73%
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
1797 1690 1983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.78% 74.58% 73.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 928 1063
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 77 52
Average hourly rate £15.39 £38.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.51% +120.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 +19 142 £350 +11.11% 57
South Yorkshire +12 22 £325 +3.17% 14
North Yorkshire -7 19 £285 -6.93% 17
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 103 (28.93%) C#
2 99 (27.81%) .NET
3 87 (24.44%) Scrum
4 85 (23.88%) SQL
5 77 (21.63%) JavaScript
6 73 (20.51%) HTML
6 73 (20.51%) CSS
6 73 (20.51%) MVC
7 71 (19.94%) Java
8 70 (19.66%) Finance
9 68 (19.10%) SQL Server
10 63 (17.70%) TDD
11 60 (16.85%) ASP.NET
12 49 (13.76%) Microsoft
13 47 (13.20%) Web Services
14 46 (12.92%) jQuery
15 43 (12.08%) OO
16 36 (10.11%) Software Engineering
17 35 (9.83%) Project Management
18 33 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 32 (8.99%) HTML5
20 31 (8.71%) Test Scripting
20 31 (8.71%) Web Development
20 31 (8.71%) QA
21 30 (8.43%) PHP
21 30 (8.43%) WCF
22 29 (8.15%) Visual Studio
23 28 (7.87%) .NET Framework
23 28 (7.87%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 21 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.81%) CMS
3 9 (2.53%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.25%) nginx
5 7 (1.97%) Apache Solr
5 7 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.40%) ColdFusion
7 4 (1.12%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.56%) IIS
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.28%) WordPress
9 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.40%) MS Project
4 4 (1.12%) MS Office
5 2 (0.56%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.28%) Niku Workbench
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 7 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Force.com
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.97%) Intranet
1 7 (1.97%) Internet
2 4 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.93%) MySQL
3 11 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.09%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.09%) Redis
4 10 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.25%) Riak
7 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.97%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.69%) EDRMS
9 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.12%) OLAP
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.56%) MS Access
11 2 (0.56%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 29 (8.15%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.62%) Selenium
2 20 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (5.62%) Cucumber
3 14 (3.93%) JIRA
4 11 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.53%) JUnit
6 8 (2.25%) Maven
6 8 (2.25%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.97%) MSTest
7 7 (1.97%) Subversion
8 4 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.56%) Hudson
9 2 (0.56%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.56%) JMeter
9 2 (0.56%) NUnit
9 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.28%) Ant
General
1 70 (19.66%) Finance
2 12 (3.37%) Banking
3 10 (2.81%) Retail
4 6 (1.69%) Law
5 3 (0.84%) Legal
5 3 (0.84%) Back Office
5 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.84%) Local Government
6 2 (0.56%) Private Banking
6 2 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (51.40%) Developer
2 55 (15.45%) Analyst
3 52 (14.61%) .NET Developer
4 31 (8.71%) Java Developer
4 31 (8.71%) Project Manager
5 30 (8.43%) Tester
6 27 (7.58%) Business Analyst
7 21 (5.90%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.34%) Web Developer
9 18 (5.06%) Test Analyst
10 17 (4.78%) Architect
11 16 (4.49%) Agile Project Manager
12 15 (4.21%) PHP Developer
13 12 (3.37%) ScrumMaster
14 11 (3.09%) Software Developer
15 10 (2.81%) Agile Coach
16 9 (2.53%) VB6 Developer
16 9 (2.53%) VB Developer
17 8 (2.25%) Technical Architect
17 8 (2.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (27.81%) .NET
2 73 (20.51%) HTML
2 73 (20.51%) CSS
3 60 (16.85%) ASP.NET
4 47 (13.20%) Web Services
5 46 (12.92%) jQuery
6 33 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (8.99%) HTML5
8 30 (8.43%) WCF
9 28 (7.87%) .NET Framework
10 25 (7.02%) CSS3
11 22 (6.18%) Spring
11 22 (6.18%) J2EE
12 19 (5.34%) WinForms
13 17 (4.78%) Spring MVC
14 16 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 16 (4.49%) Hibernate
15 15 (4.21%) XML
16 13 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (2.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.21%) NHS
2 12 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.25%) Open Source
4 7 (1.97%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.69%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.40%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.84%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.56%) W3C
9 2 (0.56%) iPhone
10 1 (0.28%) Social Media
10 1 (0.28%) iPad
10 1 (0.28%) Wiki
10 1 (0.28%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.28%) PMI
10 1 (0.28%) Equities
10 1 (0.28%) Tandem
10 1 (0.28%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.78%) Windows
2 8 (2.25%) Linux
2 8 (2.25%) UNIX
3 6 (1.69%) Android
4 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.12%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (24.44%) Scrum
2 73 (20.51%) MVC
3 63 (17.70%) TDD
4 43 (12.08%) OO
5 36 (10.11%) Software Engineering
6 35 (9.83%) Project Management
7 33 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (8.71%) Web Development
8 31 (8.71%) Test Scripting
9 28 (7.87%) BDD
10 27 (7.58%) Unit Testing
10 27 (7.58%) Automated Testing
11 25 (7.02%) User Stories
12 22 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (5.34%) OOP
15 18 (5.06%) Waterfall
15 18 (5.06%) Test Automation
16 17 (4.78%) Business Analysis
17 14 (3.93%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 103 (28.93%) C#
2 85 (23.88%) SQL
3 77 (21.63%) JavaScript
4 71 (19.94%) Java
5 30 (8.43%) PHP
6 22 (6.18%) VB.NET
7 15 (4.21%) Python
8 13 (3.65%) VB
9 12 (3.37%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.81%) Ruby
11 9 (2.53%) VB6
12 8 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.97%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.69%) C++
15 5 (1.40%) PHP5
16 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.56%) Erlang
18 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
18 1 (0.28%) XAML
18 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (3.37%) ISEB
2 7 (1.97%) Degree
3 6 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.28%) PMP
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.71%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) COBIT
3 2 (0.56%) FATCA
3 2 (0.56%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (1.97%) Puppet
2 5 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.46%) Oracle
3 10 (2.81%) Splunk
4 9 (2.53%) Zend
5 7 (1.97%) hybris
6 6 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.69%) Kofax
6 6 (1.69%) Adobe
6 6 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.12%) Twitter
8 3 (0.84%) HP
9 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.28%) Google
10 1 (0.28%) Niku
10 1 (0.28%) Apple
10 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.28%) Cognos
10 1 (0.28%) IBM
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £340 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £275 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: negoitable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified -Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago