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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 515 371 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.14% 16.42% 10.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.22% 22.11% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 245 135
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
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 £37.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.47% +2.85%
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
1892 1678 1573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.67% 74.25% 71.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 990 782
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 34 67
Average hourly rate £15.73 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +3 418 £375 +15.38% 197
South Yorkshire 0 50 £300 -4.00% 25
North Yorkshire -1 35 £375 +25.00% 34
East Yorkshire - - - - 3
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 205 (22.60%) C#
2 200 (22.05%) .NET
3 196 (21.61%) JavaScript
4 184 (20.29%) HTML
5 182 (20.07%) SQL
6 181 (19.96%) Java
7 173 (19.07%) Scrum
8 165 (18.19%) Finance
9 153 (16.87%) Project Management
10 151 (16.65%) MVC
10 151 (16.65%) CSS
11 144 (15.88%) TDD
12 141 (15.55%) SQL Server
13 137 (15.10%) ASP.NET
14 125 (13.78%) Web Services
15 109 (12.02%) jQuery
16 106 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
17 93 (10.25%) PRINCE2
18 90 (9.92%) Waterfall
19 87 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
20 86 (9.48%) Linux
21 85 (9.37%) Software Engineering
21 85 (9.37%) ASP.NET MVC
22 82 (9.04%) .NET Framework
23 81 (8.93%) Web Development
24 78 (8.60%) Ruby
25 75 (8.27%) Microsoft
26 74 (8.16%) Oracle
27 70 (7.72%) User Stories
28 67 (7.39%) XML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 32 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.09%) Apache
2 28 (3.09%) CMS
3 18 (1.98%) IIS
4 16 (1.76%) Tomcat
4 16 (1.76%) WebSphere
4 16 (1.76%) Apache Solr
5 13 (1.43%) Node.js
6 9 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.77%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.77%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.77%) JBoss
8 7 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
9 6 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.22%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.54%) MS Office
2 14 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.55%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.22%) Niku Workbench
6 2 (0.22%) MS Project
7 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 26 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.65%) Maximo
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.88%) SaaS
3 4 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.11%) GitHub
5 1 (0.11%) Route 53
5 1 (0.11%) Heroku
5 1 (0.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.42%) HTTP
2 10 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.99%) SSL
4 8 (0.88%) Intranet
4 8 (0.88%) WAN
4 8 (0.88%) LAN
5 7 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (0.77%) RNC
5 7 (0.77%) SDH
5 7 (0.77%) UMTS
5 7 (0.77%) Ethernet
5 7 (0.77%) ATM
5 7 (0.77%) GSM
6 6 (0.66%) Firewall
6 6 (0.66%) GPRS
6 6 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (0.55%) SAN
8 4 (0.44%) Internet
9 3 (0.33%) DNS
10 2 (0.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (15.55%) SQL Server
2 55 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 39 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (3.97%) Relational Database
6 32 (3.53%) MySQL
7 31 (3.42%) NoSQL
8 28 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (1.98%) Riak
10 18 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.76%) CouchDB
13 15 (1.65%) Hypertable
14 14 (1.54%) Neo4j
15 12 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (0.88%) Oracle Database
18 7 (0.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (4.52%) Subversion
3 37 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 36 (3.97%) Selenium
5 28 (3.09%) JUnit
6 27 (2.98%) Cucumber
7 26 (2.87%) Visual Studio
8 22 (2.43%) Jenkins
9 20 (2.21%) JIRA
10 17 (1.87%) NUnit
11 15 (1.65%) Fiddler
12 14 (1.54%) Maven
13 12 (1.32%) SoapUI
14 10 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
14 10 (1.10%) MSTest
14 10 (1.10%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.99%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
16 8 (0.88%) Hudson
17 7 (0.77%) JMeter
General
1 165 (18.19%) Finance
2 29 (3.20%) Banking
3 27 (2.98%) Retail
4 26 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.54%) Law
6 7 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.66%) Back Office
7 6 (0.66%) General Ledger
8 5 (0.55%) Advertising
9 4 (0.44%) Games
9 4 (0.44%) Local Government
9 4 (0.44%) Marketing
10 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.33%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.33%) Publishing
10 3 (0.33%) Legal
11 2 (0.22%) Automotive
11 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 348 (38.37%) Developer
2 146 (16.10%) Analyst
3 122 (13.45%) .NET Developer
4 97 (10.69%) Project Manager
5 81 (8.93%) Java Developer
6 79 (8.71%) Business Analyst
7 55 (6.06%) Architect
8 52 (5.73%) Test Analyst
9 36 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
9 36 (3.97%) Senior Developer
10 30 (3.31%) SQL Developer
11 28 (3.09%) Designer
11 28 (3.09%) Agile Coach
12 27 (2.98%) Tester
13 26 (2.87%) Front-End Developer
13 26 (2.87%) C# Developer
14 24 (2.65%) Programme Manager
15 23 (2.54%) Web Developer
15 23 (2.54%) Agile Business Analyst
16 22 (2.43%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (22.05%) .NET
2 184 (20.29%) HTML
3 151 (16.65%) CSS
4 137 (15.10%) ASP.NET
5 125 (13.78%) Web Services
6 109 (12.02%) jQuery
7 85 (9.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 82 (9.04%) .NET Framework
9 67 (7.39%) XML
10 58 (6.39%) Hibernate
11 50 (5.51%) REST
12 48 (5.29%) J2EE
13 47 (5.18%) WCF
14 44 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 38 (4.19%) Spring
16 36 (3.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 35 (3.86%) Ajax
17 35 (3.86%) HTML5
18 34 (3.75%) CSS3
19 32 (3.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.84%) Open Source
3 47 (5.18%) User Experience
4 32 (3.53%) NHS
5 16 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 8 (0.88%) Clustering
8 8 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 7 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.66%) PKI
11 5 (0.55%) Social Media
11 5 (0.55%) Ontologies
11 5 (0.55%) Life Science
11 5 (0.55%) Chemistry
11 5 (0.55%) Graphic Design
11 5 (0.55%) Smartcard
12 4 (0.44%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.44%) Statistics
12 4 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 86 (9.48%) Linux
2 46 (5.07%) UNIX
3 30 (3.31%) Windows
4 23 (2.54%) Android
5 20 (2.21%) Mac OS X
6 12 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.55%) CentOS
7 5 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.22%) AIX
8 2 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (19.07%) Scrum
2 153 (16.87%) Project Management
3 151 (16.65%) MVC
4 144 (15.88%) TDD
5 106 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 93 (10.25%) PRINCE2
7 90 (9.92%) Waterfall
8 87 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
9 85 (9.37%) Software Engineering
10 81 (8.93%) Web Development
11 70 (7.72%) User Stories
12 65 (7.17%) Mentoring
13 60 (6.62%) BDD
14 59 (6.50%) Unit Testing
15 53 (5.84%) Configuration Management
16 52 (5.73%) DevOps
17 48 (5.29%) Automated Testing
18 46 (5.07%) OO
19 45 (4.96%) Business Analysis
20 43 (4.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 205 (22.60%) C#
2 196 (21.61%) JavaScript
3 182 (20.07%) SQL
4 181 (19.96%) Java
5 78 (8.60%) Ruby
6 64 (7.06%) PHP
7 61 (6.73%) Python
8 30 (3.31%) T-SQL
9 29 (3.20%) Bash Shell
10 27 (2.98%) C
11 18 (1.98%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.65%) Scala
13 14 (1.54%) C++
14 13 (1.43%) VB
15 7 (0.77%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.77%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.66%) PHP5
17 5 (0.55%) SPARQL
17 5 (0.55%) VBA
18 3 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (3.97%) ISEB
2 27 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 21 (2.32%) Degree
5 17 (1.87%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.33%) MCTS
8 3 (0.33%) PMP
9 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.22%) MCITP
9 2 (0.22%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.64%) QA
2 9 (0.99%) SLA
3 6 (0.66%) COBIT
4 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.44%) Xen
2 4 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.33%) Firmware
4 2 (0.22%) NFS
4 2 (0.22%) KVM
4 2 (0.22%) XenServer
4 2 (0.22%) SRDF
4 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.22%) vSphere
5 1 (0.11%) UAG
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 40 (4.41%) Puppet
1 40 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (2.21%) Graphite
3 15 (1.65%) CFEngine
3 15 (1.65%) Cobbler
3 15 (1.65%) Ansible
3 15 (1.65%) Nagios
3 15 (1.65%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.66%) OpenIDM
4 6 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.33%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.33%) SCCM
5 3 (0.33%) SCOM
5 3 (0.33%) Salt
6 1 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 75 (8.27%) Microsoft
2 74 (8.16%) Oracle
3 20 (2.21%) Splunk
4 15 (1.65%) SaltStack
5 14 (1.54%) Cisco
5 14 (1.54%) hybris
6 13 (1.43%) Zend
7 12 (1.32%) VMware
8 11 (1.21%) HP
9 9 (0.99%) SAP
10 8 (0.88%) Red Hat
10 8 (0.88%) Adobe
11 7 (0.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 7 (0.77%) Ericsson
11 7 (0.77%) CheckPoint
12 6 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.66%) IBM
13 5 (0.55%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.55%) ATG
14 3 (0.33%) Tableau
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