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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 660 432 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.70% 16.88% 10.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.00% 22.72% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 310 115
Average daily rate
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£363 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 £13.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1246.15% -65.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
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
2357 1901 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.08% 74.26% 72.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1636 1261 749
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 48 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -40.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 May 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 +2 552 £355 +4.41% 158
South Yorkshire +3 52 £375 +2.73% 32
North Yorkshire -2 35 £400 +23.07% 46
East Yorkshire +2 1 - - 4
Humberside - 1 £325 -
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 293 (24.46%) SQL
2 280 (23.37%) Java
3 255 (21.29%) HTML
4 245 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 244 (20.37%) .NET
6 241 (20.12%) TDD
7 235 (19.62%) Scrum
8 229 (19.12%) SQL Server
9 224 (18.70%) Finance
10 212 (17.70%) C#
11 205 (17.11%) CSS
12 197 (16.44%) MVC
13 176 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
14 166 (13.86%) Project Management
15 165 (13.77%) Linux
16 164 (13.69%) jQuery
17 149 (12.44%) Microsoft
18 135 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
18 135 (11.27%) Waterfall
19 130 (10.85%) ASP.NET
20 125 (10.43%) Web Services
21 119 (9.93%) Oracle
22 114 (9.52%) Configuration Management
23 103 (8.60%) Software Engineering
24 101 (8.43%) BDD
25 97 (8.10%) Open Source
25 97 (8.10%) PRINCE2
26 93 (7.76%) SDLC
27 92 (7.68%) Ruby
28 91 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 48 (4.01%) Apache
2 39 (3.26%) WebSphere
3 29 (2.42%) IIS
3 29 (2.42%) CMS
4 26 (2.17%) Node.js
5 24 (2.00%) JBoss
6 23 (1.92%) Tomcat
7 22 (1.84%) OpenStack
8 17 (1.42%) Umbraco
8 17 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 17 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.34%) nginx
10 15 (1.25%) Jetty
11 10 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.83%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.67%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.58%) Confluence
14 6 (0.50%) SAS
15 5 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.33%) CICS
Applications
1 41 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.67%) MS Office
4 7 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.42%) MS Project
6 4 (0.33%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.17%) SPSS
9 1 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.083%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 23 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.17%) Maximo
3 4 (0.33%) Misys Midas
3 4 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.083%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.083%) INSURE/90
5 1 (0.083%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.083%) Unica
5 1 (0.083%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.083%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (1.59%) SaaS
4 17 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.09%) Google App Engine
5 13 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.83%) GitHub
7 7 (0.58%) Office 365
8 3 (0.25%) IaaS
9 2 (0.17%) PaaS
10 1 (0.083%) HP Helion
10 1 (0.083%) Trello
10 1 (0.083%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.26%) HTTP
2 20 (1.67%) Firewall
3 17 (1.42%) SSL
4 16 (1.34%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.17%) DNS
6 13 (1.09%) FTP
6 13 (1.09%) DHCP
6 13 (1.09%) IPsec
6 13 (1.09%) Internet
7 8 (0.67%) Ethernet
7 8 (0.67%) ATM
7 8 (0.67%) GSM
7 8 (0.67%) SDH
7 8 (0.67%) UMTS
7 8 (0.67%) RNC
7 8 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.42%) Intranet
10 3 (0.25%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.25%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 91 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (6.34%) MongoDB
4 55 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 54 (4.51%) Relational Database
6 52 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 50 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 45 (3.76%) NoSQL
9 38 (3.17%) Oracle Database
10 26 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (2.00%) MySQL
12 19 (1.59%) Neo4j
13 15 (1.25%) CouchDB
13 15 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (0.92%) DB2
14 11 (0.92%) OLAP
15 10 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.83%) Hypertable
Development Applications
1 82 (6.84%) Git (software)
2 72 (6.01%) Cucumber
3 68 (5.68%) Selenium
4 62 (5.18%) Jenkins
5 60 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 58 (4.84%) NUnit
7 48 (4.01%) Subversion
8 40 (3.34%) SpecFlow
9 33 (2.75%) Visual Studio
10 32 (2.67%) JUnit
11 28 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
12 22 (1.84%) JIRA
12 22 (1.84%) TeamCity
13 21 (1.75%) Toad
13 21 (1.75%) Eclipse
14 19 (1.59%) Capybara
15 18 (1.50%) IntelliJ
15 18 (1.50%) Maven
16 14 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
17 12 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 224 (18.70%) Finance
2 33 (2.75%) Retail
3 30 (2.50%) Banking
4 25 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.59%) Games
6 13 (1.09%) Back Office
7 9 (0.75%) Marketing
8 7 (0.58%) Legal
8 7 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.33%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.25%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.17%) Advertising
11 2 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.083%) Billing
12 1 (0.083%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.083%) Publishing
12 1 (0.083%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 504 (42.07%) Developer
2 174 (14.52%) Analyst
3 118 (9.85%) Java Developer
4 110 (9.18%) Project Manager
4 110 (9.18%) .NET Developer
5 93 (7.76%) Business Analyst
6 65 (5.43%) Test Analyst
7 43 (3.59%) Tester
8 41 (3.42%) Architect
8 41 (3.42%) SQL Developer
9 38 (3.17%) Senior Developer
10 37 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
11 35 (2.92%) C# Developer
12 33 (2.75%) DevOps Engineer
12 33 (2.75%) Designer
13 32 (2.67%) UX Designer
14 29 (2.42%) Agile Business Analyst
14 29 (2.42%) PHP Developer
15 28 (2.34%) Web Developer
16 25 (2.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (21.29%) HTML
2 244 (20.37%) .NET
3 205 (17.11%) CSS
4 164 (13.69%) jQuery
5 130 (10.85%) ASP.NET
6 125 (10.43%) Web Services
7 87 (7.26%) XML
7 87 (7.26%) .NET Framework
8 70 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 68 (5.68%) HTML5
9 68 (5.68%) WCF
10 64 (5.34%) Spring
11 63 (5.26%) CSS3
12 62 (5.18%) Entity Framework
12 62 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 59 (4.92%) Hibernate
14 57 (4.76%) JSON
15 52 (4.34%) J2EE
16 51 (4.26%) REST
17 46 (3.84%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (6.01%) User Experience
3 51 (4.26%) NHS
4 19 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 16 (1.34%) Management Information System
6 15 (1.25%) Visualisation
7 10 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 9 (0.75%) W3C
9 8 (0.67%) RIA
10 7 (0.58%) Data Integration
10 7 (0.58%) Online Games
10 7 (0.58%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.50%) Human Factors
11 6 (0.50%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.42%) Clustering
12 5 (0.42%) Informatics
12 5 (0.42%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.42%) Replication
12 5 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 165 (13.77%) Linux
2 70 (5.84%) UNIX
3 40 (3.34%) Mac OS X
4 35 (2.92%) Windows
5 18 (1.50%) Android
6 17 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 10 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.67%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.58%) CentOS
10 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.42%) AIX
11 4 (0.33%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.17%) zOS
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.083%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.083%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (20.12%) TDD
2 235 (19.62%) Scrum
3 197 (16.44%) MVC
4 176 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
5 166 (13.86%) Project Management
6 135 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 135 (11.27%) Waterfall
7 114 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 103 (8.60%) Software Engineering
9 101 (8.43%) BDD
10 97 (8.10%) Open Source
10 97 (8.10%) PRINCE2
11 93 (7.76%) SDLC
12 86 (7.18%) Unit Testing
13 85 (7.10%) OO
14 76 (6.34%) Mentoring
15 74 (6.18%) E-Commerce
16 71 (5.93%) Software Delivery
17 68 (5.68%) Web Design
18 65 (5.43%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 293 (24.46%) SQL
2 280 (23.37%) Java
3 245 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 212 (17.70%) C#
5 92 (7.68%) Ruby
6 91 (7.60%) Python
7 88 (7.35%) T-SQL
8 72 (6.01%) PHP
9 55 (4.59%) Bash Shell
10 35 (2.92%) PowerShell
11 30 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 25 (2.09%) C
13 24 (2.00%) VB
14 20 (1.67%) Scala
15 16 (1.34%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.17%) Perl
17 12 (1.00%) PHP5
18 10 (0.83%) C++
18 10 (0.83%) XPath
19 8 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (3.84%) Degree
2 43 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.34%) ISEB
4 26 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 22 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.42%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.42%) MCAD
10 5 (0.42%) MCSD
11 4 (0.33%) PMP
11 4 (0.33%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.33%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.17%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.083%) APMP
14 1 (0.083%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.34%) QA
2 8 (0.67%) SLA
2 8 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.25%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.083%) HL7
5 1 (0.083%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.083%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.67%) KVM
2 20 (1.67%) QEMU
3 14 (1.17%) Xen
4 7 (0.58%) Docker
4 7 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.083%) vSphere
6 1 (0.083%) Varnish
6 1 (0.083%) XenServer
6 1 (0.083%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 72 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
2 69 (5.76%) Puppet
3 24 (2.00%) Ansible
4 17 (1.42%) Graylog
5 16 (1.34%) Tivoli
5 16 (1.34%) Cobbler
6 15 (1.25%) Graphite
7 12 (1.00%) Nagios
8 10 (0.83%) Salt
8 10 (0.83%) CFEngine
9 4 (0.33%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.17%) OpenIDM
11 1 (0.083%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 149 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 119 (9.93%) Oracle
3 56 (4.67%) VMware
4 19 (1.59%) Splunk
5 18 (1.50%) Google
6 17 (1.42%) Akamai
6 17 (1.42%) New Relic
7 15 (1.25%) Sitecore
8 14 (1.17%) Cisco
8 14 (1.17%) IBM
9 13 (1.09%) Zend
10 11 (0.92%) hybris
10 11 (0.92%) SaltStack
10 11 (0.92%) Adobe
11 9 (0.75%) Red Hat
11 9 (0.75%) HP
12 8 (0.67%) Ericsson
12 8 (0.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 5 (0.42%) Facebook
13 5 (0.42%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Yorkshire
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Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Riding
Mason Frank International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £302 - £400 per day + excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day C£300 PER DAY
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £100 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £600.00 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
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Bradford
Fruition IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
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Leeds
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