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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 702 534 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.12% 21.39% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.94% 26.71% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 391 243
Average daily rate £401 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £555 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +0.41%
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
2345 1999 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.58% 80.09% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1379 995
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 42 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 555 £401 +6.80% 238
South Yorkshire +3 88 £400 +24.03% 31
North Yorkshire -6 22 £390 +4.00% 44
East Yorkshire - 17 £363 - 13
Humberside +1 2 £700 -
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 485 (33.04%) Java
2 334 (22.75%) JavaScript
3 317 (21.59%) TDD
4 295 (20.10%) Scrum
5 292 (19.89%) .NET
6 290 (19.75%) HTML
7 255 (17.37%) Linux
8 246 (16.76%) SQL
9 239 (16.28%) CSS
10 236 (16.08%) C#
11 220 (14.99%) DevOps
12 214 (14.58%) Jenkins
13 199 (13.56%) Finance
14 189 (12.87%) Waterfall
15 171 (11.65%) Security Cleared
16 168 (11.44%) BDD
17 165 (11.24%) Puppet
18 162 (11.04%) Open Source
19 160 (10.90%) Git (software)
20 159 (10.83%) MVC
20 159 (10.83%) Project Management
20 159 (10.83%) SQL Server
21 156 (10.63%) Maven
22 154 (10.49%) Web Services
23 147 (10.01%) Continuous Integration
24 140 (9.54%) Selenium
25 139 (9.47%) Microsoft
26 138 (9.40%) JIRA
27 134 (9.13%) HTML5
28 127 (8.65%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 99 (6.74%) Node.js
2 80 (5.45%) Confluence
3 78 (5.31%) Apache
4 67 (4.56%) Tomcat
5 51 (3.47%) nginx
6 42 (2.86%) CMS
6 42 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 42 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 31 (2.11%) OpenStack
8 27 (1.84%) IIS
9 26 (1.77%) Jetty
10 23 (1.57%) JBoss
11 15 (1.02%) Apache Solr
11 15 (1.02%) Drupal
11 15 (1.02%) Umbraco
12 14 (0.95%) Lync
13 13 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.70%) MS Visio
3 14 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.82%) MS Project
5 10 (0.68%) MS Office
6 7 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.41%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (0.41%) FrameMaker
7 6 (0.41%) RoboHelp
7 6 (0.41%) XMetaL
8 4 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.068%) InDesign
10 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.20%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.14%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.068%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.068%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.068%) Magento
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.068%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 85 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
3 35 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (1.77%) IaaS
5 25 (1.70%) GitHub
6 22 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (1.43%) Google App Engine
7 21 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (1.09%) PaaS
8 16 (1.09%) SaaS
9 15 (1.02%) Office 365
10 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.20%) Heroku
11 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.068%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.068%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 75 (5.11%) HTTP
2 42 (2.86%) DNS
3 31 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 29 (1.98%) Internet
4 29 (1.98%) SSL
5 24 (1.63%) IPsec
6 23 (1.57%) DHCP
6 23 (1.57%) FTP
7 21 (1.43%) SNMP
8 18 (1.23%) Intranet
9 11 (0.75%) VPN
10 10 (0.68%) Skype
10 10 (0.68%) VoIP
11 6 (0.41%) LDAP
11 6 (0.41%) SMS
12 4 (0.27%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.27%) NFC
13 3 (0.20%) Extranet
13 3 (0.20%) IMAP
13 3 (0.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 119 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 75 (5.11%) MySQL
4 73 (4.97%) NoSQL
5 52 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
7 47 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 36 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (1.50%) Oracle Database
11 22 (1.50%) Redis
12 20 (1.36%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (0.95%) Neo4j
16 12 (0.82%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.82%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 214 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 160 (10.90%) Git (software)
3 156 (10.63%) Maven
4 140 (9.54%) Selenium
5 138 (9.40%) JIRA
6 95 (6.47%) Cucumber
7 65 (4.43%) JUnit
8 63 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 59 (4.02%) Subversion
10 54 (3.68%) Visual Studio
11 44 (3.00%) SonarQube
12 37 (2.52%) JMeter
12 37 (2.52%) LoadRunner
13 35 (2.38%) HP UFT
14 32 (2.18%) Appium
15 31 (2.11%) Liquibase
16 28 (1.91%) Mockito
17 26 (1.77%) WebDriver
18 24 (1.63%) GitLab
19 22 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 199 (13.56%) Finance
2 41 (2.79%) Retail
3 28 (1.91%) Publishing
4 20 (1.36%) Games
5 19 (1.29%) Banking
5 19 (1.29%) Marketing
6 12 (0.82%) Legal
7 10 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.61%) Billing
9 7 (0.48%) Back Office
9 7 (0.48%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.41%) Local Government
11 5 (0.34%) Law
11 5 (0.34%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.068%) Front Office
13 1 (0.068%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 588 (40.05%) Developer
2 235 (16.01%) Analyst
3 211 (14.37%) Java Developer
4 136 (9.26%) Business Analyst
5 103 (7.02%) Architect
6 99 (6.74%) Agile Developer
7 96 (6.54%) .NET Developer
8 80 (5.45%) Agile Java Developer
9 78 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
10 76 (5.18%) Test Analyst
11 69 (4.70%) Project Manager
12 67 (4.56%) Senior Developer
13 63 (4.29%) C# Developer
14 58 (3.95%) Tester
15 54 (3.68%) Digital Analyst
16 52 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
17 51 (3.47%) Digital Business Analyst
18 47 (3.20%) Designer
19 44 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
20 43 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (19.89%) .NET
2 290 (19.75%) HTML
3 239 (16.28%) CSS
4 154 (10.49%) Web Services
5 134 (9.13%) HTML5
6 127 (8.65%) Spring
7 114 (7.77%) AngularJS
8 113 (7.70%) ASP.NET
9 111 (7.56%) jQuery
10 96 (6.54%) REST
11 83 (5.65%) CSS3
12 74 (5.04%) Hibernate
13 71 (4.84%) XML
14 65 (4.43%) RESTful
15 59 (4.02%) J2EE
16 55 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 43 (2.93%) SOAP
18 42 (2.86%) JSON
19 40 (2.72%) .NET Framework
19 40 (2.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (7.08%) User Experience
3 36 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 35 (2.38%) Visualisation
5 29 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 20 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.23%) PKI
8 16 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.02%) CESG
10 14 (0.95%) Computer Science
11 13 (0.89%) NHS
12 10 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.61%) Ontologies
14 8 (0.54%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.54%) Social Media
15 7 (0.48%) Cryptography
15 7 (0.48%) Data Integration
15 7 (0.48%) iPad
15 7 (0.48%) iPhone
15 7 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 255 (17.37%) Linux
2 92 (6.27%) Unix
3 65 (4.43%) Windows
4 57 (3.88%) Mac OS X
5 36 (2.45%) Android
6 34 (2.32%) CentOS
7 28 (1.91%) Apple iOS
8 27 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (1.29%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.41%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.41%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.27%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.27%) MVS
12 3 (0.20%) VME
13 2 (0.14%) AIX
13 2 (0.14%) Fedora
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.068%) Debian
14 1 (0.068%) Solaris
14 1 (0.068%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (21.59%) TDD
2 295 (20.10%) Scrum
3 220 (14.99%) DevOps
4 189 (12.87%) Waterfall
5 168 (11.44%) BDD
6 162 (11.04%) Open Source
7 159 (10.83%) MVC
7 159 (10.83%) Project Management
8 147 (10.01%) Continuous Integration
9 112 (7.63%) Configuration Management
10 96 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 91 (6.20%) SDLC
12 87 (5.93%) User Stories
13 84 (5.72%) Business Intelligence
13 84 (5.72%) Test Automation
14 77 (5.25%) Unit Testing
15 75 (5.11%) Analytics
16 74 (5.04%) Front End Development
17 70 (4.77%) E-Commerce
17 70 (4.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 485 (33.04%) Java
2 334 (22.75%) JavaScript
3 246 (16.76%) SQL
4 236 (16.08%) C#
5 123 (8.38%) Python
6 104 (7.08%) Ruby
7 62 (4.22%) T-SQL
8 57 (3.88%) PHP
9 55 (3.75%) C++
10 50 (3.41%) Bash Shell
11 46 (3.13%) Perl
12 37 (2.52%) Scala
13 34 (2.32%) PowerShell
14 33 (2.25%) Shell Script
15 27 (1.84%) C
16 25 (1.70%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.09%) VB
18 13 (0.89%) R
19 12 (0.82%) Groovy
20 9 (0.61%) FQL
Qualifications
1 171 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 112 (7.63%) SC Cleared
3 46 (3.13%) ISEB
4 39 (2.66%) ISTQB
5 37 (2.52%) Degree
6 31 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 15 (1.02%) BC Cleared
8 12 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.20%) APMP
10 3 (0.20%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (0.20%) CISSP
10 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.14%) CISM
11 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.068%) CBAP
12 1 (0.068%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.068%) MBA
12 1 (0.068%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.84%) QA
2 54 (3.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 25 (1.70%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.82%) SLA
5 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.20%) WCAG
6 1 (0.068%) GPG13
6 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.068%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.068%) WAI
System Software
1 45 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (2.38%) Docker
3 29 (1.98%) Xen
4 28 (1.91%) vSphere
5 9 (0.61%) Varnish
6 6 (0.41%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.41%) XenServer
7 4 (0.27%) Ceph
7 4 (0.27%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.068%) Firmware
9 1 (0.068%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.068%) HDFS
9 1 (0.068%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.068%) NFS
9 1 (0.068%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 165 (11.24%) Puppet
2 59 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.32%) Ansible
4 28 (1.91%) logstash
5 24 (1.63%) ZABBIX
6 23 (1.57%) yum
7 21 (1.43%) Bareos
8 18 (1.23%) Nagios
9 17 (1.16%) Cobbler
10 16 (1.09%) Opsview
11 15 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
11 15 (1.02%) Piwik
12 12 (0.82%) Tivoli
13 9 (0.61%) Grafana
13 9 (0.61%) Kibana
13 9 (0.61%) Kubernetes
13 9 (0.61%) Uchiwa
14 8 (0.54%) Salt
15 6 (0.41%) StatsD
16 4 (0.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 139 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 121 (8.24%) Oracle
3 53 (3.61%) VMware
4 45 (3.07%) Atlassian
5 33 (2.25%) Google
6 31 (2.11%) HP
7 27 (1.84%) IBM
8 26 (1.77%) Red Hat
9 18 (1.23%) Adobe
10 17 (1.16%) Sitecore
11 16 (1.09%) Tableau
12 9 (0.61%) Apigee
12 9 (0.61%) Trillium
13 8 (0.54%) SaltStack
14 7 (0.48%) EnterpriseDB
14 7 (0.48%) NetCracker
15 6 (0.41%) Citrix
15 6 (0.41%) Informatica
15 6 (0.41%) SAP
15 6 (0.41%) Teradata
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £340.00 - £380.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £370 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago