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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 575 345 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.22% 14.85% 11.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.19% 19.52% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 219 129
Average daily rate
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£360 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £256 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £414 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £103.50 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+696.15% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £13.00 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £13.00 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
2377 1767 1553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.47% 76.07% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1681 1101 847
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 48 64
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.99% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.23 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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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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 0 472 £360 +9.92% 215
South Yorkshire 0 51 £363 -2.02% 37
North Yorkshire -1 39 £370 +23.33% 28
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 6
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
2 291 (24.29%) Java
3 271 (22.62%) JavaScript
4 269 (22.45%) TDD
5 263 (21.95%) .NET
6 259 (21.62%) HTML
7 245 (20.45%) SQL Server
8 237 (19.78%) Scrum
9 217 (18.11%) C#
10 202 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
11 200 (16.69%) MVC
12 199 (16.61%) CSS
13 186 (15.53%) Finance
14 181 (15.11%) jQuery
15 158 (13.19%) Linux
16 156 (13.02%) Microsoft
17 148 (12.35%) Project Management
18 133 (11.10%) Waterfall
19 129 (10.77%) ASP.NET
20 127 (10.60%) Oracle
21 114 (9.52%) BDD
22 112 (9.35%) Configuration Management
22 112 (9.35%) SDLC
23 102 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 101 (8.43%) Web Services
25 100 (8.35%) T-SQL
26 96 (8.01%) Open Source
27 95 (7.93%) Software Engineering
28 92 (7.68%) Git (software)
29 88 (7.35%) E-Commerce

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 43 (3.59%) Apache
2 35 (2.92%) CMS
2 35 (2.92%) WebSphere
3 30 (2.50%) Node.js
4 24 (2.00%) OpenStack
4 24 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 22 (1.84%) IIS
5 22 (1.84%) JBoss
6 20 (1.67%) Umbraco
7 18 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 17 (1.42%) nginx
9 15 (1.25%) SharePoint
10 14 (1.17%) Jetty
11 13 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (0.92%) Apache Solr
12 11 (0.92%) Confluence
13 10 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.50%) SAS
15 5 (0.42%) Drupal
15 5 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.58%) MS Project
5 6 (0.50%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) MS Office
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
7 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.083%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 21 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.33%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.17%) Unica
3 2 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.083%) INSURE/90
4 1 (0.083%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.083%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.083%) Maximo
4 1 (0.083%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (1.25%) SaaS
3 15 (1.25%) GitHub
4 14 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.09%) Google App Engine
5 13 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.42%) Office 365
8 3 (0.25%) IaaS
9 2 (0.17%) PaaS
10 1 (0.083%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.083%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.26%) HTTP
2 19 (1.59%) Firewall
3 17 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.42%) DNS
4 16 (1.34%) Internet
5 14 (1.17%) SSL
6 13 (1.09%) IPsec
6 13 (1.09%) DHCP
6 13 (1.09%) FTP
7 5 (0.42%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.42%) ATM
7 5 (0.42%) GSM
7 5 (0.42%) SDH
7 5 (0.42%) UMTS
7 5 (0.42%) RNC
7 5 (0.42%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (0.33%) DMZ
8 4 (0.33%) Intranet
9 3 (0.25%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.25%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 102 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 80 (6.68%) MongoDB
4 70 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 65 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (3.84%) NoSQL
7 46 (3.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 45 (3.76%) Oracle Database
8 45 (3.76%) Relational Database
9 44 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (2.67%) MySQL
11 29 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (2.00%) Neo4j
13 11 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (0.83%) OLAP
15 9 (0.75%) DB2
16 8 (0.67%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 92 (7.68%) Git (software)
2 80 (6.68%) Cucumber
3 75 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 72 (6.01%) Jenkins
5 65 (5.43%) Selenium
6 59 (4.92%) NUnit
7 58 (4.84%) Visual Studio
8 44 (3.67%) Subversion
9 36 (3.01%) JUnit
10 28 (2.34%) Maven
10 28 (2.34%) SpecFlow
11 27 (2.25%) JIRA
12 25 (2.09%) Toad
12 25 (2.09%) TeamCity
13 20 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
13 20 (1.67%) Capybara
14 19 (1.59%) IntelliJ
15 14 (1.17%) Eclipse
15 14 (1.17%) WebDriver
16 13 (1.09%) GitLab
General
1 186 (15.53%) Finance
2 28 (2.34%) Retail
3 21 (1.75%) Games
4 18 (1.50%) Banking
5 15 (1.25%) Back Office
6 14 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 10 (0.83%) Publishing
7 10 (0.83%) Marketing
8 8 (0.67%) Legal
9 4 (0.33%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.25%) Billing
11 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.17%) Front Office
12 1 (0.083%) Advertising
12 1 (0.083%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.083%) Local Government
12 1 (0.083%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.083%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 555 (46.33%) Developer
2 148 (12.35%) Analyst
3 128 (10.68%) Java Developer
4 90 (7.51%) .NET Developer
5 87 (7.26%) Project Manager
6 69 (5.76%) Business Analyst
7 58 (4.84%) Test Analyst
8 57 (4.76%) Architect
9 52 (4.34%) Delivery Manager
10 44 (3.67%) C# Developer
11 42 (3.51%) Senior Developer
12 36 (3.01%) Tester
12 36 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 32 (2.67%) Software Developer
13 32 (2.67%) SQL Developer
14 30 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
15 28 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
15 28 (2.34%) JavaScript Developer
16 27 (2.25%) Applications Developer
17 25 (2.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (21.95%) .NET
2 259 (21.62%) HTML
3 199 (16.61%) CSS
4 181 (15.11%) jQuery
5 129 (10.77%) ASP.NET
6 101 (8.43%) Web Services
7 86 (7.18%) HTML5
8 74 (6.18%) Spring
9 73 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 73 (6.09%) WCF
10 72 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web API
11 71 (5.93%) .NET Framework
12 69 (5.76%) CSS3
13 66 (5.51%) AngularJS
14 65 (5.43%) REST
15 64 (5.34%) XML
16 57 (4.76%) Entity Framework
16 57 (4.76%) RESTful
17 50 (4.17%) JSON
17 50 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 77 (6.43%) User Experience
2 61 (5.09%) NHS
3 60 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (1.67%) Visualisation
4 20 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 10 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 9 (0.75%) W3C
8 9 (0.75%) Data Integration
9 8 (0.67%) RIA
10 6 (0.50%) Online Games
10 6 (0.50%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.50%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.42%) Social Media
11 5 (0.42%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.42%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.42%) Informatics
11 5 (0.42%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 158 (13.19%) Linux
2 74 (6.18%) UNIX
3 43 (3.59%) Mac OS X
4 19 (1.59%) Windows
5 15 (1.25%) Android
6 11 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 10 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.50%) CentOS
9 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.33%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.17%) zOS
12 2 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (22.45%) TDD
2 237 (19.78%) Scrum
3 202 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
4 200 (16.69%) MVC
5 148 (12.35%) Project Management
6 133 (11.10%) Waterfall
7 114 (9.52%) BDD
8 112 (9.35%) Configuration Management
8 112 (9.35%) SDLC
9 96 (8.01%) Open Source
10 95 (7.93%) Software Engineering
11 88 (7.35%) E-Commerce
12 86 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
13 84 (7.01%) Unit Testing
14 83 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
15 80 (6.68%) OO
16 73 (6.09%) Web Design
17 69 (5.76%) Responsive Web Design
17 69 (5.76%) DevOps
18 68 (5.68%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 293 (24.46%) SQL
2 291 (24.29%) Java
3 271 (22.62%) JavaScript
4 217 (18.11%) C#
5 100 (8.35%) T-SQL
6 81 (6.76%) Ruby
7 78 (6.51%) Python
8 64 (5.34%) Bash Shell
9 55 (4.59%) PHP
10 45 (3.76%) PowerShell
11 38 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 18 (1.50%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.34%) VB
14 14 (1.17%) Scala
15 12 (1.00%) Perl
16 11 (0.92%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.83%) C++
18 9 (0.75%) Groovy
19 8 (0.67%) VB6
19 8 (0.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 54 (4.51%) Security Cleared
2 50 (4.17%) Degree
3 36 (3.01%) ISEB
4 26 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 23 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.50%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.42%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.42%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.42%) MCAD
9 5 (0.42%) MCSD
10 4 (0.33%) PMP
11 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.17%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.17%) APMP
12 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.93%) QA
2 10 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.25%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.083%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.083%) HL7
System Software
1 54 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (1.84%) QEMU
2 22 (1.84%) KVM
3 14 (1.17%) Docker
3 14 (1.17%) Xen
4 4 (0.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.17%) vCloud
6 1 (0.083%) HDFS
6 1 (0.083%) XenServer
6 1 (0.083%) vSphere
6 1 (0.083%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.083%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 73 (6.09%) Puppet
2 69 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.67%) Ansible
4 18 (1.50%) Graylog
4 18 (1.50%) Cobbler
4 18 (1.50%) Tivoli
5 9 (0.75%) Salt
6 7 (0.58%) Graphite
7 6 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.42%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.25%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.25%) logstash
9 3 (0.25%) Nagios
9 3 (0.25%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.17%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.083%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.083%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.083%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 156 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 127 (10.60%) Oracle
3 57 (4.76%) VMware
4 24 (2.00%) Google
5 23 (1.92%) Sitecore
6 18 (1.50%) Akamai
6 18 (1.50%) New Relic
7 17 (1.42%) IBM
8 14 (1.17%) Adobe
9 11 (0.92%) Red Hat
9 11 (0.92%) hybris
9 11 (0.92%) EPiServer
10 9 (0.75%) Splunk
11 8 (0.67%) Cisco
12 7 (0.58%) HP
13 6 (0.50%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.42%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 5 (0.42%) Ericsson
14 5 (0.42%) Facebook
15 4 (0.33%) SaltStack
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