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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 654 450 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.51% 17.54% 13.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.19% 23.90% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 314 161
Average daily rate
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£375 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
2320 1883 1491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.86% 73.41% 72.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 1219 778
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 39 54
Average hourly rate £17.69 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -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 20 April 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 20 April 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
(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 +1 530 £375 +13.63% 151
North Yorkshire +3 56 £358 +10.00% 27
South Yorkshire +17 51 £350 -6.66% 36
East Yorkshire -6 1 £400 -8.15% 1
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 273 (23.21%) Java
2 263 (22.36%) HTML
3 256 (21.77%) SQL
4 241 (20.49%) JavaScript
5 222 (18.88%) Finance
6 216 (18.37%) .NET
6 216 (18.37%) Scrum
7 207 (17.60%) TDD
8 204 (17.35%) CSS
9 192 (16.33%) SQL Server
10 188 (15.99%) C#
11 177 (15.05%) Linux
11 177 (15.05%) Project Management
12 167 (14.20%) MVC
13 144 (12.24%) jQuery
14 140 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 137 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
16 135 (11.48%) Waterfall
17 127 (10.80%) Configuration Management
17 127 (10.80%) Microsoft
18 125 (10.63%) ASP.NET
19 121 (10.29%) Web Services
20 118 (10.03%) Open Source
21 107 (9.10%) Oracle
22 101 (8.59%) Unit Testing
23 99 (8.42%) Python
24 94 (7.99%) PRINCE2
25 93 (7.91%) XML
25 93 (7.91%) MongoDB
26 92 (7.82%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 51 (4.34%) Apache
2 37 (3.15%) IIS
3 36 (3.06%) WebSphere
4 29 (2.47%) CMS
5 28 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 27 (2.30%) Tomcat
7 26 (2.21%) Node.js
8 22 (1.87%) OpenStack
9 19 (1.62%) JBoss
10 17 (1.45%) nginx
11 16 (1.36%) Umbraco
12 15 (1.28%) Jetty
13 12 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
13 12 (1.02%) Apache Solr
14 11 (0.94%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
15 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.85%) MS Office
2 10 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.43%) MS Project
5 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.17%) SPSS
6 2 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.085%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.085%) Simulink
7 1 (0.085%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 29 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.45%) Maximo
3 4 (0.34%) Misys Midas
3 4 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.085%) Magento
5 1 (0.085%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.085%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.085%) Unica
5 1 (0.085%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (1.79%) SaaS
3 16 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.11%) Google App Engine
5 13 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.51%) Office 365
7 2 (0.17%) IaaS
8 1 (0.085%) Route 53
8 1 (0.085%) PaaS
8 1 (0.085%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.085%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.085%) Trello
8 1 (0.085%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.085%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.085%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 64 (5.44%) HTTP
2 22 (1.87%) SSL
3 21 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 21 (1.79%) Firewall
4 16 (1.36%) DNS
5 14 (1.19%) DHCP
6 13 (1.11%) IPsec
6 13 (1.11%) FTP
7 12 (1.02%) Internet
8 9 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (0.77%) RNC
8 9 (0.77%) Ethernet
8 9 (0.77%) GSM
8 9 (0.77%) SDH
8 9 (0.77%) UMTS
8 9 (0.77%) ATM
9 8 (0.68%) WAN
9 8 (0.68%) LAN
10 6 (0.51%) GPRS
10 6 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 93 (7.91%) MongoDB
3 80 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (5.27%) Relational Database
5 54 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (4.34%) NoSQL
7 48 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (2.55%) Neo4j
11 29 (2.47%) MySQL
12 26 (2.21%) Oracle Database
12 26 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (1.70%) CouchDB
14 19 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.36%) Hypertable
16 16 (1.36%) Riak
17 13 (1.11%) DB2
18 12 (1.02%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (6.72%) Git (software)
2 63 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (5.19%) Subversion
4 56 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 48 (4.08%) Selenium
6 45 (3.83%) Cucumber
7 30 (2.55%) JUnit
8 27 (2.30%) Visual Studio
9 24 (2.04%) SpecFlow
10 22 (1.87%) Eclipse
10 22 (1.87%) NUnit
11 21 (1.79%) JIRA
12 20 (1.70%) Maven
13 16 (1.36%) Fiddler
14 15 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
15 14 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
16 13 (1.11%) TeamCity
16 13 (1.11%) Capybara
16 13 (1.11%) IntelliJ
17 12 (1.02%) JMeter
General
1 222 (18.88%) Finance
2 35 (2.98%) Retail
3 32 (2.72%) Banking
4 27 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.45%) Games
6 10 (0.85%) Marketing
7 9 (0.77%) Law
8 8 (0.68%) Legal
8 8 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.34%) Back Office
9 4 (0.34%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.34%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.26%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.26%) Advertising
11 2 (0.17%) Automotive
11 2 (0.17%) Local Government
11 2 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.085%) Billing
12 1 (0.085%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 475 (40.39%) Developer
2 176 (14.97%) Analyst
3 121 (10.29%) Java Developer
4 105 (8.93%) Project Manager
5 103 (8.76%) .NET Developer
6 93 (7.91%) Business Analyst
7 66 (5.61%) Test Analyst
8 50 (4.25%) Senior Developer
9 48 (4.08%) Architect
10 46 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
11 41 (3.49%) Tester
12 38 (3.23%) Designer
13 33 (2.81%) UX Designer
14 32 (2.72%) Delivery Manager
15 31 (2.64%) C# Developer
15 31 (2.64%) SQL Developer
15 31 (2.64%) Front-End Developer
16 28 (2.38%) PHP Developer
16 28 (2.38%) Programme Manager
17 26 (2.21%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (22.36%) HTML
2 216 (18.37%) .NET
3 204 (17.35%) CSS
4 144 (12.24%) jQuery
5 125 (10.63%) ASP.NET
6 121 (10.29%) Web Services
7 93 (7.91%) XML
8 75 (6.38%) .NET Framework
9 71 (6.04%) Hibernate
10 68 (5.78%) REST
10 68 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 67 (5.70%) HTML5
12 61 (5.19%) CSS3
13 59 (5.02%) J2EE
14 57 (4.85%) WCF
15 47 (4.00%) Spring
16 44 (3.74%) Ajax
17 43 (3.66%) Entity Framework
18 42 (3.57%) JSON
19 36 (3.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 118 (10.03%) Open Source
2 73 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (5.02%) User Experience
4 36 (3.06%) NHS
5 19 (1.62%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.36%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 10 (0.85%) Clustering
9 9 (0.77%) RIA
9 9 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.68%) PKI
10 8 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.68%) Online Games
11 7 (0.60%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.51%) Smartcard
12 6 (0.51%) Human Factors
12 6 (0.51%) Replication
12 6 (0.51%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 177 (15.05%) Linux
2 81 (6.89%) UNIX
3 48 (4.08%) Mac OS X
4 37 (3.15%) Windows
5 19 (1.62%) Android
6 14 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.94%) CentOS
8 8 (0.68%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.43%) AIX
11 2 (0.17%) Solaris
11 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.085%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.085%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.085%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.085%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (18.37%) Scrum
2 207 (17.60%) TDD
3 177 (15.05%) Project Management
4 167 (14.20%) MVC
5 140 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 137 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
7 135 (11.48%) Waterfall
8 127 (10.80%) Configuration Management
9 101 (8.59%) Unit Testing
10 94 (7.99%) PRINCE2
11 92 (7.82%) BDD
12 87 (7.40%) Software Engineering
13 82 (6.97%) DevOps
14 77 (6.55%) Mentoring
15 74 (6.29%) Web Design
16 67 (5.70%) OO
17 64 (5.44%) Responsive Web Design
18 63 (5.36%) Web Development
19 61 (5.19%) User Stories
20 60 (5.10%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 273 (23.21%) Java
2 256 (21.77%) SQL
3 241 (20.49%) JavaScript
4 188 (15.99%) C#
5 99 (8.42%) Python
6 92 (7.82%) Ruby
7 82 (6.97%) PHP
8 61 (5.19%) T-SQL
9 56 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 32 (2.72%) C
11 21 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.53%) VB
12 18 (1.53%) Scala
13 17 (1.45%) C++
13 17 (1.45%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.28%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.02%) PHP5
16 10 (0.85%) XPath
17 8 (0.68%) Perl
18 5 (0.43%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 43 (3.66%) ISEB
2 38 (3.23%) Degree
3 37 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 24 (2.04%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.51%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.43%) PMP
10 5 (0.43%) MCAD
10 5 (0.43%) MCSD
11 4 (0.34%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.26%) MCTS
12 3 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.17%) MCITP
14 1 (0.085%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.085%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.76%) QA
2 10 (0.85%) SLA
3 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.26%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.085%) HL7
6 1 (0.085%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.085%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.79%) KVM
3 19 (1.62%) QEMU
4 16 (1.36%) Xen
5 8 (0.68%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.51%) Docker
7 4 (0.34%) Firmware
8 3 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 2 (0.17%) NFS
9 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.17%) SRDF
10 1 (0.085%) UAG
10 1 (0.085%) vSphere
10 1 (0.085%) XenServer
10 1 (0.085%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 82 (6.97%) Puppet
2 80 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (2.55%) Ansible
4 21 (1.79%) Graphite
5 20 (1.70%) Tivoli
5 20 (1.70%) Cobbler
6 18 (1.53%) Nagios
7 16 (1.36%) CFEngine
8 12 (1.02%) Graylog
9 11 (0.94%) Salt
10 7 (0.60%) OpenIDM
11 4 (0.34%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.26%) SCCM
12 3 (0.26%) SCOM
13 1 (0.085%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 1 (0.085%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 127 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 107 (9.10%) Oracle
3 53 (4.51%) VMware
4 28 (2.38%) Splunk
5 18 (1.53%) Google
6 17 (1.45%) SaltStack
7 16 (1.36%) Cisco
8 15 (1.28%) IBM
9 13 (1.11%) Zend
10 12 (1.02%) New Relic
10 12 (1.02%) Akamai
11 11 (0.94%) HP
12 10 (0.85%) hybris
13 9 (0.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 9 (0.77%) Ericsson
13 9 (0.77%) Red Hat
13 9 (0.77%) Adobe
14 7 (0.60%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.60%) SAP
15 5 (0.43%) Facebook
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £250 - £265 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £235 - £265 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £320 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £320 to £380 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £270 - £310 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £345 per day 3 Months initially
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: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per hour
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
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East Riding
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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