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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 328 285 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.76% 13.04% 17.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.20% 17.27% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 173 214
Average daily rate
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£328 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £357 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 4
Average hourly rate - £41.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +62.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +10.81%
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
1802 1650 2045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.59% 75.51% 75.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1113 916 1069
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 66 59
Average hourly rate £15.39 £31.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.37% +74.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £12.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +3 226 £340 +4.61% 124
North Yorkshire +1 50 £300 -2.43% 45
South Yorkshire +3 47 £325 +3.17% 31
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 7
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 200 (27.17%) C#
2 180 (24.46%) .NET
3 175 (23.78%) Scrum
4 160 (21.74%) Java
5 152 (20.65%) Finance
6 149 (20.24%) MVC
7 145 (19.70%) JavaScript
8 144 (19.57%) SQL
9 133 (18.07%) HTML
10 127 (17.26%) TDD
11 118 (16.03%) CSS
12 113 (15.35%) SQL Server
13 100 (13.59%) ASP.NET
14 96 (13.04%) PHP
15 86 (11.68%) Web Services
16 76 (10.33%) jQuery
17 75 (10.19%) Software Engineering
18 73 (9.92%) BDD
19 69 (9.38%) Project Management
20 64 (8.70%) OO
21 61 (8.29%) XML
22 59 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
23 58 (7.88%) Microsoft
23 58 (7.88%) WCF
24 57 (7.74%) QA
25 55 (7.47%) Web Development
25 55 (7.47%) Waterfall
26 54 (7.34%) User Stories
27 51 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
27 51 (6.93%) Continuous Integration

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 35 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.99%) Tomcat
2 22 (2.99%) CMS
3 14 (1.90%) Apache Solr
4 12 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (1.49%) Drupal
6 10 (1.36%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.22%) nginx
8 6 (0.82%) Apache
8 6 (0.82%) Node.js
8 6 (0.82%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.54%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.41%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.27%) SAS
12 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (1.90%) MS Visio
1 14 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.49%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.22%) MS Office
4 8 (1.09%) MS Project
5 3 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) Niku Workbench
7 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.14%) Heroku
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.36%) Intranet
1 10 (1.36%) Internet
2 8 (1.09%) HTTP
3 2 (0.27%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.14%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.14%) RNC
4 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.14%) Firewall
4 1 (0.14%) DSL
4 1 (0.14%) DNS
4 1 (0.14%) VPN
4 1 (0.14%) ATM
4 1 (0.14%) GSM
4 1 (0.14%) SDH
4 1 (0.14%) UMTS
4 1 (0.14%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.21%) MySQL
3 29 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (2.04%) Star Schema
9 13 (1.77%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.49%) Redis
11 10 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.22%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (1.09%) Riak
14 7 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.82%) MongoDB
16 5 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (0.68%) EDRMS
16 5 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (5.98%) Selenium
2 39 (5.30%) Cucumber
3 37 (5.03%) Visual Studio
4 36 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.72%) JIRA
5 20 (2.72%) Maven
6 19 (2.58%) Subversion
7 17 (2.31%) Jenkins
8 14 (1.90%) JUnit
8 14 (1.90%) Git (software)
9 13 (1.77%) SoapUI
10 11 (1.49%) WebDriver
11 9 (1.22%) JBehave
11 9 (1.22%) MSTest
12 8 (1.09%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
13 6 (0.82%) Behat
14 5 (0.68%) Axure RP
15 4 (0.54%) NUnit
15 4 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 152 (20.65%) Finance
2 36 (4.89%) Banking
3 23 (3.13%) Retail
4 13 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 7 (0.95%) Legal
6 6 (0.82%) Advertising
7 5 (0.68%) Marketing
7 5 (0.68%) Local Government
7 5 (0.68%) Law
7 5 (0.68%) Back Office
8 4 (0.54%) Publishing
9 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.27%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 349 (47.42%) Developer
2 151 (20.52%) Analyst
3 98 (13.32%) .NET Developer
4 83 (11.28%) Business Analyst
5 65 (8.83%) Java Developer
6 64 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 52 (7.07%) Tester
8 51 (6.93%) PHP Developer
9 43 (5.84%) Test Analyst
10 40 (5.43%) Web Developer
11 39 (5.30%) C# Developer
12 35 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
13 30 (4.08%) Architect
14 22 (2.99%) PHP Web Developer
15 21 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
15 21 (2.85%) Agile Project Manager
16 18 (2.45%) Senior Developer
17 17 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
17 17 (2.31%) ScrumMaster
18 16 (2.17%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (24.46%) .NET
2 133 (18.07%) HTML
3 118 (16.03%) CSS
4 100 (13.59%) ASP.NET
5 86 (11.68%) Web Services
6 76 (10.33%) jQuery
7 61 (8.29%) XML
8 59 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (7.88%) WCF
10 48 (6.52%) Spring
11 45 (6.11%) HTML5
12 40 (5.43%) .NET Framework
13 37 (5.03%) J2EE
14 34 (4.62%) Hibernate
15 33 (4.48%) Spring MVC
16 30 (4.08%) CSS3
17 27 (3.67%) Ajax
18 26 (3.53%) WinForms
19 25 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
20 24 (3.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.13%) NHS
4 18 (2.45%) User Experience
5 15 (2.04%) Open Source
6 11 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.22%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.95%) iPhone
10 6 (0.82%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.68%) iPad
11 5 (0.68%) Graphic Design
11 5 (0.68%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.54%) Handset
12 4 (0.54%) Physics
13 3 (0.41%) Social Media
13 3 (0.41%) PMI
14 2 (0.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.40%) Windows
1 25 (3.40%) Linux
2 17 (2.31%) Android
3 12 (1.63%) UNIX
4 10 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.54%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (23.78%) Scrum
2 149 (20.24%) MVC
3 127 (17.26%) TDD
4 75 (10.19%) Software Engineering
5 73 (9.92%) BDD
6 69 (9.38%) Project Management
7 64 (8.70%) OO
8 55 (7.47%) Web Development
8 55 (7.47%) Waterfall
9 54 (7.34%) User Stories
10 51 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 46 (6.25%) PRINCE2
12 41 (5.57%) Automated Testing
13 39 (5.30%) E-Commerce
13 39 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (5.30%) Test Scripting
14 37 (5.03%) Unit Testing
15 29 (3.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 200 (27.17%) C#
2 160 (21.74%) Java
3 145 (19.70%) JavaScript
4 144 (19.57%) SQL
5 96 (13.04%) PHP
6 30 (4.08%) VB.NET
7 25 (3.40%) Ruby
8 18 (2.45%) Python
9 14 (1.90%) VB
10 11 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.36%) C++
11 10 (1.36%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.22%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.22%) VB6
13 6 (0.82%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.54%) PHP5
15 3 (0.41%) X++
16 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 27 (3.67%) ISEB
2 22 (2.99%) Degree
3 8 (1.09%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.54%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.14%) APMP
7 1 (0.14%) MCITP
7 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.14%) MCSE
7 1 (0.14%) PMP
7 1 (0.14%) CCNA
7 1 (0.14%) CCA
7 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.74%) QA
2 6 (0.82%) COBIT
2 6 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.54%) SLA
3 4 (0.54%) AIFMD
4 3 (0.41%) FATCA
5 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) vSphere
1 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.14%) XenServer
1 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.14%) Xen
1 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (1.36%) Puppet
2 7 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.27%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.14%) Salt
5 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 58 (7.88%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.98%) Oracle
3 38 (5.16%) Zend
4 14 (1.90%) hybris
5 10 (1.36%) Splunk
6 9 (1.22%) Adobe
7 8 (1.09%) Informatica
7 8 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.82%) Ab Initio
9 5 (0.68%) Kofax
9 5 (0.68%) IBM
10 4 (0.54%) Trillium
10 4 (0.54%) JBoss
10 4 (0.54%) Twitter
11 3 (0.41%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.41%) ATG
11 3 (0.41%) Cognos
11 3 (0.41%) HP
12 2 (0.27%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: market day rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £365 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £255.00 - £355.00 per day + Negotiable upon skills
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £325 - £355 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: up to £350 a day
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £275 - £340 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 24 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago