The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 2 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 29 20 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 27.62% 13.51% 22.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.85% 17.54% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 16
Median daily rate £430 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £382 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year +0.59% +16.95%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 94 114 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 89.52% 77.03% 84.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 80 88
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £556 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Median hourly rate £27.31 £18.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.72% +7.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Bradford

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bradford

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bradford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Bradford

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bradford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 18 (48.65%) Scrum
2 15 (40.54%) Retail
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 12 (32.43%) BDD
5 10 (27.03%) Docker
5 10 (27.03%) Microservices
5 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) JIRA
6 9 (24.32%) RESTful
6 9 (24.32%) Open Source
7 8 (21.62%) Kanban
8 7 (18.92%) TDD
8 7 (18.92%) User Experience
8 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
9 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (16.22%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (16.22%) Domain Models
9 6 (16.22%) JSON
9 6 (16.22%) HTML
9 6 (16.22%) CSS
10 5 (13.51%) UML
10 5 (13.51%) Finance
10 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.51%) Android
10 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
10 5 (13.51%) User Stories
11 4 (10.81%) DevOps
11 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
11 4 (10.81%) Node.js

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.70%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) JIRA
2 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) YouTrack
General
1 15 (40.54%) Retail
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Architect
3 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Java Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Java Technical Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Business Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Designer
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum Master
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) RESTful
2 6 (16.22%) CSS
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) JSON
3 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
3 4 (10.81%) Node.js
4 3 (8.11%) Dropwizard
4 3 (8.11%) Swagger
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) CSS3
6 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.70%) LESS
6 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.70%) React
6 1 (2.70%) Struts
6 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) FMCG
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Android
2 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Scrum
2 12 (32.43%) BDD
3 10 (27.03%) Microservices
4 9 (24.32%) Open Source
5 8 (21.62%) Kanban
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (16.22%) Domain Models
7 6 (16.22%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.51%) UML
8 5 (13.51%) User Stories
9 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.81%) DevOps
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) Use Case
9 4 (10.81%) Workflow
10 3 (8.11%) Coaching
10 3 (8.11%) Prototyping
10 3 (8.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) ECMAScript
4 1 (2.70%) ES6
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Google
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.70%) Netezza
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Xamarin