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 28 June 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.

Agile Software Development
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 23.66% 18.95% 18.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.16% 21.17% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 22
Median daily rate £490 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £355 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £493 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.88 £42.25 £37.45
% change year-on-year +1.47% +12.81%  

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 81 137 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 87.10% 89.54% 86.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 387 435
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £306 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £1,000 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £98.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.21% +145.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

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 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 23 (46.00%) Scrum
2 22 (44.00%) Retail
3 16 (32.00%) Java
4 13 (26.00%) Open Source
5 12 (24.00%) BDD
5 12 (24.00%) Microservices
6 11 (22.00%) JIRA
7 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (18.00%) JSON
8 9 (18.00%) TDD
8 9 (18.00%) Docker
9 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (16.00%) RESTful
10 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
10 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
10 7 (14.00%) User Experience
10 7 (14.00%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (14.00%) Kanban
11 6 (12.00%) CSS
11 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (12.00%) Finance
11 6 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
11 6 (12.00%) User Stories
11 6 (12.00%) Scala
12 5 (10.00%) Domain Models
12 5 (10.00%) Legal
12 5 (10.00%) .NET
12 5 (10.00%) Android

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring 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 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) JIRA
2 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.00%) MSTest
5 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) YouTrack
General
1 22 (44.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Architect
5 9 (18.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Java Architect
7 5 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
7 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Agile Developer
9 3 (6.00%) IT Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Scala Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) JSON
2 8 (16.00%) RESTful
3 6 (12.00%) CSS
4 5 (10.00%) .NET
5 4 (8.00%) HTML
5 4 (8.00%) Web Services
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.00%) Dropwizard
6 3 (6.00%) Node.js
6 3 (6.00%) REST
6 3 (6.00%) Spring
6 3 (6.00%) Swagger
7 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.00%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.00%) Play Framework
7 2 (4.00%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.00%) JPA
8 1 (2.00%) WCF
8 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (14.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) FMCG
2 2 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Android
2 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Scrum
2 13 (26.00%) Open Source
3 12 (24.00%) BDD
3 12 (24.00%) Microservices
4 9 (18.00%) TDD
5 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.00%) Kanban
7 6 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (12.00%) User Stories
8 5 (10.00%) Domain Models
9 4 (8.00%) Coaching
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) DevOps
9 4 (8.00%) MVC
9 4 (8.00%) UML
9 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Use Case
10 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) Scala
4 3 (6.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) ECMAScript
6 1 (2.00%) ES6
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) PMO
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Google
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
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