Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 6 months to 18 November 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 33 50 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 9.71% 11.82% 18.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 15.29% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 71
North Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £281 £258
90th Percentile £525 £479 £473
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.63 £30.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.87% -31.67% -18.18%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 264 327 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 77.65% 77.30% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 180 217
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £225
90th Percentile £488 £488 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 16
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.69 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.97% -8.20% +24.90%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.31 £12.00
90th Percentile £24.35 £38.65 £39.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in North Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in North Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in North Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in North Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -1 18 £375 +17.19% 18
Middlesbrough -2 4 £500 +48.15% 1
Skipton - 3 £450 - 1
Harrogate +3 1 - - 1
Selby - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 8 (24.24%) BDD
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) Scrum
2 7 (21.21%) TDD
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) .NET
4 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
4 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) Kanban
5 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.12%) JIRA
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.12%) Open Source
5 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
5 4 (12.12%) Node.js
5 4 (12.12%) Big Data
5 4 (12.12%) Capybara
5 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 4 (12.12%) Calabash
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Kibana
6 3 (9.09%) Ansible
6 3 (9.09%) logstash
6 3 (9.09%) Microservices
6 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (9.09%) Jenkins

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 3 (9.09%) Confluence
1 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Slack
2 1 (3.03%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Calabash
1 4 (12.12%) Capybara
1 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) JMeter
2 3 (9.09%) RSpec
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Automation Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Tester
5 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (6.06%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.03%) Ajax
5 1 (3.03%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.03%) Jest
5 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.03%) Laravel
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) React Native
5 1 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) CentOS
1 3 (9.09%) Fedora
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) BDD
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) Scrum
2 7 (21.21%) TDD
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.15%) Kanban
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Open Source
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.09%) ATDD
6 3 (9.09%) Benchmarking
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Microservices
6 3 (9.09%) Planning Poker
6 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) Ruby
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) ES6
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PMO
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
1 3 (9.09%) Kibana
1 3 (9.09%) logstash
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
1 3 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle