The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 80 77 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 32.79% 20.37% 14.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.04% 24.37% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 69 32
Median daily rate £488 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £546 £509
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 216 316 217
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 88.52% 83.60% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 989 554
Median daily rate £475 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £563 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 10
Median hourly rate £22.75 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £17.00 £15.35
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 Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Sheffield

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Sheffield

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Sheffield over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Sheffield

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 100 (43.67%) Java
2 70 (30.57%) CSS
3 69 (30.13%) TDD
4 67 (29.26%) Git (software)
5 65 (28.38%) Linux
6 63 (27.51%) JavaScript
7 59 (25.76%) Web Development
8 58 (25.33%) HTML
9 51 (22.27%) Unix
9 51 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (22.27%) User Experience
10 50 (21.83%) Relational Database
11 49 (21.40%) DevOps
11 49 (21.40%) Continuous Delivery
12 47 (20.52%) Security Cleared
12 47 (20.52%) Scrum
13 46 (20.09%) Web Services
13 46 (20.09%) Mac OS X
13 46 (20.09%) Test Automation
14 42 (18.34%) BDD
15 40 (17.47%) Mentoring
15 40 (17.47%) Configuration Management
15 40 (17.47%) Python
16 38 (16.59%) Ruby
17 32 (13.97%) Finance
17 32 (13.97%) Line Management
17 32 (13.97%) Front End Development
18 30 (13.10%) REST
19 28 (12.23%) Oracle
20 27 (11.79%) Web Design

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 10 (4.37%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (1.31%) CMS
2 3 (1.31%) Confluence
2 3 (1.31%) Drupal
3 2 (0.87%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.44%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.44%) Documentum
4 1 (0.44%) FileNet
4 1 (0.44%) IIS
4 1 (0.44%) Liferay
4 1 (0.44%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.44%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.44%) nginx
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (8.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.31%) GitHub
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.35%) HTTP
2 11 (4.80%) Internet
3 4 (1.75%) SSL
4 3 (1.31%) LDAP
4 3 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) FCoE
5 1 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.44%) Intranet
5 1 (0.44%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.44%) LAN
5 1 (0.44%) Multicast
5 1 (0.44%) NAS
5 1 (0.44%) SAN
5 1 (0.44%) SMS
5 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.83%) Relational Database
2 15 (6.55%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.80%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (4.80%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (3.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 7 (3.06%) MySQL
4 7 (3.06%) SAP BW
4 7 (3.06%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (3.06%) SAP HANA
5 6 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.62%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.31%) Big Data
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 67 (29.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.80%) Selenium
3 8 (3.49%) Subversion
4 7 (3.06%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.06%) JIRA
5 6 (2.62%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.62%) JUnit
6 4 (1.75%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.31%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.31%) JBehave
7 3 (1.31%) Maven
7 3 (1.31%) Mockito
7 3 (1.31%) NUnit
8 2 (0.87%) DbUnit
8 2 (0.87%) Grunt
8 2 (0.87%) gulp
8 2 (0.87%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.87%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.87%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (13.97%) Finance
2 20 (8.73%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.30%) Electronics
3 19 (8.30%) Manufacturing
3 19 (8.30%) Marketing
4 18 (7.86%) Banking
5 5 (2.18%) Games
6 3 (1.31%) Retail
7 2 (0.87%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (47.60%) Developer
2 66 (28.82%) Java Developer
3 29 (12.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 20 (8.73%) Analyst
5 17 (7.42%) Architect
6 13 (5.68%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 12 (5.24%) Product Manager
8 11 (4.80%) Consultant
8 11 (4.80%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (3.93%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.93%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.93%) Tester
9 9 (3.93%) User Researcher
10 8 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (3.49%) HTML Developer
10 8 (3.49%) Security Consultant
11 7 (3.06%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 7 (3.06%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (2.62%) Designer
12 6 (2.62%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (30.57%) CSS
2 58 (25.33%) HTML
3 46 (20.09%) Web Services
4 30 (13.10%) REST
5 17 (7.42%) RESTful
6 16 (6.99%) React
7 15 (6.55%) AngularJS
8 12 (5.24%) Node.js
9 11 (4.80%) HTML5
9 11 (4.80%) Spring
10 10 (4.37%) CSS3
10 10 (4.37%) jQuery
11 8 (3.49%) SOAP
12 7 (3.06%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.62%) XML
14 5 (2.18%) Apache Camel
14 5 (2.18%) J2EE
15 4 (1.75%) .NET
15 4 (1.75%) Angular 2
15 4 (1.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.27%) User Experience
2 15 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.68%) CESG
4 11 (4.80%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.80%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.93%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (2.18%) RIA
7 4 (1.75%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.87%) iPad
9 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.87%) Online Games
9 2 (0.87%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.44%) NHS
10 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.38%) Linux
2 51 (22.27%) Unix
3 46 (20.09%) Mac OS X
4 11 (4.80%) Windows
5 7 (3.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.87%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.13%) TDD
2 59 (25.76%) Web Development
3 51 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (21.40%) Continuous Delivery
4 49 (21.40%) DevOps
5 47 (20.52%) Scrum
6 46 (20.09%) Test Automation
7 42 (18.34%) BDD
8 40 (17.47%) Configuration Management
8 40 (17.47%) Mentoring
9 32 (13.97%) Front End Development
9 32 (13.97%) Line Management
10 27 (11.79%) Web Design
11 24 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (10.48%) Responsive Web Design
12 23 (10.04%) Prototyping
12 23 (10.04%) Service Design
13 21 (9.17%) Programme Management
14 19 (8.30%) Digital Marketing
14 19 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (43.67%) Java
2 63 (27.51%) JavaScript
3 40 (17.47%) Python
4 38 (16.59%) Ruby
5 21 (9.17%) SQL
6 9 (3.93%) Scala
7 5 (2.18%) PHP
8 3 (1.31%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.31%) C#
8 3 (1.31%) Go
8 3 (1.31%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.31%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.44%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.44%) ES6
9 1 (0.44%) Korn
9 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (20.52%) Security Cleared
2 23 (10.04%) Degree
3 21 (9.17%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.55%) CTC Cleared
5 14 (6.11%) BC Cleared
6 12 (5.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (3.93%) CLAS
8 3 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.44%) ISEB
9 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.62%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) FATCA
4 1 (0.44%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.44%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (3.06%) Docker
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.44%) KVM
3 1 (0.44%) NFS
3 1 (0.44%) SRDF
3 1 (0.44%) vSphere
3 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.18%) Puppet
2 4 (1.75%) Salt
3 2 (0.87%) Piwik
4 1 (0.44%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (12.23%) Oracle
2 25 (10.92%) SAP
3 4 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.31%) Adobe
5 2 (0.87%) HP
5 2 (0.87%) IBM
5 2 (0.87%) VMware
6 1 (0.44%) Bluefish Communications
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco
6 1 (0.44%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.44%) EMC
6 1 (0.44%) Google
6 1 (0.44%) Intel
6 1 (0.44%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.44%) Solace
6 1 (0.44%) Sybase
6 1 (0.44%) Vignette
6 1 (0.44%) Xerox
6 1 (0.44%) Zend
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