The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 1 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 168 78 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.21% 14.72% 11.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.78% 18.84% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 61 34
Median daily rate £475 £400 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +26.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £590 £368
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 £41.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year -1.77% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 367 414 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 79.09% 78.11% 78.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 281 215
Median daily rate £425 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £589 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -15.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in South Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in South Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in South Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 153 £475 - 20
Doncaster -1 4 £369 -22.36% 2
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 117 (33.05%) Java
2 82 (23.16%) User Experience
3 77 (21.75%) Git (software)
3 77 (21.75%) Linux
4 76 (21.47%) TDD
5 73 (20.62%) Web Development
6 72 (20.34%) Scrum
7 67 (18.93%) JavaScript
7 67 (18.93%) HTML
7 67 (18.93%) DevOps
8 64 (18.08%) CSS
8 64 (18.08%) Web Services
9 61 (17.23%) Service Design
10 57 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (13.56%) Python
11 48 (13.56%) Finance
12 46 (12.99%) Continuous Delivery
13 45 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 43 (12.15%) Configuration Management
14 43 (12.15%) Front End Development
15 42 (11.86%) Ruby
16 41 (11.58%) Security Cleared
17 40 (11.30%) Unix
18 38 (10.73%) Mentoring
19 36 (10.17%) Mac OS X
20 34 (9.60%) HTTP
20 34 (9.60%) Degree
20 34 (9.60%) Kanban
20 34 (9.60%) BDD
21 33 (9.32%) REST

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 16 (4.52%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.41%) Confluence
2 5 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (1.13%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (1.13%) Jetty
4 3 (0.85%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.85%) Drupal
4 3 (0.85%) nginx
5 2 (0.56%) IIS
5 2 (0.56%) Liferay
5 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.28%) Apache
6 1 (0.28%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.28%) Documentum
6 1 (0.28%) JBoss
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.85%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.85%) MS Office
2 2 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (4.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.95%) GitHub
2 11 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.13%) IaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.60%) HTTP
2 22 (6.21%) Internet
3 11 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.98%) SSL
5 3 (0.85%) LDAP
6 2 (0.56%) Intranet
7 1 (0.28%) FCoE
7 1 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.28%) Firewall
7 1 (0.28%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.28%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) Multicast
7 1 (0.28%) NAS
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
7 1 (0.28%) Skype
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.32%) Relational Database
2 18 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 15 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.54%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.98%) MySQL
7 5 (1.41%) Redis
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.56%) Big Data
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.28%) HBase
10 1 (0.28%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 77 (21.75%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.65%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.08%) Subversion
4 14 (3.95%) Selenium
5 12 (3.39%) JIRA
6 11 (3.11%) Maven
7 9 (2.54%) Mockito
7 9 (2.54%) TeamCity
8 8 (2.26%) jMock
9 7 (1.98%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.98%) Spock
9 7 (1.98%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.69%) EasyMock
11 5 (1.41%) Gradle
11 5 (1.41%) JUnit
12 4 (1.13%) Hudson
13 3 (0.85%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.85%) YouTrack
14 2 (0.56%) NUnit
General
1 48 (13.56%) Finance
2 31 (8.76%) Banking
3 18 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.52%) Electronics
5 16 (4.52%) Marketing
6 11 (3.11%) Retail
7 9 (2.54%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.13%) Games
9 3 (0.85%) Legal
9 3 (0.85%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (34.46%) Developer
2 72 (20.34%) Java Developer
3 32 (9.04%) User Researcher
4 27 (7.63%) Architect
5 25 (7.06%) Analyst
5 25 (7.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 23 (6.50%) Business Analyst
6 23 (6.50%) Product Manager
7 20 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (5.08%) Designer
9 15 (4.24%) Consultant
10 14 (3.95%) Project Manager
11 13 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (3.67%) Technical Architect
12 10 (2.82%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (2.82%) Senior User Researcher
12 10 (2.82%) UX Designer
13 9 (2.54%) Agile Business Analyst
13 9 (2.54%) Delivery Manager
13 9 (2.54%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (18.93%) HTML
2 64 (18.08%) CSS
2 64 (18.08%) Web Services
3 33 (9.32%) REST
4 28 (7.91%) Spring
5 22 (6.21%) RESTful
6 19 (5.37%) AngularJS
6 19 (5.37%) SOAP
7 15 (4.24%) .NET
7 15 (4.24%) Node.js
8 13 (3.67%) HTML5
8 13 (3.67%) jQuery
8 13 (3.67%) XML
9 12 (3.39%) CSS3
10 10 (2.82%) Hibernate
11 9 (2.54%) Java EE
11 9 (2.54%) JSON
12 8 (2.26%) React
13 7 (1.98%) Sass
13 7 (1.98%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 82 (23.16%) User Experience
2 13 (3.67%) CESG
3 10 (2.82%) CESG CLAS
4 7 (1.98%) Algorithms
4 7 (1.98%) Data Structures
4 7 (1.98%) RIA
5 6 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.13%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.85%) Fintech
7 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.56%) Blog
8 2 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.56%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (0.56%) NHS
8 2 (0.56%) Online Games
8 2 (0.56%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (21.75%) Linux
2 40 (11.30%) Unix
3 36 (10.17%) Mac OS X
4 6 (1.69%) CentOS
5 5 (1.41%) Windows
6 2 (0.56%) Android
6 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (21.47%) TDD
2 73 (20.62%) Web Development
3 72 (20.34%) Scrum
4 67 (18.93%) DevOps
5 61 (17.23%) Service Design
6 57 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (12.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 45 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (12.15%) Configuration Management
9 43 (12.15%) Front End Development
10 38 (10.73%) Mentoring
11 34 (9.60%) BDD
11 34 (9.60%) Kanban
12 29 (8.19%) Prototyping
13 28 (7.91%) Open Source
14 27 (7.63%) SDLC
14 27 (7.63%) Web Design
15 26 (7.34%) Psychology
15 26 (7.34%) User Stories
16 24 (6.78%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (33.05%) Java
2 67 (18.93%) JavaScript
3 48 (13.56%) Python
4 42 (11.86%) Ruby
5 29 (8.19%) SQL
6 14 (3.95%) Scala
7 13 (3.67%) C#
8 9 (2.54%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.69%) Clojure
10 5 (1.41%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.13%) PHP
12 3 (0.85%) ES6
12 3 (0.85%) Go
12 3 (0.85%) Groovy
13 2 (0.56%) C
13 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.56%) VB
14 1 (0.28%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (11.58%) Security Cleared
2 34 (9.60%) Degree
3 11 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.82%) CLAS
5 6 (1.69%) BC Cleared
5 6 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.85%) CCA
6 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.28%) CISSP
8 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.28%) ISEB
8 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
1 12 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.11%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) FATCA
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (5.08%) Docker
2 5 (1.41%) GlusterFS
3 4 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.56%) Xen
6 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) KVM
6 1 (0.28%) NFS
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.28%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.28%) SRDF
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (7.06%) Puppet
2 21 (5.93%) Ansible
3 19 (5.37%) Salt
4 16 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.41%) Kibana
5 5 (1.41%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.41%) logstash
6 3 (0.85%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.56%) Piwik
8 1 (0.28%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (4.52%) SAP
2 11 (3.11%) Oracle
3 7 (1.98%) Adobe
3 7 (1.98%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.13%) VMware
5 3 (0.85%) DevExpress
5 3 (0.85%) Ensighten
6 2 (0.56%) Bluefish Communications
6 2 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.28%) CA
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco
7 1 (0.28%) Cognos
7 1 (0.28%) EMC
7 1 (0.28%) Intel
7 1 (0.28%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.28%) NetApp
7 1 (0.28%) OpenText
7 1 (0.28%) Sybase
7 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.28%) Vignette
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Barnsley Borough Council
Rate: £33,437 - £36,379
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Barnsley Borough Council
Rate: £33,437 - £36,379
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago