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 29 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 98 82 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 28.74% 18.55% 11.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.51% 22.47% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 73 39
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +28.78%  
10th Percentile £325 £363 £300
90th Percentile £575 £535 £492
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -1.17% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £45.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.75 - £175.00

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 284 365 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.28% 82.58% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 1080 710
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
10th Percentile £313 £306 £263
90th Percentile £706 £544 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £365
% change year-on-year -1.17% +16.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.75 £20.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.97% +64.00%  
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.20 £7.70
90th Percentile £45.75 £23.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £17.69 £17.25
% change year-on-year -13.78% +2.53%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 29 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 29 June 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 +2 81 £475 +11.76% 45
Doncaster -2 5 £380 +24.59% 1
Rotherham +4 2 £400 +33.33% 2
Agile Software Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 113 (43.30%) Java
2 76 (29.12%) TDD
3 74 (28.35%) Git (software)
4 73 (27.97%) JavaScript
4 73 (27.97%) CSS
5 71 (27.20%) Linux
6 62 (23.75%) Web Development
7 60 (22.99%) HTML
8 57 (21.84%) Scrum
9 55 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (20.69%) User Experience
10 54 (20.69%) Unix
11 53 (20.31%) Web Services
11 53 (20.31%) DevOps
12 52 (19.92%) Relational Database
12 52 (19.92%) Security Cleared
13 50 (19.16%) Test Automation
13 50 (19.16%) Continuous Delivery
14 49 (18.77%) Mac OS X
15 46 (17.62%) BDD
16 42 (16.09%) Configuration Management
16 42 (16.09%) Python
17 41 (15.71%) Ruby
17 41 (15.71%) Mentoring
18 37 (14.18%) Finance
19 33 (12.64%) Line Management
19 33 (12.64%) Front End Development
20 32 (12.26%) REST
20 32 (12.26%) Oracle
21 29 (11.11%) Web Design

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring 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 11 (4.21%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.53%) Confluence
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.15%) Apache
3 3 (1.15%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (1.15%) CMS
3 3 (1.15%) Drupal
4 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.38%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.38%) Documentum
4 1 (0.38%) FileNet
4 1 (0.38%) IIS
4 1 (0.38%) JBoss
4 1 (0.38%) Liferay
4 1 (0.38%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (7.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.53%) GitHub
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.34%) HTTP
2 11 (4.21%) Internet
3 4 (1.53%) SSL
4 3 (1.15%) LDAP
4 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.77%) Skype
6 1 (0.38%) FCoE
6 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.38%) Intranet
6 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
6 1 (0.38%) Multicast
6 1 (0.38%) NAS
6 1 (0.38%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) SMS
6 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.92%) Relational Database
2 16 (6.13%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.36%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.21%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (2.68%) MySQL
6 7 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.68%) SAP BW
6 7 (2.68%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (2.68%) SAP HANA
7 6 (2.30%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.30%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.53%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 74 (28.35%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.60%) Selenium
3 11 (4.21%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.83%) Subversion
5 8 (3.07%) JIRA
6 7 (2.68%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.68%) JUnit
7 5 (1.92%) Maven
7 5 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (1.53%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.15%) Gradle
9 3 (1.15%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.15%) JBehave
9 3 (1.15%) Mockito
9 3 (1.15%) NUnit
9 3 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.77%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.77%) jMock
10 2 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (14.18%) Finance
2 20 (7.66%) Manufacturing
2 20 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.28%) Banking
3 19 (7.28%) Electronics
3 19 (7.28%) Marketing
4 5 (1.92%) Games
5 3 (1.15%) Retail
6 2 (0.77%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.77%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (47.89%) Developer
2 74 (28.35%) Java Developer
3 30 (11.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 24 (9.20%) Analyst
5 19 (7.28%) Architect
6 14 (5.36%) Consultant
6 14 (5.36%) Product Manager
7 13 (4.98%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 13 (4.98%) Project Manager
8 12 (4.60%) Business Analyst
9 11 (4.21%) Delivery Manager
10 10 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (3.45%) Security Consultant
11 9 (3.45%) Tester
11 9 (3.45%) User Researcher
12 8 (3.07%) HTML Developer
12 8 (3.07%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (2.68%) Cybersecurity Consultant
14 6 (2.30%) Agile Delivery Manager
14 6 (2.30%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (27.97%) CSS
2 60 (22.99%) HTML
3 53 (20.31%) Web Services
4 32 (12.26%) REST
5 20 (7.66%) RESTful
5 20 (7.66%) Spring
6 19 (7.28%) AngularJS
6 19 (7.28%) React
7 12 (4.60%) Node.js
7 12 (4.60%) XML
8 11 (4.21%) SOAP
9 10 (3.83%) HTML5
9 10 (3.83%) jQuery
10 9 (3.45%) .NET
10 9 (3.45%) CSS3
10 9 (3.45%) J2EE
10 9 (3.45%) JSON
11 8 (3.07%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.68%) Apache Camel
12 7 (2.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (20.69%) User Experience
2 17 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.51%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.98%) CESG
4 11 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.45%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (1.92%) RIA
7 4 (1.53%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.53%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.77%) iPad
9 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.77%) Online Games
9 2 (0.77%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.38%) NHS
10 1 (0.38%) PMI
10 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (27.20%) Linux
2 54 (20.69%) Unix
3 49 (18.77%) Mac OS X
4 11 (4.21%) Windows
5 7 (2.68%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.77%) Android
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (29.12%) TDD
2 62 (23.75%) Web Development
3 57 (21.84%) Scrum
4 55 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (20.31%) DevOps
6 50 (19.16%) Continuous Delivery
6 50 (19.16%) Test Automation
7 46 (17.62%) BDD
8 42 (16.09%) Configuration Management
9 41 (15.71%) Mentoring
10 33 (12.64%) Front End Development
10 33 (12.64%) Line Management
11 29 (11.11%) Web Design
12 26 (9.96%) Responsive Web Design
13 25 (9.58%) Service Design
14 24 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (9.20%) Prototyping
15 22 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (8.05%) Programme Management
17 20 (7.66%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 113 (43.30%) Java
2 73 (27.97%) JavaScript
3 42 (16.09%) Python
4 41 (15.71%) Ruby
5 24 (9.20%) SQL
6 9 (3.45%) Scala
7 6 (2.30%) C#
8 4 (1.53%) PHP
8 4 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.15%) Go
9 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.38%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.38%) ES6
10 1 (0.38%) Korn
10 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (19.92%) Security Cleared
2 23 (8.81%) Degree
3 21 (8.05%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.75%) CTC Cleared
5 14 (5.36%) BC Cleared
6 12 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (3.45%) CLAS
8 3 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.38%) ISEB
10 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.38%) PMP
10 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.68%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) FATCA
4 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.38%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (2.68%) Docker
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.38%) KVM
3 1 (0.38%) NFS
3 1 (0.38%) SRDF
3 1 (0.38%) vSphere
3 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.92%) Puppet
2 4 (1.53%) Salt
3 2 (0.77%) Piwik
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 32 (12.26%) Oracle
2 25 (9.58%) SAP
3 6 (2.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.15%) Adobe
5 2 (0.77%) HP
5 2 (0.77%) IBM
5 2 (0.77%) VMware
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco
6 1 (0.38%) EMC
6 1 (0.38%) Google
6 1 (0.38%) Intel
6 1 (0.38%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.38%) NetApp
6 1 (0.38%) OpenText
6 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.38%) Sybase
6 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.38%) Vignette
6 1 (0.38%) Zend
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