The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 25 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 6 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 10.17% 16.25% 19.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 16.88% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 13
Median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £331 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £448
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 £43.25 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +14.18%  

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 York with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
York
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 45 77 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 76.27% 96.25% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 58 56
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £41.25 £20.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.25% -47.36%  
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 York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in York

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in York

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in York over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in York

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in York

For the 6 months to 25 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 York region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 7 (46.67%) Use Case
2 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (40.00%) User Stories
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (13.33%) User Experience
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (6.67%) SOA

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NetSuite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) Laravel
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) React
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Use Case
2 6 (40.00%) User Stories
2 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) ES6
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle