Period
to 9 December 2019

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 6 months to 9 December 2019 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
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 41 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 37.96% 19.88% 15.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.05% 21.33% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 19
York median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £324 £372 £250
90th Percentile £598 £538 £444
North Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £444 £395
% change year-on-year +1.41% +12.34% +19.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
York median hourly rate £35.00 - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 91 150 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 84.26% 93.17% 86.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 108 107
York median daily rate £425 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +22.22% -3.57%
10th Percentile £275 £204 £113
90th Percentile £588 £513 £443
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
York median hourly rate £25.50 £11.79 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.38% -15.82% -44.00%
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 £13.23
% change year-on-year +11.48% +15.31% -9.57%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

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 6 months to 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the York region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 20 (48.78%) Public Sector
2 17 (41.46%) DevOps
3 16 (39.02%) Microservices
3 16 (39.02%) Azure
3 16 (39.02%) Node.js
4 15 (36.59%) Web Services
4 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 15 (36.59%) .NET
5 14 (34.15%) SOA
5 14 (34.15%) XML
5 14 (34.15%) JSON
5 14 (34.15%) PaaS
5 14 (34.15%) AWS
5 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure as Code
5 14 (34.15%) Blue-Green Deployment
6 13 (31.71%) Data Management
7 12 (29.27%) IaaS
7 12 (29.27%) SaaS
7 12 (29.27%) User Stories
8 11 (26.83%) Boomi
8 11 (26.83%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (26.83%) Co-Creation
8 11 (26.83%) Dell
9 9 (21.95%) Legal
10 8 (19.51%) User Experience
11 7 (17.07%) BrowserStack
11 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
11 7 (17.07%) Analytics
11 7 (17.07%) Functional Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) Azure
2 14 (34.15%) AWS
2 14 (34.15%) PaaS
3 12 (29.27%) IaaS
3 12 (29.27%) SaaS
4 11 (26.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (26.83%) Boomi
5 7 (17.07%) BrowserStack
6 6 (14.63%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (4.88%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Selenium
2 6 (14.63%) Gatling
2 6 (14.63%) JMeter
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (48.78%) Public Sector
2 9 (21.95%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Content Designer
3 7 (17.07%) Designer
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Digital Content Designer
5 5 (12.20%) Digital Designer
5 5 (12.20%) Service Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Content Designer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Digital Content Designer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Digital Designer
8 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) Node.js
2 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) Web Services
3 14 (34.15%) JSON
3 14 (34.15%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) hapi
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) User Experience
2 6 (14.63%) Blog
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) DevOps
2 16 (39.02%) Microservices
3 14 (34.15%) Blue-Green Deployment
3 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure as Code
3 14 (34.15%) SOA
4 13 (31.71%) Data Management
5 12 (29.27%) User Stories
6 11 (26.83%) Co-Creation
7 7 (17.07%) Analytics
7 7 (17.07%) Functional Testing
7 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 6 (14.63%) BDD
8 6 (14.63%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (14.63%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Project Delivery
9 5 (12.20%) Scrum
10 3 (7.32%) Project Management
10 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Dell
2 2 (4.88%) Informatica
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft