Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 32 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 19.75% 11.32% 17.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.77% 13.24% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 15
York median daily rate £450 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +17.42% -2.94%
10th Percentile £371 £250 £300
90th Percentile £535 £481 £450
North Yorkshire median daily rate £444 £409 £338
% change year-on-year +8.56% +21.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
York median hourly rate £16.45 - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.45 - -

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 147 136 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 90.74% 85.53% 87.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 107 85
York median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £177 £113 £111
90th Percentile £502 £453 £483
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +17.50% -2.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
York median hourly rate £14.73 £27.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.70% +10.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.55 £16.66 £13.60
90th Percentile £28.53 £39.09 £39.00
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.45 £13.45 £14.75
% change year-on-year +22.30% -8.81% -1.67%

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018, 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 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (21.88%) Web Services
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) Windows
6 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
7 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (9.38%) Spring
7 3 (9.38%) Coaching
7 3 (9.38%) Maven
7 3 (9.38%) Puppet
7 3 (9.38%) Microservices
7 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
7 3 (9.38%) Packer
7 3 (9.38%) Terraform

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 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SMS
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Maven
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Project Manager
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
4 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 2 (6.25%) Java EE
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) JSF
4 2 (6.25%) JSON
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) Dropwizard
5 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.13%) Kafka
5 1 (3.13%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Over-the-Top Content
1 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (6.25%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Scrum
2 5 (15.63%) DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
2 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.50%) CRM
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Coaching
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Microservices
4 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.38%) SOA
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) BDD
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) People Management
5 2 (6.25%) Service Design
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (6.25%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) Java 8
3 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Packer
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Coverity
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix