Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 148 136
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Developer 42 58 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.94% 1.10% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.14% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 49 73
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £350 £318 £319
90th Percentile £491 £538 £488
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4289 5086 5947
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.03% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2846 3266 3970
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £226 £235 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 210 309
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.73 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.29% +0.96% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.23 £9.23 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.83 £25.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Agile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Agile Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Developer in Yorkshire

Agile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Developer in Yorkshire

Agile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Developer in Yorkshire

Agile Developer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +11 31 £425 -5.56% 4
South Yorkshire +13 9 £425 -5.56%
North Yorkshire 0 2 £368 +13.08% 1
Agile Developer
England

Agile Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Agile Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Agile Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (80.95%) Java
3 30 (71.43%) TDD
4 26 (61.90%) Git (software)
5 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
6 22 (52.38%) Jenkins
7 20 (47.62%) HTML
7 20 (47.62%) CSS
7 20 (47.62%) Scrum
8 16 (38.10%) Spring
9 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (28.57%) Open Source
10 12 (28.57%) Node.js
10 12 (28.57%) Microservices
11 11 (26.19%) JIRA
11 11 (26.19%) JUnit
11 11 (26.19%) SQL
11 11 (26.19%) BDD
11 11 (26.19%) Kanban
12 10 (23.81%) Docker
12 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
12 10 (23.81%) React
12 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
13 9 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (21.43%) MVC
13 9 (21.43%) REST
14 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
14 8 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (19.05%) RESTful
14 8 (19.05%) Linux

Agile Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (19.05%) JBoss
2 5 (11.90%) Confluence
3 4 (9.52%) GlassFish
3 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) GitHub
2 5 (11.90%) Slack
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
5 5 (11.90%) MySQL
6 1 (2.38%) Big Data
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.38%) Power BI
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Git (software)
2 22 (52.38%) Jenkins
3 11 (26.19%) JIRA
3 11 (26.19%) JUnit
4 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 5 (11.90%) Grunt
5 5 (11.90%) Jasmine
6 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (9.52%) Firebug
6 4 (9.52%) Gradle
6 4 (9.52%) Hamcrest
7 3 (7.14%) Mockito
8 2 (4.76%) Maven
8 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.38%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
9 1 (2.38%) Selenium
9 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.38%) TestNG
9 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Online Betting
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) CSS
1 20 (47.62%) HTML
2 16 (38.10%) Spring
3 12 (28.57%) Node.js
4 10 (23.81%) React
5 9 (21.43%) REST
6 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 8 (19.05%) RESTful
7 6 (14.29%) jQuery
8 5 (11.90%) .NET
8 5 (11.90%) Java EE
8 5 (11.90%) Spring MVC
8 5 (11.90%) XML
8 5 (11.90%) XSD
9 4 (9.52%) Java SE
9 4 (9.52%) JSP
9 4 (9.52%) Spring Boot
9 4 (9.52%) Web Services
10 3 (7.14%) Play Framework
11 2 (4.76%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (71.43%) TDD
3 20 (47.62%) Scrum
4 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (28.57%) Microservices
5 12 (28.57%) Open Source
6 11 (26.19%) BDD
6 11 (26.19%) Kanban
7 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.43%) MVC
9 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
10 7 (16.67%) OO
11 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 5 (11.90%) SDLC
12 5 (11.90%) SFIA
13 4 (9.52%) OOP
13 4 (9.52%) SOA
13 4 (9.52%) Software Architecture
13 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) Java
2 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Scala
5 3 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) Python
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) Groovy
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft