Period
to 21 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 152 138
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Developer 33 34 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.76% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.79% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 61
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £320
90th Percentile £488 £488 £538
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +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 4,765 4,302 5,193
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 96.76% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,199 2,847 3,332
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £222 £250
90th Percentile £550 £545 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 143 198
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +3.70%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £9.48
90th Percentile £35.68 £38.58 £29.88
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.50

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 -6 25 £420 -1.18% 2
South Yorkshire -1 8 £475 +2.70%
Agile Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, Agile Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Agile Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) Java
3 17 (51.52%) Docker
4 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 14 (42.42%) HTML
6 13 (39.39%) CSS
7 11 (33.33%) C#
7 11 (33.33%) TDD
7 11 (33.33%) Python
8 10 (30.30%) OO
8 10 (30.30%) Selenium
8 10 (30.30%) Degree
8 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
8 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
8 10 (30.30%) Kafka
8 10 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (27.27%) Java 8
9 9 (27.27%) DevOps
9 9 (27.27%) Microservices
10 8 (24.24%) Spring
11 7 (21.21%) Spring Boot
11 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
11 7 (21.21%) HTML5
12 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
12 6 (18.18%) CSS3
12 6 (18.18%) React
13 5 (15.15%) Dropwizard
13 5 (15.15%) IntelliJ
13 5 (15.15%) BDD
13 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering

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 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (3.03%) nginx
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Heroku
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Redis
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) IntelliJ
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.03%) Grunt
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 10 (30.30%) Kafka
4 8 (24.24%) Spring
5 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
5 7 (21.21%) HTML5
5 7 (21.21%) Spring Boot
6 6 (18.18%) CSS3
6 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 6 (18.18%) React
7 5 (15.15%) Dropwizard
8 4 (12.12%) Node.js
9 2 (6.06%) .NET
9 2 (6.06%) JMS
10 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (3.03%) JPA
10 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (3.03%) Web Services
10 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 10 (30.30%) OO
3 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
4 9 (27.27%) DevOps
4 9 (27.27%) Microservices
5 5 (15.15%) BDD
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Kanban
7 1 (3.03%) Open Source
7 1 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.03%) RUP
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) SDLC
7 1 (3.03%) System Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) Python
4 9 (27.27%) Java 8
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) Kotlin
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
1 1 (3.03%) Cobbler
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) IBM
1 1 (3.03%) Informatica
1 1 (3.03%) TIBCO