Period
to 18 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an Agile Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 173 162
Rank change year-on-year +28 -11 -42
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Developer 33 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.81% 0.44% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.46% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 24
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £388 £375 £388
90th Percentile £488 £488 £523
England median daily rate £525 £500 £494
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.32% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +16.88% -0.32%

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 3,883 4,744 4,135
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.89% 95.92% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,583 3,159 2,658
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £219 £263 £256
90th Percentile £550 £538 £545
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 178 129
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.56 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.35% +27.35% -3.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.63 £8.90
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.73 £29.03
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +8.09% -0.98% -1.66%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +36 28 £425 -5.56% 2
South Yorkshire -2 5 £450 +9.09%
Agile Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 26 (78.79%) Java
3 17 (51.52%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (51.52%) DevOps
4 16 (48.48%) Microservices
5 15 (45.45%) Spring Boot
6 13 (39.39%) Java 8
7 12 (36.36%) AngularJS
8 11 (33.33%) Docker
8 11 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (27.27%) TDD
10 8 (24.24%) Spring
10 8 (24.24%) BDD
11 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
11 5 (15.15%) Android Development
11 5 (15.15%) Android
12 4 (12.12%) JIRA
12 4 (12.12%) Drupal
12 4 (12.12%) PHP
12 4 (12.12%) Python
12 4 (12.12%) TypeScript
13 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
13 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
14 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
14 2 (6.06%) Kanban
14 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
14 2 (6.06%) Confluence
14 2 (6.06%) Puppet
14 2 (6.06%) Node.js

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 4 (12.12%) Drupal
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) BigQuery
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.03%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) Mockito
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) Spring Boot
2 12 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 8 (24.24%) Spring
4 2 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (6.06%) JSON
4 2 (6.06%) Node.js
4 2 (6.06%) REST
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Camel
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) CSS3
5 1 (3.03%) Drools
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.03%) LESS
5 1 (3.03%) OpenID
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) Sass
5 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) DevOps
3 16 (48.48%) Microservices
4 9 (27.27%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) BDD
6 5 (15.15%) Android Development
7 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.03%) Data Science
9 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.03%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (3.03%) Strategic Thinking
9 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) Java 8
3 4 (12.12%) PHP
3 4 (12.12%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Splunk
2 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.03%) ForgeRock
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft