The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
England / Yorkshire
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 657 688 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.42% 24.43% 22.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.89% 30.18% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 501 401
Median daily rate £413 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +75.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year -0.59% +16.95%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2280 2161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 80.97% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1542 1396
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Yorkshire

Agile Software Development
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 Software Development within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire 0 449 £400 -4.76% 208
South Yorkshire +5 168 £475 +18.75% 32
North Yorkshire +4 21 £385 -0.64% 37
East Yorkshire -5 2 £275 -29.03% 6
Humberside +1 1 £350 -14.63%
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 446 (35.59%) Java
2 320 (25.54%) Scrum
3 309 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 250 (19.95%) HTML
5 239 (19.07%) TDD
6 235 (18.75%) CSS
7 216 (17.24%) User Experience
8 200 (15.96%) Git (software)
9 190 (15.16%) Linux
10 187 (14.92%) SQL
11 172 (13.73%) Python
12 165 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
13 160 (12.77%) DevOps
14 146 (11.65%) RESTful
15 142 (11.33%) Finance
16 133 (10.61%) Jenkins
17 130 (10.38%) AngularJS
18 126 (10.06%) Kanban
18 126 (10.06%) Web Services
18 126 (10.06%) Spring
19 124 (9.90%) .NET
19 124 (9.90%) BDD
20 121 (9.66%) Open Source
20 121 (9.66%) Web Development
21 115 (9.18%) MVC
22 114 (9.10%) Ruby
23 112 (8.94%) C#
24 110 (8.78%) Configuration Management
24 110 (8.78%) HTML5
24 110 (8.78%) REST

Agile Software Development
Top Related 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 52 (4.15%) Confluence
2 30 (2.39%) Apache
3 27 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 15 (1.20%) CMS
5 13 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (0.72%) Mule
8 9 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (0.72%) SharePoint
8 9 (0.72%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.56%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.48%) Mule ESB
10 6 (0.48%) nginx
11 5 (0.40%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.40%) Drupal
11 5 (0.40%) IIS
11 5 (0.40%) WordPress
12 4 (0.32%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 21 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.72%) MS Office
2 9 (0.72%) MS Project
2 9 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.16%) InVision
4 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.080%) HipChat
5 1 (0.080%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.080%) SPSS
5 1 (0.080%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.080%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.080%) Primavera
3 1 (0.080%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.080%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.080%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.84%) GitHub
4 19 (1.52%) IaaS
5 12 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (0.88%) PaaS
7 8 (0.64%) Loggly
7 8 (0.64%) SaaS
7 8 (0.64%) Sumo Logic
8 7 (0.56%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.32%) CloudBees
10 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.24%) Office 365
10 3 (0.24%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 91 (7.26%) HTTP
2 42 (3.35%) Internet
3 20 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.72%) DNS
4 9 (0.72%) Firewall
4 9 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (0.56%) LDAP
5 7 (0.56%) SSL
6 4 (0.32%) SMTP
6 4 (0.32%) SSH
6 4 (0.32%) WAN
7 3 (0.24%) Intranet
7 3 (0.24%) SMS
8 2 (0.16%) LAN
9 1 (0.080%) FCoE
9 1 (0.080%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.080%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.080%) NAS
9 1 (0.080%) Network Security
9 1 (0.080%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (8.22%) NoSQL
2 97 (7.74%) MongoDB
2 97 (7.74%) Relational Database
3 85 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 67 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
5 66 (5.27%) MySQL
6 34 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 32 (2.55%) Redis
8 15 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.96%) Hadoop
11 12 (0.96%) Riak
12 10 (0.80%) Big Data
13 9 (0.72%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.56%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.48%) HBase
15 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 200 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 133 (10.61%) Jenkins
3 98 (7.82%) JIRA
4 75 (5.99%) Selenium
5 67 (5.35%) Subversion
6 46 (3.67%) Cucumber
6 46 (3.67%) JUnit
7 38 (3.03%) Grunt
8 36 (2.87%) Maven
9 35 (2.79%) Jasmine
10 33 (2.63%) Visual Studio
11 28 (2.23%) WebDriver
12 21 (1.68%) gulp
12 21 (1.68%) JMeter
13 18 (1.44%) Mercurial
14 16 (1.28%) TeamCity
15 15 (1.20%) Mockito
15 15 (1.20%) Vagrant
16 13 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (0.96%) Hudson
General
1 142 (11.33%) Finance
2 60 (4.79%) Retail
3 57 (4.55%) Banking
4 45 (3.59%) Telecoms
5 27 (2.15%) Marketing
6 19 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 17 (1.36%) Games
7 17 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.28%) Electronics
9 15 (1.20%) Publishing
10 12 (0.96%) Advertising
10 12 (0.96%) Back Office
11 11 (0.88%) Law
12 9 (0.72%) Legal
13 8 (0.64%) Online Betting
14 7 (0.56%) Billing
15 2 (0.16%) German Language
15 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.080%) Automotive
16 1 (0.080%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 561 (44.77%) Developer
2 201 (16.04%) Java Developer
3 133 (10.61%) Analyst
4 111 (8.86%) Business Analyst
5 104 (8.30%) Architect
6 68 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 63 (5.03%) .NET Developer
7 63 (5.03%) User Researcher
8 62 (4.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 53 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
10 51 (4.07%) Project Manager
11 48 (3.83%) Technical Architect
12 47 (3.75%) Designer
13 38 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
14 36 (2.87%) Tester
15 35 (2.79%) Scala Developer
16 34 (2.71%) Agile Developer
16 34 (2.71%) Senior Developer
17 32 (2.55%) HTML Developer
18 29 (2.31%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (19.95%) HTML
2 235 (18.75%) CSS
3 146 (11.65%) RESTful
4 130 (10.38%) AngularJS
5 126 (10.06%) Spring
5 126 (10.06%) Web Services
6 124 (9.90%) .NET
7 110 (8.78%) HTML5
7 110 (8.78%) REST
8 85 (6.78%) CSS3
9 74 (5.91%) Node.js
10 72 (5.75%) JSON
11 64 (5.11%) ASP.NET
12 56 (4.47%) SOAP
13 54 (4.31%) Hibernate
14 53 (4.23%) jQuery
15 46 (3.67%) Sass
16 45 (3.59%) XML
17 44 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 42 (3.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 216 (17.24%) User Experience
2 75 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 30 (2.39%) Algorithms
5 27 (2.15%) Data Structures
6 20 (1.60%) NHS
7 19 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 19 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.04%) CESG
8 13 (1.04%) Social Media
9 12 (0.96%) RIA
10 11 (0.88%) Management Information System
11 10 (0.80%) CESG CLAS
11 10 (0.80%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.72%) iPhone
12 9 (0.72%) Replication
13 6 (0.48%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.48%) Tandem
14 5 (0.40%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.32%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 190 (15.16%) Linux
2 75 (5.99%) Unix
3 51 (4.07%) Mac OS X
4 48 (3.83%) Android
5 41 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.71%) Windows
7 19 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.72%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.56%) CentOS
10 5 (0.40%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.16%) Solaris
12 1 (0.080%) AIX
12 1 (0.080%) HPUX
12 1 (0.080%) VMS
12 1 (0.080%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.080%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.080%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.080%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (25.54%) Scrum
2 239 (19.07%) TDD
3 165 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
4 160 (12.77%) DevOps
5 126 (10.06%) Kanban
6 124 (9.90%) BDD
7 121 (9.66%) Open Source
7 121 (9.66%) Web Development
8 115 (9.18%) MVC
9 110 (8.78%) Configuration Management
10 109 (8.70%) Service Design
10 109 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 105 (8.38%) User Stories
12 97 (7.74%) Automated Testing
13 96 (7.66%) Front End Development
14 95 (7.58%) OO
15 94 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 83 (6.62%) Project Management
17 82 (6.54%) Waterfall
18 77 (6.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 446 (35.59%) Java
2 309 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 187 (14.92%) SQL
4 172 (13.73%) Python
5 114 (9.10%) Ruby
6 112 (8.94%) C#
7 98 (7.82%) Scala
8 81 (6.46%) PHP
9 39 (3.11%) Bash Shell
10 28 (2.23%) T-SQL
11 25 (2.00%) Apple Swift
12 17 (1.36%) Objective-C
12 17 (1.36%) TypeScript
13 16 (1.28%) C++
14 15 (1.20%) Go
15 13 (1.04%) PowerShell
16 12 (0.96%) Groovy
17 10 (0.80%) C
18 8 (0.64%) ES6
18 8 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (6.78%) Degree
2 65 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.36%) ISEB
4 16 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 16 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.80%) CLAS
7 8 (0.64%) BC Cleared
7 8 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.24%) CCA
9 3 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.080%) APMP
11 1 (0.080%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.080%) CISSP
11 1 (0.080%) IIBA
11 1 (0.080%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.91%) QA
2 23 (1.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.64%) PMO
5 7 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.32%) FATCA
6 4 (0.32%) SDET
7 3 (0.24%) SLA
8 2 (0.16%) IFRS
8 2 (0.16%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.16%) WCAG
9 1 (0.080%) HL7
9 1 (0.080%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.080%) WAI
System Software
1 77 (6.15%) Docker
2 9 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.48%) vSphere
4 5 (0.40%) GlusterFS
4 5 (0.40%) HDFS
4 5 (0.40%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.24%) vCloud
6 3 (0.24%) Xen
7 2 (0.16%) XenServer
8 1 (0.080%) KVM
8 1 (0.080%) NFS
8 1 (0.080%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.080%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.080%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 78 (6.23%) Puppet
2 58 (4.63%) Ansible
3 53 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (2.79%) Salt
5 15 (1.20%) Nagios
6 14 (1.12%) Kubernetes
7 11 (0.88%) ZABBIX
8 7 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
8 7 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 5 (0.40%) Kibana
9 5 (0.40%) logstash
9 5 (0.40%) vRealize
10 4 (0.32%) SCCM
11 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.24%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.16%) CA Service Virtualization
12 2 (0.16%) Graphite
12 2 (0.16%) OMEGAMON
12 2 (0.16%) Opsview
12 2 (0.16%) Piwik
Vendors
1 74 (5.91%) Oracle
2 48 (3.83%) Microsoft
3 39 (3.11%) Google
4 27 (2.15%) Splunk
5 19 (1.52%) SAP
5 19 (1.52%) Zend
6 18 (1.44%) Adobe
6 18 (1.44%) Red Hat
6 18 (1.44%) VMware
7 17 (1.36%) MuleSoft
8 14 (1.12%) New Relic
9 10 (0.80%) IBM
9 10 (0.80%) Rackspace
9 10 (0.80%) SaltStack
10 7 (0.56%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.56%) Tableau
11 5 (0.40%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.40%) CA
11 5 (0.40%) Cognos
11 5 (0.40%) hybris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 4 months likely to extend.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £340 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day Rate flexible £500-550/day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £428 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Barnsley Borough Council
Rate: £33,437 - £36,379
Posted: 7 days ago
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Barnsley Borough Council
Rate: £33,437 - £36,379
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
TJ Peel
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago