The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 98 69 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.80% 9.57% 11.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.11% 12.68% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 34 66
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £237 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
Agile Software Development
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
541 544 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.20% 75.45% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 273 289
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 29
Median hourly rate £42.65 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.58% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.05 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.40 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford -2 20 £375 - 12
Welwyn Garden City +9 12 £419 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -2 11 £450 +5.88% 3
Rickmansworth +5 8 £488 +43.38% 3
Welwyn - 3 - -
Cheshunt - 2 £490 -
St Albans -5 1 - - 7
Stevenage - 1 £365 - 1
Agile Software Development
East of England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 43 (25.75%) TDD
2 42 (25.15%) Retail
3 41 (24.55%) SQL
4 40 (23.95%) JavaScript
5 39 (23.35%) Java
5 39 (23.35%) E-Commerce
6 35 (20.96%) HTML
6 35 (20.96%) Finance
7 34 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (16.17%) Scrum
9 26 (15.57%) SOA
10 25 (14.97%) XML
10 25 (14.97%) C#
10 25 (14.97%) Microsoft
11 24 (14.37%) .NET
11 24 (14.37%) CRM
12 22 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (13.17%) DevOps
13 21 (12.57%) Waterfall
13 21 (12.57%) REST
13 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
13 21 (12.57%) CSS
13 21 (12.57%) SOAP
13 21 (12.57%) Project Management
14 20 (11.98%) Oracle
15 19 (11.38%) PHP
15 19 (11.38%) Spring
16 17 (10.18%) Selenium
16 17 (10.18%) Security Cleared
17 16 (9.58%) Pega

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (5.39%) CMS
2 6 (3.59%) Confluence
2 6 (3.59%) JBoss
2 6 (3.59%) MS Project Server
3 5 (2.99%) Apache
4 4 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.40%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.20%) Node.js
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.60%) Drupal
7 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.19%) MS Project
3 5 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.80%) MS Office
4 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (7.19%) Magento
2 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (6.59%) SaaS
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.99%) GitHub
3 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.80%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.80%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.20%) Boomi
5 2 (1.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) ATM
1 3 (1.80%) Network Security
2 2 (1.20%) HTTP
2 2 (1.20%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.38%) DB2
3 6 (3.59%) MySQL
4 5 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.80%) DbVisualizer
6 2 (1.20%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.60%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.60%) Redis
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (10.18%) Selenium
2 16 (9.58%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.58%) JIRA
3 14 (8.38%) Subversion
4 13 (7.78%) WebDriver
5 11 (6.59%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.99%) PHPUnit
7 9 (5.39%) Appium
7 9 (5.39%) Maven
7 9 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.99%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.99%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.99%) Gradle
9 4 (2.40%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.80%) Ant
10 3 (1.80%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.80%) Protractor
10 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.20%) JUnit
11 2 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (25.15%) Retail
2 35 (20.96%) Finance
3 14 (8.38%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.99%) Marketing
5 5 (2.99%) Billing
6 3 (1.80%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (32.93%) Developer
2 30 (17.96%) Project Manager
3 29 (17.37%) Architect
4 18 (10.78%) Analyst
5 16 (9.58%) Java Developer
5 16 (9.58%) Tester
6 15 (8.98%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (8.38%) E-Commerce Architect
8 13 (7.78%) Automation Tester
9 12 (7.19%) Selenium Tester
10 11 (6.59%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 10 (5.99%) Business Analyst
12 9 (5.39%) .NET Developer
12 9 (5.39%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
13 8 (4.79%) Agile Developer
14 7 (4.19%) Web Automation Tester
14 7 (4.19%) Web Tester
15 6 (3.59%) C# Developer
15 6 (3.59%) Senior Manager
15 6 (3.59%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.96%) HTML
2 25 (14.97%) XML
3 24 (14.37%) .NET
4 21 (12.57%) CSS
4 21 (12.57%) REST
4 21 (12.57%) SOAP
5 19 (11.38%) Spring
6 14 (8.38%) RESTful
7 13 (7.78%) jQuery
7 13 (7.78%) Web Services
8 12 (7.19%) Hibernate
8 12 (7.19%) WCF
9 11 (6.59%) J2EE
9 11 (6.59%) JSON
10 10 (5.99%) Behat
10 10 (5.99%) HTML5
11 9 (5.39%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET
11 9 (5.39%) Middleware
12 8 (4.79%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.19%) User Experience
3 9 (5.39%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.99%) EPoS
5 3 (1.80%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.80%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.80%) iPad
5 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.20%) FMCG
6 2 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.20%) IVR
6 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.60%) Psychology
7 1 (0.60%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.19%) Unix
2 11 (6.59%) Linux
3 4 (2.40%) Solaris
3 4 (2.40%) Windows
4 3 (1.80%) FreeBSD
4 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.60%) AIX
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) NetBSD
5 1 (0.60%) OpenBSD
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.75%) TDD
2 39 (23.35%) E-Commerce
3 34 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (16.17%) Scrum
5 26 (15.57%) SOA
6 24 (14.37%) CRM
7 22 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (13.17%) DevOps
8 21 (12.57%) Project Management
8 21 (12.57%) Waterfall
9 16 (9.58%) OO
10 15 (8.98%) User Stories
11 14 (8.38%) BDD
12 13 (7.78%) Coaching
12 13 (7.78%) Test Automation
13 12 (7.19%) Automated Testing
13 12 (7.19%) SDLC
13 12 (7.19%) Test Scripting
14 10 (5.99%) Document Management
14 10 (5.99%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.55%) SQL
2 40 (23.95%) JavaScript
3 39 (23.35%) Java
4 25 (14.97%) C#
5 19 (11.38%) PHP
6 4 (2.40%) C
7 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.80%) Python
8 2 (1.20%) Perl
8 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.20%) Ruby
8 2 (1.20%) Scala
8 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.60%) C++
9 1 (0.60%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.60%) Erlang
9 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.40%) ISEB
4 3 (1.80%) Degree
4 3 (1.80%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.80%) PMP
5 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.20%) MBA
5 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.60%) CISM
6 1 (0.60%) CISSP
6 1 (0.60%) HND
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.98%) Oracle
3 16 (9.58%) Pega
4 12 (7.19%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.19%) hybris
6 6 (3.59%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.59%) IBM
6 6 (3.59%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.80%) ATG
7 3 (1.80%) Google
7 3 (1.80%) Intershop
7 3 (1.80%) Percussion
8 2 (1.20%) Dell
8 2 (1.20%) HP
8 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.20%) Splunk
8 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.20%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.60%) Huawei
9 1 (0.60%) Sonatype
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