The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 36.84% 4.35% 15.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.84% 14.29% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £345 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £450 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +11.11%
Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 100.00% 30.43% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 10
Median daily rate £345 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of contract jobs across the St Albans 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 St Albans

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in St Albans

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project Server
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (12.50%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 3 (37.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (12.50%) Netezza
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata