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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 4.55% 3.92% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 4.44% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
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
17 45 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 77.27% 88.24% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 6
Average daily rate £368 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £283 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) MVC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
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