The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stevenage region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.96% 6.25% 8.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 9.09% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £34.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -5.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 66.67% 68.75% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Average daily rate £413 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £259 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 18
Average hourly rate £9.50 £14.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Agile Software Development
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript