The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 13.97% 13.21% 7.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.59% 15.91% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 5
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 132 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 71.32% 83.02% 80.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 59 37
Median daily rate £394 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 23 (58.97%) Retail
3 19 (48.72%) XML
4 15 (38.46%) CSS
4 15 (38.46%) SQL
5 14 (35.90%) E-Commerce
6 13 (33.33%) Java
7 10 (25.64%) DB2
7 10 (25.64%) jQuery
7 10 (25.64%) User Experience
8 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (23.08%) WebDriver
8 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (23.08%) Selenium
8 9 (23.08%) Subversion
8 9 (23.08%) Marketing
9 8 (20.51%) J2EE
9 8 (20.51%) Unix
9 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
9 8 (20.51%) TDD
9 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
9 8 (20.51%) Magento
9 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
9 8 (20.51%) RESTful
10 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
10 7 (17.95%) QA
10 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
10 7 (17.95%) Document Management
10 7 (17.95%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (12.82%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Google Analytics
1 4 (10.26%) Google Apps
2 2 (5.13%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) DB2
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Selenium
1 9 (23.08%) Subversion
1 9 (23.08%) WebDriver
2 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Appium
3 5 (12.82%) PHPUnit
4 4 (10.26%) Axure RP
4 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.26%) JIRA
5 3 (7.69%) Ant
5 3 (7.69%) Maven
5 3 (7.69%) Protractor
6 2 (5.13%) JUnit
6 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.56%) Hudson
7 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 23 (58.97%) Retail
2 9 (23.08%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Automation Tester
2 9 (23.08%) Tester
3 7 (17.95%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 7 (17.95%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Mobile Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 19 (48.72%) XML
3 15 (38.46%) CSS
4 10 (25.64%) jQuery
5 8 (20.51%) J2EE
5 8 (20.51%) RESTful
6 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
6 7 (17.95%) Spring
6 7 (17.95%) Web Services
7 6 (15.38%) JSP
7 6 (15.38%) Struts
8 5 (12.82%) .NET
8 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
8 5 (12.82%) Behat
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (10.26%) CSS3
9 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) User Experience
2 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) RIA
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) E-Commerce
2 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
3 8 (20.51%) TDD
3 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
3 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
4 7 (17.95%) Coaching
4 7 (17.95%) Document Management
4 7 (17.95%) User Stories
5 6 (15.38%) BDD
5 6 (15.38%) MVC
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 5 (12.82%) SDLC
6 5 (12.82%) Web Development
7 4 (10.26%) Analytics
7 4 (10.26%) Information Architecture
7 4 (10.26%) Re-Platforming
7 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) hybris
3 4 (10.26%) ATG
3 4 (10.26%) Google
3 4 (10.26%) Percussion
4 3 (7.69%) Intershop
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Splunk
5 1 (2.56%) Sybase
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