The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.16% 13.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 17.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £339 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.68% +0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+41.89% +2.77%
Agile Software Development
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 73.47% 75.68% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 22
Average daily rate £325 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 10 (52.63%) Business Objects
1 10 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Visualisation
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
3 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
3 8 (42.11%) Data Mart
3 8 (42.11%) System Testing
3 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects XI
4 7 (36.84%) Informatics
5 6 (31.58%) Retail
5 6 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 5 (26.32%) QA
7 4 (21.05%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Product Management
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
9 2 (10.53%) HTML5
9 2 (10.53%) Memory Management
9 2 (10.53%) Twitter
9 2 (10.53%) Bing Maps
9 2 (10.53%) Sass
9 2 (10.53%) LESS
9 2 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (10.53%) Dojo

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
2 8 (42.11%) Data Mart
2 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Business Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Business Objects Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) UI Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modeller
6 1 (5.26%) Product Manager
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) XML
1 2 (10.53%) Ajax
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) Dojo
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
1 2 (10.53%) HTML5
1 2 (10.53%) Bing Maps
1 2 (10.53%) Sass
1 2 (10.53%) LESS
1 2 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
1 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Visualisation
2 7 (36.84%) Informatics
3 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) FreeBSD
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Analytics
2 8 (42.11%) System Testing
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
5 3 (15.79%) Product Management
6 2 (10.53%) Memory Management
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) SEO
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.53%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Business Objects
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Twitter
3 2 (10.53%) Intel
3 2 (10.53%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Coverity