The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Welwyn Garden City 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.90% 11.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.30% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 74.14% 80.56% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 21
Average daily rate £325 £406 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Agile Software Development
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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 25 July 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 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (45.45%) Business Objects
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Analytics
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 8 (36.36%) BusinessObjects XI
3 8 (36.36%) System Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 8 (36.36%) Data Mart
3 8 (36.36%) QA
4 7 (31.82%) Informatics
5 6 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) Retail
6 5 (22.73%) User Stories
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) Semantic HTML
7 4 (18.18%) Ajax
7 4 (18.18%) Web Development
7 4 (18.18%) Apple
7 4 (18.18%) OO
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) Product Management
9 2 (9.09%) Memory Management

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 8 (36.36%) Data Mart
2 8 (36.36%) BusinessObjects XI
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Business Objects Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Business Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) UI Programmer
5 4 (18.18%) UI Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modeller
7 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) XML
1 4 (18.18%) Ajax
1 4 (18.18%) HTML5
1 4 (18.18%) Semantic HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (9.09%) CSS3
2 2 (9.09%) Bing Maps
2 2 (9.09%) Sass
2 2 (9.09%) LESS
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) Dojo
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) XSLT
2 2 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 7 (31.82%) Informatics
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) System Testing
3 5 (22.73%) User Stories
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Product Management
6 2 (9.09%) Memory Management
6 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) SEO
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) XPath
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) VC++
4 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Business Objects
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) Intel
4 2 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter
5 1 (4.55%) Coverity