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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 6 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 15.00% 6.67% 18.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.09% 10.53% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Average daily rate £325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +0.41%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 57.50% 63.33% 67.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 32
Average daily rate £450 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £387 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) FreeBSD
1 5 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (40.00%) OpenBSD
2 4 (40.00%) NetBSD
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) NUnit
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) OWASP
4 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (20.00%) MSTest
4 2 (20.00%) Splunk
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) MSTest
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
1 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) FreeBSD
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) NetBSD
2 4 (40.00%) OpenBSD
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) SOA
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
2 2 (20.00%) OWASP
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SOLID
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) HND
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, start 8 Feb
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Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, immediate start
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