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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 4 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 13 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 18.84% 12.50% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.41% 20.69% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £531 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%

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
58 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 84.06% 60.42% 62.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 7
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £9.23 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+225.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 17 (54.84%) DevOps
2 12 (38.71%) JIRA
3 11 (35.48%) TDD
3 11 (35.48%) BDD
4 10 (32.26%) Puppet
4 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
4 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (32.26%) OO
4 10 (32.26%) Ansible
4 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
4 10 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (29.03%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) Big Data
5 9 (29.03%) Retail
6 8 (25.81%) Maven
6 8 (25.81%) QA
6 8 (25.81%) Ant
6 8 (25.81%) OOD
6 8 (25.81%) Gradle
6 8 (25.81%) ATDD
6 8 (25.81%) Data Structures
6 8 (25.81%) Algorithms
6 8 (25.81%) Complexity Analysis
7 7 (22.58%) Analytics
7 7 (22.58%) Database Security
7 7 (22.58%) Middleware
7 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
7 7 (22.58%) Information Security
7 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
7 7 (22.58%) Information Assurance

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) GitHub
2 2 (6.45%) Trello
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) PowerCenter
4 2 (6.45%) Data Mart
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) JIRA
2 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.81%) Ant
3 8 (25.81%) Gradle
3 8 (25.81%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.45%) ERwin
4 2 (6.45%) FxCop
4 2 (6.45%) Moq
4 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
4 2 (6.45%) StyleCop
General
1 9 (29.03%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Applications Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Security Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Data Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Security Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.45%) AutoMapper
3 2 (6.45%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
3 2 (6.45%) LINQ
3 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
3 2 (6.45%) REST
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) WCF
3 2 (6.45%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) XSL
3 2 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Algorithms
1 8 (25.81%) Data Structures
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
3 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Contactless
4 2 (6.45%) EMV
4 2 (6.45%) EPoS
4 2 (6.45%) FMCG
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) DevOps
2 11 (35.48%) BDD
2 11 (35.48%) TDD
3 10 (32.26%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) ATDD
4 8 (25.81%) Complexity Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) OOD
5 7 (22.58%) Analytics
5 7 (22.58%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (22.58%) Data Analytics
5 7 (22.58%) Database Security
5 7 (22.58%) Information Assurance
5 7 (22.58%) Information Security
5 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
5 7 (22.58%) Security Architecture
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.90%) SOA
6 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.90%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) Clojure
2 6 (19.35%) Go
2 6 (19.35%) Rust
3 5 (16.13%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) F#
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) VBScript
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Ansible
1 10 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (32.26%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.45%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Forcepoint
1 3 (9.68%) Informatica
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.45%) New Relic
2 2 (6.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.23%) HP