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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 28.79% 7.69% 37.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.30% 11.11% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
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£285 £608 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.08% +100.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £594 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £622 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
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
46 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 69.70% 69.23% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 16
Average daily rate £285 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £234 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £625 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle Database
3 8 (30.77%) ETL
3 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (30.77%) Informatica
4 7 (26.92%) PowerCenter
4 7 (26.92%) .NET
4 7 (26.92%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) REST
7 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
7 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (15.38%) WCF
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
8 3 (11.54%) Couchbase
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
8 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
8 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
8 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Database
2 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (26.92%) PowerCenter
4 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.54%) Couchbase
4 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (7.69%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) ERwin
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.85%) StyleCop
General
1 8 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Business Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Informatica ETL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) REST
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) OpenGL
5 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ETL
2 6 (23.08%) TDD
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.54%) System Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) Product Management
6 2 (7.69%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) C
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) VC++
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Informatica
3 6 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
5 2 (7.69%) Intel
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Coverity
6 1 (3.85%) Splunk
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) CommVault
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Welwyn Garden City
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Posted: 27 days ago