Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 28 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 +5
Contract jobs citing SDLC 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.25% 1.33% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.66% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Guildford median daily rate £450 £419 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% -2.62% -9.47%
10th Percentile £373 £299 £415
90th Percentile £475 £533 £445
Surrey median daily rate £475 £440 £430
% change year-on-year +7.95% +2.33% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - £47.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +111.11% -56.88%

SDLC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 230 181 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 86.14% 80.44% 84.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 117 113
Guildford median daily rate £463 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +11.84% +8.57%
10th Percentile £326 £219 £164
90th Percentile £588 £588 £500
Surrey median daily rate £475 £428 £428
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 21
Guildford median hourly rate £11.78 £19.63 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.97% -14.67% +21.69%
10th Percentile £10.16 £13.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £38.48 £40.00 £44.25
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.13
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.83% -25.36%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Guildford

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SDLC in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in Guildford

SDLC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SDLC in Guildford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDLC in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) Kafka
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 4 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (66.67%) Threat Detection
2 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (66.67%) Java 8
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) React
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 4 (66.67%) Kafka
2 4 (66.67%) Spring Boot
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) React
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Microservices
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Threat Detection
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker