Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 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.

Software Delivery
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 29 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +43
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.33% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Guildford median daily rate £350 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
Surrey median daily rate £425 £493 £450
% change year-on-year -13.71% +9.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - - -

Software Delivery 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 165 163 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 73.33% 75.12% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 94 86
Guildford median daily rate £425 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% +12.14% -4.76%
10th Percentile £186 £139 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £488
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 5
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 £17.40 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -53.60% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.20 £10.75 £21.08
90th Percentile £20.55 £41.70 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38% -2.26%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Guildford

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Delivery in Guildford

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Software Delivery.

1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification

Software Delivery
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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft