The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 8.57% 11.46% 26.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.64% 14.47% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +17.36%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hemel Hempstead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 22 76 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 62.86% 79.17% 83.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 45 21
Median daily rate £350 £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Hemel Hempstead

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hemel Hempstead.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hemel Hempstead

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Hemel Hempstead.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Tandem
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft