Period
to 4 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 4 July 2020 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.

Continuous Delivery
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 84 70
Rank change year-on-year +32 -14 -6
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 8 16 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.22% 1.12% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.33% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 19
Median daily rate £498 £450 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.68% -16.28% +7.50%
10th Percentile £392 £425 £413
90th Percentile £538 £657 £569
East of England median daily rate £525 £463 £538
% change year-on-year +13.51% -13.95% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Continuous 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 543 1,200 1,263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.52% 83.68% 81.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 637 684
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £213 £287 £208
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 58 89
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +37.12% -16.55%
10th Percentile £11.89 £10.87 £10.70
90th Percentile £66.00 £64.67 £45.25
Median hourly rate £23.08 £17.50 £17.32
% change year-on-year +31.86% +1.04% -45.02%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Hertfordshire

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in Hertfordshire

Continuous Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in Hertfordshire

Continuous Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +7 8 £498 +10.68% 1
Continuous Delivery
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) LAMP
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) nginx
1 8 (100.00%) Azure
1 8 (100.00%) AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Kanban
1 8 (100.00%) Laravel
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) BigQuery
1 8 (100.00%) GCP
1 8 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 8 (100.00%) React
1 8 (100.00%) Terraform
1 8 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) Node.js
4 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Demand Forecasting
4 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) nginx
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Azure
1 8 (100.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) BigQuery
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) React Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior React Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) LAMP
1 8 (100.00%) Laravel
1 8 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 8 (100.00%) React
2 6 (75.00%) Node.js
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) Kanban
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Demand Forecasting
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 8 (100.00%) Terraform