Period
to 19 June 2021

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 19 June 2021 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
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 57 85
Rank change year-on-year +1 +28 -16
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 9 6 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.33% 0.86% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.05% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
10th Percentile " £375 "
25th Percentile £472 £401 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £498 £445 £456
Median % change year-on-year +11.91% -2.47% -15.12%
75th Percentile £524 £491 £498
90th Percentile " £519 £676
East of England median daily rate £487 £525 £469
% change year-on-year -7.33% +12.00% -10.71%

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 594 573 1,152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 87.48% 82.21% 83.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 324 608
10th Percentile £263 £213 £282
25th Percentile £400 £313 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £566 £500 £525
90th Percentile £638 £575 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 28 53
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.67 £10.55
25th Percentile £31.69 £13.00 £11.17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £25.66 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +65.63% +42.56% +4.35%
75th Percentile £50.00 £57.88 £46.50
90th Percentile £56.50 £66.00 £66.20
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 £22.82 £17.50
% change year-on-year -18.93% +30.40% +1.04%

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
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 19 June 2021. 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
Stevenage - 5 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead +1 3 £498 +11.91%
Watford - 1 - -
Continuous Delivery
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, 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 (88.89%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) AWS
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) Laravel
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) Azure
5 3 (33.33%) BigQuery
5 3 (33.33%) GCP
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Social Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA

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 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Azure
2 3 (33.33%) GCP
3 1 (11.11%) Attraqt
3 1 (11.11%) CloudTest
3 1 (11.11%) SpeedCurve
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) BigQuery
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (11.11%) NeoLoad
2 1 (11.11%) WebPageTest
General
1 2 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (33.33%) Laravel
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) AWK
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Grafana
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
1 1 (11.11%) Dynatrace
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) hybris
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) New Relic
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP