Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 24 February 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)
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +24
Contract jobs citing SDLC 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 4.26% 3.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
High Wycombe median daily rate £388 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.02% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £385 £360
% change year-on-year +0.65% +6.94% +21.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 73 50 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 77.66% 78.13% 76.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 36
High Wycombe median daily rate £335 £315 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.35% -6.67% +8.00%
10th Percentile £253 £106 £162
90th Percentile £483 £510 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 1
High Wycombe median hourly rate £27.50 £11.13 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +147.19% -69.10% +300.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.17 £35.50
90th Percentile £48.38 £42.10 £36.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.06% +26.59%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in High Wycombe

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in High Wycombe

SDLC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDLC in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) SOLID
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SSRS Developer
1 2 (50.00%) WCF Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) SOLID
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft