Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Acceptance Criteria over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Acceptance Criteria
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 20 33
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 +6
Contract jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 17 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 4.29% 7.05% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 7.94% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 2
Hounslow median daily rate £525 £468 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +24.80% -20.21%
10th Percentile £488 £393 £363
90th Percentile £578 £562 £388
West London median daily rate £510 £503 £450
% change year-on-year +1.49% +11.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - - £44.00

Acceptance Criteria 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 Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 351 214 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 88.64% 88.80% 89.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 124 162
Hounslow median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £235 £265 £256
90th Percentile £625 £575 £562
West London median daily rate £468 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +3.89% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 12
Hounslow median hourly rate £20.80 £12.74 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.30% -44.01% +26.39%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £10.99
90th Percentile £79.63 £135.36 £54.63
West London median hourly rate £37.50 £24.87 £21.00
% change year-on-year +50.78% +18.43% +10.53%

Acceptance Criteria
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

Job postings citing Acceptance Criteria as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hounslow.

Job vacancy trend for Acceptance Criteria in Hounslow

Acceptance Criteria
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Acceptance Criteria in Hounslow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Acceptance Criteria in Hounslow

Acceptance Criteria
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Isleworth -2 8 £538 +20.52% 1
Chiswick - 7 £525 -
Brentford - 2 £512 -
Osterley +1 1 - -
Acceptance Criteria
West London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 11 (64.71%) BDD
4 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) Pair Programming
5 9 (52.94%) QA
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 7 (41.18%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) CSS
6 7 (41.18%) Node.js
6 7 (41.18%) High Availability
7 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 6 (35.29%) RESTful
7 6 (35.29%) Video on Demand
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (35.29%) React
7 6 (35.29%) CircleCI
8 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
8 5 (29.41%) Video\Live Streaming
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) Kanban
8 5 (29.41%) Open Source
8 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (29.41%) User Stories
8 5 (29.41%) Docker

Acceptance Criteria
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Akamai
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
1 2 (11.76%) Yammer
2 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.76%) Hazelcast
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) CircleCI
2 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Gatling
3 4 (23.53%) Mocha
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) Mockito
5 2 (11.76%) Gradle
5 2 (11.76%) Hudson
5 2 (11.76%) JMeter
6 1 (5.88%) Appium
6 1 (5.88%) CocoaPods
6 1 (5.88%) fastlane
6 1 (5.88%) JIRA
6 1 (5.88%) Subversion
6 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.88%) Travis CI
6 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Product Owner
4 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Product Owner
5 1 (5.88%) Android Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Messaging Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum Product Owner
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) Node.js
2 6 (35.29%) React
2 6 (35.29%) RESTful
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (23.53%) Jest
4 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) Django
6 2 (11.76%) Flask
6 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.76%) JPA
6 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Sensu
6 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (35.29%) Video on Demand
2 5 (29.41%) Video\Live Streaming
3 4 (23.53%) User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) Blog
4 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (5.88%) Apple TV
5 1 (5.88%) iPad
5 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) BDD
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) Pair Programming
5 7 (41.18%) High Availability
5 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (29.41%) Kanban
7 5 (29.41%) Open Source
7 5 (29.41%) User Stories
8 4 (23.53%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Microservices
9 3 (17.65%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Release Management
10 2 (11.76%) OOD
10 2 (11.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Scala
5 2 (11.76%) Go
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
6 1 (5.88%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
2 4 (23.53%) Terraform
3 3 (17.65%) Grafana
3 3 (17.65%) Prometheus
4 2 (11.76%) Ansible
4 2 (11.76%) Kibana
4 2 (11.76%) logstash
4 2 (11.76%) Puppet
5 1 (5.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow