Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 22 January 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)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 22 32
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 +5
Contract jobs citing SDLC 10 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 3.17% 2.91% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.41% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Hounslow median daily rate £350 £500 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +7.07% -2.71%
West London median daily rate £475 £410 £495
% change year-on-year +15.85% -17.17% +32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +39.53% -

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 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 281 176 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 89.21% 85.44% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 94 179
Hounslow median daily rate £518 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.76% +1.80% -0.60%
10th Percentile £305 £216 £289
90th Percentile £611 £525 £513
West London median daily rate £460 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +8.24% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 9
Hounslow median hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.00% +25.00% -42.86%
10th Percentile £13.88 £8.50 £15.73
90th Percentile £46.99 £71.57 £33.15
West London median hourly rate £23.94 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.26% +11.11% -

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Hounslow

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in Hounslow

SDLC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDLC in Hounslow

SDLC
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 SDLC within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Feltham -1 4 £388 -22.50%
Chiswick - 4 £350 -
SDLC
West London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) React
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) ES6
3 2 (20.00%) Terraform
3 2 (20.00%) CircleCI
3 2 (20.00%) PMO
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Publishing
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Python

SDLC
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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (20.00%) CircleCI
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Online Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) React Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
1 2 (20.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (20.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) ES6
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Terraform
2 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata