Period
to 23 October 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 23 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.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 31 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 0
Contract jobs citing SDLC 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.77% 2.33% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.61% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Hounslow median daily rate £514 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.88% -15.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £275 £320 £489
90th Percentile £549 £442 £511
West London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - - £41.00

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 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 351 230 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 88.41% 89.15% 88.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 137 162
Hounslow median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £251 £258 £242
90th Percentile £625 £577 £562
West London median daily rate £464 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +3.06% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 11
Hounslow median hourly rate £20.80 £13.48 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.36% -41.41% +27.78%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £16.50
90th Percentile £79.63 £122.90 £57.50
West London median hourly rate £37.50 £24.19 £21.25
% change year-on-year +55.05% +13.81% +8.97%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Hounslow over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 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
Brentford -5 6 £513 +20.59%
Chiswick -12 1 £413 +37.50%
Feltham - 1 - - 1
SDLC
West London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Kanban
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (45.45%) Software Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (36.36%) Coaching
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Decision-Making
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) HBase
8 1 (9.09%) ATDD
8 1 (9.09%) Big Data
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing

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 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Flink
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) HBase
1 1 (9.09%) Impala
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Appium
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum Master
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Coach
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Web Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
1 1 (9.09%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (45.45%) Kanban
4 5 (45.45%) Software Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Coaching
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Decision-Making
5 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Scala
1 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cloudera
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore