Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 25 34
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 +5
Contract jobs citing SDLC 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.19% 2.88% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 3.47% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Hounslow median daily rate £515 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.18% +6.25% +9.59%
West London median daily rate £500 £435 £495
% change year-on-year +14.94% -12.12% +31.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - -14.63% -

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 285 173 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 89.06% 83.17% 89.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 78 176
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -8.57% +8.02%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £263
90th Percentile £578 £538 £574
West London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 9
Hounslow median hourly rate £30.00 £28.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +27.78% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.60 £12.62 £15.28
90th Percentile £44.15 £115.63 £52.00
West London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +94.44% -5.26%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -3 3 £515 +20.47%
Chiswick -11 1 £413 +37.50%
Osterley - 1 - -
SDLC
West London

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Decision-Making
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Appium
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum Master
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Web Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Decision-Making
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft