Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 15 November 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.

Software Delivery
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 31 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 9 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.49% 3.66% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 3.99% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
Luton median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £458 £425 £408
90th Percentile £515 £486 £543
Bedfordshire median daily rate £510 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Software Delivery 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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 238 301 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 92.25% 91.77% 88.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 221 166
Luton median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £256 £325 £283
90th Percentile £588 £625 £600
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £445 £425
% change year-on-year -5.62% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Luton median hourly rate £15.75 £50.22 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.63% +258.68% -
10th Percentile £15.63 £49.02 £11.59
90th Percentile £15.88 £50.75 £44.39
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £23.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -28.42% +69.64% -53.33%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Software Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Luton

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Software Delivery in Luton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Delivery in Luton

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Luton region with a requirement for Software Delivery.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Workday
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) hybris
5 2 (22.22%) Campaign Management
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Personalization
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) Contract Negotiation
5 2 (22.22%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (22.22%) JMS

Software Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Taleo
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Web Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Workday Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) EJB
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) JDBC
1 2 (22.22%) JMS
1 2 (22.22%) Servlets
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 2 (22.22%) B2C
3 2 (22.22%) Campaign Management
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Personalization
3 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Workday
2 2 (22.22%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (22.22%) hybris
2 2 (22.22%) Perforce
3 1 (11.11%) Talend