Period
to 16 July 2019

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 16 July 2019 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
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 37 34
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.10% 2.02% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 2.20% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Luton median daily rate £438 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.85% +6.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £419 £425 £420
90th Percentile £456 £515 £475
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £510 £450
% change year-on-year -14.22% +13.33% +1.41%
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 168 273 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 92.31% 91.92% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 215 189
Luton median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £309 £286 £275
90th Percentile £614 £588 £600
Bedfordshire median daily rate £465 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 1
Luton median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.89% +60.71% -72.22%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £16.58 £18.00
% change year-on-year +156.29% -7.88% -61.29%

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 16 July 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) NServiceBus
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) NServiceBus
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft