Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 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.

Agile Software Development
Hertfordshire > Rickmansworth
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 21.95% 27.66% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.00% 35.14% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Rickmansworth median daily rate £500 £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +47.06% +19.30%
10th Percentile £288 £470 £335
90th Percentile £604 £560 £345
Hertfordshire median daily rate £460 £440 £388
% change year-on-year +4.55% +13.55% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Rickmansworth median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £35.50

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Rickmansworth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 30 37 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth 73.17% 78.72% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 15
Rickmansworth median daily rate £325 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £213 £155 £346
90th Percentile £538 £530 £495
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £411 £385
% change year-on-year +0.30% +6.82% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Rickmansworth median hourly rate - £13.38 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.76% +38.10%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.38 £27.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -29.54% +31.36% -0.31%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Rickmansworth

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Rickmansworth

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Rickmansworth.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Rickmansworth

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Rickmansworth over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Mercator
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) JBehave
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Coach
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior VMware Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior WebLogic Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) ATDD
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Packer
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Dell
1 1 (11.11%) Mercator
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) VMware