Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 16 January 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)
Staffordshire > Stafford
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing SDLC 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stafford 7.50% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Stafford median daily rate £400 - -
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £294 £325
% change year-on-year +27.66% -9.62% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stafford median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 Stafford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stafford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 33 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stafford 82.50% 76.60% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 10
Stafford median daily rate £350 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.24% -2.31%
10th Percentile £100 £198 £224
90th Percentile £425 £493 £415
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Stafford median hourly rate £38.00 £95.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +265.38% +73.33%
Staffordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £13.28
% change year-on-year -34.00% +88.32% +10.63%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stafford.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Stafford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC 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 Stafford region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Core Data
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

SDLC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle