Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 18 November 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 > Stevenage
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 20 19
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 14.89% 2.13% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.44% 3.70% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 1 9
Stevenage median daily rate £335 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.17% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £575 £413
90th Percentile £394 £625 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -11.43% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate £43.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £43.00 - £32.50

Agile Software Development 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 Stevenage with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 108 54 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 76.60% 57.45% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 46
Stevenage median daily rate £325 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -28.89% +63.64%
10th Percentile £193 £213 £263
90th Percentile £403 £625 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 19
Stevenage median hourly rate £40.00 £47.25 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.34% +119.51% +43.50%
10th Percentile £11.76 £12.86 £17.10
90th Percentile £47.25 £53.75 £41.95
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £29.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -39.50% +41.67% +30.43%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Stevenage

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Stevenage

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Stevenage.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 14 (66.67%) TDD
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (33.33%) VHDL
5 7 (33.33%) C
5 7 (33.33%) 3GPP
5 7 (33.33%) Wireless
5 7 (33.33%) WCF
5 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 7 (33.33%) LTE
5 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
5 7 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
5 7 (33.33%) Signal Processing
5 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 7 (33.33%) SDLC
5 7 (33.33%) SOLID
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (9.52%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) 3GPP
1 7 (33.33%) LTE
1 7 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) C# Developer
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Developer
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Developer
3 10 (47.62%) SSIS Developer
3 10 (47.62%) SSRS Developer
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) DSP Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Senior DSP Engineer
5 6 (28.57%) C# WCF Developer
5 6 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (28.57%) WCF Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (19.05%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 4 (19.05%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) WCF
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (19.05%) WPF
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) XHTML
5 2 (9.52%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 7 (33.33%) VHDL
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) TDD
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 7 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
3 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) SDLC
3 7 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 7 (33.33%) SOLID
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) C
2 7 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian