Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 24 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 > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 14.18% 28.03% 12.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.27% 32.59% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 8
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £525 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +11.84% +33.33%
10th Percentile £420 £260 £263
90th Percentile £538 £680 £565
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -11.43% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate - - £47.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £43.00 - £47.50

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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 104 135 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 77.61% 85.99% 86.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 84 47
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £414 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.65% +9.68% +35.37%
10th Percentile £162 £255 £244
90th Percentile £550 £593 £600
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.70% -57.89% +193.21%
10th Percentile £13.41 £18.80 £15.63
90th Percentile £17.63 £29.20 £134.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Welwyn Garden City

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Welwyn Garden City

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Welwyn Garden City over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Welwyn Garden City

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (42.11%) BDD
3 8 (42.11%) Microservices
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Kanban
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) QA
6 5 (26.32%) Spring
7 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (21.05%) RESTful
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
8 3 (15.79%) Loose Coupling
8 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
8 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (15.79%) Grunt
8 3 (15.79%) Play Framework
8 3 (15.79%) Scalatra
8 3 (15.79%) New Relic
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5
8 3 (15.79%) Big Data

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) Grunt
1 3 (15.79%) gulp
1 3 (15.79%) IntelliJ
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Database Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Product Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Information Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) Spring
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (21.05%) RESTful
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) Dropwizard
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Hystrix
4 3 (15.79%) Play Framework
4 3 (15.79%) React
4 3 (15.79%) Scalatra
4 3 (15.79%) Spark Streaming
4 3 (15.79%) Spring Boot
4 3 (15.79%) Spring Cloud
5 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (42.11%) BDD
3 8 (42.11%) Microservices
4 7 (36.84%) Kanban
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
6 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
6 3 (15.79%) Loose Coupling
6 3 (15.79%) Refactoring
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) SOLID
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Groovy
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) New Relic