The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 49 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.15% 15.27% 24.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.38% 19.23% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 35
Average daily rate
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£395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £454 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
Agile Software Development
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 208 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 74.44% 79.39% 78.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 105 70
Average daily rate £420 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 28 1
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.88 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.66% -57.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 42 (41.18%) Scrum
2 31 (30.39%) Finance
3 22 (21.57%) .NET
3 22 (21.57%) Waterfall
4 19 (18.63%) C#
4 19 (18.63%) SQL
5 17 (16.67%) TDD
6 15 (14.71%) Java
6 15 (14.71%) Project Management
6 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.73%) Windows
7 14 (13.73%) Automation Testing
8 13 (12.75%) CSS
8 13 (12.75%) HTML
8 13 (12.75%) Software Engineering
9 12 (11.76%) C++
9 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 12 (11.76%) Python
10 11 (10.78%) OO
11 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
11 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.80%) QA
12 9 (8.82%) VC++
12 9 (8.82%) Coaching
13 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
13 8 (7.84%) Visual Studio
13 8 (7.84%) Freedom of Information
13 8 (7.84%) WCF
13 8 (7.84%) Data Protection Act

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.98%) Apache
1 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.98%) CMS
1 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.98%) Jetty
1 1 (0.98%) WordPress
1 1 (0.98%) Moodle
1 1 (0.98%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.98%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Optimost
1 1 (0.98%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) IaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) MySQL
3 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.98%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.98%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 6 (5.88%) Selenium
3 6 (5.88%) Subversion
4 5 (4.90%) JIRA
4 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.90%) IntelliJ
4 5 (4.90%) TestNG
4 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.92%) Maven
6 3 (2.94%) Firebug
6 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.96%) MSTest
7 2 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.96%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.96%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.98%) NUnit
General
1 31 (30.39%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Retail
2 6 (5.88%) German Language
3 3 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.96%) Publishing
4 2 (1.96%) Games
4 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Developer
2 22 (21.57%) Project Manager
3 15 (14.71%) Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Agile Project Manager
6 8 (7.84%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.86%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) ScrumMaster
8 6 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Software Support Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Tester
8 6 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Agile Coach
10 3 (2.94%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.57%) .NET
2 13 (12.75%) CSS
2 13 (12.75%) HTML
3 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
4 8 (7.84%) WCF
4 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.86%) Entity Framework
5 7 (6.86%) XML
6 6 (5.88%) Web Services
6 6 (5.88%) jQuery
6 6 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.88%) HTML5
7 4 (3.92%) CSS3
7 4 (3.92%) RESTful
8 3 (2.94%) REST
8 3 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (2.94%) JSON
8 3 (2.94%) Ajax
9 2 (1.96%) Spring
10 1 (0.98%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Freedom of Information
1 8 (7.84%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (5.88%) User Experience
3 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.18%) Scrum
2 22 (21.57%) Waterfall
3 17 (16.67%) TDD
4 15 (14.71%) Project Management
5 14 (13.73%) Automation Testing
6 13 (12.75%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 11 (10.78%) OO
9 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.82%) Coaching
11 8 (7.84%) Data Protection
12 7 (6.86%) Business Transformation
12 7 (6.86%) ITIL
13 6 (5.88%) MVC
13 6 (5.88%) Change Control
13 6 (5.88%) Test Scripting
14 5 (4.90%) Performance Management
14 5 (4.90%) Balanced Scorecard
14 5 (4.90%) CRM
15 4 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.63%) C#
1 19 (18.63%) SQL
2 15 (14.71%) Java
3 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.76%) C++
4 12 (11.76%) Python
5 9 (8.82%) VC++
6 7 (6.86%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.92%) VB
8 3 (2.94%) PHP
8 3 (2.94%) VB6
9 1 (0.98%) PHP5
9 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.98%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.96%) ISEB
3 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.98%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) ISA Server
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle
2 3 (2.94%) HP
3 2 (1.96%) Informatica
3 2 (1.96%) Adobe
3 2 (1.96%) hybris
4 1 (0.98%) Tealeaf
4 1 (0.98%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.98%) Talend
4 1 (0.98%) Siebel
4 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.98%) VMware
4 1 (0.98%) Google
4 1 (0.98%) Zend
4 1 (0.98%) Atlassian