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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 40 34 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.04% 18.89% 33.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.30% 26.36% 43.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 67
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£375 £364 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +11.33%
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
197 129 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 74.06% 71.67% 78.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 60 122
Average daily rate £363 £363 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £266 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.89 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 28 (45.90%) Scrum
2 17 (27.87%) .NET
3 15 (24.59%) MVC
3 15 (24.59%) Finance
3 15 (24.59%) TDD
4 13 (21.31%) Project Management
5 12 (19.67%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) HTML
6 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
7 10 (16.39%) CSS
7 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
7 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
7 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
7 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
8 9 (14.75%) jQuery
8 9 (14.75%) Kanban
8 9 (14.75%) WCF
9 8 (13.11%) Line Management
9 8 (13.11%) User Experience
10 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
10 7 (11.48%) Change Management
11 6 (9.84%) PRINCE
11 6 (9.84%) Java
11 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
11 6 (9.84%) Web Services
11 6 (9.84%) NUnit
11 6 (9.84%) LINQ
11 6 (9.84%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 3 (4.92%) Node.js
1 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.84%) NUnit
2 6 (9.84%) Selenium
2 6 (9.84%) StyleCop
3 4 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (6.56%) LoadRunner
3 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.92%) Maven
5 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.64%) RSpec
6 1 (1.64%) Hudson
6 1 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.64%) Ant
6 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.64%) JMeter
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Project Manager
3 9 (14.75%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Agile Coach
6 4 (6.56%) Tester
6 4 (6.56%) Web Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Web Designer
6 4 (6.56%) UI Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Games Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Games Designer
6 4 (6.56%) iOS Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior UI Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) .NET
2 12 (19.67%) HTML
3 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
4 10 (16.39%) CSS
4 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
4 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (14.75%) jQuery
5 9 (14.75%) WCF
6 6 (9.84%) Web Services
6 6 (9.84%) LINQ
7 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.56%) HTML5
8 3 (4.92%) Spring
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (3.28%) Core Animation
10 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.64%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.64%) CSS3
10 1 (1.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Animation
4 2 (3.28%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) Xbox
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.92%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Scrum
2 15 (24.59%) MVC
2 15 (24.59%) TDD
3 13 (21.31%) Project Management
4 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
4 9 (14.75%) Kanban
5 8 (13.11%) Line Management
6 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
7 6 (9.84%) PRINCE
7 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.84%) Time Management
7 6 (9.84%) Build Automation
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (8.20%) User Stories
8 5 (8.20%) Web Development
9 4 (6.56%) Six Sigma
9 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.56%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) C#
2 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.84%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) VB
5 4 (6.56%) VBScript
5 4 (6.56%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 2 (3.28%) SQL
7 2 (3.28%) Perl
7 2 (3.28%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) PHP5
8 1 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Adobe
2 2 (3.28%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) Teradata
3 1 (1.64%) Perforce
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss