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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 29 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.04% 6.59% 6.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 8.70% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £369 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +2.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £341 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £498 £434
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 £57.50 £40.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.73%
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
209 138 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 76.84% 75.82% 72.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 66 117
Average daily rate £350 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.91 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.90% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Kanban
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) User Stories
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 3 (17.65%) Selenium
6 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) RSpec
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Coach
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) Kanban
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) User Stories
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft