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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 58 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.80% 13.21% 24.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.49% 18.92% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 14 36
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £326 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £457 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
211 148 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 79.32% 69.81% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 73 79
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.81 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 July 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 July 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 48 (41.38%) Scrum
2 38 (32.76%) Finance
3 26 (22.41%) .NET
4 24 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 23 (19.83%) C#
6 22 (18.97%) TDD
7 18 (15.52%) HTML
7 18 (15.52%) SQL
8 17 (14.66%) JavaScript
8 17 (14.66%) CSS
9 15 (12.93%) Project Management
9 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
10 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET
10 14 (12.07%) Java
10 14 (12.07%) Automation Testing
11 13 (11.21%) Visual Studio
11 13 (11.21%) Windows
11 13 (11.21%) Software Engineering
12 12 (10.34%) WCF
12 12 (10.34%) Python
12 12 (10.34%) Web Services
12 12 (10.34%) C++
13 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (9.48%) PRINCE2
13 11 (9.48%) jQuery
13 11 (9.48%) Entity Framework
14 10 (8.62%) QA
14 10 (8.62%) .NET Framework
14 10 (8.62%) MVC
15 9 (7.76%) VC++

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (1.72%) Drupal
1 2 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.86%) Jetty
2 1 (0.86%) Moodle
2 1 (0.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.86%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Agresso
1 1 (0.86%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) MySQL
2 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.86%) PowerCenter
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (0.86%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.17%) WebDriver
3 6 (5.17%) StyleCop
3 6 (5.17%) Selenium
3 6 (5.17%) NUnit
3 6 (5.17%) Subversion
4 5 (4.31%) JIRA
4 5 (4.31%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.31%) IntelliJ
4 5 (4.31%) TestNG
4 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.45%) Maven
6 3 (2.59%) Firebug
6 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.72%) MSTest
7 2 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.72%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.72%) HP UFT
General
1 38 (32.76%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Retail
3 6 (5.17%) German Language
4 5 (4.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.72%) Publishing
5 2 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Automotive
6 1 (0.86%) Local Government
6 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (24.14%) Developer
2 22 (18.97%) Project Manager
3 21 (18.10%) Analyst
4 13 (11.21%) Business Analyst
5 12 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) .NET Developer
6 11 (9.48%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (7.76%) Agile Project Manager
9 8 (6.90%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.17%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) Tester
10 6 (5.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) Software Support Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) ScrumMaster
10 6 (5.17%) Agile Coach
11 5 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.41%) .NET
2 18 (15.52%) HTML
3 17 (14.66%) CSS
4 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET
5 12 (10.34%) Web Services
5 12 (10.34%) WCF
6 11 (9.48%) jQuery
6 11 (9.48%) Entity Framework
7 10 (8.62%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 7 (6.03%) XML
10 6 (5.17%) LINQ
10 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (5.17%) HTML5
11 4 (3.45%) RESTful
11 4 (3.45%) CSS3
12 3 (2.59%) REST
12 3 (2.59%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (2.59%) JSON
13 2 (1.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
1 8 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (5.17%) User Experience
2 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.86%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.21%) Windows
2 7 (6.03%) Linux
3 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.38%) Scrum
2 24 (20.69%) Waterfall
3 22 (18.97%) TDD
4 15 (12.93%) Project Management
5 14 (12.07%) Automation Testing
6 13 (11.21%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.48%) PRINCE2
8 10 (8.62%) MVC
9 9 (7.76%) OO
9 9 (7.76%) Coaching
10 8 (6.90%) ITIL
10 8 (6.90%) Data Protection
11 7 (6.03%) Business Transformation
11 7 (6.03%) User Stories
12 6 (5.17%) Change Control
12 6 (5.17%) Test Scripting
13 5 (4.31%) Performance Management
13 5 (4.31%) Kanban
13 5 (4.31%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.83%) C#
2 18 (15.52%) SQL
3 17 (14.66%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.07%) Java
5 12 (10.34%) C++
5 12 (10.34%) Python
6 9 (7.76%) VC++
7 7 (6.03%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.45%) VB
9 3 (2.59%) VB6
10 2 (1.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.86%) VBScript
11 1 (0.86%) PHP5
11 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (3.45%) ISEB
4 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) ISA Server
1 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.59%) HP
2 3 (2.59%) Informatica
3 2 (1.72%) Adobe
3 2 (1.72%) Google
3 2 (1.72%) hybris
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (0.86%) Tealeaf
4 1 (0.86%) Talend
4 1 (0.86%) Zend
4 1 (0.86%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.86%) VMware
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