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 18 September 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
18 Sep 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 33 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.93% 19.64% 34.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.51% 27.05% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 71
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£375 £364 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
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
205 122 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 76.49% 72.62% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 54 124
Average daily rate £350 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.88 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (48.28%) Scrum
2 17 (29.31%) Finance
3 16 (27.59%) .NET
4 14 (24.14%) MVC
4 14 (24.14%) TDD
5 12 (20.69%) Project Management
5 12 (20.69%) C#
5 12 (20.69%) HTML
5 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
6 10 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.52%) CSS
7 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
7 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
7 9 (15.52%) WCF
7 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (15.52%) Kanban
8 8 (13.79%) Line Management
8 8 (13.79%) User Experience
8 8 (13.79%) jQuery
9 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
9 7 (12.07%) Change Management
10 6 (10.34%) VB
10 6 (10.34%) Java
10 6 (10.34%) Degree
10 6 (10.34%) Build Automation
10 6 (10.34%) Selenium
11 5 (8.62%) Time Management
11 5 (8.62%) StyleCop

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (5.17%) WebSphere
1 3 (5.17%) Node.js
2 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.34%) Selenium
3 5 (8.62%) NUnit
3 5 (8.62%) StyleCop
4 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.90%) WebDriver
4 4 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (6.90%) LoadRunner
5 3 (5.17%) Maven
6 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.72%) JIRA
7 1 (1.72%) JMeter
7 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.72%) Ant
7 1 (1.72%) RSpec
7 1 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Coach
5 4 (6.90%) Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Designer
5 4 (6.90%) iOS Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Games Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Games Designer
5 4 (6.90%) UI Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior UI Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Web Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Web Designer
5 4 (6.90%) Tester
6 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) HTML
3 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
4 9 (15.52%) WCF
4 9 (15.52%) CSS
5 8 (13.79%) jQuery
6 5 (8.62%) LINQ
6 5 (8.62%) HTML5
6 5 (8.62%) Web Services
7 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.17%) Spring
9 2 (3.45%) Core Animation
9 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.72%) Sass
10 1 (1.72%) LESS
10 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Animation
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.17%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Debian
4 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Scrum
2 14 (24.14%) MVC
2 14 (24.14%) TDD
3 12 (20.69%) Project Management
3 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
4 9 (15.52%) Kanban
5 8 (13.79%) Line Management
6 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
6 7 (12.07%) Change Management
7 6 (10.34%) Build Automation
8 5 (8.62%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (8.62%) User Stories
8 5 (8.62%) PRINCE
8 5 (8.62%) Time Management
8 5 (8.62%) Web Development
9 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.90%) OO
9 4 (6.90%) iOS Development
10 3 (5.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) C#
2 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.34%) Java
3 6 (10.34%) VB
4 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.90%) VBScript
5 3 (5.17%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) Ruby
5 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.45%) PHP5
6 2 (3.45%) SQL
6 2 (3.45%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.72%) VB6
7 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe
2 2 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Perforce
3 1 (1.72%) Teradata
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft