The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 43 35 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.91% 14.64% 30.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.20% 21.34% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 81
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
Agile Software Development
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 164 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 69.25% 68.62% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 88 163
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 17
Average hourly rate £15.88 £18.92 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +11.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.73 £13.87 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £37.88 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -4 35 £375 +1.35% 12
Hove +2 1 £350 -6.66% 2
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 36 (40.91%) Scrum
2 33 (37.50%) .NET
3 28 (31.82%) C#
4 22 (25.00%) Finance
4 22 (25.00%) TDD
5 19 (21.59%) MVC
5 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
6 18 (20.45%) Project Management
7 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 16 (18.18%) WCF
8 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (15.91%) HTML
10 13 (14.77%) .NET Framework
11 12 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (13.64%) PRINCE2
12 11 (12.50%) CSS
12 11 (12.50%) Web Services
12 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
13 10 (11.36%) PRINCE
13 10 (11.36%) jQuery
14 9 (10.23%) Time Management
14 9 (10.23%) Waterfall
14 9 (10.23%) Kanban
14 9 (10.23%) Line Management
14 9 (10.23%) SQL
14 9 (10.23%) VB
15 8 (9.09%) User Experience
16 7 (7.95%) Selenium
16 7 (7.95%) StyleCop

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (3.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) JBoss
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.14%) Node.js
3 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.95%) NUnit
2 7 (7.95%) Selenium
2 7 (7.95%) StyleCop
3 6 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.68%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (5.68%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.41%) Maven
7 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.14%) JIRA
8 1 (1.14%) JMeter
8 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.14%) Ant
8 1 (1.14%) RSpec
8 1 (1.14%) Hudson
8 1 (1.14%) Selenium IDE
General
1 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Games
3 2 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (43.18%) Developer
2 15 (17.05%) Project Manager
3 12 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.23%) C# Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Agile Coach
7 4 (4.55%) iOS Developer
7 4 (4.55%) UI Designer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior UI Designer
7 4 (4.55%) Games Designer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Games Designer
7 4 (4.55%) Designer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Designer
7 4 (4.55%) Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Tester
7 4 (4.55%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.50%) .NET
2 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 16 (18.18%) WCF
3 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (15.91%) HTML
5 13 (14.77%) .NET Framework
6 12 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (12.50%) CSS
7 11 (12.50%) Web Services
8 10 (11.36%) jQuery
9 7 (7.95%) LINQ
10 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.55%) HTML5
11 4 (4.55%) WinForms
12 3 (3.41%) Spring
12 3 (3.41%) XML
12 3 (3.41%) WPF
13 2 (2.27%) Core Animation
14 1 (1.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) User Experience
2 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Animation
4 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.14%) Open Source
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Xbox
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) UNIX
2 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.41%) Windows
4 2 (2.27%) Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Debian
5 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Scrum
2 22 (25.00%) TDD
3 19 (21.59%) MVC
4 18 (20.45%) Project Management
5 12 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 10 (11.36%) PRINCE
7 9 (10.23%) Time Management
7 9 (10.23%) Kanban
7 9 (10.23%) Waterfall
7 9 (10.23%) Line Management
8 7 (7.95%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.95%) Change Management
9 6 (6.82%) Build Automation
10 5 (5.68%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.68%) User Stories
10 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.55%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.55%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.82%) C#
2 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.23%) SQL
3 9 (10.23%) VB
4 6 (6.82%) Java
5 5 (5.68%) VBScript
6 3 (3.41%) VB6
6 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.27%) C++
7 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.27%) Perl
8 1 (1.14%) PHP
8 1 (1.14%) C
8 1 (1.14%) Ruby
8 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (1.14%) XAML
8 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) ISEB
2 6 (6.82%) Degree
3 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (5.68%) Teradata
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) Adobe
3 3 (3.41%) HP
4 1 (1.14%) Perforce
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft