The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Sussex region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 20 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 18 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.00% 4.35% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.78% 5.88% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Average daily rate £288 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £34.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -5.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
205 153 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 68.33% 73.91% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 87 111
Average daily rate £350 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 8
Average hourly rate £20.02 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% +35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.50 £23.33 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Agile Software Development
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton 0 12 £275 -8.33% 11
Hove - 1 £325 -
Lewes - - - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
3 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.78%) MVC
4 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (25.00%) JSON
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (25.00%) Web Services
5 9 (25.00%) C#
6 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 8 (22.22%) XML
7 7 (19.44%) ITIL
7 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 6 (16.67%) Spring
8 6 (16.67%) OO
8 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 6 (16.67%) J2EE
8 6 (16.67%) Java
9 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (11.11%) BDD
10 4 (11.11%) DSDM
10 4 (11.11%) Scrum
10 4 (11.11%) VB
11 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.78%) MTS
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 3 (8.33%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Production Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (25.00%) JSON
4 9 (25.00%) Web Services
5 8 (22.22%) XML
6 6 (16.67%) J2EE
6 6 (16.67%) Spring
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.33%) WCF
7 3 (8.33%) COM+
7 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (8.33%) REST
7 3 (8.33%) Gherkin
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.78%) HTML
8 1 (2.78%) DCOM
8 1 (2.78%) CSS
8 1 (2.78%) Flash
8 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) MVC
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) OO
3 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.11%) BDD
4 4 (11.11%) DSDM
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Content Management
6 2 (5.56%) Load Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) VB
5 3 (8.33%) VB6
5 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) HP
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Perforce