The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 39.68% 28.21% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.98% 29.73% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 1
Median daily rate £388 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Agile Software Development
West 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 Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
61 74 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 96.83% 94.87% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 7
Median daily rate £400 £343 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +52.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +164.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.40 £45.00 £43.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 18 (52.94%) Mobile App
2 17 (50.00%) Android
3 16 (47.06%) User Experience
4 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 11 (32.35%) Mobile Development
6 10 (29.41%) Android SDK
6 10 (29.41%) Android Development
7 9 (26.47%) REST
7 9 (26.47%) JSON
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
9 7 (20.59%) Scrum
10 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
11 5 (14.71%) Black-Box Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
11 5 (14.71%) CRM
12 4 (11.76%) C++
12 4 (11.76%) Linux
12 4 (11.76%) TDD
12 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (11.76%) QA
12 4 (11.76%) Open Source
12 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
13 3 (8.82%) BDD
13 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (8.82%) JIRA
13 3 (8.82%) Service Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Broadband
1 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.94%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.94%) Hudson
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (8.82%) Law
2 1 (2.94%) Avionics
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Android Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Applications Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Programmer
4 4 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) CRM Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile UI Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior QA Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Android SDK
2 9 (26.47%) JSON
2 9 (26.47%) REST
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) Cocoa
4 1 (2.94%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (2.94%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Mobile App
2 16 (47.06%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.94%) Animation
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Android
2 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 11 (32.35%) Mobile Development
3 10 (29.41%) Android Development
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
6 5 (14.71%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (14.71%) CRM
6 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (11.76%) Open Source
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
8 3 (8.82%) BDD
8 3 (8.82%) Case Management
8 3 (8.82%) Service Management
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.82%) Workflow
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C++
3 3 (8.82%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) ANSI C
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCP
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Apple
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix
2 1 (2.94%) EMC
2 1 (2.94%) ION Trading
2 1 (2.94%) NetApp
2 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.94%) VMware