The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove 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 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 25.00% 27.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.27% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Agile Software Development
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hove region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 91.67% 90.91% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 7
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Hove

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Hove

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Hove

Agile Software Development
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 (75.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy