The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
South East / Sussex
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 40.00% 29.17% 20.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 80.00% 35.00% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £360 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £432 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +24.30%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 50.00% 83.33% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 7
Median daily rate £450 £300 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £206 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £444 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex 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 Sussex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (50.00%) Confluence
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) OrientDB
5 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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 5 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) OrientDB
1 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 5 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 5 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer in Test
3 2 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Coach
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) BDD
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Market Research
2 1 (10.00%) Microservices
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Psychology
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) APMP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle