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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 28.00% 23.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.43% 32.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.21%
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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 92.00% 71.79% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 9
Median daily rate £475 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 3 (21.43%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) CQRS
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Gradle
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) SQL

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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Gradle
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Programmes
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile UI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile UI/UX Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile UX Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web UI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) REST
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) CQRS
4 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (21.43%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle