The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 1 August 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 West 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 36 19 4
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 23 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.43% 5.79% 14.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 8.01% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 76
Average daily rate
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£415 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £348 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
256 287 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 69.19% 72.29% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 200 294
Average daily rate £325 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 8
Average hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -6 3 £388 +19.23% 4
Horsham - 2 £320 - 1
Lancing - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 12 (40.00%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 9 (30.00%) jQuery
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) .NET
4 8 (26.67%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (23.33%) CSS
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (20.00%) Marketing
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (16.67%) Business Development
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.67%) WCF
7 5 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (16.67%) REST
7 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) Workflow
8 4 (13.33%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Italian Language
3 3 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Project Manager
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 9 (30.00%) Software Manager
3 9 (30.00%) Software Project Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Software Development Project Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Development Manager
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) jQuery
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.67%) WCF
3 5 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) LINQ
4 1 (3.33%) Grails
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.33%) AppFabric
4 1 (3.33%) XHTML
4 1 (3.33%) J2EE
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) JSP
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) XSLT
4 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Blog
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Social Network
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Android
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Business Development
4 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Workflow
5 4 (13.33%) Budget Control
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) User Stories
7 2 (6.67%) Content Management
7 2 (6.67%) User Experience Design
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Android Development
7 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.67%) Web Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
5 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle