Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 75 76 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 20.89% 22.89% 17.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.75% 27.05% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 63
Brighton median daily rate £463 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -17.65% +30.77%
10th Percentile £324 £228 £220
90th Percentile £613 £475 £550
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Brighton median hourly rate - £42.00 -
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.00 -

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 303 281 306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 84.40% 84.64% 77.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 175 189
Brighton median daily rate £388 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £210 £213 £213
90th Percentile £550 £495 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £359 £350
% change year-on-year +11.50% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 9
Brighton median hourly rate £13.25 £27.75 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.25% +4.32% +6.40%
10th Percentile £10.53 £10.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £44.50 £43.80 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £22.55
% change year-on-year -11.48% -32.37% -9.80%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Brighton over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Brighton

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 23 (30.67%) Java
2 22 (29.33%) HTML
2 22 (29.33%) CSS
2 22 (29.33%) Scrum
3 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.67%) Spring
5 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
5 16 (21.33%) REST
6 14 (18.67%) XML
7 13 (17.33%) Finance
7 13 (17.33%) Scala
8 12 (16.00%) Linux
8 12 (16.00%) SQL
9 11 (14.67%) Selenium
9 11 (14.67%) Puppet
9 11 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (13.33%) Java 8
10 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
10 10 (13.33%) HTML5
10 10 (13.33%) jQuery
10 10 (13.33%) User Stories
10 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 9 (12.00%) C#
11 9 (12.00%) JUnit
11 9 (12.00%) Unix
11 9 (12.00%) Web Development
11 9 (12.00%) Degree
11 9 (12.00%) JSON
11 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 7 (9.33%) Apache
1 7 (9.33%) JBoss
1 7 (9.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.67%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.67%) Confluence
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) Moodle
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.67%) Serverless
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.33%) GitHub
3 1 (1.33%) npm
3 1 (1.33%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) HTTP
2 7 (9.33%) SSL
2 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) MySQL
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.67%) Text Mining
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.67%) Selenium
3 9 (12.00%) JUnit
4 7 (9.33%) Eclipse
4 7 (9.33%) IntelliJ
4 7 (9.33%) JIRA
5 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.67%) Hudson
7 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.67%) Subversion
8 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.33%) Gradle
8 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.33%) Maven
8 1 (1.33%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.33%) Xcode
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 16 (21.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.67%) HTML Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Scala Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Java Scala Developer
4 7 (9.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.33%) Scrum Master
4 7 (9.33%) Senior Manager
4 7 (9.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Test Leader
7 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Designer
7 3 (4.00%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.67%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) CSS
1 22 (29.33%) HTML
2 17 (22.67%) Spring
3 16 (21.33%) REST
4 14 (18.67%) XML
5 10 (13.33%) HTML5
5 10 (13.33%) jQuery
6 9 (12.00%) Ajax
6 9 (12.00%) JSON
6 9 (12.00%) Play Framework
7 8 (10.67%) SOAP
8 7 (9.33%) EJB
8 7 (9.33%) Hibernate
8 7 (9.33%) J2EE
8 7 (9.33%) J2SE
9 6 (8.00%) .NET
10 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.67%) Lucene
11 4 (5.33%) Django
11 4 (5.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.33%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (2.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Scrum
2 11 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 10 (13.33%) User Stories
4 9 (12.00%) DevOps
4 9 (12.00%) Microservices
4 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.00%) TDD
4 9 (12.00%) Web Development
5 7 (9.33%) MVC
5 7 (9.33%) Process Improvement
5 7 (9.33%) SDLC
6 6 (8.00%) Coaching
6 6 (8.00%) OO
6 6 (8.00%) Open Source
6 6 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.00%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.67%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) Java
2 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.33%) Scala
4 12 (16.00%) SQL
5 10 (13.33%) Java 8
6 9 (12.00%) C#
7 4 (5.33%) PHP
7 4 (5.33%) Python
8 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.67%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.67%) R
9 2 (2.67%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.33%) Groovy
10 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) Puppet
2 7 (9.33%) Grafana
2 7 (9.33%) Kibana
3 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.00%) Ansible
4 3 (4.00%) Salt
5 1 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle
3 7 (9.33%) webMethods
4 3 (4.00%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.67%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) Google
6 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow