Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 128 87 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 30.33% 25.00% 23.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.69% 29.49% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 56 61
Brighton median daily rate £438 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -6.94% +20.00%
10th Percentile £286 £256 £300
90th Percentile £575 £519 £556
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £388 £441
% change year-on-year +12.90% -12.03% +17.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 369 295 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 87.44% 84.77% 83.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 172 183
Brighton median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £263 £248 £275
90th Percentile £575 £500 £540
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Brighton median hourly rate £21.50 £24.25 £21.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.34% +13.56% +14.32%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.17 £12.76
90th Percentile £43.75 £115.63 £26.25
East Sussex median hourly rate £21.50 £24.75 £19.43
% change year-on-year -13.13% +27.40% -2.86%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 48 (37.50%) Scrum
2 32 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 30 (23.44%) Java
4 29 (22.66%) JavaScript
5 27 (21.09%) HTML
5 27 (21.09%) CSS
6 23 (17.97%) MVC
6 23 (17.97%) C#
7 22 (17.19%) AngularJS
8 21 (16.41%) Project Management
9 20 (15.63%) Linux
9 20 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (14.06%) Relational Database
10 18 (14.06%) .NET
10 18 (14.06%) HTML5
10 18 (14.06%) REST
10 18 (14.06%) Spring
11 17 (13.28%) JIRA
12 16 (12.50%) SQL
12 16 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (12.50%) Git (software)
12 16 (12.50%) RESTful
13 15 (11.72%) CSS3
13 15 (11.72%) Python
14 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
14 14 (10.94%) Web Services
14 14 (10.94%) Open Source
14 14 (10.94%) QA
14 14 (10.94%) Web Development
14 14 (10.94%) Jenkins

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 10 (7.81%) Confluence
2 2 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.78%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) nginx
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.91%) Serverless
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.34%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.34%) Route 53
5 2 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.56%) GitHub
6 1 (0.78%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.78%) Office 365
6 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) HTTP
2 4 (3.13%) SSL
2 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.03%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.47%) MySQL
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle Discoverer
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (4.69%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.78%) Big Data
8 1 (0.78%) DB2
8 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.78%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 17 (13.28%) JIRA
2 16 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.94%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.16%) JUnit
4 13 (10.16%) Selenium
5 7 (5.47%) PowerBuilder
5 7 (5.47%) Subversion
5 7 (5.47%) Toad
6 3 (2.34%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.56%) gulp
7 2 (1.56%) MSTest
7 2 (1.56%) NUnit
7 2 (1.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.78%) Gatling
8 1 (0.78%) GitLab
8 1 (0.78%) Grunt
8 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.78%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.78%) Xcode
General
1 11 (8.59%) Finance
2 2 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Advertising
3 1 (0.78%) Legal
3 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (48.44%) Developer
2 25 (19.53%) Analyst
3 21 (16.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (14.06%) Java Developer
5 17 (13.28%) .NET Developer
6 15 (11.72%) C# Developer
6 15 (11.72%) Project Manager
7 14 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.59%) Test Analyst
9 10 (7.81%) QA Analyst
10 9 (7.03%) QA Test Analyst
10 9 (7.03%) Scrum Master
10 9 (7.03%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Scala Developer
12 7 (5.47%) Analyst Developer
12 7 (5.47%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (5.47%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (5.47%) Senior Analyst Developer
12 7 (5.47%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.09%) CSS
1 27 (21.09%) HTML
2 22 (17.19%) AngularJS
3 18 (14.06%) .NET
3 18 (14.06%) HTML5
3 18 (14.06%) REST
3 18 (14.06%) Spring
4 16 (12.50%) RESTful
5 15 (11.72%) CSS3
6 14 (10.94%) Web Services
7 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
8 11 (8.59%) Django
9 10 (7.81%) Ajax
9 10 (7.81%) JSON
9 10 (7.81%) Play Framework
9 10 (7.81%) React
10 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (6.25%) Node.js
10 8 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Algorithms
1 9 (7.03%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.91%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.13%) User Experience
6 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.56%) Social Network
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.78%) iPhone
8 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) Linux
2 8 (6.25%) Windows
3 7 (5.47%) AIX
4 5 (3.91%) Unix
5 4 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.50%) Scrum
2 32 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 23 (17.97%) MVC
4 21 (16.41%) Project Management
5 20 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (10.94%) Open Source
7 14 (10.94%) Web Development
8 11 (8.59%) Configuration Management
8 11 (8.59%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (8.59%) TDD
9 10 (7.81%) DevOps
9 10 (7.81%) Kanban
9 10 (7.81%) OOP
10 9 (7.03%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.03%) Service Design
11 8 (6.25%) Coaching
11 8 (6.25%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.25%) OO
12 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.44%) Java
2 29 (22.66%) JavaScript
3 23 (17.97%) C#
4 16 (12.50%) SQL
5 15 (11.72%) Python
6 13 (10.16%) Scala
7 12 (9.38%) Ruby
8 8 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.91%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.91%) Java 8
11 2 (1.56%) Groovy
11 2 (1.56%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.56%) PHP
11 2 (1.56%) Rust
11 2 (1.56%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.56%) VBA
12 1 (0.78%) ABAP
12 1 (0.78%) Perl
12 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.34%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.78%) ISEB
3 1 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) GDPR
3 1 (0.78%) COBIT
3 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) Ansible
1 6 (4.69%) Puppet
2 4 (3.13%) Terraform
3 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) Grafana
4 1 (0.78%) Kibana
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle
3 9 (7.03%) Google
4 7 (5.47%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.56%) Adobe
5 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.56%) Facebook
5 2 (1.56%) Twitter
6 1 (0.78%) Apple
6 1 (0.78%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) OutSystems
6 1 (0.78%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.78%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) webMethods