Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 87 85 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 25.51% 22.97% 18.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.90% 27.69% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 58 76
Brighton median daily rate £450 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £298
90th Percentile £613 £541 £575
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £421 £375
% change year-on-year -5.04% +12.33% +1.35%
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 291 307 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 85.34% 82.97% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 189 297
Brighton median daily rate £375 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £558 £538 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 11
Brighton median hourly rate £13.50 £21.43 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.00% +1.34% +34.42%
10th Percentile £10.20 £13.79 £11.75
90th Percentile £101.25 £38.85 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £19.43 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -15.53% +46.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 39 (44.83%) CSS
2 38 (43.68%) HTML
3 32 (36.78%) Scrum
4 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 26 (29.89%) Java
6 24 (27.59%) SQL
7 22 (25.29%) SOAP
8 21 (24.14%) Web Development
8 21 (24.14%) REST
9 18 (20.69%) Finance
10 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
11 15 (17.24%) PHP
12 13 (14.94%) XML
12 13 (14.94%) TDD
12 13 (14.94%) Scala
13 12 (13.79%) Kanban
14 11 (12.64%) Hibernate
14 11 (12.64%) Spring
14 11 (12.64%) Web Services
14 11 (12.64%) Linux
14 11 (12.64%) T-SQL
14 11 (12.64%) Selenium
15 10 (11.49%) Docker
15 10 (11.49%) User Experience
15 10 (11.49%) Test Automation
15 10 (11.49%) HTML5
15 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
15 10 (11.49%) Eclipse
16 9 (10.34%) J2EE
16 9 (10.34%) Apache

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 9 (10.34%) Apache
1 9 (10.34%) Drupal
2 8 (9.20%) JBoss
2 8 (9.20%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.30%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (3.45%) Serverless
3 2 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.30%) Boomi
3 2 (2.30%) GitHub
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.15%) npm
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
4 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) HTTP
1 8 (9.20%) SSL
1 8 (9.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.60%) MySQL
4 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.30%) Big Data
5 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.30%) DataStage
5 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.30%) Lumira
5 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.30%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.64%) Selenium
3 10 (11.49%) Eclipse
4 8 (9.20%) IntelliJ
4 8 (9.20%) JUnit
5 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.60%) JIRA
6 4 (4.60%) Mocha
7 3 (3.45%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.30%) Ant
8 2 (2.30%) Grunt
8 2 (2.30%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (2.30%) webpack
9 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.15%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Local Government
3 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (52.87%) Developer
2 14 (16.09%) Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Java Scala Developer
4 11 (12.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Scala Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Web Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Database Developer
6 8 (9.20%) HTML Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Designer
8 6 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (6.90%) UX Designer
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.60%) QA Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.83%) CSS
2 38 (43.68%) HTML
3 22 (25.29%) SOAP
4 21 (24.14%) REST
5 13 (14.94%) XML
6 11 (12.64%) Hibernate
6 11 (12.64%) Spring
6 11 (12.64%) Web Services
7 10 (11.49%) HTML5
8 9 (10.34%) AngularJS
8 9 (10.34%) J2EE
8 9 (10.34%) JSON
9 8 (9.20%) EJB
9 8 (9.20%) J2SE
9 8 (9.20%) Play Framework
10 7 (8.05%) .NET
11 6 (6.90%) jQuery
11 6 (6.90%) Node.js
11 6 (6.90%) Sass
12 5 (5.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) User Experience
2 9 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.30%) Life Science
4 2 (2.30%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.15%) PMI
5 1 (1.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 8 (9.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Scrum
2 21 (24.14%) Web Development
3 13 (14.94%) TDD
4 12 (13.79%) Kanban
5 10 (11.49%) Test Automation
6 9 (10.34%) DevOps
6 9 (10.34%) Front End Development
6 9 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 8 (9.20%) Microservices
7 8 (9.20%) RAD
8 7 (8.05%) BDD
8 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.05%) Open Source
9 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.90%) OO
9 6 (6.90%) Project Management
9 6 (6.90%) Rapid Prototyping
9 6 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.90%) User Stories
9 6 (6.90%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 26 (29.89%) Java
3 24 (27.59%) SQL
4 15 (17.24%) PHP
5 13 (14.94%) Scala
6 11 (12.64%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.05%) C#
8 3 (3.45%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.30%) C++
9 2 (2.30%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.30%) Python
9 2 (2.30%) R
10 1 (1.15%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) ISEB
3 4 (4.60%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) GDPR
3 1 (1.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Docker
2 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Grafana
1 8 (9.20%) Kibana
1 8 (9.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) webMethods
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.30%) Dell
4 2 (2.30%) HP
4 2 (2.30%) Informatica
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Syncfusion