Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 6 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 68 73 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 21.59% 21.41% 15.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.37% 26.45% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 50
Brighton median daily rate £463 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £307 £281 £288
90th Percentile £613 £475 £575
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.64% -6.60% +7.14%
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 268 276 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 85.08% 80.94% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 161 204
Brighton median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £230 £225 £222
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £356 £358
% change year-on-year +5.34% -0.56% +2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Brighton median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +82.61% +21.05%
10th Percentile £9.75 £13.90 £14.92
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.85 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £26.00 £23.68 £26.60
% change year-on-year +9.80% -10.98% +33.60%

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 January 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 19 January 2018, 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 29 (42.65%) HTML
1 29 (42.65%) CSS
2 26 (38.24%) Scrum
3 25 (36.76%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.94%) Spring
4 19 (27.94%) REST
5 17 (25.00%) Scala
6 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 14 (20.59%) SQL
8 13 (19.12%) XML
9 12 (17.65%) Linux
9 12 (17.65%) TDD
9 12 (17.65%) Web Development
10 11 (16.18%) Selenium
10 11 (16.18%) Puppet
10 11 (16.18%) HTML5
10 11 (16.18%) Hibernate
10 11 (16.18%) SOAP
11 10 (14.71%) Finance
11 10 (14.71%) Degree
11 10 (14.71%) JSON
11 10 (14.71%) Play Framework
11 10 (14.71%) Docker
11 10 (14.71%) DevOps
12 9 (13.24%) User Stories
12 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
12 9 (13.24%) Apache
12 9 (13.24%) C#
12 9 (13.24%) J2EE

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 (13.24%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) JBoss
2 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.41%) Confluence
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.47%) Boomi
2 1 (1.47%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) npm
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) HTTP
2 8 (11.76%) SSL
2 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.94%) Text Mining
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) DataStage
5 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.18%) Selenium
3 9 (13.24%) Eclipse
3 9 (13.24%) JUnit
4 8 (11.76%) IntelliJ
5 6 (8.82%) JIRA
6 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.94%) Hudson
7 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.94%) Subversion
8 1 (1.47%) Ant
8 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.47%) Grunt
8 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.47%) Mocha
8 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.47%) webpack
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Scala Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Java Scala Developer
5 10 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) HTML Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Scrum Master
9 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (5.88%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Business Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.65%) CSS
1 29 (42.65%) HTML
2 19 (27.94%) REST
2 19 (27.94%) Spring
3 13 (19.12%) XML
4 11 (16.18%) Hibernate
4 11 (16.18%) HTML5
4 11 (16.18%) SOAP
5 10 (14.71%) JSON
5 10 (14.71%) Play Framework
6 9 (13.24%) J2EE
7 8 (11.76%) EJB
7 8 (11.76%) J2SE
8 7 (10.29%) Ajax
8 7 (10.29%) jQuery
9 5 (7.35%) .NET
10 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.88%) Lucene
11 3 (4.41%) CSS3
11 3 (4.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Life Science
4 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Linux
2 8 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Scrum
2 12 (17.65%) TDD
2 12 (17.65%) Web Development
3 10 (14.71%) DevOps
4 9 (13.24%) User Stories
5 8 (11.76%) Microservices
5 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.29%) Kanban
6 7 (10.29%) Web Application Development
7 6 (8.82%) BDD
7 6 (8.82%) Coaching
7 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.82%) Front End Development
7 6 (8.82%) MVC
7 6 (8.82%) Project Management
7 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.35%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (5.88%) Open Source
9 4 (5.88%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) Java
1 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
2 17 (25.00%) Scala
3 14 (20.59%) SQL
4 9 (13.24%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) PHP
6 2 (2.94%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.94%) C++
6 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.94%) Python
6 2 (2.94%) R
6 2 (2.94%) Ruby
6 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) ISEB
2 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) GDPR
3 1 (1.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) Puppet
2 8 (11.76%) Grafana
2 8 (11.76%) Kibana
3 3 (4.41%) Ansible
3 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.41%) Salt
4 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 8 (11.76%) webMethods
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) SaltStack
4 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) Dell
5 1 (1.47%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Syncfusion