Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 51 47
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Developer 19 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.67% 0.42% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 0.44% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 12
East Sussex median daily rate £340 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.24% +5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £263 £513 £327
90th Percentile £375 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £435 £484 £438
% change year-on-year -10.08% +10.57% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 495 454 551
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 95.58% 99.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 277 353
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.07% +4.55%
10th Percentile £146 £213 £219
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 21
East Sussex median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.27% -10.81% -2.12%
10th Percentile £9.99 £11.93 £10.61
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.23 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

Agile Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Agile Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Developer in East Sussex

Agile Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Developer in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Developer in East Sussex

Agile Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Developer within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hastings - 12 £340 -
Eastbourne - 4 £340 -
Agile Developer
South East

Agile Developer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Agile Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Agile Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) TDD
2 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 16 (84.21%) Scrum
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
2 16 (84.21%) Web Services
2 16 (84.21%) N-Tier
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Web Development
2 16 (84.21%) Refactoring
2 16 (84.21%) WCF
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (84.21%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (84.21%) Change Control
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (15.79%) MariaDB
3 3 (15.79%) Laravel
3 3 (15.79%) Symfony
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) LAMP

Agile Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MariaDB
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
1 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
1 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
1 16 (84.21%) WCF
1 16 (84.21%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) LAMP
2 3 (15.79%) Laravel
2 3 (15.79%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Change Control
2 16 (84.21%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 16 (84.21%) Refactoring
2 16 (84.21%) Scrum
2 16 (84.21%) TDD
2 16 (84.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle