Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 11 December 2019 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 109 203 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 20.41% 30.66% 29.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.12% 34.47% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 133 121
East Sussex median daily rate £435 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £314 £310 £300
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £28.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £49.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -4.04% +10.00% -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 452 589 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 84.64% 88.97% 85.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 364 296
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +11.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £263
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £19.71 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.69% +105.88% -24.75%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.00 £10.90
90th Percentile £28.00 £43.95 £72.50
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £25.12 £22.75
% change year-on-year +3.50% +10.42% -6.09%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in East Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in East Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in East Sussex over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in East Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in East Sussex

Agile Software Development
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 Software Development within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 11 December 2019. 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
Brighton 0 78 £420 -6.67% 27
Hove 0 24 £600 +23.08% 9
Uckfield +1 1 - - 4
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 48 (44.04%) Scrum
2 24 (22.02%) JIRA
2 24 (22.02%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (20.18%) Test Automation
4 21 (19.27%) AWS
4 21 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (18.35%) Finance
6 18 (16.51%) DevOps
7 17 (15.60%) Confluence
7 17 (15.60%) Jenkins
8 16 (14.68%) Analytics
8 16 (14.68%) Big Data
8 16 (14.68%) Project Management
9 15 (13.76%) QA
9 15 (13.76%) Web Development
9 15 (13.76%) Ansible
10 14 (12.84%) Terraform
10 14 (12.84%) TDD
10 14 (12.84%) Git (software)
11 13 (11.93%) HTTP
11 13 (11.93%) REST
11 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.01%) Docker
12 12 (11.01%) Open Source
12 12 (11.01%) Waterfall
12 12 (11.01%) C#
12 12 (11.01%) .NET
12 12 (11.01%) Kanban
12 12 (11.01%) Spring
13 11 (10.09%) RESTful

Agile Software Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.60%) Confluence
2 4 (3.67%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.92%) CMS
4 1 (0.92%) Drupal
4 1 (0.92%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.92%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.75%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.83%) Sketch
3 1 (0.92%) InVision
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.92%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.92%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.27%) AWS
2 10 (9.17%) AWS Lambda
2 10 (9.17%) Serverless
3 8 (7.34%) Azure
4 7 (6.42%) Amazon S3
4 7 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (5.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (5.50%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (5.50%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (5.50%) SaaS
5 6 (5.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (3.67%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (3.67%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (3.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (3.67%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (3.67%) IaaS
6 4 (3.67%) PaaS
6 4 (3.67%) TestFlight
7 3 (2.75%) Amazon Cognito
7 3 (2.75%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) HTTP
2 2 (1.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) MQTT
2 2 (1.83%) SSL
2 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) DNS
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) LAN
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
3 1 (0.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) Big Data
2 8 (7.34%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.75%) Power BI
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.92%) DB2
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (22.02%) JIRA
2 17 (15.60%) Jenkins
3 14 (12.84%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.42%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.50%) Selenium
6 4 (3.67%) CocoaPods
6 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.67%) fastlane
6 4 (3.67%) Xcode
7 3 (2.75%) Snyk
7 3 (2.75%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.83%) Gatling
8 2 (1.83%) JUnit
8 2 (1.83%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.92%) git-flow
9 1 (0.92%) GitLab
9 1 (0.92%) Moq
9 1 (0.92%) WiX
General
1 20 (18.35%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Marketing
3 3 (2.75%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
4 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Environmental Health
5 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.61%) Developer
2 20 (18.35%) Analyst
3 14 (12.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (11.93%) Business Analyst
5 10 (9.17%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.34%) Scala Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (5.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Architect
9 5 (4.59%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Tester
10 4 (3.67%) ABAP Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) iOS Developer
10 4 (3.67%) SAP Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.67%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.93%) REST
2 12 (11.01%) .NET
2 12 (11.01%) Spring
3 11 (10.09%) CSS
3 11 (10.09%) HTML
3 11 (10.09%) RESTful
4 10 (9.17%) CSS3
4 10 (9.17%) HTML5
4 10 (9.17%) JSON
4 10 (9.17%) Play Framework
5 8 (7.34%) Ajax
5 8 (7.34%) Django
5 8 (7.34%) Guice
5 8 (7.34%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (7.34%) Spring MVC
6 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.50%) XML
7 4 (3.67%) SAP PI
7 4 (3.67%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) User Experience
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.67%) e-Learning
3 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.83%) Animation
4 2 (1.83%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.83%) Video Editing
4 2 (1.83%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.26%) Linux
2 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.67%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) Android
4 1 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.04%) Scrum
2 24 (22.02%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (20.18%) Test Automation
4 21 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (16.51%) DevOps
6 16 (14.68%) Analytics
6 16 (14.68%) Project Management
7 15 (13.76%) Web Development
8 14 (12.84%) TDD
9 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.01%) Kanban
10 12 (11.01%) Open Source
10 12 (11.01%) Waterfall
11 11 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (10.09%) Data Analytics
11 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure as Code
12 10 (9.17%) Big Data Analytics
12 10 (9.17%) Data Engineering
12 10 (9.17%) Use Case
12 10 (9.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) C#
2 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
2 10 (9.17%) Scala
3 9 (8.26%) Ruby
4 8 (7.34%) SQL
5 7 (6.42%) Java
6 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.67%) ABAP
7 4 (3.67%) Apple Swift
7 4 (3.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.67%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.67%) Python
7 4 (3.67%) VB
7 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.75%) C
8 3 (2.75%) Groovy
9 2 (1.83%) C++
9 2 (1.83%) Java 8
10 1 (0.92%) ES6
10 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.67%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.67%) ISEB
2 4 (3.67%) PMP
3 3 (2.75%) Degree
3 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) IIBA
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.92%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.83%) WCAG
3 1 (0.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) Ansible
2 14 (12.84%) Terraform
3 7 (6.42%) Kubernetes
4 5 (4.59%) Puppet
5 4 (3.67%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.83%) Grafana
6 2 (1.83%) Kibana
7 1 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) Google
2 7 (6.42%) SAP
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.67%) Adobe
4 4 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.83%) New Relic
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.92%) Dell
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat