Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 101 129 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 20.70% 27.33% 17.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.57% 32.82% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 83 88
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £314 £220 £223
90th Percentile £601 £498 £539
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.44 £47.50
% change year-on-year -0.96% -4.35% +26.67%

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 395 393 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 80.94% 83.26% 80.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 256 304
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.01% +2.50% -2.78%
10th Percentile £264 £213 £250
90th Percentile £531 £521 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.90% -31.11%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £44.00 £42.53 £41.20
South East median hourly rate £22.30 £20.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +8.78% -10.87% +2.22%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 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
Brighton 0 61 £425 +21.43% 41
Hove +2 26 £500 +24.22% 5
Hastings -2 5 £330 -5.71% 1
Lewes -1 3 £400 - 1
Eastbourne -2 1 £300 -14.29% 2
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 30 (29.70%) Scrum
2 27 (26.73%) Java
2 27 (26.73%) JavaScript
3 26 (25.74%) Finance
4 19 (18.81%) HTML
4 19 (18.81%) CSS
5 18 (17.82%) Test Automation
6 14 (13.86%) Degree
7 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
7 13 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (11.88%) Coaching
8 12 (11.88%) Spring
8 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
8 12 (11.88%) Project Management
8 12 (11.88%) C#
9 11 (10.89%) Linux
9 11 (10.89%) TDD
9 11 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (10.89%) AngularJS
9 11 (10.89%) Defect Management
9 11 (10.89%) Java 8
10 10 (9.90%) SDLC
10 10 (9.90%) User Stories
10 10 (9.90%) REST
10 10 (9.90%) Process Improvement
10 10 (9.90%) Open Source
10 10 (9.90%) Web Development
11 9 (8.91%) Software Testing
11 9 (8.91%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (8.91%) Serverless

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 6 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.95%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.97%) Confluence
4 2 (1.98%) Apache
4 2 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.99%) Moodle
5 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.91%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (8.91%) Serverless
3 8 (7.92%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (3.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.97%) GitHub
5 3 (2.97%) Office 365
6 2 (1.98%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.98%) Lucidchart
6 2 (1.98%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.99%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.99%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.99%) npm
7 1 (0.99%) SaaS
7 1 (0.99%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
1 2 (1.98%) MQTT
2 1 (0.99%) Firewall
2 1 (0.99%) Tactical Data Link
2 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) MySQL
2 7 (6.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (6.93%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.98%) Big Data
5 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.93%) Jenkins
1 7 (6.93%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (6.93%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (4.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 5 (4.95%) JIRA
3 3 (2.97%) Gradle
3 3 (2.97%) JUnit
3 3 (2.97%) Selenium
3 3 (2.97%) Subversion
3 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.98%) Hudson
4 2 (1.98%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.99%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.99%) Maven
5 1 (0.99%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.99%) Xcode
General
1 26 (25.74%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Retail
3 2 (1.98%) Games
3 2 (1.98%) Marketing
4 1 (0.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (27.72%) Developer
2 16 (15.84%) Project Manager
3 14 (13.86%) Analyst
3 14 (13.86%) Senior Manager
3 14 (13.86%) Senior Project Manager
4 10 (9.90%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Scrum Master
6 6 (5.94%) Tester
7 4 (3.96%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Functional Tester
8 3 (2.97%) IT Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.81%) CSS
1 19 (18.81%) HTML
2 12 (11.88%) Spring
3 11 (10.89%) AngularJS
4 10 (9.90%) REST
5 8 (7.92%) Node.js
6 6 (5.94%) Ajax
6 6 (5.94%) Django
6 6 (5.94%) jQuery
6 6 (5.94%) React
6 6 (5.94%) RESTful
7 5 (4.95%) .NET
7 5 (4.95%) .NET Core
7 5 (4.95%) Lucene
8 4 (3.96%) HTML5
9 3 (2.97%) CSS3
9 3 (2.97%) JSON
9 3 (2.97%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (2.97%) Web Services
9 3 (2.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.93%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) User Experience
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.89%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Unix
2 3 (2.97%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) Scrum
2 18 (17.82%) Test Automation
3 13 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.88%) Coaching
4 12 (11.88%) Project Management
4 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
5 11 (10.89%) Defect Management
5 11 (10.89%) TDD
6 10 (9.90%) Open Source
6 10 (9.90%) Process Improvement
6 10 (9.90%) SDLC
6 10 (9.90%) User Stories
6 10 (9.90%) Web Development
7 9 (8.91%) Software Testing
8 8 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.93%) Functional Testing
9 7 (6.93%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.93%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) Java
1 27 (26.73%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.88%) C#
3 11 (10.89%) Java 8
4 7 (6.93%) C
4 7 (6.93%) C++
4 7 (6.93%) PHP
5 5 (4.95%) Scala
6 4 (3.96%) Python
6 4 (3.96%) SQL
7 3 (2.97%) Ruby
7 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.99%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.99%) Groovy
8 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) ISEB
2 6 (5.94%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.97%) IIBA
3 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.98%) PMP
4 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Puppet
2 4 (3.96%) Ansible
2 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.97%) Salt
4 2 (1.98%) Terraform
5 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco
4 3 (2.97%) SaltStack
4 3 (2.97%) SAP
4 3 (2.97%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.98%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.98%) Google
6 1 (0.99%) Citrix