Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 127 98 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 23.56% 21.54% 17.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.86% 26.92% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 67 81
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £263
90th Percentile £613 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% -9.47% +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 440 364 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 81.63% 80.00% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 221 284
East Sussex median daily rate £381 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.09% +1.71% -
10th Percentile £274 £220 £220
90th Percentile £575 £525 £519
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 14
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £32.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.77% -40.55% +49.19%
10th Percentile £10.20 £10.95 £12.22
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.10 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.58
% change year-on-year - -18.23% +52.88%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 +2 65 £510 +36.00% 44
Hove +4 20 £538 +13.16% 2
Hastings -1 17 £340 -6.21% 1
Eastbourne - 5 £340 - 1
Uckfield 0 2 £323 +37.23% 3
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 54 (42.52%) Scrum
2 43 (33.86%) C#
3 37 (29.13%) HTML
3 37 (29.13%) CSS
4 35 (27.56%) Java
5 34 (26.77%) Microsoft
5 34 (26.77%) TDD
6 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
6 31 (24.41%) .NET
7 28 (22.05%) ASP.NET
7 28 (22.05%) Web Services
7 28 (22.05%) Web Development
8 27 (21.26%) SQL Server
9 25 (19.69%) MVC
10 24 (18.90%) Oracle
10 24 (18.90%) REST
11 22 (17.32%) SQL
11 22 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (16.54%) Spring
13 20 (15.75%) Hibernate
13 20 (15.75%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (14.17%) WCF
14 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (14.17%) Change Control
15 17 (13.39%) Scala
15 17 (13.39%) Degree
15 17 (13.39%) Finance
16 16 (12.60%) J2EE
16 16 (12.60%) N-Tier
16 16 (12.60%) Eclipse

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 10 (7.87%) JBoss
1 10 (7.87%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.09%) Apache
2 9 (7.09%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.94%) Confluence
4 4 (3.15%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.36%) Drupal
6 2 (1.57%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) InVision
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) npm
1 4 (3.15%) Office 365
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.79%) Boomi
3 1 (0.79%) GitHub
3 1 (0.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) PaaS
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) HTTP
2 8 (6.30%) SSL
2 8 (6.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) DSL
3 1 (0.79%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (1.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.57%) Text Mining
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
4 1 (0.79%) DataStage
4 1 (0.79%) MySQL
4 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.60%) Eclipse
2 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.66%) Selenium
4 9 (7.09%) JUnit
5 8 (6.30%) IntelliJ
5 8 (6.30%) JIRA
6 7 (5.51%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (5.51%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (3.15%) Grunt
7 4 (3.15%) gulp
7 4 (3.15%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.15%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.36%) Subversion
9 2 (1.57%) Hudson
9 2 (1.57%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.57%) Mocha
9 2 (1.57%) Moq
9 2 (1.57%) NUnit
9 2 (1.57%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (13.39%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (49.61%) Developer
2 21 (16.54%) .NET Developer
3 20 (15.75%) C# Developer
4 19 (14.96%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (14.96%) Java Developer
4 19 (14.96%) SQL Developer
5 17 (13.39%) SQL Server Developer
6 16 (12.60%) Agile .NET Developer
6 16 (12.60%) Agile C# Developer
6 16 (12.60%) Agile Developer
7 12 (9.45%) Scala Developer
7 12 (9.45%) Scrum Master
8 11 (8.66%) Java Scala Developer
9 10 (7.87%) Analyst
9 10 (7.87%) Software Engineer
10 9 (7.09%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (6.30%) HTML Developer
11 8 (6.30%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.30%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.51%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.13%) CSS
1 37 (29.13%) HTML
2 31 (24.41%) .NET
3 28 (22.05%) ASP.NET
3 28 (22.05%) Web Services
4 24 (18.90%) REST
5 21 (16.54%) Spring
6 20 (15.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (15.75%) Hibernate
7 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (14.17%) WCF
8 16 (12.60%) J2EE
9 14 (11.02%) JSON
10 13 (10.24%) SOAP
10 13 (10.24%) XML
11 12 (9.45%) HTML5
12 10 (7.87%) jQuery
12 10 (7.87%) Play Framework
13 8 (6.30%) EJB
13 8 (6.30%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) N-Tier
2 9 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.09%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.72%) User Experience
4 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.57%) Life Science
5 2 (1.57%) PMI
5 2 (1.57%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.79%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.87%) Linux
2 8 (6.30%) Unix
3 4 (3.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (42.52%) Scrum
2 34 (26.77%) TDD
3 28 (22.05%) Web Development
4 25 (19.69%) MVC
5 22 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (14.17%) Change Control
7 16 (12.60%) Refactoring
8 13 (10.24%) DevOps
8 13 (10.24%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.45%) Data Modelling
9 12 (9.45%) Project Management
9 12 (9.45%) User Stories
10 11 (8.66%) Microservices
11 10 (7.87%) Coaching
11 10 (7.87%) Kanban
12 8 (6.30%) PRINCE2
12 8 (6.30%) Test Automation
12 8 (6.30%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.51%) BDD
13 7 (5.51%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 43 (33.86%) C#
2 35 (27.56%) Java
3 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.32%) SQL
5 17 (13.39%) Scala
6 9 (7.09%) C++
7 7 (5.51%) C
8 6 (4.72%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.36%) PHP
10 2 (1.57%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.57%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.57%) Python
10 2 (1.57%) R
10 2 (1.57%) Ruby
11 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (13.39%) Degree
2 6 (4.72%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.94%) ISEB
4 3 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.57%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) MiFID
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Docker
2 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) Puppet
2 8 (6.30%) Grafana
2 8 (6.30%) Kibana
3 3 (2.36%) Ansible
3 3 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.36%) Salt
4 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (26.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.90%) Oracle
3 8 (6.30%) webMethods
4 3 (2.36%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.57%) Google
5 2 (1.57%) HP
5 2 (1.57%) IBM
5 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.57%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) Dell
6 1 (0.79%) Informatica
6 1 (0.79%) Syncfusion