Period
to 17 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 189 180 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 30.00% 32.85% 22.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.87% 38.05% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 143 89
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £309 £275 £300
90th Percentile £630 £594 £556
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +12.50%

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 558 473 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 88.57% 86.31% 85.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 319 288
East Sussex median daily rate £419 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 13
East Sussex median hourly rate £28.25 £17.00 £21.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.18% -20.39% -3.25%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.69 £13.23
90th Percentile £43.75 £72.50 £41.10
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +3.65%

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 November 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 November 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 0 136 £450 - 43
Hove -1 24 £494 -3.66% 4
Hastings -9 7 £413 +21.32% 1
Uckfield 0 2 £320 -0.78%
Lewes - 2 £400 - 3
Eastbourne -8 1 £455 +33.82%
Hartfield - 1 £388 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 71 (37.57%) Scrum
2 46 (24.34%) Test Automation
3 45 (23.81%) C#
3 45 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 40 (21.16%) .NET
5 38 (20.11%) HTML
5 38 (20.11%) CSS
6 36 (19.05%) Java
7 35 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (16.93%) SQL
9 31 (16.40%) Project Management
9 31 (16.40%) TDD
10 30 (15.87%) Finance
11 29 (15.34%) MVC
11 29 (15.34%) AngularJS
12 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
13 25 (13.23%) Linux
13 25 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (13.23%) RESTful
13 25 (13.23%) REST
14 24 (12.70%) JIRA
14 24 (12.70%) Web Services
14 24 (12.70%) ASP.NET
15 23 (12.17%) Web Development
16 22 (11.64%) Open Source
17 21 (11.11%) Jenkins
17 21 (11.11%) Relational Database
17 21 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (10.58%) HTML5
18 20 (10.58%) React

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 15 (7.94%) Confluence
2 6 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.59%) JBoss
3 3 (1.59%) SAP Portal
4 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.53%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) IIS
5 1 (0.53%) nginx
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.05%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.76%) Serverless
4 7 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.70%) Office 365
5 6 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (2.12%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.12%) Route 53
7 3 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.06%) G Suite
8 2 (1.06%) GitHub
9 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.53%) PaaS
9 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.47%) HTTP
2 5 (2.65%) SSL
2 5 (2.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.59%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 18 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.23%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.70%) MySQL
6 7 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (3.17%) Big Data
8 3 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.06%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.06%) DB2
9 2 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.53%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (12.70%) JIRA
2 21 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 19 (10.05%) Git (software)
4 16 (8.47%) JUnit
5 13 (6.88%) Selenium
6 10 (5.29%) Subversion
6 10 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.70%) PowerBuilder
7 7 (3.70%) Toad
8 3 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.59%) Gradle
8 3 (1.59%) MSTest
8 3 (1.59%) NUnit
8 3 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.59%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.06%) gulp
10 1 (0.53%) GitLab
10 1 (0.53%) Grunt
10 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.53%) Sublime Text
General
1 30 (15.87%) Finance
2 5 (2.65%) Banking
2 5 (2.65%) Marketing
3 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.53%) Advertising
4 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.53%) Legal
4 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (48.68%) Developer
2 37 (19.58%) .NET Developer
3 34 (17.99%) C# Developer
4 32 (16.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (14.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 27 (14.29%) Analyst
7 21 (11.11%) Scrum Master
8 20 (10.58%) Java Developer
9 18 (9.52%) Project Manager
10 13 (6.88%) Senior Developer
10 13 (6.88%) SQL Developer
10 13 (6.88%) Test Analyst
11 10 (5.29%) Java Scala Developer
11 10 (5.29%) QA Analyst
11 10 (5.29%) Scala Developer
12 9 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
13 8 (4.23%) Agile .NET Developer
13 8 (4.23%) Agile C# Developer
13 8 (4.23%) Agile Developer
13 8 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.16%) .NET
2 38 (20.11%) CSS
2 38 (20.11%) HTML
3 29 (15.34%) AngularJS
4 25 (13.23%) REST
4 25 (13.23%) RESTful
5 24 (12.70%) ASP.NET
5 24 (12.70%) Web Services
6 21 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (10.58%) HTML5
7 20 (10.58%) React
8 18 (9.52%) Spring
9 17 (8.99%) CSS3
10 15 (7.94%) .NET Framework
10 15 (7.94%) Entity Framework
11 13 (6.88%) Ajax
12 12 (6.35%) Django
12 12 (6.35%) JSON
12 12 (6.35%) Play Framework
13 11 (5.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.82%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (5.29%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 9 (4.76%) User Experience
5 6 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.59%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.59%) Social Network
7 3 (1.59%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.06%) Fintech
8 2 (1.06%) PMI
9 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.53%) Life Science
9 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.23%) Linux
2 8 (4.23%) Windows
3 7 (3.70%) AIX
4 5 (2.65%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.12%) Unix
6 3 (1.59%) Android
7 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.57%) Scrum
2 46 (24.34%) Test Automation
3 35 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (16.40%) Project Management
4 31 (16.40%) TDD
5 29 (15.34%) MVC
6 25 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.17%) Web Development
8 22 (11.64%) Open Source
9 20 (10.58%) Coaching
10 16 (8.47%) Software Delivery
11 15 (7.94%) Kanban
11 15 (7.94%) Mentoring
12 14 (7.41%) Configuration Management
13 13 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (6.88%) Multithreading
13 13 (6.88%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (5.82%) DevOps
14 11 (5.82%) Front End Development
14 11 (5.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.81%) C#
1 45 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 36 (19.05%) Java
3 32 (16.93%) SQL
4 15 (7.94%) Scala
5 14 (7.41%) Python
5 14 (7.41%) Ruby
6 8 (4.23%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.65%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.59%) ABAP
9 3 (1.59%) Java 8
10 2 (1.06%) Groovy
10 2 (1.06%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.06%) Perl
10 2 (1.06%) R
10 2 (1.06%) Rust
10 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.59%) Degree
3 2 (1.06%) ISEB
3 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.06%) GDPR
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.53%) PMO
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.17%) Docker
2 5 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.17%) Ansible
1 6 (3.17%) Puppet
2 4 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.12%) Terraform
3 1 (0.53%) Grafana
3 1 (0.53%) Kibana
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.53%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.82%) Google
2 11 (5.82%) Oracle
3 7 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (2.12%) Adobe
5 3 (1.59%) Apple
5 3 (1.59%) Facebook
5 3 (1.59%) IBM
5 3 (1.59%) SAP
5 3 (1.59%) Twitter
6 2 (1.06%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.06%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.53%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.53%) Ariba
7 1 (0.53%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.53%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.53%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.53%) OutSystems
7 1 (0.53%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) webMethods