Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 178 123 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 32.42% 23.34% 17.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.79% 27.77% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 89 96
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96% +3.42%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £298
90th Percentile £594 £556 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.75 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.52
% change year-on-year - +11.06% -4.66%

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 471 443 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 85.79% 84.06% 80.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 280 393
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £391 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.15% +5.74% +6.78%
10th Percentile £263 £234 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 17
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.93% -6.52% +46.12%
10th Percentile £10.69 £13.23 £13.84
90th Percentile £72.50 £43.80 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +3 87 £450 +6.82% 27
Hove +6 38 £513 +5.13%
Hastings -1 17 £340 -21.16%
Eastbourne - 4 £340 -
Uckfield - 2 £323 - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £345 -
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 66 (37.08%) Scrum
2 51 (28.65%) CSS
3 50 (28.09%) HTML
4 47 (26.40%) TDD
5 46 (25.84%) Web Development
6 44 (24.72%) C#
7 40 (22.47%) Java
7 40 (22.47%) JavaScript
7 40 (22.47%) Web Services
8 35 (19.66%) .NET
9 34 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (18.54%) Microsoft
11 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
11 32 (17.98%) SQL
11 32 (17.98%) ASP.NET
12 30 (16.85%) Oracle
13 28 (15.73%) Finance
14 27 (15.17%) REST
15 26 (14.61%) MVC
15 26 (14.61%) SOAP
16 25 (14.04%) PHP
17 22 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (11.80%) BDD
18 21 (11.80%) Change Control
18 21 (11.80%) Git (software)
18 21 (11.80%) Hibernate
19 20 (11.24%) AngularJS
19 20 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
20 19 (10.67%) WCF
21 18 (10.11%) Refactoring

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 11 (6.18%) Drupal
1 11 (6.18%) JBoss
1 11 (6.18%) WebLogic
2 10 (5.62%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.06%) Apache
4 6 (3.37%) Confluence
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.12%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) InVision
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.18%) AWS Lambda
2 11 (6.18%) Serverless
3 4 (2.25%) npm
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.69%) Office 365
5 2 (1.12%) Boomi
5 2 (1.12%) GitHub
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) IaaS
6 1 (0.56%) PaaS
6 1 (0.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.06%) HTTP
2 8 (4.49%) SSL
2 8 (4.49%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.37%) Tactical Data Link
4 1 (0.56%) DSL
4 1 (0.56%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.74%) MySQL
3 8 (4.49%) MariaDB
3 8 (4.49%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.12%) Big Data
5 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.12%) DataStage
5 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.12%) Lumira
5 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.12%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) DB2
6 1 (0.56%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.55%) Eclipse
2 17 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 14 (7.87%) Jasmine
3 14 (7.87%) Selenium
4 13 (7.30%) Mocha
5 10 (5.62%) JUnit
6 9 (5.06%) JIRA
7 8 (4.49%) IntelliJ
8 6 (3.37%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (3.37%) Rational Rhapsody
9 5 (2.81%) Grunt
10 4 (2.25%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.25%) gulp
10 4 (2.25%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.25%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.25%) Subversion
11 3 (1.69%) Gradle
11 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 28 (15.73%) Finance
2 4 (2.25%) Retail
3 2 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Back Office
4 1 (0.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.56%) Local Government
4 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (56.74%) Developer
2 25 (14.04%) Agile Developer
3 24 (13.48%) .NET Developer
4 20 (11.24%) SQL Developer
5 18 (10.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (10.11%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.55%) Agile .NET Developer
6 17 (9.55%) Analyst
6 17 (9.55%) Java Developer
7 16 (8.99%) Agile C# Developer
7 16 (8.99%) SQL Server Developer
8 13 (7.30%) Designer
8 13 (7.30%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (6.74%) Web Developer
10 11 (6.18%) Java Scala Developer
10 11 (6.18%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (6.18%) Scala Developer
11 10 (5.62%) Business Analyst
11 10 (5.62%) PHP Developer
12 9 (5.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (28.65%) CSS
2 50 (28.09%) HTML
3 40 (22.47%) Web Services
4 35 (19.66%) .NET
5 32 (17.98%) ASP.NET
6 27 (15.17%) REST
7 26 (14.61%) SOAP
8 22 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (11.80%) Hibernate
10 20 (11.24%) AngularJS
10 20 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (10.67%) WCF
12 16 (8.99%) J2EE
12 16 (8.99%) Spring
13 15 (8.43%) Node.js
14 13 (7.30%) JSON
14 13 (7.30%) XML
15 11 (6.18%) Angular 2
15 11 (6.18%) HTML5
16 10 (5.62%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.11%) N-Tier
2 14 (7.87%) User Experience
3 11 (6.18%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.06%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.81%) Smart Home
7 3 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.12%) Life Science
8 2 (1.12%) PMI
9 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.43%) Linux
2 9 (5.06%) Unix
3 3 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.08%) Scrum
2 47 (26.40%) TDD
3 46 (25.84%) Web Development
4 34 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (14.61%) MVC
6 21 (11.80%) BDD
6 21 (11.80%) Change Control
7 18 (10.11%) Refactoring
8 16 (8.99%) Data Modelling
8 16 (8.99%) RAD
9 15 (8.43%) Kanban
10 14 (7.87%) DevOps
11 12 (6.74%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.74%) Waterfall
12 11 (6.18%) Continuous Deployment
12 11 (6.18%) Front End Development
12 11 (6.18%) Microservices
12 11 (6.18%) Project Management
12 11 (6.18%) Test Automation
13 10 (5.62%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (24.72%) C#
2 40 (22.47%) Java
2 40 (22.47%) JavaScript
3 32 (17.98%) SQL
4 25 (14.04%) PHP
5 15 (8.43%) T-SQL
6 14 (7.87%) Scala
7 8 (4.49%) C++
8 6 (3.37%) C
9 3 (1.69%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.69%) Python
10 2 (1.12%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.12%) R
11 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.56%) ES6
11 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (9.55%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) ISEB
3 6 (3.37%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.06%) QA
2 4 (2.25%) GDPR
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) MiFID
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) PMO
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.30%) Docker
2 7 (3.93%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (6.18%) Puppet
2 8 (4.49%) Grafana
2 8 (4.49%) Kibana
3 5 (2.81%) Terraform
4 3 (1.69%) Consul
4 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.12%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 30 (16.85%) Oracle
3 8 (4.49%) webMethods
4 4 (2.25%) HP
5 3 (1.69%) IBM
5 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.12%) Dell
6 2 (1.12%) Informatica
6 2 (1.12%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) Syncfusion