Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 166 171 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 30.63% 32.02% 22.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.51% 37.01% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 116 107
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -14.12% +13.33%
10th Percentile £310 £250 £281
90th Percentile £630 £556 £576
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

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 481 462 517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 88.75% 86.52% 86.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 304 335
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.48% -11.88% +9.22%
10th Percentile £275 £231 £253
90th Percentile £575 £519 £556
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 12
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -21.37% -6.38%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.04 £10.84
90th Percentile £17.87 £72.50 £36.12
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +1.12%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 0 108 £400 +14.29% 52
Hove 0 32 £500 +11.11% 8
Hastings 0 7 £413 +17.86%
Lewes - 5 £400 - 4
Uckfield 0 2 £320 -14.67% 2
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 46 (27.71%) Scrum
2 42 (25.30%) Test Automation
3 38 (22.89%) JavaScript
4 37 (22.29%) Java
5 33 (19.88%) Finance
6 31 (18.67%) C#
7 30 (18.07%) .NET
8 26 (15.66%) HTML
8 26 (15.66%) CSS
8 26 (15.66%) TDD
9 24 (14.46%) Project Management
9 24 (14.46%) Linux
9 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
10 23 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (13.25%) AngularJS
11 22 (13.25%) SQL
12 21 (12.65%) REST
13 19 (11.45%) Coaching
13 19 (11.45%) Web Services
13 19 (11.45%) Web Development
13 19 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET
14 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (9.64%) SDLC
15 16 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (9.64%) QA
15 16 (9.64%) Software Testing
16 15 (9.04%) Spring
16 15 (9.04%) JIRA
16 15 (9.04%) Python

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 7 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.61%) Confluence
3 3 (1.81%) Apache
3 3 (1.81%) Appian
4 2 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.20%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) JBoss
4 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.60%) Moodle
5 1 (0.60%) nginx
5 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.43%) Serverless
3 11 (6.63%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (6.63%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (4.82%) Office 365
5 7 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (2.41%) GitHub
7 4 (2.41%) Route 53
8 3 (1.81%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.20%) Lucidchart
9 2 (1.20%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.60%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.60%) npm
10 1 (0.60%) SaaS
10 1 (0.60%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) HTTP
2 5 (3.01%) SSL
2 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.20%) MQTT
4 1 (0.60%) Firewall
4 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.23%) MySQL
1 12 (7.23%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.02%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (3.61%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.81%) Big Data
6 3 (1.81%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.60%) DB2
8 1 (0.60%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (9.04%) Jenkins
1 15 (9.04%) JIRA
2 13 (7.83%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.23%) JUnit
4 11 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (6.02%) Selenium
6 6 (3.61%) Subversion
7 5 (3.01%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (1.81%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.81%) Gradle
9 2 (1.20%) gulp
9 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.60%) Ant
10 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.60%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.60%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.60%) Maven
10 1 (0.60%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.60%) Xcode
General
1 33 (19.88%) Finance
2 4 (2.41%) Marketing
3 3 (1.81%) Banking
3 3 (1.81%) Retail
4 2 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Law
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (39.16%) Developer
2 26 (15.66%) Project Manager
3 25 (15.06%) .NET Developer
3 25 (15.06%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (15.06%) C# Developer
4 23 (13.86%) Analyst
5 19 (11.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 18 (10.84%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.43%) Senior Manager
7 14 (8.43%) Senior Project Manager
8 12 (7.23%) Scrum Master
9 11 (6.63%) Business Analyst
10 10 (6.02%) SQL Developer
11 9 (5.42%) Test Analyst
11 9 (5.42%) Tester
12 8 (4.82%) Agile .NET Developer
12 8 (4.82%) Agile C# Developer
12 8 (4.82%) Agile Developer
13 7 (4.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (3.61%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.07%) .NET
2 26 (15.66%) CSS
2 26 (15.66%) HTML
3 22 (13.25%) AngularJS
4 21 (12.65%) REST
5 19 (11.45%) Web Services
6 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET
6 18 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (9.04%) Spring
8 12 (7.23%) .NET Framework
8 12 (7.23%) Entity Framework
8 12 (7.23%) React
9 11 (6.63%) Node.js
9 11 (6.63%) RESTful
10 10 (6.02%) HTML5
11 9 (5.42%) Django
12 8 (4.82%) Ajax
12 8 (4.82%) LINQ
12 8 (4.82%) LINQ to SQL
12 8 (4.82%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.23%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.63%) User Experience
4 9 (5.42%) Algorithms
4 9 (5.42%) Data Structures
4 9 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.81%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.46%) Linux
2 9 (5.42%) Windows
3 7 (4.22%) Unix
4 5 (3.01%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.71%) Scrum
2 42 (25.30%) Test Automation
3 26 (15.66%) TDD
4 24 (14.46%) Project Management
5 23 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (11.45%) Coaching
6 19 (11.45%) Web Development
7 16 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (9.64%) SDLC
7 16 (9.64%) Software Testing
8 14 (8.43%) Defect Management
8 14 (8.43%) Open Source
9 13 (7.83%) Multithreading
9 13 (7.83%) OOP
9 13 (7.83%) Service Delivery
9 13 (7.83%) Software Delivery
10 12 (7.23%) MVC
10 12 (7.23%) Process Improvement
11 11 (6.63%) DevOps
11 11 (6.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.89%) JavaScript
2 37 (22.29%) Java
3 31 (18.67%) C#
4 22 (13.25%) SQL
5 15 (9.04%) Python
6 11 (6.63%) Scala
7 9 (5.42%) Ruby
8 7 (4.22%) Java 8
8 7 (4.22%) PHP
9 5 (3.01%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.41%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.20%) Groovy
11 2 (1.20%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.20%) Perl
11 2 (1.20%) Rust
11 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.60%) Haskell
12 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (7.23%) Degree
2 11 (6.63%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.22%) ISEB
4 3 (1.81%) IIBA
4 3 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.20%) PMP
6 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.64%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.60%) PMO
4 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.82%) Docker
2 5 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) Puppet
2 5 (3.01%) Ansible
2 5 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.01%) Terraform
3 1 (0.60%) Grafana
3 1 (0.60%) Kibana
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.60%) Oozie
3 1 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.22%) Google
2 7 (4.22%) Oracle
3 5 (3.01%) Appcelerator
4 3 (1.81%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (1.81%) Cisco
4 3 (1.81%) SAP
4 3 (1.81%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe
5 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.60%) Citrix
5 1 (0.60%) IBM
5 1 (0.60%) OutSystems
5 1 (0.60%) Tableau
5 1 (0.60%) webMethods