Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 14 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 22.61% 22.31% 28.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.85% 25.44% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 34
Gatwick median daily rate £438 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £381 £334 £304
90th Percentile £544 £453 £449
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 11
Gatwick median hourly rate £51.00 £49.50 £51.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -3.88% -
West Sussex median hourly rate £51.00 £49.50 £48.25
% change year-on-year +3.03% +2.59% +7.22%

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 Gatwick with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 109 114 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 94.78% 87.69% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 58 106
Gatwick median daily rate £400 £346 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.52% -7.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £300 £237 £306
90th Percentile £551 £488 £488
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% - +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 12
Gatwick median hourly rate £51.00 £49.50 £49.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -0.50% -0.50%
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +88.89%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gatwick.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Gatwick.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Gatwick over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Gatwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 14 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 16 (61.54%) Scrum
3 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
4 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 13 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 12 (46.15%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (30.77%) C++
8 7 (26.92%) Marketing
9 6 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 6 (23.08%) Embedded C++
10 5 (19.23%) IBM
10 5 (19.23%) ITIL
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
10 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
11 4 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) C
11 4 (15.38%) C#
11 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
11 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
11 4 (15.38%) Prototyping
12 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
12 3 (11.54%) SDLC
12 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 15288

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 2 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (11.54%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (7.69%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Electronics
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (7.69%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.85%) Contactless
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Scrum
2 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
3 13 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 4 (15.38%) Prototyping
7 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
8 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
8 3 (11.54%) SDLC
8 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) SysML
8 3 (11.54%) TDD
8 3 (11.54%) UML
8 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) Embedded C++
3 4 (15.38%) C
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CISA
2 2 (7.69%) CISM
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) CREST Certified
2 2 (7.69%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 2 (7.69%) GDPR
3 2 (7.69%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (7.69%) ISO 22301
3 2 (7.69%) ISO 31000
3 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.69%) Nessus
2 2 (7.69%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) Anite
2 3 (11.54%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
3 2 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (7.69%) Centrify
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Imperva
3 2 (7.69%) McAfee
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Qualys
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) Sun
3 2 (7.69%) Trend Micro
3 2 (7.69%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.85%) Wind River