Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 31.46% 21.90% 26.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.73% 23.62% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 29
Gatwick median daily rate £425 £343 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.09% -14.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £368 £325 £310
90th Percentile £600 £438 £513
West Sussex median daily rate £449 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -0.28% - +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 9
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 £47.75 £51.50
% change year-on-year +6.81% -7.28% +14.44%

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 83 127 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 93.26% 92.70% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 75 103
Gatwick median daily rate £388 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.31% +2.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £296 £250 £309
90th Percentile £544 £498 £499
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 13
Gatwick median hourly rate £51.00 £49.50 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -4.00%
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.25 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.79% +26.67% +130.77%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 (71.43%) Scrum
1 20 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 19 (67.86%) Degree
3 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
3 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
4 13 (46.43%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (39.29%) C++
7 9 (32.14%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (28.57%) C#
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.29%) C
10 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
10 4 (14.29%) TDD
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 4 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
11 3 (10.71%) DevOps
11 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
11 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
11 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
11 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
11 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
11 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
11 3 (10.71%) Marketing

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 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.57%) Gradle
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Liquibase
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 13 (46.43%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (32.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Architect
7 4 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Core
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) JPA
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) Kafka
4 1 (3.57%) LESS
4 1 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (7.14%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.57%) Contactless
5 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Scrum
2 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
2 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
3 12 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.14%) Business Development
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C++
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) C
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.71%) Embedded C++
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) Java 8
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) CISA
3 2 (7.14%) CISM
3 2 (7.14%) CREST Certified
3 2 (7.14%) IISP
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 22301
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 31000
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nessus
1 2 (7.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Anite
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
3 2 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (7.14%) Centrify
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Imperva
3 2 (7.14%) McAfee
3 2 (7.14%) Qualys
3 2 (7.14%) Splunk
3 2 (7.14%) Sun
3 2 (7.14%) Trend Micro
3 2 (7.14%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore