Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 32 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 21.05% 24.68% 12.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.43% 26.71% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 26
Gatwick median daily rate £343 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.67% -10.71% +1.82%
10th Percentile £317 £306 £293
90th Percentile £496 £513 £545
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 0
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £51.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.88% - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -7.77% +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 131 146 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 86.18% 92.41% 88.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 101 103
Gatwick median daily rate £390 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -11.76% +17.24%
10th Percentile £260 £293 £255
90th Percentile £508 £506 £569
West Sussex median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 4
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.12% -14.00% +212.50%
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +32.14% +17.65% +85.94%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 20 (62.50%) Scrum
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (34.38%) C++
4 9 (28.13%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) TDD
5 8 (25.00%) Degree
5 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.63%) System Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.63%) .NET
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
7 5 (15.63%) CSS
7 5 (15.63%) C#
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) REST
7 5 (15.63%) Docker
8 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (12.50%) RESTful
8 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
8 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 4 (12.50%) React
8 4 (12.50%) Public Cloud
8 4 (12.50%) Spring Boot

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 4 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.13%) InfluxDB
3 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.13%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) git-flow
3 1 (3.13%) Grunt
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) C++ Software Engineer
1 11 (34.38%) Linux Engineer
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) REST
3 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (12.50%) HTML5
3 4 (12.50%) Java EE
3 4 (12.50%) JDBC
3 4 (12.50%) JPA
3 4 (12.50%) React
3 4 (12.50%) RESTful
3 4 (12.50%) Spring
3 4 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 4 (12.50%) Spring Cloud
3 4 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (3.13%) Ext JS
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) CCTV
3 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Scrum
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (28.13%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (25.00%) TDD
5 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.63%) System Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Case Management
7 4 (12.50%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (12.50%) MVVM
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) User Stories
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Requirements Management
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C++
2 5 (15.63%) C#
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.13%) Go
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CISA
2 1 (3.13%) CISM
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) ISACA
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) GCP
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Grafana
2 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.13%) Kibana
2 1 (3.13%) logstash
2 1 (3.13%) Marathon
2 1 (3.13%) Mesos
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.25%) CA
2 2 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe