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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 2 2 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 31.82% 31.82% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.33% 35.90% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 2
Median daily rate £465 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.25% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year -1.77% +16.95%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75 39 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 85.23% 88.64% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 33 26
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in Gatwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Gatwick

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 (55.56%) Scrum
2 14 (38.89%) Degree
3 12 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) Unix
4 9 (25.00%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (22.22%) SDLC
6 7 (19.44%) User Experience
6 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (19.44%) Docker
6 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
6 7 (19.44%) nginx
6 7 (19.44%) Open Source
6 7 (19.44%) Apache
6 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
6 7 (19.44%) Python
6 7 (19.44%) AIX
6 7 (19.44%) Perl
6 7 (19.44%) PHP
6 7 (19.44%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) C
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle
6 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
6 7 (19.44%) ProC
6 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
7 6 (16.67%) CMS
7 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 6 (16.67%) Kanban

Agile Software Development
Top Related 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 7 (19.44%) Apache
1 7 (19.44%) nginx
1 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
1 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
1 7 (19.44%) ProC
2 6 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Architect
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Architect
2 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
2 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Designer
3 4 (11.11%) DOORS Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile Designer
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile UI Designer
3 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.11%) QC Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Requirements Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Scrum Master
3 4 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 3 (8.33%) Web Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) jQuery
3 4 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) Google Maps API
4 3 (8.33%) HTML5
4 3 (8.33%) REST
4 3 (8.33%) Sass
4 3 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.11%) Animation
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
1 9 (25.00%) Unix
2 7 (19.44%) AIX
3 4 (11.11%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Scrum
2 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (22.22%) SDLC
4 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (19.44%) Open Source
4 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (16.67%) Coaching
5 6 (16.67%) Kanban
5 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) Typography
7 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) API Development
8 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) C
2 7 (19.44%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) Perl
2 7 (19.44%) PHP
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Atlassian
3 4 (11.11%) Apple
3 4 (11.11%) CA
3 4 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (11.11%) HP
4 3 (8.33%) Google
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft