Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hastings 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 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
East Sussex > Hastings
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 17 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hastings 51.52% 50.00% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 68.00% 54.55% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 0
Hastings median daily rate £340 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.00% - -
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £418 £375
% change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hastings median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 Hastings with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hastings
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 25 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hastings 75.76% 91.67% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 8
Hastings median daily rate £340 £500 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.00% +36.99% +82.50%
10th Percentile £314 £328 £264
90th Percentile £369 £648 £397
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hastings median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £21.36 £22.07
% change year-on-year -20.39% -3.25% +40.23%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Hastings

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Hastings

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hastings

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hastings

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hastings region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) Scrum
2 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (76.47%) Change Control
3 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (76.47%) MVC
3 13 (76.47%) TDD
3 13 (76.47%) Web Development
3 13 (76.47%) Refactoring
3 13 (76.47%) WCF
3 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 13 (76.47%) N-Tier
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (17.65%) Tactical Data Link
4 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) C
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) HP

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hastings 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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (17.65%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) .NET Developer
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Agile .NET Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Agile C# Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Developer
2 12 (70.59%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (70.59%) C# Developer
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Developer
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
1 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
1 13 (76.47%) WCF
1 13 (76.47%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (82.35%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) Change Control
2 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Refactoring
2 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 13 (76.47%) Web Development
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Component Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) C
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) HP