The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hove 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hove 28.57% 10.34% 33.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.00% 13.04% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £401 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.90% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year +0.59% +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 Hove with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hove
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 23 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hove 89.29% 79.31% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 6
Median daily rate £401 £342 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.10% -8.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Hove

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hove 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 Hove

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Hove

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hove region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Mercurial
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Confluence
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
4 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (18.18%) Cobertura
4 2 (18.18%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Gradle
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) FindBugs
4 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Terraform
4 2 (18.18%) Consul
4 2 (18.18%) Smart Home
4 2 (18.18%) Spring Cloud
4 2 (18.18%) JUnit
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) C++

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Hove 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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Mercurial
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Checkstyle
2 2 (18.18%) Cobertura
2 2 (18.18%) FindBugs
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Mockito
2 2 (18.18%) TestNG
3 1 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (9.09%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (9.09%) Mocha
3 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
2 2 (18.18%) Spring Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Spring Security
2 2 (18.18%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (9.09%) Django
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Sass
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Smart Home
2 1 (9.09%) BYOD
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Disruptive Innovation
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Consul
1 2 (18.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Appcelerator
1 1 (9.09%) Apple
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter