Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sussex 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 27 July 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
South East > Sussex
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 13 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 29.55% 17.65% 27.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.50% 21.95% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 8
Sussex median daily rate £463 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +22.58% -4.91%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £300
90th Percentile £487 £825 £466
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%

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 Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 40 41 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 90.91% 80.39% 78.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 22
Sussex median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £213 £172 £250
90th Percentile £488 £531 £568
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Sussex median hourly rate - - £35.00
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £24.18 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.22% +7.47% +5.88%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Sussex over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Scala
1 9 (69.23%) Microservices
2 8 (61.54%) Play Framework
2 8 (61.54%) Docker
2 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 8 (61.54%) Puppet
2 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
2 8 (61.54%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) IntelliJ
2 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) SSADM
3 1 (7.69%) RUP
3 1 (7.69%) STL
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
1 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Java Programmer
1 8 (61.54%) Programmer
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Manager
2 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
2 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
2 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) JSON
2 8 (61.54%) Play Framework
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Microservices
2 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) RUP
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) SSADM
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Scala
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet