The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 24 June 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 147 304 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.56% 41.30% 24.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.17% 46.41% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 180 102
Median daily rate £475 £435 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.19% +17.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +14.18%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 418 655 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.90% 88.99% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 407 305
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +14.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £30.75 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £51.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing 0 78 £488 +8.50% 11
Gatwick -4 10 - - 2
East Grinstead +2 9 £415 +26.71% 3
Crawley -18 9 £500 +13.63% 8
Horsham 0 4 £368 -13.52% 4
Agile Software Development
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 121 (36.23%) Scrum
2 108 (32.34%) CSS
3 96 (28.74%) Java
4 93 (27.84%) HTML
5 92 (27.54%) Open Source
6 91 (27.25%) Git (software)
7 84 (25.15%) Scala
8 80 (23.95%) REST
9 73 (21.86%) JavaScript
10 71 (21.26%) Linux
10 71 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
11 68 (20.36%) JSON
12 67 (20.06%) Play Framework
13 62 (18.56%) SQL
14 61 (18.26%) JIRA
15 56 (16.77%) C#
15 56 (16.77%) XML
15 56 (16.77%) Spring
16 55 (16.47%) Degree
17 54 (16.17%) Subversion
18 53 (15.87%) HTML5
19 52 (15.57%) NoSQL
19 52 (15.57%) Test Automation
19 52 (15.57%) SOAP
20 50 (14.97%) MongoDB
21 49 (14.67%) Docker
22 47 (14.07%) Microservices
22 47 (14.07%) Unix
23 46 (13.77%) User Experience
23 46 (13.77%) DevOps

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 38 (11.38%) WebLogic
2 35 (10.48%) Confluence
3 32 (9.58%) Apache
4 19 (5.69%) nginx
4 19 (5.69%) Tomcat
5 17 (5.09%) CMS
6 16 (4.79%) JBoss
7 14 (4.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (2.10%) Mule
8 7 (2.10%) Mule ESB
8 7 (2.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.80%) Drupal
10 4 (1.20%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.90%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.90%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.60%) SAP Portal
13 1 (0.30%) DNN
13 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (3.29%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.60%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.60%) Primavera
3 2 (0.60%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.79%) GitHub
2 12 (3.59%) Google Analytics
3 11 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.60%) Boomi
5 2 (0.60%) IaaS
5 2 (0.60%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.60%) Office 365
5 2 (0.60%) PaaS
5 2 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.47%) HTTP
2 17 (5.09%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.59%) SSL
4 4 (1.20%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.20%) Firewall
4 4 (1.20%) Internet
5 2 (0.60%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (15.57%) NoSQL
2 50 (14.97%) MongoDB
3 45 (13.47%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.99%) Oracle Database
5 17 (5.09%) SQL Server
6 14 (4.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (4.19%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (3.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (2.99%) Redis
9 9 (2.69%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.80%) MySQL
11 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.60%) Big Data
12 2 (0.60%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.60%) DB2
12 2 (0.60%) OLTP
12 2 (0.60%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.60%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 91 (27.25%) Git (software)
2 61 (18.26%) JIRA
3 54 (16.17%) Subversion
4 43 (12.87%) IntelliJ
5 37 (11.08%) Jenkins
6 31 (9.28%) JUnit
6 31 (9.28%) Selenium
7 19 (5.69%) Maven
8 17 (5.09%) Rational DOORS
9 16 (4.79%) Eclipse
10 13 (3.89%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (3.89%) TeamCity
11 12 (3.59%) Ant
11 12 (3.59%) Cucumber
11 12 (3.59%) Gatling
11 12 (3.59%) Grunt
11 12 (3.59%) gulp
11 12 (3.59%) Karma Test Runner
11 12 (3.59%) Sublime Text
12 8 (2.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (8.98%) Finance
2 15 (4.49%) Marketing
3 14 (4.19%) Publishing
4 13 (3.89%) Legal
5 9 (2.69%) Back Office
6 4 (1.20%) Banking
7 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 155 (46.41%) Developer
2 77 (23.05%) Scala Developer
3 40 (11.98%) Designer
4 36 (10.78%) Java Developer
5 32 (9.58%) Analyst
6 23 (6.89%) Business Analyst
7 20 (5.99%) User Researcher
8 19 (5.69%) .NET Developer
8 19 (5.69%) Java Scala Developer
9 17 (5.09%) Architect
9 17 (5.09%) Content Designer
9 17 (5.09%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.49%) Requirements Engineer
11 14 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (4.19%) C# Developer
11 14 (4.19%) Project Manager
11 14 (4.19%) Scrum Master
12 12 (3.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (3.29%) Agile Developer
13 11 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (32.34%) CSS
2 93 (27.84%) HTML
3 80 (23.95%) REST
4 68 (20.36%) JSON
5 67 (20.06%) Play Framework
6 56 (16.77%) Spring
6 56 (16.77%) XML
7 53 (15.87%) HTML5
8 52 (15.57%) SOAP
9 34 (10.18%) AngularJS
10 31 (9.28%) CSS3
10 31 (9.28%) Hibernate
10 31 (9.28%) Web Services
11 30 (8.98%) .NET
12 28 (8.38%) EJB
12 28 (8.38%) jQuery
13 25 (7.49%) Ajax
14 24 (7.19%) RESTful
15 23 (6.89%) Guice
15 23 (6.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.77%) User Experience
2 43 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.10%) Animation
6 7 (2.10%) Social Media
7 6 (1.80%) PMI
8 5 (1.50%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.20%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.90%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.30%) Fintech
12 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 71 (21.26%) Linux
2 47 (14.07%) Unix
3 15 (4.49%) Windows
4 12 (3.59%) Ubuntu
5 9 (2.69%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.40%) Android
6 8 (2.40%) Mac OS X
7 7 (2.10%) AIX
8 4 (1.20%) SUSE
9 2 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (36.23%) Scrum
2 92 (27.54%) Open Source
3 71 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (15.57%) Test Automation
5 47 (14.07%) Microservices
6 46 (13.77%) DevOps
7 40 (11.98%) Configuration Management
8 39 (11.68%) Coaching
8 39 (11.68%) MVC
8 39 (11.68%) Web Design
9 38 (11.38%) Service Design
10 36 (10.78%) Web Development
11 34 (10.18%) Project Management
11 34 (10.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 31 (9.28%) Waterfall
13 27 (8.08%) SDLC
14 25 (7.49%) Process Improvement
15 24 (7.19%) OWASP
16 22 (6.59%) Front End Development
16 22 (6.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 96 (28.74%) Java
2 84 (25.15%) Scala
3 73 (21.86%) JavaScript
4 62 (18.56%) SQL
5 56 (16.77%) C#
6 36 (10.78%) Ruby
7 33 (9.88%) Python
8 19 (5.69%) Perl
9 17 (5.09%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.59%) Groovy
10 12 (3.59%) Haskell
11 11 (3.29%) C
11 11 (3.29%) PHP
12 3 (0.90%) ABAP
12 3 (0.90%) C++
12 3 (0.90%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.90%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (16.47%) Degree
2 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (1.80%) PMI Certification
2 6 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.50%) ISEB
4 4 (1.20%) IIBA
4 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.90%) HNC
5 3 (0.90%) MCSD
6 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.49%) GDPR
2 6 (1.80%) QA
3 4 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.20%) SLA
4 3 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (14.67%) Docker
2 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.30%) vSphere
3 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (11.38%) Puppet
2 17 (5.09%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (3.59%) Grafana
3 12 (3.59%) Kibana
4 3 (0.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (11.98%) Google
2 32 (9.58%) Oracle
3 25 (7.49%) Microsoft
4 19 (5.69%) Atlassian
4 19 (5.69%) CA
5 18 (5.39%) webMethods
6 17 (5.09%) CA Agile Central
6 17 (5.09%) HP
7 9 (2.69%) Adobe
8 7 (2.10%) Apple
8 7 (2.10%) SAP
9 4 (1.20%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.60%) Ariba
10 2 (0.60%) Cognos
10 2 (0.60%) Concur
10 2 (0.60%) Informatica
10 2 (0.60%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.60%) MapR
10 2 (0.60%) Tableau
10 2 (0.60%) VMware
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