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 28 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.

Agile Software Development
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 184 226 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 35.25% 37.54% 10.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.44% 42.24% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 122 30
Median daily rate £448 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £271 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.89% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £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 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 455 535 429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.16% 88.87% 81.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 323 265
Median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.67% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in West Sussex

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 28 March 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 72 £463 +9.46% 6
Crawley 0 33 £350 -11.11% 12
Gatwick -1 28 £465 +16.25% 6
East Grinstead +4 14 £436 +45.33%
Chichester - 2 - - 3
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 111 (35.13%) Scrum
2 81 (25.63%) Java
3 71 (22.47%) CSS
4 70 (22.15%) JavaScript
4 70 (22.15%) Git (software)
4 70 (22.15%) Scala
5 68 (21.52%) HTML
6 61 (19.30%) JIRA
7 59 (18.67%) Degree
8 57 (18.04%) Open Source
9 54 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (16.46%) C#
11 50 (15.82%) Linux
11 50 (15.82%) REST
11 50 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
12 48 (15.19%) User Experience
13 46 (14.56%) SQL
14 45 (14.24%) User Stories
14 45 (14.24%) Selenium
14 45 (14.24%) Service Design
15 44 (13.92%) Automated Testing
16 43 (13.61%) Jenkins
17 40 (12.66%) JSON
17 40 (12.66%) XML
17 40 (12.66%) Unix
18 39 (12.34%) Subversion
18 39 (12.34%) NoSQL
19 37 (11.71%) Play Framework
19 37 (11.71%) Configuration Management
20 35 (11.08%) HTTP

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 35 (11.08%) Confluence
2 24 (7.59%) WebLogic
3 20 (6.33%) Apache
4 16 (5.06%) nginx
4 16 (5.06%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.11%) CMS
6 11 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.22%) JBoss
8 5 (1.58%) SAP Portal
8 5 (1.58%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.32%) IIS
11 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.16%) MS Project
3 6 (1.90%) MS Office
4 3 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.58%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.16%) Google Analytics
2 9 (2.85%) GitHub
3 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.27%) Google Play
5 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.63%) Boomi
6 2 (0.63%) IaaS
6 2 (0.63%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Office 365
6 2 (0.63%) PaaS
6 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.08%) HTTP
2 14 (4.43%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.85%) SSL
4 4 (1.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.95%) Firewall
6 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.32%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) NAS
7 1 (0.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.34%) NoSQL
2 35 (11.08%) MongoDB
3 34 (10.76%) Relational Database
4 22 (6.96%) SQL Server
5 11 (3.48%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (3.48%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (2.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (2.53%) Redis
8 6 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.95%) Big Data
10 3 (0.95%) DB2
11 2 (0.63%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.63%) MySQL
11 2 (0.63%) OLTP
11 2 (0.63%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.63%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 70 (22.15%) Git (software)
2 61 (19.30%) JIRA
3 45 (14.24%) Selenium
4 43 (13.61%) Jenkins
5 39 (12.34%) Subversion
6 25 (7.91%) Cucumber
7 22 (6.96%) IntelliJ
7 22 (6.96%) JUnit
8 20 (6.33%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.16%) Ant
9 10 (3.16%) Gatling
9 10 (3.16%) Maven
9 10 (3.16%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (3.16%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.85%) Grunt
10 9 (2.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 9 (2.85%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (2.85%) Protractor
10 9 (2.85%) SpecFlow
10 9 (2.85%) Sublime Text
General
1 24 (7.59%) Finance
2 13 (4.11%) Legal
2 13 (4.11%) Publishing
3 9 (2.85%) Marketing
4 8 (2.53%) Back Office
5 7 (2.22%) Games
6 4 (1.27%) Banking
7 3 (0.95%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 119 (37.66%) Developer
2 57 (18.04%) Scala Developer
3 35 (11.08%) Analyst
4 31 (9.81%) User Researcher
5 28 (8.86%) Designer
5 28 (8.86%) Java Developer
6 25 (7.91%) Business Analyst
7 18 (5.70%) .NET Developer
8 16 (5.06%) Project Manager
8 16 (5.06%) Senior Developer
9 15 (4.75%) Agile Developer
9 15 (4.75%) Architect
9 15 (4.75%) Content Designer
10 14 (4.43%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.11%) Java Scala Developer
11 13 (4.11%) Tester
12 12 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (3.80%) Scrum Master
13 9 (2.85%) Automation Tester
13 9 (2.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (22.47%) CSS
2 68 (21.52%) HTML
3 50 (15.82%) REST
4 40 (12.66%) JSON
4 40 (12.66%) XML
5 37 (11.71%) Play Framework
6 35 (11.08%) Web Services
7 34 (10.76%) SOAP
8 33 (10.44%) .NET
8 33 (10.44%) HTML5
8 33 (10.44%) Spring
9 29 (9.18%) AngularJS
10 22 (6.96%) jQuery
11 19 (6.01%) CSS3
12 18 (5.70%) RESTful
13 16 (5.06%) Ajax
13 16 (5.06%) Akka
13 16 (5.06%) EJB
13 16 (5.06%) Hibernate
13 16 (5.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (15.19%) User Experience
3 21 (6.65%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.85%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.53%) PMI
5 8 (2.53%) Social Media
6 7 (2.22%) Animation
7 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.95%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.95%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.32%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.32%) Fintech
10 1 (0.32%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.82%) Linux
2 40 (12.66%) Unix
3 15 (4.75%) Windows
4 11 (3.48%) Android
5 10 (3.16%) Mac OS X
6 9 (2.85%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.53%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.22%) AIX
9 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (35.13%) Scrum
2 57 (18.04%) Open Source
3 54 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (14.24%) Service Design
4 45 (14.24%) User Stories
5 44 (13.92%) Automated Testing
6 37 (11.71%) Configuration Management
7 34 (10.76%) Usability Testing
8 32 (10.13%) Project Management
8 32 (10.13%) Waterfall
9 31 (9.81%) Customer Insight
9 31 (9.81%) DevOps
9 31 (9.81%) Web Design
10 29 (9.18%) Coaching
10 29 (9.18%) Guerrilla Research
11 28 (8.86%) Human Factors
11 28 (8.86%) Responsive Web Design
11 28 (8.86%) SDLC
12 27 (8.54%) Web Development
13 26 (8.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 81 (25.63%) Java
2 70 (22.15%) JavaScript
2 70 (22.15%) Scala
3 52 (16.46%) C#
4 46 (14.56%) SQL
5 31 (9.81%) Ruby
6 29 (9.18%) Python
7 17 (5.38%) Perl
8 13 (4.11%) Groovy
8 13 (4.11%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.85%) C
9 9 (2.85%) Haskell
10 7 (2.22%) ABAP
10 7 (2.22%) PHP
11 4 (1.27%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.63%) C++
14 1 (0.32%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 59 (18.67%) Degree
2 9 (2.85%) ISEB
3 8 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.53%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.95%) HNC
6 3 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.95%) MCSD
7 1 (0.32%) IIBA
7 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.43%) QA
2 8 (2.53%) GDPR
2 8 (2.53%) WCAG
3 4 (1.27%) SLA
4 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.95%) WAI
5 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (7.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.32%) vSphere
3 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (7.28%) Puppet
2 15 (4.75%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (2.85%) Grafana
3 9 (2.85%) Kibana
4 3 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (9.18%) Google
1 29 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.91%) Oracle
3 17 (5.38%) Atlassian
4 13 (4.11%) SAP
5 12 (3.80%) CA
5 12 (3.80%) HP
5 12 (3.80%) webMethods
6 10 (3.16%) CA Agile Central
7 9 (2.85%) Adobe
8 7 (2.22%) Apple
9 3 (0.95%) Ariba
9 3 (0.95%) Tableau
10 2 (0.63%) Citrix
10 2 (0.63%) Concur
10 2 (0.63%) Dell
10 2 (0.63%) MapR
10 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.63%) VMware
10 2 (0.63%) Xamarin
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £425 - £500+ per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago