The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 12 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.79% 6.46% 9.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.43% 7.87% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
Average daily rate £375 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £278 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £464 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -
Scrum
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 216 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 68.18% 82.13% 80.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 126 72
Average daily rate £363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.58 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% +43.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.50 £15.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Brighton region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) TDD
3 13 (61.90%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (57.14%) CSS
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
5 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (52.38%) BDD
6 9 (42.86%) DevOps
6 9 (42.86%) Spring
7 8 (38.10%) Kanban
7 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
8 7 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 7 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (19.05%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) Web Development
10 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (14.29%) jQuery
10 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
10 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 3 (14.29%) Scala
10 3 (14.29%) Ruby
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle
10 3 (14.29%) Web Design
11 2 (9.52%) Finance
11 2 (9.52%) Games
11 2 (9.52%) Linux
11 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
11 2 (9.52%) HBase

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) BigMachines
1 1 (4.76%) Eloqua
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) HBase
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Mocha
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.76%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Java Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Agile Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Coach
6 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.76%) MongoDB Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Django
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.76%) jBPM
5 1 (4.76%) Mason
5 1 (4.76%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (4.76%) React
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) Spring Security
5 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) BDD
3 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) DevOps
5 8 (38.10%) Kanban
6 4 (19.05%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) Web Design
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.76%) AOP
9 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
9 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.76%) Open Source
9 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby
3 3 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
1 2 (9.52%) Mesos
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Siebel