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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 30 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 15 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.77% 8.46% 9.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 11.64% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £365 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £451 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -7.40%
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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
204 146 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 78.46% 72.64% 72.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 67 82
Average daily rate £400 £390 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.86% -34.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) .NET
3 12 (48.00%) MVC
4 11 (44.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (44.00%) jQuery
5 10 (40.00%) TDD
5 10 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (36.00%) WCF
6 9 (36.00%) C#
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) NUnit
9 6 (24.00%) LINQ
9 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (24.00%) StyleCop
10 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (20.00%) Degree
11 4 (16.00%) Kanban
11 4 (16.00%) Finance
11 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (12.00%) Python
12 3 (12.00%) C++
12 3 (12.00%) SQL
12 3 (12.00%) Windows
12 3 (12.00%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (24.00%) NUnit
2 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) StyleCop
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) RSpec
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Coach
5 4 (16.00%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (44.00%) jQuery
3 10 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (36.00%) WCF
4 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) LINQ
8 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (8.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) Ajax
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
9 1 (4.00%) CSS3
9 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Functional Programming
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) OOD
7 2 (8.00%) SOA
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VC++
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
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