The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 20 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.81% 12.74% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 14.67% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 7
Median daily rate £513 £320 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.15% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £293 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £488 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
187 184 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 77.59% 86.79% 71.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 116 74
Median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 16
Median hourly rate £11.31 £25.25 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% +30.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) BDD
3 16 (59.26%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) Spring
6 9 (33.33%) Kanban
7 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
8 5 (18.52%) Scala
8 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
8 5 (18.52%) DevOps
8 5 (18.52%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (18.52%) Web Development
8 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
9 4 (14.81%) PHP
9 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
9 4 (14.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
10 3 (11.11%) Node.js
10 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (11.11%) jQuery
10 3 (11.11%) Web Design
11 2 (7.41%) Oracle
11 2 (7.41%) CRM
11 2 (7.41%) Web Services
11 2 (7.41%) RESTful

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 3 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) BigMachines
1 1 (3.70%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) git-flow
2 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Mocha
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.70%) Sinon.JS
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Agile Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
9 1 (3.70%) CMS Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Lead PHP Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Lead Programmer
9 1 (3.70%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) Laravel
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Django
6 1 (3.70%) Mason
6 1 (3.70%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (3.70%) React
6 1 (3.70%) Symfony
6 1 (3.70%) Velocity
6 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) BDD
2 17 (62.96%) TDD
3 9 (33.33%) Kanban
4 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
5 5 (18.52%) Concurrent Programming
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) OOP
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Scala
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) Siebel