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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 16 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing Scrum 9 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.82% 7.28% 6.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.91% 10.68% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Median daily rate £350 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £533 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
101 103 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 76.52% 68.21% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 76 128
Median daily rate £394 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.70% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 17
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +80.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (20.00%) Scala
4 4 (20.00%) REST
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) RFID
5 3 (15.00%) Bluetooth
5 3 (15.00%) 802.15
5 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (15.00%) Firmware
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) ZigBee
5 3 (15.00%) JIRA
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5

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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Drupal
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Moodle
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) 802.15
1 3 (15.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (15.00%) RFID
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
1 3 (15.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Product Owner
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Product Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Moodle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) HTML5
2 3 (15.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) Ajax
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) Django
3 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.00%) JSON
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (10.00%) Spring
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) Akka
4 1 (5.00%) EclipseLink
4 1 (5.00%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (5.00%) JPA
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
7 1 (5.00%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
1 4 (20.00%) C++
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) Scala
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (15.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Coverity
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Progress
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Veracode