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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 14 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 25 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.02% 5.29% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.12% 8.11% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £35.22
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.18%
Scrum
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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
177 111 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 85.10% 65.29% 73.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 70 57
Average daily rate £400 £343 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £540 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 5
Average hourly rate £25.25 £21.61 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% +2.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £11.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £142.50 £23.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) .NET
3 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.95%) CSS
4 13 (30.95%) C#
5 12 (28.57%) C++
5 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 12 (28.57%) Python
5 12 (28.57%) TDD
5 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 12 (28.57%) jQuery
5 12 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 11 (26.19%) MVC
6 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
7 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
7 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
8 9 (21.43%) Windows
8 9 (21.43%) VC++
8 9 (21.43%) Web Services
9 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
9 8 (19.05%) NUnit
9 8 (19.05%) Finance
9 8 (19.05%) WCF
9 8 (19.05%) LINQ
9 8 (19.05%) StyleCop
9 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 5 (11.90%) JIRA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 8 (19.05%) NUnit
1 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (19.05%) StyleCop
2 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) RSpec
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 9 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 9 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Coach
8 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
9 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
11 1 (2.38%) UI Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Digital Project Manager
11 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
11 1 (2.38%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
4 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 12 (28.57%) jQuery
5 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
6 9 (21.43%) Web Services
6 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 8 (19.05%) WCF
7 8 (19.05%) LINQ
8 2 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (4.76%) Ajax
8 2 (4.76%) CSS3
9 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.38%) Sass
9 1 (2.38%) LESS
9 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) TDD
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 12 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 11 (26.19%) MVC
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) Kanban
6 4 (9.52%) Coaching
6 4 (9.52%) OO
6 4 (9.52%) DSDM
7 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.76%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (4.76%) User Stories
8 2 (4.76%) People Management
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.95%) C#
3 12 (28.57%) C++
3 12 (28.57%) Python
4 9 (21.43%) VC++
5 2 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe
2 1 (2.38%) hybris
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