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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 20 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.31% 6.32% 8.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.58% 7.69% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 13
Median daily rate £525 £369 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.37% -18.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.25 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+29.39% -4.98%
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
159 221 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 81.96% 82.16% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 173 109
Median daily rate £450 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 28
Median hourly rate £22.59 £18.68 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +17.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £17.88 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.15 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) TDD
3 25 (65.79%) Java
4 21 (55.26%) Kanban
5 20 (52.63%) BDD
6 15 (39.47%) Scala
7 14 (36.84%) Pair Programming
8 11 (28.95%) Hibernate
8 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
8 11 (28.95%) CSS
8 11 (28.95%) HTML
8 11 (28.95%) Spring
9 9 (23.68%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
11 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
11 3 (7.89%) User Stories
11 3 (7.89%) Play Framework
11 3 (7.89%) Ruby
11 3 (7.89%) Ajax
11 3 (7.89%) jQuery
11 3 (7.89%) PHP
11 3 (7.89%) MVC
11 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
12 2 (5.26%) Python
12 2 (5.26%) CRM
12 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
12 2 (5.26%) SQL
12 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
12 2 (5.26%) .NET
12 2 (5.26%) J2EE

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 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) git-flow
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
1 1 (2.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 23 (60.53%) Java Developer
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Developer
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 12 (31.58%) Senior Agile Developer
4 12 (31.58%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 12 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 12 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum Master
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (5.26%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Requirements Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.63%) User Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) CSS
1 11 (28.95%) Hibernate
1 11 (28.95%) HTML
1 11 (28.95%) Spring
2 3 (7.89%) Ajax
2 3 (7.89%) jQuery
2 3 (7.89%) Play Framework
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.26%) Akka
3 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (5.26%) Laravel
3 2 (5.26%) LINQ
3 2 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (5.26%) REST
3 2 (5.26%) RESTful
3 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) TDD
3 21 (55.26%) Kanban
4 20 (52.63%) BDD
5 14 (36.84%) Pair Programming
6 9 (23.68%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) User Stories
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.63%) DevOps
10 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
10 1 (2.63%) Open Source
10 1 (2.63%) Product Management
10 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) Scala
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA