The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 22 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.55% 9.65% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 11.34% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £476
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £36.11
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +8.00%
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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 Crawley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 97 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 80.85% 85.09% 68.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 65 83
Average daily rate £363 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Crawley region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 3 (42.86%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
4 2 (28.57%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Handset
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
5 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 1 (14.29%) C#

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Apple