The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 24 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.81% 6.67% 8.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.87% 8.24% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Average daily rate £363 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £469 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
Scrum
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
178 279 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 73.86% 80.87% 74.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 161 111
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 18
Average hourly rate £32.80 £21.99 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.19% +62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £36.35 £16.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +12 12 £375 +20.00% 5
Lewes +1 1 £320 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
4 13 (48.15%) Java
5 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (40.74%) BDD
6 9 (33.33%) DevOps
6 9 (33.33%) Spring
7 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
7 8 (29.63%) Kanban
8 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
8 7 (25.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (22.22%) Web Development
10 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 5 (18.52%) Web Design
10 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (14.81%) Python
12 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
12 3 (11.11%) Finance
12 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 3 (11.11%) Ruby
12 3 (11.11%) Oracle
12 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 3 (11.11%) Scala
13 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
13 2 (7.41%) Node.js
13 2 (7.41%) HTML5

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (7.41%) Apache Pig
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.41%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) BigMachines
1 1 (3.70%) Eloqua
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) HBase
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.70%) Mocha
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.70%) Sinon.JS
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Java Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Agile Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Coach
7 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) CSS
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) Django
5 1 (3.70%) jBPM
5 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.70%) Mason
5 1 (3.70%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (3.70%) React
5 1 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) BDD
3 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 8 (29.63%) Kanban
6 6 (22.22%) Web Development
7 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (18.52%) Web Design
8 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
8 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Coaching
9 2 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
10 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
10 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
10 1 (3.70%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.41%) Mesos
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) Siebel