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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 28 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 16 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.51% 10.44% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.57% 12.27% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 8
Average daily rate £488 £370 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.75% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £298 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £488 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -
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
287 269 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.85% 85.13% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 161 119
Average daily rate £363 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 24
Average hourly rate £18.43 £32.50 £18.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.30% +75.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £15.37 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £142.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -6 14 £500 +56.25% 9
Eastbourne 0 1 £285 -28.75%
Hastings - 1 £345 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) TDD
2 16 (50.00%) BDD
3 15 (46.88%) Java
4 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) CSS
6 8 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 8 (25.00%) Spring
6 8 (25.00%) Kanban
7 7 (21.88%) Web Development
8 5 (15.63%) Web Design
8 5 (15.63%) jQuery
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
8 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (15.63%) DevOps
9 4 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
9 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 4 (12.50%) Scala
9 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 4 (12.50%) PHP
10 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Node.js
11 2 (6.25%) Laravel
11 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
11 2 (6.25%) SaaS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) BigMachines
1 1 (3.13%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) git-flow
2 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.13%) Mocha
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Senior Developer
5 8 (25.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 8 (25.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 8 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Analyst
9 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
10 1 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) Drupal Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Lead PHP Developer
10 1 (3.13%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) CSS
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) Spring
3 5 (15.63%) jQuery
4 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) Laravel
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.13%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) Django
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE
6 1 (3.13%) Mason
6 1 (3.13%) React
6 1 (3.13%) RESTful
6 1 (3.13%) Symfony
6 1 (3.13%) Velocity
6 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) BDD
2 16 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (25.00%) Kanban
3 8 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 7 (21.88%) Web Development
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (15.63%) Web Design
6 4 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.13%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (3.13%) Migration
9 1 (3.13%) MVC
9 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Guidewire
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.13%) Siebel
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 3 days ago