The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Eastbourne 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 2 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Eastbourne 33.33% 20.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.33% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £285 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -
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 Eastbourne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Eastbourne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Eastbourne 100.00% 60.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £285 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 Eastbourne

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Eastbourne

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Eastbourne

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Eastbourne

Scrum
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Eastbourne

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Eastbourne 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 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Eastbourne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Eastbourne 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Web Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Guidewire