The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Eastbourne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 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
Median daily rate £285 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.60% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £285 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastbourne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Eastbourne region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 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 Eastbourne region with a requirement for 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

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:

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