The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.44% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
Scrum
West 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 Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 87.80% 85.19% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 15
Average daily rate £450 £413 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £631
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) API Development
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) XPath

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Tester
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) JSTL
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA