The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 3 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.30% 2.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.57% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £410 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-10.08% +21.12%

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
51 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 89.47% 91.11% 86.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 15
Median daily rate £400 £495 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £363 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Kanban
3 6 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) CMS
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 4 (22.22%) REST
5 4 (22.22%) Akka
5 4 (22.22%) Play Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Scala
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Puppet

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Scala Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum Master
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Web Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Coach
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Website Manager
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Akka
1 4 (22.22%) J2EE
1 4 (22.22%) Play Framework
1 4 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Kanban
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) API Design
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) People Management
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) Python
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
1 4 (22.22%) Scala
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle