The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Horsham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 8 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 6.25% - 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Horsham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 15 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 84.38% 57.69% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 36
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £380 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
West Sussex

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

Scrum
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Horsham 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 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Horsham 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 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) ScrumMaster
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
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