The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 12 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 4.76% 12.50% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 16.67% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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 Horsham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Horsham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 69.05% 75.00% 86.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 9
Average daily rate £494 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible