The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove - - 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
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
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 Hove region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 47.83% 90.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 8
Average daily rate £342 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Hove

Scrum
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) AOP
3 1 (33.33%) jBPM

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) jBPM
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) AOP
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle