The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Hove 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 6 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 4.35% - 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% - 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £325 - £213
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
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 86.96% 80.00% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 13
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
East Sussex

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 12 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript