The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Contract jobs citing Scrum 28 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.77% 1.08% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 1.33% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 0
Average daily rate £450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
Scrum
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 376 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.95% 80.86% 76.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 234 158
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.06% +6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £482 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +3 12 £415 +3.75% 3
Worthing - 10 £450 -
East Grinstead - 1 £425 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £550 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £550 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 75 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.90%) HTML
2 28 (35.90%) CSS
3 27 (34.62%) User Experience
4 26 (33.33%) Subversion
5 24 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 23 (29.49%) Web Development
7 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
8 19 (24.36%) HTTP
8 19 (24.36%) Web Design
8 19 (24.36%) Scala
8 19 (24.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (23.08%) Relational Database
9 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
10 16 (20.51%) Visualisation
11 15 (19.23%) CMS
12 12 (15.38%) Content Management
12 12 (15.38%) C#
13 11 (14.10%) Java
13 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
13 11 (14.10%) Coaching
14 10 (12.82%) Mobile App
14 10 (12.82%) MVC
15 9 (11.54%) SQL
15 9 (11.54%) .NET
15 9 (11.54%) Automated Testing
15 9 (11.54%) Open Source
16 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS
16 8 (10.26%) Android
16 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 15 (19.23%) CMS
2 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.41%) Confluence
4 3 (3.85%) Documentum
5 2 (2.56%) IIS
5 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Fireworks
1 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.56%) GitHub
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Subversion
2 24 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.69%) JIRA
4 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.85%) Ant
5 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.85%) JUnit
5 3 (3.85%) Maven
5 3 (3.85%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.28%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.28%) Mocha
7 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.28%) Banking
1 1 (1.28%) Electronics
1 1 (1.28%) Finance
1 1 (1.28%) Local Government
1 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.28%) Marketing
1 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (43.59%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) Scala Developer
3 15 (19.23%) Scrum Master
4 8 (10.26%) Digital Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.26%) User Researcher
5 7 (8.97%) HTML CSS Developer
5 7 (8.97%) HTML Developer
6 6 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Web Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Website Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Agile Scrum Master
7 5 (6.41%) QA Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Scala Developer
8 4 (5.13%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) CSS
1 28 (35.90%) HTML
2 9 (11.54%) .NET
3 7 (8.97%) HTML5
3 7 (8.97%) Spring
4 6 (7.69%) CSS3
5 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.41%) jQuery
5 5 (6.41%) Web Services
6 4 (5.13%) Play Framework
6 4 (5.13%) RESTful
7 3 (3.85%) Ajax
7 3 (3.85%) Django
7 3 (3.85%) Guice
7 3 (3.85%) J2EE
7 3 (3.85%) JSON
7 3 (3.85%) REST
7 3 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.56%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.62%) User Experience
2 16 (20.51%) Visualisation
3 10 (12.82%) Mobile App
4 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.41%) Psychology
6 1 (1.28%) Blog
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Android
1 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.69%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.13%) Unix
5 1 (1.28%) Windows
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.49%) Web Development
3 19 (24.36%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (24.36%) Web Design
4 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 12 (15.38%) Content Management
6 11 (14.10%) Coaching
6 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.82%) MVC
8 9 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 9 (11.54%) Open Source
9 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.97%) Project Management
10 6 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (6.41%) BDD
11 5 (6.41%) Kanban
11 5 (6.41%) Market Research
11 5 (6.41%) TDD
11 5 (6.41%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.36%) Scala
3 12 (15.38%) C#
4 11 (14.10%) Java
5 9 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (3.85%) Python
6 3 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (2.56%) Perl
7 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.56%) XPath
8 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) ISEB
2 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Google
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) BEA
3 2 (2.56%) Pega
4 1 (1.28%) Apple
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) SAP