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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 52 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.15% 6.14% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 8.05% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 20
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£375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £370 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £433 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- +12.43%
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
405 261 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 77.88% 76.32% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 163 218
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 11
Average hourly rate £22.85 £39.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.15% +51.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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
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 30 March 2015. 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
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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
Horsham - 3 - - 1
Crawley -13 2 £375 -11.76% 3
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
Chichester - - - -
Gatwick - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Steyning - - - -
Worthing - - - - 1
Arundel - - - -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) StyleCop
5 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 3 (30.00%) LINQ
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) NUnit
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
6 2 (20.00%) Xcode
6 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
1 3 (30.00%) StyleCop
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Xcode
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) iPad Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Coach
5 1 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) LINQ
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
4 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (10.00%) PostGIS
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) ATDD
5 1 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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