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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 4 19 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +20
Contract jobs citing Scrum 122 47 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.45% 9.27% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.68% 11.08% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 32 6
Median daily rate £485 £353 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.58% -14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £300 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +1.94%
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
620 424 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.70% 83.63% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 274 170
Median daily rate £425 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 19
Median hourly rate £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +85.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing 0 75 £485 +2.10% 3
Crawley +6 10 £500 +63.93% 4
Gatwick -7 7 £365 +13.17% 1
Burgess Hill - 5 £425 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 222 (96.52%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (44.35%) Java
3 97 (42.17%) Scala
4 90 (39.13%) HTML
5 89 (38.70%) CSS
6 86 (37.39%) Open Source
7 80 (34.78%) Ruby
8 79 (34.35%) Automated Testing
9 78 (33.91%) REST
10 77 (33.48%) JSON
11 76 (33.04%) Git (software)
12 75 (32.61%) CSS3
13 74 (32.17%) HTML5
14 73 (31.74%) Continuous Integration
14 73 (31.74%) Ajax
14 73 (31.74%) HTTP
15 72 (31.30%) Subversion
16 71 (30.87%) Jenkins
16 71 (30.87%) Play Framework
17 70 (30.43%) Python
18 69 (30.00%) JUnit
19 67 (29.13%) Spring
20 64 (27.83%) Django
20 64 (27.83%) Responsive Web Design
21 63 (27.39%) Ruby on Rails
21 63 (27.39%) Web Design
22 61 (26.52%) Google
22 61 (26.52%) Guice
23 53 (23.04%) RESTful
23 53 (23.04%) User Experience

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (19.57%) Confluence
2 4 (1.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.43%) MS Office
1 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) GitHub
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (31.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) Broadband
2 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.43%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.74%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.04%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.74%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.30%) MySQL
4 3 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 76 (33.04%) Git (software)
2 72 (31.30%) Subversion
3 71 (30.87%) Jenkins
4 69 (30.00%) JUnit
5 48 (20.87%) JIRA
6 33 (14.35%) Selenium
7 7 (3.04%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.87%) Grunt
9 2 (0.87%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.87%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.43%) Capybara
10 1 (0.43%) Gradle
10 1 (0.43%) Hudson
10 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.43%) VectorCAST
10 1 (0.43%) Yeoman
General
1 9 (3.91%) Finance
2 3 (1.30%) Publishing
3 2 (0.87%) Law
4 1 (0.43%) Avionics
4 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 106 (46.09%) Developer
2 62 (26.96%) Scala Developer
3 55 (23.91%) Java Developer
4 36 (15.65%) Analyst
5 33 (14.35%) Business Analyst
6 32 (13.91%) Java Scala Developer
7 29 (12.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 19 (8.26%) Digital Analyst
8 19 (8.26%) Digital Business Analyst
9 18 (7.83%) Agile Developer
10 17 (7.39%) Agile Business Analyst
11 16 (6.96%) Agile Java Developer
11 16 (6.96%) Product Manager
12 15 (6.52%) Scrum Master
13 12 (5.22%) C# Developer
13 12 (5.22%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.78%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
14 11 (4.78%) Lead Developer
15 10 (4.35%) HTML Developer
16 9 (3.91%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (39.13%) HTML
2 89 (38.70%) CSS
3 78 (33.91%) REST
4 77 (33.48%) JSON
5 75 (32.61%) CSS3
6 74 (32.17%) HTML5
7 73 (31.74%) Ajax
8 71 (30.87%) Play Framework
9 67 (29.13%) Spring
10 64 (27.83%) Django
11 63 (27.39%) Ruby on Rails
12 61 (26.52%) Guice
13 53 (23.04%) RESTful
14 37 (16.09%) Spring MVC
15 14 (6.09%) Web Services
16 7 (3.04%) Hibernate
17 6 (2.61%) SOAP
18 5 (2.17%) Gherkin
18 5 (2.17%) J2EE
19 4 (1.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (23.04%) User Experience
2 15 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.17%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.87%) Fintech
6 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.87%) Psychology
6 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.43%) iPad
7 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (3.04%) Android
2 7 (3.04%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.17%) Windows
4 3 (1.30%) Unix
5 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (96.52%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (37.39%) Open Source
3 79 (34.35%) Automated Testing
4 73 (31.74%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (27.83%) Responsive Web Design
6 63 (27.39%) Web Design
7 48 (20.87%) User Stories
8 46 (20.00%) Service Design
9 45 (19.57%) Mentoring
10 44 (19.13%) Configuration Management
11 38 (16.52%) MVC
11 38 (16.52%) OWASP
11 38 (16.52%) Web Development
12 35 (15.22%) TDD
13 30 (13.04%) Front End Development
13 30 (13.04%) Project Management
14 26 (11.30%) Kanban
14 26 (11.30%) Line Management
15 24 (10.43%) Service Delivery
15 24 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (44.35%) Java
2 97 (42.17%) Scala
3 80 (34.78%) Ruby
4 70 (30.43%) Python
5 44 (19.13%) C#
6 17 (7.39%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.35%) SQL
8 8 (3.48%) C++
9 3 (1.30%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.87%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.43%) ANSI C
11 1 (0.43%) C
11 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (6.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.65%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.04%) Degree
4 4 (1.74%) ISEB
4 4 (1.74%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 61 (26.52%) Google
2 3 (1.30%) Atlassian
2 3 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (0.43%) HP
3 1 (0.43%) IBM
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.43%) SaltStack
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: excellent
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
Methods Professional Services Limited
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £52,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago