The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 2 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 117 39 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 43.66% 35.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 46.25% 42.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 0
Median daily rate £480 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
Scrum
West 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 Worthing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
253 92 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 94.40% 84.40% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 43 10
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worthing region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 127 (95.49%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (60.15%) Scala
3 79 (59.40%) Java
4 77 (57.89%) HTML
5 76 (57.14%) CSS
6 73 (54.89%) REST
6 73 (54.89%) JSON
7 72 (54.14%) Ruby
8 71 (53.38%) Open Source
9 70 (52.63%) HTML5
9 70 (52.63%) CSS3
9 70 (52.63%) Ajax
10 69 (51.88%) HTTP
11 68 (51.13%) Automated Testing
12 66 (49.62%) Git (software)
13 65 (48.87%) Subversion
14 64 (48.12%) Python
14 64 (48.12%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (48.12%) Jenkins
15 63 (47.37%) JUnit
15 63 (47.37%) Play Framework
16 60 (45.11%) Django
17 59 (44.36%) Ruby on Rails
18 57 (42.86%) Google
18 57 (42.86%) Spring
18 57 (42.86%) Guice
18 57 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
18 57 (42.86%) Web Design
19 44 (33.08%) Mentoring
20 42 (31.58%) RESTful

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 37 (27.82%) Confluence
2 1 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.75%) MS Office
1 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 69 (51.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.26%) MySQL
4 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (49.62%) Git (software)
2 65 (48.87%) Subversion
3 64 (48.12%) Jenkins
4 63 (47.37%) JUnit
5 39 (29.32%) JIRA
6 30 (22.56%) Selenium
7 5 (3.76%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.50%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.75%) Capybara
9 1 (0.75%) Gatling
9 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (2.26%) Publishing
2 2 (1.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (60.15%) Developer
2 52 (39.10%) Scala Developer
3 41 (30.83%) Java Developer
4 28 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 28 (21.05%) Java Scala Developer
5 15 (11.28%) Analyst
5 15 (11.28%) Business Analyst
6 13 (9.77%) Scrum Master
7 11 (8.27%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.27%) Digital Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Digital Business Analyst
7 11 (8.27%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 10 (7.52%) HTML Developer
9 9 (6.77%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Lead Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Agile Business Analyst
10 8 (6.02%) Agile Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (57.89%) HTML
2 76 (57.14%) CSS
3 73 (54.89%) JSON
3 73 (54.89%) REST
4 70 (52.63%) Ajax
4 70 (52.63%) CSS3
4 70 (52.63%) HTML5
5 63 (47.37%) Play Framework
6 60 (45.11%) Django
7 59 (44.36%) Ruby on Rails
8 57 (42.86%) Guice
8 57 (42.86%) Spring
9 42 (31.58%) RESTful
10 34 (25.56%) Spring MVC
11 3 (2.26%) Gherkin
12 2 (1.50%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.50%) Web Services
13 1 (0.75%) .NET
13 1 (0.75%) SOAP
13 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.80%) User Experience
2 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.01%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.08%) Linux
2 3 (2.26%) Unix
3 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (95.49%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (53.38%) Open Source
3 68 (51.13%) Automated Testing
4 64 (48.12%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 57 (42.86%) Web Design
6 44 (33.08%) Mentoring
7 38 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 35 (26.32%) Service Design
9 34 (25.56%) MVC
9 34 (25.56%) OWASP
10 30 (22.56%) Web Development
11 28 (21.05%) Front End Development
12 27 (20.30%) User Stories
13 26 (19.55%) Line Management
14 22 (16.54%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (14.29%) Project Management
16 18 (13.53%) Service Delivery
17 16 (12.03%) Agile Project Management
18 12 (9.02%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 80 (60.15%) Scala
2 79 (59.40%) Java
3 72 (54.14%) Ruby
4 64 (48.12%) Python
5 38 (28.57%) C#
6 8 (6.02%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) ISEB
3 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (42.86%) Google
2 1 (0.75%) HP
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle
2 1 (0.75%) SaltStack