The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scrum
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 11 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.45% 12.30% 8.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.43% 15.23% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 19
Median daily rate £350 £525 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +61.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £475 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £578 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £377
% change year-on-year - +12.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +5.23% +16.57%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 166 151 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 88.30% 80.75% 86.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 86 165
Median daily rate £350 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% +15.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £11.93 £21.36 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.13% +0.99%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Brighton

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Brighton

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Brighton over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) Open Source
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) QA
5 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 2 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) Internet

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) MQTT
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Gradle
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Grunt
2 1 (5.26%) Mocha
2 1 (5.26%) Protractor
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.26%) webpack
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) QA Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) QA Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Product Owner
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Product Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Manager
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) Chai
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) WAMP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) PMI
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Progress
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