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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 23 23 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.70% 3.70% 11.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 4.79% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 11
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.29 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.86% -0.49%  

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 117 146 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.67% 77.25% 88.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 99 108
Median daily rate £388 £342 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.30% -14.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Bluetooth
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
3 3 (21.43%) Firmware
3 3 (21.43%) RFID
3 3 (21.43%) 802.15
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) ZigBee
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (14.29%) Office 365
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification

Scrum
Top Related 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) 802.15
1 3 (21.43%) Bluetooth
1 3 (21.43%) RFID
1 3 (21.43%) Wireless
1 3 (21.43%) ZigBee
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) CppUnit
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JMeter
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Product Owner
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Product Owner
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) EJB
3 1 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) JPA
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) PMI
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Code Coverage
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
1 4 (28.57%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Coverity
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Progress
3 1 (7.14%) Veracode