Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 21 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 33 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 9.48% 8.40% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.15% 10.16% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 24
Brighton median daily rate £425 £525 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +17.98% +1.71%
10th Percentile £293 £324 £300
90th Percentile £540 £556 £594
East Sussex median daily rate £370 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -24.10% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 296 305 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 85.06% 82.66% 80.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 189 294
Brighton median daily rate £375 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £553 £538 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £398 £365
% change year-on-year -5.66% +8.90% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 11
Brighton median hourly rate £13.50 £21.43 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.00% +1.34% +34.42%
10th Percentile £10.20 £13.79 £16.00
90th Percentile £101.25 £38.85 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £21.36 £23.00
% change year-on-year -20.39% -7.15% +46.12%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) Web Development
4 12 (36.36%) Kanban
4 12 (36.36%) HTML
5 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (30.30%) PHP
6 10 (30.30%) SOAP
7 9 (27.27%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 9 (27.27%) Drupal
7 9 (27.27%) REST
8 7 (21.21%) Finance
8 7 (21.21%) TDD
9 6 (18.18%) RAD
9 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 6 (18.18%) Sass
9 6 (18.18%) User Stories
10 5 (15.15%) Open Source
10 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
10 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
10 5 (15.15%) Oracle
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.15%) Project Management
11 4 (12.12%) BDD
11 4 (12.12%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (12.12%) Mobile App

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 9 (27.27%) Drupal
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.03%) npm
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Grunt
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Mocha
2 2 (6.06%) webpack
3 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.03%) Gradle
3 1 (3.03%) gulp
3 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.03%) PostCSS
3 1 (3.03%) Protractor
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Web Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Database Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum Master
4 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 10 (30.30%) SOAP
4 9 (27.27%) REST
4 9 (27.27%) Web Services
5 6 (18.18%) Sass
6 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 3 (9.09%) jQuery
6 3 (9.09%) Spring
6 3 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (6.06%) Ajax
7 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.06%) CSS3
7 2 (6.06%) HTML5
7 2 (6.06%) RESTful
8 1 (3.03%) Akka
8 1 (3.03%) Chai
8 1 (3.03%) Jest
8 1 (3.03%) React
8 1 (3.03%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) PMI
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Web Development
3 12 (36.36%) Kanban
4 7 (21.21%) TDD
5 6 (18.18%) RAD
5 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 6 (18.18%) User Stories
6 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.15%) Open Source
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) BDD
8 3 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (9.09%) Domain Models
8 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (9.09%) OO
8 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) PHP
4 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (3.03%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) HP
2 1 (3.03%) SAP