Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 June 2018 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 25 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 29 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.77% 6.44% 5.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.97% 7.49% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 29
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -23.81% +54.41%
10th Percentile £349 £275 £297
90th Percentile £618 £488 £588
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.25 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.72% +2.22% +20.00%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 416 414 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 82.70% 86.07% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 276 315
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £352 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.80% -1.26% -3.78%
10th Percentile £266 £219 £251
90th Percentile £525 £519 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 12
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.00 £11.93 £17.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -32.48% -15.86%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £10.84
90th Percentile £44.75 £23.10 £38.85
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +13.64%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in East Sussex

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in East Sussex

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in East Sussex

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in East 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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -2 16 £450 +24.14% 13
Hove +2 11 £575 +43.57% 3
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
3 9 (31.03%) Finance
4 8 (27.59%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) QA
5 7 (24.14%) Web Development
5 7 (24.14%) Open Source
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) HTML
6 6 (20.69%) CSS
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
7 5 (17.24%) RESTful
7 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
8 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) User Stories
8 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.79%) Coaching
8 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
8 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
8 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.79%) Ajax
8 4 (13.79%) MVC
9 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (6.90%) OpenShift
2 2 (6.90%) Serverless
3 1 (3.45%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) MQTT
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Redis
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Gradle
2 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.45%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Scrum Master
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Backend Developer
5 2 (6.90%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) RESTful
3 4 (13.79%) Ajax
3 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.34%) jQuery
4 3 (10.34%) Node.js
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) LAMP
5 2 (6.90%) React
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.45%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
3 7 (24.14%) Open Source
3 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Web Development
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
5 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) MVC
5 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) User Stories
5 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
1 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Java 8
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) Scala
4 1 (3.45%) Groovy
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.90%) PMP
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) GDPR
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Appcelerator
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Informatica
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Tableau
2 1 (3.45%) Talend