Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 20 28
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 66 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.07% 7.69% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.01% 9.13% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 31
East Sussex median daily rate £370 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.10% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £318 £300
90th Percentile £538 £556 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £52.25 £45.75
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.21% +7.65%

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 471 438 561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.11% 84.23% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 278 394
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +6.10%
10th Percentile £263 £246 £225
90th Percentile £575 £543 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 18
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £21.36 £22.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.39% -3.25% +40.23%
10th Percentile £10.69 £13.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £72.50 £42.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +8 32 £413 -21.43% 12
Hastings +1 14 £340 -49.63%
Hove -1 7 £513 -
Eastbourne - 4 £340 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £345 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 66 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (56.06%) Web Development
3 31 (46.97%) TDD
4 30 (45.45%) Web Services
5 24 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (34.85%) Oracle
6 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
7 22 (33.33%) C#
7 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 20 (30.30%) MVC
9 19 (28.79%) Change Control
10 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (27.27%) .NET
10 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 18 (27.27%) N-Tier
10 18 (27.27%) Refactoring
10 18 (27.27%) WCF
11 17 (25.76%) Java
12 16 (24.24%) CSS
13 15 (22.73%) Kanban
13 15 (22.73%) HTML
14 14 (21.21%) SQL
15 13 (19.70%) SOAP
16 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
16 12 (18.18%) PHP
17 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
17 11 (16.67%) Drupal
17 11 (16.67%) REST
18 10 (15.15%) BDD

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 11 (16.67%) Drupal
2 5 (7.58%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (4.55%) Serverless
3 2 (3.03%) npm
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) DSL
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
2 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.58%) Mocha
3 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
3 4 (6.06%) Jasmine
3 4 (6.06%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.06%) Subversion
4 3 (4.55%) Gradle
4 3 (4.55%) Grunt
4 3 (4.55%) webpack
5 2 (3.03%) Checkstyle
5 2 (3.03%) Cobertura
5 2 (3.03%) FindBugs
5 2 (3.03%) gulp
5 2 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.03%) Maven
5 2 (3.03%) Mockito
5 2 (3.03%) PostCSS
5 2 (3.03%) TestNG
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (62.12%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 18 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Agile .NET Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Agile C# Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Agile Developer
3 16 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (24.24%) C# Developer
3 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Database Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Scrum Master
6 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) Web Services
2 18 (27.27%) .NET
2 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (27.27%) WCF
3 16 (24.24%) CSS
4 15 (22.73%) HTML
5 13 (19.70%) SOAP
6 11 (16.67%) REST
7 9 (13.64%) Sass
8 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.58%) Spring
9 4 (6.06%) jQuery
10 3 (4.55%) CSS3
10 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.55%) HTML5
10 3 (4.55%) Node.js
10 3 (4.55%) RESTful
10 3 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.03%) PMI
4 2 (3.03%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (56.06%) Web Development
3 31 (46.97%) TDD
4 24 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (30.30%) MVC
6 19 (28.79%) Change Control
7 18 (27.27%) Refactoring
8 15 (22.73%) Kanban
9 10 (15.15%) BDD
10 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
11 7 (10.61%) User Stories
12 6 (9.09%) Project Management
12 6 (9.09%) RAD
13 5 (7.58%) Dashboard Development
13 5 (7.58%) Domain Models
13 5 (7.58%) Open Source
14 4 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
14 4 (6.06%) Functional Testing
14 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) C#
2 17 (25.76%) Java
3 14 (21.21%) SQL
4 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.18%) PHP
5 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.55%) Scala
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) ES6
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) ISEB
2 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Varnish
3 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Consul
1 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.55%) Terraform
2 2 (3.03%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat