Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 26 33
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 +3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 57 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.05% 5.85% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.32% 7.09% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 15 27
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £340 £305 £295
90th Percentile £583 £513 £575
South East median daily rate £463 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +5.11% +10.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.00 -
South East median hourly rate £48.00 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +121.86%

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 428 395 426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 82.95% 82.46% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 246 285
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £361 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.81% +0.35% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £223 £225
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 14
East Sussex median hourly rate £40.00 £23.68 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.92% -10.98% +33.30%
10th Percentile £11.58 £13.23 £12.22
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.15 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +10 26 £500 +31.58% 9
Hastings - 13 £340 -
Hove +2 6 £563 - 6
Eastbourne - 4 £340 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £345 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 57 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (49.12%) Web Development
3 27 (47.37%) TDD
4 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
5 24 (42.11%) Web Services
6 23 (40.35%) MVC
7 22 (38.60%) Oracle
7 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
7 22 (38.60%) C#
8 21 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (35.09%) Change Control
10 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (33.33%) WCF
10 19 (33.33%) .NET
10 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 18 (31.58%) N-Tier
11 18 (31.58%) Refactoring
11 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (22.81%) CSS
12 13 (22.81%) HTML
13 11 (19.30%) Java
13 11 (19.30%) Finance
14 10 (17.54%) Kanban
14 10 (17.54%) Project Management
14 10 (17.54%) User Stories
15 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
16 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2
16 7 (12.28%) Scala
16 7 (12.28%) Coaching
17 6 (10.53%) REST

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 5 (8.77%) Confluence
2 4 (7.02%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.51%) npm
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) JIRA
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.51%) Grunt
4 2 (3.51%) gulp
4 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.51%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.51%) Mocha
4 2 (3.51%) PostCSS
4 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.51%) webpack
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 17 (29.82%) C# Developer
4 16 (28.07%) Agile .NET Developer
4 16 (28.07%) Agile C# Developer
4 16 (28.07%) Agile Developer
4 16 (28.07%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (28.07%) SQL Developer
4 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Scrum Master
6 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) Web Services
2 19 (33.33%) .NET
2 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (33.33%) WCF
3 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (22.81%) CSS
4 13 (22.81%) HTML
5 6 (10.53%) REST
5 6 (10.53%) Sass
6 5 (8.77%) Ajax
6 5 (8.77%) jQuery
6 5 (8.77%) SOAP
7 4 (7.02%) CSS3
7 4 (7.02%) HTML5
7 4 (7.02%) Spring
8 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.26%) RESTful
8 3 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.51%) PMI
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (49.12%) Web Development
3 27 (47.37%) TDD
4 23 (40.35%) MVC
5 21 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (35.09%) Change Control
7 18 (31.58%) Refactoring
8 10 (17.54%) Kanban
8 10 (17.54%) Project Management
8 10 (17.54%) User Stories
9 7 (12.28%) Coaching
9 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.77%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (8.77%) BDD
11 4 (7.02%) Dashboard Development
11 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.02%) Domain Models
11 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
12 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) C#
2 11 (19.30%) Java
3 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) Scala
5 6 (10.53%) SQL
6 4 (7.02%) PHP
6 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
1 3 (5.26%) ISEB
1 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (38.60%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) HP
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Google