Period
to 17 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 13 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +12
Contract jobs citing Scrum 71 66 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.27% 12.04% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.72% 13.95% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 48 31
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £370 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.38% -26.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £297 £300 £319
90th Percentile £638 £538 £556
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £51.00 £47.50 £52.00
% change year-on-year +7.37% -8.65% +15.56%

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 558 473 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 88.57% 86.31% 85.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 319 288
East Sussex median daily rate £419 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 13
East Sussex median hourly rate £28.25 £17.00 £21.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.18% -20.39% -3.25%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.69 £13.23
90th Percentile £43.75 £72.50 £41.10
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +3.65%

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 November 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 November 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 +4 53 £475 +15.15% 10
Hove +9 16 £500 -2.44% 1
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 71 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) Test Automation
3 20 (28.17%) Finance
3 20 (28.17%) HTML
3 20 (28.17%) CSS
4 19 (26.76%) Web Development
5 18 (25.35%) Java
5 18 (25.35%) Coaching
5 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (22.54%) Software Delivery
7 15 (21.13%) Project Management
7 15 (21.13%) JIRA
7 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (19.72%) TDD
8 14 (19.72%) MVC
8 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
9 13 (18.31%) RESTful
9 13 (18.31%) Scala
9 13 (18.31%) Jenkins
10 12 (16.90%) Open Source
10 12 (16.90%) REST
10 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
10 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
10 12 (16.90%) Kanban
10 12 (16.90%) Spring
10 12 (16.90%) Ruby
10 12 (16.90%) Ajax
10 12 (16.90%) Linux
11 11 (15.49%) Django
11 11 (15.49%) Confluence

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 (15.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.82%) Big Data
4 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) DB2
5 1 (1.41%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) JIRA
2 13 (18.31%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
4 10 (14.08%) JUnit
5 9 (12.68%) Subversion
6 5 (7.04%) Selenium
7 3 (4.23%) MSTest
7 3 (4.23%) NUnit
8 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.41%) GitLab
9 1 (1.41%) Gradle
9 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 20 (28.17%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Scrum Master
3 14 (19.72%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Java Scala Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Scala Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Agile Coach
7 4 (5.63%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) CRM Manager
8 3 (4.23%) CRM Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Product Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Product Owner
8 3 (4.23%) Tester
9 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) QA Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) CSS
1 20 (28.17%) HTML
2 13 (18.31%) RESTful
3 12 (16.90%) Ajax
3 12 (16.90%) REST
3 12 (16.90%) Spring
4 11 (15.49%) Django
5 10 (14.08%) CSS3
5 10 (14.08%) HTML5
5 10 (14.08%) Play Framework
6 9 (12.68%) Guice
6 9 (12.68%) JSON
6 9 (12.68%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (12.68%) Spring MVC
7 5 (7.04%) React
7 5 (7.04%) Web Services
8 4 (5.63%) .NET
8 4 (5.63%) XML
9 3 (4.23%) jQuery
9 3 (4.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) User Experience
2 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.23%) Social Network
3 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.82%) PMI
5 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) iPhone
5 1 (1.41%) Life Science
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) Test Automation
3 19 (26.76%) Web Development
4 18 (25.35%) Coaching
4 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (22.54%) Software Delivery
6 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.13%) Project Management
7 14 (19.72%) MVC
7 14 (19.72%) TDD
8 12 (16.90%) Kanban
8 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
8 12 (16.90%) Open Source
9 10 (14.08%) Agile Project Management
9 10 (14.08%) Configuration Management
10 9 (12.68%) OWASP
10 9 (12.68%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (12.68%) Service Design
10 9 (12.68%) Web Design
11 6 (8.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) Java
2 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.31%) Scala
4 12 (16.90%) Ruby
5 7 (9.86%) C#
6 6 (8.45%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) Java 8
7 3 (4.23%) SQL
8 2 (2.82%) Kotlin
8 2 (2.82%) Rust
8 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.41%) Groovy
9 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) GDPR
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
1 1 (1.41%) Oozie
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Google
2 3 (4.23%) Facebook
2 3 (4.23%) Twitter
3 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Apple
4 1 (1.41%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) Tableau