The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 9 15 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 16 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 17.78% 2.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.33% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £410 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.29 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.86% -0.49%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75 40 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 83.33% 88.89% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Gatwick

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Gatwick

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Gatwick over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Gatwick

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum in Gatwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Gatwick

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Kanban
2 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (30.00%) Coaching
2 6 (30.00%) User Experience
3 5 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Android
4 4 (20.00%) Animation
4 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 4 (20.00%) Apple
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) CA
4 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (20.00%) Typography
5 3 (15.00%) CMS
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Linux

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 3 (15.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Designer
1 4 (20.00%) DOORS Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile Designer
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile UI Designer
1 4 (20.00%) QC Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Requirements Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Scrum Master
1 4 (20.00%) UI Designer
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Web Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Web Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Coach
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Website Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Animation
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Coaching
2 6 (30.00%) Kanban
2 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Typography
3 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) People Management
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Apple
1 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (20.00%) CA
1 4 (20.00%) CA Agile Central
1 4 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat