The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hove 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 28 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.

Scrum
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hove 12.90% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £401 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.27 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% -0.54%  

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 Hove with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hove
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 28 23 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hove 90.32% 76.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 6
Median daily rate £401 £342 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.10% -8.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Hove

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hove 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 Hove

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Hove

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hove region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) Terraform
4 2 (40.00%) Consul
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Gradle
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) Cobertura
4 2 (40.00%) FindBugs
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Mockito
4 2 (40.00%) TestNG
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Security
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Maven

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hove 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 (60.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Checkstyle
2 2 (40.00%) Cobertura
2 2 (40.00%) FindBugs
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Mockito
2 2 (40.00%) TestNG
3 1 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (20.00%) gulp
3 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (20.00%) Mocha
3 1 (20.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) RAD
5 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Consul
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Appcelerator
1 1 (20.00%) Apple