The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South East / West Sussex
Rank 6 11 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 +42  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 72 59 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.15% 10.14% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.18% 11.39% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 16 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% -  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 445 518 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.43% 89.00% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 317 263
Median daily rate £435 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% +7.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in West Sussex

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in West Sussex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in West Sussex

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in West Sussex

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -2 24 £463 +2.77% 3
Gatwick +5 16 £410 - 2
Crawley +17 12 £350 +5.66% 5
East Grinstead - 3 £409 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 111 (91.74%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (32.23%) JIRA
3 32 (26.45%) Java
4 31 (25.62%) Git (software)
5 29 (23.97%) Coaching
6 27 (22.31%) Scala
6 27 (22.31%) Subversion
7 26 (21.49%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (21.49%) Web Development
7 26 (21.49%) User Stories
8 23 (19.01%) HTML
8 23 (19.01%) CSS
9 22 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 19 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (15.70%) REST
10 19 (15.70%) Process Improvement
10 19 (15.70%) Visualisation
10 19 (15.70%) Web Design
11 18 (14.88%) Web Services
11 18 (14.88%) Unix
11 18 (14.88%) Configuration Management
11 18 (14.88%) Project Management
11 18 (14.88%) HTTP
11 18 (14.88%) Confluence
11 18 (14.88%) Relational Database
12 17 (14.05%) Kanban
12 17 (14.05%) Linux
12 17 (14.05%) Spring
13 16 (13.22%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (13.22%) Degree

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 18 (14.88%) Confluence
2 9 (7.44%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.48%) CMS
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.88%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.31%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.83%) Big Data
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) HBase
5 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.83%) OLAP
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 39 (32.23%) JIRA
2 31 (25.62%) Git (software)
3 27 (22.31%) Subversion
4 15 (12.40%) Selenium
5 13 (10.74%) Jenkins
6 10 (8.26%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (7.44%) Maven
8 7 (5.79%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.13%) JUnit
9 5 (4.13%) WebDriver
10 4 (3.31%) FitNesse
10 4 (3.31%) JBehave
10 4 (3.31%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.31%) QADirector
10 4 (3.31%) QARun
10 4 (3.31%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (2.48%) Burp Suite
11 3 (2.48%) JMeter
12 1 (0.83%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (1.65%) Finance
2 1 (0.83%) Electronics
2 1 (0.83%) Games
2 1 (0.83%) Legal
2 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.83%) Marketing
2 1 (0.83%) Publishing
2 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (30.58%) Developer
2 20 (16.53%) Scala Developer
3 18 (14.88%) Java Developer
4 16 (13.22%) Analyst
5 15 (12.40%) Scrum Master
6 11 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 9 (7.44%) Tester
8 8 (6.61%) Agile Coach
8 8 (6.61%) Requirements Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Designer
9 7 (5.79%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Agile Scrum Master
10 6 (4.96%) Java Scala Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Product Manager
10 6 (4.96%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (4.13%) Digital Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Mobile Designer
11 5 (4.13%) Mobile UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.01%) CSS
1 23 (19.01%) HTML
2 19 (15.70%) REST
3 18 (14.88%) Web Services
4 17 (14.05%) Spring
5 14 (11.57%) RESTful
6 12 (9.92%) XML
7 11 (9.09%) SOAP
8 9 (7.44%) EclipseLink
8 9 (7.44%) EJB
8 9 (7.44%) EJB 3.0
8 9 (7.44%) Hibernate
8 9 (7.44%) JMS
8 9 (7.44%) JPA
8 9 (7.44%) XSD
8 9 (7.44%) XSLT
9 8 (6.61%) CSS3
9 8 (6.61%) HTML5
9 8 (6.61%) JSON
9 8 (6.61%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Mobile App
1 13 (10.74%) User Experience
2 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.96%) Animation
3 3 (2.48%) PMI
4 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.88%) Unix
2 17 (14.05%) Linux
3 10 (8.26%) Mac OS X
4 7 (5.79%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.13%) Android
6 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (91.74%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.97%) Coaching
3 26 (21.49%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (21.49%) User Stories
3 26 (21.49%) Web Development
4 19 (15.70%) Process Improvement
4 19 (15.70%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (15.70%) Visualisation
4 19 (15.70%) Web Design
5 18 (14.88%) Configuration Management
5 18 (14.88%) Project Management
6 17 (14.05%) Kanban
7 16 (13.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (12.40%) Automated Testing
8 15 (12.40%) SDLC
9 13 (10.74%) Performance Testing
10 12 (9.92%) Business Analysis
10 12 (9.92%) TDD
11 11 (9.09%) Service Design
12 10 (8.26%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.45%) Java
2 27 (22.31%) Scala
3 22 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.92%) SQL
5 11 (9.09%) Ruby
6 9 (7.44%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.61%) C#
8 6 (4.96%) Python
9 4 (3.31%) Groovy
10 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.65%) ABAP
12 1 (0.83%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.83%) Perl
12 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.13%) ISEB
4 3 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.48%) MCSD
4 3 (2.48%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (2.48%) WAI
2 3 (2.48%) WCAG
3 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 16 (13.22%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.79%) Puppet
3 4 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (12.40%) Atlassian
2 12 (9.92%) HP
3 10 (8.26%) CA
3 10 (8.26%) CA Agile Central
3 10 (8.26%) Oracle
4 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.13%) Apple
5 5 (4.13%) Google
6 3 (2.48%) Tableau
7 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) Informatica
8 1 (0.83%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
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