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 24 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 57 137 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.85% 18.61% 11.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.64% 20.92% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 64 39
Median daily rate £475 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £383 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £770 £557 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £385
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £57.00 £47.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.37% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% +22.85%  

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 418 655 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.90% 88.99% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 407 305
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +14.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £30.75 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £51.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 June 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 -4 32 £531 +9.53% 3
Gatwick +3 9 - -
Crawley -7 3 £370 -26.00% 3
East Grinstead - 2 £389 - 1
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 121 (93.08%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.23%) Coaching
3 37 (28.46%) Git (software)
4 36 (27.69%) JIRA
5 34 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (23.08%) Subversion
7 28 (21.54%) Web Development
8 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
8 27 (20.77%) REST
9 25 (19.23%) Process Improvement
9 25 (19.23%) Java
9 25 (19.23%) CSS
10 24 (18.46%) HTML
10 24 (18.46%) Degree
11 22 (16.92%) Spring
12 21 (16.15%) Scala
12 21 (16.15%) Relational Database
13 20 (15.38%) SOAP
14 19 (14.62%) XML
14 19 (14.62%) User Experience
15 18 (13.85%) User Stories
15 18 (13.85%) Unix
15 18 (13.85%) Web Services
16 17 (13.08%) SQL
16 17 (13.08%) HP
16 17 (13.08%) CA
16 17 (13.08%) MVC
16 17 (13.08%) Requirements Management
16 17 (13.08%) HP Quality Center
16 17 (13.08%) Requirements Engineering

Scrum
Co-occurring 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 15 (11.54%) Confluence
2 14 (10.77%) WebLogic
3 10 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (5.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.08%) CMS
6 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.77%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) InVision
Business Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.15%) Relational Database
2 15 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.62%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.54%) Redis
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (28.46%) Git (software)
2 36 (27.69%) JIRA
3 30 (23.08%) Subversion
4 17 (13.08%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (9.23%) Maven
6 8 (6.15%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (5.38%) TeamCity
8 6 (4.62%) JUnit
8 6 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.08%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.54%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.77%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.77%) JSUnit
12 1 (0.77%) Selenium
12 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.77%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 7 (5.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.31%) Publishing
3 2 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (0.77%) Electronics
4 1 (0.77%) Legal
4 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.77%) Marketing
4 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (39.23%) Developer
2 22 (16.92%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.85%) Designer
4 16 (12.31%) Scrum Master
5 15 (11.54%) Requirements Engineer
5 15 (11.54%) Scala Developer
6 12 (9.23%) Analyst
7 10 (7.69%) Agile Developer
7 10 (7.69%) DOORS Engineer
7 10 (7.69%) QC Engineer
8 9 (6.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (6.15%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Agile Scrum Master
11 6 (4.62%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.62%) Digital Developer
11 6 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.85%) Product Manager
12 5 (3.85%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.77%) REST
2 25 (19.23%) CSS
3 24 (18.46%) HTML
4 22 (16.92%) Spring
5 20 (15.38%) SOAP
6 19 (14.62%) XML
7 18 (13.85%) Web Services
8 16 (12.31%) Hibernate
9 14 (10.77%) EclipseLink
9 14 (10.77%) XSD
10 13 (10.00%) JMS
11 12 (9.23%) EJB
11 12 (9.23%) EJB 3.0
11 12 (9.23%) JPA
11 12 (9.23%) JSON
11 12 (9.23%) XSLT
12 11 (8.46%) RESTful
13 10 (7.69%) Oracle ADF
14 9 (6.92%) .NET
14 9 (6.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) User Experience
2 9 (6.92%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.85%) Animation
4 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) PMI
6 1 (0.77%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.85%) Unix
2 13 (10.00%) Linux
3 8 (6.15%) Mac OS X
4 7 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (93.08%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.23%) Coaching
3 34 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (21.54%) Web Development
5 25 (19.23%) Process Improvement
6 18 (13.85%) User Stories
7 17 (13.08%) DevOps
7 17 (13.08%) MVC
7 17 (13.08%) Requirements Engineering
7 17 (13.08%) Requirements Management
8 16 (12.31%) Open Source
8 16 (12.31%) Project Management
9 15 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (11.54%) Visualisation
9 15 (11.54%) Web Design
10 14 (10.77%) Configuration Management
10 14 (10.77%) Mentoring
11 13 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 13 (10.00%) Front End Development
11 13 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
2 25 (19.23%) Java
3 21 (16.15%) Scala
4 17 (13.08%) SQL
5 13 (10.00%) C#
6 12 (9.23%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.85%) Ruby
8 4 (3.08%) Python
9 2 (1.54%) C++
9 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.54%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.77%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 24 (18.46%) Degree
2 5 (3.85%) ISEB
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.31%) MCSD
4 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (13.08%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (13.08%) Atlassian
1 17 (13.08%) CA
1 17 (13.08%) CA Agile Central
1 17 (13.08%) HP
2 15 (11.54%) Oracle
3 9 (6.92%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.85%) Apple
4 5 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (1.54%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.54%) Tableau
6 1 (0.77%) Mercator
6 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.77%) SAP
Worthing, West Sussex
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