The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 30 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
West Sussex / Worthing
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 27 56 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 21.26% 31.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.28% 33.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
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 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% -0.58%  

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 Worthing with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Worthing
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 165 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 91.34% 93.75% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 61 62
Median daily rate £500 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -30.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing 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 Worthing

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Worthing

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Worthing over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Worthing

For the 6 months to 30 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 55 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (56.36%) Git (software)
3 26 (47.27%) Subversion
4 25 (45.45%) Scala
5 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
6 22 (40.00%) Java
7 20 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 19 (34.55%) HTML
8 19 (34.55%) CSS
8 19 (34.55%) Web Development
8 19 (34.55%) JIRA
9 18 (32.73%) HTTP
9 18 (32.73%) Configuration Management
9 18 (32.73%) Web Design
9 18 (32.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (32.73%) User Stories
10 17 (30.91%) Unix
10 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (27.27%) Visualisation
11 15 (27.27%) Confluence
11 15 (27.27%) Spring
11 15 (27.27%) REST
12 14 (25.45%) Linux
12 14 (25.45%) Web Services
13 12 (21.82%) SOAP
14 11 (20.00%) Mac OS X
15 10 (18.18%) XML
15 10 (18.18%) XSD
15 10 (18.18%) Selenium
16 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 (27.27%) Confluence
2 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (56.36%) Git (software)
2 26 (47.27%) Subversion
3 19 (34.55%) JIRA
4 10 (18.18%) Selenium
5 9 (16.36%) Jenkins
5 9 (16.36%) Maven
6 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
8 3 (5.45%) Burp Suite
8 3 (5.45%) FitNesse
8 3 (5.45%) JBehave
8 3 (5.45%) JMeter
8 3 (5.45%) JUnit
8 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
8 3 (5.45%) QADirector
8 3 (5.45%) QARun
8 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.64%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Scala Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Agile Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Tester
6 5 (9.09%) Digital Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Scala Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Product Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum Master
8 3 (5.45%) Agile Scrum Master
8 3 (5.45%) Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.45%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (5.45%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) User Researcher
9 2 (3.64%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) CSS
1 19 (34.55%) HTML
2 15 (27.27%) REST
2 15 (27.27%) Spring
3 14 (25.45%) Web Services
4 12 (21.82%) SOAP
5 10 (18.18%) XML
5 10 (18.18%) XSD
6 9 (16.36%) EclipseLink
6 9 (16.36%) EJB
6 9 (16.36%) EJB 3.0
6 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
6 9 (16.36%) JMS
6 9 (16.36%) JPA
6 9 (16.36%) XSLT
7 8 (14.55%) Oracle ADF
8 7 (12.73%) RESTful
9 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
10 4 (7.27%) JSON
10 4 (7.27%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Unix
2 14 (25.45%) Linux
3 11 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Web Development
3 18 (32.73%) Configuration Management
3 18 (32.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (32.73%) User Stories
3 18 (32.73%) Web Design
4 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (27.27%) Visualisation
6 9 (16.36%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (16.36%) Open Source
6 9 (16.36%) SDLC
6 9 (16.36%) Service Design
7 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Performance Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Project Management
8 7 (12.73%) SOA
8 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.91%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) Scala
2 24 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.00%) Java
4 9 (16.36%) PL/SQL
4 9 (16.36%) SQL
5 7 (12.73%) Ruby
6 6 (10.91%) C#
7 4 (7.27%) Groovy
8 3 (5.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (5.45%) WAI
2 3 (5.45%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
2 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.45%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) SaltStack