The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +19.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 81.08% 66.67% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Average daily rate £350 £425 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +42.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Abingdon region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Spring.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (25.00%) MSTest
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (25.00%) Moq
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (25.00%) Ninject
4 1 (25.00%) Facebook
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (25.00%) Moq
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Spring.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (25.00%) Ninject
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook