The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 9 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 18.37% 8.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.45% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.98% -
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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 Andover region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 89.80% 83.33% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 8
Average daily rate £375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Andover

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) User Stories
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) VBScript
5 4 (30.77%) VB
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
6 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB
6 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
6 3 (23.08%) Service Management
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) CMS
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) SMS
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) WordPress
1 3 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) SMS
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
2 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Tester
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) JSF
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) SAML
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) Social Media
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) User Stories
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Content Management
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) VBScript
1 4 (30.77%) VB
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) F#
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Google
2 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
2 3 (23.08%) Facebook
2 3 (23.08%) Twitter
2 3 (23.08%) Rackspace
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco