The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 8 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 15 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 36.59% 23.33% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.00% 25.45% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £363 £388 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -26.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -4.98%
Scrum
Hampshire

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
30 55 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 73.17% 91.67% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 10
Median daily rate £350 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £459 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Andover region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Andover region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Andover region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (96.30%) User Stories
3 25 (92.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (81.48%) .NET
5 20 (74.07%) Security Cleared
6 18 (66.67%) F#
6 18 (66.67%) BDD
6 18 (66.67%) Selenium
6 18 (66.67%) Test Scripting
6 18 (66.67%) C#
6 18 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
6 18 (66.67%) SpecFlow
7 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
8 16 (59.26%) Java
8 16 (59.26%) Regression Testing
9 15 (55.56%) Oracle
9 15 (55.56%) Migration
10 14 (51.85%) Oracle APEX
11 13 (48.15%) Software Testing
11 13 (48.15%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
13 9 (33.33%) DBS Check
13 9 (33.33%) PHP
14 7 (25.93%) Web Services
14 7 (25.93%) Military
14 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
15 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
15 6 (22.22%) HP UFT
15 6 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
15 6 (22.22%) VBScript

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Andover 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 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 25 (92.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (66.67%) Selenium
2 18 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 14 (51.85%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
5 6 (22.22%) HP UFT
6 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Automation Tester
1 15 (55.56%) Tester
2 8 (29.63%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Test Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) Ajax
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (96.30%) User Stories
3 18 (66.67%) BDD
3 18 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
3 18 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 16 (59.26%) Regression Testing
5 15 (55.56%) Migration
6 13 (48.15%) Software Testing
7 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
8 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
8 6 (22.22%) Business Transformation
8 6 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) Change Management
10 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
10 2 (7.41%) ITIL
10 2 (7.41%) Service Design
10 2 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (7.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
1 18 (66.67%) F#
2 16 (59.26%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) C++
4 6 (22.22%) VBScript
5 3 (11.11%) C
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Security Cleared
2 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) VMware