The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 36 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.73% 9.77% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 13.04% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Median daily rate £375 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% +5.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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 Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
235 161 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 67.72% 74.88% 77.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 88 100
Median daily rate £425 £400 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 9
Median hourly rate £17.45 £42.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.45% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £31.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) RSpec
4 3 (30.00%) Capistrano
4 3 (30.00%) Phusion Passenger
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (20.00%) CLAS
5 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) RSpec
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Pricing Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
1 3 (30.00%) Phusion Passenger
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) WSDL
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (20.00%) CLAS
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (20.00%) RMADS
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO