The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 37 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 8 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.40% 4.21% 19.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 6.15% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 40
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +10.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +19.84%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 130 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 79.68% 68.42% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 70 123
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Average hourly rate £19.13 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.35% +51.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £13.50 £22.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.50 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) TDD
2 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
3 11 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) UNIX
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) HTML5
3 11 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (50.00%) Node.js
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
6 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
7 7 (31.82%) iOS Development
7 7 (31.82%) iOS SDK
7 7 (31.82%) User Experience
7 7 (31.82%) RESTful
7 7 (31.82%) iPhone
7 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
7 7 (31.82%) C++
8 6 (27.27%) Java
8 6 (27.27%) C
8 6 (27.27%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) Gerrit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 11 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 6 (27.27%) Gerrit
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.09%) Ant
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) iOS Developer
3 5 (22.73%) ScrumMaster
3 5 (22.73%) Lead Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) HTML5
2 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 7 (31.82%) iOS SDK
5 7 (31.82%) RESTful
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) JAXB
8 2 (9.09%) Spring
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.09%) CSS
8 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (4.55%) CSS3
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 7 (31.82%) iPhone
3 2 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.55%) DTV
4 1 (4.55%) Blog
4 1 (4.55%) PlayStation
4 1 (4.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
1 11 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) TDD
3 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
4 7 (31.82%) iOS Development
5 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
6 4 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) Line Management
8 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Web Development
9 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) C++
5 6 (27.27%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) C
6 4 (18.18%) Apple Swift
6 4 (18.18%) Python
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Ektron
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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