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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 29 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 56 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.73% 24.67% 15.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 29.63% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 51 42
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
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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
148 189 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 67.27% 83.26% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 121 149
Average daily rate £338 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £290 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 15
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.13 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.34 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £29.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Google

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) NHibernate
4 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) GWT
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap
5 1 (6.67%) StructureMap
5 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (13.33%) Blog
2 2 (13.33%) Xbox
3 1 (6.67%) Kindle
3 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Test-First Development
5 2 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum-ban
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Twitter
3 1 (6.67%) webMethods
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