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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 12 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 26 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.44% 5.41% 12.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.95% 6.85% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £388 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £405 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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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
163 146 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 77.99% 78.92% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 82 109
Average daily rate £383 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +26.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.00 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) C#
3 22 (62.86%) .NET
4 18 (51.43%) HTML
5 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
6 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
7 15 (42.86%) TDD
8 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 13 (37.14%) SQL
9 13 (37.14%) Web Services
9 13 (37.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (34.29%) HTML5
10 12 (34.29%) UNIX
10 12 (34.29%) Linux
10 12 (34.29%) Objective-C
11 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
11 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
11 11 (31.43%) Node.js
12 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
12 9 (25.71%) MVC
13 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
13 8 (22.86%) XML
13 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
13 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
13 8 (22.86%) RESTful
14 7 (20.00%) Multithreading
14 7 (20.00%) iPhone
14 7 (20.00%) iOS Development
14 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (20.00%) User Experience

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (31.43%) Node.js
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) S/MIME
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) SMTP
2 2 (5.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 13 (37.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
4 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (17.14%) Gerrit
6 2 (5.71%) Maven
6 2 (5.71%) Ant
6 2 (5.71%) JUnit
6 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.71%) Selenium
7 1 (2.86%) MSTest
7 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 5 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
4 5 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
3 13 (37.14%) Web Services
4 12 (34.29%) HTML5
5 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
6 8 (22.86%) XML
6 8 (22.86%) RESTful
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (20.00%) iOS SDK
7 7 (20.00%) CSS
8 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
8 6 (17.14%) jQuery
9 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (8.57%) WCF
11 2 (5.71%) WPF
11 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
11 2 (5.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (20.00%) iPhone
2 7 (20.00%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) UNIX
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) TDD
3 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
4 9 (25.71%) MVC
5 7 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.29%) OO
7 4 (11.43%) System Testing
8 3 (8.57%) BDD
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.71%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (5.71%) Line Management
9 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.71%) MVVM
9 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) Objective-C
5 7 (20.00%) C++
6 6 (17.14%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) C
7 4 (11.43%) Python
7 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
7 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.71%) VB6
8 2 (5.71%) VB
9 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.86%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
1 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Ektron
3 1 (2.86%) Xamarin