The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 15 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.20% 4.58% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.62% 5.08% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £519 £510 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% -5.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £395 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
Scrum
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 118 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 85.25% 90.08% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 78 81
Median daily rate £480 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £26.00 - £25.50
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 Canary Wharf

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Programming
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
6 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
6 3 (21.43%) HDFS
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) HBase
6 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
6 3 (21.43%) Big Data
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (21.43%) Scala
6 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) Apache
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eloqua
1 1 (7.14%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
1 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
1 3 (21.43%) HBase
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Scala Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Programming
4 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Marketing Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Scala
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Go
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) HDFS
2 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Grafana
2 1 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Informatica
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.14%) Splunk
1 1 (7.14%) Sybase