The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.04% 4.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 6.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
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£425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- +12.43%
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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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 65 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 87.39% 72.22% 69.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 45 28
Average daily rate £418 £450 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Ansible
3 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (22.22%) DSDM
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) Mule
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) DMZ
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
3 1 (11.11%) Behat
3 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) WF
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blog
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) Salt
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
2 1 (11.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
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