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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.93% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +10.60%
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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
128 54 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.78% 56.25% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 41 24
Average daily rate £388 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 26 May 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (52.94%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Ubuntu
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (47.06%) CentOS
3 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 7 (41.18%) nginx
4 7 (41.18%) Gerrit
4 7 (41.18%) vCloud
4 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Maven
4 7 (41.18%) JBoss
4 7 (41.18%) Apache
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) J2EE
4 7 (41.18%) MySQL
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) HAProxy
5 6 (35.29%) Ansible
5 6 (35.29%) Gradle
5 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
5 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
2 7 (41.18%) JBoss
2 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 7 (41.18%) nginx
3 6 (35.29%) Mule ESB
3 6 (35.29%) Node.js
4 5 (29.41%) Confluence
4 5 (29.41%) Mule
5 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
5 4 (23.53%) iPlanet
5 4 (23.53%) GlassFish
5 4 (23.53%) Jetty
5 4 (23.53%) Alfresco
5 4 (23.53%) Apache Qpid
5 4 (23.53%) Apache TomEE
5 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (23.53%) Tornado
5 4 (23.53%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
2 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
1 4 (23.53%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) DMZ
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (41.18%) MySQL
3 4 (23.53%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (23.53%) Redis
3 4 (23.53%) Riak
3 4 (23.53%) Infinispan
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Gerrit
2 7 (41.18%) Maven
3 6 (35.29%) Selenium
3 6 (35.29%) JMeter
3 6 (35.29%) Gradle
3 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (35.29%) SonarQube
4 5 (29.41%) Artifactory
4 5 (29.41%) JUnit
4 5 (29.41%) JIRA
5 4 (23.53%) Mocha
6 2 (11.76%) Ant
6 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
6 2 (11.76%) PhantomJS
7 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 1 (5.88%) NUnit
7 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
7 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Java Architect
2 3 (17.65%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) jQuery
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) J2EE
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 6 (35.29%) Spring
3 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (29.41%) Backbone.js
4 5 (29.41%) JAX-RS
4 5 (29.41%) Ember.js
4 5 (29.41%) JDBC
4 5 (29.41%) Spring MVC
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (29.41%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) Modernizr
5 4 (23.53%) JSLint
5 4 (23.53%) REST
5 4 (23.53%) Memcached
5 4 (23.53%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) W3C
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Ubuntu
1 8 (47.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) SOA
3 6 (35.29%) Open Source
4 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Data Virtualisation
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Document Management
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) People Management
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) vCloud
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Squid
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Varnish
3 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) HAProxy
2 6 (35.29%) Ansible
2 6 (35.29%) Puppet
3 5 (29.41%) ZABBIX
3 5 (29.41%) logstash
3 5 (29.41%) Salt
3 5 (29.41%) Kibana
3 5 (29.41%) Rundeck
4 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.88%) Capistrano
5 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Pega
2 4 (23.53%) Splunk
2 4 (23.53%) Twitter
3 3 (17.65%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) SaltStack