The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 11 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 31 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 12.25% 9.93% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.54% 10.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 0
Median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +10.95%
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
229 131 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.51% 92.91% 56.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 104 42
Median daily rate £435 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.25% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (51.72%) Java
3 27 (46.55%) TDD
4 26 (44.83%) Git (software)
5 20 (34.48%) Security Cleared
6 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (29.31%) Linux
8 16 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (24.14%) CSS
9 14 (24.14%) HTML
9 14 (24.14%) GitHub
10 13 (22.41%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
10 13 (22.41%) BDD
10 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
11 12 (20.69%) Web Services
11 12 (20.69%) Tomcat
11 12 (20.69%) MongoDB
11 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
11 12 (20.69%) DevOps
12 11 (18.97%) Bash Shell
12 11 (18.97%) J2EE
13 10 (17.24%) MySQL
13 10 (17.24%) PHP
13 10 (17.24%) VMware
13 10 (17.24%) Ruby
13 10 (17.24%) CentOS
14 9 (15.52%) Scala
14 9 (15.52%) REST
14 9 (15.52%) SonarQube

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 12 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
3 8 (13.79%) JBoss
4 7 (12.07%) Node.js
5 5 (8.62%) Mule ESB
5 5 (8.62%) nginx
6 3 (5.17%) Alfresco
6 3 (5.17%) CMS
7 2 (3.45%) Mule
8 1 (1.72%) IIS
8 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) GIMP
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) GitHub
2 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 6 (10.34%) DMZ
3 5 (8.62%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (8.62%) VPN
4 2 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (20.69%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.24%) MySQL
4 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.62%) Redis
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.72%) DB2
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.52%) SonarQube
4 6 (10.34%) Artifactory
4 6 (10.34%) Gerrit
4 6 (10.34%) Maven
4 6 (10.34%) Mercurial
4 6 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (8.62%) Grunt
5 5 (8.62%) JUnit
6 4 (6.90%) JIRA
7 3 (5.17%) JMeter
7 3 (5.17%) Subversion
8 2 (3.45%) Ant
8 2 (3.45%) Selenium
8 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.72%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.72%) Gradle
9 1 (1.72%) Mockito
9 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) French Language
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Agile Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) CSS
1 14 (24.14%) HTML
2 12 (20.69%) Web Services
3 11 (18.97%) J2EE
4 9 (15.52%) REST
5 8 (13.79%) HTML5
6 7 (12.07%) SOAP
7 6 (10.34%) LAMP
7 6 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (10.34%) RESTful
7 6 (10.34%) Sass
7 6 (10.34%) Spring
8 5 (8.62%) jQuery
8 5 (8.62%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (8.62%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.90%) CSS3
9 4 (6.90%) XML
10 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) User Experience
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) CentOS
3 9 (15.52%) Ubuntu
4 5 (8.62%) Windows
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.72%) Solaris
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) TDD
3 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (22.41%) BDD
5 12 (20.69%) DevOps
6 9 (15.52%) SDLC
7 8 (13.79%) OO
8 7 (12.07%) Kanban
8 7 (12.07%) OWASP
9 6 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (10.34%) Front End Development
9 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.34%) Open Source
9 6 (10.34%) Project Management
9 6 (10.34%) Web Development
10 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
10 5 (8.62%) User Stories
11 4 (6.90%) Build Automation
11 4 (6.90%) Coaching
11 4 (6.90%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.97%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.24%) PHP
4 10 (17.24%) Ruby
5 9 (15.52%) Python
5 9 (15.52%) Scala
6 8 (13.79%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) SQL
8 2 (3.45%) C++
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.45%) Go
8 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.72%) C#
9 1 (1.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PMP
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Docker
2 6 (10.34%) vCloud
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Ansible
1 8 (13.79%) ZABBIX
2 6 (10.34%) Rundeck
2 6 (10.34%) Salt
3 5 (8.62%) HAProxy
3 5 (8.62%) Kibana
3 5 (8.62%) logstash
3 5 (8.62%) Puppet
4 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) VMware
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.34%) Black Duck
3 6 (10.34%) Sonatype
3 6 (10.34%) Veracode
4 5 (8.62%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.72%) Zend
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