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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 6 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 42 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 17.36% 7.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.53% 8.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.89 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -2.93%
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
215 129 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 88.84% 90.85% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 89 39
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +63.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 71 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (53.52%) Java
3 33 (46.48%) Git (software)
4 29 (40.85%) TDD
5 23 (32.39%) Linux
5 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
6 20 (28.17%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
8 18 (25.35%) SonarQube
9 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
9 17 (23.94%) CSS
9 17 (23.94%) HTML
10 16 (22.54%) GitHub
10 16 (22.54%) BDD
10 16 (22.54%) REST
11 15 (21.13%) SC Cleared
11 15 (21.13%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
11 15 (21.13%) MySQL
11 15 (21.13%) Web Services
12 14 (19.72%) Ruby
12 14 (19.72%) DevOps
13 13 (18.31%) MongoDB
13 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
13 13 (18.31%) VMware
13 13 (18.31%) Python
14 12 (16.90%) JBoss
14 12 (16.90%) Apache
14 12 (16.90%) J2EE

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 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
2 12 (16.90%) Apache
2 12 (16.90%) JBoss
3 7 (9.86%) Mule ESB
3 7 (9.86%) nginx
4 3 (4.23%) Alfresco
4 3 (4.23%) CMS
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.82%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) GIMP
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.54%) GitHub
2 10 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) DMZ
1 8 (11.27%) Firewall
1 8 (11.27%) HTTP
2 7 (9.86%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (7.04%) Kerberos
3 5 (7.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (21.13%) MySQL
3 13 (18.31%) MongoDB
4 9 (12.68%) NoSQL
5 7 (9.86%) Redis
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.23%) DB2
8 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (46.48%) Git (software)
2 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
3 18 (25.35%) SonarQube
4 12 (16.90%) JUnit
5 11 (15.49%) JIRA
6 10 (14.08%) Gerrit
7 9 (12.68%) JMeter
7 9 (12.68%) Maven
8 8 (11.27%) Artifactory
8 8 (11.27%) Mercurial
8 8 (11.27%) SoapUI
8 8 (11.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (8.45%) Grunt
10 5 (7.04%) Selenium
10 5 (7.04%) Subversion
11 4 (5.63%) Ant
12 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
12 3 (4.23%) Toad
13 2 (2.82%) DbUnit
13 2 (2.82%) jMock
General
1 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) French Language
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Automation Tester
4 9 (12.68%) Tester
5 8 (11.27%) Agile Developer
6 7 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Agile Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) CSS
1 17 (23.94%) HTML
2 16 (22.54%) REST
3 15 (21.13%) Web Services
4 12 (16.90%) J2EE
5 10 (14.08%) LAMP
6 9 (12.68%) HTML5
6 9 (12.68%) RESTful
7 8 (11.27%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (9.86%) LAPP Stack
8 7 (9.86%) LEMP Stack
8 7 (9.86%) Sass
8 7 (9.86%) SOAP
8 7 (9.86%) Spring
9 6 (8.45%) jQuery
10 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.04%) Node.js
10 5 (7.04%) OAuth
10 5 (7.04%) SAML
11 4 (5.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.82%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Linux
2 12 (16.90%) CentOS
3 11 (15.49%) Ubuntu
4 7 (9.86%) Windows
5 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.23%) Solaris
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) TDD
3 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.54%) BDD
5 14 (19.72%) DevOps
6 10 (14.08%) Identity Access Management
7 9 (12.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (12.68%) Functional Testing
7 9 (12.68%) Kanban
7 9 (12.68%) OWASP
7 9 (12.68%) SDLC
8 8 (11.27%) Defect Tracking
8 8 (11.27%) Integration Testing
9 7 (9.86%) Front End Development
9 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.86%) OO
9 7 (9.86%) User Stories
9 7 (9.86%) Web Development
10 6 (8.45%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) Java
2 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.72%) Ruby
4 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
4 13 (18.31%) Python
5 12 (16.90%) Perl
6 11 (15.49%) PHP
7 9 (12.68%) Scala
8 6 (8.45%) SQL
9 4 (5.63%) C++
10 2 (2.82%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.41%) C#
11 1 (1.41%) Go
11 1 (1.41%) Groovy
11 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.82%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Docker
2 8 (11.27%) vCloud
2 8 (11.27%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Ansible
1 10 (14.08%) ZABBIX
2 8 (11.27%) Rundeck
2 8 (11.27%) Salt
3 7 (9.86%) HAProxy
3 7 (9.86%) Kibana
3 7 (9.86%) logstash
3 7 (9.86%) Puppet
4 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) VMware
2 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.27%) Black Duck
3 8 (11.27%) Sonatype
3 8 (11.27%) Veracode
4 5 (7.04%) Google
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle
6 3 (4.23%) ForgeRock
6 3 (4.23%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.41%) Remedy
8 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.41%) Zend