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 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 11 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 30 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.15% 7.75% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.10% 8.59% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 2
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
248 128 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 92.19% 90.14% 64.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 109 50
Median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
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 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 5 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 49 (98.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) Java
3 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
4 21 (42.00%) TDD
5 16 (32.00%) Linux
6 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (24.00%) GitHub
9 11 (22.00%) DevOps
9 11 (22.00%) HTML
9 11 (22.00%) CSS
10 10 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 9 (18.00%) Scala
11 9 (18.00%) CentOS
11 9 (18.00%) Web Services
11 9 (18.00%) Ruby
12 8 (16.00%) Ubuntu
12 8 (16.00%) VMware
12 8 (16.00%) OO
12 8 (16.00%) Perl
12 8 (16.00%) J2EE
12 8 (16.00%) Apache
12 8 (16.00%) BDD
13 7 (14.00%) HTML5

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 10 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.00%) Apache
3 7 (14.00%) Node.js
4 6 (12.00%) JBoss
5 3 (6.00%) Alfresco
5 3 (6.00%) CMS
5 3 (6.00%) Mule ESB
5 3 (6.00%) nginx
6 2 (4.00%) Mule
7 1 (2.00%) IIS
7 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) GIMP
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) GitHub
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) DMZ
3 3 (6.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (6.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.00%) MySQL
4 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.00%) Redis
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.00%) Maven
3 6 (12.00%) SonarQube
4 4 (8.00%) Artifactory
4 4 (8.00%) Gerrit
4 4 (8.00%) Grunt
4 4 (8.00%) JIRA
4 4 (8.00%) JUnit
4 4 (8.00%) Mercurial
4 4 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (6.00%) JMeter
5 3 (6.00%) Subversion
6 2 (4.00%) Selenium
6 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.00%) Ant
7 1 (2.00%) gulp
7 1 (2.00%) Protractor
7 1 (2.00%) Toad
7 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) French Language
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Developer
5 5 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) CSS
1 11 (22.00%) HTML
2 9 (18.00%) Web Services
3 8 (16.00%) J2EE
4 7 (14.00%) HTML5
4 7 (14.00%) REST
5 6 (12.00%) RESTful
5 6 (12.00%) SOAP
6 5 (10.00%) Sass
7 4 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.00%) CSS3
7 4 (8.00%) jQuery
7 4 (8.00%) LAMP
7 4 (8.00%) MCollective
7 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (8.00%) Spring
7 4 (8.00%) XML
8 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) CentOS
3 8 (16.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.00%) Windows
5 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) TDD
3 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.00%) DevOps
5 8 (16.00%) BDD
5 8 (16.00%) OO
6 7 (14.00%) SDLC
7 6 (12.00%) Kanban
8 5 (10.00%) Build Automation
8 5 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.00%) OWASP
8 5 (10.00%) Web Development
9 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (8.00%) Open Source
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
10 3 (6.00%) EAI
10 3 (6.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (18.00%) Ruby
4 9 (18.00%) Scala
5 8 (16.00%) Perl
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
6 7 (14.00%) Python
7 3 (6.00%) Go
8 2 (4.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.00%) SQL
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Docker
2 4 (8.00%) vCloud
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Ansible
2 6 (12.00%) Puppet
2 6 (12.00%) ZABBIX
3 4 (8.00%) Rundeck
3 4 (8.00%) Salt
4 3 (6.00%) HAProxy
4 3 (6.00%) Kibana
4 3 (6.00%) logstash
5 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) VMware
2 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.00%) Black Duck
3 4 (8.00%) Sonatype
3 4 (8.00%) Veracode
4 3 (6.00%) Google
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.00%) Zend