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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 57 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 20.28% 15.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.17% 17.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 33 8 0
Median daily rate £410 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
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
246 132 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 87.54% 91.03% 68.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 71 48
Median daily rate £418 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.80% +63.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 83 (97.65%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.76%) Git (software)
3 41 (48.24%) Java
4 35 (41.18%) Linux
4 35 (41.18%) Jenkins
4 35 (41.18%) SonarQube
5 31 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (36.47%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (32.94%) JUnit
7 27 (31.76%) Apache
7 27 (31.76%) JIRA
7 27 (31.76%) Security Cleared
8 26 (30.59%) Ruby
9 25 (29.41%) REST
10 24 (28.24%) TDD
11 23 (27.06%) DevOps
12 22 (25.88%) SC Cleared
12 22 (25.88%) VMware
13 21 (24.71%) Maven
13 21 (24.71%) CSS
13 21 (24.71%) HTML
13 21 (24.71%) CentOS
13 21 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (23.53%) Ansible
14 20 (23.53%) MySQL
14 20 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
15 19 (22.35%) Docker
16 18 (21.18%) vCloud
16 18 (21.18%) ZABBIX

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 27 (31.76%) Apache
2 18 (21.18%) Tomcat
3 15 (17.65%) JBoss
4 10 (11.76%) Confluence
4 10 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (9.41%) nginx
6 7 (8.24%) IIS
6 7 (8.24%) Mule ESB
6 7 (8.24%) WebLogic
6 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.53%) Alfresco
7 3 (3.53%) CMS
8 1 (1.18%) Jetty
8 1 (1.18%) Mule
8 1 (1.18%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) HipChat
2 1 (1.18%) GIMP
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (16.47%) GitHub
3 5 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) HTTP
2 10 (11.76%) DNS
2 10 (11.76%) Kerberos
2 10 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
2 10 (11.76%) OpenVPN
2 10 (11.76%) SSH
3 9 (10.59%) DMZ
3 9 (10.59%) Firewall
4 7 (8.24%) Reverse Proxy
5 6 (7.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.47%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (23.53%) MySQL
3 12 (14.12%) Hadoop
3 12 (14.12%) MongoDB
4 9 (10.59%) NoSQL
5 7 (8.24%) DB2
5 7 (8.24%) Redis
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.35%) Big Data
8 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 44 (51.76%) Git (software)
2 35 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 35 (41.18%) SonarQube
3 28 (32.94%) JUnit
4 27 (31.76%) JIRA
5 21 (24.71%) Maven
6 18 (21.18%) Ant
6 18 (21.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 16 (18.82%) JMeter
8 15 (17.65%) SoapUI
9 14 (16.47%) Gerrit
10 10 (11.76%) Bitbucket
10 10 (11.76%) JIRA Agile
10 10 (11.76%) Liquibase
11 9 (10.59%) Mercurial
11 9 (10.59%) Subversion
12 8 (9.41%) Artifactory
12 8 (9.41%) Selenium
13 7 (8.24%) Toad
14 6 (7.06%) Grunt
General
1 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Developer
2 16 (18.82%) Tester
3 13 (15.29%) Automation Tester
4 12 (14.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) DevOps Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Scala Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) REST
2 21 (24.71%) CSS
2 21 (24.71%) HTML
3 15 (17.65%) LAMP
4 14 (16.47%) RESTful
5 12 (14.12%) Web Services
6 11 (12.94%) J2EE
6 11 (12.94%) MCollective
7 10 (11.76%) ELK Stack
7 10 (11.76%) OAuth
7 10 (11.76%) SAML
7 10 (11.76%) Software Packaging
8 9 (10.59%) HTML5
9 8 (9.41%) LAPP Stack
9 8 (9.41%) LEMP Stack
9 8 (9.41%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (9.41%) SOAP
10 7 (8.24%) SailPoint
10 7 (8.24%) Sass
10 7 (8.24%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) User Experience
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.35%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.18%) Linux
2 21 (24.71%) CentOS
3 10 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 10 (11.76%) Windows
4 7 (8.24%) Solaris
5 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (97.65%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (28.24%) TDD
4 23 (27.06%) DevOps
5 20 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (20.00%) BDD
6 17 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
7 15 (17.65%) Defect Tracking
7 15 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 15 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (16.47%) Coaching
9 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
9 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.94%) Configuration Management
10 11 (12.94%) Service Management
10 11 (12.94%) Smoke Testing
10 11 (12.94%) Workflow
11 10 (11.76%) Case Management
11 10 (11.76%) Identity Management
11 10 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 41 (48.24%) Java
2 26 (30.59%) Ruby
3 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
4 18 (21.18%) Python
5 17 (20.00%) Perl
6 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell
7 11 (12.94%) PHP
7 11 (12.94%) Scala
7 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
8 10 (11.76%) SQL
9 4 (4.71%) C++
10 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.18%) C#
11 1 (1.18%) Go
11 1 (1.18%) Groovy
11 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (31.76%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.88%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.76%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.18%) QA
1 1 (1.18%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (22.35%) Docker
2 18 (21.18%) vCloud
3 10 (11.76%) Postfix
3 10 (11.76%) Squid
4 9 (10.59%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
6 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (2.35%) vSphere
8 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (23.53%) Ansible
2 18 (21.18%) ZABBIX
3 17 (20.00%) Kibana
3 17 (20.00%) logstash
4 15 (17.65%) Puppet
5 10 (11.76%) Kubernetes
5 10 (11.76%) Rancher
5 10 (11.76%) Terraform
6 8 (9.41%) HAProxy
6 8 (9.41%) Rundeck
6 8 (9.41%) Salt
7 7 (8.24%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (25.88%) VMware
2 18 (21.18%) Oracle
2 18 (21.18%) Sonatype
3 10 (11.76%) Atlassian
3 10 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.41%) Black Duck
4 8 (9.41%) Veracode
5 7 (8.24%) ForgeRock
5 7 (8.24%) IBM
6 5 (5.88%) Google
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.18%) Remedy
7 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.18%) Zend
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