The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 16 34 18
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.48% 0.88% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 1.06% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Average daily rate
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£550 £523 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.33 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -10.00%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 188 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 76.52% 83.19% 80.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 156 104
Average daily rate £550 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.58 £46.23 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.51% +2.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Docklands, London region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (16.67%) Vertica
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) MODAF
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Internet

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) RUP
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) MODAF
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Vertica
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle