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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 12 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.62% 6.60% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 8.54% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £441 £550 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.77% +1.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
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 Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 82 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 73.85% 77.36% 86.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 63 141
Average daily rate £518 £550 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.90% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.25 £22.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% +139.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (20.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Legal Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA