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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 19 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.10% 1.78% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 2.05% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£615 £543 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.36% -1.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- +12.43%
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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
76 146 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 77.55% 86.39% 87.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 106 76
Average daily rate £550 £520 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £54.25 £22.63 £54.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.75% -58.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Front Office
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) MODAF
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
4 2 (22.22%) jMock
4 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Market Risk
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Hudson
4 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) jMock
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
General
1 3 (33.33%) Front Office
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
2 2 (22.22%) JDBC
2 2 (22.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
1 2 (22.22%) Market Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) MODAF
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) RUP
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Vertica