The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Docklands, London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 20 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.71% 1.29% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.60% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate
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£638 £550 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +41.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £470 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £570 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+18.93% -4.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 188 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 74.36% 81.03% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 153 119
Average daily rate £550 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £17.91 £41.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Scrum
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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 1 August 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 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) jMock
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) jMock
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase