The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 6 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 16 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.04% 1.47% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.78% 1.96% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £456 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £72.89 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +21.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 51 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 78.95% 75.00% 74.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 37 52
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Median hourly rate £68.75 £27.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Farnborough region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Farnborough region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) DevOps
5 6 (30.00%) Workflow
5 6 (30.00%) Selenium
5 6 (30.00%) Twitter
5 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (30.00%) ServiceNow
5 6 (30.00%) LDAP
5 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
5 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (30.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (15.00%) JMS
8 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
8 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (15.00%) J2EE

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LDAP
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Mockito
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 5 (25.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Product Developer
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Product Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Product Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
1 9 (45.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Ajax
3 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 3 (15.00%) Java SE
3 3 (15.00%) JMS
3 3 (15.00%) JPA
3 3 (15.00%) JSF
3 3 (15.00%) JSP
3 3 (15.00%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (15.00%) REST
3 3 (15.00%) RESTful
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (15.00%) Spring Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Velocity
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Blog
2 1 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (30.00%) Workflow
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.00%) OWASP
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) System Testing
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) ServiceNow
1 6 (30.00%) Twitter
2 3 (15.00%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) SAP