The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 13 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.43% 1.52% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 2.30% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £380 £416 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.70% +38.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £403 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £429 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £39.63 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+13.56% +1.60%
Scrum
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 87 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 80.43% 65.91% 76.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 54 53
Median daily rate £380 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.41% -17.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) Process Management
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) Software AG
4 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
4 3 (23.08%) Middleware
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Pega
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) MuleSoft
4 3 (23.08%) Apigee
5 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Planview

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) DataStage
1 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (15.38%) QualityStage
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Integration Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum Master
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Coach
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Process Management
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) R
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Apigee
2 3 (23.08%) MuleSoft
2 3 (23.08%) Pega
2 3 (23.08%) Software AG
2 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos
3 2 (15.38%) Planview
4 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy