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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 18 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.88% 2.06% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 2.78% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £430 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £470 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +21.12%

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
94 72 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 72.87% 74.23% 81.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 107
Median daily rate £463 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% +19.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
5 2 (25.00%) OAuth2
5 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Camel
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) OWASP
5 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
5 2 (25.00%) Cobertura
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Splunk
5 2 (25.00%) CQRS
5 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (25.00%) XSD
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) JBoss
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Eclipse

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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Checkstyle
1 2 (25.00%) Cobertura
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) OAuth2
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) SAML
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) CQRS
4 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) OWASP
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SOLID
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk