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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 17 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.80% 4.04% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 4.94% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Median daily rate £475 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £350 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £375 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £397 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.18% +5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
123 162 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 89.13% 81.82% 81.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 99 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.90 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.27% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £15.75 £13.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) SAS
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 2 (18.18%) Process Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Cognos
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (18.18%) DataStage
4 2 (18.18%) QualityStage
4 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Planview
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) DataStage
1 2 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (18.18%) QualityStage
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Coach
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) CSS3
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) React
1 1 (9.09%) Sass
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Process Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) R
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Planview
2 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy