The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 17 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.00% 3.94% 12.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 5.68% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.19 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-3.08% -
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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
85 88 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 70.83% 69.29% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 66
Average daily rate £375 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.70% -62.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Games
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 3 (37.50%) Game Development
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (25.00%) Cadence
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Games
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Test-First Development
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Online Games
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) RoboHelp

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) RoboHelp
1 1 (12.50%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Games Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Author
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Author
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Author
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (12.50%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Games
1 2 (25.00%) Online Games
2 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Game Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Test-First Development
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cadence
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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