The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hammersmith region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 5 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 20.00% 6.67% 29.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 8.70% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Average daily rate £400 £360 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £364
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 80.00% 76.67% 71.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 27
Average daily rate £400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £21.34 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Scrum
London

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Hammersmith region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) WPF
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 3 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (25.00%) Hedge funds
5 3 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (25.00%) CQRS
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) MSTest
6 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Online Games
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (16.67%) MSTest
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) WPF
2 3 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) XHTML
3 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) OAuth
4 1 (8.33%) Software Packaging
4 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (16.67%) Online Games
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 3 (25.00%) CQRS
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) User Experience Design
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Zend