The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 18 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 52 51 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Contract jobs citing Scrum 63 68 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.03% 3.99% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 5.48% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 22
Average daily rate £388 £325 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -24.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £404 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £106.25 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1448 1242 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 69.75% 72.80% 68.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 767 609
Average daily rate £363 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 76 117
Average hourly rate £44.25 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.14% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Hampshire region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Scrum Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -2 17 £320 -5.88% 5
Basingstoke -3 7 £388 -0.64% 7
Farnborough - 7 £475 -
Fareham - 4 £250 - 8
Portsmouth - 4 £150 - 2
Andover - 1 - - 2
Gosport - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 50 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.35%) SQL
3 37 (32.46%) Java
4 34 (29.82%) .NET
5 30 (26.32%) Web Services
6 29 (25.44%) C#
7 25 (21.93%) Pair Programming
7 25 (21.93%) Spring
8 24 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 24 (21.05%) jQuery
9 22 (19.30%) Hibernate
10 21 (18.42%) MVC
10 21 (18.42%) ASP.NET
11 20 (17.54%) JavaScript
12 19 (16.67%) TDD
12 19 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 18 (15.79%) SC Cleared
13 18 (15.79%) XML
13 18 (15.79%) Python
14 17 (14.91%) Oracle
14 17 (14.91%) Java EE
14 17 (14.91%) JSON
15 16 (14.04%) BDD
15 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
15 16 (14.04%) Jenkins
16 15 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (13.16%) CSS
16 15 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (11.40%) Liferay
2 7 (6.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (4.39%) Apache
5 4 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.63%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.63%) Mule
6 3 (2.63%) IIS
6 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.28%) SaaS
2 5 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) Network Security
2 5 (4.39%) NGN
3 3 (2.63%) Internet
4 2 (1.75%) LAN
4 2 (1.75%) WAN
4 2 (1.75%) IPv4
4 2 (1.75%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.89%) MySQL
3 7 (6.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) DB2
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Jenkins
2 12 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (8.77%) Selenium
3 10 (8.77%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.77%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.89%) Maven
4 9 (7.89%) Subversion
4 9 (7.89%) SpecFlow
5 8 (7.02%) JIRA
6 5 (4.39%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.39%) TestNG
7 4 (3.51%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.51%) ReSharper
7 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.51%) RSpec
7 4 (3.51%) Mockito
7 4 (3.51%) DbUnit
7 4 (3.51%) NCrunch
8 3 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 10 (8.77%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (51.75%) Developer
2 22 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.40%) Software Engineer
3 13 (11.40%) Analyst
4 11 (9.65%) Test Analyst
4 11 (9.65%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.77%) Test Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Agile Test Analyst
6 9 (7.89%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Tester
9 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) PHP Magento Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (29.82%) .NET
2 30 (26.32%) Web Services
3 25 (21.93%) Spring
4 24 (21.05%) jQuery
5 22 (19.30%) Hibernate
6 21 (18.42%) ASP.NET
7 18 (15.79%) XML
8 17 (14.91%) Java EE
8 17 (14.91%) JSON
9 15 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (13.16%) CSS
9 15 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (11.40%) HTML
11 12 (10.53%) RESTful
11 12 (10.53%) Apache CXF
12 11 (9.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (9.65%) .NET Framework
13 9 (7.89%) CSS3
13 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (7.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Open Source
2 5 (4.39%) Xbox
2 5 (4.39%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (4.39%) Blog
3 3 (2.63%) Kindle
3 3 (2.63%) Wiki
4 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.65%) Linux
2 6 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (3.51%) Windows
3 4 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (1.75%) UNIX
5 2 (1.75%) CentOS
5 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.93%) Pair Programming
3 24 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 21 (18.42%) MVC
5 19 (16.67%) TDD
6 16 (14.04%) BDD
7 15 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.28%) Kanban
9 13 (11.40%) Test Automation
9 13 (11.40%) Refactoring
9 13 (11.40%) Web Development
10 11 (9.65%) Data Modelling
11 10 (8.77%) SOA
12 8 (7.02%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.02%) UML
12 8 (7.02%) OO
12 8 (7.02%) Test Scripting
12 8 (7.02%) Integration Testing
13 5 (4.39%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.35%) SQL
2 37 (32.46%) Java
3 29 (25.44%) C#
4 20 (17.54%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.79%) Python
6 11 (9.65%) C++
7 7 (6.14%) Ruby
8 6 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.26%) C
9 4 (3.51%) PHP
9 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.51%) Groovy
10 3 (2.63%) Golang
11 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.75%) Korn
11 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.88%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.26%) ISEB
4 3 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.63%) Degree
4 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.75%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) OCP
6 1 (0.88%) OCA
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Puppet
2 5 (4.39%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Oracle
2 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.53%) Talend
4 11 (9.65%) Twitter
5 4 (3.51%) IBM
6 3 (2.63%) Atomikos
6 3 (2.63%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.63%) Google
7 2 (1.75%) VMware
7 2 (1.75%) ESRI
7 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.75%) Apple
7 2 (1.75%) Splunk
8 1 (0.88%) Facebook
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago