The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 5 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 8.57% 32.14% 20.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.64% 39.13% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 12
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £370 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £531 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +9.12%
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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 Hounslow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 23 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 62.86% 82.14% 88.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 53
Average daily rate £340 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.04% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Hounslow region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) BPMN
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Nagios
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (12.50%) Groovy
4 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) OBIEE Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) Grails
1 1 (12.50%) Akka
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) BPMN
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Opsview
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) VMware