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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 5 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 5.00% 3.23% 26.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 4.76% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Average daily rate £488 £320 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.34% -28.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
Scrum
London

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
14 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 70.00% 67.74% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 33
Average daily rate £488 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £315 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £463 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
1 2 (66.67%) WebTrends
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Email Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Display Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Streaming Video
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
1 2 (66.67%) Display Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Email Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google