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 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 5 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 4.55% 3.13% 27.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 5.88% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate
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- £500 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.19 £39.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.39% +18.93%
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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
13 17 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 59.09% 53.13% 89.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 36
Average daily rate £370 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (25.00%) Akka
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (25.00%) CocoaPods
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Xcode
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) CocoaPods
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Grails
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (25.00%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Animation
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau