The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 13 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 6.98% 4.08% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 5.00% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £413 £568 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.31% +13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £482 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £654 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +19.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 40 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 86.05% 81.63% 79.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 51
Median daily rate £375 £460 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.47% +38.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £142.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -85.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Wicket
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Apache

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Wicket
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet