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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 11 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.04% 2.44% 10.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.86% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £460 £500 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +70.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 70 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 83.67% 85.37% 75.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 51 15
Average daily rate £406 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.10% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £142.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Migration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (50.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace