The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.77% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £308 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 86.79% 85.00% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 4
Average daily rate £348 £360 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% +121.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
London

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 4 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development