The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 23 34 9
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.27% 1.60% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.08% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.23%
Scrum
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 96 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 73.42% 76.80% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 88 18
Median daily rate £463 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (45.45%) Use Case
3 5 (45.45%) Test Management
3 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (45.45%) XML Messaging
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (27.27%) Fintech
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) C#

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) XML Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) SOAP
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) XML Messaging
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Behat
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Fintech
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 5 (45.45%) Test Management
3 5 (45.45%) Use Case
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) QA Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 1 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore