The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum-ban skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum-ban over the 3 months to 17 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 London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum-ban
Rank 408 377 428
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +51
Contract jobs citing Scrum-ban 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.006% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £448 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18525 16438 20568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.49% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13067 11434 13436
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 228 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £33.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum-ban
England

Scrum-ban
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum-ban across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum-ban Jobs Demand Trend in London

Scrum-ban
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Scrum-ban Daily Rate Trend in London

Scrum-ban
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum-ban across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Scrum-ban Daily Rate Histogram in London

Scrum-ban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Scrum-ban 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-ban.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development

Scrum-ban
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Scrum-ban 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-ban. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
1 2 (50.00%) LESS
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Lucene
2 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft