The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Osterley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Osterley 36.36% 20.00% 41.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.36% 21.05% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate £459 £458 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.27% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £422 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £504 £465
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 Osterley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Osterley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Osterley 100.00% 95.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 12
Average daily rate £470 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £215 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Osterley

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Osterley

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Osterley

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Osterley

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Osterley

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Osterley 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) GitHub
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) Gatling
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Osterley by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Osterley 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) Gatling
1 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Performance Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (16.67%) IPTV
2 1 (16.67%) Streaming Video
2 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) DRM
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (16.67%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com