The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Osterley 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 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Osterley 12.50% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
Osterley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Osterley 75.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate £218 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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 18 April 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) IPTV
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Video on Demand
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) STB

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Osterley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) IPTV
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Video on Demand
2 1 (11.11%) STB
2 1 (11.11%) Streaming Media
2 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Sony
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) HP