The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 17 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.88% 6.92% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.30% 9.28% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Median daily rate £275 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.33
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.56%
Scrum
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 97 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 63.24% 74.62% 71.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 47 64
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £520 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 16
Median hourly rate £44.46 £28.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.25 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £57.50 £54.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Portsmouth region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) SDLC
3 13 (59.09%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) MySQL
5 10 (45.45%) Java
6 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
7 8 (36.36%) C++
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) Eclipse
8 7 (31.82%) .NET
8 7 (31.82%) MVC
8 7 (31.82%) Client/Server
8 7 (31.82%) Windows
8 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
8 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) CentOS
9 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (27.27%) jQuery
9 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 6 (27.27%) JSON
9 6 (27.27%) JIRA
9 6 (27.27%) QA
9 6 (27.27%) CakePHP
9 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (27.27%) OO PHP
9 6 (27.27%) REST
9 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (27.27%) PHPUnit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) MySQL
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (13.64%) HeidiSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Eclipse
2 6 (27.27%) JIRA
2 6 (27.27%) PHPUnit
2 6 (27.27%) Subversion
2 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) IntelliJ
4 3 (13.64%) NetBeans
4 3 (13.64%) Robot Framework
4 3 (13.64%) Selenium
4 3 (13.64%) TestNG
4 3 (13.64%) Toad
4 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
5 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
6 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Scala Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Salesforce Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) CakePHP
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) JSON
3 6 (27.27%) LAMP
3 6 (27.27%) MFC
3 6 (27.27%) REST
3 6 (27.27%) SOAP
3 6 (27.27%) XML Messaging
4 5 (22.73%) WCF
5 3 (13.64%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) Ajax
7 1 (4.55%) ATL
7 1 (4.55%) EJB
7 1 (4.55%) JSF
7 1 (4.55%) Spring
7 1 (4.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Client/Server
2 6 (27.27%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) CentOS
3 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) SDLC
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Code Coverage
4 6 (27.27%) OO PHP
4 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Validation
5 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
5 5 (22.73%) Data Transformation
6 4 (18.18%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) RAD
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) C++
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) Scala
7 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 6 (27.27%) Telerik
2 3 (13.64%) T-Plan
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
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