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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 18 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.96% 7.41% 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 9.17% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Median daily rate £488 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.83 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +41.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +21.12%

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
86 109 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 60.99% 80.74% 70.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 66 36
Median daily rate £450 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 14
Median hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £10.90 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £53.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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
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 21 January 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) Client/Server
4 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
5 6 (40.00%) Telerik
5 6 (40.00%) Validation
5 6 (40.00%) XML Messaging
5 6 (40.00%) Replication
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Code Coverage
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) MFC
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (40.00%) JIRA
6 5 (33.33%) WCF

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 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Force.com
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) HeidiSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) IntelliJ
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) NetBeans
4 2 (13.33%) Robot Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (13.33%) TestNG
4 2 (13.33%) Toad
4 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.67%) EasyMock
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Scala Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Scala Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Administrator
7 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) XML
2 6 (40.00%) MFC
2 6 (40.00%) XML Messaging
3 5 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) ATL
6 1 (6.67%) EJB
6 1 (6.67%) Java EE
6 1 (6.67%) JSF
6 1 (6.67%) Kendo UI
6 1 (6.67%) Qt
6 1 (6.67%) RESTful
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Client/Server
2 6 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) SDLC
3 6 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (40.00%) Validation
4 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 5 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 4 (26.67%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) People Management
7 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Scala
7 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) Telerik
2 2 (13.33%) T-Plan
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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