The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 7 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 21.05% 23.08% 10.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.57% 26.09% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +8.39%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reigate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 73.68% 88.46% 76.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 9
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) WF
4 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) XSLT
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Release Management
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) ScrumMaster
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XSLT
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) WF
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle