The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Hertfordshire / Rickmansworth
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 55.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 68.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £46.19 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +21.94%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 80.00% 75.00% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 25
Median daily rate £313 £185 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.91% -50.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £925 £725 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 20 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) JIRA
2 13 (72.22%) BDD
3 12 (66.67%) Selenium
4 11 (61.11%) Cucumber
5 10 (55.56%) Confluence
5 10 (55.56%) Java
6 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 9 (50.00%) Kanban
6 9 (50.00%) JBehave
6 9 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 9 (50.00%) Open Source
6 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Gherkin
6 9 (50.00%) ATDD
6 9 (50.00%) Automation Testing
7 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
7 8 (44.44%) Atlassian
7 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
8 7 (38.89%) RESTful
8 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (38.89%) Spring
8 7 (38.89%) Maven
8 7 (38.89%) JUnit
8 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
8 7 (38.89%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
9 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 10 (55.56%) Confluence
2 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) JIRA
2 12 (66.67%) Selenium
3 11 (61.11%) Cucumber
4 9 (50.00%) JBehave
4 9 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 7 (38.89%) JUnit
6 7 (38.89%) Maven
6 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
7 5 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (27.78%) TeamCity
8 4 (22.22%) JMeter
8 4 (22.22%) Mockito
8 4 (22.22%) Moq
8 4 (22.22%) NUnit
9 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
9 3 (16.67%) Robot Framework
10 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
10 1 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Automation Tester
1 7 (38.89%) Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum Master
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Portfolio Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Agile Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 7 (38.89%) RESTful
2 7 (38.89%) Spring
3 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) BDD
3 9 (50.00%) ATDD
3 9 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Kanban
3 9 (50.00%) Open Source
3 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (38.89%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 5 (27.78%) Functional Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) High Availability
9 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SDET
2 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Sonatype