The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Scrum 15 33 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.91% 9.88% 21.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.32% 12.27% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 58
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 269 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.19% 80.54% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 191 202
Median daily rate £400 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.70 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.21% +76.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.20 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £48.23 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (32.00%) BDD
2 8 (32.00%) C
3 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (20.00%) User Stories
4 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Python
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DVB
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Power BI
2 1 (4.00%) QlikView
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.00%) Appium
4 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) JMeter
4 1 (4.00%) Mockito
4 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Robotium
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Local Government
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Scala Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Software QA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) REST
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) JSON
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (4.00%) Lucene
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) RoboGuice
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.00%) Symfony
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Blog
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) MPEG
1 1 (4.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) BDD
3 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (20.00%) User Stories
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) ITSM
5 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Kanban
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) Java
6 2 (8.00%) Scala
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) IRCA
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) EFQM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Rally
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) Serena
3 1 (4.00%) Tableau
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
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