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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 5 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 30 28 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 12.00% 10.65% 12.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.87% 14.43% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 31
Median daily rate £850 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +21.16%

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
189 194 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 75.60% 73.76% 81.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 125 214
Median daily rate £450 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) TDD
3 18 (32.73%) DevOps
4 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
4 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (27.27%) Product Management
6 14 (25.45%) SaaS
6 14 (25.45%) Service Management
6 14 (25.45%) ITIL
7 12 (21.82%) IaaS
8 11 (20.00%) User Stories
8 11 (20.00%) Retail
9 10 (18.18%) Windows
9 10 (18.18%) Linux
9 10 (18.18%) Java
9 10 (18.18%) VMware
10 9 (16.36%) JIRA
10 9 (16.36%) PaaS
10 9 (16.36%) Kanban
10 9 (16.36%) CA
11 8 (14.55%) BMC
11 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
11 8 (14.55%) Coaching
12 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
12 7 (12.73%) Puppet
13 6 (10.91%) Cisco
13 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (9.09%) Microservices
14 5 (9.09%) BDD

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 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) SaaS
2 12 (21.82%) IaaS
3 9 (16.36%) PaaS
4 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (7.27%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) GIS
3 1 (1.82%) Power BI
3 1 (1.82%) QlikView
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) JIRA
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.64%) Selenium
4 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.82%) NuGet
5 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 11 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Local Government
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (12.73%) Developer
1 7 (12.73%) Scrum Master
2 6 (10.91%) Analyst
2 6 (10.91%) Architect
3 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
3 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (3.64%) Automation Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Development Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Head of Development
5 2 (3.64%) Head of Engineering
5 2 (3.64%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (3.64%) Lead Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.64%) Service Design Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Service Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Java EE
2 3 (5.45%) CSS
2 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) .NET
3 2 (3.64%) J2EE
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.82%) CSS3
4 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.82%) LINQ
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) RESTful
4 1 (1.82%) SignalR
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.82%) STL
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.82%) Velocity
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) CMDB
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) TDD
3 18 (32.73%) DevOps
4 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
5 15 (27.27%) Product Management
6 14 (25.45%) ITIL
6 14 (25.45%) Service Management
7 11 (20.00%) User Stories
8 9 (16.36%) Kanban
9 8 (14.55%) Coaching
10 5 (9.09%) BDD
10 5 (9.09%) Microservices
11 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.27%) SDLC
12 3 (5.45%) Data Loss Prevention
12 3 (5.45%) Event Correlation
12 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (5.45%) Security Hardening
12 3 (5.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Java
2 5 (9.09%) PHP
3 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) Python
4 3 (5.45%) Ruby
5 2 (3.64%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) Scala
5 2 (3.64%) SQL
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) Docker
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Puppet
2 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.27%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (5.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) VMware
2 9 (16.36%) CA
3 8 (14.55%) BMC
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) Remedy
6 3 (5.45%) ArcSight
6 3 (5.45%) ATG
6 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.45%) HP
6 3 (5.45%) Intel Security
6 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.45%) Splunk
6 3 (5.45%) Symantec
7 1 (1.82%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) SAP
7 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.82%) Tableau
7 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
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