The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staines region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 2.82% 3.02% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 3.85% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £364
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 156 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 87.57% 78.39% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 50
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £400 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% -9.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Scrum
Surrey

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Scrum
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management