The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 11 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 6.19% 1.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
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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 Staines region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 114 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 77.88% 76.00% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 24
Average daily rate £363 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £322 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Average hourly rate £52.50 £19.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -54.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Staines region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) MSBuild
3 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) WAI
4 1 (14.29%) SSH

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) MSBuild
2 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe