The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 82 83 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.73% 6.40% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 8.50% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 68 35
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£425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.19 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-3.08% -
Scrum
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1097 977 937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.71% 75.33% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 596 567
Average daily rate £400 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +89.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.00 £17.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.05 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Egham - 13 £425 - 1
Leatherhead -16 8 £400 - 1
Guildford +2 6 £325 +8.33% 6
Epsom - 5 - - 1
Reigate -3 4 £413 +3.12%
Cobham - 3 - -
Redhill -6 2 £400 +12.28% 1
Staines -8 2 - - 4
Dorking - 2 £415 -
Weybridge -6 1 £440 +6.16%
Woking -9 1 - - 2
Lingfield - 1 £300 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 119 (88.81%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.06%) TDD
3 42 (31.34%) C#
4 35 (26.12%) .NET
5 33 (24.63%) Finance
6 31 (23.13%) Java
7 28 (20.90%) JavaScript
7 28 (20.90%) SQL
8 27 (20.15%) MVC
9 22 (16.42%) UNIX
10 21 (15.67%) Selenium
11 19 (14.18%) Ruby
11 19 (14.18%) Oracle
12 18 (13.43%) HTML
13 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
13 17 (12.69%) CSS
13 17 (12.69%) RSpec
14 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
15 15 (11.19%) Games
15 15 (11.19%) Project Management
15 15 (11.19%) XML
15 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET
16 14 (10.45%) Security Cleared
16 14 (10.45%) User Stories
16 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (9.70%) Waterfall
18 12 (8.96%) NoSQL
18 12 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (8.21%) Node.js
2 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.75%) Lync
4 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) RoboHelp
1 10 (7.46%) FrameMaker
2 6 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.49%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
2 1 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.49%) Intranet
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.46%) Big Data
4 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.49%) MySQL
8 2 (1.49%) Data Mart
8 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.75%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (15.67%) Selenium
2 17 (12.69%) RSpec
3 12 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.96%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.46%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.97%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.73%) RubyGems
6 5 (3.73%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.99%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.99%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.99%) Log4Net
7 4 (2.99%) Subversion
7 4 (2.99%) JIRA
8 3 (2.24%) WATIR
8 3 (2.24%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.49%) Maven
9 2 (1.49%) MSTest
9 2 (1.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.49%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (24.63%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Games
3 6 (4.48%) Marketing
4 5 (3.73%) Banking
5 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.99%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (35.82%) Developer
2 21 (15.67%) ScrumMaster
3 16 (11.94%) Analyst
4 14 (10.45%) Project Manager
5 12 (8.96%) Lead Developer
5 12 (8.96%) Agile Project Manager
6 10 (7.46%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 10 (7.46%) Author
6 10 (7.46%) Technical Author
7 6 (4.48%) Architect
7 6 (4.48%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.73%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (3.73%) Tester
9 4 (2.99%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 4 (2.99%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.24%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.12%) .NET
2 18 (13.43%) HTML
3 17 (12.69%) CSS
4 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET
4 15 (11.19%) XML
5 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (8.21%) Backbone.js
6 11 (8.21%) Task Parallel Library
7 10 (7.46%) AngularJS
7 10 (7.46%) Reactive Extensions
7 10 (7.46%) JMS
8 5 (3.73%) JRules
8 5 (3.73%) REST
9 4 (2.99%) ELMAH
9 4 (2.99%) HTML5
9 4 (2.99%) POCO
9 4 (2.99%) SOAP
9 4 (2.99%) Velocity
10 3 (2.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.21%) Online Games
2 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.24%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.24%) Clustering
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.49%) Statistics
5 2 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
6 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.42%) UNIX
2 11 (8.21%) Linux
3 6 (4.48%) Windows
4 2 (1.49%) Android
4 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) CentOS
5 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (88.81%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.06%) TDD
3 27 (20.15%) MVC
4 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (11.19%) Project Management
6 14 (10.45%) User Stories
7 13 (9.70%) Waterfall
7 13 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.96%) Test Automation
9 11 (8.21%) Kanban
9 11 (8.21%) BDD
10 10 (7.46%) CRM
11 9 (6.72%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.97%) Analytics
12 8 (5.97%) Automation Testing
13 7 (5.22%) Coaching
13 7 (5.22%) Programme Management
14 6 (4.48%) Mentoring
15 5 (3.73%) Unit Testing
15 5 (3.73%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 42 (31.34%) C#
2 31 (23.13%) Java
3 28 (20.90%) JavaScript
3 28 (20.90%) SQL
4 19 (14.18%) Ruby
5 7 (5.22%) C++
6 4 (2.99%) PHP
7 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.49%) Perl
8 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.49%) R
8 2 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.97%) ISEB
4 4 (2.99%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.75%) CISSP
5 1 (0.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (6.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.75%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.75%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (14.18%) Oracle
2 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.73%) HP
4 4 (2.99%) SAP
5 2 (1.49%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.49%) Cadence
6 1 (0.75%) Zend
6 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.75%) Red Gate
Staines, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day 6 Month rolling Contract
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
ABRS
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford, South East, United Kingdom
Microsoft
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Zubito
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago