The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Surrey 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 27 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing Scrum 73 73 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.82% 5.78% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 8.08% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 37 29
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £175 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+18.93% -4.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
923 904 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 73.60% 71.58% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 490 535
Average daily rate £375 £388 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Scrum
South East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Woking +12 14 £375 - 7
Staines -3 4 £456 - 2
Reigate +2 3 £400 -
Guildford -10 3 £300 +71.42% 5
Redhill +6 2 £356 -10.93% 1
Weybridge - 2 £419 - 3
Leatherhead - 1 - - 1
Horley - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 98 (47.12%) .NET
2 90 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (37.98%) WCF
4 74 (35.58%) C#
5 72 (34.62%) XML
6 71 (34.13%) Visual Studio
7 66 (31.73%) SQL Server
8 57 (27.40%) SQL
9 56 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 51 (24.52%) WPF
11 43 (20.67%) MVC
11 43 (20.67%) BDD
12 41 (19.71%) Windows
12 41 (19.71%) Web Services
13 38 (18.27%) QA
13 38 (18.27%) Software Engineering
14 35 (16.83%) Microsoft
15 34 (16.35%) Finance
16 33 (15.87%) ISEB
17 30 (14.42%) XSLT
17 30 (14.42%) Content Management
18 29 (13.94%) ASP.NET
19 28 (13.46%) SOAP
19 28 (13.46%) VB.NET
19 28 (13.46%) REST
20 27 (12.98%) PRINCE2
20 27 (12.98%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (12.50%) Automated Testing
22 25 (12.02%) LINQ
23 24 (11.54%) Kanban

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 22 (10.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.33%) CMS
2 9 (4.33%) Confluence
3 7 (3.37%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.96%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.48%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.48%) Liferay
6 1 (0.48%) FileNet
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (9.62%) MS Office
2 9 (4.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.92%) MS Project
4 3 (1.44%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.48%) Maya
Business Applications
1 22 (10.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.96%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.96%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.96%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.65%) Office 365
2 9 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) HTTP
1 2 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.48%) Firewall
2 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.48%) LAN
2 1 (0.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (31.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.33%) MySQL
4 8 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.96%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.96%) Big Data
6 2 (0.96%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (0.96%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 71 (34.13%) Visual Studio
2 56 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.77%) JIRA
4 11 (5.29%) Subversion
5 10 (4.81%) SpecFlow
6 7 (3.37%) JUnit
7 5 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.40%) Mockito
7 5 (2.40%) Maven
7 5 (2.40%) TestNG
7 5 (2.40%) DbUnit
8 4 (1.92%) Selenium
9 2 (0.96%) Ant
9 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.96%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.96%) Flash Builder
9 2 (0.96%) WiX
9 2 (0.96%) Hudson
10 1 (0.48%) WebStorm
10 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 34 (16.35%) Finance
2 17 (8.17%) Publishing
3 7 (3.37%) Games
4 5 (2.40%) Retail
4 5 (2.40%) Legal
5 4 (1.92%) Law
6 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Front Office
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (32.69%) Developer
2 52 (25.00%) Analyst
3 45 (21.63%) .NET Developer
4 42 (20.19%) ScrumMaster
5 27 (12.98%) Business Analyst
6 24 (11.54%) VB.NET Developer
6 24 (11.54%) Test Analyst
7 22 (10.58%) Software Engineer
8 21 (10.10%) Test Engineer
9 17 (8.17%) Project Manager
10 16 (7.69%) QA Analyst
11 14 (6.73%) Senior Developer
11 14 (6.73%) Agile Business Analyst
12 13 (6.25%) C# Developer
13 12 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (3.37%) Java Developer
14 7 (3.37%) Tester
14 7 (3.37%) Digital Project Manager
14 7 (3.37%) Agile .NET Developer
15 6 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (47.12%) .NET
2 79 (37.98%) WCF
3 72 (34.62%) XML
4 51 (24.52%) WPF
5 41 (19.71%) Web Services
6 30 (14.42%) XSLT
7 29 (13.94%) ASP.NET
8 28 (13.46%) SOAP
8 28 (13.46%) REST
9 25 (12.02%) LINQ
10 22 (10.58%) WF
11 19 (9.13%) HTML
12 17 (8.17%) CSS
12 17 (8.17%) Spring
13 16 (7.69%) jQuery
14 9 (4.33%) XSD
14 9 (4.33%) Ajax
15 8 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (3.85%) Hibernate
15 8 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.88%) Open Source
1 6 (2.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.44%) Xbox
2 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.48%) Animation
4 1 (0.48%) Physics
4 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.71%) Windows
2 17 (8.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (3.37%) UNIX
4 3 (1.44%) Linux
5 2 (0.96%) AIX
5 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.67%) MVC
2 43 (20.67%) BDD
3 38 (18.27%) Software Engineering
4 30 (14.42%) Content Management
5 27 (12.98%) PRINCE2
6 26 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 24 (11.54%) Kanban
8 23 (11.06%) Project Management
8 23 (11.06%) Workflow
8 23 (11.06%) E-Commerce
8 23 (11.06%) Software Testing
9 22 (10.58%) CRM
10 17 (8.17%) User Stories
11 15 (7.21%) UML
11 15 (7.21%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.25%) TDD
12 13 (6.25%) DevOps
13 11 (5.29%) Unit Testing
14 10 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 74 (35.58%) C#
2 57 (27.40%) SQL
3 28 (13.46%) VB.NET
4 21 (10.10%) Java
5 11 (5.29%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.81%) Python
7 5 (2.40%) C++
8 2 (0.96%) C
8 2 (0.96%) PHP
8 2 (0.96%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.96%) Groovy
8 2 (0.96%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.48%) VBScript
9 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (15.87%) ISEB
2 6 (2.88%) Degree
3 4 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.96%) APMP
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (18.27%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) WAI
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.85%) Oracle
3 7 (3.37%) hybris
4 5 (2.40%) Adobe
5 4 (1.92%) IBM
6 3 (1.44%) HP
7 2 (0.96%) SAP
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco
7 2 (0.96%) Mercator
7 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.96%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.96%) Twitter
7 2 (0.96%) Atomikos
8 1 (0.48%) Tableau
8 1 (0.48%) Assembla
8 1 (0.48%) Planview
8 1 (0.48%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.48%) Perforce
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £446.43 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 9 days ago