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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 33 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 79 73 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.86% 5.82% 5.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.64% 7.63% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 63 37
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£425 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £303 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.19 £39.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.39% +18.93%
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
1034 957 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.71% 76.32% 72.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 574 498
Average daily rate £406 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 49
Average hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £18.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £59.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 August 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 August 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
Reigate -1 5 £413 +3.12% 2
Cobham - 5 £400 - 1
Epsom - 4 - -
Staines +3 3 - - 1
Leatherhead -20 3 £450 - 1
Dorking - 3 £415 - 1
Guildford +2 2 £416 +38.75% 2
Redhill 0 2 £400 +12.28%
Weybridge -1 1 £440 +5.07% 1
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 109 (87.20%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (38.40%) TDD
3 42 (33.60%) C#
4 39 (31.20%) .NET
5 38 (30.40%) Finance
6 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
7 31 (24.80%) MVC
8 30 (24.00%) SQL
9 29 (23.20%) Java
10 27 (21.60%) HTML
11 21 (16.80%) UNIX
11 21 (16.80%) Selenium
12 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET
13 19 (15.20%) CSS
13 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
14 18 (14.40%) Ruby
15 17 (13.60%) Games
15 17 (13.60%) XML
15 17 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (13.60%) RSpec
16 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
17 15 (12.00%) JMS
17 15 (12.00%) RoboHelp
17 15 (12.00%) FrameMaker
17 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
18 14 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (11.20%) Project Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 13 (10.40%) Node.js
2 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.40%) Orchard CMS
4 2 (1.60%) CMS
4 2 (1.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) RoboHelp
1 15 (12.00%) FrameMaker
2 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.60%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.60%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.80%) Big Data
4 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.60%) MySQL
8 2 (1.60%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Selenium
2 17 (13.60%) RSpec
3 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (9.60%) Visual Studio
5 10 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.00%) RubyGems
6 5 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.20%) Log4Net
7 4 (3.20%) Subversion
7 4 (3.20%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.40%) JIRA
8 3 (2.40%) WATIR
9 2 (1.60%) MSTest
9 2 (1.60%) Maven
9 2 (1.60%) NUnit
9 2 (1.60%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.60%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.60%) MSBuild
General
1 38 (30.40%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Games
3 6 (4.80%) Marketing
4 5 (4.00%) Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Automotive
6 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (40.00%) Developer
2 19 (15.20%) ScrumMaster
3 15 (12.00%) Author
3 15 (12.00%) Technical Author
4 14 (11.20%) Lead Developer
5 12 (9.60%) .NET Developer
5 12 (9.60%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.80%) Analyst
7 9 (7.20%) Agile Project Manager
8 6 (4.80%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Architect
9 4 (3.20%) Tester
9 4 (3.20%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.20%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 4 (3.20%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (2.40%) Ruby Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.20%) .NET
2 27 (21.60%) HTML
3 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (15.20%) CSS
5 17 (13.60%) XML
6 15 (12.00%) JMS
6 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (9.60%) AngularJS
7 12 (9.60%) Task Parallel Library
8 11 (8.80%) Reactive Extensions
8 11 (8.80%) Backbone.js
9 6 (4.80%) jQuery
10 5 (4.00%) HTML5
10 5 (4.00%) REST
11 4 (3.20%) POCO
11 4 (3.20%) ELMAH
11 4 (3.20%) Velocity
11 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (2.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Online Games
2 5 (4.00%) Hedge funds
2 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.40%) Clustering
4 2 (1.60%) Derivative
4 2 (1.60%) Statistics
4 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.60%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.60%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.80%) UNIX
2 10 (8.00%) Linux
3 5 (4.00%) Windows
4 4 (3.20%) Android
4 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.80%) CentOS
5 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (87.20%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (38.40%) TDD
3 31 (24.80%) MVC
4 17 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.20%) Project Management
6 10 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.00%) BDD
7 9 (7.20%) Waterfall
7 9 (7.20%) CRM
8 8 (6.40%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.40%) Automation Testing
8 8 (6.40%) Test Automation
9 7 (5.60%) Kanban
9 7 (5.60%) Analytics
9 7 (5.60%) User Stories
10 6 (4.80%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.80%) Coaching
10 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.80%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.60%) C#
2 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.00%) SQL
4 29 (23.20%) Java
5 18 (14.40%) Ruby
6 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.40%) PHP
7 3 (2.40%) C++
8 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.60%) R
8 2 (1.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.60%) Python
8 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.80%) Perl
9 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) ISEB
1 6 (4.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.80%) APMP
4 1 (0.80%) CISSP
4 1 (0.80%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.80%) PMP
4 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.80%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.80%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.80%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.40%) Oracle
3 5 (4.00%) SAP
4 4 (3.20%) HP
5 2 (1.60%) Cadence
5 2 (1.60%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.80%) Red Gate
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