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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 24 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 81 53 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.09% 3.99% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.32% 5.41% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 31 29
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £208 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £430
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%
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
974 979 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 73.29% 73.78% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 610 459
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 49
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +7 11 £410 +13.10% 2
Staines +9 7 £425 - 2
Guildford -5 6 £375 +80.72% 10
Reigate +3 4 £400 -
Weybridge - 4 £425 - 1
Leatherhead -3 3 - -
Redhill +4 2 £356 - 2
Horley - - - -
Cobham - - - - 2
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 2
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 175 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (42.78%) .NET
3 66 (35.29%) C#
4 64 (34.22%) WCF
5 61 (32.62%) XML
6 59 (31.55%) Visual Studio
6 59 (31.55%) SQL Server
7 49 (26.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 45 (24.06%) SQL
9 44 (23.53%) Web Services
9 44 (23.53%) WPF
10 42 (22.46%) BDD
11 40 (21.39%) MVC
12 37 (19.79%) Windows
13 34 (18.18%) Software Engineering
14 30 (16.04%) Microsoft
15 29 (15.51%) Content Management
15 29 (15.51%) QA
16 27 (14.44%) ISEB
16 27 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (13.90%) REST
18 25 (13.37%) LINQ
18 25 (13.37%) SQL Server 2008
18 25 (13.37%) CRM
19 24 (12.83%) ASP.NET
19 24 (12.83%) Java
20 23 (12.30%) XSLT
20 23 (12.30%) Finance
21 22 (11.76%) SOAP
22 21 (11.23%) CSS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (8.02%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.88%) CMS
3 10 (5.35%) Confluence
4 7 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.67%) Mule
6 2 (1.07%) IIS
6 2 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.07%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.53%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.53%) FileNet
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Liferay
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.95%) MS Office
3 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.14%) MS Project
4 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Maya
Business Applications
1 15 (8.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.07%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.07%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.07%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.70%) Office 365
2 11 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.53%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) HTTP
1 3 (1.60%) Internet
2 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.53%) LAN
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
3 1 (0.53%) Extranet
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (31.55%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.81%) MySQL
4 8 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.60%) Big Data
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.07%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.07%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.07%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.07%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 59 (31.55%) Visual Studio
2 49 (26.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (8.56%) SpecFlow
4 14 (7.49%) JIRA
5 12 (6.42%) Subversion
6 9 (4.81%) Selenium
7 7 (3.74%) JUnit
8 3 (1.60%) Ant
8 3 (1.60%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.60%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.60%) Flash Builder
8 3 (1.60%) Hudson
8 3 (1.60%) WiX
9 2 (1.07%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.07%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.07%) DbUnit
9 2 (1.07%) Mockito
9 2 (1.07%) TestNG
9 2 (1.07%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (12.30%) Finance
2 15 (8.02%) Publishing
3 7 (3.74%) Games
4 6 (3.21%) Retail
5 3 (1.60%) Legal
6 2 (1.07%) Law
6 2 (1.07%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (35.83%) Developer
2 50 (26.74%) Analyst
3 36 (19.25%) .NET Developer
4 33 (17.65%) Business Analyst
5 26 (13.90%) ScrumMaster
6 23 (12.30%) Software Engineer
7 18 (9.63%) Agile Business Analyst
8 16 (8.56%) Test Analyst
9 15 (8.02%) Project Manager
9 15 (8.02%) Test Engineer
9 15 (8.02%) VB.NET Developer
10 14 (7.49%) C# Developer
11 11 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.81%) QA Analyst
12 9 (4.81%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.81%) Tester
13 7 (3.74%) Hybris Developer
14 6 (3.21%) Agile Test Analyst
14 6 (3.21%) UML Business Analyst
15 5 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (42.78%) .NET
2 64 (34.22%) WCF
3 61 (32.62%) XML
4 44 (23.53%) Web Services
4 44 (23.53%) WPF
5 26 (13.90%) REST
6 25 (13.37%) LINQ
7 24 (12.83%) ASP.NET
8 23 (12.30%) XSLT
9 22 (11.76%) SOAP
10 21 (11.23%) HTML
10 21 (11.23%) CSS
11 18 (9.63%) jQuery
12 14 (7.49%) WF
12 14 (7.49%) Spring
12 14 (7.49%) XSD
13 9 (4.81%) Ajax
13 9 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (3.74%) HTML5
14 7 (3.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.21%) Open Source
3 5 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.14%) User Experience
5 2 (1.07%) Xbox
5 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.53%) Physics
6 1 (0.53%) Online Games
6 1 (0.53%) iSeries
6 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.53%) AS400
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) Animation
6 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.79%) Windows
2 17 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (6.42%) UNIX
4 3 (1.60%) Linux
5 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.07%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (22.46%) BDD
3 40 (21.39%) MVC
4 34 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 29 (15.51%) Content Management
6 25 (13.37%) CRM
7 21 (11.23%) Project Management
8 20 (10.70%) Automated Testing
8 20 (10.70%) User Stories
9 19 (10.16%) Software Testing
10 18 (9.63%) Kanban
11 17 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 17 (9.09%) UML
11 17 (9.09%) TDD
12 15 (8.02%) PRINCE2
12 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
12 15 (8.02%) Unit Testing
13 14 (7.49%) Workflow
14 13 (6.95%) Validation
14 13 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 66 (35.29%) C#
2 45 (24.06%) SQL
3 24 (12.83%) Java
4 19 (10.16%) VB.NET
5 15 (8.02%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.35%) Python
7 6 (3.21%) C++
8 3 (1.60%) PHP
8 3 (1.60%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.60%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (1.60%) C
9 2 (1.07%) Groovy
10 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.44%) ISEB
2 5 (2.67%) Degree
3 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.07%) APMP
4 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.51%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) WAI
Systems Management
1 8 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.81%) Oracle
3 7 (3.74%) hybris
4 6 (3.21%) Adobe
5 5 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.14%) Informatica
7 3 (1.60%) IBM
8 2 (1.07%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.07%) Twitter
8 2 (1.07%) Atomikos
8 2 (1.07%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.07%) HP
8 2 (1.07%) SAP
8 2 (1.07%) Cisco
9 1 (0.53%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.53%) Planview
9 1 (0.53%) Tableau
Egham, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum for 6 Months
Posted: 3 days ago