The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 84 76 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.55% 5.67% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.92% 7.18% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 62
Median daily rate £400 £425 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.23%
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
1060 1058 977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.68% 78.96% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 609 596
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.21 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £60.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +16 25 £483 - 1
Cobham +3 6 - -
Egham -2 6 £465 +9.41%
Guildford +5 4 £380 -8.70% 6
Redhill -6 4 £300 -4.00% 2
Leatherhead +11 1 £413 -13.15% 1
Reigate -2 1 - -
Woking - 1 - - 3
Farnham - 1 £325 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 144 (91.14%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.54%) SQL
3 50 (31.65%) Git (software)
4 44 (27.85%) TDD
5 41 (25.95%) Kanban
6 37 (23.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (23.42%) .NET
7 35 (22.15%) SQL Server
8 32 (20.25%) Java
9 30 (18.99%) REST
10 29 (18.35%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (18.35%) DevOps
11 26 (16.46%) C#
11 26 (16.46%) HTML
12 24 (15.19%) C++
12 24 (15.19%) Microsoft
12 24 (15.19%) Software Engineering
13 21 (13.29%) CSS
13 21 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (12.66%) Web Services
14 20 (12.66%) Windows
14 20 (12.66%) Linux
15 19 (12.03%) Visual Studio
15 19 (12.03%) JavaScript
15 19 (12.03%) Finance
16 18 (11.39%) XML
16 18 (11.39%) BDD
17 17 (10.76%) User Stories
17 17 (10.76%) JIRA
18 16 (10.13%) Web Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (1.90%) Apache
2 3 (1.90%) CMS
3 2 (1.27%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.27%) JBoss
3 2 (1.27%) SAS
3 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) MS Project
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.63%) InVision
2 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.86%) IaaS
2 14 (8.86%) PaaS
3 13 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.90%) Force.com
5 2 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) HTTP
2 8 (5.06%) DVB
3 2 (1.27%) Network Security
3 2 (1.27%) SAN
4 1 (0.63%) Extranet
4 1 (0.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) Intranet
4 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.49%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (6.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.53%) Big Data
5 4 (2.53%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.90%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.90%) MySQL
6 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.27%) DataStage
7 2 (1.27%) HBase
7 2 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.27%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.27%) QualityStage
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (31.65%) Git (software)
2 37 (23.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (12.03%) Visual Studio
4 17 (10.76%) JIRA
5 11 (6.96%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.70%) SpecFlow
7 8 (5.06%) Selenium
7 8 (5.06%) Subversion
8 5 (3.16%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.16%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.53%) Grunt
9 4 (2.53%) NUnit
9 4 (2.53%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.90%) Bower
10 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.90%) gulp
10 3 (1.90%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.90%) Moq
11 2 (1.27%) Burp Suite
11 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (12.03%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.53%) Banking
4 3 (1.90%) Back Office
4 3 (1.90%) Retail
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (20.25%) Developer
2 18 (11.39%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.76%) Analyst
4 15 (9.49%) .NET Developer
4 15 (9.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (7.59%) Scrum Master
6 11 (6.96%) Architect
6 11 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (6.96%) C# Developer
6 11 (6.96%) Senior DevOps
6 11 (6.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 11 (6.96%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.33%) Azure DevOps
8 9 (5.70%) Agile Project Manager
8 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (5.70%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (5.70%) Test Analyst
9 8 (5.06%) Agile Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.42%) .NET
2 30 (18.99%) REST
3 26 (16.46%) HTML
4 21 (13.29%) CSS
5 20 (12.66%) Web Services
6 18 (11.39%) XML
7 16 (10.13%) SOAP
8 15 (9.49%) HTML5
9 14 (8.86%) AngularJS
9 14 (8.86%) Node.js
9 14 (8.86%) Spring
10 11 (6.96%) jQuery
11 10 (6.33%) CSS3
12 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET
12 9 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (5.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (4.43%) WCF
15 6 (3.80%) OAuth2
15 6 (3.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.06%) Digital TV
3 8 (5.06%) MPEG
3 8 (5.06%) STB
4 6 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.80%) User Experience
5 5 (3.16%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (3.16%) Fintech
6 4 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.90%) Clustering
7 3 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.90%) Tandem
8 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.27%) Contactless
8 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.66%) Linux
1 20 (12.66%) Windows
2 6 (3.80%) Unix
3 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.27%) Solaris
3 2 (1.27%) VMS
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (91.14%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (27.85%) TDD
3 41 (25.95%) Kanban
4 29 (18.35%) DevOps
5 24 (15.19%) Software Engineering
6 21 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (11.39%) BDD
8 17 (10.76%) User Stories
9 16 (10.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (10.13%) Multithreading
9 16 (10.13%) Web Development
10 15 (9.49%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 15 (9.49%) Configuration Management
10 15 (9.49%) MVC
10 15 (9.49%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (9.49%) Release Management
10 15 (9.49%) SOA
11 13 (8.23%) Performance Management
11 13 (8.23%) SDLC
11 13 (8.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.54%) SQL
2 32 (20.25%) Java
3 26 (16.46%) C#
4 24 (15.19%) C++
5 19 (12.03%) JavaScript
6 16 (10.13%) PowerShell
7 12 (7.59%) C
8 11 (6.96%) Embedded C++
9 7 (4.43%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.80%) PHP
11 5 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.90%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.90%) SOQL
13 3 (1.90%) SOSL
14 2 (1.27%) AWK
14 2 (1.27%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.27%) Korn
14 2 (1.27%) Perl
14 2 (1.27%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (7.59%) Degree
2 8 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.80%) ISEB
3 6 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) QA
2 7 (4.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (3.80%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.06%) Docker
2 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (6.33%) Puppet
2 7 (4.43%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.27%) Ansible
4 2 (1.27%) Oozie
4 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.63%) SCCM
5 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.49%) Oracle
3 13 (8.23%) AppDynamics
3 13 (8.23%) Dynatrace
3 13 (8.23%) New Relic
4 7 (4.43%) HP
4 7 (4.43%) IBM
5 3 (1.90%) Apigee
5 3 (1.90%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.90%) Pega
5 3 (1.90%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.90%) Software AG
5 3 (1.90%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.27%) Cognos
6 2 (1.27%) Planview
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.63%) Dell
7 1 (0.63%) Northgate