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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 53 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 42 119 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.94% 8.47% 6.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 11.37% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 82 46
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£400 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £326 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
- +12.43%
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
1123 1047 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 78.64% 74.52% 72.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 549 444
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 42 53
Average hourly rate £42.50 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £15.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.70 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Guildford -2 8 £375 +27.11% 10
Reigate -7 2 £420 +0.29% 2
Redhill -1 1 - -
Weybridge -2 1 - -
Egham -4 1 £550 +58.27% 2
Woking -11 1 - - 3
Godalming - 1 £250 - 2
Leatherhead - - - - 2
Lingfield - - - - 1
Staines - - - - 4
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - -
Farnham - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Cobham - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 104 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.50%) HTML
3 39 (34.82%) .NET
4 38 (33.93%) C#
5 35 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 31 (27.68%) SQL
6 31 (27.68%) Java
7 30 (26.79%) CSS
8 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
9 25 (22.32%) XML
9 25 (22.32%) TDD
10 22 (19.64%) Finance
11 21 (18.75%) jQuery
12 19 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (16.96%) Selenium
12 19 (16.96%) HTML5
13 18 (16.07%) MVC
14 17 (15.18%) ISEB
15 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 16 (14.29%) Visual Studio
16 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
17 14 (12.50%) Web Services
17 14 (12.50%) Automated Testing
18 13 (11.61%) Software Testing
18 13 (11.61%) BDD
18 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (10.71%) Automation Testing
19 12 (10.71%) OO
20 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
20 11 (9.82%) Middleware

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 7 (6.25%) Node.js
2 5 (4.46%) CMS
3 3 (2.68%) Drupal
3 3 (2.68%) Orchard CMS
4 2 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.79%) IIS
4 2 (1.79%) JBoss
4 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) SAS
5 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.89%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.04%) RoboHelp
2 9 (8.04%) FrameMaker
3 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.79%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.79%) MS Project
4 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.46%) SaaS
3 3 (2.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) Firewall
2 1 (0.89%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.25%) MySQL
3 6 (5.36%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) Big Data
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (16.96%) Selenium
1 19 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 8 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.36%) SpecFlow
5 5 (4.46%) JIRA
6 4 (3.57%) NUnit
6 4 (3.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.79%) MSTest
8 2 (1.79%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.79%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.79%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.89%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Games
3 6 (5.36%) Publishing
4 5 (4.46%) Marketing
5 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.79%) Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Developer
2 15 (13.39%) Analyst
2 15 (13.39%) .NET Developer
3 13 (11.61%) Project Manager
4 11 (9.82%) Tester
5 9 (8.04%) Author
5 9 (8.04%) Technical Author
5 9 (8.04%) Lead Developer
5 9 (8.04%) Automation Tester
6 8 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.36%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (37.50%) HTML
2 39 (34.82%) .NET
3 30 (26.79%) CSS
4 25 (22.32%) XML
5 21 (18.75%) jQuery
6 19 (16.96%) HTML5
7 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 14 (12.50%) Web Services
9 11 (9.82%) Middleware
10 10 (8.93%) JMS
10 10 (8.93%) CSS3
10 10 (8.93%) WCF
11 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (8.04%) REST
11 9 (8.04%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.36%) SOAP
12 6 (5.36%) Entity Framework
12 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.46%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.46%) Hedge funds
3 5 (4.46%) Open Source
4 4 (3.57%) User Experience
5 3 (2.68%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.68%) Animation
6 2 (1.79%) Derivative
6 2 (1.79%) PMI
6 2 (1.79%) iPad
6 2 (1.79%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.79%) iPhone
6 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.89%) Social Media
7 1 (0.89%) Statistics
7 1 (0.89%) Equities
7 1 (0.89%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.89%) Psychology
7 1 (0.89%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Android
2 6 (5.36%) UNIX
2 6 (5.36%) Windows
2 6 (5.36%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.46%) Linux
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.32%) TDD
3 18 (16.07%) MVC
4 14 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 13 (11.61%) Software Testing
5 13 (11.61%) BDD
6 12 (10.71%) Automation Testing
6 12 (10.71%) OO
7 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.04%) PRINCE
9 8 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.25%) User Stories
10 7 (6.25%) Change Management
10 7 (6.25%) Kanban
10 7 (6.25%) Content Management
11 6 (5.36%) SOA
11 6 (5.36%) CRM
11 6 (5.36%) UML
11 6 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.93%) C#
2 35 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 31 (27.68%) SQL
3 31 (27.68%) Java
4 10 (8.93%) PHP
5 8 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.46%) C++
7 4 (3.57%) Apex Code
8 3 (2.68%) Python
9 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.89%) C
10 1 (0.89%) Ruby
10 1 (0.89%) VC++
10 1 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) ISEB
2 9 (8.04%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.36%) PMP
3 6 (5.36%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.68%) APMP
6 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.89%) Degree
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) P3O
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Varnish
2 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.46%) SAP
3 4 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.57%) Adobe
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle
3 4 (3.57%) Appcelerator
4 3 (2.68%) Cadence
5 2 (1.79%) VMware
5 2 (1.79%) Sun
6 1 (0.89%) HP
6 1 (0.89%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.89%) IBM
6 1 (0.89%) Google
6 1 (0.89%) Rogue Wave
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