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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 39 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 53 82 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.84% 6.44% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 8.66% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 51 60
Average daily rate
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£350 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -7.40%
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
1094 947 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.33% 74.39% 73.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 507 494
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 69
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £175.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Weybridge +2 5 £335 +3.07%
Staines - 4 £467 - 1
Reigate -6 3 - - 1
Guildford -6 3 £375 +27.11% 5
Leatherhead -3 1 £375 -
Woking -3 1 - -
Godalming - 1 £250 -
Lingfield - - - -
Redhill - - - - 3
Camberley - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Farnham - - - - 2
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 116 (91.34%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (36.22%) C#
3 43 (33.86%) .NET
4 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
5 33 (25.98%) SQL
6 32 (25.20%) JavaScript
7 29 (22.83%) HTML
7 29 (22.83%) CSS
7 29 (22.83%) XML
8 28 (22.05%) Web Services
9 27 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (19.69%) Java
11 24 (18.90%) Visual Studio
11 24 (18.90%) TDD
11 24 (18.90%) Selenium
11 24 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (18.11%) MVC
13 21 (16.54%) BDD
14 20 (15.75%) MS Excel
14 20 (15.75%) jQuery
15 19 (14.96%) WCF
15 19 (14.96%) CRM
15 19 (14.96%) ISEB
16 18 (14.17%) REST
17 17 (13.39%) Automated Testing
17 17 (13.39%) Software Testing
18 16 (12.60%) PRINCE
18 16 (12.60%) Finance
19 15 (11.81%) Windows
19 15 (11.81%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (4.72%) CMS
2 5 (3.94%) Mule
2 5 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.15%) Node.js
4 3 (2.36%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (2.36%) Drupal
4 3 (2.36%) IIS
4 3 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.79%) SAS
6 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.51%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.36%) MS Office
3 3 (2.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.57%) MS Project
4 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.30%) SaaS
3 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.36%) Force.com
4 2 (1.57%) IaaS
4 2 (1.57%) Office 365
4 2 (1.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.79%) SSH
3 1 (0.79%) FTP
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) Extranet
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.51%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.57%) Big Data
4 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (18.90%) Visual Studio
1 24 (18.90%) Selenium
1 24 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.45%) SpecFlow
3 8 (6.30%) JIRA
4 4 (3.15%) WebDriver
4 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.36%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.36%) MSBuild
5 3 (2.36%) NUnit
6 2 (1.57%) JMeter
6 2 (1.57%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.57%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.57%) MSTest
7 1 (0.79%) Mockito
7 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.79%) WiX
7 1 (0.79%) Hudson
7 1 (0.79%) Flash Builder
General
1 16 (12.60%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Publishing
3 5 (3.94%) Marketing
3 5 (3.94%) Games
4 4 (3.15%) Retail
5 3 (2.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) German Language
7 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (40.16%) Developer
2 25 (19.69%) Analyst
3 17 (13.39%) Project Manager
3 17 (13.39%) .NET Developer
4 15 (11.81%) Business Analyst
4 15 (11.81%) Tester
5 11 (8.66%) Automation Tester
6 10 (7.87%) Test Analyst
6 10 (7.87%) Technical Manager
7 9 (7.09%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.30%) Technical Project Manager
8 8 (6.30%) Agile Test Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.72%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (3.94%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 5 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Technical Test Analyst
11 5 (3.94%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.86%) .NET
2 29 (22.83%) HTML
2 29 (22.83%) CSS
2 29 (22.83%) XML
3 28 (22.05%) Web Services
4 20 (15.75%) jQuery
5 19 (14.96%) WCF
6 18 (14.17%) REST
7 14 (11.02%) ASP.NET
7 14 (11.02%) HTML5
8 11 (8.66%) SOAP
9 9 (7.09%) Middleware
10 8 (6.30%) J2EE
10 8 (6.30%) .NET Framework
11 7 (5.51%) CSS3
12 6 (4.72%) XSLT
12 6 (4.72%) XHTML
12 6 (4.72%) XSD
12 6 (4.72%) WPF
12 6 (4.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.72%) User Experience
2 6 (4.72%) Open Source
3 3 (2.36%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.36%) Animation
4 2 (1.57%) PMI
4 2 (1.57%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.57%) iPhone
4 2 (1.57%) iPad
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
5 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.79%) iSeries
5 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.79%) Online Games
5 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.79%) Psychology
5 1 (0.79%) Statistics
5 1 (0.79%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.81%) Windows
2 8 (6.30%) UNIX
3 4 (3.15%) Linux
4 2 (1.57%) Android
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (91.34%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.90%) TDD
3 23 (18.11%) MVC
4 21 (16.54%) BDD
5 19 (14.96%) CRM
6 17 (13.39%) Automated Testing
6 17 (13.39%) Software Testing
7 16 (12.60%) PRINCE
8 15 (11.81%) OO
9 14 (11.02%) Automation Testing
10 11 (8.66%) SOA
11 10 (7.87%) Change Management
11 10 (7.87%) Waterfall
11 10 (7.87%) User Stories
12 9 (7.09%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (6.30%) UML
13 8 (6.30%) Kanban
14 7 (5.51%) Mentoring
14 7 (5.51%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (36.22%) C#
2 33 (25.98%) SQL
3 32 (25.20%) JavaScript
4 25 (19.69%) Java
5 11 (8.66%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.51%) PHP
7 6 (4.72%) C++
8 4 (3.15%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.36%) C
10 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.57%) Python
11 1 (0.79%) R
11 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.79%) VC++
11 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) ISEB
2 8 (6.30%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.94%) PMP
3 5 (3.94%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.57%) APMP
6 1 (0.79%) Degree
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) P3O
2 1 (0.79%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Varnish
2 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Puppet
1 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.09%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.72%) Adobe
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle
5 4 (3.15%) Informatica
6 3 (2.36%) SAP
7 2 (1.57%) VMware
7 2 (1.57%) Sun
8 1 (0.79%) Rogue Wave
8 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.79%) Google
8 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.79%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.79%) IBM
8 1 (0.79%) Cadence
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