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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 81 70 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.22% 5.42% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 7.50% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 40 22
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£395 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.40% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £175 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +19.08%
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
951 933 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 72.99% 72.21% 70.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 535 461
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 62
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.50 £26.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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 August 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 +11 12 £388 - 6
Guildford -8 5 £325 +85.71% 7
Reigate +3 4 £400 -
Staines +3 4 £456 - 1
Weybridge - 4 £383 -
Redhill +6 2 £356 -10.93% 1
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Horley - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 2
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 87 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (43.15%) .NET
3 64 (32.49%) C#
3 64 (32.49%) WCF
4 61 (30.96%) Visual Studio
5 58 (29.44%) XML
5 58 (29.44%) SQL Server
6 45 (22.84%) SQL
7 44 (22.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 42 (21.32%) WPF
9 38 (19.29%) MVC
9 38 (19.29%) Windows
10 37 (18.78%) BDD
11 35 (17.77%) Web Services
11 35 (17.77%) Software Engineering
12 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
13 29 (14.72%) ASP.NET
13 29 (14.72%) Finance
13 29 (14.72%) Content Management
14 27 (13.71%) QA
14 27 (13.71%) XSLT
15 26 (13.20%) PRINCE2
15 26 (13.20%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (12.69%) LINQ
16 25 (12.69%) ISEB
16 25 (12.69%) CRM
16 25 (12.69%) Project Management
17 24 (12.18%) VB.NET
18 23 (11.68%) Kanban
19 22 (11.17%) E-Commerce

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.08%) CMS
2 10 (5.08%) Confluence
3 7 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.51%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.51%) FileNet
6 1 (0.51%) IIS
6 1 (0.51%) Liferay
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (8.63%) MS Office
2 10 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.03%) MS Project
4 3 (1.52%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.51%) Maya
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.02%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.02%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.14%) Office 365
2 11 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.06%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.02%) HTTP
1 2 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.51%) Intranet
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Extranet
2 1 (0.51%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.51%) LAN
2 1 (0.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (29.44%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.57%) MySQL
4 8 (4.06%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.02%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.02%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.02%) Big Data
6 2 (1.02%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (30.96%) Visual Studio
2 44 (22.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.60%) JIRA
4 12 (6.09%) SpecFlow
5 11 (5.58%) Subversion
6 7 (3.55%) JUnit
6 7 (3.55%) Selenium
7 2 (1.02%) TestNG
7 2 (1.02%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.02%) Flash Builder
7 2 (1.02%) Maven
7 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.02%) Ant
7 2 (1.02%) JMeter
7 2 (1.02%) WiX
7 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.02%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.02%) Mockito
7 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.02%) Hudson
General
1 29 (14.72%) Finance
2 16 (8.12%) Publishing
3 6 (3.05%) Games
4 5 (2.54%) Retail
5 4 (2.03%) Legal
6 3 (1.52%) Back Office
6 3 (1.52%) Law
7 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (32.49%) Developer
2 44 (22.34%) Analyst
3 41 (20.81%) .NET Developer
4 39 (19.80%) ScrumMaster
5 29 (14.72%) Business Analyst
6 22 (11.17%) Software Engineer
7 21 (10.66%) Project Manager
8 20 (10.15%) VB.NET Developer
9 15 (7.61%) Agile Business Analyst
9 15 (7.61%) C# Developer
10 14 (7.11%) Test Engineer
10 14 (7.11%) Test Analyst
11 12 (6.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (6.09%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.57%) QA Analyst
13 7 (3.55%) Hybris Developer
14 6 (3.05%) Agile Project Manager
14 6 (3.05%) Digital Project Manager
14 6 (3.05%) UML Business Analyst
14 6 (3.05%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (43.15%) .NET
2 64 (32.49%) WCF
3 58 (29.44%) XML
4 42 (21.32%) WPF
5 35 (17.77%) Web Services
6 29 (14.72%) ASP.NET
7 27 (13.71%) XSLT
8 25 (12.69%) LINQ
9 20 (10.15%) REST
10 19 (9.64%) WF
10 19 (9.64%) HTML
10 19 (9.64%) SOAP
11 17 (8.63%) CSS
12 16 (8.12%) jQuery
13 14 (7.11%) Spring
14 10 (5.08%) XSD
15 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (4.57%) Ajax
16 8 (4.06%) HTML5
17 7 (3.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.55%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.05%) Open Source
3 3 (1.52%) Xbox
3 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.51%) Replication
5 1 (0.51%) AS400
5 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.51%) Animation
5 1 (0.51%) Physics
5 1 (0.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.29%) Windows
2 17 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (4.06%) UNIX
4 3 (1.52%) Linux
5 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.02%) AIX
5 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.29%) MVC
3 37 (18.78%) BDD
4 35 (17.77%) Software Engineering
5 29 (14.72%) Content Management
6 26 (13.20%) PRINCE2
7 25 (12.69%) CRM
7 25 (12.69%) Project Management
8 23 (11.68%) Kanban
9 22 (11.17%) E-Commerce
10 19 (9.64%) Workflow
11 18 (9.14%) User Stories
12 17 (8.63%) Software Testing
13 16 (8.12%) Automated Testing
13 16 (8.12%) UML
13 16 (8.12%) Waterfall
14 13 (6.60%) TDD
14 13 (6.60%) DevOps
15 11 (5.58%) Unit Testing
16 10 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 64 (32.49%) C#
2 45 (22.84%) SQL
3 24 (12.18%) VB.NET
4 19 (9.64%) Java
5 10 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.57%) Python
7 6 (3.05%) C++
8 2 (1.02%) Groovy
8 2 (1.02%) C
8 2 (1.02%) PHP
8 2 (1.02%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.02%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (12.69%) ISEB
2 5 (2.54%) Degree
3 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.02%) APMP
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.71%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) WAI
Systems Management
1 8 (4.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.06%) Oracle
3 7 (3.55%) hybris
4 5 (2.54%) Adobe
5 4 (2.03%) IBM
6 2 (1.02%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.02%) Cisco
6 2 (1.02%) HP
6 2 (1.02%) SAP
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.02%) Atomikos
6 2 (1.02%) Twitter
7 1 (0.51%) Assembla
7 1 (0.51%) Tableau
7 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.51%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.51%) Mercator
7 1 (0.51%) Perforce
7 1 (0.51%) Informatica
7 1 (0.51%) Planview