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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 43 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 50 141 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.56% 9.45% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 12.59% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 108 42
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£375 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.20%
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
1077 1120 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.71% 75.07% 73.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 622 470
Average daily rate £400 £382 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% -4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 53 50
Average hourly rate £41.50 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.60% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -1 8 £350 -9.67% 5
Egham -2 4 £375 +7.91%
Redhill -3 3 - - 2
Woking -9 3 £363 -11.58% 3
Reigate -5 2 £420 +1.81% 2
Cobham - 1 £313 -
Dorking - - - -
Camberley - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - - 1
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - - 1
Staines - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Lingfield - - - -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 95 (91.35%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.46%) C#
3 39 (37.50%) .NET
4 32 (30.77%) HTML
5 30 (28.85%) SQL
6 29 (27.88%) Java
6 29 (27.88%) TDD
7 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
8 23 (22.12%) Microsoft
9 22 (21.15%) Finance
10 21 (20.19%) CSS
11 20 (19.23%) MVC
12 19 (18.27%) XML
13 17 (16.35%) Selenium
14 16 (15.38%) HTML5
15 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET
16 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
16 14 (13.46%) jQuery
17 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (12.50%) Games
18 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
18 12 (11.54%) Automation Testing
19 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (10.58%) Web Services
19 11 (10.58%) Middleware
20 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
20 10 (9.62%) JMS
20 10 (9.62%) ISEB
20 10 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
20 10 (9.62%) CSS3

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 4 (3.85%) CMS
1 4 (3.85%) Node.js
2 3 (2.88%) Orchard CMS
2 3 (2.88%) Drupal
3 2 (1.92%) JBoss
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.92%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.96%) SAS
4 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.65%) RoboHelp
2 9 (8.65%) FrameMaker
3 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.92%) MS Project
4 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.96%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.77%) Big Data
3 4 (3.85%) MySQL
3 4 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.96%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Selenium
2 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (3.85%) NUnit
5 4 (3.85%) RSpec
6 3 (2.88%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.88%) RubyGems
6 3 (2.88%) JIRA
6 3 (2.88%) WATIR
6 3 (2.88%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.92%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.92%) MSTest
7 2 (1.92%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (21.15%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Games
3 5 (4.81%) Publishing
3 5 (4.81%) Marketing
4 3 (2.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.92%) Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (44.23%) Developer
2 17 (16.35%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Analyst
4 13 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.65%) Author
5 9 (8.65%) Technical Author
6 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Tester
8 6 (5.77%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.81%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Technical Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Technical Test Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Automation Tester
9 5 (4.81%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.50%) .NET
2 32 (30.77%) HTML
3 21 (20.19%) CSS
4 19 (18.27%) XML
5 16 (15.38%) HTML5
6 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET
7 14 (13.46%) jQuery
8 11 (10.58%) Web Services
8 11 (10.58%) Middleware
9 10 (9.62%) JMS
9 10 (9.62%) CSS3
10 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (8.65%) WCF
11 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (6.73%) .NET Framework
13 6 (5.77%) Task Parallel Library
14 5 (4.81%) Reactive Extensions
14 5 (4.81%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.81%) Entity Framework
15 4 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.77%) Online Games
3 5 (4.81%) Open Source
3 5 (4.81%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.88%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.92%) Derivative
5 2 (1.92%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.92%) iPad
5 2 (1.92%) iPhone
6 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.96%) Social Media
6 1 (0.96%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.96%) Statistics
6 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.96%) Equities
6 1 (0.96%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.96%) PMI
6 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.69%) UNIX
1 8 (7.69%) Android
2 7 (6.73%) Linux
3 6 (5.77%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Windows
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (91.35%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.88%) TDD
3 20 (19.23%) MVC
4 12 (11.54%) Automation Testing
5 9 (8.65%) Waterfall
5 9 (8.65%) Automated Testing
6 8 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 8 (7.69%) BDD
7 7 (6.73%) OO
7 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.73%) Software Testing
8 6 (5.77%) CRM
8 6 (5.77%) Change Management
8 6 (5.77%) Kanban
8 6 (5.77%) Mobile Development
9 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.81%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.81%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.46%) C#
2 30 (28.85%) SQL
3 29 (27.88%) Java
4 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.73%) PHP
5 7 (6.73%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.85%) Ruby
6 4 (3.85%) C++
7 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.92%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.92%) R
8 2 (1.92%) Python
8 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.96%) VC++
9 1 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) ISEB
2 7 (6.73%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (4.81%) PMP
3 5 (4.81%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.88%) APMP
5 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) P3O
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle
3 5 (4.81%) SAP
4 4 (3.85%) Adobe
4 4 (3.85%) Appcelerator
5 3 (2.88%) Cadence
6 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.96%) IBM
7 1 (0.96%) Sun
7 1 (0.96%) HP
7 1 (0.96%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.96%) Google
7 1 (0.96%) Rogue Wave
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