The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 7.41% 4.03% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 5.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Average daily rate £340 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
Scrum
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 119 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 80.95% 79.87% 67.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 90 32
Average daily rate £350 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 6
Average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +62.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Winchester region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) XML
3 13 (52.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) Subversion
4 12 (48.00%) Spring
4 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
4 12 (48.00%) Change Control
5 11 (44.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (44.00%) Functional Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Apache Camel
5 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (44.00%) Selenium
5 11 (44.00%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (44.00%) JUnit
5 11 (44.00%) JBoss
6 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (40.00%) JIRA
6 10 (40.00%) Checkstyle
6 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 10 (40.00%) NHibernate
6 10 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 10 (40.00%) Gradle
6 10 (40.00%) FindBugs
6 10 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (36.00%) User Stories
7 9 (36.00%) CRM
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 11 (44.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Primavera
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Boomi
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) iPaaS
3 3 (12.00%) AtomSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) CTI
4 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
2 11 (44.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (44.00%) JUnit
2 11 (44.00%) Selenium
3 10 (40.00%) Checkstyle
3 10 (40.00%) FindBugs
3 10 (40.00%) Gradle
3 10 (40.00%) JIRA
4 7 (28.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SOA Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) XML
2 12 (48.00%) Spring
3 11 (44.00%) ActiveMQ
3 11 (44.00%) Apache Camel
4 10 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 10 (40.00%) NHibernate
5 8 (32.00%) REST
6 7 (28.00%) SOAP
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) Java SE
7 2 (8.00%) SAML
8 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
8 1 (4.00%) COM
8 1 (4.00%) CSS3
8 1 (4.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (12.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Change Control
2 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
3 11 (44.00%) Functional Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (36.00%) CRM
5 9 (36.00%) User Stories
6 8 (32.00%) UML
7 7 (28.00%) Content Management
8 5 (20.00%) Workflow
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
9 4 (16.00%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (16.00%) Project Management
10 3 (12.00%) API Development
10 3 (12.00%) API Integration
10 3 (12.00%) Secure Coding
10 3 (12.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) VB6
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) OCA
1 2 (8.00%) OCAJ
1 2 (8.00%) OCP
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.00%) IIBA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Dell
3 7 (28.00%) SAP
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Informatica
6 3 (12.00%) Sitecore
6 3 (12.00%) WSO2
7 2 (8.00%) Arqiva
8 1 (4.00%) hybris