The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 10 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 11.11% 1.20% 13.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.95% 1.47% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 12
Median daily rate £338 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+30.01% -4.98%
Scrum
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 68 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 79.63% 81.93% 80.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 47
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £282 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Woking region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 7 (77.78%) XML
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 5 (55.56%) SpecFlow
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 3 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Ansible
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) GitLab
6 2 (22.22%) Burp Suite
6 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
6 2 (22.22%) Rackspace

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MarkLogic
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
1 5 (55.56%) SpecFlow
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Ant
4 2 (22.22%) Burp Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) GitLab
4 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Web Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Web Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) JDBC
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Market Research
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) AWK
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Korn
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) sed
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Rackspace
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Google