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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 17.07% 5.36% 9.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.92% 6.00% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 4
Median daily rate £450 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £37.33
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +17.21%
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
74 50 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 90.24% 89.29% 85.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 38 37
Median daily rate £420 £445 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +23.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +167.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Coaching
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 5 (26.32%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) SpecFlow
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (21.05%) QA
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) Publishing
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) SpecFlow
3 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum Master
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Scrum Master
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Coach
3 2 (10.53%) Manual Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Coaching
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
3 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (15.79%) Kanban
5 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
1 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Google