The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 7 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 4.55% 1.85% 12.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 2.38% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Average daily rate - - £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
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
20 42 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 90.91% 77.78% 90.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 41
Average daily rate £450 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) BDD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Access Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft