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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 14 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 1.27% 14.61% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 17.57% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.98% -
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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
64 74 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 81.01% 83.15% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 48 45
Average daily rate £350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Complex ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Mart
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) MDX
3 2 (50.00%) R
3 2 (50.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) WPF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Complex ETL
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft