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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Surrey / Woking
Rank 9 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 15.29% 3.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.11% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £46.19 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +21.94%

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
76 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 89.41% 92.31% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 16 28
Median daily rate £425 £450 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +47.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Coaching
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (25.00%) QA
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) MySQL
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (20.00%) Publishing
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (20.00%) Kanban

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 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Scrum Master
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Coach
4 2 (10.00%) Manual Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (30.00%) Coaching
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (20.00%) Kanban
5 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C#
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Google