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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 8 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 9 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 12.86% 15.53% 11.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 17.39% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 3
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£375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £360 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.71%
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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
54 92 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 77.14% 89.32% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 40
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.64% +92.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Woking region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) BDD
3 8 (36.36%) User Stories
3 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 7 (31.82%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 7 (31.82%) Kanban
4 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (27.27%) ISEB
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
6 5 (22.73%) Publishing
6 5 (22.73%) WCF
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) QA
7 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
7 4 (18.18%) REST
7 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) CMS
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) Subversion
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (9.09%) Flash Builder
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 2 (9.09%) Hudson
4 2 (9.09%) WiX
4 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 2 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (4.55%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) RSpec
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) Mockito
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (22.73%) Publishing
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ActionScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) XML
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) WCF
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
5 4 (18.18%) REST
6 3 (13.64%) SOAP
6 3 (13.64%) Ajax
6 3 (13.64%) WPF
7 2 (9.09%) HTML5
7 2 (9.09%) Robotlegs
7 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) XHTML
7 2 (9.09%) Flash
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
8 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) BDD
3 8 (36.36%) User Stories
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 7 (31.82%) Kanban
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) UML
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) OOP
8 1 (4.55%) DSDM
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.09%) ActionScript
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) VMware