The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scrum
Hampshire / Andover
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 14 4
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 14.89% 21.82% 27.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.22% 22.64% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £418 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.17% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £300 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +4.65% +16.57%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Andover
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 46 53 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover 97.87% 96.36% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 134 76
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £288 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £464 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Andover

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Andover

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Andover over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Andover

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Andover region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) Selenium
4 13 (76.47%) F#
4 13 (76.47%) Test Automation
4 13 (76.47%) SpecFlow
5 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (64.71%) Oracle
6 10 (58.82%) XML
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (52.94%) DevOps
7 9 (52.94%) BDD
7 9 (52.94%) SQL
7 9 (52.94%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
8 8 (47.06%) vRealize
8 8 (47.06%) Windows
8 8 (47.06%) Linux
8 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
8 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (47.06%) HP
8 8 (47.06%) VMware
8 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
8 8 (47.06%) HP UFT
8 8 (47.06%) Web Services
8 8 (47.06%) vSphere
8 8 (47.06%) PuTTY

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) IIS
1 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) IaaS
2 4 (23.53%) PaaS
3 2 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) PuTTY
1 8 (47.06%) WinSCP
2 4 (23.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (11.76%) GIS
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Selenium
1 13 (76.47%) SpecFlow
2 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (47.06%) HP UFT
3 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (47.06%) TeamCity
4 4 (23.53%) Ant
4 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
4 4 (23.53%) Moq
4 4 (23.53%) MSTest
4 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
4 4 (23.53%) TestNG
4 4 (23.53%) Toad
4 4 (23.53%) webpack
5 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
5 2 (11.76%) NuGet
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (11.76%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 8 (47.06%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (23.53%) OAuth2
5 4 (23.53%) OpenID
5 4 (23.53%) React
5 4 (23.53%) Redux
5 4 (23.53%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) Code First Entity Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Node.js
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) Swagger
6 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Test Automation
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 9 (52.94%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
5 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
6 6 (35.29%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (35.29%) TDD
7 5 (29.41%) Migration
8 4 (23.53%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (23.53%) Full Text Search
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 4 (23.53%) OWASP
8 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) F#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) ES6
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (23.53%) TypeScript
6 3 (17.65%) VB
7 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) vSphere
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
2 4 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) HP
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) ESRI
4 1 (5.88%) SAP