The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon 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 28 March 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
Essex / Basildon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 13.79% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.27 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% -0.54%  

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 Basildon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 8 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 86.21% 72.73% 90.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 11
Median daily rate £300 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 8
Median hourly rate £41.00 £27.38 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.74% -23.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £29.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £31.94 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Basildon

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Basildon

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (50.00%) UXPin
3 1 (25.00%) InDesign
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) OO

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) UXPin
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) InDesign
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Coach
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central