The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 24 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 / Basingstoke
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 36 26
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 16 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.20% 0.63% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 0.90% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
Median daily rate £432 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.06% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £375 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £385
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% +22.85%  

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 Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 332 221 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 87.14% 69.50% 82.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 106 111
Median daily rate £356 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.23% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £702 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.57% +16.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.45 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Basingstoke

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 8 (38.10%) Unix
4 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) SOA
6 6 (28.57%) Middleware
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
7 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
7 5 (23.81%) Docker
7 5 (23.81%) DevOps
7 5 (23.81%) CSS
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) Apache
8 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (19.05%) IBM
8 4 (19.05%) Citrix
8 4 (19.05%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) XSLT
8 4 (19.05%) TDD
8 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 4 (19.05%) JIRA

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.76%) CMS
5 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
2 2 (9.52%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) RSpec
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (4.76%) Redmine
5 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Applications Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum Master
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) jQuery
2 6 (28.57%) Middleware
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) XSLT
5 3 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (14.29%) Lucene
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
6 2 (9.52%) Node.js
6 2 (9.52%) Phusion Passenger
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (9.52%) WCF
7 1 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 7 (33.33%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Microservices
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) MuleSoft
3 3 (14.29%) WSO2
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore