The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 25 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 10 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.26% 4.07% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 4.90% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Median daily rate £450 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £377
% change year-on-year - +12.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +5.23% +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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 94 102 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 87.04% 82.93% 91.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 76 110
Median daily rate £550 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
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 Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Kanban
4 8 (36.36%) Content Management
4 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (36.36%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) DevOps
5 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 7 (31.82%) Web Development
5 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) Adobe
6 6 (27.27%) Coaching
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (22.73%) CSS3
7 5 (22.73%) Spring
7 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Marketing
8 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (18.18%) CMS
8 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (18.18%) XML
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (22.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) Documentum
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Gradle
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) Ant
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Grunt
2 2 (9.09%) gulp
2 2 (9.09%) Hudson
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) jspm
2 2 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Front Office
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Intranet Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Software Architect
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
3 5 (22.73%) Spring
4 4 (18.18%) Node.js
4 4 (18.18%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 3 (13.64%) J2EE
5 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 3 (13.64%) PhoneGap
5 3 (13.64%) Protocol Buffers
5 3 (13.64%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 4 (18.18%) Social Media
4 2 (9.09%) Derivative
4 2 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) Fintech
5 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
5 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
1 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Kanban
3 8 (36.36%) Content Management
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (31.82%) Web Development
5 6 (27.27%) Coaching
5 6 (27.27%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (18.18%) User Stories
7 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 3 (13.64%) ETL
7 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
7 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
7 3 (13.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.55%) Groovy
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) CAPM
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (9.09%) EMIR
1 2 (9.09%) MiFID
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Perforce
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.55%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Solace
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) Vertica