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 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 13 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 12 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.09% 9.09% 14.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.17% 10.48% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 11
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 118 105 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 89.39% 86.78% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 90 64
Median daily rate £550 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
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 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

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Canary Wharf

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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Finance
3 13 (54.17%) Java
4 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) CSS
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) Spring
6 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle
7 7 (29.17%) OO
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) CSS3
8 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (25.00%) Kanban
8 6 (25.00%) Android
8 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (20.83%) Banking
9 5 (20.83%) Open Source
9 5 (20.83%) Android Development
9 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
10 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
10 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
10 4 (16.67%) Node.js
10 4 (16.67%) PhoneGap
10 4 (16.67%) JSON
10 4 (16.67%) Content Management

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 3 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) Liferay
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Documentum
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) DB2
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Gradle
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Grunt
2 2 (8.33%) gulp
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) jspm
2 2 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.17%) Concordion
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.17%) JBehave
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Core Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) CSS
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
1 10 (41.67%) Spring
2 7 (29.17%) CSS3
3 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.67%) JSON
4 4 (16.67%) Node.js
4 4 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (12.50%) .NET
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.33%) J2EE
6 2 (8.33%) Protocol Buffers
6 2 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Derivative
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.33%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Market Risk
3 1 (4.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (25.00%) Kanban
4 5 (20.83%) Android Development
4 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
4 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (20.83%) Open Source
5 4 (16.67%) Content Management
5 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Document Management
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CAPM
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (12.50%) EMIR
1 3 (12.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) hybris
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Perforce
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.17%) Solace
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) Vertica