Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 23 November 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 176 110 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 20.09% 20.64% 11.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.97% 22.63% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 47 21
Croydon median daily rate £510 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.57% -2.78% +4.65%
10th Percentile £383 £361 £409
90th Percentile £655 £594 £550
South London median daily rate £494 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +16.18% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Croydon median hourly rate - £43.50 -
South London median hourly rate - £43.50 £175.00
% change year-on-year - -75.14% -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 801 486 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 91.44% 91.18% 87.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 299 189
Croydon median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £354 £300 £313
90th Percentile £650 £575 £529
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Croydon median hourly rate £13.50 £35.25 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.70% +26.89% +85.20%
10th Percentile £12.80 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.65 £95.00 £29.11
South London median hourly rate £47.50 £20.50 £19.49
% change year-on-year +131.71% +5.21% +21.78%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Croydon

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Croydon

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Croydon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Croydon

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Croydon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coulsdon - 1 £425 -
Scrum
South London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 126 (71.59%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (63.07%) Java
3 99 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 93 (52.84%) TDD
5 85 (48.30%) SC Cleared
6 74 (42.05%) REST
7 69 (39.20%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (36.36%) JIRA
9 62 (35.23%) Confluence
10 60 (34.09%) BDD
11 58 (32.95%) Git (software)
12 57 (32.39%) Microservices
13 53 (30.11%) Spring
14 52 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
15 49 (27.84%) Linux
16 48 (27.27%) Hadoop
17 46 (26.14%) Kanban
17 46 (26.14%) Jenkins
17 46 (26.14%) Apache Camel
18 45 (25.57%) Kubernetes
19 43 (24.43%) HBase
19 43 (24.43%) Web Services
20 41 (23.30%) Spring Boot
21 39 (22.16%) DevOps
22 38 (21.59%) Docker
22 38 (21.59%) Cucumber
23 37 (21.02%) OO
23 37 (21.02%) Big Data
24 33 (18.75%) AngularJS
24 33 (18.75%) Test Automation

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 62 (35.23%) Confluence
2 29 (16.48%) Apache
3 22 (12.50%) Apache Spark
4 18 (10.23%) Apache Solr
5 16 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.27%) nginx
7 4 (2.27%) SAS
8 2 (1.14%) MS Project Server
8 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.57%) JBoss
9 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) CA PPM
1 2 (1.14%) Primavera
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.48%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (12.50%) GitHub
3 18 (10.23%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (8.52%) Amazon S3
5 12 (6.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (2.27%) Route 53
9 2 (1.14%) IaaS
10 1 (0.57%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.80%) Kerberos
2 8 (4.55%) DNS
2 8 (4.55%) HTTP
2 8 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (4.55%) OpenVPN
2 8 (4.55%) SSH
3 4 (2.27%) BGP
3 4 (2.27%) Firewall
3 4 (2.27%) FTP
3 4 (2.27%) IPsec
3 4 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (27.27%) Hadoop
3 43 (24.43%) HBase
4 37 (21.02%) Big Data
5 16 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (3.41%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.84%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.84%) MySQL
9 4 (2.27%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (2.27%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.70%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.70%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.70%) DataStax
11 2 (1.14%) Power BI
12 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.57%) DocumentDB
12 1 (0.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 64 (36.36%) JIRA
2 58 (32.95%) Git (software)
3 46 (26.14%) Jenkins
4 38 (21.59%) Cucumber
5 24 (13.64%) Maven
6 22 (12.50%) GitLab
6 22 (12.50%) IntelliJ
6 22 (12.50%) JUnit
6 22 (12.50%) SonarQube
7 15 (8.52%) Jasmine
8 14 (7.95%) Mockito
9 13 (7.39%) DbUnit
9 13 (7.39%) jMock
10 12 (6.82%) Grunt
10 12 (6.82%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (5.11%) Bitbucket
12 8 (4.55%) Ant
12 8 (4.55%) Liquibase
12 8 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (2.84%) Selenium
General
1 6 (3.41%) Finance
2 5 (2.84%) Marketing
3 4 (2.27%) Electronics
3 4 (2.27%) Games
3 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.70%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (44.89%) Developer
2 47 (26.70%) Java Developer
3 21 (11.93%) Scrum Master
4 18 (10.23%) Data Engineer
4 18 (10.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (6.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 11 (6.25%) Analyst
6 11 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
6 11 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
6 11 (6.25%) Senior Data Engineer
7 10 (5.68%) BPM Developer
8 9 (5.11%) Angular Developer
8 9 (5.11%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.55%) Architect
9 8 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (3.98%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (3.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.98%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (3.98%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (42.05%) REST
2 53 (30.11%) Spring
3 46 (26.14%) Apache Camel
4 43 (24.43%) Web Services
5 41 (23.30%) Spring Boot
6 33 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 29 (16.48%) HTML
8 27 (15.34%) CSS
9 26 (14.77%) Kafka
10 20 (11.36%) HTML5
11 18 (10.23%) CSS3
11 18 (10.23%) Drools
12 15 (8.52%) J2EE
12 15 (8.52%) RESTful
12 15 (8.52%) XML
13 13 (7.39%) PowerMock
13 13 (7.39%) SOAP
14 11 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
15 9 (5.11%) JSON
16 8 (4.55%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.77%) Algorithms
2 18 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.57%) RIA
6 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (27.84%) Linux
2 8 (4.55%) CentOS
3 5 (2.84%) Unix
4 4 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (71.59%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (52.84%) TDD
3 69 (39.20%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (34.09%) BDD
5 57 (32.39%) Microservices
6 46 (26.14%) Kanban
7 39 (22.16%) DevOps
8 37 (21.02%) OO
9 33 (18.75%) Test Automation
10 28 (15.91%) User Stories
11 22 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 21 (11.93%) Project Management
13 18 (10.23%) Data Architecture
14 17 (9.66%) Coaching
15 16 (9.09%) Web Development
16 14 (7.95%) MVC
17 13 (7.39%) Configuration Management
17 13 (7.39%) CQRS
17 13 (7.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 111 (63.07%) Java
2 31 (17.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (8.52%) SQL
4 12 (6.82%) Bash Shell
5 11 (6.25%) Scala
6 8 (4.55%) Groovy
7 7 (3.98%) Python
8 5 (2.84%) VBScript
9 4 (2.27%) AWK
9 4 (2.27%) C#
9 4 (2.27%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.27%) SAS Macro
9 4 (2.27%) sed
10 2 (1.14%) PHP
11 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.57%) Ruby
11 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 85 (48.30%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.98%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.70%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.57%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) QA
2 5 (2.84%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.14%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (21.59%) Docker
2 26 (14.77%) HDFS
3 18 (10.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (6.82%) vCloud
5 8 (4.55%) Postfix
5 8 (4.55%) Squid
5 8 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (1.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (25.57%) Kubernetes
2 26 (14.77%) Ansible
3 24 (13.64%) Terraform
4 21 (11.93%) Puppet
5 11 (6.25%) Kibana
5 11 (6.25%) ZABBIX
6 8 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (4.55%) logstash
6 8 (4.55%) Rancher
6 8 (4.55%) Rsyslog
6 8 (4.55%) Sysdig
7 7 (3.98%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (9.66%) VMware
2 11 (6.25%) Adobe
3 8 (4.55%) Sonatype
4 7 (3.98%) Hortonworks
4 7 (3.98%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.27%) Greenplum
5 4 (2.27%) IBM
5 4 (2.27%) SAP
6 2 (1.14%) CA
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle
6 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.57%) Google
7 1 (0.57%) HP
7 1 (0.57%) Zend