The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 April 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 / Docklands, London
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 10.00% 4.44% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.34% 5.13% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £591 £365 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.98% -25.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £365 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £365 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.13 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.07% -0.58%  

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 58 39 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 96.67% 86.67% 85.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 71
Median daily rate £575 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.21% -1.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Docklands, London

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Docklands, London over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) Hazelcast
5 4 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (25.00%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) Kanban
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Market Risk
6 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) Derivative
7 2 (16.67%) DataSynapse
7 2 (16.67%) TeamCity

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 (41.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (16.67%) Confluence
3 2 (16.67%) DataSynapse
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Hazelcast
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Front Office
2 2 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Chief Software Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) Akka
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Kafka
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) spray
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (16.67%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
2 2 (16.67%) Grid Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
2 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Kanban
3 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Atlassian