Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Epsom 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 18 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
Surrey > Epsom
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - +15 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 6.17% - 8.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% - 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Epsom median daily rate £338 - -
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Epsom median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 - £46.50

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 Epsom with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Epsom
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68 30 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 83.95% 76.92% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 7
Epsom median daily rate £388 £370 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +82.72% -37.69%
10th Percentile £240 £143 £155
90th Percentile £538 £434 £372
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Epsom median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.09% -29.03% -
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00% +4.17%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Epsom

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Epsom

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Epsom

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Epsom over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Epsom

For the 6 months to 18 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 Epsom region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) Use Case
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) NeoLoad
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Avro
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) NeoLoad
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Avro
2 1 (20.00%) gRPC
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
1 3 (60.00%) Use Case
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft