The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 24 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
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 2.00% 14.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 19.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £385
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £59.31 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% +22.85%  

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 Farnborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 40 47 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 80.00% 74.60% 67.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 43
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £355 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £25.12 £59.31 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.64% +18.62%  
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 Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Farnborough

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Farnborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (42.86%) LDAP
4 6 (42.86%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Identity Management
4 6 (42.86%) Workflow
4 6 (42.86%) Selenium
4 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 6 (42.86%) Twitter
4 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (42.86%) ServiceNow
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) Spring Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (21.43%) QA
7 3 (21.43%) Velocity
7 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) System Testing

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) HBase
2 1 (7.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Mockito
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Gradle
4 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum Master
2 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Product Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Product Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (7.14%) Product Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
3 3 (21.43%) Spring Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Velocity
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 2 (14.29%) Java SE
4 2 (14.29%) JMS
4 2 (14.29%) JPA
4 2 (14.29%) JSF
4 2 (14.29%) JSP
4 2 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Blog
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Identity Management
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) Workflow
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) OWASP
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.14%) Service Management
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) ServiceNow
1 6 (42.86%) Twitter
2 3 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat