Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 24 January 2018 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 > Guildford
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 23 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.53% 3.49% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 4.49% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Guildford median daily rate £400 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +46.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £370 £358 £263
90th Percentile £490 £538 £458
Surrey median daily rate £495 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +9.89% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £48.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year -1.04% +3.23% -

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 Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 143 178 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 72.22% 77.73% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 103 81
Guildford median daily rate £450 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +21.21% -5.71%
10th Percentile £185 £174 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -61.88% +19.40%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £30.36
90th Percentile £20.00 £33.14 £42.75
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -34.15% +17.14%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Guildford

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Guildford

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Guildford over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) HBase
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Kafka
4 1 (20.00%) GitHub
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Tornado
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle