Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 September 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 33 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 197 167 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.43% 4.73% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 5.72% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 90 164
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £432 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.51% +15.07% -0.99%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £277
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £465 £446 £425
% change year-on-year +4.20% +5.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 25
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.75 £45.00 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -17.43% +28.24%
10th Percentile £27.33 £41.85 £40.50
90th Percentile £54.63 £48.55 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £51.00 £46.00 £52.00
% change year-on-year +10.87% -11.54% +38.67%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,029 2,918 3,191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.47% 82.64% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,828 1,768 2,032
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £292 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
South East median daily rate £434 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.52% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 140 174
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £38.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -2.91% +60.94%
10th Percentile £12.36 £11.18 £12.50
90th Percentile £54.57 £48.09 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.81% -6.67% -0.73%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Hampshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Hampshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Hampshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Hampshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Scrum in Hampshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Basingstoke +7 35 £475 - 5
Portsmouth -3 32 £306 -5.77% 4
Southampton -30 16 £425 +9.68% 11
Fareham +12 13 £475 +31.94%
Havant +1 9 £463 -11.90% 6
Farnborough -15 8 £500 +18.34% 12
Andover -9 6 £381 -8.86% 2
Winchester -12 4 £440 +35.38% 1
Romsey - 4 £581 - 2
Eastleigh +5 3 £450 -15.69% 3
Fleet -15 3 £375 -21.05%
Aldershot -5 2 £563 +4.65% 1
Hook - 2 £350 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 159 (80.71%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.47%) DevOps
3 59 (29.95%) .NET
4 52 (26.40%) Git (software)
5 48 (24.37%) C#
6 46 (23.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 45 (22.84%) JavaScript
8 42 (21.32%) Java
9 41 (20.81%) SQL Server
9 41 (20.81%) Linux
9 41 (20.81%) TDD
10 40 (20.30%) Microsoft
11 39 (19.80%) Jenkins
12 38 (19.29%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (18.78%) Test Automation
14 33 (16.75%) AngularJS
15 32 (16.24%) Kanban
16 30 (15.23%) RESTful
17 28 (14.21%) ASP.NET
17 28 (14.21%) MVC
18 27 (13.71%) Selenium
18 27 (13.71%) JIRA
19 26 (13.20%) Security Cleared
19 26 (13.20%) User Stories
19 26 (13.20%) BDD
19 26 (13.20%) Collaborative Working
20 25 (12.69%) Web Services
20 25 (12.69%) Windows
21 24 (12.18%) Oracle
21 24 (12.18%) SC Cleared

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 14 (7.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (6.60%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.54%) IIS
4 5 (2.54%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.52%) Apache
5 3 (1.52%) GemFire
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.02%) Confluence
6 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.02%) JBoss
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) EViews
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.02%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.17%) PaaS
3 18 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (6.60%) GitHub
5 11 (5.58%) IaaS
6 7 (3.55%) Amazon S3
6 7 (3.55%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (3.55%) AWS Fargate
6 7 (3.55%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (3.55%) Serverless
7 4 (2.03%) Boomi
7 4 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.03%) iPaaS
8 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.02%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.58%) HTTP
2 9 (4.57%) PuTTY
3 7 (3.55%) WinSCP
4 5 (2.54%) Internet
5 3 (1.52%) DNS
5 3 (1.52%) Firewall
5 3 (1.52%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.52%) SSL
5 3 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.12%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.09%) HBase
4 11 (5.58%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.57%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.06%) Big Data
6 8 (4.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (4.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (4.06%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (3.05%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.52%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.52%) MySQL
10 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.02%) OLTP
11 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 52 (26.40%) Git (software)
2 39 (19.80%) Jenkins
3 27 (13.71%) JIRA
3 27 (13.71%) Selenium
4 20 (10.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (7.61%) Cucumber
5 15 (7.61%) JUnit
6 13 (6.60%) Maven
7 12 (6.09%) Eclipse
7 12 (6.09%) IntelliJ
8 11 (5.58%) Bitbucket
8 11 (5.58%) Gradle
9 10 (5.08%) SoapUI
9 10 (5.08%) Visual Studio
10 9 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (4.57%) GitLab
10 9 (4.57%) Mockito
11 8 (4.06%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (3.55%) SpecFlow
12 7 (3.55%) TestNG
General
1 15 (7.61%) Finance
2 10 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.02%) Banking
4 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (43.65%) Developer
2 31 (15.74%) .NET Developer
3 20 (10.15%) Analyst
4 18 (9.14%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.63%) Release Engineer
6 13 (6.60%) Business Analyst
7 11 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.08%) Cloud Developer
8 10 (5.08%) Scrum Master
9 9 (4.57%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.06%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Tester
11 7 (3.55%) Agile Scrum Master
11 7 (3.55%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.55%) Data Business Analyst
11 7 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (3.05%) AWS Developer
12 6 (3.05%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (3.05%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (29.95%) .NET
2 33 (16.75%) AngularJS
3 30 (15.23%) RESTful
4 28 (14.21%) ASP.NET
5 25 (12.69%) Web Services
6 24 (12.18%) .NET Framework
7 21 (10.66%) HTML
7 21 (10.66%) REST
8 17 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (8.12%) CSS
9 16 (8.12%) Kafka
9 16 (8.12%) Spring
10 14 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (7.11%) XML
11 13 (6.60%) JSON
11 13 (6.60%) Node.js
11 13 (6.60%) WCF
12 12 (6.09%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (5.58%) Spring Boot
14 10 (5.08%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.09%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.54%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.54%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.52%) Fintech
5 3 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.02%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) NHS
7 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.51%) Replication
7 1 (0.51%) STB
7 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.81%) Linux
2 25 (12.69%) Windows
3 12 (6.09%) Unix
4 7 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.55%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (80.71%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.47%) DevOps
3 41 (20.81%) TDD
4 38 (19.29%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (18.78%) Test Automation
6 32 (16.24%) Kanban
7 28 (14.21%) MVC
8 26 (13.20%) BDD
8 26 (13.20%) Collaborative Working
8 26 (13.20%) User Stories
9 17 (8.63%) ITIL
9 17 (8.63%) Microservices
10 16 (8.12%) OO
10 16 (8.12%) OOP
11 15 (7.61%) Service Management
11 15 (7.61%) Unit Testing
12 14 (7.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (7.11%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.11%) Project Management
12 14 (7.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.37%) C#
2 45 (22.84%) JavaScript
3 42 (21.32%) Java
4 21 (10.66%) SQL
5 17 (8.63%) Python
6 9 (4.57%) Java 8
6 9 (4.57%) Ruby
7 7 (3.55%) F#
8 6 (3.05%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.05%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.03%) Perl
9 4 (2.03%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.03%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.52%) C++
10 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.02%) PHP
12 1 (0.51%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (13.20%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.18%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.08%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (4.57%) Degree
5 8 (4.06%) ISEB
5 8 (4.06%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (2.54%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.02%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.51%) OCA
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.03%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (5.58%) HDFS
2 8 (4.06%) Docker
3 7 (3.55%) vSphere
4 3 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (10.15%) Puppet
2 16 (8.12%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (7.11%) Ansible
4 7 (3.55%) HP ALM
5 5 (2.54%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.03%) Terraform
7 3 (1.52%) vRealize
8 2 (1.02%) Grafana
8 2 (1.02%) Graphite
8 2 (1.02%) Kibana
9 1 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.51%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 40 (20.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.18%) Oracle
3 19 (9.64%) VMware
4 13 (6.60%) Atlassian
5 8 (4.06%) Software AG
5 8 (4.06%) webMethods
6 7 (3.55%) HP
6 7 (3.55%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.05%) SAP
8 5 (2.54%) IBM
8 5 (2.54%) Imperva
9 4 (2.03%) CA
9 4 (2.03%) Dell
9 4 (2.03%) Informatica
9 4 (2.03%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.52%) BMC
10 3 (1.52%) Cisco
10 3 (1.52%) hybris
10 3 (1.52%) Remedy
10 3 (1.52%) Trend Micro