Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 38 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17 +14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 221 163 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.93% 4.65% 7.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 5.65% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 88 164
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £432 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +7.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £277
90th Percentile £575 £539 £525
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 26
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.75 £45.00 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -17.43% +21.11%
10th Percentile £22.58 £41.63 £41.25
90th Percentile £56.25 £50.28 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £51.00 £47.50 £52.25
% change year-on-year +7.37% -9.09% +14.21%

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 3,148 2,886 3,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 84.49% 82.29% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,961 1,711 2,046
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 115 177
Hampshire median hourly rate £36.56 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +11.11% +41.51%
10th Percentile £12.31 £12.24 £11.99
90th Percentile £57.45 £48.75 £56.75
South East median hourly rate £28.25 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.56% -10.00% -

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +10 41 £425 -6.90% 10
Portsmouth -4 30 £425 +13.33% 10
Southampton -13 21 £525 +40.00% 10
Havant +10 19 £475 -9.52% 3
Fareham 0 15 £475 +11.76% 1
Farnborough -4 14 £475 +12.43% 14
Fleet -18 6 £365 -23.25% 1
Hook - 5 £190 -
Eastleigh +1 4 £450 -18.18% 1
Winchester -9 4 £440 -4.35% 1
Romsey - 4 £581 - 1
Andover -9 1 £388 -2.82% 2
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 191 (86.43%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (28.05%) Git (software)
3 60 (27.15%) DevOps
4 55 (24.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 52 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 51 (23.08%) .NET
7 50 (22.62%) Linux
7 50 (22.62%) Microsoft
8 45 (20.36%) C#
8 45 (20.36%) Jenkins
9 44 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (19.46%) Security Cleared
11 40 (18.10%) SC Cleared
12 39 (17.65%) Kanban
13 38 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
14 37 (16.74%) Windows
15 34 (15.38%) TDD
16 32 (14.48%) ASP.NET
17 31 (14.03%) ITIL
18 30 (13.57%) MVC
18 30 (13.57%) Puppet
19 29 (13.12%) User Stories
19 29 (13.12%) Ansible
19 29 (13.12%) HTML
19 29 (13.12%) JIRA
20 28 (12.67%) Selenium
21 27 (12.22%) AngularJS
21 27 (12.22%) RESTful
21 27 (12.22%) Test Automation
22 26 (11.76%) GitHub

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 11 (4.98%) Apache Spark
1 11 (4.98%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.52%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (4.07%) IIS
4 8 (3.62%) Confluence
5 6 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.26%) Apache
7 3 (1.36%) GemFire
8 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (4.52%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) EViews
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (24.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (11.76%) GitHub
4 20 (9.05%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (8.60%) PaaS
6 12 (5.43%) IaaS
7 10 (4.52%) Amazon S3
8 8 (3.62%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (3.62%) AWS Fargate
8 8 (3.62%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (3.62%) Serverless
9 4 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.81%) Boomi
9 4 (1.81%) iPaaS
9 4 (1.81%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.90%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.07%) Internet
2 7 (3.17%) DNS
2 7 (3.17%) HTTP
3 6 (2.71%) Firewall
3 6 (2.71%) Kerberos
3 6 (2.71%) SSL
3 6 (2.71%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.81%) PuTTY
5 3 (1.36%) DSL
6 2 (0.90%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.45%) ICMP
7 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (7.24%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (5.43%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.07%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.17%) HBase
7 5 (2.26%) Big Data
7 5 (2.26%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.81%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.90%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.90%) MySQL
10 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.90%) OLTP
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (28.05%) Git (software)
2 45 (20.36%) Jenkins
3 29 (13.12%) JIRA
4 28 (12.67%) Selenium
5 17 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 16 (7.24%) Subversion
7 13 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (4.52%) GitLab
9 9 (4.07%) Cucumber
9 9 (4.07%) Protractor
10 8 (3.62%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (3.17%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.71%) Bitbucket
12 6 (2.71%) Fiddler
13 5 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (2.26%) JUnit
14 4 (1.81%) Gradle
14 4 (1.81%) gulp
14 4 (1.81%) webpack
15 3 (1.36%) Grunt
General
1 10 (4.52%) Finance
2 5 (2.26%) Retail
2 5 (2.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.36%) Marketing
4 2 (0.90%) Automotive
4 2 (0.90%) Banking
4 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) French Language
5 1 (0.45%) Games
5 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (33.48%) Developer
2 29 (13.12%) .NET Developer
3 24 (10.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (9.95%) Analyst
5 17 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 17 (7.69%) Release Engineer
5 17 (7.69%) Scrum Master
6 12 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (5.43%) C# Developer
6 12 (5.43%) Delivery Manager
7 11 (4.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (4.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (4.07%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 9 (4.07%) Agile Scrum Master
8 9 (4.07%) Cloud Developer
8 9 (4.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (4.07%) Product Owner
9 7 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (3.17%) AWS Developer
9 7 (3.17%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (23.08%) .NET
2 32 (14.48%) ASP.NET
3 29 (13.12%) HTML
4 27 (12.22%) AngularJS
4 27 (12.22%) RESTful
5 26 (11.76%) CSS
6 21 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (8.60%) Web Services
8 17 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 17 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (7.69%) REST
9 15 (6.79%) Node.js
9 15 (6.79%) XML
10 13 (5.88%) WCF
11 12 (5.43%) Kafka
12 11 (4.98%) Angular 2
13 10 (4.52%) JSON
13 10 (4.52%) Vue.js
14 9 (4.07%) Entity Framework
14 9 (4.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.98%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.62%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.62%) User Experience
4 5 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.36%) Fintech
5 3 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.36%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.45%) Replication
7 1 (0.45%) Social Media
7 1 (0.45%) STB
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.62%) Linux
2 37 (16.74%) Windows
3 9 (4.07%) Unix
4 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (86.43%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (27.15%) DevOps
3 44 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (17.65%) Kanban
5 34 (15.38%) TDD
6 31 (14.03%) ITIL
7 30 (13.57%) MVC
8 29 (13.12%) User Stories
9 27 (12.22%) Test Automation
10 26 (11.76%) Configuration Management
11 22 (9.95%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (9.95%) Software Delivery
12 21 (9.50%) BDD
13 20 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (9.05%) Release Management
14 19 (8.60%) Collaborative Working
15 18 (8.14%) OO
16 16 (7.24%) Auto-Scaling
16 16 (7.24%) High Availability
16 16 (7.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 45 (20.36%) C#
3 25 (11.31%) Python
4 19 (8.60%) Java
4 19 (8.60%) SQL
5 10 (4.52%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.62%) Perl
6 8 (3.62%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.62%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.17%) Ruby
8 6 (2.71%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.26%) Java 8
10 4 (1.81%) C++
11 3 (1.36%) ES6
11 3 (1.36%) Groovy
11 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.90%) F#
12 2 (0.90%) Korn
12 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (19.46%) Security Cleared
2 40 (18.10%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.52%) Degree
4 6 (2.71%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.71%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.36%) MCSE
5 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.90%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.90%) ISEB
6 2 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.33%) QA
2 5 (2.26%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.36%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (5.43%) Docker
2 7 (3.17%) HDFS
3 3 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (13.57%) Puppet
2 29 (13.12%) Ansible
3 21 (9.50%) Kubernetes
4 16 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.07%) Terraform
6 5 (2.26%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (1.36%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.90%) Grafana
8 2 (0.90%) Graphite
8 2 (0.90%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.90%) Kibana
8 2 (0.90%) vRealize
9 1 (0.45%) HockeyApp
9 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 50 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.95%) Atlassian
3 14 (6.33%) ServiceNow
3 14 (6.33%) VMware
4 10 (4.52%) CA
5 9 (4.07%) Oracle
6 6 (2.71%) Trend Micro
7 5 (2.26%) BMC
7 5 (2.26%) Cisco
7 5 (2.26%) IBM
7 5 (2.26%) Imperva
8 4 (1.81%) Dell
8 4 (1.81%) Google
8 4 (1.81%) Informatica
8 4 (1.81%) Remedy
8 4 (1.81%) SAP
9 3 (1.36%) Apple
9 3 (1.36%) HP
10 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.90%) Software AG