Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 34 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 217 205 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.67% 5.47% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 6.65% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 124 161
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -7.89%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £281
90th Percentile £569 £925 £495
South East median daily rate £453 £450 £418
% change year-on-year +0.63% +7.78% +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 16
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £48.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.17% -5.15% +67.76%
10th Percentile £43.75 £42.63 £37.75
90th Percentile £54.38 £74.34 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +7.61% +2.22% +32.35%

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 3,172 3,084 3,485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 82.91% 82.31% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,844 1,837 2,277
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £401 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% +2.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £288 £259 £263
90th Percentile £575 £544 £531
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 182 172
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.14 £33.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.42% -12.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.66 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.63 £55.45
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.23% -17.08% +11.37%

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 21 July 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
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 21 July 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 +16 30 £475 +9.64% 10
Portsmouth -7 24 £263 -38.24% 13
Southampton -29 18 £458 -2.87% 15
Andover -3 16 £350 -16.17% 1
Farnborough -21 11 £488 +13.04% 12
Fareham -5 10 £475 -
Winchester -5 8 £435 +33.85% 1
Fleet -6 4 £388 -26.19%
Eastleigh -1 3 £450 -15.69% 2
Aldershot -3 3 £563 +15.38%
Havant - 3 - - 5
Romsey - 1 - - 2
Hook - 1 £325 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 184 (84.79%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (39.17%) Java
3 75 (34.56%) Linux
3 75 (34.56%) TDD
4 73 (33.64%) Jenkins
5 72 (33.18%) .NET
6 66 (30.41%) Test Automation
6 66 (30.41%) DevOps
7 63 (29.03%) Oracle
8 55 (25.35%) Selenium
9 54 (24.88%) SQL Server
9 54 (24.88%) Git (software)
9 54 (24.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 48 (22.12%) Microsoft
10 48 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (21.20%) C#
12 44 (20.28%) Kanban
13 42 (19.35%) Web Services
14 41 (18.89%) Spring
14 41 (18.89%) Team Foundation Server
15 40 (18.43%) BDD
16 39 (17.97%) Windows
17 37 (17.05%) AngularJS
18 36 (16.59%) Cucumber
19 35 (16.13%) REST
19 35 (16.13%) JavaScript
20 34 (15.67%) User Stories
21 33 (15.21%) Kafka
22 32 (14.75%) RESTful
22 32 (14.75%) Collaborative Working

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 31 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 28 (12.90%) Apache Spark
3 18 (8.29%) JBoss
4 17 (7.83%) Apache
5 14 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (5.53%) GemFire
7 7 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.76%) CMS
9 5 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.92%) IIS
10 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.46%) Confluence
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) EViews
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.92%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 54 (24.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (11.52%) GitHub
3 23 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (10.14%) PaaS
5 10 (4.61%) IaaS
6 4 (1.84%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.84%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.84%) AWS Fargate
6 4 (1.84%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.84%) Boomi
6 4 (1.84%) iPaaS
6 4 (1.84%) Serverless
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.92%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.14%) PuTTY
1 22 (10.14%) WinSCP
2 10 (4.61%) HTTP
3 7 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) DNS
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.88%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 25 (11.52%) Big Data
3 25 (11.52%) HBase
4 23 (10.60%) Hadoop
4 23 (10.60%) RDBMS
4 23 (10.60%) Relational Database
5 22 (10.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (5.53%) Parquet
8 9 (4.15%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.30%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.84%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.38%) MySQL
12 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.92%) OLTP
13 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 73 (33.64%) Jenkins
2 55 (25.35%) Selenium
3 54 (24.88%) Git (software)
4 41 (18.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (16.59%) Cucumber
6 32 (14.75%) Eclipse
7 29 (13.36%) SoapUI
8 26 (11.98%) JIRA
9 25 (11.52%) JUnit
9 25 (11.52%) Oracle APEX
10 23 (10.60%) Gradle
10 23 (10.60%) HP UFT
11 22 (10.14%) Ant
11 22 (10.14%) TestNG
12 21 (9.68%) Maven
12 21 (9.68%) SpecFlow
13 16 (7.37%) Mockito
14 14 (6.45%) IntelliJ
15 13 (5.99%) Bitbucket
15 13 (5.99%) LoadRunner
General
1 31 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (4.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.30%) Banking
3 5 (2.30%) Retail
4 4 (1.84%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.92%) Games
6 2 (0.92%) Military
7 1 (0.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (47.00%) Developer
2 29 (13.36%) Java Developer
3 25 (11.52%) .NET Developer
4 20 (9.22%) Analyst
5 15 (6.91%) Senior Developer
5 15 (6.91%) Tester
6 14 (6.45%) Big Data Developer
7 13 (5.99%) BizTalk Developer
7 13 (5.99%) Cloud Developer
8 12 (5.53%) Azure Developer
8 12 (5.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (5.53%) Scrum Master
8 12 (5.53%) Senior BizTalk Developer
9 10 (4.61%) BizTalk Integration Developer
9 10 (4.61%) Business Analyst
9 10 (4.61%) Integration Developer
9 10 (4.61%) Test Analyst
10 9 (4.15%) Automation Tester
10 9 (4.15%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.15%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (33.18%) .NET
2 42 (19.35%) Web Services
3 41 (18.89%) Spring
4 37 (17.05%) AngularJS
5 35 (16.13%) REST
6 33 (15.21%) Kafka
7 32 (14.75%) RESTful
8 30 (13.82%) JSON
9 27 (12.44%) .NET Framework
10 26 (11.98%) RabbitMQ
11 23 (10.60%) HTML
12 20 (9.22%) ASP.NET
13 18 (8.29%) Spring Boot
14 17 (7.83%) XML
15 16 (7.37%) Middleware
16 14 (6.45%) Node.js
17 13 (5.99%) Ajax
17 13 (5.99%) CSS
17 13 (5.99%) Drools
18 12 (5.53%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.22%) Enterprise Software
1 20 (9.22%) Virtual Team
2 19 (8.76%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (7.83%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.76%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.84%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.84%) Replication
8 3 (1.38%) Fintech
9 2 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.92%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) PMI
10 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.46%) STB
10 1 (0.46%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 75 (34.56%) Linux
2 39 (17.97%) Windows
3 31 (14.29%) Unix
4 20 (9.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (9.22%) Windows Server
4 20 (9.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (84.79%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (34.56%) TDD
3 66 (30.41%) DevOps
3 66 (30.41%) Test Automation
4 48 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (20.28%) Kanban
6 40 (18.43%) BDD
7 34 (15.67%) User Stories
8 32 (14.75%) Collaborative Working
9 28 (12.90%) Microservices
10 24 (11.06%) System Integration Testing
11 22 (10.14%) Unit Testing
12 21 (9.68%) API Testing
12 21 (9.68%) MVC
12 21 (9.68%) OO
12 21 (9.68%) SDLC
13 18 (8.29%) OOP
14 17 (7.83%) Defect Tracking
14 17 (7.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 15 (6.91%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (39.17%) Java
2 46 (21.20%) C#
3 35 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 24 (11.06%) Shell Script
5 21 (9.68%) F#
6 20 (9.22%) Java 8
7 18 (8.29%) SQL
8 13 (5.99%) VB.NET
9 11 (5.07%) Python
10 9 (4.15%) Ruby
11 7 (3.23%) C++
12 4 (1.84%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.46%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.46%) ES6
15 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 25 (11.52%) Degree
3 25 (11.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (10.60%) ISEB
5 22 (10.14%) ISEB Practitioner
6 10 (4.61%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.92%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.92%) OCA
9 2 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.46%) APMG
10 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.46%) CITP
10 1 (0.46%) MAPM
10 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.06%) QA
2 4 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.38%) PMO
4 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (11.06%) HDFS
2 20 (9.22%) vSphere
3 17 (7.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (10.14%) HP ALM
2 19 (8.76%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (8.76%) Puppet
3 12 (5.53%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (2.76%) vRealize
5 5 (2.30%) Ansible
6 4 (1.84%) Terraform
7 2 (0.92%) Grafana
7 2 (0.92%) Graphite
7 2 (0.92%) Kibana
7 2 (0.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 63 (29.03%) Oracle
2 48 (22.12%) Microsoft
3 29 (13.36%) VMware
4 24 (11.06%) HP
5 22 (10.14%) Software AG
5 22 (10.14%) webMethods
6 20 (9.22%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.23%) SAP
8 6 (2.76%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.30%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.84%) Dell
10 4 (1.84%) Informatica
11 3 (1.38%) BMC
11 3 (1.38%) CA
11 3 (1.38%) hybris
11 3 (1.38%) Remedy
12 2 (0.92%) Google
12 2 (0.92%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.92%) Tableau
12 2 (0.92%) Xamarin