Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 24 30
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 161 236 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.42% 6.40% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 7.97% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 141 147
Hampshire median daily rate £443 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +18.42% +1.33%
10th Percentile £339 £280 £300
90th Percentile £544 £625 £475
South East median daily rate £465 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% +12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 9
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £49.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.55% +4.74% +121.86%
10th Percentile £40.75 £41.25 £41.28
90th Percentile £49.78 £74.34 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £48.00 £43.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% -8.42% +39.71%

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 2,934 2,961 3,463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.60% 80.33% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,749 1,894 2,165
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +9.21% +3.40%
10th Percentile £258 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 153 170
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00% +51.35%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £12.45
90th Percentile £50.77 £57.35 £51.63
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +50.00%

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 21 February 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 February 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 +4 32 £475 +69.64% 7
Southampton -18 18 £500 -4.76% 13
Fareham -6 11 £475 -5.00%
Winchester +2 10 £340 -19.05%
Portsmouth -9 7 £475 - 13
Farnborough -13 7 £445 -3.78% 14
Hook - 5 £500 -
Eastleigh 0 4 £388 -16.22% 8
Andover -3 4 £375 -11.76% 2
Aldershot -1 2 £483 +10.29%
Fleet 0 1 £525 - 2
Havant -11 1 £525 - 1
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 139 (86.34%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (34.16%) Jenkins
3 51 (31.68%) TDD
4 47 (29.19%) Oracle
4 47 (29.19%) Linux
5 43 (26.71%) Test Automation
6 41 (25.47%) Java
7 37 (22.98%) .NET
7 37 (22.98%) Git (software)
8 35 (21.74%) DevOps
9 32 (19.88%) C#
10 31 (19.25%) AngularJS
11 30 (18.63%) Selenium
11 30 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (18.63%) Degree
12 29 (18.01%) User Stories
12 29 (18.01%) REST
13 28 (17.39%) JavaScript
14 25 (15.53%) GitHub
14 25 (15.53%) Cloud Foundry
15 24 (14.91%) Kafka
15 24 (14.91%) Apache Spark
15 24 (14.91%) .NET Framework
16 23 (14.29%) Spring
16 23 (14.29%) Finance
16 23 (14.29%) Cucumber
17 22 (13.66%) SQL Server
17 22 (13.66%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (13.04%) SQL
19 20 (12.42%) Unix

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 25 (15.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 24 (14.91%) Apache Spark
3 14 (8.70%) Apache
4 12 (7.45%) JBoss
5 11 (6.83%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (6.83%) Tomcat
6 9 (5.59%) GemFire
7 5 (3.11%) CMS
7 5 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.86%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.53%) GitHub
2 20 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (9.32%) PaaS
5 7 (4.35%) IaaS
6 3 (1.86%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) PuTTY
1 6 (3.73%) WinSCP
2 4 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.86%) ATM
3 3 (1.86%) Internet
4 2 (1.24%) HTTP
4 2 (1.24%) SMS
4 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.62%) DVB
5 1 (0.62%) Firewall
5 1 (0.62%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.18%) Big Data
3 15 (9.32%) Hadoop
3 15 (9.32%) HBase
4 13 (8.07%) RDBMS
4 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.97%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.35%) Apache Hive
6 7 (4.35%) OLTP
6 7 (4.35%) Parquet
7 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.86%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.86%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.86%) MySQL
10 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (34.16%) Jenkins
2 37 (22.98%) Git (software)
3 30 (18.63%) Selenium
4 23 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 22 (13.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (10.56%) Gradle
7 15 (9.32%) JUnit
8 13 (8.07%) gulp
8 13 (8.07%) Protractor
8 13 (8.07%) SoapUI
9 11 (6.83%) ReSharper
9 11 (6.83%) SonarQube
10 10 (6.21%) JIRA
10 10 (6.21%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (4.97%) Ant
11 8 (4.97%) Maven
11 8 (4.97%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (4.35%) Eclipse
12 7 (4.35%) IntelliJ
12 7 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (5.59%) Retail
3 5 (3.11%) Banking
4 4 (2.48%) Marketing
4 4 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.86%) Automotive
5 3 (1.86%) French Language
5 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.24%) Games
6 2 (1.24%) Military
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (46.58%) Developer
2 24 (14.91%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.18%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.56%) Analyst
5 16 (9.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (9.32%) Senior Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Big Data Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Cloud Developer
8 12 (7.45%) Scrum Master
9 11 (6.83%) Business Analyst
9 11 (6.83%) Business Systems Analyst
9 11 (6.83%) Integration Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (5.59%) Development Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Test Engineer
11 8 (4.97%) Tester
12 7 (4.35%) Architect
13 6 (3.73%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.73%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.98%) .NET
2 31 (19.25%) AngularJS
3 29 (18.01%) REST
4 24 (14.91%) .NET Framework
4 24 (14.91%) Kafka
5 23 (14.29%) Spring
6 20 (12.42%) Node.js
7 18 (11.18%) Web Services
8 17 (10.56%) CSS
8 17 (10.56%) HTML
9 16 (9.94%) JSON
9 16 (9.94%) RESTful
10 15 (9.32%) Middleware
11 14 (8.70%) J2EE
12 10 (6.21%) Sass
12 10 (6.21%) Spring Boot
13 9 (5.59%) Apache Camel
13 9 (5.59%) WireMock
13 9 (5.59%) XML
14 8 (4.97%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Linux Command Line
2 16 (9.94%) Virtual Team
3 15 (9.32%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.59%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.35%) Replication
6 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.11%) Social Media
7 5 (3.11%) User Experience
8 3 (1.86%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.86%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.62%) CMDB
10 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.62%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.62%) MPEG
10 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.62%) PMI
10 1 (0.62%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 47 (29.19%) Linux
2 20 (12.42%) Unix
3 14 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (8.70%) Windows
4 6 (3.73%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.48%) Android
5 4 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.48%) CentOS
6 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (86.34%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (31.68%) TDD
3 43 (26.71%) Test Automation
4 35 (21.74%) DevOps
5 30 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (18.01%) User Stories
7 20 (12.42%) BDD
7 20 (12.42%) Kanban
8 18 (11.18%) Benchmarking
8 18 (11.18%) Service Management
9 14 (8.70%) OO
9 14 (8.70%) OOP
10 13 (8.07%) B2B
10 13 (8.07%) ITIL
11 12 (7.45%) Unit Testing
12 11 (6.83%) Migration
12 11 (6.83%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.83%) System Testing
13 10 (6.21%) System Integration Testing
14 9 (5.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.47%) Java
2 32 (19.88%) C#
3 28 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 21 (13.04%) SQL
5 17 (10.56%) Shell Script
6 11 (6.83%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.35%) Python
8 6 (3.73%) Ruby
9 5 (3.11%) F#
10 4 (2.48%) C++
10 4 (2.48%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.24%) C
11 2 (1.24%) ES6
11 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.62%) Groovy
12 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (18.63%) Degree
2 20 (12.42%) Security Cleared
3 18 (11.18%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.97%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.11%) ISEB
6 4 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.48%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.86%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.24%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.24%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.24%) PMP
9 1 (0.62%) APMG
9 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.62%) CITP
9 1 (0.62%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.42%) QA
2 4 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 4 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.24%) GDPR
4 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (9.32%) HDFS
2 14 (8.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (6.21%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (5.59%) Docker
5 7 (4.35%) vSphere
6 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (10.56%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (9.94%) Puppet
3 7 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (3.11%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.86%) Ansible
5 3 (1.86%) Grafana
6 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (29.19%) Oracle
2 18 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.56%) Red Hat
4 11 (6.83%) VMware
5 9 (5.59%) HP
6 7 (4.35%) SAP
7 5 (3.11%) Sitecore
7 5 (3.11%) Software AG
7 5 (3.11%) webMethods
8 4 (2.48%) CA
8 4 (2.48%) Cisco
8 4 (2.48%) Splunk
9 3 (1.86%) Pega
9 3 (1.86%) Sun
10 1 (0.62%) BMC
10 1 (0.62%) Capita
10 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.62%) IBM
10 1 (0.62%) Siebel
10 1 (0.62%) Telerik