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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 41 24
Rank change year-on-year +15 -17  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 118 104 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.30% 4.69% 7.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 5.87% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 70 86
Median daily rate £457 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -3.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Median hourly rate £67.89 £38.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.65% -7.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.00 £38.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.76 £50.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.27 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% -0.54%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1492 1771 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.62% 79.88% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 1197 1004
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 68 86
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +18 40 £538 +28.74% 9
Fareham +1 12 £475 +8.88% 2
Farnborough +8 11 £463 +8.18% 4
Andover - 10 £413 - 3
Portsmouth -2 9 £475 -17.39% 3
Basingstoke +4 4 £438 +16.66% 7
Fleet +24 3 £525 +5.00%
Aldershot - 1 £438 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 219 (96.48%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (24.67%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (22.47%) Java
3 51 (22.47%) ITIL
4 49 (21.59%) TDD
5 47 (20.70%) Security Cleared
6 46 (20.26%) DevOps
7 45 (19.82%) Linux
7 45 (19.82%) JavaScript
8 43 (18.94%) Service Management
9 42 (18.50%) SQL
9 42 (18.50%) Git (software)
10 41 (18.06%) HTML
11 40 (17.62%) Oracle
12 39 (17.18%) User Stories
13 38 (16.74%) SC Cleared
14 37 (16.30%) .NET
15 35 (15.42%) XML
15 35 (15.42%) Finance
16 34 (14.98%) Service Design
17 33 (14.54%) C#
17 33 (14.54%) Web Services
17 33 (14.54%) Jenkins
18 32 (14.10%) IaaS
18 32 (14.10%) Selenium
18 32 (14.10%) JIRA
18 32 (14.10%) Windows
19 31 (13.66%) Team Foundation Server
20 29 (12.78%) SQL Server
21 28 (12.33%) Microsoft

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 20 (8.81%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.96%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.08%) IIS
4 6 (2.64%) Apache
4 6 (2.64%) CMS
5 5 (2.20%) JBoss
6 4 (1.76%) Confluence
6 4 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.88%) GemFire
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.52%) MS Office
2 8 (3.52%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.52%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (3.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.10%) IaaS
2 26 (11.45%) PaaS
3 15 (6.61%) SaaS
4 8 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.08%) GitHub
6 5 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.32%) Force.com
9 2 (0.88%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.88%) Office 365
10 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.37%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (4.41%) LDAP
3 8 (3.52%) ATM
4 7 (3.08%) Firewall
4 7 (3.08%) HTTP
5 6 (2.64%) LAN
5 6 (2.64%) PuTTY
5 6 (2.64%) WinSCP
6 5 (2.20%) DVB
6 5 (2.20%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.88%) AMQP
7 2 (0.88%) VLAN
8 1 (0.44%) Converged Networks
8 1 (0.44%) DNS
8 1 (0.44%) SAN
8 1 (0.44%) SMS
8 1 (0.44%) VoIP
8 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.57%) Oracle Database
3 20 (8.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (4.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (4.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (3.52%) MySQL
6 7 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.20%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.76%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.76%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.32%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.88%) HBase
11 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (18.50%) Git (software)
2 33 (14.54%) Jenkins
3 32 (14.10%) JIRA
3 32 (14.10%) Selenium
4 31 (13.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (7.93%) Oracle APEX
6 17 (7.49%) TeamCity
7 16 (7.05%) SpecFlow
8 14 (6.17%) Visual Studio
9 12 (5.29%) Cucumber
9 12 (5.29%) Eclipse
10 9 (3.96%) Gradle
11 8 (3.52%) Ant
11 8 (3.52%) HP UFT
12 7 (3.08%) JUnit
12 7 (3.08%) Subversion
13 6 (2.64%) Mockito
13 6 (2.64%) SoapUI
14 5 (2.20%) Jasmine
14 5 (2.20%) Maven
General
1 35 (15.42%) Finance
2 17 (7.49%) Retail
3 10 (4.41%) Marketing
3 10 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.64%) Electronics
4 6 (2.64%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 73 (32.16%) Developer
2 26 (11.45%) Java Developer
3 23 (10.13%) Scrum Master
4 15 (6.61%) Analyst
5 14 (6.17%) Architect
6 11 (4.85%) Oracle Developer
6 11 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (3.96%) Tester
9 8 (3.52%) .NET Developer
9 8 (3.52%) Automation Tester
9 8 (3.52%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.52%) Software Developer
10 7 (3.08%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.08%) C++ Developer
10 7 (3.08%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.64%) C# Developer
11 6 (2.64%) C++ Software Developer
11 6 (2.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (18.06%) HTML
2 37 (16.30%) .NET
3 35 (15.42%) XML
4 33 (14.54%) Web Services
5 27 (11.89%) CSS
6 21 (9.25%) Ajax
6 21 (9.25%) REST
7 17 (7.49%) jQuery
8 15 (6.61%) RESTful
9 14 (6.17%) Spring
9 14 (6.17%) WCF
10 12 (5.29%) J2EE
11 10 (4.41%) Hibernate
12 9 (3.96%) ASP.NET
12 9 (3.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (3.52%) HTML5
13 8 (3.52%) JSF
13 8 (3.52%) Node.js
13 8 (3.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.37%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.96%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.52%) CMDB
5 7 (3.08%) Replication
6 6 (2.64%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.20%) STB
8 4 (1.76%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.76%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.76%) Digital TV
8 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.76%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.32%) MPEG
10 2 (0.88%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.82%) Linux
2 32 (14.10%) Windows
3 11 (4.85%) Unix
4 7 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.32%) CentOS
5 3 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.44%) AIX
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (96.48%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (24.67%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (22.47%) ITIL
4 49 (21.59%) TDD
5 46 (20.26%) DevOps
6 43 (18.94%) Service Management
7 39 (17.18%) User Stories
8 34 (14.98%) Service Design
9 27 (11.89%) BDD
10 22 (9.69%) MVC
11 21 (9.25%) Configuration Management
11 21 (9.25%) SDLC
11 21 (9.25%) Software Engineering
12 19 (8.37%) Converged Infrastructure
13 18 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.49%) Automated Testing
14 17 (7.49%) Kanban
14 17 (7.49%) Product Management
15 16 (7.05%) Test Scripting
16 14 (6.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.47%) Java
2 45 (19.82%) JavaScript
3 42 (18.50%) SQL
4 33 (14.54%) C#
5 19 (8.37%) Shell Script
6 18 (7.93%) C++
7 15 (6.61%) F#
8 14 (6.17%) Python
9 13 (5.73%) PHP
9 13 (5.73%) Ruby
10 12 (5.29%) PL/SQL
10 12 (5.29%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.52%) TypeScript
12 7 (3.08%) C
13 6 (2.64%) Perl
14 5 (2.20%) Scala
14 5 (2.20%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.76%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.76%) VB
16 3 (1.32%) ES6
Qualifications
1 47 (20.70%) Security Cleared
2 38 (16.74%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.96%) Degree
4 5 (2.20%) ISEB
5 4 (1.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.76%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.96%) QA
3 4 (1.76%) SLA
4 3 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.88%) PMO
5 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.44%) COBIT
6 1 (0.44%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 10 (4.41%) Docker
2 8 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.52%) vSphere
3 4 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.76%) Terminal Services
3 4 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (5.73%) Puppet
2 12 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.64%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.64%) vRealize
4 3 (1.32%) Ansible
4 3 (1.32%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.32%) Terraform
5 1 (0.44%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 40 (17.62%) Oracle
2 28 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 27 (11.89%) Cisco
3 27 (11.89%) VMware
4 18 (7.93%) CA
5 17 (7.49%) HP
6 16 (7.05%) BMC
7 10 (4.41%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.41%) Remedy
7 10 (4.41%) Telerik
8 9 (3.96%) CA Agile Central
8 9 (3.96%) ServiceNow
9 8 (3.52%) Splunk
10 7 (3.08%) ArcSight
10 7 (3.08%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.08%) Intel Security
10 7 (3.08%) SAP
10 7 (3.08%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.08%) Symantec
11 6 (2.64%) Twitter
Hampshire
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