Period
to 21 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 33 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7 -17
Contract jobs citing Scrum 198 185 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.19% 5.24% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 6.44% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 118 138
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £450 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +22.45% -4.85%
10th Percentile £309 £289 £281
90th Percentile £538 £925 £504
South East median daily rate £475 £433 £408
% change year-on-year +9.83% +6.13% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 11
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £47.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £43.00 £41.63 £36.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £74.34 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £48.00 £46.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +4.35% +5.14% +28.68%

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 3,181 2,872 3,323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.36% 81.36% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,853 1,789 2,176
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +7.74% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £269 £263
90th Percentile £569 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 177 148
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -26.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.47 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.00 £52.00
South East median hourly rate £22.40 £20.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year +7.95% -12.63% +5.56%

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 May 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 May 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 +6 34 £475 +10.14% 9
Southampton -24 18 £500 -4.76% 13
Portsmouth +4 17 £250 -47.37% 8
Andover -2 17 £350 -13.85% 1
Fareham -12 10 £488 +2.63% 3
Farnborough -21 10 £488 +6.85% 13
Winchester +5 9 £340 +4.62% 1
Hook - 5 £500 -
Fleet -6 4 £400 -23.81% 2
Aldershot 0 3 £563 +28.57%
Eastleigh -5 2 £388 -25.84% 4
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 165 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (41.92%) Java
3 82 (41.41%) Test Automation
4 78 (39.39%) TDD
5 76 (38.38%) Linux
6 75 (37.88%) Jenkins
7 74 (37.37%) Oracle
8 72 (36.36%) .NET
9 62 (31.31%) DevOps
10 58 (29.29%) Selenium
11 55 (27.78%) SQL Server
12 52 (26.26%) Git (software)
13 51 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 48 (24.24%) C#
15 44 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 42 (21.21%) Kanban
17 41 (20.71%) BDD
18 40 (20.20%) Web Services
19 39 (19.70%) Finance
20 38 (19.19%) Spring
20 38 (19.19%) Cucumber
21 36 (18.18%) REST
22 35 (17.68%) Windows
22 35 (17.68%) Microsoft
23 34 (17.17%) User Stories
24 33 (16.67%) AngularJS
24 33 (16.67%) .NET Framework
25 31 (15.66%) Kafka
25 31 (15.66%) SoapUI

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 30 (15.15%) Cloud Foundry
2 27 (13.64%) Apache Spark
3 20 (10.10%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (9.60%) JBoss
5 15 (7.58%) Apache
6 10 (5.05%) GemFire
7 8 (4.04%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.03%) CMS
9 5 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 44 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (12.63%) GitHub
3 21 (10.61%) PaaS
4 20 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (5.05%) IaaS
6 2 (1.01%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.62%) PuTTY
1 23 (11.62%) WinSCP
2 9 (4.55%) HTTP
3 7 (3.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.01%) Internet
5 1 (0.51%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.65%) Oracle Database
2 29 (14.65%) RDBMS
2 29 (14.65%) Relational Database
3 23 (11.62%) Big Data
3 23 (11.62%) HBase
3 23 (11.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 21 (10.61%) Hadoop
6 12 (6.06%) Parquet
7 7 (3.54%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.02%) MySQL
8 4 (2.02%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.52%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.01%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 75 (37.88%) Jenkins
2 58 (29.29%) Selenium
3 52 (26.26%) Git (software)
4 48 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 38 (19.19%) Cucumber
6 31 (15.66%) SoapUI
7 30 (15.15%) Eclipse
8 26 (13.13%) Oracle APEX
9 24 (12.12%) JUnit
10 23 (11.62%) Ant
10 23 (11.62%) HP UFT
10 23 (11.62%) TestNG
11 22 (11.11%) Gradle
12 21 (10.61%) SpecFlow
13 20 (10.10%) Maven
14 19 (9.60%) JIRA
14 19 (9.60%) ReSharper
14 19 (9.60%) SonarQube
15 16 (8.08%) Mockito
16 13 (6.57%) Bitbucket
General
1 39 (19.70%) Finance
2 10 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.04%) Retail
4 7 (3.54%) Banking
5 4 (2.02%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.52%) Automotive
6 3 (1.52%) French Language
7 2 (1.01%) Games
7 2 (1.01%) Military
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (46.46%) Developer
2 28 (14.14%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.62%) Senior Developer
4 22 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 18 (9.09%) Analyst
5 18 (9.09%) Tester
6 17 (8.59%) Cloud Developer
6 17 (8.59%) Integration Developer
7 15 (7.58%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (7.07%) Azure Developer
8 14 (7.07%) BizTalk Developer
8 14 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Senior BizTalk Developer
9 12 (6.06%) Big Data Developer
9 12 (6.06%) BizTalk Integration Developer
9 12 (6.06%) Scrum Master
9 12 (6.06%) Test Engineer
10 10 (5.05%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.55%) Automation Tester
11 9 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (36.36%) .NET
2 40 (20.20%) Web Services
3 38 (19.19%) Spring
4 36 (18.18%) REST
5 33 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 33 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 31 (15.66%) Kafka
7 28 (14.14%) JSON
8 25 (12.63%) RESTful
9 24 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
10 21 (10.61%) Node.js
11 20 (10.10%) HTML
12 17 (8.59%) Spring Boot
13 15 (7.58%) Middleware
14 14 (7.07%) Ajax
15 13 (6.57%) CSS
15 13 (6.57%) XML
16 12 (6.06%) Apache Avro
16 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET
16 12 (6.06%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.13%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (9.60%) Virtual Team
3 16 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (8.08%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.52%) Replication
8 2 (1.01%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.01%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.51%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.51%) MPEG
9 1 (0.51%) PMI
9 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.51%) Social Media
9 1 (0.51%) STB
9 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 76 (38.38%) Linux
2 35 (17.68%) Windows
3 30 (15.15%) Unix
4 22 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (10.61%) Windows Server
5 21 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.02%) Android
6 4 (2.02%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.52%) CentOS
8 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (41.41%) Test Automation
3 78 (39.39%) TDD
4 62 (31.31%) DevOps
5 51 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (21.21%) Kanban
7 41 (20.71%) BDD
8 34 (17.17%) User Stories
9 27 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
10 25 (12.63%) OO
10 25 (12.63%) System Integration Testing
11 23 (11.62%) OOP
12 22 (11.11%) API Testing
12 22 (11.11%) Microservices
13 21 (10.61%) Defect Tracking
14 20 (10.10%) Unit Testing
15 19 (9.60%) B2B
16 17 (8.59%) SDLC
16 17 (8.59%) Test Scripting
17 16 (8.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.92%) Java
2 48 (24.24%) C#
3 28 (14.14%) JavaScript
4 23 (11.62%) Shell Script
5 21 (10.61%) F#
6 19 (9.60%) VB.NET
7 17 (8.59%) SQL
8 16 (8.08%) Java 8
9 9 (4.55%) Ruby
10 7 (3.54%) Python
11 6 (3.03%) C++
12 2 (1.01%) C
12 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.01%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (15.15%) Degree
2 29 (14.65%) Security Cleared
3 28 (14.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 26 (13.13%) SC Cleared
5 22 (11.11%) ISEB
6 21 (10.61%) ISEB Practitioner
7 14 (7.07%) ISTQB
8 6 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (2.02%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.52%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.01%) OCA
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.51%) APMG
12 1 (0.51%) CITP
12 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.51%) MAPM
12 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.61%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) GDPR
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.51%) PMO
2 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (11.11%) HDFS
1 22 (11.11%) vSphere
2 15 (7.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (3.54%) Docker
5 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (11.62%) HP ALM
2 19 (9.60%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (9.09%) Puppet
4 12 (6.06%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (2.53%) vRealize
6 4 (2.02%) Ansible
7 2 (1.01%) Grafana
7 2 (1.01%) Terraform
8 1 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 74 (37.37%) Oracle
2 35 (17.68%) Microsoft
3 28 (14.14%) VMware
4 25 (12.63%) HP
5 24 (12.12%) Red Hat
6 22 (11.11%) Software AG
6 22 (11.11%) webMethods
7 5 (2.53%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.53%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.02%) SAP
9 3 (1.52%) CA
9 3 (1.52%) hybris
10 2 (1.01%) ATG
10 2 (1.01%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.01%) Splunk
10 2 (1.01%) Sun
11 1 (0.51%) BMC
11 1 (0.51%) IBM
11 1 (0.51%) Remedy
11 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com