Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 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 November 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 > Home Counties
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties - 15.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 18.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Home Counties median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Home Counties median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £52.25 £45.75
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.21% +7.65%

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 the Home Counties with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Home Counties
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 24 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 85.71% 84.21% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 20
Home Counties median daily rate £350 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £324 £270 £263
90th Percentile £560 £633 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Home Counties median hourly rate £37.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the Home Counties

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in the Home Counties.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in the Home Counties