Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 19 August 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 +12
Contract jobs citing Scrum 38 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 11.08% 8.58% 6.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.54% 10.05% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 18
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £495 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% +0.51% +0.51%
10th Percentile £400 £445 £336
90th Percentile £563 £575 £548
West London median daily rate £513 £496 £490
% change year-on-year +3.27% +1.28% +10.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £55.00
West London median hourly rate £50.00 - £55.00

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 Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 303 199 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 88.34% 85.41% 88.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 101 177
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49% +7.88%
10th Percentile £235 £225 £262
90th Percentile £625 £551 £575
West London median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 10
Hounslow median hourly rate £27.50 £15.49 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.56% -31.92% +22.97%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £15.89
90th Percentile £44.38 £114.38 £58.91
West London median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £17.85
% change year-on-year +20.97% +73.67% -6.05%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hounslow.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Hounslow

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Hounslow

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Hounslow over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Hounslow

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Hounslow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Hounslow

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Brentford +8 14 £510 +4.08%
Isleworth -5 10 £500 +12.11% 1
Osterley +2 7 £450 -
Chiswick - 4 £475 -
Feltham +1 2 £498 -
Scrum
West London

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) TDD
2 17 (44.74%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 15 (39.47%) Kanban
3 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
4 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
4 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
5 12 (31.58%) REST
6 10 (26.32%) BDD
6 10 (26.32%) Mockito
6 10 (26.32%) Docker
6 10 (26.32%) Kubernetes
6 10 (26.32%) JUnit
7 9 (23.68%) Web Services
7 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
8 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (21.05%) User Stories
8 8 (21.05%) Functional Testing
8 8 (21.05%) Acceptance Criteria
8 8 (21.05%) Pair Programming
8 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (18.42%) Spring
9 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.42%) Unix
9 7 (18.42%) Project Management
9 7 (18.42%) Microservices
9 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
9 7 (18.42%) Coaching

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Social Studio
1 2 (5.26%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Akamai
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) GitHub
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Yammer
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) HTTP
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (13.16%) Hazelcast
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Power BI
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
2 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (26.32%) JUnit
3 10 (26.32%) Mockito
4 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
5 6 (15.79%) Gatling
5 6 (15.79%) Gradle
5 6 (15.79%) Maven
6 5 (13.16%) JIRA
7 4 (10.53%) JMeter
7 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
8 3 (7.89%) NUnit
8 3 (7.89%) Selenium
9 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
10 1 (2.63%) Subversion
10 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
1 6 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.26%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Scrum Master
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) REST
2 9 (23.68%) Web Services
3 7 (18.42%) Spring
4 4 (10.53%) RESTful
5 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) Dropwizard
5 3 (7.89%) Velocity
6 2 (5.26%) COM
6 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
6 2 (5.26%) Guice
6 2 (5.26%) JSON
6 2 (5.26%) React
6 2 (5.26%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (5.26%) Sensu
6 2 (5.26%) SOAP
6 2 (5.26%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.26%) XML
7 1 (2.63%) Kafka
7 1 (2.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.79%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (7.89%) FMCG
2 3 (7.89%) Video on Demand
2 3 (7.89%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (5.26%) Chromecast
3 2 (5.26%) IPTV
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.63%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (44.74%) TDD
3 15 (39.47%) Kanban
4 13 (34.21%) Test Automation
5 10 (26.32%) BDD
6 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (21.05%) Acceptance Criteria
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (21.05%) Functional Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Pair Programming
7 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (21.05%) User Stories
8 7 (18.42%) Coaching
8 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
8 7 (18.42%) Microservices
8 7 (18.42%) Project Management
9 6 (15.79%) DevOps
9 6 (15.79%) High Availability
9 6 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) Java 8
4 4 (10.53%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
5 3 (7.89%) Groovy
5 3 (7.89%) Python
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CISA
2 1 (2.63%) CRISC
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) GxP
3 1 (2.63%) PMO
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Kubernetes
2 5 (13.16%) Ansible
2 5 (13.16%) Prometheus
3 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 2 (5.26%) Terraform
4 1 (2.63%) Grafana
4 1 (2.63%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.53%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.63%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (2.63%) Sun