The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 27 June 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
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 12.73% 4.65% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.00% 5.26% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £483 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.46% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +4.65% +16.57%  

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 50 38 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 90.91% 88.37% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 39
Median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £575 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +266.66% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (75.00%) VB
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) VB6
4 5 (62.50%) Web Development
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (25.00%) JIRA
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
3 5 (62.50%) VB Developer
3 5 (62.50%) VB6 Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
3 6 (75.00%) VB
3 6 (75.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago