The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 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 23 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
Surrey / Leatherhead
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 30 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 5.66% 1.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £463 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% +22.85%  

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 Leatherhead with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 48 104 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 90.57% 88.14% 67.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 97 63
Median daily rate £411 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.61% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £366 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) DSDM
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) ATDD
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum Master
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) DSDM
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) ATDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft