Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Scrum-ban skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum-ban over the 6 months to 24 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-ban
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 592 610
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum-ban 42 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.089% 0.062% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.072% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 2
London median daily rate £450 £500 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +0.50% +2.05%
10th Percentile £393 £419 £433
90th Percentile £608 £610 £564
England median daily rate £450 £500 £509
% change year-on-year -10.00% -1.72% +7.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Scrum-ban 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40944 38874 39353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.93% 86.19% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29776 27868 28102
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 407 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.30 £50.05 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Scrum-ban
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Scrum-ban as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum-ban in London

Scrum-ban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum-ban in London

Scrum-ban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum-ban in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum-ban in London

Scrum-ban
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum-ban within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
West London -2 14 £435 -13.00%
Central London -9 3 £543 +8.50%
Scrum-ban
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum-ban 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 London region with a requirement for Scrum-ban.

1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (97.62%) Scrum
3 40 (95.24%) Kanban
3 40 (95.24%) User Stories
4 39 (92.86%) TDD
5 38 (90.48%) Web Services
6 37 (88.10%) XML
6 37 (88.10%) JSON
7 35 (83.33%) RESTful
8 34 (80.95%) BDD
8 34 (80.95%) ATDD
9 32 (76.19%) Cucumber
10 28 (66.67%) Velocity
11 24 (57.14%) Test Automation
12 23 (54.76%) Ruby
12 23 (54.76%) Gherkin
13 22 (52.38%) Video\Live Streaming
13 22 (52.38%) Video on Demand
13 22 (52.38%) Degree
14 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
14 21 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
15 20 (47.62%) CSS3
15 20 (47.62%) Functional Testing
15 20 (47.62%) Mobile App
15 20 (47.62%) Calabash
15 20 (47.62%) HTML
15 20 (47.62%) CSS
15 20 (47.62%) Manual Testing
15 20 (47.62%) HTML5
16 19 (45.24%) AngularJS

Scrum-ban
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 17 (40.48%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) npm
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 32 (76.19%) Cucumber
2 20 (47.62%) Calabash
3 18 (42.86%) Appium
3 18 (42.86%) Xcode
4 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
4 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
4 17 (40.48%) JIRA
4 17 (40.48%) Subversion
5 12 (28.57%) Grunt
5 12 (28.57%) gulp
5 12 (28.57%) webpack
6 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.76%) Capybara
7 2 (4.76%) Selenium
8 1 (2.38%) NUnit
8 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Developer in Test
3 13 (30.95%) Senior Developer
4 10 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Ruby Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 3 (7.14%) iOS Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Scrum Master
8 2 (4.76%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Tester
9 1 (2.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) Web Services
2 37 (88.10%) JSON
2 37 (88.10%) XML
3 35 (83.33%) RESTful
4 28 (66.67%) Velocity
5 23 (54.76%) Gherkin
6 20 (47.62%) CSS
6 20 (47.62%) CSS3
6 20 (47.62%) HTML
6 20 (47.62%) HTML5
7 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
8 18 (42.86%) Node.js
9 16 (38.10%) React
10 5 (11.90%) LESS
10 5 (11.90%) Sass
11 3 (7.14%) jQuery
11 3 (7.14%) Redux
12 2 (4.76%) Ember.js
13 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Video on Demand
1 22 (52.38%) Video\Live Streaming
2 20 (47.62%) Mobile App
3 10 (23.81%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (97.62%) Scrum
3 40 (95.24%) Kanban
3 40 (95.24%) User Stories
4 39 (92.86%) TDD
5 34 (80.95%) ATDD
5 34 (80.95%) BDD
6 24 (57.14%) Test Automation
7 21 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 20 (47.62%) Functional Testing
8 20 (47.62%) Manual Testing
9 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (40.48%) High Availability
9 17 (40.48%) Open Source
10 16 (38.10%) SOA
11 15 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (35.71%) Release Management
12 14 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
13 12 (28.57%) A/B Testing
13 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Ruby
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) Apple Swift
4 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) PMO
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco
1 10 (23.81%) Xamarin