The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Osterley 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 25 April 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 / Osterley
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Osterley 50.00% 38.46% 75.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.00% 38.46% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £450 £515 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.62% +5.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.77% -0.58%  

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 Osterley with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Osterley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 10 13 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Osterley 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
Median daily rate £471 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.81% -18.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £113 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Osterley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Osterley 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 Osterley

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Osterley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Osterley

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Osterley region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) TeamCity
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) CruiseControl
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Appium
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) API Development
4 1 (14.29%) Protractor
4 1 (14.29%) Gatling
4 1 (14.29%) Hazelcast
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Osterley 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 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hazelcast
1 1 (14.29%) HBase
1 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) CruiseControl
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Appium
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gatling
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) Protractor
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) TestNG
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Automation Tester
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) API Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Perforce
1 1 (14.29%) SOASTA, Inc
1 1 (14.29%) VMware