Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth 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 22 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
Hertfordshire > Rickmansworth
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 4 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 9.52% 19.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 28.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Rickmansworth median daily rate £600 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £494 £425
% change year-on-year +6.33% +16.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Rickmansworth median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Rickmansworth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Rickmansworth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 42 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 66.67% 68.09% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 6
Rickmansworth median daily rate £388 £315 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -22.35% +19.12%
10th Percentile £265 £184 £291
90th Percentile £628 £481 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Rickmansworth median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -3.45% +38.10%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Rickmansworth

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Rickmansworth

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Rickmansworth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Rickmansworth over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Mesos
3 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (50.00%) boto
3 3 (50.00%) HipChat
3 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (50.00%) Rancher
3 3 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) DB2
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) GCP
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) Confluence
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 3 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Coach
1 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) boto
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (50.00%) Mesos
2 3 (50.00%) Rancher
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle