Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 10 December 2018 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 33 17
Rank change year-on-year -12 -16 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 20 15 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.80% 3.21% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 4.03% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 27
Southampton median daily rate £525 £381 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.70% -15.28% +26.76%
10th Percentile £312 £279 £288
90th Percentile £653 £530 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £432 £415
% change year-on-year +4.29% +3.98% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.95 £45.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year -8.99% -17.43% +21.11%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 445 372 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 84.44% 79.49% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 224 274
Southampton median daily rate £450 £388 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -2.21% +9.31%
10th Percentile £303 £241 £213
90th Percentile £546 £575 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 33
Southampton median hourly rate £15.00 £44.12 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.00% +215.11% -26.32%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.90 £10.60
90th Percentile £41.75 £49.91 £32.10
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.31 £40.00 £34.37
% change year-on-year -11.73% +16.38% +22.75%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Southampton

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Southampton

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Southampton over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) JIRA
6 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (20.00%) User Experience
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) GitLab
7 3 (15.00%) webpack
7 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
7 3 (15.00%) Ansible
7 3 (15.00%) Docker
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (15.00%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (15.00%) Node.js
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (15.00%) Protractor
7 3 (15.00%) Vue.js
7 3 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (15.00%) Angular 2

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Fargate
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (15.00%) Serverless
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (15.00%) GitLab
3 3 (15.00%) Protractor
3 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.00%) webpack
4 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.00%) Automotive
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Product Owner
3 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) Angular 2
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) Node.js
3 3 (15.00%) Vue.js
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Iteration Planning
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) OOD
4 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) User Stories
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.00%) ES6
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Grafana
2 1 (5.00%) Graphite
2 1 (5.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com