Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 36 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 -27 +24
Contract jobs citing Scrum 17 18 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.37% 3.60% 9.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 4.13% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 34
Southampton median daily rate £428 £458 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.56% -2.87% +34.57%
10th Percentile £310 £308 £291
90th Percentile £550 £569 £925
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.50 £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +12.22% -2.17% -5.15%

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 438 436 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.90% 87.20% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 304 235
Southampton median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £275 £305 £265
90th Percentile £606 £575 £684
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.12% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 12
Southampton median hourly rate £27.50 £21.53 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.76% +55.95% -7.98%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.23 £11.60
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.08 £22.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £33.14 £28.88
% change year-on-year +5.61% +14.77% -23.00%

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 22 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
4 3 (17.65%) PMO
4 3 (17.65%) Workshop Facilitation
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) JPA
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 2 (11.76%) Mockito
5 2 (11.76%) BDD

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 (11.76%) Apache Pig
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
1 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Mockito
1 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Product Owner
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Development Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Development Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.76%) JMS
2 2 (11.76%) JPA
2 2 (11.76%) Kafka
2 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) STL
3 1 (5.88%) SVG
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
1 2 (11.76%) VMS
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
4 3 (17.65%) Workshop Facilitation
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Java 8
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft