Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 19 31
Rank change year-on-year -30 +12 -25
Contract jobs citing Scrum 13 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.51% 6.10% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 8.07% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 18
Southampton median daily rate £425 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.93% -10.00%
10th Percentile £308 £279 £280
90th Percentile £585 £538 £457
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £52.00
% change year-on-year - -13.46% +22.35%

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 450 347 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.87% 75.60% 77.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 211 260
Southampton median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £306 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £590 £514
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 25
Southampton median hourly rate £19.76 £13.80 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.21% -1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.01 £22.50 £20.10
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.10% -4.67% +66.67%

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 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) hybris
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (23.08%) Kanban
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared

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 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Fargate
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (15.38%) Serverless
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) GitLab
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Hybris Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Product Owner
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) Vue.js
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) JSP
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Grafana
2 1 (7.69%) Graphite
2 1 (7.69%) Kibana
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) hybris
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) ATG
4 1 (7.69%) Google