Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 8 28
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20 -20
Contract jobs citing Scrum 17 47 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.85% 10.35% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 13.39% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 20
Southampton median daily rate £500 £475 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +13.77% +8.44%
10th Percentile £366 £313 £324
90th Percentile £538 £925 £443
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £46.42
% change year-on-year -2.17% -0.89% +12.52%

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 377 351 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 85.29% 77.31% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 210 239
Southampton median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £249
90th Percentile £575 £725 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 27
Southampton median hourly rate £31.51 £13.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.27% -7.97% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.59 £22.50 £27.60
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +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 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (17.65%) hybris
6 3 (17.65%) Docker
6 3 (17.65%) Node.js
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) SAP
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Games
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
7 2 (11.76%) Selenium
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) Active Directory

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 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Hybris Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum Master
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) Node.js
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Express
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Servlets
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) ATDD
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) hybris
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) ATG