Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 35 19
Rank change year-on-year -14 -16 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 18 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.35% 2.99% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 3.89% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 26
Southampton median daily rate £425 £388 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -12.68% +19.93%
10th Percentile £363 £273 £288
90th Percentile £650 £541 £531
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £432 £388
% change year-on-year -1.51% +11.35% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -17.43% +28.24%

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 465 360 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.43% 76.92% 78.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 217 260
Southampton median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £306 £250 £225
90th Percentile £574 £581 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 30
Southampton median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.70% +42.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.60 £11.56
90th Percentile £47.87 £48.09 £34.48
Hampshire median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +47.41%

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 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) IIS
6 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Kanban
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) hybris
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (16.67%) Ansible
6 3 (16.67%) Docker
6 3 (16.67%) Vue.js

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 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
2 3 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (16.67%) Serverless
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) GitLab
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Product Owner
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Vue.js
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Servlets
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) STB
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Kanban
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (5.56%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Grafana
2 1 (5.56%) Graphite
2 1 (5.56%) Kibana
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) hybris
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com