Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 May 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 25 45
Rank change year-on-year +18 +20 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 411 152 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.57% 6.75% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.75% 8.03% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 105 84
Surrey median daily rate £495 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% +5.88% +16.84%
10th Percentile £400 £350 £327
90th Percentile £579 £575 £534
South East median daily rate £475 £436 £408
% change year-on-year +8.88% +7.06% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £49.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79% +222.22%
10th Percentile £36.50 £46.95 £36.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £56.45 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £48.00 £46.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +4.35% +5.14% +28.68%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,609 1,893 2,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 86.13% 84.02% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,826 1,261 1,408
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +11.84%
10th Percentile £316 £281 £264
90th Percentile £592 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 56 141
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -37.50% -
10th Percentile £10.70 £13.50 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.13 £47.50 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £22.30 £20.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year +7.47% -12.63% +5.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Surrey

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Surrey

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Surrey

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Surrey

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Scrum in Surrey

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -1 93 £463 +5.71% 19
Sunbury-on-Thames +19 82 £506 +13.38%
Staines -4 55 £488 +5.41% 5
Redhill +37 25 £500 +56.25% 4
Weybridge - 18 £475 -
Camberley 0 10 £500 -8.26% 9
Guildford -10 9 £419 -6.69% 10
Leatherhead -10 4 £450 - 4
Epsom +2 3 £350 -8.56% 2
Egham -1 3 £450 +12.50% 2
Chertsey -3 2 £425 - 2
Cobham - 2 - -
Woking +10 1 £375 -14.04% 7
Caterham - 1 £525 -
Farnham - 1 £425 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 361 (87.83%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (32.36%) Finance
3 107 (26.03%) Java
4 98 (23.84%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (22.14%) CSS
6 89 (21.65%) JavaScript
6 89 (21.65%) HTML
7 85 (20.68%) DevOps
8 84 (20.44%) jQuery
9 82 (19.95%) AngularJS
10 81 (19.71%) Kanban
11 78 (18.98%) Test Automation
12 70 (17.03%) C#
12 70 (17.03%) TDD
13 69 (16.79%) Jenkins
14 67 (16.30%) SQL Server
15 66 (16.06%) User Stories
16 59 (14.36%) E-Commerce
17 57 (13.87%) Node.js
18 56 (13.63%) Git (software)
19 55 (13.38%) Oracle
20 54 (13.14%) Degree
21 53 (12.90%) .NET
22 52 (12.65%) BDD
23 51 (12.41%) JIRA
23 51 (12.41%) SQL
24 50 (12.17%) HTML5
24 50 (12.17%) REST
25 49 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
25 49 (11.92%) SDLC

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 30 (7.30%) Confluence
2 19 (4.62%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (2.43%) GemFire
4 9 (2.19%) Apache
4 9 (2.19%) CMS
5 6 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.97%) Mule
7 4 (0.97%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.73%) JBoss
9 2 (0.49%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon Alexa
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.24%) IIS
10 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.70%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.08%) OpenShift
4 14 (3.41%) PaaS
5 13 (3.16%) Serverless
6 11 (2.68%) GitHub
7 8 (1.95%) Force.com
8 6 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (1.22%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (1.22%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.97%) npm
11 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.73%) SaaS
11 3 (0.73%) Sauce Labs
12 2 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.49%) IaaS
13 1 (0.24%) NuGet
13 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.70%) HTTP
2 6 (1.46%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.49%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) SAN
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 41 (9.98%) Relational Database
3 18 (4.38%) Power BI
4 17 (4.14%) Oracle Database
5 15 (3.65%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.41%) Big Data
6 14 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.92%) HBase
7 12 (2.92%) MySQL
8 10 (2.43%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.19%) CouchDB
9 9 (2.19%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.19%) Spotfire
10 8 (1.95%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.70%) Data Mart
11 7 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (1.46%) MySQL Workbench
13 4 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.73%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 69 (16.79%) Jenkins
2 56 (13.63%) Git (software)
3 51 (12.41%) JIRA
4 44 (10.71%) Selenium
5 36 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (7.54%) Visual Studio
7 24 (5.84%) Visual Studio Team System
8 20 (4.87%) JUnit
8 20 (4.87%) TeamCity
9 18 (4.38%) Maven
10 17 (4.14%) Cucumber
11 15 (3.65%) SpecFlow
11 15 (3.65%) WebDriver
12 14 (3.41%) NUnit
13 13 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (2.68%) Protractor
15 10 (2.43%) Eclipse
16 9 (2.19%) MSBuild
17 8 (1.95%) Subversion
18 7 (1.70%) IntelliJ
General
1 133 (32.36%) Finance
2 17 (4.14%) Banking
2 17 (4.14%) Retail
3 4 (0.97%) Legal
4 2 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.24%) Games
5 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 154 (37.47%) Developer
2 41 (9.98%) Scrum Master
3 39 (9.49%) Analyst
4 38 (9.25%) Project Manager
5 30 (7.30%) Java Developer
6 29 (7.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 28 (6.81%) Angular Developer
8 27 (6.57%) Senior Developer
9 24 (5.84%) .NET Developer
10 23 (5.60%) Business Analyst
11 21 (5.11%) C# Developer
11 21 (5.11%) Node.js Developer
12 20 (4.87%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (4.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 19 (4.62%) Agile Coach
14 18 (4.38%) Architect
15 17 (4.14%) DevOps Developer
16 16 (3.89%) Agile Scrum Master
17 15 (3.65%) Salesforce Developer
18 14 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (22.14%) CSS
2 89 (21.65%) HTML
3 84 (20.44%) jQuery
4 82 (19.95%) AngularJS
5 57 (13.87%) Node.js
6 53 (12.90%) .NET
7 50 (12.17%) HTML5
7 50 (12.17%) REST
8 42 (10.22%) JSON
9 38 (9.25%) Spring
10 36 (8.76%) RESTful
11 35 (8.52%) CSS3
11 35 (8.52%) React
12 33 (8.03%) Web Services
13 32 (7.79%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 30 (7.30%) JSTL
15 29 (7.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (6.33%) .NET Framework
16 26 (6.33%) SOAP
17 25 (6.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (9.49%) User Experience
3 24 (5.84%) Clustering
4 23 (5.60%) Fat Client
4 23 (5.60%) Thin Client
4 23 (5.60%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.95%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.95%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.46%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.97%) iPad
11 4 (0.97%) PKI
12 3 (0.73%) Minimum Viable Product
13 2 (0.49%) Analytical Mindset
13 2 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
14 1 (0.24%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.57%) Linux
2 25 (6.08%) Unix
3 21 (5.11%) Android
3 21 (5.11%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.89%) Windows
5 10 (2.43%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.24%) CentOS
8 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (87.83%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (23.84%) Continuous Integration
3 85 (20.68%) DevOps
4 81 (19.71%) Kanban
5 78 (18.98%) Test Automation
6 70 (17.03%) TDD
7 66 (16.06%) User Stories
8 59 (14.36%) E-Commerce
9 52 (12.65%) BDD
10 49 (11.92%) SDLC
11 48 (11.68%) Project Management
12 43 (10.46%) Use Case
13 40 (9.73%) Microservices
14 37 (9.00%) Coaching
15 34 (8.27%) Software Engineering
15 34 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (7.79%) Release Management
17 30 (7.30%) OO
18 29 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
19 28 (6.81%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 107 (26.03%) Java
2 89 (21.65%) JavaScript
3 70 (17.03%) C#
4 51 (12.41%) SQL
5 32 (7.79%) Python
6 31 (7.54%) TypeScript
7 19 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 16 (3.89%) Java 8
9 15 (3.65%) Apex Code
9 15 (3.65%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.92%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.68%) Ruby
12 9 (2.19%) XAML
13 8 (1.95%) ES6
14 7 (1.70%) C++
14 7 (1.70%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.70%) R
15 6 (1.46%) Perl
16 4 (0.97%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 54 (13.14%) Degree
2 20 (4.87%) ISTQB
3 17 (4.14%) Numerate Degree
4 15 (3.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.68%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.19%) PMP
7 8 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.73%) CISSP
10 3 (0.73%) ISEB
10 3 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.24%) APMP
11 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.24%) CISA
11 1 (0.24%) CISM
11 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.54%) QA
2 10 (2.43%) PMO
3 6 (1.46%) GDPR
4 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.22%) NIST 800
System Software
1 30 (7.30%) Docker
2 7 (1.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (1.70%) HDFS
3 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (7.79%) Ansible
2 14 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (2.43%) Puppet
4 7 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.22%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.49%) Salt
6 2 (0.49%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.24%) Consul
7 1 (0.24%) Kibana
7 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.24%) logstash
7 1 (0.24%) Oozie
7 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (13.38%) Oracle
2 46 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (5.35%) SAP
5 13 (3.16%) HP
6 7 (1.70%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.70%) Tableau
7 5 (1.22%) ClickTale
7 5 (1.22%) hybris
8 3 (0.73%) Apple
8 3 (0.73%) ArcSight
8 3 (0.73%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.49%) VMware
10 1 (0.24%) CA
10 1 (0.24%) Capita
10 1 (0.24%) Citrix
10 1 (0.24%) NetApp
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.24%) Sybase
10 1 (0.24%) Wyse