Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 23 33
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 264 159 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.45% 6.92% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.36% 8.29% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 105 85
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £538 £505
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 - £46.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £34.15
90th Percentile £52.20 - £47.25
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £52.00 £45.75
% change year-on-year -8.65% +13.66% +7.65%

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 2324 1917 2234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.18% 83.42% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1667 1269 1373
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +7.33%
10th Percentile £300 £260 £285
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 84 51
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +5.69%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.76 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +6 80 £513 - 6
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 28 £448 -31.15%
Redhill +6 25 £500 +66.67% 1
Staines +1 24 £488 -2.50% 2
Guildford -5 10 £438 +2.94% 5
Camberley +12 7 £530 +17.78%
Cobham 0 5 £325 -
Epsom - 5 £338 - 1
Leatherhead -7 4 £391 +13.24% 2
Weybridge +16 3 £338 -
Chertsey - 3 - - 3
Egham +1 2 £400 -13.98% 2
Woking -15 1 £325 -27.37% 4
Tadworth - 1 £503 -
Oxted - 1 £375 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 236 (89.39%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (40.91%) Finance
3 55 (20.83%) Java
4 50 (18.94%) JIRA
5 49 (18.56%) JavaScript
6 48 (18.18%) Kanban
6 48 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 45 (17.05%) CSS
8 44 (16.67%) Coaching
9 42 (15.91%) Confluence
10 41 (15.53%) User Experience
11 40 (15.15%) HTML
12 39 (14.77%) Degree
13 37 (14.02%) Microsoft
13 37 (14.02%) AngularJS
14 36 (13.64%) DevOps
14 36 (13.64%) Velocity
15 35 (13.26%) Oracle
15 35 (13.26%) BDD
16 34 (12.88%) C#
17 33 (12.50%) SQL
18 32 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (10.61%) Project Management
19 28 (10.61%) E-Commerce
19 28 (10.61%) User Stories
20 27 (10.23%) SDLC
20 27 (10.23%) Wireframes
21 26 (9.85%) Oracle Database
21 26 (9.85%) Waterfall
22 25 (9.47%) User Acceptance Testing

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 42 (15.91%) Confluence
2 9 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.38%) Apache
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.38%) nginx
4 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.38%) Tornado
Applications
1 10 (3.79%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.76%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.65%) Adobe Analytics
1 7 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.65%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.27%) SaaS
2 6 (2.27%) Sauce Labs
3 5 (1.89%) Force.com
3 5 (1.89%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 5 (1.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 5 (1.89%) Veeva
4 3 (1.14%) GitHub
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.38%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) SSH
1 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.85%) Oracle Database
2 20 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.17%) MySQL
4 7 (2.65%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (1.89%) Big Data
6 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.14%) HBase
7 3 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.14%) Redis
8 2 (0.76%) GIS
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.76%) WhereScape RED
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 50 (18.94%) JIRA
2 25 (9.47%) Selenium
3 24 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 20 (7.58%) Git (software)
5 19 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (6.82%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.41%) Axure RP
8 8 (3.03%) Mocha
9 7 (2.65%) HP UFT
9 7 (2.65%) Subversion
9 7 (2.65%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.27%) Appium
10 6 (2.27%) LoadRunner
10 6 (2.27%) Maven
11 5 (1.89%) TestRail
12 4 (1.52%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.52%) JMeter
12 4 (1.52%) NeoLoad
12 4 (1.52%) PyCharm
12 4 (1.52%) SoapUI
General
1 108 (40.91%) Finance
2 16 (6.06%) Retail
3 9 (3.41%) Banking
4 4 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.14%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (24.62%) Scrum Master
2 61 (23.11%) Developer
3 30 (11.36%) Analyst
4 26 (9.85%) Business Analyst
5 23 (8.71%) Project Manager
6 21 (7.95%) Architect
7 15 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 14 (5.30%) Agile Project Manager
8 14 (5.30%) Agile Scrum Master
8 14 (5.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.17%) Finance Business Analyst
10 11 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
10 11 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
10 11 (4.17%) Technical Architect
10 11 (4.17%) Test Engineer
11 10 (3.79%) Angular Developer
11 10 (3.79%) Delivery Manager
12 9 (3.41%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (17.05%) CSS
2 40 (15.15%) HTML
3 37 (14.02%) AngularJS
4 36 (13.64%) Velocity
5 24 (9.09%) .NET
6 21 (7.95%) SOAP
7 20 (7.58%) Web Services
8 19 (7.20%) jQuery
8 19 (7.20%) REST
9 18 (6.82%) Node.js
10 13 (4.92%) CSS3
10 13 (4.92%) HTML5
11 12 (4.55%) Hibernate
12 11 (4.17%) JSON
13 10 (3.79%) Ajax
13 10 (3.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (3.41%) React
15 8 (3.03%) Chai
15 8 (3.03%) JAXB
16 7 (2.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.53%) User Experience
2 23 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.27%) CMDB
3 6 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (1.89%) Clustering
4 5 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.89%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.14%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (1.14%) EMV
6 3 (1.14%) Equities
6 3 (1.14%) Tandem
7 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.76%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.76%) PMI
7 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.95%) Linux
2 17 (6.44%) Windows
3 8 (3.03%) Unix
4 3 (1.14%) CentOS
5 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Debian
6 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (89.39%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.18%) Kanban
2 48 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 44 (16.67%) Coaching
4 36 (13.64%) DevOps
5 35 (13.26%) BDD
6 32 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (10.61%) E-Commerce
7 28 (10.61%) Project Management
7 28 (10.61%) User Stories
8 27 (10.23%) SDLC
8 27 (10.23%) Wireframes
9 26 (9.85%) Waterfall
10 25 (9.47%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (9.09%) System Testing
12 22 (8.33%) TDD
13 21 (7.95%) OO
14 20 (7.58%) UML
15 19 (7.20%) Front End Development
15 19 (7.20%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 55 (20.83%) Java
2 49 (18.56%) JavaScript
3 34 (12.88%) C#
4 33 (12.50%) SQL
5 19 (7.20%) Python
6 16 (6.06%) C++
7 13 (4.92%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.27%) ES6
8 6 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.52%) PHP
9 4 (1.52%) Ruby
10 3 (1.14%) Perl
11 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.76%) C
12 1 (0.38%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.38%) Go
12 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 39 (14.77%) Degree
2 18 (6.82%) ISTQB
3 11 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.65%) ISEB
5 2 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.76%) PMP
5 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.71%) QA
2 11 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (2.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) zsh
Systems Management
1 6 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.14%) Puppet
3 2 (0.76%) Ansible
3 2 (0.76%) Terraform
4 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.38%) Kibana
4 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.38%) logstash
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.26%) Oracle
3 22 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.65%) ClickTale
5 6 (2.27%) HP
5 6 (2.27%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.76%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.76%) SAP
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore