Period
to 20 August 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 20 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 18 34
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 +3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 424 202 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.03% 8.07% 5.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.89% 9.39% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 156 94
Surrey median daily rate £488 £463 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +13.85% -4.41%
10th Percentile £381 £363 £319
90th Percentile £616 £550 £518
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.19% +13.79% +89.13%
10th Percentile £25.40 £42.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £54.90 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £46.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year +7.61% -0.54% +8.82%

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 2,848 2,152 2,178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 87.52% 85.98% 85.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,982 1,495 1,489
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -0.58% +6.88%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 57 92
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.83% -22.59%
10th Percentile £11.05 £14.25 £13.47
90th Percentile £50.93 £48.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.78 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.39% -12.09% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -2 88 £475 +2.70% 20
Sunbury-on-Thames +9 65 £517 +18.85%
Staines -3 53 £500 +5.26% 6
Redhill +25 31 £525 +5.00% 1
Guildford -16 14 £425 -9.33% 7
Leatherhead +9 11 £400 -13.51% 1
Epsom +6 10 £400 -15.79%
Woking - 10 £394 - 7
Camberley -1 9 £500 -4.31% 2
Weybridge - 7 £475 - 2
Chertsey 0 4 £425 -
Egham -2 3 £425 +6.25% 1
Cobham +3 1 £325 -
Dorking - 1 £563 - 1
Caterham - 1 £425 -
Farnham - 1 £425 - 1
Godstone - 1 £475 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 390 (91.98%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (37.26%) Finance
3 90 (21.23%) TDD
4 89 (20.99%) Java
4 89 (20.99%) JavaScript
4 89 (20.99%) Kanban
5 79 (18.63%) C#
6 70 (16.51%) Project Management
7 69 (16.27%) Test Automation
7 69 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (15.80%) .NET
9 66 (15.57%) AngularJS
10 60 (14.15%) SQL Server
11 59 (13.92%) CSS
12 58 (13.68%) jQuery
12 58 (13.68%) DevOps
13 57 (13.44%) HTML
14 56 (13.21%) SQL
14 56 (13.21%) User Stories
15 55 (12.97%) Degree
16 54 (12.74%) REST
17 48 (11.32%) Microservices
18 47 (11.08%) JIRA
19 46 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
20 45 (10.61%) Git (software)
20 45 (10.61%) E-Commerce
21 43 (10.14%) Oracle
21 43 (10.14%) Microsoft
22 42 (9.91%) Jenkins
23 41 (9.67%) Spring

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 21 (4.95%) Cloud Foundry
2 19 (4.48%) Confluence
3 11 (2.59%) Apache
4 10 (2.36%) CMS
5 9 (2.12%) GemFire
6 8 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.94%) Mule
10 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.71%) JBoss
10 3 (0.71%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.47%) CICS
11 2 (0.47%) IIS
11 2 (0.47%) SAS
11 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.42%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Exstream
2 2 (0.47%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.47%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.47%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
1 40 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.30%) PaaS
3 12 (2.83%) OpenShift
4 11 (2.59%) SaaS
5 9 (2.12%) Force.com
6 7 (1.65%) GitHub
6 7 (1.65%) Serverless
7 6 (1.42%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (1.42%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 4 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.94%) Office 365
10 3 (0.71%) IaaS
11 2 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.47%) Azure Functions
11 2 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.47%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.36%) WAN
2 9 (2.12%) HTTP
3 8 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.65%) LAN
5 5 (1.18%) SAN
6 3 (0.71%) Firewall
6 3 (0.71%) Internet
6 3 (0.71%) Network Security
6 3 (0.71%) VPN
7 2 (0.47%) DHCP
7 2 (0.47%) DNS
7 2 (0.47%) L2TP
7 2 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.90%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.77%) Big Data
3 16 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.30%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.59%) HBase
6 11 (2.59%) MySQL
7 10 (2.36%) Apache Hive
7 10 (2.36%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.12%) Power BI
9 6 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.42%) MySQL Workbench
10 5 (1.18%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.71%) GIS
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (11.08%) JIRA
2 45 (10.61%) Git (software)
3 42 (9.91%) Jenkins
4 33 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (6.84%) Visual Studio Team System
6 20 (4.72%) Selenium
6 20 (4.72%) Visual Studio
7 19 (4.48%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.77%) JUnit
9 15 (3.54%) NUnit
10 13 (3.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (2.83%) TeamCity
12 11 (2.59%) WebDriver
13 9 (2.12%) Eclipse
13 9 (2.12%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.89%) Maven
14 8 (1.89%) MSBuild
14 8 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
14 8 (1.89%) Subversion
15 7 (1.65%) IntelliJ
General
1 158 (37.26%) Finance
2 29 (6.84%) Retail
3 18 (4.25%) Banking
4 5 (1.18%) Legal
4 5 (1.18%) Marketing
5 4 (0.94%) Games
6 1 (0.24%) Back Office
6 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 121 (28.54%) Developer
2 54 (12.74%) Analyst
3 45 (10.61%) Project Manager
4 43 (10.14%) Scrum Master
5 35 (8.25%) Business Analyst
6 33 (7.78%) .NET Developer
7 31 (7.31%) Architect
8 29 (6.84%) Java Developer
9 26 (6.13%) Senior Developer
10 21 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 21 (4.95%) Delivery Manager
11 20 (4.72%) Angular Developer
12 19 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
13 18 (4.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 17 (4.01%) Agile Coach
14 17 (4.01%) Agile Scrum Master
14 17 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (4.01%) Test Analyst
15 16 (3.77%) Tester
16 15 (3.54%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (15.80%) .NET
2 66 (15.57%) AngularJS
3 59 (13.92%) CSS
4 58 (13.68%) jQuery
5 57 (13.44%) HTML
6 54 (12.74%) REST
7 41 (9.67%) Spring
8 40 (9.43%) Node.js
9 37 (8.73%) RESTful
10 32 (7.55%) React
11 28 (6.60%) .NET Framework
11 28 (6.60%) JSON
12 24 (5.66%) Spring Boot
13 23 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (5.42%) Spring Cloud
13 23 (5.42%) Web Services
14 22 (5.19%) Entity Framework
14 22 (5.19%) HTML5
15 18 (4.25%) ASP.NET
15 18 (4.25%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.60%) User Experience
3 25 (5.90%) Virtual Team
4 13 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.65%) Clustering
9 7 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.65%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.18%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.18%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.18%) Fintech
10 5 (1.18%) iPad
10 5 (1.18%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.94%) Smart Home
12 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.71%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.25%) Linux
2 22 (5.19%) Android
2 22 (5.19%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.48%) Unix
4 15 (3.54%) Windows
5 6 (1.42%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.18%) Solaris
7 4 (0.94%) CoreOS
7 4 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (91.98%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (21.23%) TDD
3 89 (20.99%) Kanban
4 70 (16.51%) Project Management
5 69 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
5 69 (16.27%) Test Automation
6 58 (13.68%) DevOps
7 56 (13.21%) User Stories
8 48 (11.32%) Microservices
9 45 (10.61%) E-Commerce
10 40 (9.43%) BDD
10 40 (9.43%) SDLC
11 34 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (7.55%) Use Case
13 31 (7.31%) Test Strategy
14 30 (7.08%) Software Engineering
15 27 (6.37%) Wireframes
16 26 (6.13%) Business Analysis
16 26 (6.13%) Coaching
16 26 (6.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (20.99%) Java
1 89 (20.99%) JavaScript
2 79 (18.63%) C#
3 56 (13.21%) SQL
4 28 (6.60%) Python
5 19 (4.48%) Java 8
6 16 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.83%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.59%) Ruby
9 10 (2.36%) Apex Code
9 10 (2.36%) C++
9 10 (2.36%) TypeScript
10 8 (1.89%) XAML
11 7 (1.65%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.65%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.18%) C
12 5 (1.18%) ES6
12 5 (1.18%) Go
13 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (12.97%) Degree
2 22 (5.19%) ISTQB
3 19 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (3.07%) ISEB
5 13 (3.07%) PMP
6 12 (2.83%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.89%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.18%) CISSP
9 5 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.94%) CISA
10 4 (0.94%) CISM
10 4 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.37%) QA
2 15 (3.54%) PMO
3 13 (3.07%) GDPR
4 6 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.42%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) GCP
System Software
1 40 (9.43%) Docker
2 7 (1.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (1.65%) HDFS
3 6 (1.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.47%) ACF2
4 2 (0.47%) RACF
5 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (4.01%) Ansible
2 9 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.12%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.12%) Puppet
3 6 (1.42%) HP ALM
4 5 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.94%) Nagios
5 4 (0.94%) Terraform
6 2 (0.47%) Kibana
6 2 (0.47%) logstash
6 2 (0.47%) Salt
6 2 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.47%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 43 (10.14%) Microsoft
1 43 (10.14%) Oracle
2 26 (6.13%) Salesforce.com
2 26 (6.13%) SAP
3 12 (2.83%) HP
4 10 (2.36%) ServiceNow
5 9 (2.12%) OpenText
6 6 (1.42%) ClickTale
6 6 (1.42%) VMware
6 6 (1.42%) Workday
7 5 (1.18%) Citrix
7 5 (1.18%) hybris
7 5 (1.18%) NetApp
7 5 (1.18%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (0.94%) Cloudera
8 4 (0.94%) Splunk
9 3 (0.71%) ArcSight
9 3 (0.71%) Google
9 3 (0.71%) IBM
10 2 (0.47%) Apple