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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 88 73 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.31% 5.77% 5.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 6.84% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 41 30
Median daily rate £458 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.40% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £385
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £53.25 £41.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.09% +205.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% +22.85%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1034 1067 1015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.88% 84.28% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 710 579
Median daily rate £435 £430 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +5.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 22
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +5 20 £475 - 10
Staines +4 16 £475 +7.04% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 9 £446 -
Redhill -16 6 £404 +12.54% 3
Guildford -1 5 £450 -
Leatherhead +22 3 £463 +12.12%
Camberley +6 1 £525 -11.01%
Egham +2 1 £400 -14.89% 1
Epsom - 1 £341 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 146 (92.99%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (36.31%) Finance
3 29 (18.47%) TDD
3 29 (18.47%) JavaScript
4 26 (16.56%) C#
4 26 (16.56%) E-Commerce
5 25 (15.92%) SQL Server
6 21 (13.38%) .NET
6 21 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (13.38%) Kanban
7 20 (12.74%) CSS
7 20 (12.74%) AngularJS
8 19 (12.10%) Test Automation
8 19 (12.10%) Degree
9 18 (11.46%) Microsoft
10 17 (10.83%) Oracle
10 17 (10.83%) HTML
10 17 (10.83%) User Experience
10 17 (10.83%) Wireframes
11 16 (10.19%) User Stories
11 16 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (9.55%) Java
12 15 (9.55%) SQL
12 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (8.92%) REST
13 14 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (8.92%) Git (software)
14 13 (8.28%) Use Case
14 13 (8.28%) Waterfall
14 13 (8.28%) Hadoop

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 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.91%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.91%) CMS
2 3 (1.91%) IIS
2 3 (1.91%) JBoss
3 2 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.27%) Apache
3 2 (1.27%) Confluence
3 2 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.64%) Drupal
4 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.64%) Kentico
4 1 (0.64%) SAS
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (5.10%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.91%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.64%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.55%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (2.55%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.64%) GitHub
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.28%) Hadoop
3 12 (7.64%) Big Data
4 8 (5.10%) HBase
5 7 (4.46%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.82%) SAP HANA
6 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.55%) QlikView
7 4 (2.55%) SAP BW
7 4 (2.55%) Spotfire
7 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.91%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Git (software)
1 14 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.01%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.73%) JIRA
4 8 (5.10%) Axure RP
5 5 (3.18%) NUnit
6 4 (2.55%) Gerrit
6 4 (2.55%) gulp
7 3 (1.91%) Bower
7 3 (1.91%) Selenium
7 3 (1.91%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.27%) Log4Net
8 2 (1.27%) Protractor
8 2 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.27%) Subversion
8 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.64%) Grunt
9 1 (0.64%) TestRail
9 1 (0.64%) webpack
General
1 57 (36.31%) Finance
2 8 (5.10%) Retail
3 7 (4.46%) Banking
4 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.55%) Games
6 3 (1.91%) Marketing
7 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (24.20%) Developer
2 32 (20.38%) Analyst
3 30 (19.11%) Scrum Master
4 26 (16.56%) Business Analyst
5 15 (9.55%) .NET Developer
6 12 (7.64%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.37%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (5.73%) Agile Developer
9 8 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.10%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Designer
9 8 (5.10%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (5.10%) UX Designer
10 7 (4.46%) Agile Project Manager
10 7 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Project Analyst
11 6 (3.82%) Agile Scrum Master
11 6 (3.82%) Angular Developer
11 6 (3.82%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.38%) .NET
2 20 (12.74%) AngularJS
2 20 (12.74%) CSS
3 17 (10.83%) HTML
4 14 (8.92%) REST
5 11 (7.01%) jQuery
6 10 (6.37%) HTML5
7 8 (5.10%) CSS3
8 7 (4.46%) Node.js
8 7 (4.46%) React
8 7 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (4.46%) Web Services
9 6 (3.82%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.18%) Autofac
10 5 (3.18%) Castle Windsor
10 5 (3.18%) Entity Framework
10 5 (3.18%) NHibernate
10 5 (3.18%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.83%) User Experience
2 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.46%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.46%) Reference Data
4 5 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.55%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.55%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.91%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.27%) Clustering
7 2 (1.27%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.64%) AS400
8 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.64%) PMI
8 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.18%) Android
1 5 (3.18%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.55%) Linux
2 4 (2.55%) Windows
3 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (92.99%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.47%) TDD
3 26 (16.56%) E-Commerce
4 21 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (13.38%) Kanban
5 19 (12.10%) Test Automation
6 17 (10.83%) Wireframes
7 16 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (10.19%) User Stories
8 13 (8.28%) Coaching
8 13 (8.28%) Use Case
8 13 (8.28%) Waterfall
9 12 (7.64%) Analytics
9 12 (7.64%) Data Management
9 12 (7.64%) DevOps
9 12 (7.64%) UML
10 11 (7.01%) BDD
10 11 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.01%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.01%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.47%) JavaScript
2 26 (16.56%) C#
3 15 (9.55%) Java
3 15 (9.55%) SQL
4 4 (2.55%) C++
4 4 (2.55%) Python
4 4 (2.55%) XAML
5 3 (1.91%) ES6
5 3 (1.91%) MATLAB
5 3 (1.91%) R
6 2 (1.27%) Embedded C++
6 2 (1.27%) PHP
6 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.64%) Go
7 1 (0.64%) Perl
7 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (12.10%) Degree
2 10 (6.37%) ISEB
3 8 (5.10%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.55%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.91%) PMP
5 3 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.18%) PMO
2 3 (1.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.91%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) Docker
2 4 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.64%) Ansible
2 1 (0.64%) Kibana
2 1 (0.64%) logstash
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.83%) Oracle
3 9 (5.73%) SAP
4 4 (2.55%) ClickTale
4 4 (2.55%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.91%) Adobe
5 3 (1.91%) Informatica
5 3 (1.91%) OpenText
6 2 (1.27%) HP
6 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.64%) Cognos
7 1 (0.64%) DataFlux
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