Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 26 44
Rank change year-on-year +19 +18 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 357 128 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.99% 6.22% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.23% 7.62% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 82 67
Surrey median daily rate £495 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% +5.88% +19.72%
10th Percentile £369 £315 £317
90th Percentile £578 £549 £500
South East median daily rate £465 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% +12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £48.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £46.50 £45.75
90th Percentile £54.15 £49.50 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £48.00 £43.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% -8.42% +39.71%

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 2,508 1,680 2,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 84.25% 81.67% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,788 1,053 1,353
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £312 £250 £282
90th Percentile £588 £563 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 89 87
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -41.18% -
10th Percentile £13.93 £12.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.45 £42.50 £57.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +50.00%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +5 106 £500 +33.33% 11
Sunbury-on-Thames +11 63 £503 -4.74% 3
Staines -4 39 £500 - 7
Redhill - 19 £500 - 1
Weybridge +4 15 £475 - 1
Camberley -4 6 £540 +6.40% 7
Guildford -6 5 £400 -11.11% 7
Egham +1 4 £425 -8.11%
Cobham - 4 - -
Epsom -5 3 £338 - 2
Leatherhead -11 3 £320 -7.38% 2
Chertsey - 2 - - 2
Woking -4 1 £325 -27.78% 3
Tadworth - 1 £503 -
Caterham - 1 £525 -
Oxted - 1 £375 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 306 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (33.89%) Finance
3 81 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
4 79 (22.13%) CSS
5 75 (21.01%) HTML
6 74 (20.73%) Java
7 71 (19.89%) Test Automation
8 70 (19.61%) DevOps
9 66 (18.49%) Kanban
9 66 (18.49%) JavaScript
10 63 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 59 (16.53%) User Stories
12 58 (16.25%) User Experience
12 58 (16.25%) Degree
13 55 (15.41%) jQuery
14 53 (14.85%) Jenkins
15 52 (14.57%) SDLC
15 52 (14.57%) BDD
16 51 (14.29%) C#
16 51 (14.29%) SQL
17 49 (13.73%) E-Commerce
17 49 (13.73%) Selenium
18 47 (13.17%) Oracle
18 47 (13.17%) Use Case
19 46 (12.89%) Git (software)
19 46 (12.89%) JIRA
20 45 (12.61%) Node.js
20 45 (12.61%) HTML5
21 44 (12.32%) QA
22 43 (12.04%) SQL Server

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 34 (9.52%) Confluence
2 8 (2.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.28%) GemFire
5 1 (0.28%) Tornado
Applications
1 22 (6.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.68%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.76%) OpenShift
4 9 (2.52%) Serverless
5 8 (2.24%) Sauce Labs
6 7 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (1.96%) Google Analytics
7 6 (1.68%) GitHub
8 4 (1.12%) Force.com
8 4 (1.12%) npm
8 4 (1.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 4 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (1.12%) Veeva
9 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.56%) PaaS
11 1 (0.28%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.28%) IaaS
11 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.28%) LAN
1 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.72%) Relational Database
3 23 (6.44%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.08%) MySQL
4 11 (3.08%) Power BI
5 9 (2.52%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.24%) Spotfire
7 7 (1.96%) Data Mart
7 7 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.96%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.68%) Big Data
9 5 (1.40%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 53 (14.85%) Jenkins
2 49 (13.73%) Selenium
3 46 (12.89%) Git (software)
3 46 (12.89%) JIRA
4 32 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (8.68%) Visual Studio
6 18 (5.04%) Maven
7 10 (2.80%) WebDriver
8 9 (2.52%) SpecFlow
9 8 (2.24%) Appium
9 8 (2.24%) HP UFT
9 8 (2.24%) JUnit
9 8 (2.24%) LoadRunner
9 8 (2.24%) Mocha
9 8 (2.24%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.96%) Axure RP
11 6 (1.68%) MSBuild
11 6 (1.68%) NUnit
11 6 (1.68%) Protractor
11 6 (1.68%) SoapUI
General
1 121 (33.89%) Finance
2 21 (5.88%) Retail
3 12 (3.36%) Banking
4 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.28%) Marketing
5 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 123 (34.45%) Developer
2 51 (14.29%) Scrum Master
3 41 (11.48%) Analyst
4 29 (8.12%) Business Analyst
5 28 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 27 (7.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 23 (6.44%) Architect
7 23 (6.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 22 (6.16%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.88%) Angular Developer
9 21 (5.88%) Salesforce Developer
10 20 (5.60%) DevOps Developer
11 19 (5.32%) Node.js Developer
12 18 (5.04%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (4.76%) C# Developer
13 17 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
14 16 (4.48%) Agile Project Manager
15 15 (4.20%) Agile Scrum Master
16 14 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
16 14 (3.92%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (22.13%) CSS
2 75 (21.01%) HTML
3 63 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 55 (15.41%) jQuery
5 45 (12.61%) HTML5
5 45 (12.61%) Node.js
6 37 (10.36%) CSS3
7 32 (8.96%) .NET
7 32 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 31 (8.68%) SOAP
9 30 (8.40%) REST
10 24 (6.72%) JSTL
10 24 (6.72%) Web Services
11 23 (6.44%) D3.js
11 23 (6.44%) JSON
12 21 (5.88%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 19 (5.32%) React
13 19 (5.32%) Velocity
14 18 (5.04%) JSP
15 15 (4.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.25%) User Experience
2 41 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.16%) Clustering
4 20 (5.60%) Fat Client
4 20 (5.60%) Thin Client
5 13 (3.64%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.68%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.84%) iPad
10 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.56%) Fintech
10 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.28%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.28%) EMV
11 1 (0.28%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.28%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.60%) Windows
2 16 (4.48%) Unix
3 14 (3.92%) Linux
4 6 (1.68%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.40%) Android
5 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) CentOS
6 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
3 71 (19.89%) Test Automation
4 70 (19.61%) DevOps
5 66 (18.49%) Kanban
6 59 (16.53%) User Stories
7 52 (14.57%) BDD
7 52 (14.57%) SDLC
8 49 (13.73%) E-Commerce
9 47 (13.17%) Use Case
10 34 (9.52%) Coaching
11 30 (8.40%) TDD
11 30 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
12 29 (8.12%) OO
12 29 (8.12%) Release Management
12 29 (8.12%) Wireframes
13 28 (7.84%) Project Management
14 27 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
14 27 (7.56%) Waterfall
15 26 (7.28%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (20.73%) Java
2 66 (18.49%) JavaScript
3 51 (14.29%) C#
3 51 (14.29%) SQL
4 39 (10.92%) Python
5 24 (6.72%) TypeScript
6 17 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 16 (4.48%) C++
8 13 (3.64%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.80%) Ruby
10 8 (2.24%) Perl
10 8 (2.24%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.96%) ES6
11 7 (1.96%) R
12 6 (1.68%) XAML
13 5 (1.40%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.84%) C
14 3 (0.84%) PHP
15 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (16.25%) Degree
2 21 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 15 (4.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (3.08%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.40%) ISEB
6 4 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.84%) PMP
8 2 (0.56%) CISSP
8 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) APMP
9 1 (0.28%) CISA
9 1 (0.28%) CISM
9 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.32%) QA
2 14 (3.92%) PMO
3 4 (1.12%) GDPR
3 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.12%) NIST 800
System Software
1 13 (3.64%) Docker
2 3 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (5.88%) Ansible
2 12 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.96%) Puppet
4 6 (1.68%) BladeLogic
5 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.28%) Consul
6 1 (0.28%) Oozie
6 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (13.17%) Oracle
2 43 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 41 (11.48%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.36%) HP
5 7 (1.96%) ClickTale
5 7 (1.96%) Tableau
6 3 (0.84%) SAP
7 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
8 1 (0.28%) CA
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.28%) Splunk
8 1 (0.28%) Sybase
8 1 (0.28%) Wyse