The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Twickenham 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 25 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
London / Twickenham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Twickenham 11.11% 4.35% 12.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 7.69% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £250 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £377
% change year-on-year - +12.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +5.23% +16.57%  

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 Twickenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Twickenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9 13 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Twickenham 100.00% 56.52% 67.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 17
Median daily rate £363 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% -13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
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 Twickenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Twickenham 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 Twickenham

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Twickenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Twickenham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Twickenham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft