The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 23 April 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 / Uxbridge
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 3.77% - 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% - 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.77% -0.58%  

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 38 65 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 71.70% 86.67% 86.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 32
Median daily rate £488 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £328 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,250 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -52.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) AOP
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) jBPM
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) jBPM
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) AOP
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle