Period
to 23 January 2018

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 6 months to 23 January 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
Hillingdon > Uxbridge
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +17
Contract jobs citing Scrum 17 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 12.69% 11.46% 24.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.19% 13.92% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 18
Uxbridge median daily rate £350 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +28.33% -20.00%
Hillingdon median daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Uxbridge median hourly rate - - -
Hillingdon median hourly rate - - -

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Uxbridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 105 79 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 78.36% 82.29% 75.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 53
Uxbridge median daily rate £350 £380 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +22.58% -19.48%
10th Percentile £224 £140 £228
90th Percentile £553 £500 £456
Hillingdon median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Uxbridge median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -13.16% +170.66%
10th Percentile £31.25 £19.30 £23.13
90th Percentile £39.38 £43.20 £45.03
Hillingdon median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% -13.16% +170.66%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge.

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 January 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Internet
4 4 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
5 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 3 (17.65%) Retail

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 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
1 2 (11.76%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
1 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
1 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (11.76%) Bower
2 2 (11.76%) Grunt
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (11.76%) Mocha
2 2 (11.76%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (11.76%) webpack
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Administrator
1 8 (47.06%) ICT Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum Master
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) Chai
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) LESS
4 2 (11.76%) Sass
4 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (11.76%) Zend Framework
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) BDD
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) SOLID
5 2 (11.76%) A/B Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
5 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
5 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.76%) Task Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Web Design
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Optimizely
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Zend