Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 24 November 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
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 14 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 5.22% 7.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 8.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £525 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 104 135 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 77.61% 85.99% 86.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 84 47
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £414 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.65% +9.68% +35.37%
10th Percentile £162 £255 £244
90th Percentile £550 £593 £600
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.70% -57.89% +193.21%
10th Percentile £13.41 £18.80 £15.63
90th Percentile £17.63 £29.20 £134.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Welwyn Garden City

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Microservices
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Groovy
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (42.86%) React
4 3 (42.86%) Grunt
4 3 (42.86%) Play Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Scalatra

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Grunt
1 3 (42.86%) gulp
1 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Dropwizard
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Hystrix
2 3 (42.86%) Play Framework
2 3 (42.86%) React
2 3 (42.86%) Scalatra
2 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Kanban
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Microservices
3 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) SOLID
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) New Relic