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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 1.85% - 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.27 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% -0.54%  

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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 48 33 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 88.89% 56.90% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 4
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £9.23 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +225.02% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 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 28 March 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) FxCop
2 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) AutoMapper
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) Contactless
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) WCF

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) FxCop
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Moq
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (66.67%) StyleCop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) AutoMapper
2 2 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Contactless
1 2 (66.67%) EMV
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian