The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Surrey / Woking
Rank - 12 13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking - 6.25% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.38% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
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 £42.29 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.86% -0.49%  

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 Woking with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 54 32 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 70.13% 66.67% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 32
Median daily rate £400 £415 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +32.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £336 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -81.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Woking

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

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

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) Coaching
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) MySQL
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Publishing
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) QA
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Scrum Master
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Scrum Master
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Coach
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Coaching
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (20.00%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Product Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA