The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Abingdon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 14.29% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 71.43% 55.56% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Average daily rate £363 £348 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +46.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £390 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 16
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -40.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
Oxfordshire

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Abingdon region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

Scrum
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
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