The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aylesbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury - 12.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +19.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aylesbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aylesbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury 80.00% 75.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
Average daily rate £354 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.38% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Aylesbury

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Aylesbury

Scrum
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aylesbury 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Aylesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aylesbury 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA