The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 45 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 82 57 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.48% 2.32% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 2.97% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 35 40
Median daily rate £400 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £444 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.89 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -4.19%
Scrum
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1864 1916 1854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.22% 78.14% 75.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1028 949 883
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 67 23
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £41.35 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Berkshire region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 22 £400 - 3
Reading -15 17 £375 +7.14% 12
Bracknell 0 8 £519 +3.75% 3
Newbury 0 8 £400 -6.97% 4
Slough +2 6 £375 -6.25% 5
Wokingham - 2 £344 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 154 (92.22%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.75%) Linux
3 36 (21.56%) Kanban
4 35 (20.96%) REST
5 34 (20.36%) TDD
6 33 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (19.16%) Java
8 29 (17.37%) Jenkins
9 28 (16.77%) JavaScript
10 27 (16.17%) Python
10 27 (16.17%) Waterfall
11 25 (14.97%) User Stories
12 24 (14.37%) User Experience
12 24 (14.37%) Telecoms
13 21 (12.57%) Microsoft
13 21 (12.57%) SDLC
14 20 (11.98%) DevOps
14 20 (11.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (11.38%) Git (software)
15 19 (11.38%) BDD
15 19 (11.38%) Web Services
16 18 (10.78%) CSS
16 18 (10.78%) PHP
16 18 (10.78%) Automated Testing
16 18 (10.78%) Security Cleared
17 17 (10.18%) C#
18 16 (9.58%) HTML
18 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
18 16 (9.58%) JIRA
18 16 (9.58%) Open Source

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (5.99%) Apache
2 9 (5.39%) Confluence
2 9 (5.39%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.19%) CMS
4 5 (2.99%) Oracle Spatial
4 5 (2.99%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.80%) Drupal
7 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.20%) IIS
7 2 (1.20%) JBoss
8 1 (0.60%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.60%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.60%) SAS
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.59%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.20%) MS Office
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) Office 365
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.20%) Trello
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.60%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.60%) Force.com
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.78%) H.323
1 13 (7.78%) Telepresence
2 8 (4.79%) HTTP
3 6 (3.59%) Internet
4 4 (2.40%) VPN
5 3 (1.80%) BGP
5 3 (1.80%) DOCSIS
5 3 (1.80%) MPLS
5 3 (1.80%) OSPF
5 3 (1.80%) RIP
5 3 (1.80%) SNMP
5 3 (1.80%) SSH
5 3 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.80%) Telnet
6 1 (0.60%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.60%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.60%) DVB
6 1 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.19%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.59%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.59%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.19%) GIS
6 6 (3.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (3.59%) Neo4j
7 5 (2.99%) MySQL
7 5 (2.99%) OrientDB
8 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.80%) Big Data
9 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.80%) Riak
10 2 (1.20%) Redis
11 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.60%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 29 (17.37%) Jenkins
2 20 (11.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (11.38%) Git (software)
4 16 (9.58%) JIRA
5 8 (4.79%) Selenium
6 7 (4.19%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.19%) JUnit
6 7 (4.19%) Maven
7 6 (3.59%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.40%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.40%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.80%) Ant
9 3 (1.80%) Appium
9 3 (1.80%) JMeter
10 2 (1.20%) Fiddler
10 2 (1.20%) gulp
10 2 (1.20%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (14.37%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.99%) Retail
3 7 (4.19%) Marketing
4 6 (3.59%) Finance
4 6 (3.59%) Publishing
5 5 (2.99%) Games
6 3 (1.80%) Automotive
6 3 (1.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (26.95%) Developer
2 20 (11.98%) Scrum Master
3 19 (11.38%) Analyst
4 15 (8.98%) Java Developer
5 13 (7.78%) Tester
6 12 (7.19%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.59%) Product Owner
8 10 (5.99%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.39%) Consultant
9 9 (5.39%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.19%) Architect
11 7 (4.19%) Python Developer
12 6 (3.59%) Designer
12 6 (3.59%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.59%) Test Engineer
13 5 (2.99%) Administrator
13 5 (2.99%) DBA
13 5 (2.99%) Solutions Designer
13 5 (2.99%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.96%) REST
2 19 (11.38%) Web Services
3 18 (10.78%) CSS
4 16 (9.58%) HTML
5 15 (8.98%) XML
6 12 (7.19%) .NET
7 11 (6.59%) jQuery
7 11 (6.59%) Spring
8 9 (5.39%) JSON
8 9 (5.39%) LAMP
8 9 (5.39%) RESTful
9 8 (4.79%) AngularJS
9 8 (4.79%) Gherkin
9 8 (4.79%) SOAP
10 7 (4.19%) JSP
11 6 (3.59%) Spring MVC
12 5 (2.99%) Velocity
13 4 (2.40%) Django
13 4 (2.40%) Hibernate
13 4 (2.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) User Experience
2 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.99%) Animation
6 4 (2.40%) MPEG
7 3 (1.80%) DTV
7 3 (1.80%) IPTV
7 3 (1.80%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.80%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.20%) iPad
8 2 (1.20%) PMI
8 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.60%) IVR
9 1 (0.60%) New Media
9 1 (0.60%) STB
9 1 (0.60%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.75%) Linux
2 9 (5.39%) Windows
3 8 (4.79%) Unix
4 4 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.60%) CentOS
6 1 (0.60%) Debian
6 1 (0.60%) Fedora
6 1 (0.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (92.22%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.56%) Kanban
3 34 (20.36%) TDD
4 33 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (16.17%) Waterfall
6 25 (14.97%) User Stories
7 21 (12.57%) SDLC
8 20 (11.98%) DevOps
9 19 (11.38%) BDD
10 18 (10.78%) Automated Testing
11 16 (9.58%) Open Source
12 15 (8.98%) E-Commerce
12 15 (8.98%) Project Management
13 13 (7.78%) MVC
14 12 (7.19%) CRM
14 12 (7.19%) Software Delivery
15 11 (6.59%) Software Engineering
15 11 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (5.99%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.16%) Java
2 28 (16.77%) JavaScript
3 27 (16.17%) Python
4 18 (10.78%) PHP
5 17 (10.18%) C#
6 9 (5.39%) SQL
7 5 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.80%) C
8 3 (1.80%) C++
8 3 (1.80%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.20%) Groovy
10 1 (0.60%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 18 (10.78%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.19%) Degree
3 8 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.59%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.80%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.60%) CISSP
8 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) ISEB
8 1 (0.60%) MBA
8 1 (0.60%) PMP
8 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) QA
2 9 (5.39%) FedRAMP
3 4 (2.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.40%) SDET
4 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) Docker
2 3 (1.80%) KVM
2 3 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.20%) oVirt
3 2 (1.20%) RHEV
4 1 (0.60%) GeoWebCache
4 1 (0.60%) NFS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.60%) Postfix
4 1 (0.60%) qmail
4 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.60%) Varnish
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.79%) Puppet
2 4 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.80%) Ansible
4 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.60%) Bacula
4 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.60%) Cacti
4 1 (0.60%) cPanel
4 1 (0.60%) Grafana
4 1 (0.60%) Graphite
4 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.60%) Kibana
4 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.60%) logstash
4 1 (0.60%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.60%) Netcool
4 1 (0.60%) Salt
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.78%) Oracle
3 5 (2.99%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.40%) Adobe
4 4 (2.40%) Huawei
4 4 (2.40%) IBM
4 4 (2.40%) Pega
4 4 (2.40%) Tellabs
4 4 (2.40%) Virgin Media
5 3 (1.80%) Apple
5 3 (1.80%) Capita
5 3 (1.80%) hybris
5 3 (1.80%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.80%) Tektronix
5 3 (1.80%) VMware
6 2 (1.20%) HP
6 2 (1.20%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.20%) SAP
6 2 (1.20%) Veritas
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