The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 20 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.68% - 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% - 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £343
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 - £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
Scrum
Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
116 74 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 85.29% 82.22% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 38 56
Average daily rate £440 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £32.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.37% +113.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Law
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) UX Design
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Leader
3 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Product Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) AutoMapper
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) RequireJS
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) StructureMap
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
1 1 (12.50%) Psychology
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft