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 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.06% 1.09% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.54% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+10.95% +10.60%
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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 Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 65 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 77.66% 70.65% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 64
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £160 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -56.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Java Concurrency
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JBehave
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java Concurrency
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
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