The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 20 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.09% 0.75% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.40% 1.23% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£405 - -
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 £42.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
- +29.77%
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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 Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 162 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 79.63% 61.13% 56.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 61 26
Average daily rate £375 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £192 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
1 9 (81.82%) B2C
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 8 (72.73%) B2B
3 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 5 (45.45%) French Language
4 5 (45.45%) Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) Business Transformation
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Legal
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
8 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (9.09%) Open Source
8 1 (9.09%) HTML5
8 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
8 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (9.09%) CSS3
8 1 (9.09%) Struts
8 1 (9.09%) JBoss
8 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
8 1 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 1 (9.09%) MS Office
8 1 (9.09%) EJB

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) French Language
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) EJB
2 1 (9.09%) Struts
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) JSF
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
1 9 (81.82%) B2C
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 8 (72.73%) B2B
3 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Business Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe