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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 29 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.39% 1.09% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.40% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 12
Average daily rate £400 £188 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -53.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
Scrum
Berkshire

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
250 214 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.32% 77.54% 69.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 90 108
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £14.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +41.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £125.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Business Development
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) RSpec
3 2 (28.57%) Capistrano
3 2 (28.57%) Phusion Passenger
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) RSpec
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Product Owner
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Phusion Passenger
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Development
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
Bracknell, Berkshire
Landesk Software
Rate: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago