The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 14 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 23 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.19% 2.79% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.27% 3.21% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +65.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.45% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +21.16%

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
248 249 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 88.26% 86.76% 77.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 127 99
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 27
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -37.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £7.68 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.40 £99.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) OOP
2 16 (51.61%) TDD
3 15 (48.39%) Java
4 14 (45.16%) Project Management
5 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
5 13 (41.94%) BDD
6 12 (38.71%) Visualisation
6 12 (38.71%) Automated Testing
6 12 (38.71%) Manual Testing
6 12 (38.71%) OO
6 12 (38.71%) C++
7 11 (35.48%) Python
7 11 (35.48%) HTTP
7 11 (35.48%) Maven
7 11 (35.48%) REST
7 11 (35.48%) Bitbucket
8 10 (32.26%) Splunk
8 10 (32.26%) Gradle
8 10 (32.26%) Apache Ivy
8 10 (32.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (32.26%) Sitecore
8 10 (32.26%) Security Testing
8 10 (32.26%) Selenium
8 10 (32.26%) WebDriver
8 10 (32.26%) Groovy
8 10 (32.26%) Content Management
8 10 (32.26%) Ruby
8 10 (32.26%) JSON
8 10 (32.26%) JMeter

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (32.26%) CMS
1 10 (32.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (16.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (12.90%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (12.90%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Bitbucket
1 11 (35.48%) Maven
2 10 (32.26%) Ant
2 10 (32.26%) Apache Ivy
2 10 (32.26%) eggPlant
2 10 (32.26%) Gradle
2 10 (32.26%) JMeter
2 10 (32.26%) Selenium
2 10 (32.26%) WebDriver
3 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
3 7 (22.58%) JIRA
4 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
5 4 (12.90%) Gatling
6 1 (3.23%) JUnit
6 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.23%) TestNG
6 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
1 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Developer in Test
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Coach
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Development Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce Product Owner
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) REST
2 10 (32.26%) JSON
2 10 (32.26%) XML
3 9 (29.03%) Web Services
4 5 (16.13%) .NET
5 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
5 4 (12.90%) LESS
5 4 (12.90%) RESTful
5 4 (12.90%) Sass
6 3 (9.68%) Node.js
6 3 (9.68%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) OOP
2 16 (51.61%) TDD
3 14 (45.16%) Project Management
4 13 (41.94%) BDD
4 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
5 12 (38.71%) Automated Testing
5 12 (38.71%) Manual Testing
5 12 (38.71%) OO
5 12 (38.71%) Visualisation
6 10 (32.26%) Content Management
6 10 (32.26%) Security Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Kanban
8 7 (22.58%) User Stories
9 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (19.35%) Service Management
9 6 (19.35%) Software Delivery
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) C++
3 11 (35.48%) Python
4 10 (32.26%) Groovy
4 10 (32.26%) Ruby
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Sitecore
1 10 (32.26%) Splunk
2 5 (16.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Sonatype
3 1 (3.23%) VMware