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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 36 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.79% 0.35% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.43% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £500 £500 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £41.44 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -6.87%
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
294 230 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 87.76% 81.56% 78.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 93 105
Median daily rate £450 £322 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.75% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £33.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.19% +109.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £40.00 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) JIRA
2 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (85.71%) User Stories
3 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 11 (78.57%) Pair Programming
4 9 (64.29%) Java
4 9 (64.29%) Kanban
4 9 (64.29%) Confluence
5 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
6 7 (50.00%) Retail
6 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (50.00%) REST
6 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
8 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (35.71%) CSS
8 5 (35.71%) Web Services
8 5 (35.71%) OOP
8 5 (35.71%) High Availability
8 5 (35.71%) CSS3
8 5 (35.71%) Sass
8 5 (35.71%) LESS
8 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 5 (35.71%) DevOps

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 9 (64.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (35.71%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.14%) IaaS
5 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 12 (85.71%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) Gatling
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 7 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Development Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) LESS
2 5 (35.71%) RESTful
2 5 (35.71%) Sass
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (85.71%) User Stories
3 11 (78.57%) Pair Programming
3 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 9 (64.29%) Kanban
5 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
6 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
8 5 (35.71%) DevOps
8 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
8 5 (35.71%) High Availability
8 5 (35.71%) OOP
8 5 (35.71%) Open Source
9 4 (28.57%) BDD
9 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
10 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
1 1 (7.14%) Sonatype
1 1 (7.14%) VMware