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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 37 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.32% 0.72% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 0.93% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £519 £500 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
262 216 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 86.75% 77.98% 84.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 91 97
Median daily rate £450 £322 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.75% -14.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.50 £140.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) Pair Programming
4 7 (63.64%) REST
4 7 (63.64%) User Stories
4 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 6 (54.55%) JIRA
6 5 (45.45%) DevOps
7 4 (36.36%) High Availability
7 4 (36.36%) BDD
7 4 (36.36%) Open Source
7 4 (36.36%) Confluence
7 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
7 4 (36.36%) Kanban
8 3 (27.27%) Degree
8 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (27.27%) QA
8 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (9.09%) SCOM
10 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
10 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (9.09%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Development Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) ELK Stack
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Debian
1 1 (9.09%) Fedora
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Pair Programming
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) User Stories
4 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
6 5 (45.45%) DevOps
7 4 (36.36%) BDD
7 4 (36.36%) High Availability
7 4 (36.36%) Kanban
7 4 (36.36%) Open Source
7 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
8 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
9 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) Postfix
1 1 (9.09%) qmail
1 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
1 1 (9.09%) Varnish
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Bacula
1 1 (9.09%) Cacti
1 1 (9.09%) cPanel
1 1 (9.09%) Grafana
1 1 (9.09%) Graphite
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
1 1 (9.09%) logstash
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) Plesk
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (9.09%) Salt
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) CommVault
1 1 (9.09%) Hitachi
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) NetApp
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec
1 1 (9.09%) VMware