The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing Scrum 44 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.93% 1.93% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 2.72% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £290 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £385 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +42.85%
Scrum
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
649 441 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 72.76% 70.79% 73.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 322 431
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 34
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £14.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - - - -
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 105 (99.06%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (38.68%) Java
3 33 (31.13%) Finance
4 29 (27.36%) Spring
5 25 (23.58%) Selenium
5 25 (23.58%) SQL
6 24 (22.64%) Linux
7 23 (21.70%) jQuery
8 22 (20.75%) PHP
8 22 (20.75%) CSS
8 22 (20.75%) TDD
9 21 (19.81%) Open Source
10 20 (18.87%) Unit Testing
10 20 (18.87%) Software Engineering
10 20 (18.87%) E-Commerce
11 19 (17.92%) MySQL
11 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
12 18 (16.98%) WebDriver
13 17 (16.04%) PHP5
13 17 (16.04%) WATIR
14 16 (15.09%) MVC
14 16 (15.09%) HTML
14 16 (15.09%) Tomcat
15 15 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (14.15%) .NET
15 15 (14.15%) Project Management
15 15 (14.15%) Performance Testing
15 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
16 14 (13.21%) JMeter

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (15.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.66%) Confluence
3 4 (3.77%) Apache
4 2 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.94%) Mule
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.94%) Kentico
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (10.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.77%) Magento
2 4 (3.77%) Shopify
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.94%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.60%) SaaS
2 7 (6.60%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (6.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) MySQL
2 10 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.60%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.66%) Hazelcast
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) OLAP
7 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.94%) OLTP
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.94%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (23.58%) Selenium
2 18 (16.98%) WebDriver
3 17 (16.04%) WATIR
4 14 (13.21%) JMeter
5 12 (11.32%) JUnit
5 12 (11.32%) JIRA
5 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
6 10 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (8.49%) Cucumber
8 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
8 7 (6.60%) Subversion
9 5 (4.72%) FitNesse
10 4 (3.77%) Maven
11 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.83%) Ant
12 2 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (1.89%) Hudson
12 2 (1.89%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 33 (31.13%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.38%) Marketing
3 11 (10.38%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.38%) Electronics
4 2 (1.89%) Back Office
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (50.94%) Developer
2 22 (20.75%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.87%) Tester
4 17 (16.04%) Lead Developer
5 8 (7.55%) Technical Tester
6 7 (6.60%) Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Technical Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Hybris Developer
7 6 (5.66%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.72%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Agile Coach
9 4 (3.77%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.36%) Spring
2 23 (21.70%) jQuery
3 22 (20.75%) CSS
4 16 (15.09%) HTML
5 15 (14.15%) .NET
6 14 (13.21%) Web Services
7 13 (12.26%) RESTful
8 10 (9.43%) LAMP
9 9 (8.49%) JSP
9 9 (8.49%) Spring MVC
9 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET
10 8 (7.55%) Ajax
10 8 (7.55%) XML
11 7 (6.60%) Servlets
12 6 (5.66%) XSD
12 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (4.72%) Hibernate
13 5 (4.72%) J2EE
13 5 (4.72%) Java EE
14 3 (2.83%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Open Source
2 11 (10.38%) DTV
3 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.77%) User Experience
4 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.83%) Social Media
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.64%) Linux
2 12 (11.32%) UNIX
3 11 (10.38%) Fedora
3 11 (10.38%) CentOS
4 3 (2.83%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (99.06%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.75%) TDD
3 20 (18.87%) Software Engineering
3 20 (18.87%) E-Commerce
3 20 (18.87%) Unit Testing
4 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (15.09%) MVC
6 15 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (14.15%) Project Management
6 15 (14.15%) Performance Testing
7 12 (11.32%) Programme Management
7 12 (11.32%) Validation
8 11 (10.38%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (10.38%) Kanban
9 8 (7.55%) Test Scripting
9 8 (7.55%) B2C
10 7 (6.60%) Software Testing
10 7 (6.60%) Data Validation
10 7 (6.60%) Integration Testing
10 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.68%) Java
2 25 (23.58%) SQL
3 22 (20.75%) PHP
4 17 (16.04%) PHP5
5 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.38%) C#
6 10 (9.43%) Ruby
7 7 (6.60%) Python
8 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.94%) C++
9 1 (0.94%) Groovy
9 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) ISEB
3 7 (6.60%) Degree
4 6 (5.66%) HND
5 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Puppet
2 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (10.38%) SAP
1 11 (10.38%) Red Hat
2 10 (9.43%) Zend
3 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.66%) hybris
5 2 (1.89%) Telerik
6 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.94%) JBoss
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 8 hours ago