The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 36 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 34 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.01% 6.54% 6.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 8.31% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 51 44
Median daily rate £425 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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
680 686 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.19% 78.67% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 518 463
Median daily rate £378 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 38
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £18.96 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 84 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (32.18%) C#
3 28 (32.18%) .NET
4 27 (31.03%) MVC
5 23 (26.44%) TDD
5 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
6 22 (25.29%) HTML
6 22 (25.29%) CSS
7 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
7 21 (24.14%) AngularJS
8 19 (21.84%) SQL
8 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (21.84%) BDD
9 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
10 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 13 (14.94%) REST
12 12 (13.79%) Kanban
13 11 (12.64%) User Experience
14 10 (11.49%) jQuery
14 10 (11.49%) HTML5
15 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (10.34%) Marketing
15 9 (10.34%) JIRA
15 9 (10.34%) WCF
15 9 (10.34%) Web Services
15 9 (10.34%) Ruby
15 9 (10.34%) Finance

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (3.45%) NServiceBus
1 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) Confluence
2 2 (2.30%) Mule
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.15%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.15%) nginx
3 1 (1.15%) Node.js
3 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.15%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) Intranet
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.20%) MySQL
3 8 (9.20%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.45%) RavenDB
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.15%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.15%) GIS
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.34%) JIRA
3 6 (6.90%) Selenium
4 4 (4.60%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.60%) Maven
5 3 (3.45%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.45%) Capybara
5 3 (3.45%) NuGet
5 3 (3.45%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.45%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.45%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.45%) Subversion
5 3 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.45%) WATIR
5 3 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.30%) JUnit
6 2 (2.30%) Mocha
6 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (10.34%) Finance
1 9 (10.34%) Marketing
2 5 (5.75%) Electronics
2 5 (5.75%) Games
2 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.45%) Advertising
3 3 (3.45%) Automotive
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (50.57%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) .NET Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Analyst
3 16 (18.39%) C# Developer
4 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (14.94%) Business Analyst
6 12 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (12.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (11.49%) Agile Business Analyst
8 10 (11.49%) Scrum Master
9 8 (9.20%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (8.05%) Agile .NET Developer
10 7 (8.05%) Agile Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
12 5 (5.75%) .NET Software Developer
12 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
13 4 (4.60%) Agile C# Developer
13 4 (4.60%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.18%) .NET
2 22 (25.29%) CSS
2 22 (25.29%) HTML
3 21 (24.14%) AngularJS
3 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (14.94%) REST
6 10 (11.49%) HTML5
6 10 (11.49%) jQuery
7 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (10.34%) WCF
7 9 (10.34%) Web Services
8 8 (9.20%) SOAP
9 6 (6.90%) Behat
9 6 (6.90%) Dojo
9 6 (6.90%) JSON
9 6 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (6.90%) RESTful
10 5 (5.75%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) User Experience
2 7 (8.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.45%) iPhone
3 3 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.30%) Animation
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.15%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Android
1 4 (4.60%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.03%) MVC
3 23 (26.44%) TDD
4 19 (21.84%) BDD
5 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.79%) Kanban
7 9 (10.34%) Software Delivery
8 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.90%) Coaching
9 6 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (6.90%) Microservices
9 6 (6.90%) OO
9 6 (6.90%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (6.90%) SDLC
9 6 (6.90%) User Stories
10 5 (5.75%) Front End Development
10 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 28 (32.18%) C#
3 19 (21.84%) SQL
4 9 (10.34%) Ruby
5 8 (9.20%) Java
6 7 (8.05%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.90%) Perl
7 6 (6.90%) PHP
7 6 (6.90%) Python
8 3 (3.45%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.30%) ES6
10 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.15%) Clojure
10 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) ISEB
2 4 (4.60%) Degree
3 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) DBAmp
3 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.15%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) SAP
2 5 (5.75%) Zend
3 4 (4.60%) Rally
4 2 (2.30%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.30%) HP
4 2 (2.30%) Sencha
5 1 (1.15%) ESRI
5 1 (1.15%) Google
5 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.15%) Telerik
5 1 (1.15%) Xamarin
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