The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 38 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 42 47 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.56% 3.84% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 4.80% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 42 42
Median daily rate £425 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £231 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £495
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 £39.63 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+13.56% +1.60%
Scrum
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
747 980 1012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.02% 80.00% 78.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 556 594
Median daily rate £416 £390 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% +6.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £537 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 41
Median hourly rate £25.50 £26.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +40.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.30 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +9 31 £425 - 17
Aylesbury -7 1 £440 -20.00% 2
Buckingham - 1 - -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 77 (96.25%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (41.25%) Java
3 27 (33.75%) TDD
4 25 (31.25%) Finance
5 21 (26.25%) Big Data
6 19 (23.75%) Oracle
7 18 (22.50%) Linux
8 17 (21.25%) Banking
9 15 (18.75%) SQL
10 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (15.00%) Hadoop
11 12 (15.00%) C#
11 12 (15.00%) Unix
11 12 (15.00%) Python
12 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (12.50%) Web Services
12 10 (12.50%) .NET
13 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
13 9 (11.25%) ETL
13 9 (11.25%) Business Analysis
13 9 (11.25%) Impala
13 9 (11.25%) Scala
13 9 (11.25%) Apache Hive
13 9 (11.25%) NoSQL
13 9 (11.25%) Functional Programming
13 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (11.25%) Apache Spark
14 8 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
14 8 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (11.25%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.50%) SAS
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
1 2 (2.50%) Skype
2 1 (1.25%) Broadband
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) Big Data
2 12 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.25%) Apache Hive
3 9 (11.25%) Impala
3 9 (11.25%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (10.00%) HBase
4 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.50%) Cloudera CDH
5 6 (7.50%) Data Lake
5 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.00%) MySQL
8 3 (3.75%) Couchbase
8 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.75%) Redis
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) Bower
3 2 (2.50%) Grunt
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.25%) Ant
4 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.25%) Gradle
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) NUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (31.25%) Finance
2 17 (21.25%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Games
5 2 (2.50%) Publishing
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Military
6 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Developer
2 11 (13.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.00%) Scrum Master
4 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Agile Project Manager
5 6 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Data Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Hadoop Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Agile Scrum Master
6 5 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) .NET
1 10 (12.50%) Web Services
2 8 (10.00%) Node.js
2 8 (10.00%) RESTful
2 8 (10.00%) Spring
3 6 (7.50%) HTML
3 6 (7.50%) Java EE
4 5 (6.25%) CSS
4 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.25%) XML
5 4 (5.00%) J2EE
5 4 (5.00%) WPF
6 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.75%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.50%) HTML5
7 2 (2.50%) Laravel
7 2 (2.50%) REST
7 2 (2.50%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (2.50%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Blockchain
2 5 (6.25%) SWIFT
2 5 (6.25%) User Experience
3 4 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.25%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.25%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.25%) Fintech
5 1 (1.25%) iPad
5 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.25%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Unix
3 4 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (96.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.75%) TDD
3 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.25%) Business Analysis
5 9 (11.25%) ETL
5 9 (11.25%) Functional Programming
6 8 (10.00%) Analytics
6 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
6 8 (10.00%) MapReduce
7 7 (8.75%) Coaching
7 7 (8.75%) OO
7 7 (8.75%) Use Case
7 7 (8.75%) User Stories
8 6 (7.50%) DevOps
8 6 (7.50%) ETL Development
8 6 (7.50%) Microservices
8 6 (7.50%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.25%) Java
2 15 (18.75%) SQL
3 12 (15.00%) C#
3 12 (15.00%) Python
4 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.25%) Scala
5 5 (6.25%) Go
5 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.75%) Perl
7 2 (2.50%) JCL
7 2 (2.50%) PHP
7 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) F#
8 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.25%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Control-M
1 2 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.25%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.25%) Apple
5 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.25%) Informatica
5 1 (1.25%) Remedy
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Talend
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