The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 36 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 53 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.38% 4.19% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 5.63% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 30
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £316 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £491 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.77 £38.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+0.70% +17.55%
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
944 960 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.08% 74.48% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 572 365
Average daily rate £390 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 27
Average hourly rate £26.00 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £35.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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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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
Milton Keynes -6 37 £425 +9.32% 10
High Wycombe - 3 £225 -
Aylesbury - 2 £500 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 94 (91.26%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.83%) .NET
3 39 (37.86%) C#
4 37 (35.92%) MVC
5 35 (33.98%) Finance
5 35 (33.98%) Oracle
6 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
6 28 (27.18%) HTML
7 27 (26.21%) SQL
7 27 (26.21%) TDD
7 27 (26.21%) AngularJS
8 23 (22.33%) KnockoutJS
9 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET
10 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (19.42%) BDD
12 19 (18.45%) HTML5
12 19 (18.45%) WCF
13 18 (17.48%) CSS
13 18 (17.48%) OO
14 17 (16.50%) Web Services
15 16 (15.53%) Java
15 16 (15.53%) Apple iOS
16 15 (14.56%) Banking
17 13 (12.62%) Objective-C
18 12 (11.65%) MySQL
18 12 (11.65%) iOS Development
19 11 (10.68%) CSS3
19 11 (10.68%) JIRA
19 11 (10.68%) NHibernate
19 11 (10.68%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (5.83%) Node.js
2 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.88%) CMS
3 4 (3.88%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.88%) Confluence
3 4 (3.88%) Kentico
4 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.94%) Apache
5 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.94%) Moodle
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.97%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
2 2 (1.94%) PaaS
2 2 (1.94%) IaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) AMQP
3 2 (1.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) MySQL
2 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.88%) DB2
5 4 (3.88%) Big Data
6 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.97%) DataStage
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (10.68%) JIRA
2 10 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.74%) Xcode
4 8 (7.77%) Selenium
5 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.85%) NUnit
6 5 (4.85%) Subversion
6 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (3.88%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.88%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.88%) Ant
7 4 (3.88%) JUnit
7 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.88%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.88%) Gradle
8 3 (2.91%) Axure RP
8 3 (2.91%) HP UFT
8 3 (2.91%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.94%) Toad
General
1 35 (33.98%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
3 3 (2.91%) Back Office
4 2 (1.94%) German Language
4 2 (1.94%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.94%) Automotive
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (66.02%) Developer
2 22 (21.36%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.65%) iOS Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.77%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Web Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.83%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (3.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Automation Tester
10 3 (2.91%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Senior iOS Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.91%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.83%) .NET
2 28 (27.18%) HTML
3 27 (26.21%) AngularJS
4 23 (22.33%) KnockoutJS
5 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET
6 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (18.45%) HTML5
7 19 (18.45%) WCF
8 18 (17.48%) CSS
9 17 (16.50%) Web Services
10 11 (10.68%) NHibernate
10 11 (10.68%) CSS3
11 10 (9.71%) .NET Framework
12 9 (8.74%) iOS SDK
12 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (6.80%) jQuery
13 7 (6.80%) J2EE
14 6 (5.83%) XML
14 6 (5.83%) JMS
14 6 (5.83%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) iPhone
1 9 (8.74%) iPad
2 6 (5.83%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.83%) User Experience
3 4 (3.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (3.88%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.91%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.94%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.53%) Apple iOS
2 11 (10.68%) Windows
3 8 (7.77%) Linux
4 5 (4.85%) UNIX
5 4 (3.88%) Android
5 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.91%) Windows NT
6 3 (2.91%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (91.26%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.92%) MVC
3 27 (26.21%) TDD
4 20 (19.42%) BDD
5 18 (17.48%) OO
6 12 (11.65%) iOS Development
7 10 (9.71%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.71%) SOA
8 9 (8.74%) Test Scripting
9 8 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.77%) OOP
9 8 (7.77%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.80%) Automated Testing
10 7 (6.80%) Web Development
10 7 (6.80%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (6.80%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.80%) User Stories
10 7 (6.80%) API Design
11 6 (5.83%) SDLC
11 6 (5.83%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.86%) C#
2 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (26.21%) SQL
4 16 (15.53%) Java
5 13 (12.62%) Objective-C
6 10 (9.71%) PHP
7 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.83%) PHP5
9 3 (2.91%) Ruby
9 3 (2.91%) VBScript
9 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.94%) C++
10 2 (1.94%) XQuery
11 1 (0.97%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.97%) VB
11 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Puppet
1 4 (3.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 35 (33.98%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.74%) Apple
4 6 (5.83%) Zend
5 4 (3.88%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.88%) Appcelerator
5 4 (3.88%) IBM
5 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.91%) Adobe
6 3 (2.91%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.94%) Sun
7 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) Informatica
8 1 (0.97%) Talend
8 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.97%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.97%) Northgate
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