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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 12 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 83 44 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.85% 4.44% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.89% 5.39% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 46
Median daily rate £363 £383 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.22% -3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £528 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%

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
762 816 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.24% 82.26% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 425 520
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £292 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 24
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +15 53 £363 -5.22% 10
High Wycombe - 2 £338 - 1
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 148 (94.27%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (49.04%) Java
3 65 (41.40%) Finance
4 58 (36.94%) Banking
5 34 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (19.11%) JavaScript
7 28 (17.83%) HTML
8 27 (17.20%) CSS
9 26 (16.56%) TDD
10 25 (15.92%) Android
11 24 (15.29%) Business Analysis
11 24 (15.29%) Jenkins
12 23 (14.65%) Hadoop
12 23 (14.65%) Linux
13 22 (14.01%) Oracle
13 22 (14.01%) Spring
13 22 (14.01%) AngularJS
13 22 (14.01%) Big Data
13 22 (14.01%) Mobile App
14 20 (12.74%) Apple iOS
14 20 (12.74%) SQL
15 19 (12.10%) Java EE
16 18 (11.46%) User Experience
16 18 (11.46%) .NET
17 17 (10.83%) C#
17 17 (10.83%) Git (software)
17 17 (10.83%) Mobile Banking
18 16 (10.19%) Android Development
18 16 (10.19%) XML
19 15 (9.55%) MVC

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 7 (4.46%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.27%) CMS
4 2 (1.27%) Confluence
4 2 (1.27%) JBoss
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.64%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) InVision
1 3 (1.91%) MS Visio
1 3 (1.91%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.18%) OpenShift
2 4 (2.55%) PaaS
3 3 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.64%) GitHub
5 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.10%) Internet
2 4 (2.55%) Intranet
3 2 (1.27%) LDAP
3 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.64%) ATM
4 1 (0.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.65%) Hadoop
2 22 (14.01%) Big Data
3 13 (8.28%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.28%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.73%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.46%) Apache Hive
5 7 (4.46%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (4.46%) MySQL
6 6 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.82%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.18%) Impala
8 4 (2.55%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.91%) DB2
9 3 (1.91%) HBase
9 3 (1.91%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.27%) MarkLogic
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.27%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 24 (15.29%) Jenkins
2 17 (10.83%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.92%) JIRA
4 10 (6.37%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.46%) Gradle
6 6 (3.82%) Ant
7 5 (3.18%) Hudson
7 5 (3.18%) Selenium
8 4 (2.55%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.91%) Android Studio
9 3 (1.91%) JUnit
9 3 (1.91%) Mockito
10 2 (1.27%) Maven
10 2 (1.27%) Subversion
10 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.64%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.64%) Moq
11 1 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 65 (41.40%) Finance
2 58 (36.94%) Banking
3 15 (9.55%) Retail
4 5 (3.18%) Automotive
4 5 (3.18%) German Language
4 5 (3.18%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.91%) Advertising
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Marketing
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (50.96%) Developer
2 38 (24.20%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.10%) Designer
4 16 (10.19%) Agile Developer
4 16 (10.19%) Scrum Master
5 12 (7.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (7.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (7.01%) UI Designer
7 10 (6.37%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Agile Java Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Analyst
8 9 (5.73%) UI/UX Designer
8 9 (5.73%) UX Designer
9 8 (5.10%) Android Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Agile Scrum Master
10 7 (4.46%) Architect
10 7 (4.46%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.46%) Visual Designer
11 6 (3.82%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.83%) HTML
2 27 (17.20%) CSS
3 22 (14.01%) AngularJS
3 22 (14.01%) Spring
4 19 (12.10%) Java EE
5 18 (11.46%) .NET
6 16 (10.19%) XML
7 15 (9.55%) HTML5
8 14 (8.92%) CSS3
8 14 (8.92%) SOAP
8 14 (8.92%) Web Services
9 13 (8.28%) jQuery
9 13 (8.28%) Spring Boot
10 10 (6.37%) Node.js
10 10 (6.37%) REST
10 10 (6.37%) XSLT
11 9 (5.73%) JMS
12 8 (5.10%) React
13 7 (4.46%) OAuth
13 7 (4.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.01%) Mobile App
2 18 (11.46%) User Experience
3 17 (10.83%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (6.37%) iPad
5 9 (5.73%) iPhone
6 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.55%) AS400
9 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.27%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.27%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.64%) IVR
11 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.92%) Android
2 23 (14.65%) Linux
3 20 (12.74%) Apple iOS
4 11 (7.01%) Unix
5 6 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (94.27%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (16.56%) TDD
4 24 (15.29%) Business Analysis
5 16 (10.19%) Android Development
6 15 (9.55%) MVC
7 14 (8.92%) OO
8 13 (8.28%) Front End Development
9 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.64%) Project Management
10 11 (7.01%) Kanban
10 11 (7.01%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.01%) Microservices
10 11 (7.01%) Software Engineering
11 10 (6.37%) iOS Development
11 10 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.73%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.73%) MapReduce
13 8 (5.10%) UML
13 8 (5.10%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 77 (49.04%) Java
2 30 (19.11%) JavaScript
3 20 (12.74%) SQL
4 17 (10.83%) C#
5 12 (7.64%) Python
6 9 (5.73%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.10%) Perl
7 8 (5.10%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.82%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.55%) C++
9 4 (2.55%) RPG
9 4 (2.55%) Scala
9 4 (2.55%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.91%) ECMAScript
10 3 (1.91%) ES6
10 3 (1.91%) RPG IV
11 2 (1.27%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.27%) C
11 2 (1.27%) R
12 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (4.46%) Degree
2 6 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.64%) ISEB
5 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) Docker
2 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.64%) HDFS
3 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.64%) Mesos
2 1 (0.64%) Oozie
2 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (14.01%) Oracle
2 12 (7.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.37%) MicroStrategy
4 7 (4.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.18%) hybris
6 4 (2.55%) Adobe
7 3 (1.91%) Apple
7 3 (1.91%) ATG
7 3 (1.91%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.91%) IBM
8 2 (1.27%) Pega
8 2 (1.27%) Remedy
8 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.64%) Avaya
9 1 (0.64%) Genesys
9 1 (0.64%) Google
9 1 (0.64%) KANA
9 1 (0.64%) Luciad
9 1 (0.64%) Talend
9 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £425-450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £200 - £270 per day
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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