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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 12 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 83 48 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.96% 4.97% 5.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.12% 6.15% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 49
Median daily rate £363 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £311 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +21.12%

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
685 780 937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.23% 80.75% 80.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 382 499
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.12% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.19 £8.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Scrum Hourly 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 21 January 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 +21 57 £356 -5.00% 14
High Wycombe - 2 £338 -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 142 (94.67%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (46.00%) Java
3 54 (36.00%) Finance
4 39 (26.00%) Banking
5 30 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (18.67%) JavaScript
7 24 (16.00%) Linux
7 24 (16.00%) TDD
7 24 (16.00%) Big Data
8 23 (15.33%) Hadoop
8 23 (15.33%) HTML
9 22 (14.67%) CSS
9 22 (14.67%) Business Analysis
9 22 (14.67%) Android
10 21 (14.00%) Jenkins
11 20 (13.33%) Mobile App
11 20 (13.33%) .NET
12 19 (12.67%) C#
12 19 (12.67%) Oracle
13 18 (12.00%) XML
13 18 (12.00%) SQL
13 18 (12.00%) Microsoft
13 18 (12.00%) Git (software)
13 18 (12.00%) Retail
13 18 (12.00%) Spring
13 18 (12.00%) AngularJS
13 18 (12.00%) Apple iOS
14 17 (11.33%) Unix
15 15 (10.00%) SQL Server
15 15 (10.00%) 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 (4.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.33%) InVision
3 2 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.00%) Magento
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) OpenShift
1 4 (2.67%) PaaS
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.67%) GitHub
4 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) Internet
2 4 (2.67%) Firewall
2 4 (2.67%) LDAP
3 3 (2.00%) Intranet
3 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.67%) ATM
4 1 (0.67%) Broadband
4 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.67%) Network Security
4 1 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.00%) Big Data
2 23 (15.33%) Hadoop
3 15 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.33%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (5.33%) MySQL
5 8 (5.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.67%) Apache Hive
7 6 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.33%) Impala
8 5 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.00%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.00%) DB2
10 3 (2.00%) HBase
10 3 (2.00%) Neo4j
10 3 (2.00%) NewSQL
11 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.33%) OrientDB
11 2 (1.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 21 (14.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.67%) JIRA
4 9 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.00%) Selenium
5 6 (4.00%) Gradle
5 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.33%) Ant
6 5 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.67%) Hudson
7 4 (2.67%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.67%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.00%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.33%) JUnit
9 2 (1.33%) Maven
9 2 (1.33%) Mockito
9 2 (1.33%) MSTest
9 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.67%) IntelliJ
General
1 54 (36.00%) Finance
2 39 (26.00%) Banking
3 18 (12.00%) Retail
4 5 (3.33%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.00%) Advertising
5 3 (2.00%) Automotive
5 3 (2.00%) Games
5 3 (2.00%) German Language
6 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (43.33%) Developer
2 30 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.00%) Scrum Master
4 13 (8.67%) Agile Developer
4 13 (8.67%) Designer
5 12 (8.00%) Analyst
6 11 (7.33%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.33%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.67%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.67%) Agile Scrum Master
9 7 (4.67%) Android Developer
9 7 (4.67%) Architect
9 7 (4.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (4.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (4.67%) UI Designer
10 6 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Senior Designer
10 6 (4.00%) Senior UI Designer
11 5 (3.33%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.33%) HTML
2 22 (14.67%) CSS
3 20 (13.33%) .NET
4 18 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (12.00%) Spring
4 18 (12.00%) XML
5 14 (9.33%) Java EE
5 14 (9.33%) SOAP
6 13 (8.67%) jQuery
7 11 (7.33%) Web Services
8 10 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 10 (6.67%) HTML5
8 10 (6.67%) JMS
8 10 (6.67%) Spring Boot
9 9 (6.00%) CSS3
9 9 (6.00%) REST
10 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (5.33%) Node.js
11 7 (4.67%) Hibernate
11 7 (4.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 12 (8.00%) User Experience
3 11 (7.33%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (4.67%) iPad
4 7 (4.67%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.00%) iPhone
6 5 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.67%) AS400
7 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.00%) IVR
9 2 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.33%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.33%) Statistics
10 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.67%) EPoS
10 1 (0.67%) Social Media
10 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.00%) Linux
2 22 (14.67%) Android
3 18 (12.00%) Apple iOS
4 17 (11.33%) Unix
5 5 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.33%) Windows
6 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (94.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (16.00%) TDD
4 22 (14.67%) Business Analysis
5 15 (10.00%) MVC
6 14 (9.33%) Android Development
7 13 (8.67%) E-Commerce
8 12 (8.00%) Project Management
9 11 (7.33%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.67%) CRM
10 10 (6.67%) Kanban
10 10 (6.67%) OO
10 10 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.67%) User Stories
10 10 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 9 (6.00%) Analytics
11 9 (6.00%) Automated Testing
11 9 (6.00%) iOS Development
11 9 (6.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 69 (46.00%) Java
2 28 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.67%) C#
4 18 (12.00%) SQL
5 9 (6.00%) Python
6 7 (4.67%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.00%) Perl
7 6 (4.00%) Scala
8 5 (3.33%) C++
9 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.67%) RPG
9 4 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.00%) RPG IV
10 3 (2.00%) VB
11 2 (1.33%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.33%) C
11 2 (1.33%) ES6
11 2 (1.33%) PHP
11 2 (1.33%) R
11 2 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Degree
2 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) ISEB
4 3 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.67%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.67%) Control-M
3 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (12.67%) Oracle
2 18 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.33%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (4.00%) hybris
5 5 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.67%) Avaya
6 4 (2.67%) Genesys
6 4 (2.67%) KANA
7 3 (2.00%) Adobe
7 3 (2.00%) Apple
7 3 (2.00%) ATG
8 2 (1.33%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.33%) IBM
8 2 (1.33%) Pega
8 2 (1.33%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.67%) Google
9 1 (0.67%) Luciad
9 1 (0.67%) Talend
9 1 (0.67%) Xamarin
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