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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 34 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 47 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.82% 5.53% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.92% 7.05% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 43 33
Average daily rate £375 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £423 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
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
794 908 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.35% 78.48% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 465 424
Average daily rate £390 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.80 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 35 £375 -3.84% 5
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 90 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.42%) Finance
3 32 (33.33%) .NET
4 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
5 30 (31.25%) Oracle
6 27 (28.13%) C#
7 26 (27.08%) Java
8 25 (26.04%) SQL
8 25 (26.04%) MVC
9 24 (25.00%) HTML
10 21 (21.88%) TDD
11 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 18 (18.75%) Waterfall
11 18 (18.75%) AngularJS
12 17 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (16.67%) Banking
13 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 15 (15.63%) OO
15 14 (14.58%) Big Data
16 13 (13.54%) CSS
16 13 (13.54%) BDD
16 13 (13.54%) Business Analysis
17 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (12.50%) XSLT
18 11 (11.46%) Analytics
18 11 (11.46%) XML
18 11 (11.46%) SAP
18 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
19 10 (10.42%) J2EE
19 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (6.25%) SAS
2 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.08%) CMS
3 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.04%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.04%) Confluence
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Liferay
4 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Internet
2 3 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) Big Data
3 9 (9.38%) QlikView
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (7.29%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (7.29%) DB2
6 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
7 5 (5.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (5.21%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (4.17%) Data Mart
8 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.13%) Power BI
9 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.08%) HBase
10 2 (2.08%) Impala
10 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.25%) Rational Rose
3 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.13%) Grunt
3 3 (3.13%) gulp
3 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.13%) Selenium
3 3 (3.13%) webpack
4 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.08%) JIRA
4 2 (2.08%) NUnit
4 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.04%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 16 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (6.25%) Spanish Language
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Electronics
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.04%) Games
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (41.67%) Developer
2 17 (17.71%) Analyst
3 14 (14.58%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 12 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 12 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Development Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Programmer
7 6 (6.25%) Scrum Master
7 6 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) .NET
2 24 (25.00%) HTML
3 18 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 13 (13.54%) CSS
6 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (12.50%) XSLT
7 11 (11.46%) XML
8 10 (10.42%) J2EE
9 9 (9.38%) Spring
10 8 (8.33%) SOAP
10 8 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (7.29%) Web Services
12 6 (6.25%) D3.js
12 6 (6.25%) Java EE
12 6 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (5.21%) Ajax
13 5 (5.21%) Backbone.js
13 5 (5.21%) jQuery
13 5 (5.21%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.25%) User Experience
2 4 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.08%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.04%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.04%) Cryptocurrency
5 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.04%) Mashup
5 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) Unix
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.04%) MVC
3 21 (21.88%) TDD
4 18 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 17 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (15.63%) OO
7 13 (13.54%) BDD
7 13 (13.54%) Business Analysis
8 11 (11.46%) Analytics
9 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
11 8 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.33%) Data Architecture
11 8 (8.33%) Front End Development
11 8 (8.33%) Kanban
11 8 (8.33%) People Management
11 8 (8.33%) Project Management
11 8 (8.33%) SOA
11 8 (8.33%) User Stories
11 8 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
2 27 (28.13%) C#
3 26 (27.08%) Java
4 25 (26.04%) SQL
5 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.13%) ABAP
7 3 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (3.13%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (2.08%) Scala
8 2 (2.08%) VB
9 1 (1.04%) JCL
9 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.21%) ISEB
2 3 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.08%) MCSE
3 2 (2.08%) MCT
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.08%) PMP
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) Oracle
2 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) SAP
3 4 (4.17%) Adobe
4 3 (3.13%) Tableau
5 2 (2.08%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (1.04%) BT
6 1 (1.04%) Cognos
6 1 (1.04%) HP
6 1 (1.04%) Remedy
Milton Keynes
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago