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 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 43 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 36 47 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.68% 3.96% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 4.90% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 39
Median daily rate £425 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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
839 959 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.79% 80.79% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 477 582
Median daily rate £410 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +58.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.55 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 May 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 27 May 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 +1 28 £425 +3.03% 14
Aylesbury +1 1 £440 -2.22%
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 76 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) Java
3 23 (28.75%) Oracle
3 23 (28.75%) Finance
4 19 (23.75%) SQL
5 18 (22.50%) Big Data
6 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
6 17 (21.25%) TDD
7 15 (18.75%) Banking
7 15 (18.75%) .NET
8 14 (17.50%) HTML
8 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (15.00%) C#
9 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (15.00%) Spring
10 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
11 9 (11.25%) XSLT
11 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
11 9 (11.25%) OO
11 9 (11.25%) Analytics
11 9 (11.25%) Business Analysis
11 9 (11.25%) Data Analysis
12 8 (10.00%) User Stories
12 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 8 (10.00%) J2EE
12 8 (10.00%) Functional Programming
13 7 (8.75%) Internet
13 7 (8.75%) SOAP
13 7 (8.75%) XML
13 7 (8.75%) CSS

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 4 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (5.00%) SAS
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Liferay
3 1 (1.25%) Node.js
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) Intranet
2 2 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) Big Data
2 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.50%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.25%) DB2
4 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.00%) Apache Hive
5 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (5.00%) HBase
5 4 (5.00%) Impala
5 4 (5.00%) QlikView
5 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.75%) Couchbase
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.75%) Redis
7 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.75%) Grunt
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) Bower
3 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.50%) Rational Rose
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
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%) 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%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (28.75%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.50%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.75%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Agile Project Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (7.50%) WPF Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.25%) C# WPF Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Senior WPF Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.75%) .NET
2 14 (17.50%) HTML
3 12 (15.00%) Spring
4 9 (11.25%) XSLT
5 8 (10.00%) J2EE
6 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.75%) CSS
6 7 (8.75%) Java EE
6 7 (8.75%) SOAP
6 7 (8.75%) XML
7 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (7.50%) WPF
8 5 (6.25%) Struts
8 5 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (6.25%) Web Services
9 4 (5.00%) Ajax
9 4 (5.00%) JSP
9 4 (5.00%) WSDL
10 3 (3.75%) RESTful
11 2 (2.50%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) User Experience
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.50%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
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%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) Linux
1 6 (7.50%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) TDD
3 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.25%) Analytics
5 9 (11.25%) Business Analysis
5 9 (11.25%) Data Analysis
5 9 (11.25%) OO
6 8 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 8 (10.00%) User Stories
6 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.75%) MVVM
7 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.50%) DevOps
8 6 (7.50%) Front End Development
9 5 (6.25%) ETL
9 5 (6.25%) UML
10 4 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.00%) Project Management
10 4 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.25%) Java
2 19 (23.75%) SQL
3 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.00%) C#
5 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.00%) Python
5 4 (5.00%) Scala
5 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.50%) JCL
6 2 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) ABAP
7 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.25%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.25%) F#
7 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle
2 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) Adobe
3 4 (5.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (3.75%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.25%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.25%) Apple
6 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.25%) Cognos
6 1 (1.25%) Informatica
6 1 (1.25%) Remedy
6 1 (1.25%) Tableau
6 1 (1.25%) Talend
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
VASSIT
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago