The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 22 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.44% 7.25% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 8.62% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £463 £478 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.24% +12.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.89 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -4.19%
Scrum
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 116 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 75.61% 84.06% 55.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 89 25
Median daily rate £406 £444 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £349 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £552 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £42.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Cheltenham region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) Confluence
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) System Testing
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Zend
6 2 (18.18%) Zend Framework
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) V-Model
6 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
6 2 (18.18%) Relational Database

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Neo4j
3 1 (9.09%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) EasyMock
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Zend Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Kendo UI
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Zend Framework
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) JSF
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) XForms
3 1 (9.09%) XSD
3 1 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Secure Coding
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) V-Model
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Ada
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Scala
2 1 (9.09%) XPath
2 1 (9.09%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Rally
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago