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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 16 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.32% 12.68% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 15.52% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 3
Median daily rate £425 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +7.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
66 116 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 70.21% 81.69% 55.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 72 26
Median daily rate £375 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £579 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) DV Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Kanban
5 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 4 (25.00%) Validation
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) Rally
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) JBoss
7 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) HTTP
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management

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 (18.75%) Confluence
1 3 (18.75%) JBoss
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) AMQP
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.25%) EasyMock
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Zend Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) Kendo UI
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) XForms
2 2 (12.50%) XSD
2 2 (12.50%) XSL
2 2 (12.50%) Zend Framework
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) JSF
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Kanban
4 4 (25.00%) Service Management
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
2 2 (12.50%) XPath
2 2 (12.50%) XQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Ada
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (6.25%) MCPD
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
1 3 (18.75%) HP
1 3 (18.75%) Rally
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Zend
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
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