The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 19 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.52% 5.26% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 6.60% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- +14.09%
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 Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 106 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 63.03% 79.70% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 65 29
Average daily rate £400 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) Business Development
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Mule
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
5 2 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) STL
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) Mule
1 2 (22.22%) Mule ESB
2 1 (11.11%) Liferay
2 1 (11.11%) Commerce Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) IPv4
1 1 (11.11%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) GCC
1 2 (22.22%) GDB
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) STL
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Business Development
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) ATG
1 1 (11.11%) hybris