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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.94% 2.76% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 4.88% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
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
80 82 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 77.67% 56.55% 69.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 59 50
Average daily rate £400 £400 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £29.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.62% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £29.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £30.00 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) OrientDB
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Ant

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) GWT
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com