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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +8.39%
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
61 34 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 53.04% 64.15% 71.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 64
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £439 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) DTV
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Electronics
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) BDD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Electronics
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Swing Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (30.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (20.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) DTV
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Delphi
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss