The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucester region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.97% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
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 £39.00 £31.75 £35.22
% change year-on-year
+22.83% -9.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 54 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 58.73% 75.00% 65.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 32 74
Average daily rate £400 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £19.95 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Scrum
Gloucestershire

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 25 July 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 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) Kanban
2 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) DTV
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Swing Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (8.33%) C Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Swing
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) DTV
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Kanban
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Delphi
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss