The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 6 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 61 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.94% 7.08% 8.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.27% 8.96% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 18 30
Median daily rate £413 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £349 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
301 357 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.61% 78.98% 73.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 192 221
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 23
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.91% +5.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.75 £29.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £46.20 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Gloucestershire region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +9 14 £450 +5.88%
Cheltenham +2 5 £365 -8.75% 1
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 101 (92.66%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.95%) Security Cleared
3 41 (37.61%) DV Cleared
4 33 (30.28%) Java
5 32 (29.36%) Finance
6 31 (28.44%) Linux
7 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
8 27 (24.77%) C
9 26 (23.85%) Oracle
9 26 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (22.94%) Windows
10 25 (22.94%) Web Services
11 24 (22.02%) JavaScript
11 24 (22.02%) Python
11 24 (22.02%) DevOps
12 21 (19.27%) ISEB
13 19 (17.43%) Software Testing
13 19 (17.43%) XML
13 19 (17.43%) SDLC
14 18 (16.51%) SQL Server
14 18 (16.51%) AngularJS
15 17 (15.60%) PRINCE2
16 16 (14.68%) Perl
17 15 (13.76%) Cucumber
17 15 (13.76%) REST
18 14 (12.84%) Manual Testing
18 14 (12.84%) Selenium
18 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (12.84%) .NET
19 13 (11.93%) J2EE

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (9.17%) Confluence
2 7 (6.42%) Apache
2 7 (6.42%) JBoss
3 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.75%) Mule
4 3 (2.75%) Mule ESB
4 3 (2.75%) SAS
5 2 (1.83%) Anypoint
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.83%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.83%) IIS
5 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) CPLEX
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (10.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) ATM
1 3 (2.75%) SSH
2 1 (0.92%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.92%) VoIP
2 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) Big Data
3 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.42%) MySQL
4 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.59%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.67%) OrientDB
6 4 (3.67%) Redis
7 3 (2.75%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.83%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Cucumber
2 14 (12.84%) Selenium
3 13 (11.93%) JIRA
3 13 (11.93%) JUnit
4 12 (11.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (11.01%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.50%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.59%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (3.67%) Ant
9 4 (3.67%) Maven
9 4 (3.67%) ReSharper
9 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.75%) Gradle
10 3 (2.75%) Hudson
10 3 (2.75%) Zephyr
11 2 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.83%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (29.36%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Banking
2 13 (11.93%) Retail
3 12 (11.01%) Retail Banking
4 11 (10.09%) Electronics
4 11 (10.09%) Manufacturing
4 11 (10.09%) Marketing
4 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.59%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.83%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.92%) Games
7 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (35.78%) Developer
2 20 (18.35%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Analyst
3 15 (13.76%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.84%) Test Engineer
5 13 (11.93%) Integration Engineer
6 12 (11.01%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 12 (11.01%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 12 (11.01%) Test Manager
7 7 (6.42%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Applications Developer
8 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Requirements Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.67%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Scrum Master
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) Web Services
2 19 (17.43%) XML
3 18 (16.51%) AngularJS
4 15 (13.76%) REST
5 14 (12.84%) .NET
6 13 (11.93%) EJB
6 13 (11.93%) J2EE
7 11 (10.09%) CSS
7 11 (10.09%) HTML
7 11 (10.09%) XSLT
8 10 (9.17%) ASP.NET
8 10 (9.17%) Hibernate
8 10 (9.17%) JSF
8 10 (9.17%) SOAP
8 10 (9.17%) Spring
8 10 (9.17%) XSD
9 8 (7.34%) JPA
10 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.42%) EJB 3.0
10 7 (6.42%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) User Experience
2 5 (4.59%) Wiki
3 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.44%) Linux
2 25 (22.94%) Windows
3 5 (4.59%) Android
3 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.75%) CentOS
5 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (92.66%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
3 26 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (22.02%) DevOps
5 19 (17.43%) SDLC
5 19 (17.43%) Software Testing
6 17 (15.60%) PRINCE2
7 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (12.84%) Manual Testing
8 13 (11.93%) Business Analysis
8 13 (11.93%) Integration Testing
8 13 (11.93%) Kanban
8 13 (11.93%) Waterfall
9 12 (11.01%) MVC
9 12 (11.01%) PRINCE
9 12 (11.01%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (11.01%) System Testing
9 12 (11.01%) Validation
9 12 (11.01%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.28%) Java
2 27 (24.77%) C
3 24 (22.02%) JavaScript
3 24 (22.02%) Python
4 16 (14.68%) Perl
5 13 (11.93%) C#
6 9 (8.26%) SQL
7 8 (7.34%) Ruby
8 5 (4.59%) Scala
9 4 (3.67%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.75%) C++
10 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.83%) Groovy
11 2 (1.83%) PHP
11 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.83%) XPath
12 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (44.95%) Security Cleared
2 41 (37.61%) DV Cleared
3 21 (19.27%) ISEB
4 12 (11.01%) APMG
5 10 (9.17%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (4.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) Docker
2 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) CloudHub
1 2 (1.83%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Oracle
2 11 (10.09%) SAP
3 7 (6.42%) IBM
4 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.75%) HP
6 3 (2.75%) ILOG
7 1 (0.92%) Apple
7 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.92%) Kofax
7 1 (0.92%) Zend