The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 22 17 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Contract jobs citing Scrum 32 41 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.13% 8.20% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.12% 11.42% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 0
Average daily rate £400 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
Scrum
South West

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
351 359 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 78.17% 71.80% 69.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 220 104
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 11 £400 -11.11% 9
Cirencester +4 5 £375 +7.14% 1
Gloucester +3 1 £425 +6.25% 6
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 63 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) Java
3 30 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 27 (39.13%) DV Cleared
5 22 (31.88%) SQL
6 20 (28.99%) Finance
6 20 (28.99%) Java EE
7 18 (26.09%) Spring
7 18 (26.09%) JSF
7 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 18 (26.09%) HTML
8 17 (24.64%) Web Services
9 16 (23.19%) IBM
10 15 (21.74%) JBoss
10 15 (21.74%) Hibernate
11 14 (20.29%) UML
11 14 (20.29%) Oracle
12 13 (18.84%) XML
12 13 (18.84%) Jenkins
12 13 (18.84%) Relational Database
13 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
14 11 (15.94%) CSS
14 11 (15.94%) Ruby
14 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database
14 11 (15.94%) Scala
15 10 (14.49%) OrientDB
15 10 (14.49%) DevOps
15 10 (14.49%) JIRA
15 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (14.49%) MySQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (21.74%) JBoss
2 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 9 (13.04%) Confluence
3 9 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 9 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (11.59%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.35%) Apache
6 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) AMQP
2 1 (1.45%) DHCP
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database
3 10 (14.49%) MySQL
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (14.49%) OrientDB
4 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 8 (11.59%) Apache Accumulo
5 8 (11.59%) Big Data
5 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.90%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Jenkins
2 10 (14.49%) JIRA
3 9 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.14%) Ant
4 7 (10.14%) Maven
5 5 (7.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.80%) Bitbucket
6 4 (5.80%) Selenium
7 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.90%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (1.45%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.45%) JUnit
9 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Scrum Master
4 10 (14.49%) Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.25%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.35%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) Java EE
2 18 (26.09%) HTML
2 18 (26.09%) JSF
2 18 (26.09%) Spring
3 17 (24.64%) Web Services
4 15 (21.74%) Hibernate
5 13 (18.84%) XML
6 11 (15.94%) CSS
7 9 (13.04%) Ajax
7 9 (13.04%) Apache Camel
7 9 (13.04%) jQuery
7 9 (13.04%) JSP
7 9 (13.04%) RichFaces
7 9 (13.04%) SOAP
7 9 (13.04%) Struts
8 8 (11.59%) JPA
9 7 (10.14%) GWT
9 7 (10.14%) HTML5
9 7 (10.14%) Spring Web Flow
10 5 (7.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Wiki
2 2 (2.90%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.29%) UML
3 10 (14.49%) DevOps
4 9 (13.04%) Project Management
4 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.59%) High Availability
5 8 (11.59%) Kanban
6 7 (10.14%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.70%) ITIL
7 6 (8.70%) TDD
8 5 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (7.25%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.25%) OO
8 5 (7.25%) SDLC
9 4 (5.80%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.80%) System Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Java
2 22 (31.88%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.94%) Ruby
4 11 (15.94%) Scala
5 8 (11.59%) Perl
6 6 (8.70%) C
7 3 (4.35%) C#
7 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.35%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.45%) Ada
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.45%) XPath
9 1 (1.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 30 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 27 (39.13%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) ISEB
3 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) MCPD
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) IBM
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.35%) HP
3 3 (4.35%) VMware
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) Rally
4 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) EMC
5 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) Zend
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Vivid Resourcing
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 19 days ago
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Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 19 days ago
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UCAS
Rate: £35,000 per annum Pro Rota
Posted: 24 days ago