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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 25 17 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs citing Scrum 30 46 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.52% 9.75% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.88% 12.71% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £360 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
338 362 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.48% 76.69% 69.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 221 139
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 33
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheltenham 0 8 £450 -1.74% 7
Gloucester 0 1 £375 -11.76% 4
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 63 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (55.07%) Security Cleared
3 35 (50.72%) DV Cleared
4 33 (47.83%) Java
5 23 (33.33%) Spring
6 22 (31.88%) SQL
6 22 (31.88%) DevOps
7 20 (28.99%) Relational Database
7 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
8 19 (27.54%) Java EE
9 18 (26.09%) Jenkins
10 17 (24.64%) JIRA
10 17 (24.64%) JSF
10 17 (24.64%) Finance
10 17 (24.64%) MySQL
11 16 (23.19%) Oracle
11 16 (23.19%) OO
12 15 (21.74%) ITIL
13 14 (20.29%) XML
13 14 (20.29%) Ruby
13 14 (20.29%) Confluence
13 14 (20.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (18.84%) Hibernate
14 13 (18.84%) Linux
14 13 (18.84%) UML
14 13 (18.84%) IBM
15 12 (17.39%) OOD
15 12 (17.39%) Web Services
15 12 (17.39%) CSS
15 12 (17.39%) JavaScript

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 14 (20.29%) Confluence
2 11 (15.94%) Apache
2 11 (15.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (10.14%) JBoss
5 2 (2.90%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) SAN
2 2 (2.90%) SSH
3 1 (1.45%) AMQP
3 1 (1.45%) DHCP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) Relational Database
2 17 (24.64%) MySQL
3 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database
3 11 (15.94%) OrientDB
4 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (13.04%) Big Data
5 9 (13.04%) Neo4j
6 7 (10.14%) RDBMS
7 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
9 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.90%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 17 (24.64%) JIRA
3 14 (20.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (17.39%) Bitbucket
5 9 (13.04%) Selenium
6 8 (11.59%) Eclipse
7 7 (10.14%) Cucumber
8 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.90%) EasyMock
9 2 (2.90%) JUnit
9 2 (2.90%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.90%) Subversion
9 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.90%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.45%) Maven
10 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Electronics
2 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
2 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Scrum Master
4 10 (14.49%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Test Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Big Data Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Data Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Architect
9 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) Spring
2 19 (27.54%) Java EE
3 17 (24.64%) JSF
4 14 (20.29%) XML
5 13 (18.84%) Hibernate
6 12 (17.39%) CSS
6 12 (17.39%) HTML
6 12 (17.39%) Web Services
7 9 (13.04%) Apache Camel
7 9 (13.04%) EJB
8 8 (11.59%) Ajax
8 8 (11.59%) JSP
8 8 (11.59%) RichFaces
8 8 (11.59%) Struts
9 7 (10.14%) JPA
10 6 (8.70%) J2EE
10 6 (8.70%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (5.80%) JBoss Seam
11 4 (5.80%) jQuery
11 4 (5.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Wiki
2 8 (11.59%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) DevOps
3 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
4 16 (23.19%) OO
5 15 (21.74%) ITIL
6 13 (18.84%) UML
7 12 (17.39%) OOD
8 11 (15.94%) Project Management
8 11 (15.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
9 10 (14.49%) Kanban
10 9 (13.04%) Integration Testing
10 9 (13.04%) Open Source
11 8 (11.59%) SDLC
11 8 (11.59%) Validation
12 7 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (10.14%) High Availability
12 7 (10.14%) TDD
13 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Java
2 22 (31.88%) SQL
3 14 (20.29%) Ruby
4 12 (17.39%) C
4 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.94%) Scala
6 10 (14.49%) PL/SQL
7 8 (11.59%) Python
8 4 (5.80%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) XPath
9 2 (2.90%) XQuery
10 1 (1.45%) Ada
10 1 (1.45%) C#
10 1 (1.45%) C++
10 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (55.07%) Security Cleared
2 35 (50.72%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) ISEB
3 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.45%) MCPD
6 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 2 (2.90%) Kibana
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) IBM
3 5 (7.25%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.35%) Rally
5 3 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.90%) Zend
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) EMC
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
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