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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 21 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 32 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.90% 3.28% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.89% 4.49% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 1
Median daily rate £450 £406 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -20.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -4.98%
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
360 356 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 77.59% 72.95% 67.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 215 167
Median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £53.27 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Cirencester - 8 £444 -
Cheltenham +2 7 £475 +8.57% 6
Gloucester - 1 £450 - 5
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) Security Cleared
3 25 (58.14%) DV Cleared
4 21 (48.84%) DevOps
5 19 (44.19%) Java
6 17 (39.53%) Windows
7 16 (37.21%) Oracle
8 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
8 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
9 13 (30.23%) Spring
9 13 (30.23%) Linux
10 12 (27.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (27.91%) JIRA
11 11 (25.58%) Java EE
11 11 (25.58%) Ruby
11 11 (25.58%) OO
11 11 (25.58%) Python
11 11 (25.58%) MySQL
11 11 (25.58%) SQL
11 11 (25.58%) .NET
11 11 (25.58%) C
11 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
12 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (23.26%) Confluence
13 9 (20.93%) Open Source
13 9 (20.93%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (20.93%) EJB
13 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
14 8 (18.60%) Wiki

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 (23.26%) Confluence
2 8 (18.60%) IIS
3 7 (16.28%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) MySQL
1 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.60%) Big Data
2 8 (18.60%) Neo4j
2 8 (18.60%) OrientDB
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (27.91%) JIRA
3 8 (18.60%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (16.28%) Bitbucket
4 7 (16.28%) Selenium
5 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.65%) EasyMock
7 2 (4.65%) JUnit
7 2 (4.65%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.65%) Zephyr
8 1 (2.33%) Hudson
8 1 (2.33%) JMeter
8 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.33%) Maven
8 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.30%) Electronics
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
1 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
1 4 (9.30%) Marketing
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Data Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) Spring
2 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 11 (25.58%) Java EE
3 9 (20.93%) EJB
4 8 (18.60%) JSF
5 5 (11.63%) Web Services
6 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.98%) SOAP
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.65%) JSON
7 2 (4.65%) Kendo UI
7 2 (4.65%) REST
7 2 (4.65%) XML
8 1 (2.33%) Ajax
8 1 (2.33%) jQuery
8 1 (2.33%) SWT
8 1 (2.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (18.60%) Wiki
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Linux
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) DevOps
3 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
4 11 (25.58%) OO
5 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.93%) Open Source
6 8 (18.60%) ITIL
6 8 (18.60%) OOD
6 8 (18.60%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) SDLC
7 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.95%) Kanban
9 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (9.30%) Software Testing
10 4 (9.30%) System Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) C
2 11 (25.58%) Python
2 11 (25.58%) Ruby
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
3 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
4 7 (16.28%) Scala
5 6 (13.95%) Perl
6 3 (6.98%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) Security Cleared
2 25 (58.14%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) ISEB
5 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Zend
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago