The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 13 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.68% - 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£338 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.33 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 67.05% 73.33% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 14
Average daily rate £320 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £248 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.50 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) LINQ
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) BDD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) LINQ
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XHTML
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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