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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 12 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.08% - 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£225 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £38.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +21.25%
Scrum
Buckinghamshire

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
31 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 63.27% 62.03% 62.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 20
Average daily rate £388 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £149 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) TDD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle