The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 16 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.58% 1.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.26% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
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 £38.25 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 Maidenhead region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 88 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 81.82% 76.52% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 35 11
Average daily rate £300 £400 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £18.70 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% +28.96%
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 Maidenhead

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) LAMP
2 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) Vagrant
3 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (45.45%) Performance Analysis
3 10 (45.45%) KVM
3 10 (45.45%) Puppet
3 10 (45.45%) REST
3 10 (45.45%) Bitbucket
3 10 (45.45%) Apache
3 10 (45.45%) Identity Management
3 10 (45.45%) PHP
3 10 (45.45%) XML
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (45.45%) Drupal
3 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 10 (45.45%) Open Source
3 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 6 (27.27%) Product Management
5 5 (22.73%) User Experience
5 5 (22.73%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (22.73%) Axure RP
5 5 (22.73%) UX Design
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) Photoshop

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 10 (45.45%) Apache
1 10 (45.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (45.45%) Bitbucket
2 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (22.73%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Designer
2 5 (22.73%) UX Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior UX Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Release Manager
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) LAMP
2 10 (45.45%) REST
2 10 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) Performance Analysis
3 10 (45.45%) Identity Management
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Product Management
5 5 (22.73%) UX Design
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Release Management
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) User Stories
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) PHP
1 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Vagrant
1 10 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe