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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 17 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.61% 10.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £438 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
Scrum
Berkshire

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
84 85 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 73.04% 89.47% 83.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 44
Average daily rate £413 £299 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.95% -20.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £412 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Product Owner
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Product Owner
1 2 (50.00%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA