The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 35 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 33 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.39% 3.24% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 4.04% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 25
Median daily rate £431 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
635 717 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.44% 80.11% 77.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 378 380
Median daily rate £410 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 67 (95.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.71%) Java
3 22 (31.43%) Oracle
4 18 (25.71%) TDD
4 18 (25.71%) Big Data
5 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
6 16 (22.86%) Finance
7 14 (20.00%) HTML
7 14 (20.00%) SQL
8 13 (18.57%) Banking
9 12 (17.14%) C#
9 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (15.71%) .NET
10 11 (15.71%) Spring
10 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
10 11 (15.71%) User Stories
11 10 (14.29%) Analytics
11 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
12 9 (12.86%) OO
12 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
13 8 (11.43%) User Experience
13 8 (11.43%) XML
13 8 (11.43%) J2EE
13 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.43%) Data Analysis
14 7 (10.00%) CSS
14 7 (10.00%) SOAP
14 7 (10.00%) Internet
14 7 (10.00%) Functional Programming

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (7.14%) SAS
2 4 (5.71%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
4 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) Intranet
2 2 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) Big Data
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (7.14%) DB2
3 5 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.71%) Apache Hive
4 4 (5.71%) HBase
4 4 (5.71%) Impala
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.71%) QlikView
4 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (4.29%) Couchbase
5 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.29%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JIRA
1 3 (4.29%) Rational Rose
2 2 (2.86%) Bower
2 2 (2.86%) Grunt
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Ant
3 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.43%) Gradle
3 1 (1.43%) JUnit
3 1 (1.43%) NUnit
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Agile Project Manager
6 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.57%) WPF Developer
7 5 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.71%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) HTML
2 11 (15.71%) .NET
2 11 (15.71%) Spring
3 8 (11.43%) J2EE
3 8 (11.43%) XML
4 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (10.00%) CSS
4 7 (10.00%) Java EE
4 7 (10.00%) SOAP
5 6 (8.57%) WPF
6 5 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 5 (7.14%) Struts
6 5 (7.14%) Web Services
6 5 (7.14%) XSLT
7 4 (5.71%) Ajax
7 4 (5.71%) JSP
7 4 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.71%) WSDL
8 3 (4.29%) RESTful
9 2 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.43%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.43%) Cryptocurrency
5 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Unix
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (95.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) TDD
3 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (15.71%) User Stories
5 10 (14.29%) Analytics
5 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 9 (12.86%) OO
6 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.43%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.00%) Functional Programming
8 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.57%) BDD
9 6 (8.57%) DevOps
9 6 (8.57%) MVVM
10 5 (7.14%) Front End Development
11 4 (5.71%) ETL Development
11 4 (5.71%) MapReduce
11 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
11 4 (5.71%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) Java
2 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.00%) SQL
4 12 (17.14%) C#
5 4 (5.71%) Python
5 4 (5.71%) Scala
6 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.86%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) ABAP
8 1 (1.43%) F#
8 1 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.43%) PMP
3 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.71%) Adobe
3 4 (5.71%) Cloudera
3 4 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos
5 1 (1.43%) Tableau
Milton Keynes
VASSIT
Rate: Negotiable
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