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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 22 44 21
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing Scrum 46 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.95% 3.61% 6.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 4.49% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 44
Median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £317 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £478 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+32.49% -4.98%
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
543 780 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.02% 80.50% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 463 406
Median daily rate £425 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 14
Median hourly rate £10.62 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +83.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.07 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 73 (97.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) Java
3 27 (36.00%) TDD
4 20 (26.67%) Linux
5 17 (22.67%) Finance
6 14 (18.67%) C#
6 14 (18.67%) SQL
6 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (18.67%) Big Data
7 13 (17.33%) Oracle
7 13 (17.33%) Unix
8 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
9 11 (14.67%) .NET
9 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
9 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (13.33%) Banking
10 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 10 (13.33%) Node.js
11 9 (12.00%) Analytics
11 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
11 9 (12.00%) Python
11 9 (12.00%) XML
11 9 (12.00%) User Stories
12 8 (10.67%) Functional Programming
12 8 (10.67%) Retail
12 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (9.33%) Kanban
13 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (9.33%) Selenium
13 7 (9.33%) Use Case

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 7 (9.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) SAS
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.67%) Slack
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Firewall
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
1 3 (4.00%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) Broadband
2 2 (2.67%) Skype
2 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.33%) Network Security
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) Big Data
2 7 (9.33%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (8.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (8.00%) Cloudera CDH
3 6 (8.00%) Data Lake
3 6 (8.00%) HBase
3 6 (8.00%) Impala
3 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.67%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.67%) OLAP
7 2 (2.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.33%) Selenium
2 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.00%) JIRA
4 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.33%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (4.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.67%) Bower
7 2 (2.67%) Grunt
7 2 (2.67%) MSTest
7 2 (2.67%) Subversion
8 1 (1.33%) Ant
8 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.33%) JUnit
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Banking
3 8 (10.67%) Retail
4 4 (5.33%) Games
5 2 (2.67%) Publishing
5 2 (2.67%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Military
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Project Manager
3 9 (12.00%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Scrum Master
5 6 (8.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Agile Scrum Master
5 6 (8.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Data Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Banking Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.33%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) .NET
2 10 (13.33%) Node.js
3 9 (12.00%) XML
4 7 (9.33%) J2EE
4 7 (9.33%) Spring
5 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (8.00%) CSS
5 6 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (8.00%) HTML
5 6 (8.00%) Web Services
6 5 (6.67%) RESTful
7 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.33%) Java EE
7 4 (5.33%) JMS
7 4 (5.33%) jQuery
7 4 (5.33%) SOAP
8 3 (4.00%) React
8 3 (4.00%) Spring Boot
8 3 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.33%) Blockchain
3 4 (5.33%) User Experience
4 3 (4.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.67%) IVR
5 2 (2.67%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.33%) Bitcoin
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.33%) EPoS
6 1 (1.33%) Ergonomics
6 1 (1.33%) iPad
6 1 (1.33%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 13 (17.33%) Unix
3 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (97.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.00%) TDD
3 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (12.00%) Analytics
4 9 (12.00%) User Stories
4 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (10.67%) Functional Programming
5 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.33%) Automated Testing
6 7 (9.33%) Coaching
6 7 (9.33%) Kanban
6 7 (9.33%) MapReduce
6 7 (9.33%) Use Case
7 6 (8.00%) CRM
7 6 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.00%) ETL
7 6 (8.00%) MVC
7 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) Java
2 14 (18.67%) C#
2 14 (18.67%) SQL
3 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.00%) Python
5 7 (9.33%) Scala
6 4 (5.33%) Go
7 3 (4.00%) PHP
7 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.67%) C++
9 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) F#
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) VB
9 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.00%) Avaya
4 3 (4.00%) Genesys
4 3 (4.00%) KANA
4 3 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.33%) CA
5 1 (1.33%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.33%) hybris
5 1 (1.33%) Rally
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
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