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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 32 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 36 41 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.09% 5.22% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 6.61% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 28
Average daily rate £375 £406 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
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
592 620 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.73% 78.88% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 348 317
Average daily rate £398 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.85 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.13% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £15.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 66 (92.96%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
3 23 (32.39%) Oracle
4 21 (29.58%) Java
4 21 (29.58%) .NET
5 20 (28.17%) C#
6 18 (25.35%) HTML
7 17 (23.94%) SQL
7 17 (23.94%) MVC
8 16 (22.54%) TDD
8 16 (22.54%) Waterfall
9 14 (19.72%) AngularJS
10 13 (18.31%) Banking
10 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (16.90%) OO
11 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
11 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.49%) Big Data
13 9 (12.68%) J2EE
13 9 (12.68%) XML
13 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (11.27%) Analytics
14 8 (11.27%) User Stories
14 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
14 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
14 8 (11.27%) QlikView
14 8 (11.27%) PL/SQL
14 8 (11.27%) CSS
14 8 (11.27%) SAP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (7.04%) SAS
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.41%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) Big Data
3 8 (11.27%) QlikView
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.04%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (7.04%) DB2
5 5 (7.04%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (5.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (5.63%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.23%) Data Mart
7 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.23%) Power BI
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.82%) Impala
8 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Rational Rose
2 3 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Grunt
3 2 (2.82%) gulp
3 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.82%) webpack
4 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) NUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Selenium
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (12.68%) C# Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Business Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Programmer
7 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Scrum Master
8 5 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (5.63%) UI Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) .NET
2 18 (25.35%) HTML
3 14 (19.72%) AngularJS
4 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
5 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (12.68%) J2EE
5 9 (12.68%) XML
6 8 (11.27%) CSS
6 8 (11.27%) Spring
7 7 (9.86%) SOAP
7 7 (9.86%) XSLT
8 6 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (7.04%) Java EE
9 5 (7.04%) Struts
10 4 (5.63%) Ajax
10 4 (5.63%) JSP
10 4 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (5.63%) WCF
10 4 (5.63%) Web Services
10 4 (5.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.45%) User Experience
2 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.41%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.41%) Cryptocurrency
4 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.41%) Mashup
4 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (92.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.94%) MVC
3 16 (22.54%) TDD
3 16 (22.54%) Waterfall
4 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (16.90%) OO
6 8 (11.27%) Analytics
6 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.27%) User Stories
7 7 (9.86%) BDD
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.86%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.45%) Data Architecture
8 6 (8.45%) People Management
8 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.45%) Project Management
8 6 (8.45%) Web Development
9 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
2 21 (29.58%) Java
3 20 (28.17%) C#
4 17 (23.94%) SQL
5 8 (11.27%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.82%) ABAP
6 2 (2.82%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (2.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (2.82%) Scala
6 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.82%) VB
7 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) ISEB
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) MCSE
3 2 (2.82%) MCT
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) SAP
3 4 (5.63%) Adobe
4 3 (4.23%) Tableau
5 2 (2.82%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.82%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.41%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago