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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 13 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 57 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.61% 5.08% 4.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.26% 6.17% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 30
Median daily rate £356 £375 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £483 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +21.12%

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
506 583 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.33% 82.23% 81.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 294 366
Median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.16 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Scrum Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 104 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (43.64%) Java
3 34 (30.91%) Finance
4 24 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (20.91%) JavaScript
6 22 (20.00%) Banking
7 21 (19.09%) TDD
7 21 (19.09%) Linux
8 18 (16.36%) HTML
8 18 (16.36%) .NET
8 18 (16.36%) Oracle
9 17 (15.45%) C#
9 17 (15.45%) CSS
9 17 (15.45%) Jenkins
10 16 (14.55%) XML
10 16 (14.55%) SQL
10 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.55%) Git (software)
11 15 (13.64%) Big Data
12 14 (12.73%) AngularJS
12 14 (12.73%) Spring
13 13 (11.82%) Retail
13 13 (11.82%) Hadoop
13 13 (11.82%) MVC
14 12 (10.91%) Unix
14 12 (10.91%) jQuery
14 12 (10.91%) Java EE
15 11 (10.00%) Business Analysis
15 11 (10.00%) Android
15 11 (10.00%) SOAP

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 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
1 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) OpenShift
1 3 (2.73%) PaaS
2 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) Internet
2 4 (3.64%) Firewall
2 4 (3.64%) LDAP
3 3 (2.73%) Intranet
3 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) ATM
4 1 (0.91%) Broadband
4 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.91%) Network Security
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) Big Data
2 13 (11.82%) Hadoop
3 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.27%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (6.36%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.45%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.55%) MySQL
7 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.64%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.73%) Impala
10 2 (1.82%) DB2
10 2 (1.82%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.91%) GIS
11 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.91%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.55%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.18%) JIRA
3 9 (8.18%) Selenium
4 8 (7.27%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.45%) Gradle
5 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.55%) Ant
6 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.64%) Hudson
7 4 (3.64%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.64%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.82%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.82%) JUnit
8 2 (1.82%) Maven
8 2 (1.82%) Mockito
8 2 (1.82%) MSTest
8 2 (1.82%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.91%) Moq
General
1 34 (30.91%) Finance
2 22 (20.00%) Banking
3 13 (11.82%) Retail
4 5 (4.55%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.73%) Automotive
5 3 (2.73%) Games
5 3 (2.73%) German Language
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (43.64%) Developer
2 20 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.73%) Scrum Master
4 8 (7.27%) Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Agile Developer
5 7 (6.36%) Agile Scrum Master
5 7 (6.36%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Designer
6 6 (5.45%) .NET Developer
6 6 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.45%) UI Designer
7 5 (4.55%) Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Designer
7 5 (4.55%) Senior UI Designer
8 4 (3.64%) Development Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.36%) .NET
1 18 (16.36%) HTML
2 17 (15.45%) CSS
3 16 (14.55%) XML
4 14 (12.73%) AngularJS
4 14 (12.73%) Spring
5 12 (10.91%) Java EE
5 12 (10.91%) jQuery
6 11 (10.00%) SOAP
6 11 (10.00%) Web Services
7 10 (9.09%) JMS
8 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET
8 9 (8.18%) REST
9 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (6.36%) Hibernate
9 7 (6.36%) HTML5
9 7 (6.36%) Node.js
9 7 (6.36%) Spring Boot
9 7 (6.36%) XSLT
10 6 (5.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.36%) Visualisation
3 6 (5.45%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (5.45%) User Experience
4 5 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.64%) AS400
5 4 (3.64%) iPad
5 4 (3.64%) iPhone
6 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.73%) IVR
7 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.82%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.91%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.91%) EPoS
8 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.91%) Social Media
8 1 (0.91%) Statistics
8 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.09%) Linux
2 12 (10.91%) Unix
3 11 (10.00%) Android
4 10 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.55%) Windows
6 1 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (19.09%) TDD
4 13 (11.82%) MVC
5 11 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 10 (9.09%) CRM
6 10 (9.09%) Kanban
7 9 (8.18%) Automated Testing
7 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.18%) OO
7 9 (8.18%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.27%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.27%) User Stories
9 7 (6.36%) Analytics
9 7 (6.36%) Android Development
9 7 (6.36%) BDD
9 7 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.36%) Project Management
9 7 (6.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 48 (43.64%) Java
2 23 (20.91%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.45%) C#
4 16 (14.55%) SQL
5 8 (7.27%) Python
6 6 (5.45%) Perl
7 5 (4.55%) C++
7 5 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.64%) RPG
9 3 (2.73%) RPG IV
9 3 (2.73%) Scala
10 2 (1.82%) C
10 2 (1.82%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.82%) ES6
10 2 (1.82%) PHP
10 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.82%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.91%) Groovy
11 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) ISEB
3 3 (2.73%) Degree
3 3 (2.73%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) Oracle
2 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.27%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (5.45%) hybris
5 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.64%) Avaya
6 4 (3.64%) Genesys
6 4 (3.64%) KANA
7 3 (2.73%) ATG
8 2 (1.82%) IBM
8 2 (1.82%) Pega
9 1 (0.91%) Apple
9 1 (0.91%) CA
9 1 (0.91%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.91%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.91%) Luciad
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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