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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 13 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 57 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.47% 3.84% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.26% 4.88% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 27
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £335 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +14.37%
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
506 737 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.05% 78.66% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 367 418
Median daily rate £438 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.90 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016.

Scrum Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 98 (95.15%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (44.66%) Java
3 28 (27.18%) Linux
4 26 (25.24%) Finance
5 24 (23.30%) TDD
6 23 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
8 17 (16.50%) C#
8 17 (16.50%) .NET
8 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
8 17 (16.50%) Big Data
9 16 (15.53%) SQL
9 16 (15.53%) HTML
9 16 (15.53%) JavaScript
9 16 (15.53%) XML
10 15 (14.56%) Jenkins
11 14 (13.59%) Web Services
11 14 (13.59%) Unix
11 14 (13.59%) Oracle
11 14 (13.59%) Hadoop
11 14 (13.59%) Banking
12 13 (12.62%) CSS
12 13 (12.62%) Python
13 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
13 12 (11.65%) Kanban
14 11 (10.68%) Retail
15 10 (9.71%) CRM
15 10 (9.71%) JMS
15 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
16 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills

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 (4.85%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.91%) PaaS
2 2 (1.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) Firewall
2 4 (3.88%) LDAP
2 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.91%) Intranet
4 2 (1.94%) Broadband
5 1 (0.97%) ATM
5 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.97%) Network Security
5 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) Big Data
2 14 (13.59%) Hadoop
3 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.74%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.77%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.80%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.83%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.85%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.88%) HBase
9 4 (3.88%) Impala
9 4 (3.88%) MySQL
10 3 (2.91%) Cloudera CDH
10 3 (2.91%) Data Lake
10 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.94%) DB2
11 2 (1.94%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.74%) JIRA
4 7 (6.80%) Eclipse
4 7 (6.80%) Selenium
5 6 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.85%) Ant
6 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.85%) Gradle
7 4 (3.88%) Hudson
7 4 (3.88%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.94%) JUnit
8 2 (1.94%) Mockito
8 2 (1.94%) MSTest
8 2 (1.94%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.97%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.97%) NUnit
General
1 26 (25.24%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Banking
3 11 (10.68%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Automotive
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) German Language
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Military
6 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Developer
2 17 (16.50%) Scrum Master
3 14 (13.59%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Analyst
5 10 (9.71%) Agile Scrum Master
5 10 (9.71%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Agile Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.88%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Agile Coach
8 4 (3.88%) AS400 Developer
8 4 (3.88%) C++ Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Development Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) MicroStrategy Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) RPG Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) .NET
2 16 (15.53%) HTML
2 16 (15.53%) XML
3 14 (13.59%) Web Services
4 13 (12.62%) CSS
5 10 (9.71%) JMS
6 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (8.74%) Java EE
6 9 (8.74%) Node.js
6 9 (8.74%) SOAP
6 9 (8.74%) Spring
7 8 (7.77%) J2EE
8 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
8 7 (6.80%) jQuery
8 7 (6.80%) REST
8 7 (6.80%) XSLT
9 6 (5.83%) RESTful
10 5 (4.85%) EJB
10 5 (4.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.85%) Algorithms
2 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.88%) AS400
3 4 (3.88%) Blockchain
3 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.91%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.91%) IVR
4 3 (2.91%) User Experience
5 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.97%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.97%) Bitcoin
6 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
6 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Statistics
6 1 (0.97%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.18%) Linux
2 14 (13.59%) Unix
3 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.85%) Windows
4 4 (3.88%) Android
5 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (95.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.30%) TDD
3 23 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (11.65%) Kanban
5 10 (9.71%) CRM
5 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
6 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.74%) MapReduce
6 9 (8.74%) MVC
7 8 (7.77%) Analytics
7 8 (7.77%) Automated Testing
7 8 (7.77%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.77%) UML
7 8 (7.77%) User Stories
8 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
8 7 (6.80%) Coaching
8 7 (6.80%) Project Management
9 6 (5.83%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.83%) OO
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.66%) Java
2 17 (16.50%) C#
3 16 (15.53%) JavaScript
3 16 (15.53%) SQL
4 13 (12.62%) Python
5 7 (6.80%) Perl
6 6 (5.83%) C++
7 5 (4.85%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.88%) Go
8 4 (3.88%) RPG
8 4 (3.88%) Scala
9 3 (2.91%) RPG IV
10 2 (1.94%) C
10 2 (1.94%) PHP
11 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.97%) R
11 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) ISEB
1 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.91%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.59%) Oracle
3 6 (5.83%) hybris
3 6 (5.83%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.88%) Avaya
5 4 (3.88%) Genesys
5 4 (3.88%) KANA
6 3 (2.91%) ATG
6 3 (2.91%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.94%) Pega
8 1 (0.97%) CA
8 1 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.97%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) Luciad
8 1 (0.97%) SAP
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