The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 17 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.28% 1.85% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 2.42% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £485 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
64 124 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 82.05% 76.54% 72.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 93
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -56.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Polymer
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) MBA
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) Polymer
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Stochastic Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft