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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 16 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 5.44% 2.72% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.96% 3.54% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £38.77 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +0.70%
Scrum
Berkshire

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
115 113 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 78.23% 76.87% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 51 53
Median daily rate £360 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Pega
3 3 (25.00%) Kanban
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) JUnit
3 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) Games
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Groovy
4 2 (16.67%) Feature Driven Development
4 2 (16.67%) Mockito

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 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Hamcrest
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Scrum Master
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
3 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) JAX-RS
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) JSP
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Kanban
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) ATDD
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Feature Driven Development
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Service Design
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Groovy
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Pega
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow