The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 56 54 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.41% 7.42% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.22% 9.18% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 10
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £371 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Scrum
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
499 588 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.87% 80.77% 70.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 423 203
Median daily rate £413 £410 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.75 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +26.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £95.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 40 £400 - 8
Kidlington - 6 £463 - 2
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 77 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (69.23%) Kanban
3 56 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (53.85%) Java
5 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
6 47 (51.65%) AngularJS
7 42 (46.15%) JSON
8 40 (43.96%) JUnit
9 39 (42.86%) Maven
10 38 (41.76%) SQL
11 36 (39.56%) Publishing
11 36 (39.56%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (39.56%) Jenkins
11 36 (39.56%) Microsoft Azure
12 35 (38.46%) Web Services
13 28 (30.77%) E-Commerce
13 28 (30.77%) TDD
13 28 (30.77%) MongoDB
14 26 (28.57%) HTML
14 26 (28.57%) J2EE
15 25 (27.47%) CSS
15 25 (27.47%) Tomcat
16 24 (26.37%) Spring
17 23 (25.27%) Mockito
17 23 (25.27%) Cucumber
17 23 (25.27%) RESTful
17 23 (25.27%) JMS
18 22 (24.18%) Cloud Computing
18 22 (24.18%) Pair Programming
18 22 (24.18%) Spock

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 25 (27.47%) Tomcat
2 22 (24.18%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (16.48%) Confluence
4 1 (1.10%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
Business Applications
1 19 (20.88%) Magento
2 3 (3.30%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (1.10%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 56 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (39.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (24.18%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (24.18%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 22 (24.18%) NoSQL
3 21 (23.08%) Couchbase
4 9 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (43.96%) JUnit
2 39 (42.86%) Maven
3 36 (39.56%) Jenkins
4 23 (25.27%) Cucumber
4 23 (25.27%) Mockito
5 22 (24.18%) Spock
6 21 (23.08%) JIRA
7 14 (15.38%) SoapUI
7 14 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.20%) Selenium
11 1 (1.10%) Gradle
11 1 (1.10%) IntelliJ
General
1 36 (39.56%) Publishing
2 3 (3.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (64.84%) Developer
2 30 (32.97%) Java Developer
3 24 (26.37%) AWS Developer
4 23 (25.27%) Agile Developer
5 21 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 20 (21.98%) HTML CSS Developer
6 20 (21.98%) HTML Developer
6 20 (21.98%) Node.js Developer
7 19 (20.88%) E-Commerce Developer
7 19 (20.88%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 19 (20.88%) Magento Developer
7 19 (20.88%) PHP Developer
7 19 (20.88%) PHP Magento Developer
8 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 17 (18.68%) PHP Web Developer
8 17 (18.68%) Web Developer
9 16 (17.58%) Analyst
10 15 (16.48%) Test Analyst
11 9 (9.89%) SSIS Developer
12 7 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (51.65%) AngularJS
2 42 (46.15%) JSON
3 35 (38.46%) Web Services
4 26 (28.57%) HTML
4 26 (28.57%) J2EE
5 25 (27.47%) CSS
6 24 (26.37%) Spring
7 23 (25.27%) JMS
7 23 (25.27%) RESTful
8 21 (23.08%) Node.js
9 19 (20.88%) Sass
10 14 (15.38%) SOAP
11 12 (13.19%) CSS3
12 9 (9.89%) MDX
13 2 (2.20%) HTML5
13 2 (2.20%) REST
14 1 (1.10%) Backbone.js
14 1 (1.10%) Ember.js
14 1 (1.10%) Play Framework
14 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (69.23%) Kanban
3 36 (39.56%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 28 (30.77%) TDD
5 22 (24.18%) Pair Programming
6 20 (21.98%) Open Source
6 20 (21.98%) Web Development
7 19 (20.88%) API Development
7 19 (20.88%) Automation Testing
8 18 (19.78%) Project Management
9 17 (18.68%) Performance Testing
10 15 (16.48%) Change Management
10 15 (16.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (16.48%) Process Improvement
11 14 (15.38%) API Testing
11 14 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (15.38%) Test Planning
11 14 (15.38%) Time Management
12 12 (13.19%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.85%) Java
2 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
3 38 (41.76%) SQL
4 20 (21.98%) PHP
5 1 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Packer
1 1 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Talend
2 3 (3.30%) Infor
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.20%) Sun
4 1 (1.10%) New Relic
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £399 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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