The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 35 38 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing Scrum 23 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.24% 3.86% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 4.73% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 10
Average daily rate £450 £380 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -
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
435 528 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.26% 81.61% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 337 161
Average daily rate £413 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 15 £488 +26.62% 3
Wallingford - 3 - -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 45 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Publishing
3 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (38.00%) Kanban
4 17 (34.00%) Java
5 16 (32.00%) HTML
5 16 (32.00%) TDD
5 16 (32.00%) Open Source
6 15 (30.00%) CSS
7 14 (28.00%) Web Services
7 14 (28.00%) E-Commerce
8 13 (26.00%) Node.js
9 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (18.00%) GitHub
10 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (16.00%) BDD
11 8 (16.00%) Spring
11 8 (16.00%) MVC
12 7 (14.00%) J2EE
12 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
13 6 (12.00%) REST
13 6 (12.00%) OO
13 6 (12.00%) SOAP
13 6 (12.00%) Project Management
13 6 (12.00%) Hibernate
13 6 (12.00%) Ajax
13 6 (12.00%) JSON
14 5 (10.00%) Pair Programming
14 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.00%) Node.js
2 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) FastStats
2 1 (2.00%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) GitHub
3 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.00%) Pentaho
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.00%) HBase
6 1 (2.00%) OLAP
6 1 (2.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Protractor
2 1 (2.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (40.00%) Publishing
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Node.js Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 10 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Leader
5 6 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
7 4 (8.00%) HTML Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Magento Developer
7 4 (8.00%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.00%) PHP Magento Developer
7 4 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) HTML
2 15 (30.00%) CSS
3 14 (28.00%) Web Services
4 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (16.00%) Spring
6 7 (14.00%) J2EE
7 6 (12.00%) Ajax
7 6 (12.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (12.00%) JSON
7 6 (12.00%) REST
7 6 (12.00%) SOAP
8 5 (10.00%) .NET
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.00%) HTML5
9 4 (8.00%) Java EE
9 4 (8.00%) Sass
9 4 (8.00%) Spring MVC
10 3 (6.00%) CSS3
10 3 (6.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (4.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (4.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Kanban
3 16 (32.00%) Open Source
3 16 (32.00%) TDD
4 14 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.00%) BDD
6 8 (16.00%) MVC
7 6 (12.00%) OO
7 6 (12.00%) Project Management
8 5 (10.00%) DevOps
8 5 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 5 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (10.00%) User Stories
9 4 (8.00%) API Development
9 4 (8.00%) Automation Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) C#
3 4 (8.00%) PHP
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) Ruby
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) CA LISA
1 1 (2.00%) Mesos
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) CA
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Infor
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
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