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 3 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Scrum 35 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.92% 3.55% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.06% 4.46% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 20
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
434 606 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 73.43% 79.74% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 401 239
Median daily rate £405 £410 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +22.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 44 20
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +3 14 £425 +6.91% 4
Kidlington - 2 £450 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Publishing
2 19 (33.93%) Kanban
3 18 (32.14%) TDD
3 18 (32.14%) HTML
3 18 (32.14%) Java
4 17 (30.36%) Web Services
4 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (28.57%) CSS
5 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 15 (26.79%) AngularJS
7 11 (19.64%) Data Modelling
7 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
8 10 (17.86%) Pair Programming
8 10 (17.86%) JSON
8 10 (17.86%) PHP
8 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 10 (17.86%) Node.js
9 9 (16.07%) Sass
9 9 (16.07%) Automation Testing
9 9 (16.07%) API Development
9 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (16.07%) Web Development
9 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (16.07%) Automated Testing
9 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (16.07%) Open Source

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 10 (17.86%) Node.js
2 4 (7.14%) Confluence
3 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Magento
2 4 (7.14%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (3.57%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.79%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.14%) JUnit
2 4 (7.14%) Maven
2 4 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 4 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 19 (33.93%) Publishing
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 10 (17.86%) HTML CSS Developer
3 10 (17.86%) HTML Developer
3 10 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) AWS Developer
4 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce Developer
4 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Magento Developer
4 9 (16.07%) PHP Developer
4 9 (16.07%) PHP Magento Developer
4 9 (16.07%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (16.07%) SSIS Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Web Developer
5 7 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) HTML
2 17 (30.36%) Web Services
3 16 (28.57%) CSS
4 15 (26.79%) AngularJS
5 10 (17.86%) JSON
6 9 (16.07%) Sass
7 8 (14.29%) MDX
8 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.14%) SOAP
8 4 (7.14%) Spring
9 2 (3.57%) Ajax
9 2 (3.57%) HTML5
9 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.79%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.79%) Ember.js
10 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.79%) jQuery
10 1 (1.79%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Kanban
3 18 (32.14%) TDD
4 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 11 (19.64%) Data Modelling
6 10 (17.86%) Pair Programming
7 9 (16.07%) API Development
7 9 (16.07%) Automated Testing
7 9 (16.07%) Automation Testing
7 9 (16.07%) Open Source
7 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (16.07%) Web Development
8 8 (14.29%) Project Management
9 7 (12.50%) BDD
9 7 (12.50%) User Stories
10 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.71%) ITIL
10 6 (10.71%) ITIL V3
10 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) Java
2 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.86%) PHP
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 1 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
1 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Infor
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.14%) Talend
2 2 (3.57%) SAP
2 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
2 2 (3.57%) Sun
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