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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 23 45 22
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing Scrum 48 20 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.64% 3.55% 7.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 4.44% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 46
Median daily rate £535 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.69% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +20.19%
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
542 450 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.31% 79.93% 81.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 326 446
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £248 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.18% +182.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £137.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +7 32 £510 +20.00% 10
Abingdon - 2 - -
Kidlington - 1 £550 - 2
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 140 (97.90%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (62.94%) Java
3 84 (58.74%) Kanban
4 79 (55.24%) Maven
5 75 (52.45%) JavaScript
6 71 (49.65%) Spring
7 70 (48.95%) JUnit
7 70 (48.95%) Amazon AWS
8 67 (46.85%) SQL
9 66 (46.15%) AngularJS
10 62 (43.36%) Jenkins
11 55 (38.46%) TDD
11 55 (38.46%) JSON
12 54 (37.76%) Cucumber
13 53 (37.06%) MongoDB
13 53 (37.06%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (37.06%) Publishing
14 52 (36.36%) Tomcat
14 52 (36.36%) Mockito
15 50 (34.97%) RESTful
16 49 (34.27%) GitHub
17 48 (33.57%) Microsoft Azure
18 47 (32.87%) Elasticsearch
19 46 (32.17%) J2EE
20 41 (28.67%) Cloud Computing
21 39 (27.27%) JMS
22 38 (26.57%) Web Services
22 38 (26.57%) Spock
23 36 (25.17%) Couchbase
24 32 (22.38%) NoSQL

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 52 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 47 (32.87%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (9.79%) Confluence
4 13 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 13 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
5 12 (8.39%) JBoss
5 12 (8.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (6.99%) Apache
6 10 (6.99%) Apache Solr
7 9 (6.29%) Jetty
7 9 (6.29%) nginx
8 7 (4.90%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 19 (13.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 70 (48.95%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (34.27%) GitHub
3 48 (33.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (28.67%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (37.06%) MongoDB
2 36 (25.17%) Couchbase
3 32 (22.38%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.80%) MySQL
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.10%) Big Data
6 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.10%) SSDT
7 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.40%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 79 (55.24%) Maven
2 70 (48.95%) JUnit
3 62 (43.36%) Jenkins
4 54 (37.76%) Cucumber
5 52 (36.36%) Mockito
6 38 (26.57%) Spock
7 16 (11.19%) JIRA
8 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
9 13 (9.09%) Subversion
10 12 (8.39%) Selenium
11 11 (7.69%) Gradle
12 10 (6.99%) SoapUI
12 10 (6.99%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (1.40%) MSBuild
14 2 (1.40%) NuGet
14 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.40%) WinDbg
General
1 53 (37.06%) Publishing
2 1 (0.70%) Advertising
2 1 (0.70%) Automotive
2 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (71.33%) Developer
2 67 (46.85%) Java Developer
3 31 (21.68%) AWS Developer
4 28 (19.58%) Agile Developer
5 26 (18.18%) Analyst
6 25 (17.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (13.99%) HTML Developer
8 16 (11.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 16 (11.19%) Java Engineer
8 16 (11.19%) Java Software Developer
8 16 (11.19%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (11.19%) MongoDB Developer
8 16 (11.19%) Software Engineer
9 15 (10.49%) HTML CSS Developer
9 15 (10.49%) Magento Developer
9 15 (10.49%) Node.js Developer
9 15 (10.49%) PHP Developer
9 15 (10.49%) PHP Magento Developer
10 14 (9.79%) Business Analyst
11 13 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (49.65%) Spring
2 66 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 55 (38.46%) JSON
4 50 (34.97%) RESTful
5 46 (32.17%) J2EE
6 39 (27.27%) JMS
7 38 (26.57%) Web Services
8 31 (21.68%) HTML
9 26 (18.18%) CSS
10 20 (13.99%) Node.js
11 16 (11.19%) .NET
11 16 (11.19%) Sass
12 15 (10.49%) CSS3
12 15 (10.49%) Java EE
13 11 (7.69%) HTML5
14 10 (6.99%) Lucene
14 10 (6.99%) SOAP
15 5 (3.50%) OAuth
16 3 (2.10%) MDX
16 3 (2.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.50%) Social Network
3 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.40%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.99%) Linux
2 5 (3.50%) Windows
3 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (97.90%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (58.74%) Kanban
3 55 (38.46%) TDD
4 53 (37.06%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (21.68%) Pair Programming
6 25 (17.48%) E-Commerce
6 25 (17.48%) Open Source
7 24 (16.78%) BPMN
8 23 (16.08%) Software Engineering
9 22 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 21 (14.69%) Web Development
11 20 (13.99%) Process Improvement
12 19 (13.29%) Automation Testing
12 19 (13.29%) Project Management
13 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (11.19%) DevOps
13 16 (11.19%) Migration
14 15 (10.49%) API Development
14 15 (10.49%) BPEL
14 15 (10.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (62.94%) Java
2 75 (52.45%) JavaScript
3 67 (46.85%) SQL
4 19 (13.29%) PHP
5 15 (10.49%) Python
6 14 (9.79%) C++
7 10 (6.99%) Ruby
8 9 (6.29%) Bash Shell
8 9 (6.29%) C#
8 9 (6.29%) Scala
9 3 (2.10%) C++/CLI
10 2 (1.40%) Perl
10 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (10.49%) Degree
2 5 (3.50%) ISEB
3 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.70%) MCTS
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (6.99%) Talend
2 7 (4.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle
3 3 (2.10%) Perforce
4 2 (1.40%) VMware
4 2 (1.40%) Zend
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