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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 10 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 59 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.58% 5.56% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.75% 6.88% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 19 13
Median daily rate £500 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.45% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +21.16%

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
502 436 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.49% 80.74% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 351 365
Median daily rate £475 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 26
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £15.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +12 30 £500 +17.64% 15
Abingdon - 3 £375 - 2
Kidlington - 2 £513 -
Scrum
South East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 112 (98.25%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (47.37%) Java
3 53 (46.49%) TDD
4 41 (35.96%) Spring
5 37 (32.46%) Maven
5 37 (32.46%) BPMN
6 35 (30.70%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (30.70%) SQL
7 34 (29.82%) Pair Programming
8 32 (28.07%) JUnit
9 29 (25.44%) Java EE
9 29 (25.44%) Cucumber
9 29 (25.44%) Jenkins
10 28 (24.56%) DevOps
11 27 (23.68%) JavaScript
11 27 (23.68%) Publishing
12 26 (22.81%) BPEL
12 26 (22.81%) JBoss
13 25 (21.93%) GitHub
13 25 (21.93%) Mockito
13 25 (21.93%) Software Engineering
13 25 (21.93%) WebSphere
13 25 (21.93%) Unit Testing
13 25 (21.93%) Kanban
14 22 (19.30%) WebSphere Application Server
15 21 (18.42%) Migration
16 20 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (16.67%) Web Services
17 19 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
18 18 (15.79%) RESTful

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 26 (22.81%) JBoss
2 25 (21.93%) WebSphere
3 22 (19.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (9.65%) Tomcat
6 10 (8.77%) Alfresco
7 7 (6.14%) Apache
7 7 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (5.26%) Apache Solr
8 6 (5.26%) Apache Spark
8 6 (5.26%) Jetty
8 6 (5.26%) nginx
9 4 (3.51%) Confluence
10 1 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.88%) Mingle
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.93%) GitHub
2 20 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.51%) PaaS
5 3 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) SSL
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) Big Data
1 11 (9.65%) MongoDB
2 9 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 37 (32.46%) Maven
2 32 (28.07%) JUnit
3 29 (25.44%) Cucumber
3 29 (25.44%) Jenkins
4 25 (21.93%) Mockito
5 16 (14.04%) Selenium
6 10 (8.77%) Git (software)
7 7 (6.14%) Gradle
7 7 (6.14%) Subversion
8 6 (5.26%) JIRA
9 2 (1.75%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.88%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.88%) JBehave
10 1 (0.88%) Mocha
10 1 (0.88%) Protractor
10 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.88%) Spock
10 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (23.68%) Publishing
2 5 (4.39%) Finance
3 4 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Automotive
4 2 (1.75%) Local Government
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (54.39%) Developer
2 35 (30.70%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.42%) Analyst
4 20 (17.54%) Business Analyst
5 19 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 17 (14.91%) Java Software Developer
6 17 (14.91%) Software Engineer
7 16 (14.04%) Java Engineer
8 15 (13.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 15 (13.16%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (7.89%) C# Developer
11 8 (7.02%) Architect
11 8 (7.02%) Project Manager
11 8 (7.02%) Senior Developer
12 7 (6.14%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (6.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 6 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
13 6 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.96%) Spring
2 29 (25.44%) Java EE
3 19 (16.67%) Web Services
4 18 (15.79%) RESTful
5 17 (14.91%) .NET
6 15 (13.16%) AngularJS
6 15 (13.16%) HTML
7 12 (10.53%) CSS
7 12 (10.53%) HTML5
8 7 (6.14%) Apache Camel
8 7 (6.14%) CSS3
8 7 (6.14%) Hibernate
8 7 (6.14%) JMS
8 7 (6.14%) OAuth
9 6 (5.26%) EJB
9 6 (5.26%) J2EE
9 6 (5.26%) Lucene
9 6 (5.26%) Node.js
9 6 (5.26%) SOAP
10 5 (4.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.39%) Social Network
3 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.63%) Semantic Web
4 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Social Media
5 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (1.75%) Android
2 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.75%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (98.25%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (46.49%) TDD
3 37 (32.46%) BPMN
4 35 (30.70%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (29.82%) Pair Programming
6 28 (24.56%) DevOps
7 26 (22.81%) BPEL
8 25 (21.93%) Kanban
8 25 (21.93%) Software Engineering
8 25 (21.93%) Unit Testing
9 21 (18.42%) Migration
10 15 (13.16%) UML
10 15 (13.16%) User Stories
11 12 (10.53%) Data Modelling
12 11 (9.65%) Business Analysis
12 11 (9.65%) Process Improvement
12 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (8.77%) Data Analysis
14 9 (7.89%) Test Scripting
15 8 (7.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.37%) Java
2 35 (30.70%) SQL
3 27 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.16%) Python
5 12 (10.53%) C#
5 12 (10.53%) Scala
6 8 (7.02%) C++
7 7 (6.14%) Ruby
8 6 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.51%) PHP
10 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.75%) XAML
11 1 (0.88%) R
11 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) Degree
1 7 (6.14%) ISEB
2 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.75%) PMP
3 1 (0.88%) CBAP
3 1 (0.88%) HND
3 1 (0.88%) IIBA
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Mesos
2 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.75%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle
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