The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 36 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 32 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.38% 5.33% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 6.86% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 32
Median daily rate £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
594 773 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 81.26% 77.77% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 446 362
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £541 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Reading region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) TDD
3 18 (32.73%) Data Protection
3 18 (32.73%) BDD
4 17 (30.91%) AngularJS
5 16 (29.09%) MVC
5 16 (29.09%) C#
6 12 (21.82%) SQL
7 11 (20.00%) HTML
7 11 (20.00%) Python
7 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (18.18%) Java
8 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.18%) JIRA
9 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
9 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
10 7 (12.73%) TeamCity
10 7 (12.73%) Oracle
10 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
10 7 (12.73%) CSS
10 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.91%) Spring
11 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
11 6 (10.91%) .NET
11 6 (10.91%) Open Source
11 6 (10.91%) User Stories
12 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
12 5 (9.09%) SDLC
12 5 (9.09%) Scala

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (7.27%) Apache
1 4 (7.27%) Confluence
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) SMTP
3 2 (3.64%) SSH
4 1 (1.82%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) GIS
2 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
3 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.45%) Neo4j
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) OrientDB
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) OLAP
5 1 (1.82%) Power BI
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) JIRA
3 7 (12.73%) TeamCity
4 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.45%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.64%) Capybara
6 2 (3.64%) Hudson
6 2 (3.64%) TestLink
7 1 (1.82%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.82%) git-flow
7 1 (1.82%) Grunt
7 1 (1.82%) gulp
7 1 (1.82%) Maven
7 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.64%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Scrum Master
4 8 (14.55%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Big Data Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
7 3 (5.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) AngularJS
2 11 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (12.73%) CSS
4 6 (10.91%) .NET
4 6 (10.91%) Spring
5 5 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 5 (9.09%) Node.js
5 5 (9.09%) Spring MVC
5 5 (9.09%) Web Services
6 4 (7.27%) EJB
6 4 (7.27%) HTML5
6 4 (7.27%) Java EE
6 4 (7.27%) JPA
6 4 (7.27%) jQuery
6 4 (7.27%) OpenLayers
6 4 (7.27%) REST
7 3 (5.45%) Kafka
7 3 (5.45%) WPF
7 3 (5.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (5.45%) Public Cloud
1 3 (5.45%) Replication
1 3 (5.45%) Wiki
2 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.82%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.82%) MPEG
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) STB
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) TDD
3 18 (32.73%) BDD
3 18 (32.73%) Data Protection
4 16 (29.09%) MVC
5 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.91%) Open Source
6 6 (10.91%) User Stories
7 5 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.45%) Migration
9 3 (5.45%) OO
9 3 (5.45%) OOD
9 3 (5.45%) Patch Management
9 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) C#
2 12 (21.82%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) Python
4 10 (18.18%) Java
4 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.09%) Scala
7 4 (7.27%) C
7 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.45%) C++
8 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.45%) MCITP
5 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.82%) APMG
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) PMP
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.82%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Ansible
2 3 (5.45%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
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