The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 19 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.64% 3.35% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 4.02% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £340 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £423 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
Scrum
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 224 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 78.79% 83.27% 79.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 129 123
Median daily rate £413 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £217 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £36.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.35% +82.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 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 Slough region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 11 (73.33%) Waterfall
1 11 (73.33%) SDLC
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (40.00%) Force.com
4 6 (40.00%) Visualforce
4 6 (40.00%) Apex Code
4 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) Ant
5 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 4 (26.67%) Network Design
6 4 (26.67%) Network Planning
6 4 (26.67%) Huawei
6 4 (26.67%) Tellabs
6 4 (26.67%) Virgin Media
7 3 (20.00%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) User Experience
8 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
8 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (13.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) SOA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Force.com
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.67%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Grunt
4 1 (6.67%) gulp
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Designer
3 5 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (20.00%) OSS Solutions Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) LESS
3 1 (6.67%) Sass
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) SDLC
1 11 (73.33%) Waterfall
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (26.67%) Network Design
4 4 (26.67%) Network Planning
5 2 (13.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 2 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Apex Code
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (26.67%) Huawei
2 4 (26.67%) Tellabs
2 4 (26.67%) Virgin Media
3 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter
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