The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 16 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 17 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.52% 18.12% 17.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.26% 21.40% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 46
Median daily rate £400 £345 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +4.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £309 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 2
Median hourly rate - £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+32.49% -4.98%
Scrum
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 243 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 66.81% 84.67% 87.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 120 219
Median daily rate £375 £369 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +1.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £296 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 11
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £30.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Taunton +4 8 £425 +23.18% 5
Bath - 6 £350 - 10
Bridgwater - 2 £405 -
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) C#
3 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 16 (42.11%) Java
4 16 (42.11%) OO
5 14 (36.84%) UML
6 13 (34.21%) C++
6 13 (34.21%) Time Management
6 13 (34.21%) User Experience
7 12 (31.58%) .NET
8 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
9 9 (23.68%) TDD
10 8 (21.05%) Pair Programming
10 8 (21.05%) Web Development
10 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
10 8 (21.05%) CSS
10 8 (21.05%) SQL
10 8 (21.05%) HTML
10 8 (21.05%) Aerospace
10 8 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
11 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
12 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
12 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
12 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
12 6 (15.79%) Windows
12 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (10.53%) K2 blackpearl
1 4 (10.53%) NServiceBus
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) Biml
3 2 (5.26%) Power BI
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SSDT
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) HBase
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (21.05%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.89%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Application Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) CSS
2 8 (21.05%) HTML
3 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (13.16%) CSS3
4 5 (13.16%) HTML5
5 4 (10.53%) WF
6 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.89%) D3.js
6 3 (7.89%) jQuery
6 3 (7.89%) JSON
6 3 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (7.89%) RequireJS
6 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.26%) LINQ
7 2 (5.26%) Node.js
7 2 (5.26%) Spring
7 2 (5.26%) WCF
8 1 (2.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 16 (42.11%) OO
4 14 (36.84%) UML
5 13 (34.21%) Time Management
6 9 (23.68%) TDD
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (21.05%) Pair Programming
7 8 (21.05%) Web Development
8 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.16%) Kanban
10 4 (10.53%) Project Management
10 4 (10.53%) Workflow
11 3 (7.89%) Cross-Browser Development
11 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
11 3 (7.89%) Line Management
11 3 (7.89%) OOP
12 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) C#
2 16 (42.11%) Java
3 13 (34.21%) C++
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) ECMAScript
6 3 (7.89%) ES6
7 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) Ada
8 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
1 1 (2.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) ATG
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day + Long term contracts
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago