The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 6 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 53 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.83% 5.28% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.38% 6.93% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 8
Average daily rate £429 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.81% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £465 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 0
Average hourly rate £43.88 £38.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
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
260 231 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.54% 76.24% 65.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 147 104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £698 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £36.40 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £24.20 £21.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £33.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil 0 21 £525 - 3
Taunton +19 16 £429 +3.81% 5
Bath -5 3 £500 +56.25% 3
Street - 3 - -
Bridgwater - 1 £375 - 1
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 119 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (44.44%) Java
3 54 (42.86%) HTML
4 52 (41.27%) C#
5 51 (40.48%) Security Cleared
6 44 (34.92%) JavaScript
7 42 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 41 (32.54%) CSS
9 38 (30.16%) SC Cleared
10 37 (29.37%) SQL
11 36 (28.57%) .NET
12 35 (27.78%) Unit Testing
13 31 (24.60%) C++
13 31 (24.60%) UML
14 29 (23.02%) SpecFlow
15 28 (22.22%) OO
15 28 (22.22%) MVC
16 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
16 27 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (20.63%) Selenium
17 26 (20.63%) ASP.NET
18 25 (19.84%) Time Management
18 25 (19.84%) HTML5
19 24 (19.05%) Automated Testing
20 23 (18.25%) BDD
21 21 (16.67%) IIS
21 21 (16.67%) Finance
22 19 (15.08%) Web Development
23 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
24 16 (12.70%) Oracle

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (16.67%) IIS
2 11 (8.73%) Apache
2 11 (8.73%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.14%) Node.js
3 9 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.38%) CMS
5 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) HipChat
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) PaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.56%) GIS
4 6 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.97%) QGIS
6 4 (3.17%) Big Data
7 3 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.38%) SSDT
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.79%) DB2
8 1 (0.79%) Informix
Development Applications
1 29 (23.02%) SpecFlow
2 27 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (20.63%) Selenium
4 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 12 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 12 (9.52%) Visual Studio
6 11 (8.73%) TeamCity
7 8 (6.35%) Eclipse
8 7 (5.56%) gulp
9 4 (3.17%) Eclipse RCP
9 4 (3.17%) Grunt
10 2 (1.59%) JIRA
10 2 (1.59%) Maven
10 2 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.79%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.79%) JMeter
11 1 (0.79%) JUnit
11 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.79%) WATIR
General
1 21 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) Aerospace
2 5 (3.97%) Back Office
2 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Electronics
3 3 (2.38%) Marketing
3 3 (2.38%) Military
3 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.59%) Publishing
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 83 (65.87%) Developer
2 33 (26.19%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.87%) .NET Developer
4 17 (13.49%) Software Engineer
5 12 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Agile Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) Java Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
8 7 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 7 (5.56%) WPF Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Programmer
10 5 (3.97%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (42.86%) HTML
2 41 (32.54%) CSS
3 36 (28.57%) .NET
4 26 (20.63%) ASP.NET
5 25 (19.84%) HTML5
6 13 (10.32%) WCF
6 13 (10.32%) WPF
7 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (9.52%) JSP
7 12 (9.52%) Web Services
8 9 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 9 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 8 (6.35%) Entity Framework
9 8 (6.35%) React
9 8 (6.35%) RESTful
10 7 (5.56%) Express
10 7 (5.56%) J2EE
10 7 (5.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 7 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) User Experience
2 11 (8.73%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (8.73%) iPad
3 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.59%) EPoS
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.94%) Windows
2 9 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.56%) Linux
5 2 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (0.79%) Unix
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 35 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 31 (24.60%) UML
5 28 (22.22%) MVC
5 28 (22.22%) OO
6 25 (19.84%) Time Management
7 24 (19.05%) Automated Testing
8 23 (18.25%) BDD
9 19 (15.08%) Web Development
10 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (11.90%) Release Management
11 13 (10.32%) TDD
12 11 (8.73%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (8.73%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.94%) Service Delivery
14 9 (7.14%) ITIL
14 9 (7.14%) Refactoring
15 8 (6.35%) OOD
16 7 (5.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.44%) Java
2 52 (41.27%) C#
3 44 (34.92%) JavaScript
4 37 (29.37%) SQL
5 31 (24.60%) C++
6 11 (8.73%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.59%) Ada
7 2 (1.59%) C
7 2 (1.59%) ES6
7 2 (1.59%) JSX
7 2 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (40.48%) Security Cleared
2 38 (30.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) Oracle
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.56%) Telerik
4 3 (2.38%) SAP
5 2 (1.59%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.59%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.79%) BEA
6 1 (0.79%) Capita
6 1 (0.79%) Sybase
6 1 (0.79%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.79%) WorldPay
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