The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 12 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing Scrum 38 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.83% 7.98% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.75% 9.77% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 8
Median daily rate £375 £360 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £310 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £563 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
298 307 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.90% 81.65% 82.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 234 258
Median daily rate £413 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £80.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 53 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) BDD
3 29 (47.54%) Java
4 27 (44.26%) Selenium
5 20 (32.79%) Cucumber
6 18 (29.51%) Spring
6 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
7 17 (27.87%) HTML
7 17 (27.87%) CSS
7 17 (27.87%) REST
7 17 (27.87%) Kanban
8 14 (22.95%) TDD
8 14 (22.95%) MVC
8 14 (22.95%) Finance
8 14 (22.95%) C#
9 13 (21.31%) SOAP
9 13 (21.31%) WebDriver
9 13 (21.31%) jQuery
10 12 (19.67%) SpecFlow
10 12 (19.67%) Gherkin
11 11 (18.03%) Web Services
12 10 (16.39%) .NET
12 10 (16.39%) Maven
12 10 (16.39%) Test Scripting
12 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
13 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
13 9 (14.75%) Ext JS
13 9 (14.75%) Sencha
13 9 (14.75%) SQL
13 9 (14.75%) Hibernate

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.56%) Apache
2 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Heroku
1 3 (4.92%) OpenShift
1 3 (4.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) LDAP
2 2 (3.28%) DMZ
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (44.26%) Selenium
2 20 (32.79%) Cucumber
3 13 (21.31%) WebDriver
4 12 (19.67%) SpecFlow
5 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
5 10 (16.39%) Maven
6 8 (13.11%) Jasmine
7 6 (9.84%) Bitbucket
8 5 (8.20%) Ant
8 5 (8.20%) GitLab
9 4 (6.56%) JBehave
9 4 (6.56%) JIRA
9 4 (6.56%) JUnit
9 4 (6.56%) Mockito
9 4 (6.56%) Subversion
9 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
10 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
10 3 (4.92%) IntelliJ
11 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
11 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Analyst
3 15 (24.59%) Java Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Scrum Master
5 6 (9.84%) UI Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Automation Test Lead
7 3 (4.92%) Developer in Test
7 3 (4.92%) Test Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Web UI Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Scala Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) Spring
2 17 (27.87%) CSS
2 17 (27.87%) HTML
2 17 (27.87%) REST
3 13 (21.31%) jQuery
3 13 (21.31%) SOAP
4 12 (19.67%) Gherkin
5 11 (18.03%) Web Services
6 10 (16.39%) .NET
7 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
7 9 (14.75%) Ext JS
7 9 (14.75%) Hibernate
8 8 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (13.11%) XML
9 6 (9.84%) HTML5
9 6 (9.84%) Sass
10 5 (8.20%) Spring MVC
11 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
11 4 (6.56%) Ajax
11 4 (6.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) BDD
3 17 (27.87%) Kanban
4 14 (22.95%) MVC
4 14 (22.95%) TDD
5 10 (16.39%) Test Scripting
6 8 (13.11%) Microservices
6 8 (13.11%) MVVM
7 7 (11.48%) Exploratory Testing
7 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.84%) User Stories
9 5 (8.20%) API Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.20%) Manual Testing
9 5 (8.20%) OO
9 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) Java
2 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.95%) C#
4 9 (14.75%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.92%) Scala
6 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) ISEB
2 4 (6.56%) CISA
2 4 (6.56%) CISSP
2 4 (6.56%) IIBA
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Sencha
2 5 (8.20%) Google
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) webMethods
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
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