The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 38 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.64% 1.09% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.42% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
Average daily rate
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£405 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £305 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £385 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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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
338 281 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 79.16% 76.36% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 213 204
Average daily rate £475 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £538 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £40.00 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Retail
3 7 (46.67%) Android
3 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
4 6 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
4 6 (40.00%) RESTful
4 6 (40.00%) Retail Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
4 6 (40.00%) Sencha
4 6 (40.00%) Android Development
4 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (26.67%) PhoneGap
5 4 (26.67%) REST
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
7 2 (13.33%) User Experience
7 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Mule
7 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (13.33%) Spring
7 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
7 2 (13.33%) B2C
7 2 (13.33%) 3G

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (13.33%) Mule
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) StyleCop
2 1 (6.67%) Log4Net
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Retail
3 6 (40.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
2 2 (13.33%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) RESTful
2 6 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (26.67%) REST
3 4 (26.67%) PhoneGap
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) WPF
5 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Android Development
2 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) B2C
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Sencha
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
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