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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 13 14 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Contract jobs citing Scrum 31 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.68% 8.73% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.69% 10.26% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 4
Median daily rate £355 £368 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -20.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £415 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +21.12%

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
290 302 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.23% 85.07% 82.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 246 259
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 £300 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (47.46%) Java
3 25 (42.37%) BDD
4 19 (32.20%) REST
4 19 (32.20%) Selenium
4 19 (32.20%) Kanban
5 18 (30.51%) Finance
6 17 (28.81%) Spring
7 15 (25.42%) SOAP
8 14 (23.73%) WebDriver
9 11 (18.64%) HTML
9 11 (18.64%) SQL
9 11 (18.64%) CSS
10 10 (16.95%) Web Services
10 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
10 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
10 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
11 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
12 8 (13.56%) Maven
12 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
12 8 (13.56%) Banking
12 8 (13.56%) Microservices
12 8 (13.56%) Exploratory Testing
13 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
13 7 (11.86%) Bitbucket
13 7 (11.86%) Sass
13 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
13 7 (11.86%) TDD
13 7 (11.86%) jQuery
13 7 (11.86%) MVC

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 4 (6.78%) Confluence
1 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) JBoss
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
1 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Heroku
1 3 (5.08%) OpenShift
1 3 (5.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) LDAP
2 2 (3.39%) DMZ
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Selenium
2 14 (23.73%) WebDriver
3 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
4 8 (13.56%) Maven
5 7 (11.86%) Bitbucket
5 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
6 5 (8.47%) GitLab
6 5 (8.47%) Mockito
7 4 (6.78%) JIRA
7 4 (6.78%) JUnit
7 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
7 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.08%) Ant
8 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
8 3 (5.08%) IntelliJ
8 3 (5.08%) Subversion
9 2 (3.39%) JBehave
9 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Java Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Scrum Master
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.78%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (5.08%) Test Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) Web Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Migration Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) REST
2 17 (28.81%) Spring
3 15 (25.42%) SOAP
4 11 (18.64%) CSS
4 11 (18.64%) HTML
5 10 (16.95%) Web Services
6 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
7 7 (11.86%) jQuery
7 7 (11.86%) Sass
8 6 (10.17%) Spring MVC
8 6 (10.17%) XML
9 5 (8.47%) Middleware
10 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
10 4 (6.78%) JSON
10 4 (6.78%) RESTful
11 3 (5.08%) Play Framework
12 2 (3.39%) Ajax
12 2 (3.39%) Dropwizard
12 2 (3.39%) JSTL
12 2 (3.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.08%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) BDD
3 19 (32.20%) Kanban
4 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
4 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
5 8 (13.56%) Exploratory Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Microservices
6 7 (11.86%) MVC
6 7 (11.86%) TDD
6 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.17%) Use Case
7 6 (10.17%) User Stories
8 5 (8.47%) API Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.47%) Manual Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
9 4 (6.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) Java
2 11 (18.64%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) Scala
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.69%) ES6
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) ISEB
2 4 (6.78%) CISA
2 4 (6.78%) CISSP
2 4 (6.78%) IIBA
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Google
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) webMethods
Swindon, Wiltshire
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