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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 48 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.82% 3.96% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 5.11% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 2
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£475 £406 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +26.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.98% -
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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
377 333 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 77.41% 77.62% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 261 181
Average daily rate £450 £436 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 £22.69 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.40% -27.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £125.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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
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 28 August 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) JIRA
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) MS Project
6 2 (11.76%) PMI
6 2 (11.76%) CMS
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Billing
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Billing
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) XML Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) RESTful
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
4 1 (5.88%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) TDD
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Revenue Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Android Development
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.88%) Sencha
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