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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 12 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.69% 4.19% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 5.43% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 9
Average daily rate
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£390 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £480 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +10.60%
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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
238 313 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 73.23% 77.09% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 244 183
Average daily rate £415 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.81% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 8
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £21.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £37.50 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.53%) Mule ESB
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) CMS
5 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) PMI
5 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) MS Project
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) Mule
1 2 (10.53%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) StyleCop
2 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.26%) Log4Net
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
3 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Content Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Revenue Management
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
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