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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 14 45 27
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -18
Contract jobs citing Scrum 31 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.25% 1.06% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.99% 1.38% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 15
Median daily rate £375 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £406 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -4.98%
Scrum
Wiltshire

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
282 363 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.18% 76.74% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 266 265
Median daily rate £425 £443 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £38.75 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.80% +70.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016, 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 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.88%) Finance
3 21 (36.84%) Java
4 18 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 18 (31.58%) TOGAF
4 18 (31.58%) Banking
5 16 (28.07%) Middleware
6 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 15 (26.32%) SQL
6 15 (26.32%) Kanban
7 14 (24.56%) BDD
7 14 (24.56%) SOAP
8 13 (22.81%) REST
8 13 (22.81%) Spring
9 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 12 (21.05%) jQuery
9 12 (21.05%) Use Case
9 12 (21.05%) CSS
9 12 (21.05%) HTML
9 12 (21.05%) UML
9 12 (21.05%) SDLC
10 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
11 10 (17.54%) MVC
11 10 (17.54%) SOA
12 7 (12.28%) TDD
12 7 (12.28%) Spring MVC
12 7 (12.28%) Selenium
12 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
13 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (10.53%) Cucumber

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 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Mule
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
1 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) GIS
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Selenium
1 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
2 6 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.77%) Bitbucket
3 5 (8.77%) Mockito
4 3 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Architect
2 17 (29.82%) Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Test Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Scrum Master
8 4 (7.02%) Financial Software Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Data Migration Specialist
10 2 (3.51%) GIS Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Migration Specialist
10 2 (3.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Web Applications Specialist
11 1 (1.75%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) Middleware
2 14 (24.56%) SOAP
3 13 (22.81%) REST
3 13 (22.81%) Spring
4 12 (21.05%) CSS
4 12 (21.05%) HTML
4 12 (21.05%) jQuery
5 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
6 7 (12.28%) Spring MVC
7 6 (10.53%) Web Services
8 5 (8.77%) Sass
9 3 (5.26%) .NET
9 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.51%) JDBC
11 1 (1.75%) CSS3
11 1 (1.75%) HTML5
11 1 (1.75%) JSP
11 1 (1.75%) XML
11 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.51%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
1 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) PRINCE2
2 18 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 15 (26.32%) Kanban
4 14 (24.56%) BDD
5 12 (21.05%) SDLC
5 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 12 (21.05%) UML
5 12 (21.05%) Use Case
6 10 (17.54%) MVC
6 10 (17.54%) SOA
7 7 (12.28%) TDD
8 6 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.77%) Exploratory Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Automation Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) Java
2 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) ECMAScript
4 1 (1.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SEPA
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) ESRI
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) webMethods