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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 14 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 26 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.95% 3.53% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.61% 4.70% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 17
Median daily rate £375 £395 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -8.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £336 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £414 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +10.95%
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
245 234 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 74.92% 75.00% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 175 264
Median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -10.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 May 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 May 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 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) Finance
3 18 (33.33%) Java
4 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.93%) SQL
5 14 (25.93%) Spring
6 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
6 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
7 12 (22.22%) CSS
7 12 (22.22%) HTML
7 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 11 (20.37%) TOGAF
8 11 (20.37%) Hibernate
8 11 (20.37%) Use Case
8 11 (20.37%) UML
8 11 (20.37%) SDLC
9 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (18.52%) Banking
10 9 (16.67%) Degree
10 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 9 (16.67%) Middleware
10 9 (16.67%) SOA
10 9 (16.67%) Oracle
11 8 (14.81%) C#
11 8 (14.81%) Selenium
11 8 (14.81%) Games
11 8 (14.81%) BDD
12 7 (12.96%) User Experience
12 7 (12.96%) jQuery
12 7 (12.96%) Kanban

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 (11.11%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) Mule
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Selenium
2 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.41%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.56%) JBehave
5 2 (3.70%) JIRA
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Ant
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.85%) Maven
6 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
6 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 8 (14.81%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Architect
4 9 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (14.81%) Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Financial Software Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Test Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Scrum Master
8 5 (9.26%) Tester
9 4 (7.41%) Siebel Tester
10 3 (5.56%) UI Developer
11 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
11 2 (3.70%) Business Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Digital Analyst
11 2 (3.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.85%) Data Architect
12 1 (1.85%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Spring
2 12 (22.22%) CSS
2 12 (22.22%) HTML
3 11 (20.37%) Hibernate
4 9 (16.67%) Middleware
5 7 (12.96%) .NET
5 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.96%) jQuery
6 6 (11.11%) Web Services
7 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.26%) CSS3
7 5 (9.26%) HTML5
7 5 (9.26%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (9.26%) LESS
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (9.26%) REST
8 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.85%) J2SE
8 1 (1.85%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.96%) User Experience
4 5 (9.26%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (9.26%) SWIFT
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) NHS
6 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) EPoS
6 1 (1.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
1 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
3 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 11 (20.37%) SDLC
4 11 (20.37%) TOGAF
4 11 (20.37%) UML
4 11 (20.37%) Use Case
5 9 (16.67%) SOA
6 8 (14.81%) BDD
7 7 (12.96%) Kanban
7 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
8 6 (11.11%) ETL
8 6 (11.11%) MVC
8 6 (11.11%) Test Management
9 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.26%) Content Management
9 5 (9.26%) Defect Management
9 5 (9.26%) Time Management
9 5 (9.26%) Wireframes
10 3 (5.56%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) Java
2 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.93%) SQL
4 8 (14.81%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) ISEB
3 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SEPA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) Siebel
4 4 (7.41%) Informatica
5 2 (3.70%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.85%) Civica
6 1 (1.85%) ESRI
6 1 (1.85%) HP