The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 5 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 21.62% 20.55% 18.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.57% 24.19% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 27
Median daily rate £425 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £425
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 £53.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+32.49% -4.98%
Scrum
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 62 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 75.68% 84.93% 83.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 112
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Taunton region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (44.44%) NServiceBus
5 4 (44.44%) WF
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) Kanban
5 4 (44.44%) K2 blackpearl
5 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) QA
5 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) Line Management
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 (44.44%) K2 blackpearl
1 4 (44.44%) NServiceBus
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) HBase
3 1 (11.11%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) WF
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Kanban
4 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
4 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) BPMN
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Release Management
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
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