The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 18 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 51 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.30% 6.58% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.22% 8.23% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 20
Median daily rate £400 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £448 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +19.93%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
553 559 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 79.11% 79.97% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 405 380
Median daily rate £413 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 25
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +42.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Wiltshire region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +2 30 £355 -5.33% 4
Corsham - 15 £455 - 3
Salisbury +7 2 £400 -5.88%
Chippenham - 1 £400 -
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 73 (83.91%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) Java
3 28 (32.18%) BDD
4 22 (25.29%) Selenium
5 20 (22.99%) REST
6 19 (21.84%) Kanban
6 19 (21.84%) Security Cleared
7 18 (20.69%) SC Cleared
7 18 (20.69%) Spring
8 17 (19.54%) Finance
9 15 (17.24%) SOAP
9 15 (17.24%) PRINCE2
10 14 (16.09%) SQL
10 14 (16.09%) WebDriver
11 13 (14.94%) Cucumber
12 12 (13.79%) Project Management
12 12 (13.79%) Web Services
12 12 (13.79%) Migration
12 12 (13.79%) DevOps
13 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
13 11 (12.64%) TOGAF
13 11 (12.64%) CSS
13 11 (12.64%) HTML
13 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
13 11 (12.64%) ISEB
14 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
14 10 (11.49%) C#
14 10 (11.49%) Test Scripting
14 10 (11.49%) Microservices
15 9 (10.34%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (4.60%) Confluence
1 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.30%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) JBoss
3 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.30%) MS Office
1 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) PaaS
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.75%) SaaS
3 4 (4.60%) IaaS
4 3 (3.45%) Heroku
4 3 (3.45%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) VoIP
2 5 (5.75%) LDAP
3 2 (2.30%) DMZ
4 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.75%) NonStop SQL
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.45%) MySQL
4 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Selenium
2 14 (16.09%) WebDriver
3 13 (14.94%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.34%) Maven
5 8 (9.20%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.05%) Bitbucket
7 6 (6.90%) GitLab
8 5 (5.75%) Mockito
8 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
9 4 (4.60%) JIRA
9 4 (4.60%) JUnit
9 4 (4.60%) SpecFlow
9 4 (4.60%) Subversion
10 3 (3.45%) Ant
10 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
10 3 (3.45%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.30%) JBehave
11 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.75%) Retail
5 4 (4.60%) Military
6 2 (2.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Developer
2 17 (19.54%) Analyst
3 16 (18.39%) Java Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Architect
5 11 (12.64%) Automation Test Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Head of Delivery
8 5 (5.75%) Scrum Master
9 4 (4.60%) Azure Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.60%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.45%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Automation Test Lead
10 3 (3.45%) Developer in Test
10 3 (3.45%) Head of Digital
10 3 (3.45%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) REST
2 18 (20.69%) Spring
3 15 (17.24%) SOAP
4 12 (13.79%) Web Services
5 11 (12.64%) CSS
5 11 (12.64%) HTML
6 8 (9.20%) Hibernate
6 8 (9.20%) jQuery
7 7 (8.05%) .NET
7 7 (8.05%) Sass
8 6 (6.90%) Spring MVC
8 6 (6.90%) XML
9 5 (5.75%) Middleware
10 4 (4.60%) Gherkin
10 4 (4.60%) JSON
10 4 (4.60%) RESTful
11 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.45%) Play Framework
12 2 (2.30%) JSP
12 2 (2.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.75%) CESG
2 5 (5.75%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (4.60%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.60%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.45%) Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (83.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.18%) BDD
3 19 (21.84%) Kanban
4 15 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 12 (13.79%) DevOps
5 12 (13.79%) Migration
5 12 (13.79%) Project Management
6 11 (12.64%) TOGAF
6 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
7 10 (11.49%) Microservices
7 10 (11.49%) Test Scripting
8 9 (10.34%) MVC
8 9 (10.34%) SDLC
9 8 (9.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (9.20%) Exploratory Testing
9 8 (9.20%) TDD
10 7 (8.05%) Open Source
11 6 (6.90%) Test Automation
11 6 (6.90%) Use Case
11 6 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.63%) Java
2 14 (16.09%) SQL
3 10 (11.49%) C#
3 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.45%) Scala
5 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.15%) C
6 1 (1.15%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.15%) ES6
6 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.64%) ISEB
4 9 (10.34%) CISSP
5 5 (5.75%) CLAS
6 4 (4.60%) CISA
6 4 (4.60%) IIBA
7 2 (2.30%) Degree
8 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) COBIT
3 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.15%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Docker
2 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Ansible
1 6 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) Google
2 6 (6.90%) VMware
3 2 (2.30%) IBM
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) webMethods
4 1 (1.15%) CA
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