The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 35 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 25 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.84% 1.18% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 1.59% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 9
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£475 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £300 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -7.40%
Scrum
South West

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
501 378 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.96% 74.26% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 255 333
Average daily rate £470 £388 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.29% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 15
Average hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +21.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -5 9 £463 +54.16% 4
Chippenham - - - - 1
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Finance
3 15 (41.67%) Banking
4 14 (38.89%) User Experience
5 12 (33.33%) Project Management
6 11 (30.56%) E-Commerce
6 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
7 8 (22.22%) C#
7 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.22%) .NET
7 8 (22.22%) MS Project
7 8 (22.22%) Windows
8 7 (19.44%) Android
8 7 (19.44%) HTML5
8 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
8 7 (19.44%) CSS
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 6 (16.67%) Java
9 6 (16.67%) MVC
9 6 (16.67%) Retail
9 6 (16.67%) Sencha Touch
9 6 (16.67%) GitHub
9 6 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
9 6 (16.67%) Android Development
9 6 (16.67%) iOS Development
9 6 (16.67%) Sencha
9 6 (16.67%) CSS3
9 6 (16.67%) RESTful
9 6 (16.67%) Retail Banking
10 5 (13.89%) jQuery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (13.89%) ColdFusion
1 5 (13.89%) Railo
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Extranet
2 2 (5.56%) 3G
3 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.78%) Data Mart
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.78%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) RSpec
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Digital Project Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Business Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Portfolio Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Online Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) CSS
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) HTML5
3 6 (16.67%) RESTful
3 6 (16.67%) CSS3
3 6 (16.67%) Sencha Touch
3 6 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
4 5 (13.89%) ColdBox
5 4 (11.11%) PhoneGap
5 4 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (5.56%) Web Services
6 2 (5.56%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) XHTML
6 2 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.78%) WCF
7 1 (2.78%) J2EE
7 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Android
2 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Project Management
3 11 (30.56%) E-Commerce
3 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) Android Development
4 6 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Release Management
7 2 (5.56%) Content Management
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) B2C
7 2 (5.56%) DSDM
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 8 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.89%) CFML
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Sencha
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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