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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 28 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 41 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.97% 6.88% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 8.66% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 16
Median daily rate £375 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £563 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
561 543 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.66% 79.50% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 400 396
Median daily rate £400 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +7 37 £375 +4.16% 5
Salisbury +3 1 £400 -5.88%
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 79 (89.77%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.77%) BDD
3 31 (35.23%) Java
4 30 (34.09%) Selenium
5 22 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 19 (21.59%) C#
7 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
7 18 (20.45%) Spring
7 18 (20.45%) REST
7 18 (20.45%) Security Cleared
8 17 (19.32%) SC Cleared
8 17 (19.32%) Kanban
9 16 (18.18%) HTML
9 16 (18.18%) CSS
9 16 (18.18%) MVC
10 15 (17.05%) Finance
10 15 (17.05%) TDD
10 15 (17.05%) .NET
11 14 (15.91%) jQuery
12 13 (14.77%) WebDriver
12 13 (14.77%) SOAP
12 13 (14.77%) Web Services
13 12 (13.64%) SQL
13 12 (13.64%) Project Management
13 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
13 12 (13.64%) SpecFlow
13 12 (13.64%) Gherkin
14 11 (12.50%) Jenkins
14 11 (12.50%) ISEB
14 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2

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 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.55%) Confluence
2 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.41%) Apache
3 3 (3.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
1 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) PaaS
1 5 (5.68%) SaaS
2 3 (3.41%) Heroku
2 3 (3.41%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.27%) IaaS
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) VoIP
2 4 (4.55%) LDAP
3 2 (2.27%) DMZ
4 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.68%) NonStop SQL
3 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.41%) MySQL
4 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (34.09%) Selenium
2 22 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 13 (14.77%) WebDriver
4 12 (13.64%) SpecFlow
5 11 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 10 (11.36%) Maven
7 8 (9.09%) Jasmine
8 6 (6.82%) Bitbucket
8 6 (6.82%) GitLab
8 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
9 5 (5.68%) JIRA
10 4 (4.55%) Ant
10 4 (4.55%) JUnit
10 4 (4.55%) Mockito
10 4 (4.55%) Subversion
11 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.41%) IntelliJ
11 3 (3.41%) JBehave
12 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
12 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Retail
4 4 (4.55%) Military
5 2 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Head of Delivery
6 6 (6.82%) Scrum Master
6 6 (6.82%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Consultant
7 4 (4.55%) Developer in Test
7 4 (4.55%) Security Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.55%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (3.41%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) REST
1 18 (20.45%) Spring
2 16 (18.18%) CSS
2 16 (18.18%) HTML
3 15 (17.05%) .NET
4 14 (15.91%) jQuery
5 13 (14.77%) SOAP
5 13 (14.77%) Web Services
6 12 (13.64%) Gherkin
7 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
8 9 (10.23%) Ext JS
8 9 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (9.09%) Hibernate
10 7 (7.95%) XML
11 6 (6.82%) HTML5
11 6 (6.82%) Sass
12 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.68%) Spring MVC
13 4 (4.55%) Ajax
13 4 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.68%) CESG
2 5 (5.68%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (89.77%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.77%) BDD
3 17 (19.32%) Kanban
4 16 (18.18%) MVC
5 15 (17.05%) TDD
6 12 (13.64%) Project Management
6 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 10 (11.36%) Test Scripting
9 9 (10.23%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (10.23%) DevOps
9 9 (10.23%) Microservices
10 8 (9.09%) Migration
10 8 (9.09%) MVVM
11 7 (7.95%) Exploratory Testing
11 7 (7.95%) SDLC
11 7 (7.95%) TOGAF
12 6 (6.82%) API Testing
12 6 (6.82%) ITIL
12 6 (6.82%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.23%) Java
2 19 (21.59%) C#
3 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (3.41%) Scala
6 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (19.32%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.50%) ISEB
4 9 (10.23%) CISSP
5 5 (5.68%) CLAS
6 4 (4.55%) CISA
6 4 (4.55%) IIBA
7 3 (3.41%) Degree
8 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) COBIT
3 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.14%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) Docker
3 3 (3.41%) Firmware
4 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Ansible
1 6 (6.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Sencha
2 6 (6.82%) Google
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) VMware
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) IBM
4 2 (2.27%) webMethods
5 1 (1.14%) CA
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