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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 26 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 34 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.92% 2.02% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.19% 2.68% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 16
Median daily rate £360 £388 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
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
473 597 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 82.40% 75.47% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 397 364
Median daily rate £375 £405 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +51.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +31 29 £345 -23.33% 1
Corsham - 1 £550 -
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 52 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) Finance
3 24 (30.77%) Java
4 19 (24.36%) PRINCE2
4 19 (24.36%) TOGAF
5 18 (23.08%) Banking
6 17 (21.79%) Kanban
6 17 (21.79%) BDD
7 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
7 16 (20.51%) Middleware
8 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
8 15 (19.23%) SQL
8 15 (19.23%) SOAP
8 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
9 14 (17.95%) REST
10 13 (16.67%) SDLC
10 13 (16.67%) Spring
11 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 12 (15.38%) jQuery
11 12 (15.38%) Use Case
11 12 (15.38%) CSS
11 12 (15.38%) HTML
11 12 (15.38%) UML
12 11 (14.10%) Hibernate
13 10 (12.82%) MVC
13 10 (12.82%) SOA
13 10 (12.82%) Selenium
14 9 (11.54%) WebDriver
14 9 (11.54%) Windows
15 8 (10.26%) TDD

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 6 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) JBoss
3 1 (1.28%) Mule
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS Office
1 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) IaaS
2 2 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) GIS
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.28%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Selenium
2 9 (11.54%) WebDriver
3 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.41%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.41%) Mockito
5 3 (3.85%) JUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.28%) JIRA
6 1 (1.28%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 18 (23.08%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (23.08%) Architect
1 18 (23.08%) Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Scrum Master
3 14 (17.95%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Financial Software Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Data Migration Specialist
10 2 (2.56%) GIS Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Portfolio Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) Middleware
2 15 (19.23%) SOAP
3 14 (17.95%) REST
4 13 (16.67%) Spring
5 12 (15.38%) CSS
5 12 (15.38%) HTML
5 12 (15.38%) jQuery
6 11 (14.10%) Hibernate
7 7 (8.97%) Spring MVC
7 7 (8.97%) Web Services
8 5 (6.41%) .NET
8 5 (6.41%) Sass
9 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.56%) JDBC
11 1 (1.28%) CSS3
11 1 (1.28%) D3.js
11 1 (1.28%) HTML5
11 1 (1.28%) JSP
11 1 (1.28%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) User Experience
2 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (2.56%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.28%) CESG
4 1 (1.28%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) PRINCE2
2 19 (24.36%) TOGAF
3 17 (21.79%) BDD
3 17 (21.79%) Kanban
4 13 (16.67%) SDLC
5 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 12 (15.38%) UML
5 12 (15.38%) Use Case
6 10 (12.82%) MVC
6 10 (12.82%) SOA
7 8 (10.26%) TDD
8 7 (8.97%) Migration
8 7 (8.97%) Test Scripting
9 6 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (5.13%) Project Management
10 4 (5.13%) User Stories
11 3 (3.85%) Automation Testing
11 3 (3.85%) DevOps
11 3 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) Java
2 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 15 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) ECMAScript
4 1 (1.28%) ES6
4 1 (1.28%) F#
4 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) CISSP
4 1 (1.28%) CLAS
4 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SEPA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
1 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) ESRI
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) webMethods
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