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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 20 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 51 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.07% 4.32% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.69% 5.55% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 17
Median daily rate £400 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £430 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +20.19%
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
587 559 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.41% 77.96% 83.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 398 406
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 36
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +49.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £37.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +6 26 £345 -8.00% 2
Corsham - 15 £455 -
Salisbury +2 2 £400 -5.88%
Chippenham -4 2 £358 +30.00%
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 66 (79.52%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) Java
3 24 (28.92%) PRINCE2
4 23 (27.71%) BDD
5 20 (24.10%) TOGAF
5 20 (24.10%) Finance
5 20 (24.10%) Kanban
5 20 (24.10%) Security Cleared
6 19 (22.89%) SC Cleared
7 17 (20.48%) REST
8 16 (19.28%) SOAP
9 15 (18.07%) SQL
10 13 (15.66%) Banking
10 13 (15.66%) Windows
10 13 (15.66%) Middleware
10 13 (15.66%) Project Management
10 13 (15.66%) Selenium
10 13 (15.66%) SDLC
11 12 (14.46%) DevOps
11 12 (14.46%) Migration
12 11 (13.25%) Spring
12 11 (13.25%) ISEB
12 11 (13.25%) Web Services
13 10 (12.05%) HTML
13 10 (12.05%) CSS
13 10 (12.05%) CISSP
13 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
13 10 (12.05%) TDD
13 10 (12.05%) MVC
13 10 (12.05%) Use Case

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 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.82%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.61%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.41%) JBoss
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.41%) MS Office
1 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) PaaS
2 6 (7.23%) SaaS
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.82%) IaaS
5 3 (3.61%) Heroku
5 3 (3.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) LDAP
1 6 (7.23%) VoIP
2 2 (2.41%) DMZ
3 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) NonStop SQL
1 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.61%) MySQL
3 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Selenium
2 10 (12.05%) Cucumber
3 9 (10.84%) WebDriver
4 7 (8.43%) Bitbucket
5 6 (7.23%) Mockito
6 4 (4.82%) JIRA
6 4 (4.82%) JUnit
7 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.61%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.41%) Subversion
8 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.20%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.20%) JBehave
9 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.20%) Moq
9 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.20%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 13 (15.66%) Banking
3 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.02%) Retail
5 4 (4.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) Architect
3 16 (19.28%) Analyst
4 14 (16.87%) Java Developer
5 12 (14.46%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (12.05%) Test Analyst
7 9 (10.84%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Head of Delivery
9 4 (4.82%) Azure Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Scrum Master
9 4 (4.82%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Head of Digital
10 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (2.41%) Agile Scrum Master
11 2 (2.41%) Azure DevOps
11 2 (2.41%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) REST
2 16 (19.28%) SOAP
3 13 (15.66%) Middleware
4 11 (13.25%) Spring
4 11 (13.25%) Web Services
5 10 (12.05%) CSS
5 10 (12.05%) HTML
5 10 (12.05%) jQuery
6 8 (9.64%) Sass
7 7 (8.43%) Hibernate
7 7 (8.43%) Spring MVC
8 6 (7.23%) .NET
9 4 (4.82%) RESTful
9 4 (4.82%) XML
10 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.61%) JSON
10 3 (3.61%) Play Framework
11 2 (2.41%) Ajax
11 2 (2.41%) JSP
11 2 (2.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) CESG
1 6 (7.23%) CESG CLAS
1 6 (7.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Windows
2 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (79.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.92%) PRINCE2
3 23 (27.71%) BDD
4 20 (24.10%) Kanban
4 20 (24.10%) TOGAF
5 13 (15.66%) Project Management
5 13 (15.66%) SDLC
6 12 (14.46%) DevOps
6 12 (14.46%) Migration
7 10 (12.05%) MVC
7 10 (12.05%) TDD
7 10 (12.05%) Use Case
7 10 (12.05%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.84%) Test Scripting
9 8 (9.64%) Exploratory Testing
9 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (8.43%) ITIL
10 7 (8.43%) SOA
10 7 (8.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.12%) Java
2 15 (18.07%) SQL
3 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.02%) C#
5 3 (3.61%) Scala
6 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.20%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.20%) ES6
7 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) Security Cleared
2 19 (22.89%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.25%) ISEB
4 10 (12.05%) CISSP
5 6 (7.23%) CLAS
6 4 (4.82%) CISA
6 4 (4.82%) IIBA
7 2 (2.41%) Degree
8 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) COBIT
3 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Docker
2 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.82%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Ansible
1 6 (7.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) VMware
3 2 (2.41%) IBM
3 2 (2.41%) webMethods
4 1 (1.20%) CA
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
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