Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scrum
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 45 53
Rank change year-on-year +21 +8 -17
Contract jobs citing Scrum 35 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 6.28% 2.26% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 2.64% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 2
Bracknell median daily rate £413 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% - +23.46%
Berkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +0.31% -0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.50 £67.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year -45.93% +48.35% -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 496 492 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 89.05% 85.57% 80.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 236 167
Bracknell median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.87%
10th Percentile £153 £200 £166
90th Percentile £573 £574 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 54
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -45.65% +43.75%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Bracknell

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Bracknell

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Bracknell over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) TDD
3 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (40.00%) .NET
4 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (34.29%) Kanban
5 12 (34.29%) BDD
5 12 (34.29%) DevOps
6 11 (31.43%) REST
6 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
6 11 (31.43%) Java
6 11 (31.43%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) SQL
7 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (28.57%) Wealth Management
7 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.71%) Web Services
8 9 (25.71%) C#
9 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
9 8 (22.86%) MVC
10 7 (20.00%) Unix
10 7 (20.00%) Windows
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (20.00%) WCF
10 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (11.43%) Confluence
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.71%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (5.71%) CloudFront
3 2 (5.71%) GitHub
3 2 (5.71%) Serverless
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
1 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (17.14%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
3 4 (11.43%) Gradle
3 4 (11.43%) IntelliJ
3 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) JUnit
3 4 (11.43%) Maven
3 4 (11.43%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.71%) Checkstyle
4 2 (5.71%) Selenium
4 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
4 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.86%) Appium
5 1 (2.86%) UI Automator
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum Master
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Tester
6 2 (5.71%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) REST
3 9 (25.71%) Web Services
4 7 (20.00%) WCF
5 6 (17.14%) HTML
5 6 (17.14%) XML
6 5 (14.29%) JSON
6 5 (14.29%) React
6 5 (14.29%) SOAP
6 5 (14.29%) Spring
6 5 (14.29%) WSDL
6 5 (14.29%) XSD
6 5 (14.29%) XSLT
7 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.43%) CSS
7 4 (11.43%) JSF
7 4 (11.43%) Spring MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Life Science
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Unix
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) TDD
3 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (34.29%) BDD
4 12 (34.29%) DevOps
4 12 (34.29%) Kanban
5 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Wealth Management
7 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 8 (22.86%) MVC
9 7 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (17.14%) Microservices
10 6 (17.14%) SOLID
11 5 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (11.43%) OOD
12 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
12 4 (11.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (31.43%) Java
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) C#
5 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
6 5 (14.29%) XPath
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.86%) PMP
1 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow