Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 21 January 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 18 31
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 123 120 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.57% 7.78% 5.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.34% 9.45% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 83 74
Bristol median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £325 £295 £284
90th Percentile £488 £545 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Bristol median hourly rate - £37.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% -10.81%
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -4.88% -4.09% +11.76%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,475 1,270 1,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 78.83% 82.31% 82.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 875 1,041
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £260
90th Percentile £538 £566 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 47
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £11.55 £12.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £48.50 £50.90
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -15.65% -6.37% +37.72%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Bristol

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Bristol

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 110 (89.43%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (39.84%) C#
3 46 (37.40%) JavaScript
4 43 (34.96%) .NET
5 41 (33.33%) Finance
6 39 (31.71%) HTML
7 38 (30.89%) MVC
8 37 (30.08%) CSS
8 37 (30.08%) AngularJS
9 36 (29.27%) ASP.NET
10 31 (25.20%) SQL Server
11 29 (23.58%) Kanban
11 29 (23.58%) REST
12 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (22.76%) TDD
13 26 (21.14%) OO
13 26 (21.14%) Microsoft
14 25 (20.33%) jQuery
15 23 (18.70%) BDD
16 22 (17.89%) Java
16 22 (17.89%) SOAP
16 22 (17.89%) JSON
17 21 (17.07%) Oracle
17 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (15.45%) OOD
18 19 (15.45%) Marketing
18 19 (15.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
19 18 (14.63%) SAP

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (6.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (4.07%) CMS
3 4 (3.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.44%) Alfresco
4 3 (2.44%) Confluence
4 3 (2.44%) Mule
5 2 (1.63%) Drupal
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) Liferay
6 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.88%) GitHub
4 3 (2.44%) SaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.81%) IaaS
5 1 (0.81%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.81%) npm
5 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) SMS
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.20%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.63%) DB2
6 2 (1.63%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) MySQL
7 1 (0.81%) Power BI
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Git (software)
1 17 (13.82%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.20%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.94%) Maven
4 8 (6.50%) Mockito
4 8 (6.50%) SonarQube
4 8 (6.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (5.69%) JIRA
5 7 (5.69%) Selenium
6 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.07%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.25%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.25%) SpecFlow
8 4 (3.25%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.63%) Appium
9 2 (1.63%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.63%) Gatling
9 2 (1.63%) TestRail
9 2 (1.63%) The Grinder
General
1 41 (33.33%) Finance
2 19 (15.45%) Marketing
3 18 (14.63%) Electronics
3 18 (14.63%) Manufacturing
3 18 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 12 (9.76%) Banking
5 4 (3.25%) Law
6 2 (1.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (48.78%) Developer
2 25 (20.33%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.70%) C# Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Analyst
4 14 (11.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Agile Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Scrum Master
9 6 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (34.96%) .NET
2 39 (31.71%) HTML
3 37 (30.08%) AngularJS
3 37 (30.08%) CSS
4 36 (29.27%) ASP.NET
5 29 (23.58%) REST
6 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (20.33%) jQuery
8 22 (17.89%) JSON
8 22 (17.89%) SOAP
9 19 (15.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (7.32%) React
11 8 (6.50%) HTML5
11 8 (6.50%) JSR 170
11 8 (6.50%) OSGi
11 8 (6.50%) PowerMock
11 8 (6.50%) Web Services
12 7 (5.69%) Node.js
13 6 (4.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) User Experience
2 5 (4.07%) Blog
2 5 (4.07%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.07%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) FMCG
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) Unix
2 5 (4.07%) Windows
3 3 (2.44%) CentOS
3 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (89.43%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (30.89%) MVC
3 29 (23.58%) Kanban
4 28 (22.76%) TDD
5 26 (21.14%) OO
6 23 (18.70%) BDD
7 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (15.45%) OOD
9 18 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (14.63%) Programme Management
10 17 (13.82%) Software Engineering
11 15 (12.20%) Coaching
12 14 (11.38%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.38%) Unit Testing
13 11 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (8.13%) DevOps
14 10 (8.13%) Microservices
15 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
15 9 (7.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.84%) C#
2 46 (37.40%) JavaScript
3 22 (17.89%) Java
4 15 (12.20%) SQL
5 9 (7.32%) Python
6 4 (3.25%) Groovy
6 4 (3.25%) PHP
7 3 (2.44%) Perl
7 3 (2.44%) Scala
7 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.63%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.81%) Delphi
9 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.81%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.07%) ISEB
1 5 (4.07%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.44%) Degree
2 3 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.81%) CISM
3 1 (0.81%) CISSP
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.81%) PMP
3 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.63%) P3O
3 2 (1.63%) PMO
4 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Puppet
2 2 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
3 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.81%) Rancher
Vendors
1 26 (21.14%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.07%) Oracle
3 18 (14.63%) SAP
4 9 (7.32%) Adobe
5 8 (6.50%) Coverity
6 4 (3.25%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.63%) HP
9 1 (0.81%) Informatica
9 1 (0.81%) Tableau
9 1 (0.81%) Xamarin