Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 21 24
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +17
Contract jobs citing Scrum 131 113 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.63% 6.65% 6.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.35% 7.97% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 93 95
Bristol median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% -2.60%
10th Percentile £325 £296 £315
90th Percentile £525 £538 £516
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £41.25
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £41.90
% change year-on-year -4.38% -4.53% +9.54%

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 1568 1417 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.35% 83.45% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 1022 1099
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £555 £536
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 65 37
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +31.58% -24.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £46.30 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%

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 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 117 (89.31%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.27%) C#
2 58 (44.27%) JavaScript
3 54 (41.22%) .NET
4 50 (38.17%) AngularJS
5 49 (37.40%) MVC
6 47 (35.88%) ASP.NET
7 46 (35.11%) CSS
7 46 (35.11%) HTML
8 43 (32.82%) Finance
9 41 (31.30%) SQL Server
10 39 (29.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (29.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (27.48%) OO
12 35 (26.72%) Microsoft
13 34 (25.95%) REST
14 32 (24.43%) TDD
14 32 (24.43%) jQuery
15 31 (23.66%) JSON
15 31 (23.66%) Kanban
16 30 (22.90%) Oracle
16 30 (22.90%) SOAP
17 29 (22.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (21.37%) OOD
19 25 (19.08%) Marketing
20 24 (18.32%) Oracle Database
20 24 (18.32%) BDD
20 24 (18.32%) Java
21 23 (17.56%) Programme Management

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 (6.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.82%) CMS
4 4 (3.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.29%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.29%) Mule
6 2 (1.53%) Confluence
6 2 (1.53%) Drupal
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.76%) IIS
7 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.63%) GitHub
4 5 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.76%) IaaS
6 1 (0.76%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.76%) npm
6 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) SMS
2 2 (1.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.30%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.32%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.16%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.53%) DB2
8 2 (1.53%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.76%) MySQL
9 1 (0.76%) Power BI
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (16.79%) Visual Studio
2 18 (13.74%) Jenkins
3 16 (12.21%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.40%) Maven
5 9 (6.87%) TeamCity
6 8 (6.11%) JIRA
6 8 (6.11%) Mockito
6 8 (6.11%) Selenium
6 8 (6.11%) SonarQube
6 8 (6.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.82%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.05%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.05%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.29%) NUnit
10 2 (1.53%) Ant
10 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.53%) JMeter
General
1 43 (32.82%) Finance
2 25 (19.08%) Marketing
3 23 (17.56%) Electronics
3 23 (17.56%) Manufacturing
3 23 (17.56%) Telecoms
4 14 (10.69%) Banking
5 4 (3.05%) Law
5 4 (3.05%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 71 (54.20%) Developer
2 37 (28.24%) .NET Developer
3 34 (25.95%) C# Developer
4 25 (19.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (18.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (18.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (12.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 17 (12.98%) Software Developer
7 16 (12.21%) .NET Software Developer
7 16 (12.21%) Agile C# Developer
7 16 (12.21%) Agile Developer
7 16 (12.21%) C# Software Developer
8 15 (11.45%) Agile .NET Developer
9 13 (9.92%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Analyst
11 8 (6.11%) Scrum Master
11 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Project Manager
12 7 (5.34%) Senior C# Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (41.22%) .NET
2 50 (38.17%) AngularJS
3 47 (35.88%) ASP.NET
4 46 (35.11%) CSS
4 46 (35.11%) HTML
5 39 (29.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (29.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 34 (25.95%) REST
7 32 (24.43%) jQuery
8 31 (23.66%) JSON
9 30 (22.90%) SOAP
10 29 (22.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (8.40%) Node.js
11 11 (8.40%) React
12 8 (6.11%) JSR 170
12 8 (6.11%) OSGi
12 8 (6.11%) PowerMock
13 7 (5.34%) HTML5
13 7 (5.34%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (4.58%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Blog
1 9 (6.87%) Public Cloud
2 8 (6.11%) User Experience
3 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.63%) Linux
2 5 (3.82%) Unix
3 3 (2.29%) CentOS
3 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.53%) Windows
5 1 (0.76%) Fedora
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (89.31%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (37.40%) MVC
3 36 (27.48%) OO
4 32 (24.43%) TDD
5 31 (23.66%) Kanban
6 28 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (21.37%) OOD
7 24 (18.32%) BDD
8 23 (17.56%) Digital Marketing
8 23 (17.56%) Programme Management
9 16 (12.21%) Software Engineering
10 15 (11.45%) DevOps
11 14 (10.69%) Coaching
11 14 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (10.69%) Microservices
11 14 (10.69%) Test Automation
12 13 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (9.16%) Unit Testing
14 10 (7.63%) E-Commerce
15 9 (6.87%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 58 (44.27%) C#
1 58 (44.27%) JavaScript
2 24 (18.32%) Java
3 14 (10.69%) SQL
4 9 (6.87%) Python
5 7 (5.34%) Scala
6 5 (3.82%) PHP
7 4 (3.05%) Groovy
7 4 (3.05%) Ruby
8 3 (2.29%) Perl
8 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.53%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) Delphi
10 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) ISTQB
2 7 (5.34%) ISEB
3 4 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.53%) Degree
6 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.76%) CISM
6 1 (0.76%) CISSP
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.29%) Puppet
3 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.76%) Ansible
4 1 (0.76%) Kibana
4 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.76%) logstash
4 1 (0.76%) Rancher
Vendors
1 35 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.90%) Oracle
3 23 (17.56%) SAP
4 8 (6.11%) Adobe
4 8 (6.11%) Coverity
5 4 (3.05%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.53%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Google
8 1 (0.76%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) Xamarin