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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 32 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 47 38 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.52% 4.48% 8.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.75% 5.44% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 65
Median daily rate £360 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +4.65% +16.57%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 696 699 758
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.69% 82.33% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 517 586
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £17.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Bristol

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 100 (93.46%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (45.79%) JavaScript
3 42 (39.25%) .NET
4 39 (36.45%) C#
5 36 (33.64%) HTML
6 34 (31.78%) CSS
7 33 (30.84%) AngularJS
8 32 (29.91%) MVC
9 29 (27.10%) SQL Server
10 26 (24.30%) ASP.NET
11 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
11 25 (23.36%) Finance
11 25 (23.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (21.50%) Java
14 20 (18.69%) TDD
15 19 (17.76%) REST
16 18 (16.82%) Test Automation
16 18 (16.82%) jQuery
17 17 (15.89%) JIRA
17 17 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
18 16 (14.95%) BDD
18 16 (14.95%) Kanban
18 16 (14.95%) Git (software)
18 16 (14.95%) DevOps
19 15 (14.02%) HTML5
19 15 (14.02%) RESTful
19 15 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
20 14 (13.08%) XML
20 14 (13.08%) User Stories

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 7 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.80%) Confluence
3 2 (1.87%) Apache
3 2 (1.87%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (10.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.54%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (6.54%) GitHub
4 2 (1.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) HTTP
2 3 (2.80%) LDAP
2 3 (2.80%) VPN
3 2 (1.87%) DHCP
3 2 (1.87%) DNS
3 2 (1.87%) NAS
3 2 (1.87%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.87%) SAN
3 2 (1.87%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.48%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (5.61%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.93%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) JIRA
2 16 (14.95%) Git (software)
3 13 (12.15%) TeamCity
4 10 (9.35%) Selenium
5 8 (7.48%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.54%) Ant
7 6 (5.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.67%) Maven
9 4 (3.74%) Artifactory
9 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.74%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.80%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.87%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.87%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.87%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.87%) TestNG
11 2 (1.87%) Toad
General
1 25 (23.36%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Marketing
3 12 (11.21%) Banking
4 11 (10.28%) Electronics
4 11 (10.28%) Manufacturing
4 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.80%) Publishing
6 2 (1.87%) Advertising
6 2 (1.87%) Automotive
6 2 (1.87%) Games
6 2 (1.87%) Retail
6 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.87%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (53.27%) Developer
2 25 (23.36%) C# Developer
3 20 (18.69%) .NET Developer
4 14 (13.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (11.21%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (11.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Scrum Master
8 8 (7.48%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.48%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Tester
8 8 (7.48%) UI Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Automation Tester
9 7 (6.54%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.25%) .NET
2 36 (33.64%) HTML
3 34 (31.78%) CSS
4 33 (30.84%) AngularJS
5 26 (24.30%) ASP.NET
6 25 (23.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (17.76%) REST
9 18 (16.82%) jQuery
10 15 (14.02%) HTML5
10 15 (14.02%) RESTful
11 14 (13.08%) XML
12 12 (11.21%) JSON
12 12 (11.21%) SOAP
12 12 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (9.35%) Spring
13 10 (9.35%) Web Services
14 9 (8.41%) WPF
15 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
15 8 (7.48%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) User Experience
2 10 (9.35%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (7.48%) Public Cloud
4 6 (5.61%) Blog
5 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.87%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) Linux
2 5 (4.67%) Windows
3 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.87%) CentOS
4 2 (1.87%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Fedora
5 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (93.46%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.91%) MVC
3 20 (18.69%) TDD
4 18 (16.82%) Test Automation
5 16 (14.95%) BDD
5 16 (14.95%) DevOps
5 16 (14.95%) Kanban
6 15 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (13.08%) Microservices
7 14 (13.08%) User Stories
8 13 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (10.28%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (10.28%) OO
9 11 (10.28%) Programme Management
10 10 (9.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.41%) OOD
11 9 (8.41%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.54%) Front End Development
12 7 (6.54%) Web Development
13 6 (5.61%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 49 (45.79%) JavaScript
2 39 (36.45%) C#
3 23 (21.50%) Java
4 9 (8.41%) Ruby
4 9 (8.41%) SQL
5 7 (6.54%) Scala
6 5 (4.67%) Python
7 4 (3.74%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.74%) C++
8 3 (2.80%) VB
8 3 (2.80%) VB6
9 2 (1.87%) F#
9 2 (1.87%) Perl
9 2 (1.87%) PHP
9 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.87%) XPath
10 1 (0.93%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) SC Cleared
1 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.74%) ISEB
4 3 (2.80%) Degree
4 3 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.87%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 3 (2.80%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.74%) Docker
3 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.87%) vSphere
4 2 (1.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.61%) Puppet
3 2 (1.87%) Ansible
3 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.87%) SCCM
3 2 (1.87%) vRealize
3 2 (1.87%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.93%) Kibana
4 1 (0.93%) logstash
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) Oracle
3 11 (10.28%) SAP
4 8 (7.48%) VMware
5 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.87%) arcserve
6 2 (1.87%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.87%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Apple
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) Remedy
7 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
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