The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 26 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 35 39
Rank change year-on-year +23 +4  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 118 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.43% 4.37% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.03% 5.16% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 12 44
Median daily rate £390 £433 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.82% +15.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £389 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £496 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £378
% change year-on-year - +12.58%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 841 794 990
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.49% 84.56% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 432 518
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 23
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.07 £9.37 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Buckinghamshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Buckinghamshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +18 88 £388 -8.82% 10
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 188 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (51.53%) Banking
3 82 (41.84%) Finance
4 81 (41.33%) Java
5 64 (32.65%) Git (software)
6 62 (31.63%) Jenkins
7 57 (29.08%) Node.js
8 51 (26.02%) REST
9 46 (23.47%) JavaScript
10 44 (22.45%) TDD
10 44 (22.45%) AngularJS
11 40 (20.41%) Microservices
12 37 (18.88%) MongoDB
12 37 (18.88%) RESTful
13 36 (18.37%) HTML
14 35 (17.86%) IBM
14 35 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (17.35%) Spring
16 28 (14.29%) JSON
16 28 (14.29%) SOA
16 28 (14.29%) API Development
17 27 (13.78%) User Experience
17 27 (13.78%) JIRA
18 26 (13.27%) CSS
18 26 (13.27%) SOAP
18 26 (13.27%) Mobile App
19 25 (12.76%) SQL
20 23 (11.73%) Swagger
20 23 (11.73%) Android
21 22 (11.22%) Apple iOS

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (5.61%) Drupal
2 8 (4.08%) Confluence
2 8 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.57%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.06%) Alfresco
4 6 (3.06%) CMS
4 6 (3.06%) Liferay
5 5 (2.55%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.53%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.53%) IIS
6 3 (1.53%) LiveCycle
6 3 (1.53%) SAS
6 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.02%) JBoss
7 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.51%) Apache
8 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.53%) InVision
2 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Staffware
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.14%) OpenShift
2 12 (6.12%) PaaS
3 6 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.53%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.69%) Internet
2 4 (2.04%) Intranet
2 4 (2.04%) LDAP
3 2 (1.02%) NAS
3 2 (1.02%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) ATM
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.88%) MongoDB
2 13 (6.63%) Big Data
3 12 (6.12%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.61%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.59%) DB2
6 8 (4.08%) MySQL
7 7 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.06%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (2.55%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.04%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.04%) Impala
10 4 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.04%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.53%) HBase
12 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.51%) Redis
13 1 (0.51%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 64 (32.65%) Git (software)
2 62 (31.63%) Jenkins
3 27 (13.78%) JIRA
4 14 (7.14%) JUnit
4 14 (7.14%) Selenium
5 11 (5.61%) git-flow
5 11 (5.61%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (5.61%) Mocha
5 11 (5.61%) Protractor
6 10 (5.10%) GitLab
6 10 (5.10%) Grunt
6 10 (5.10%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (3.06%) gulp
9 5 (2.55%) Maven
9 5 (2.55%) Mockito
10 4 (2.04%) Gradle
10 4 (2.04%) webpack
11 3 (1.53%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 101 (51.53%) Banking
2 82 (41.84%) Finance
3 10 (5.10%) Retail
4 7 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (2.55%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.53%) Automotive
6 3 (1.53%) German Language
6 3 (1.53%) Marketing
7 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (59.69%) Developer
2 46 (23.47%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.24%) Agile Developer
4 23 (11.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 20 (10.20%) Node.js Developer
6 16 (8.16%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (7.65%) Designer
8 13 (6.63%) Analyst
8 13 (6.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (6.12%) Angular Developer
10 11 (5.61%) Android Developer
11 10 (5.10%) Agile Java Developer
11 10 (5.10%) iOS Developer
11 10 (5.10%) Project Manager
11 10 (5.10%) UI Designer
12 9 (4.59%) MongoDB Developer
12 9 (4.59%) Scrum Master
12 9 (4.59%) Tester
12 9 (4.59%) UI/UX Designer
12 9 (4.59%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (29.08%) Node.js
2 51 (26.02%) REST
3 44 (22.45%) AngularJS
4 37 (18.88%) RESTful
5 36 (18.37%) HTML
6 34 (17.35%) Spring
7 28 (14.29%) JSON
8 26 (13.27%) CSS
8 26 (13.27%) SOAP
9 23 (11.73%) Swagger
10 20 (10.20%) CSS3
10 20 (10.20%) HTML5
10 20 (10.20%) Spring Boot
11 19 (9.69%) Web Services
12 16 (8.16%) XML
13 14 (7.14%) Sass
14 13 (6.63%) Java EE
14 13 (6.63%) jQuery
15 12 (6.12%) LESS
16 11 (5.61%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.78%) User Experience
2 26 (13.27%) Mobile App
3 14 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
4 12 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.10%) Online Banking
6 7 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.06%) iPad
8 5 (2.55%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.55%) iPhone
9 3 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Fintech
10 1 (0.51%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.73%) Android
2 22 (11.22%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.12%) Linux
4 5 (2.55%) Unix
4 5 (2.55%) Windows
5 3 (1.53%) zOS
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.45%) TDD
3 40 (20.41%) Microservices
4 35 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (14.29%) API Development
5 28 (14.29%) SOA
6 21 (10.71%) Kanban
6 21 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 19 (9.69%) DevOps
8 17 (8.67%) Project Management
9 16 (8.16%) BDD
9 16 (8.16%) MVC
9 16 (8.16%) Open Source
10 15 (7.65%) Android Development
10 15 (7.65%) Coaching
11 14 (7.14%) User Stories
12 13 (6.63%) iOS Development
12 13 (6.63%) OO
13 12 (6.12%) Front End Development
13 12 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 81 (41.33%) Java
2 46 (23.47%) JavaScript
3 25 (12.76%) SQL
4 10 (5.10%) Apple Swift
5 9 (4.59%) Ruby
6 8 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.06%) Objective-C
7 6 (3.06%) Python
7 6 (3.06%) Scala
8 5 (2.55%) C#
8 5 (2.55%) PHP
9 4 (2.04%) Perl
9 4 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.53%) ECMAScript
10 3 (1.53%) ES6
10 3 (1.53%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (4.08%) Degree
2 7 (3.57%) ISEB
3 3 (1.53%) APMG
3 3 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.02%) PMP
4 2 (1.02%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.10%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.53%) Apache Flume
1 3 (1.53%) HDFS
2 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.53%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.53%) Oozie
3 1 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 35 (17.86%) IBM
2 17 (8.67%) Oracle
3 10 (5.10%) Apple
4 8 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.06%) Adobe
5 6 (3.06%) OpenText
6 5 (2.55%) Apigee
6 5 (2.55%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.55%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.04%) Cloudera
7 4 (2.04%) WSO2
8 3 (1.53%) ILOG
8 3 (1.53%) Pega
9 2 (1.02%) Remedy
10 1 (0.51%) Google
10 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
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