Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 25 May 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 25 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 17.48% 6.72% 8.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.19% 10.00% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 11
Cheltenham median daily rate £416 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.04% -8.75% -16.32%
10th Percentile £347 £338 £330
90th Percentile £584 £407 £488
Gloucestershire median daily rate £440 £407 £400
% change year-on-year +8.11% +1.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Cheltenham median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £45.75 £42.50 £41.25
90th Percentile £56.25 £47.50 £43.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.65% -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 118 80 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 82.52% 67.23% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 66
Cheltenham median daily rate £416 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.04% -8.75% -6.98%
10th Percentile £290 £245 £300
90th Percentile £596 £480 £516
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 12
Cheltenham median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £14.56 £14.25 £33.35
90th Percentile £55.25 £48.13 £43.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.50 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year -23.08% -0.59% +3.66%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Cheltenham

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Cheltenham

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Cheltenham

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) DevOps
3 10 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) OO
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) OOD
5 8 (32.00%) JUnit
5 8 (32.00%) EJB
5 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (32.00%) JIRA
5 8 (32.00%) Wiki
5 8 (32.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (32.00%) Spring
5 8 (32.00%) JSF
5 8 (32.00%) CentOS
5 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (32.00%) EasyMock
5 8 (32.00%) Confluence
5 8 (32.00%) Bitbucket
5 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (24.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (24.00%) MuleSoft
6 6 (24.00%) Amazon S3
6 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (32.00%) Confluence
2 5 (20.00%) SAS
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) SAS EBI
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (32.00%) Bitbucket
1 8 (32.00%) EasyMock
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (32.00%) JIRA
1 8 (32.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) MSTest
2 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) AWS Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Redshift Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Delivery Director
4 2 (8.00%) Redshift Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Architect
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Redshift Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Technology Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) EJB
1 8 (32.00%) JSF
1 8 (32.00%) Spring
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.00%) WPF
4 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Wiki
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) CentOS
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
1 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) DevOps
3 9 (36.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (32.00%) OOD
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (24.00%) ETL
6 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Change Management
8 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.00%) Microservices
8 2 (8.00%) MVC
8 2 (8.00%) Open Source
8 2 (8.00%) SDLC
8 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Ada
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (24.00%) MuleSoft
3 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (20.00%) Tableau
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft