Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 11 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 16 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 11.19% 9.52% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.03% 13.46% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Cheltenham median daily rate £425 £360 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -24.21% +1.50%
10th Percentile £329 £328 £378
90th Percentile £491 £380 £525
Gloucestershire median daily rate £500 £427 £425
% change year-on-year +17.10% +0.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% -

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 133 104 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 93.01% 70.75% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 83
Cheltenham median daily rate £375 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% -2.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £274 £236 £233
90th Percentile £480 £488 £524
Gloucestershire median daily rate £414 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.33% -6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 14
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £19.21 £15.70 £35.13
90th Percentile £49.63 £47.50 £45.33
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) OOD
3 5 (31.25%) JUnit
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) EJB
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 5 (31.25%) JSF
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) Wiki
3 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) CentOS
3 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (31.25%) EasyMock
3 5 (31.25%) Confluence
3 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
6 2 (12.50%) 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 5 (31.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (6.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
1 5 (31.25%) EasyMock
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) MSTest
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
4 1 (6.25%) Redshift Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) EJB
2 5 (31.25%) JSF
2 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) WPF
5 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Wiki
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) CentOS
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau