Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 22 27
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.52% 6.01% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.39% 7.25% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 10
Cheltenham median daily rate £380 £513 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.85% +17.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £342 £336 £362
90th Percentile £502 £575 £497
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate £44.00 - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.00 - -

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 113 193 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 76.87% 82.83% 70.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 107 120
Cheltenham median daily rate £410 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -5.00% +1.59%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £274
90th Percentile £663 £563 £503
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 6
Cheltenham median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.76% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £15.15 £37.75 £40.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -18.42% -8.43% +15.28%

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 November 2017.

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 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (35.71%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (35.71%) Workflow
3 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 5 (35.71%) XPath
3 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) XSD
3 5 (35.71%) XSL
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) XQuery
3 5 (35.71%) XForms
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) MuleSoft
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (21.43%) Tableau
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3

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 3 (21.43%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) SAS EBI
3 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Redshift Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Redshift Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) XForms
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) XSD
1 5 (35.71%) XSL
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) XPath
1 5 (35.71%) XQuery
2 3 (21.43%) Ada
2 3 (21.43%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) CA Agile Central
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) MuleSoft
2 3 (21.43%) Tableau