The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 29 March 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 / Gloucester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 20 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 0  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 7.34% 1.82% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.79% 2.70% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £380 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.27 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% -0.54%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 91 74 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 83.49% 67.27% 64.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 49 52
Median daily rate £400 £328 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.13% -17.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £130 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £9.19 £12.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.41% -58.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Banking
3 11 (39.29%) Retail
3 11 (39.29%) Retail Banking
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 6 (21.43%) Defect Management
7 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
7 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) ISEB
8 4 (14.29%) Java
8 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
8 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
8 4 (14.29%) User Experience
9 3 (10.71%) DevOps
9 3 (10.71%) Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) Predictive Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
9 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
9 3 (10.71%) CPLEX
9 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.71%) C#
9 3 (10.71%) HTML

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (10.71%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Anypoint
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.57%) Mule
3 1 (3.57%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) CPLEX
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.14%) Redis
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) OrientDB
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) ReSharper
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (46.43%) Banking
2 11 (39.29%) Retail
2 11 (39.29%) Retail Banking
3 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
6 2 (7.14%) Electronics
6 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (7.14%) Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Test Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Coach
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) CSS3
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) Kendo UI
2 2 (7.14%) REST
2 2 (7.14%) SignalR
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) WSDL
3 1 (3.57%) XSD
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) Defect Management
4 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps
7 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Test Management
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) Groovy
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) ISEB
3 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) CloudHub
1 1 (3.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) ILOG
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle