The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 4.17% - 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £235 - £269
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 High Wycombe with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
High Wycombe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 18 25 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 75.00% 60.98% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 29
Median daily rate £230 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.35% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £235 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +266.66%  
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 High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in High Wycombe

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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Online Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
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