Period
to 19 February 2019

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 6 months to 19 February 2019 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
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 14 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 11.71% 4.21% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 5.26% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
High Wycombe median daily rate £450 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
10th Percentile £405 £378 £316
90th Percentile £473 £523 £349
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £42.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 - £37.50

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 104 76 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 93.69% 80.00% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 37 26
High Wycombe median daily rate £350 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.38% +0.39%
10th Percentile £191 £252 £106
90th Percentile £483 £474 £506
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £421 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +1.51% +3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 19
High Wycombe median hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.64% +147.19% -69.10%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.25 £10.22
90th Percentile £48.38 £48.38 £39.90
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.75 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year -1.39% +22.03% -8.61%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

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 19 February 2019, 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Kanban
3 7 (53.85%) Confluence
3 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
5 5 (38.46%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) Marketing
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 3 (23.08%) Workshop Facilitation
7 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
7 3 (23.08%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
7 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
7 3 (23.08%) REST

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Confluence
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Power BI
1 1 (7.69%) Redis
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Angular Developer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (15.38%) Supply Chain Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Supply Chain Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 3 (23.08%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) WPF
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Kafka
5 1 (7.69%) MDX
5 1 (7.69%) MFC
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Kanban
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
4 4 (30.77%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Content Management
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Web Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Workshop Facilitation
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) APMP
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GxP
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft