Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +22
Contract jobs citing Scrum 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 12.24% 2.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.12% 3.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
High Wycombe median daily rate £433 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.33% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £403 £425
% change year-on-year +18.01% -5.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £42.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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 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 85 61 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 86.73% 79.22% 86.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 29 37
High Wycombe median daily rate £375 £363 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -10.49% +8.00%
10th Percentile £213 £130 £244
90th Percentile £519 £528 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.30% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 8
High Wycombe median hourly rate £38.75 £17.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.94% -42.86% +170.45%
10th Percentile £16.65 £11.25 £9.75
90th Percentile £53.45 £43.08 £45.73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.35
% change year-on-year -3.37% +4.53% -11.77%

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 23 October 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) GitHub
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) React
4 4 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (25.00%) CMS
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) GxP
5 3 (25.00%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) APMP
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Web Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) Kanban
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC

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 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) React
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) MFC
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 4 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) Kanban
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) BDD
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
7 1 (8.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) APMP
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft