Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 10 December 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 > Milton Keynes
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 +25 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 157 102 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.90% 8.20% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.62% 9.60% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 52 48
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.48% +4.69%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £304
90th Percentile £519 £575 £511
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £37.50 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1479 1062 1549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.84% 85.37% 81.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 635 820
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £416 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.73% +7.92% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £260
90th Percentile £528 £557 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 44
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.84% +15.60%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £24.80 £38.75 £22.63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year +12.20% -7.06% +24.15%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Milton Keynes

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 127 (80.89%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (47.13%) Java
3 64 (40.76%) Finance
4 53 (33.76%) Git (software)
5 52 (33.12%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (32.48%) TDD
7 46 (29.30%) Banking
7 46 (29.30%) Jenkins
8 42 (26.75%) AngularJS
8 42 (26.75%) RESTful
9 38 (24.20%) Spring
10 31 (19.75%) Microservices
11 30 (19.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (17.20%) Spring Boot
13 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
13 26 (16.56%) Node.js
14 25 (15.92%) DevOps
15 24 (15.29%) Kanban
16 23 (14.65%) Release Management
16 23 (14.65%) Technical Architecture
16 23 (14.65%) JIRA
16 23 (14.65%) BDD
16 23 (14.65%) API Development
17 21 (13.38%) REST
17 21 (13.38%) MVC
18 20 (12.74%) JavaScript
18 20 (12.74%) Process Improvement
19 19 (12.10%) IBM
19 19 (12.10%) GitLab
20 18 (11.46%) HTML

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 11 (7.01%) Confluence
2 9 (5.73%) Apache Spark
3 8 (5.10%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.46%) CMS
4 7 (4.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (3.82%) Alfresco
5 6 (3.82%) Drupal
5 6 (3.82%) Liferay
5 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.55%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.27%) JBoss
8 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.19%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (8.92%) OpenShift
3 11 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.10%) npm
5 7 (4.46%) PaaS
6 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.91%) BlazeMeter
7 3 (1.91%) IaaS
8 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.91%) Internet
2 2 (1.27%) NAS
2 2 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (0.64%) AMQP
3 1 (0.64%) Intranet
3 1 (0.64%) WAN
3 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.19%) MongoDB
2 15 (9.55%) Big Data
3 14 (8.92%) Hadoop
4 12 (7.64%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.55%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.55%) Impala
6 4 (2.55%) Spark SQL
7 3 (1.91%) HBase
7 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.91%) Sqoop
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.27%) Cloudera CDH
8 2 (1.27%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.64%) DB2
9 1 (0.64%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 53 (33.76%) Git (software)
2 46 (29.30%) Jenkins
3 23 (14.65%) JIRA
4 19 (12.10%) GitLab
5 15 (9.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (9.55%) TeamCity
6 13 (8.28%) Maven
7 11 (7.01%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (7.01%) Mocha
8 10 (6.37%) JUnit
8 10 (6.37%) Mockito
8 10 (6.37%) Protractor
9 7 (4.46%) Selenium
10 5 (3.18%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.18%) Gradle
10 5 (3.18%) JMeter
11 4 (2.55%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.55%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.91%) Grunt
12 3 (1.91%) Jasmine
General
1 64 (40.76%) Finance
2 46 (29.30%) Banking
3 9 (5.73%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.10%) Retail
5 4 (2.55%) Games
6 3 (1.91%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (54.78%) Developer
2 39 (24.84%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.56%) Full Stack Developer
4 19 (12.10%) Delivery Manager
5 18 (11.46%) Angular Developer
5 18 (11.46%) Node.js Developer
6 15 (9.55%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 9 (5.73%) Analyst
8 8 (5.10%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.46%) Android Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Architect
9 7 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Agile Developer
10 6 (3.82%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.82%) MongoDB Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.18%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.18%) Agile Coach
11 5 (3.18%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (26.75%) AngularJS
1 42 (26.75%) RESTful
2 38 (24.20%) Spring
3 27 (17.20%) Spring Boot
4 26 (16.56%) Node.js
5 21 (13.38%) REST
6 18 (11.46%) HTML
7 14 (8.92%) Spring Security
8 13 (8.28%) .NET
8 13 (8.28%) SOAP
9 12 (7.64%) JSON
9 12 (7.64%) Spring MVC
10 11 (7.01%) Swagger
11 10 (6.37%) Web Services
12 8 (5.10%) Java EE
13 7 (4.46%) Android SDK
13 7 (4.46%) React
14 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET
14 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (3.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.01%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.18%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (2.55%) User Experience
4 3 (1.91%) iPad
5 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.27%) Online Games
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.10%) Android
1 8 (5.10%) Linux
2 5 (3.18%) Windows
3 4 (2.55%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.91%) Unix
5 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (80.89%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.12%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (32.48%) TDD
4 31 (19.75%) Microservices
5 30 (19.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
7 25 (15.92%) DevOps
8 24 (15.29%) Kanban
9 23 (14.65%) API Development
9 23 (14.65%) BDD
9 23 (14.65%) Release Management
9 23 (14.65%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (13.38%) MVC
11 20 (12.74%) Process Improvement
12 17 (10.83%) SOA
13 13 (8.28%) E-Commerce
14 11 (7.01%) SOLID
14 11 (7.01%) Workflow
15 10 (6.37%) Unit Testing
16 9 (5.73%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 74 (47.13%) Java
2 20 (12.74%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.19%) Ruby
4 14 (8.92%) SQL
5 9 (5.73%) C#
6 5 (3.18%) Scala
7 3 (1.91%) Python
8 2 (1.27%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.27%) C
8 2 (1.27%) C++
8 2 (1.27%) Perl
8 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (2.55%) Degree
1 4 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.64%) ISEB
3 1 (0.64%) MCPD
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.28%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) GDPR
3 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.27%) PMO
4 1 (0.64%) FATCA
System Software
1 6 (3.82%) Docker
2 4 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.91%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Ansible
1 1 (0.64%) Oozie
Vendors
1 19 (12.10%) IBM
2 17 (10.83%) Oracle
3 14 (8.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.73%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.46%) Cloudera
6 6 (3.82%) OpenText
7 5 (3.18%) Apigee
7 5 (3.18%) MuleSoft
7 5 (3.18%) WSO2
8 2 (1.27%) Adobe
8 2 (1.27%) Apple
8 2 (1.27%) Planview
9 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.64%) Pega
9 1 (0.64%) SAP