Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 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 > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 16 35
Rank change year-on-year -25 +19 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 73 138 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.75% 9.52% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 11.26% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 59 39
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% +2.72%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £346
90th Percentile £544 £507 £495
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 1,281 1,226 1,189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.40% 84.61% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 639 666
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £526
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 22 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +14.58% -25.65%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.64 £10.23
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.22 £16.33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.19% +14.29% -17.65%

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 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 63 (86.30%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) Java
3 18 (24.66%) Banking
3 18 (24.66%) AngularJS
4 15 (20.55%) SQL
5 14 (19.18%) Git (software)
6 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.81%) MongoDB
6 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.81%) Finance
7 12 (16.44%) TDD
7 12 (16.44%) Hadoop
8 11 (15.07%) Spring
8 11 (15.07%) JIRA
8 11 (15.07%) Oracle
9 10 (13.70%) Jenkins
9 10 (13.70%) Big Data
9 10 (13.70%) Microservices
10 9 (12.33%) Apache Spark
10 9 (12.33%) Spring Boot
10 9 (12.33%) NoSQL
10 9 (12.33%) HTML
10 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
10 9 (12.33%) CSS
11 8 (10.96%) Web Services
11 8 (10.96%) MySQL
11 8 (10.96%) Apache Hive
11 8 (10.96%) Kafka
12 7 (9.59%) Analytics
12 7 (9.59%) OpenShift

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 9 (12.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.85%) NServiceBus
3 4 (5.48%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) Confluence
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.37%) CICS
5 1 (1.37%) Drupal
5 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.37%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.37%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (9.59%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.11%) IaaS
2 3 (4.11%) PaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) npm
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) MongoDB
2 12 (16.44%) Hadoop
3 10 (13.70%) Big Data
4 9 (12.33%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.96%) Apache Hive
5 8 (10.96%) MySQL
6 7 (9.59%) Impala
7 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
8 5 (6.85%) HBase
8 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.11%) DB2
10 3 (4.11%) OLAP
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (4.11%) Pentaho
10 3 (4.11%) Power BI
10 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
10 3 (4.11%) Sqoop
10 3 (4.11%) Star Schema
11 2 (2.74%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.07%) JIRA
3 10 (13.70%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (6.85%) GitLab
6 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.11%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (4.11%) Maven
7 3 (4.11%) Mocha
7 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.74%) Protractor
8 2 (2.74%) Selenium
8 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.37%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (24.66%) Banking
2 13 (17.81%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Law
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Developer
2 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Scrum Master
6 4 (5.48%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.11%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) MongoDB Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Tester
7 3 (4.11%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) AngularJS
2 11 (15.07%) Spring
3 9 (12.33%) CSS
3 9 (12.33%) HTML
3 9 (12.33%) Spring Boot
4 8 (10.96%) Kafka
4 8 (10.96%) Web Services
5 7 (9.59%) .NET
5 7 (9.59%) Node.js
6 6 (8.22%) REST
7 5 (6.85%) CSS3
7 5 (6.85%) jQuery
7 5 (6.85%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (6.85%) RESTful
8 4 (5.48%) Java EE
8 4 (5.48%) SOAP
8 4 (5.48%) Spring MVC
9 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.85%) User Experience
3 4 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.11%) Blog
4 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (86.30%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (16.44%) TDD
4 10 (13.70%) Microservices
5 7 (9.59%) Analytics
5 7 (9.59%) Kanban
5 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.22%) Data Science
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps
6 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.22%) ETL
6 6 (8.22%) MVC
6 6 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (8.22%) SDLC
7 5 (6.85%) BDD
7 5 (6.85%) CRM
7 5 (6.85%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (6.85%) OO
7 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.88%) Java
2 15 (20.55%) SQL
3 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.59%) Python
4 7 (9.59%) Scala
5 6 (8.22%) C#
6 5 (6.85%) Java 8
6 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.11%) HiveQL
8 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.74%) R
10 1 (1.37%) C
10 1 (1.37%) PHP
10 1 (1.37%) Ruby
10 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.48%) QA
3 3 (4.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
2 3 (4.11%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Kibana
1 3 (4.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) Tableau
4 5 (6.85%) Cloudera
5 4 (5.48%) IBM
5 4 (5.48%) Talend
6 3 (4.11%) Alteryx
6 3 (4.11%) Pega
6 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.11%) Splunk
7 2 (2.74%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.74%) Remedy
7 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.37%) Adobe
8 1 (1.37%) Nuxeo
8 1 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) TIBCO