Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 35 44
Rank change year-on-year +23 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 170 65 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.83% 4.54% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.86% 5.42% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 34 52
Milton Keynes median daily rate £390 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.57% +1.47% +9.32%
10th Percentile £320 £341 £309
90th Percentile £506 £488 £524
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -8.57% +9.38% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1322 1200 1440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.26% 83.74% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 688 808
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +8.14% +5.63%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £526 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year - +8.47% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 17
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -25.65% +29.12%
10th Percentile £8.92 £9.00 £9.85
90th Percentile £19.02 £15.70 £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +10.00% -25.69% +31.50%

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 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 157 (92.35%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (47.06%) Finance
3 74 (43.53%) Java
4 72 (42.35%) Banking
5 66 (38.82%) Git (software)
6 59 (34.71%) Jenkins
7 52 (30.59%) TDD
8 47 (27.65%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (26.47%) RESTful
10 44 (25.88%) Node.js
10 44 (25.88%) AngularJS
11 42 (24.71%) Microservices
12 39 (22.94%) REST
13 38 (22.35%) MongoDB
14 36 (21.18%) Spring
14 36 (21.18%) JavaScript
15 33 (19.41%) HTML
16 31 (18.24%) IBM
17 28 (16.47%) Kanban
17 28 (16.47%) Test Automation
17 28 (16.47%) JIRA
18 26 (15.29%) SOAP
19 25 (14.71%) SOA
20 24 (14.12%) SQL
20 24 (14.12%) MVC
20 24 (14.12%) BDD
20 24 (14.12%) API Development
21 23 (13.53%) Oracle
21 23 (13.53%) Web Services
22 21 (12.35%) Spring Boot

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 12 (7.06%) Confluence
2 9 (5.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (4.71%) Drupal
4 6 (3.53%) Alfresco
4 6 (3.53%) CMS
4 6 (3.53%) Liferay
5 5 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.35%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.76%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.76%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.76%) IIS
7 3 (1.76%) JBoss
7 3 (1.76%) LiveCycle
7 3 (1.76%) SAS
8 1 (0.59%) Apache
8 1 (0.59%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Staffware
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 12 (7.06%) PaaS
3 10 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.00%) Internet
2 4 (2.35%) Intranet
2 4 (2.35%) LDAP
3 2 (1.18%) NAS
3 2 (1.18%) SAN
4 1 (0.59%) ATM
4 1 (0.59%) HTTP
4 1 (0.59%) WAN
4 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.35%) MongoDB
2 14 (8.24%) Big Data
3 13 (7.65%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.06%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.71%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.53%) DB2
7 6 (3.53%) Geospatial Data
8 5 (2.94%) MySQL
9 4 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.76%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.76%) HBase
10 3 (1.76%) Impala
10 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.76%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.59%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.59%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.59%) Redis
11 1 (0.59%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 66 (38.82%) Git (software)
2 59 (34.71%) Jenkins
3 28 (16.47%) JIRA
4 18 (10.59%) GitLab
4 18 (10.59%) JUnit
4 18 (10.59%) TeamCity
5 16 (9.41%) Karma Test Runner
5 16 (9.41%) Mocha
5 16 (9.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (8.82%) Protractor
7 14 (8.24%) Maven
8 11 (6.47%) Mockito
8 11 (6.47%) Selenium
9 7 (4.12%) git-flow
9 7 (4.12%) Gradle
10 6 (3.53%) Grunt
11 5 (2.94%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.94%) SonarQube
12 4 (2.35%) gulp
12 4 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 80 (47.06%) Finance
2 72 (42.35%) Banking
3 9 (5.29%) Retail
4 7 (4.12%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (2.35%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.35%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.76%) Games
6 3 (1.76%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Automotive
7 2 (1.18%) German Language
7 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (61.18%) Developer
2 43 (25.29%) Java Developer
3 16 (9.41%) Full Stack Developer
3 16 (9.41%) Node.js Developer
4 13 (7.65%) Analyst
4 13 (7.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (7.06%) Agile Developer
5 12 (7.06%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 9 (5.29%) iOS Developer
8 9 (5.29%) Tester
9 8 (4.71%) Automation Tester
10 7 (4.12%) MongoDB Developer
11 6 (3.53%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.53%) Architect
11 6 (3.53%) Delivery Manager
11 6 (3.53%) Digital Analyst
11 6 (3.53%) QA Automation Tester
11 6 (3.53%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.47%) RESTful
2 44 (25.88%) AngularJS
2 44 (25.88%) Node.js
3 39 (22.94%) REST
4 36 (21.18%) Spring
5 33 (19.41%) HTML
6 26 (15.29%) SOAP
7 23 (13.53%) Web Services
8 21 (12.35%) Spring Boot
9 20 (11.76%) CSS
10 19 (11.18%) JSON
11 16 (9.41%) CSS3
11 16 (9.41%) Swagger
12 15 (8.82%) HTML5
12 15 (8.82%) XML
13 14 (8.24%) Sass
14 13 (7.65%) Java EE
15 12 (7.06%) React
15 12 (7.06%) XSLT
16 11 (6.47%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Mobile App
1 13 (7.65%) User Experience
2 10 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.71%) Online Banking
4 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.53%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.76%) iPad
8 2 (1.18%) Online Games
9 1 (0.59%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.65%) Linux
2 12 (7.06%) Apple iOS
3 9 (5.29%) Android
4 7 (4.12%) Windows
5 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.76%) Unix
5 3 (1.76%) zOS
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (92.35%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.59%) TDD
3 47 (27.65%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (24.71%) Microservices
5 28 (16.47%) Kanban
5 28 (16.47%) Test Automation
6 25 (14.71%) SOA
7 24 (14.12%) API Development
7 24 (14.12%) BDD
7 24 (14.12%) MVC
8 20 (11.76%) DevOps
9 17 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (10.00%) Project Management
10 16 (9.41%) Open Source
11 15 (8.82%) SOLID
12 13 (7.65%) OO
13 12 (7.06%) Coaching
13 12 (7.06%) Software Engineering
13 12 (7.06%) Workflow
14 11 (6.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.53%) Java
2 36 (21.18%) JavaScript
3 24 (14.12%) SQL
4 14 (8.24%) Ruby
5 11 (6.47%) C#
6 8 (4.71%) Apple Swift
7 7 (4.12%) Python
8 5 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.94%) Perl
9 4 (2.35%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.35%) Scala
10 3 (1.76%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.18%) PHP
11 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.59%) C
12 1 (0.59%) C++
12 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (4.12%) Degree
1 7 (4.12%) ISEB
2 3 (1.76%) APMG
2 3 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.18%) PMP
3 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.41%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.53%) Docker
2 4 (2.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.76%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.76%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.18%) Oozie
4 1 (0.59%) Mesos
Vendors
1 31 (18.24%) IBM
2 23 (13.53%) Oracle
3 12 (7.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.71%) Apple
4 8 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.53%) OpenText
6 5 (2.94%) Apigee
6 5 (2.94%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.35%) Cloudera
7 4 (2.35%) WSO2
8 3 (1.76%) Adobe
8 3 (1.76%) ILOG
8 3 (1.76%) Pega
9 1 (0.59%) Google
9 1 (0.59%) Remedy
9 1 (0.59%) TIBCO
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago