Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 15 23
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 +25
Contract jobs citing Scrum 86 176 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.52% 9.99% 7.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 11.85% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 75 50
Milton Keynes median daily rate £538 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.71% -6.06% -2.94%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £313
90th Percentile £725 £512 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £490 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +22.50% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £43.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 - £43.75

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 1,152 1,485 1,095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.34% 84.33% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 772 643
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £249 £258 £250
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +0.63% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 53 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £13.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% -1.07% -0.69%
10th Percentile £9.97 £8.79 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.33 £24.80 £20.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.24 £16.66 £14.35
% change year-on-year -14.51% +16.10% -11.09%

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 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 74 (86.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.07%) .NET
3 24 (27.91%) DevOps
4 23 (26.74%) Java
5 17 (19.77%) Visual Studio
6 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (17.44%) JIRA
7 15 (17.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 15 (17.44%) AngularJS
8 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
8 14 (16.28%) C#
8 14 (16.28%) SQL
9 13 (15.12%) Banking
9 13 (15.12%) Spring
9 13 (15.12%) Test Automation
9 13 (15.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
10 12 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (13.95%) Migration
10 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
11 11 (12.79%) SDLC
12 10 (11.63%) Finance
12 10 (11.63%) Kanban
12 10 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (11.63%) Docker
12 10 (11.63%) Node.js
13 9 (10.47%) Jenkins
13 9 (10.47%) Mobile App
13 9 (10.47%) Coaching
13 9 (10.47%) Android

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 3 (3.49%) Drupal
1 3 (3.49%) NServiceBus
2 2 (2.33%) Confluence
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
3 1 (1.16%) Documentum
3 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.16%) IIS
3 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.16%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.30%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.33%) npm
4 2 (2.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.16%) GitHub
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) DNS
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.65%) NuoDB
4 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) MS Access
6 1 (1.16%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Visual Studio
2 15 (17.44%) JIRA
2 15 (17.44%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.47%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.81%) GitLab
6 4 (4.65%) Android Studio
7 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.49%) git-flow
8 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.33%) Selenium
8 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.16%) Appium
9 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.16%) ERwin
9 1 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.16%) Mocha
9 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 13 (15.12%) Banking
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Automotive
3 1 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (45.35%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.63%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.47%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Head of Development
6 7 (8.14%) Agile Coach
6 7 (8.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Android Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Scrum Master
9 4 (4.65%) Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Azure Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Designer
9 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.65%) UX Designer
10 3 (3.49%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.07%) .NET
2 15 (17.44%) AngularJS
3 13 (15.12%) Spring
4 10 (11.63%) Node.js
5 7 (8.14%) Java EE
5 7 (8.14%) Spring Boot
6 5 (5.81%) CSS
6 5 (5.81%) HTML
6 5 (5.81%) RESTful
7 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.49%) CSS3
7 3 (3.49%) React
7 3 (3.49%) REST
8 2 (2.33%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.33%) JPA
8 2 (2.33%) NHibernate
8 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.81%) User Experience
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Fintech
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) New Media
5 1 (1.16%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Android
2 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.16%) Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (86.05%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.91%) DevOps
3 13 (15.12%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
3 13 (15.12%) Test Automation
4 12 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (13.95%) Migration
5 11 (12.79%) SDLC
6 10 (11.63%) Kanban
7 9 (10.47%) Coaching
8 8 (9.30%) Agile Coaching
8 8 (9.30%) BDD
8 8 (9.30%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (9.30%) TDD
9 7 (8.14%) Microservices
9 7 (8.14%) User Stories
10 6 (6.98%) IT Strategy
10 6 (6.98%) SOA
10 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) Java
2 14 (16.28%) C#
2 14 (16.28%) SQL
3 9 (10.47%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.49%) PHP
5 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.16%) Degree
1 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.49%) IBM
3 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.33%) Adobe
4 2 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.16%) Apple
5 1 (1.16%) F5
5 1 (1.16%) Kofax
5 1 (1.16%) Meridio
5 1 (1.16%) OpenText
5 1 (1.16%) Pega
5 1 (1.16%) TIBCO