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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 40 40
Rank change year-on-year +23 0  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 68 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.97% 4.19% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.56% 4.94% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 20
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.13 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.07% -0.58%  

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 644 648 739
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.96% 84.93% 80.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 376 382
Median daily rate £420 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.96% -66.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 111 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (48.72%) Finance
3 55 (47.01%) Banking
4 44 (37.61%) Java
5 29 (24.79%) JavaScript
6 27 (23.08%) HTML
7 26 (22.22%) CSS
8 23 (19.66%) TDD
8 23 (19.66%) AngularJS
9 22 (18.80%) Git (software)
10 20 (17.09%) Spring
10 20 (17.09%) Jenkins
10 20 (17.09%) Node.js
10 20 (17.09%) CSS3
11 19 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (16.24%) HTML5
12 17 (14.53%) SQL
12 17 (14.53%) REST
13 16 (13.68%) User Experience
14 15 (12.82%) Oracle
15 14 (11.97%) Project Management
15 14 (11.97%) JIRA
15 14 (11.97%) MongoDB
15 14 (11.97%) Kanban
15 14 (11.97%) Android
15 14 (11.97%) Spring Boot
15 14 (11.97%) Microservices
16 13 (11.11%) Front End Development
16 13 (11.11%) Apple iOS
16 13 (11.11%) Java EE

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 5 (4.27%) Confluence
1 5 (4.27%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.42%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (2.56%) IIS
3 3 (2.56%) LiveCycle
3 3 (2.56%) SAS
3 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.71%) Drupal
4 2 (1.71%) JBoss
4 2 (1.71%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Staffware
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) OpenShift
2 6 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.27%) PaaS
4 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) Internet
2 4 (3.42%) Intranet
2 4 (3.42%) LDAP
3 1 (0.85%) ATM
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.55%) Big Data
3 9 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 8 (6.84%) DB2
4 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.98%) MySQL
6 5 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.42%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.56%) Impala
8 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.71%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.71%) HBase
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.85%) NewSQL
10 1 (0.85%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.85%) Redis
10 1 (0.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (18.80%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.09%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.97%) JIRA
4 8 (6.84%) Selenium
5 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.42%) git-flow
5 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.56%) Gradle
6 3 (2.56%) Grunt
6 3 (2.56%) JUnit
6 3 (2.56%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.71%) Ant
7 2 (1.71%) Maven
7 2 (1.71%) MSTest
7 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.71%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.71%) Subversion
7 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (48.72%) Finance
2 55 (47.01%) Banking
3 7 (5.98%) Spanish Language
4 4 (3.42%) Automotive
4 4 (3.42%) German Language
4 4 (3.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (58.97%) Developer
2 26 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (11.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (8.55%) Designer
6 9 (7.69%) Agile Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.84%) UI Designer
8 7 (5.98%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Scrum Master
9 6 (5.13%) Agile Coach
9 6 (5.13%) Agile Scrum Master
9 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.13%) UI/UX Designer
9 6 (5.13%) UX Designer
10 5 (4.27%) Android Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Angular Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Designer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.08%) HTML
2 26 (22.22%) CSS
3 23 (19.66%) AngularJS
4 20 (17.09%) CSS3
4 20 (17.09%) Node.js
4 20 (17.09%) Spring
5 19 (16.24%) HTML5
6 17 (14.53%) REST
7 14 (11.97%) Spring Boot
8 13 (11.11%) Java EE
8 13 (11.11%) jQuery
8 13 (11.11%) SOAP
9 12 (10.26%) LESS
9 12 (10.26%) Sass
9 12 (10.26%) XML
10 11 (9.40%) Redux
11 10 (8.55%) RESTful
12 8 (6.84%) JSON
12 8 (6.84%) Web Services
13 7 (5.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) User Experience
2 12 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.26%) Mobile Banking
3 11 (9.40%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.98%) Online Banking
5 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.42%) AS400
6 4 (3.42%) iPad
6 4 (3.42%) iPhone
7 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.97%) Android
2 13 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 13 (11.11%) Linux
3 5 (4.27%) Unix
3 5 (4.27%) Windows
4 3 (2.56%) zOS
5 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.66%) TDD
3 19 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (11.97%) Kanban
4 14 (11.97%) Microservices
4 14 (11.97%) Project Management
5 13 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 12 (10.26%) MVC
7 11 (9.40%) OO
7 11 (9.40%) SOA
8 10 (8.55%) Android Development
8 10 (8.55%) User Stories
9 9 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 9 (7.69%) DevOps
9 9 (7.69%) iOS Development
10 8 (6.84%) Agile Testing
11 7 (5.98%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (5.98%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.98%) SDLC
11 7 (5.98%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.61%) Java
2 29 (24.79%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.53%) SQL
4 9 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.84%) C#
6 4 (3.42%) Apple Swift
6 4 (3.42%) Python
6 4 (3.42%) RPG
6 4 (3.42%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.56%) ECMAScript
7 3 (2.56%) ES6
7 3 (2.56%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.56%) RPG IV
7 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.71%) Perl
8 2 (1.71%) PHP
8 2 (1.71%) Scala
8 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.85%) C
9 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Degree
1 5 (4.27%) ISEB
2 3 (2.56%) APMG
3 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.71%) PMP
3 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) Docker
2 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.85%) Mesos
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Oracle
2 8 (6.84%) IBM
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.42%) Apple
5 3 (2.56%) Adobe
5 3 (2.56%) ILOG
6 2 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.71%) Pega
7 1 (0.85%) ATG
7 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.85%) hybris
7 1 (0.85%) Remedy
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