Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 24 November 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 30 27
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 23 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 7.12% 2.24% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.07% 2.71% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Newbury median daily rate £340 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +0.31% -0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.50 £67.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year -45.93% +48.35% -

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 Newbury with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 285 221 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 88.24% 82.46% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 103 104
Newbury median daily rate £390 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £297 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Newbury median hourly rate £12.61 £38.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.82% +94.87% -
10th Percentile £9.86 £26.60 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £47.80 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Newbury

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Newbury

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Newbury over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Kanban
3 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
3 8 (34.78%) MySQL
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
3 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
3 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
4 7 (30.43%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Java EE
5 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
5 6 (26.09%) Maven
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Unix
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (26.09%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) React
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) SDLC
5 6 (26.09%) RESTful
5 6 (26.09%) WebCenter
6 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 5 (21.74%) TDD

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Apache TomEE
3 2 (8.70%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Google App Engine
2 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.70%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (4.35%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (26.09%) Maven
3 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
4 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
4 2 (8.70%) CruiseControl
4 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.70%) FishEye
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Grunt
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (8.70%) jMock
4 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Mockito
4 2 (8.70%) Selenium
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Scrum Master
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Digital Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Application Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
2 6 (26.09%) Java EE
2 6 (26.09%) React
2 6 (26.09%) RESTful
2 6 (26.09%) WebCenter
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) Drools
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) jBPM
3 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (17.39%) Polymer
3 4 (17.39%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) Facelets
4 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
4 2 (8.70%) JPA
4 2 (8.70%) JSP
4 2 (8.70%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (8.70%) REST
4 2 (8.70%) RichFaces
4 2 (8.70%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Unix
2 4 (17.39%) Debian
2 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Kanban
3 7 (30.43%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) SDLC
4 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Stochastic Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (13.04%) User Stories
8 2 (8.70%) Coaching
8 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
8 2 (8.70%) SOA
8 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat