The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 29 March 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 37 48
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 39 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.10% 4.13% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.63% 5.35% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 10
Median daily rate £388 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -5.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £274 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.27 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% -0.54%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 511 505 583
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.97% 77.34% 82.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 344 399
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 9
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £46.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Wiltshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Wiltshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Wiltshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +12 33 £375 - 7
Chippenham - 1 £425 -
Corsham - 1 £350 - 5
Scrum
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 83 (91.21%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.26%) BDD
3 32 (35.16%) Java
4 30 (32.97%) Selenium
5 26 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 22 (24.18%) Spring
6 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
7 20 (21.98%) HTML
7 20 (21.98%) CSS
7 20 (21.98%) Finance
8 19 (20.88%) MVC
8 19 (20.88%) Security Cleared
9 18 (19.78%) SC Cleared
9 18 (19.78%) C#
10 16 (17.58%) TDD
11 15 (16.48%) .NET
11 15 (16.48%) Jenkins
12 14 (15.38%) SQL
12 14 (15.38%) Kanban
12 14 (15.38%) REST
13 13 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 13 (14.29%) SpecFlow
13 13 (14.29%) Gherkin
13 13 (14.29%) jQuery
13 13 (14.29%) Project Management
13 13 (14.29%) Hibernate
14 12 (13.19%) ISEB
14 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
14 12 (13.19%) Maven
14 12 (13.19%) DevOps

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.59%) Apache
3 4 (4.40%) Confluence
4 3 (3.30%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) PaaS
1 5 (5.49%) SaaS
2 3 (3.30%) Heroku
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.30%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.20%) IaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) VoIP
2 4 (4.40%) LDAP
3 2 (2.20%) DMZ
4 1 (1.10%) HTTP
4 1 (1.10%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.10%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) NonStop SQL
1 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (32.97%) Selenium
2 26 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 15 (16.48%) Jenkins
4 13 (14.29%) SpecFlow
5 12 (13.19%) Maven
6 10 (10.99%) WebDriver
7 8 (8.79%) Ant
7 8 (8.79%) Jasmine
8 7 (7.69%) Subversion
9 6 (6.59%) Bitbucket
9 6 (6.59%) GitLab
9 6 (6.59%) JIRA
9 6 (6.59%) JUnit
9 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
10 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
10 4 (4.40%) JBehave
10 4 (4.40%) Mockito
11 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
11 3 (3.30%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.59%) Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Military
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Developer
2 18 (19.78%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.58%) Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) Architect
4 9 (9.89%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) Test Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Scrum Master
6 6 (6.59%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Head of Delivery
6 6 (6.59%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Developer in Test
7 4 (4.40%) Security Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.40%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.40%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (3.30%) Head of Digital
8 3 (3.30%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.18%) Spring
2 20 (21.98%) CSS
2 20 (21.98%) HTML
3 15 (16.48%) .NET
4 14 (15.38%) REST
5 13 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 13 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 13 (14.29%) jQuery
6 11 (12.09%) Web Services
7 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.99%) XML
8 9 (9.89%) Ext JS
8 9 (9.89%) SOAP
8 9 (9.89%) Spring MVC
8 9 (9.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (7.69%) HTML5
10 6 (6.59%) Sass
11 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.40%) RESTful
13 3 (3.30%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
1 6 (6.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.49%) CESG
2 5 (5.49%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.10%) iPad
5 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.10%) Social Media
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Windows
2 3 (3.30%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Unix
2 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (91.21%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.26%) BDD
3 19 (20.88%) MVC
4 16 (17.58%) TDD
5 14 (15.38%) Kanban
6 13 (14.29%) Project Management
6 13 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 12 (13.19%) DevOps
7 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
8 9 (9.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (9.89%) Microservices
8 9 (9.89%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.79%) MVVM
9 8 (8.79%) SDLC
10 7 (7.69%) API Testing
10 7 (7.69%) Migration
10 7 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 7 (7.69%) TOGAF
11 6 (6.59%) Automated Testing
11 6 (6.59%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) Java
2 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
3 18 (19.78%) C#
4 14 (15.38%) SQL
5 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.30%) Scala
7 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.10%) C
8 1 (1.10%) F#
8 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Security Cleared
2 18 (19.78%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.19%) ISEB
4 9 (9.89%) CISSP
5 7 (7.69%) Degree
6 5 (5.49%) CLAS
7 4 (4.40%) CISA
7 4 (4.40%) IIBA
8 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.10%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.40%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) COBIT
3 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.10%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.49%) Docker
3 3 (3.30%) Firmware
3 3 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Ansible
1 6 (6.59%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.10%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Sencha
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) VMware
3 6 (6.59%) Google
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.20%) HP
4 2 (2.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.10%) CA
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.10%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) webMethods
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