The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 18 47 25
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Contract jobs citing Scrum 42 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.87% 1.77% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 2.28% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 13
Median daily rate £381 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £420 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +19.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
483 483 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.05% 77.90% 72.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 305 270
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.48 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Birmingham region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 85 (88.54%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 39 (40.63%) .NET
3 36 (37.50%) C#
4 32 (33.33%) MVC
5 28 (29.17%) HTML
5 28 (29.17%) CSS
5 28 (29.17%) .NET Framework
6 27 (28.13%) Web Services
7 26 (27.08%) WCF
8 22 (22.92%) jQuery
8 22 (22.92%) OOD
9 21 (21.88%) XML
9 21 (21.88%) OO
9 21 (21.88%) Subversion
10 20 (20.83%) NUnit
10 20 (20.83%) Entity Framework
11 19 (19.79%) Moq
11 19 (19.79%) SQL
11 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
12 18 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (18.75%) SOLID
13 17 (17.71%) Visual Studio
14 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 16 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (15.63%) HTML5
16 14 (14.58%) CRM
17 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (13.54%) Dynamics CRM
18 12 (12.50%) AngularJS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (2.08%) Apache
1 2 (2.08%) JBoss
1 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) GitHub
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.04%) Google Play
3 1 (1.04%) iTunes
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
3 1 (1.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.04%) Firewall
2 1 (1.04%) LDAP
2 1 (1.04%) Network Security
2 1 (1.04%) SSL
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) MySQL
3 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.04%) Power BI
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (21.88%) Subversion
2 20 (20.83%) NUnit
3 19 (19.79%) Moq
4 17 (17.71%) Visual Studio
5 9 (9.38%) CruiseControl
6 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.25%) gulp
8 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (3.13%) Grunt
9 3 (3.13%) JHipster
9 3 (3.13%) JIRA
9 3 (3.13%) JUnit
9 3 (3.13%) Protractor
9 3 (3.13%) Selenium
9 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.08%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.08%) jMock
10 2 (2.08%) Mockito
11 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (9.38%) Retail
2 8 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (4.17%) Advertising
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (62.50%) Developer
2 26 (27.08%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 13 (13.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Scrum Master
8 7 (7.29%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Angular Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (6.25%) UI Developer
10 5 (5.21%) CRM Developer
10 5 (5.21%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (5.21%) HTML Developer
10 5 (5.21%) SQL Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.63%) .NET
2 28 (29.17%) .NET Framework
2 28 (29.17%) CSS
2 28 (29.17%) HTML
3 27 (28.13%) Web Services
4 26 (27.08%) WCF
5 22 (22.92%) jQuery
6 21 (21.88%) XML
7 20 (20.83%) Entity Framework
8 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 16 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (15.63%) HTML5
10 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 12 (12.50%) CSS3
12 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (7.29%) Node.js
13 6 (6.25%) JSON
13 6 (6.25%) REST
14 5 (5.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) User Experience
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) iPad
4 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.04%) CESG
5 1 (1.04%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.04%) CMDB
5 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) iPhone
5 1 (1.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) AIX
3 1 (1.04%) Android
3 1 (1.04%) Unix
3 1 (1.04%) VMS
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (88.54%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.33%) MVC
3 22 (22.92%) OOD
4 21 (21.88%) OO
5 18 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (18.75%) SOLID
6 14 (14.58%) CRM
7 11 (11.46%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 8 (8.33%) Service Management
9 7 (7.29%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.29%) Kanban
9 7 (7.29%) Project Management
9 7 (7.29%) TDD
9 7 (7.29%) User Stories
10 6 (6.25%) BDD
10 6 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.21%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 36 (37.50%) C#
3 19 (19.79%) SQL
4 12 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.08%) PHP
5 2 (2.08%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) Ruby
5 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.08%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.04%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) CISSP
3 1 (1.04%) CLAS
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) Puppet
2 1 (1.04%) Salt
2 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) hybris
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe
4 1 (1.04%) Apple
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco
4 1 (1.04%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.04%) Google
4 1 (1.04%) IBM
4 1 (1.04%) Informatica
4 1 (1.04%) Kony
4 1 (1.04%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.04%) SAP
4 1 (1.04%) Tableau
4 1 (1.04%) webMethods
4 1 (1.04%) Xamarin
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