The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 30 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.58% 7.88% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 10.39% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 11
Median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £397 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.18% +5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
Scrum
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
311 279 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.54% 75.82% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 185 166
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £272 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £509 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.85 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.67%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
3 8 (16.67%) TDD
3 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (14.58%) C#
4 7 (14.58%) HTML
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.50%) .NET
5 6 (12.50%) CSS
5 6 (12.50%) Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.42%) HTML5
6 5 (10.42%) Finance
6 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.42%) JIRA
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle
6 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) IBM
7 4 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.33%) Degree
7 4 (8.33%) Spring
7 4 (8.33%) Software Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) nginx
2 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.25%) Subversion
4 2 (4.17%) Ant
4 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.08%) Protractor
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Scrum Master
2 14 (29.17%) Coordinator
2 14 (29.17%) Project Coordinator
3 10 (20.83%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 6 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) CSS
3 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.42%) HTML5
4 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.33%) Spring
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.25%) Web Services
5 3 (6.25%) XML
6 2 (4.17%) jQuery
6 2 (4.17%) REST
6 2 (4.17%) SOAP
6 2 (4.17%) Spring Boot
6 2 (4.17%) WSDL
7 1 (2.08%) Cocoa
7 1 (2.08%) CSS3
7 1 (2.08%) D3.js
7 1 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Biology
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) Life Science
3 1 (2.08%) Smart Energy
3 1 (2.08%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) CentOS
3 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.67%) TDD
3 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.50%) Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.33%) BDD
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Kanban
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Visual Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) DevOps
8 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.25%) User Stories
9 2 (4.17%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (4.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) Java
1 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) C++
3 2 (4.17%) Groovy
3 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
3 2 (4.17%) X++
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Nagios
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.08%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.08%) Facebook
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.08%) New Relic
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Twitter
5 1 (2.08%) WorldPay
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