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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 27 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 10 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.17% 7.98% 5.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 9.49% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 14
Median daily rate £463 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.40% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £288 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £413 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
249 316 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.05% 84.04% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 197 154
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 16
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £29.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) BDD
5 10 (40.00%) TDD
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) .NET
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (36.00%) Selenium
6 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
7 8 (32.00%) HTML5
7 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (32.00%) Web Development
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (28.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (28.00%) Service Design
8 7 (28.00%) PHP
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 7 (28.00%) Subversion
8 7 (28.00%) RESTful
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (28.00%) Node.js
9 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 5 (20.00%) C#

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 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.00%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mart
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (36.00%) Selenium
2 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (28.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (28.00%) Subversion
4 2 (8.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.00%) JBehave
5 1 (4.00%) JIRA
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) NUnit
5 1 (4.00%) RSpec
5 1 (4.00%) Spock
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum Master
4 3 (12.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 7 (28.00%) Node.js
3 7 (28.00%) RESTful
4 4 (16.00%) REST
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) WCF
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.00%) JPA
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (44.00%) BDD
4 10 (40.00%) TDD
5 8 (32.00%) Web Development
6 7 (28.00%) Service Design
7 4 (16.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) OOP
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.00%) ETL
9 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
9 2 (8.00%) MVVM
9 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.00%) SDLC
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Embarcadero
3 2 (8.00%) Talend
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
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