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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 23 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 15 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.14% 8.22% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 9.97% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 12
Median daily rate £463 £413 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £288 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £58.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +14.37%
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
229 351 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.42% 82.39% 75.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 234 160
Median daily rate £400 £390 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 18
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) RESTful
5 6 (23.08%) Selenium
5 6 (23.08%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) HTML
6 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
6 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
6 5 (19.23%) REST
6 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
6 5 (19.23%) Web Development
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Subversion
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (15.38%) Node.js

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 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.85%) PSTN
2 1 (3.85%) Skype
2 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.85%) JUnit
5 1 (3.85%) NUnit
5 1 (3.85%) RSpec
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Manager
3 3 (11.54%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) RESTful
3 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) REST
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) Node.js
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.54%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.69%) CSS
7 2 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.85%) CSS3
8 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
8 1 (3.85%) JSON
8 1 (3.85%) OAuth
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) OOP
6 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Service Design
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) DSDM
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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