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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 25 32 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing Scrum 21 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.75% 5.35% 9.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 6.62% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 39
Median daily rate £400 £370 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £306 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
310 408 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.93% 80.79% 73.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 297 218
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 23
Median hourly rate £39.75 £52.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +90.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £15.77 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 12 (33.33%) C#
4 11 (30.56%) .NET
4 11 (30.56%) Oracle
5 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) Java
6 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (25.00%) Analytics
7 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.22%) RESTful
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
8 7 (19.44%) CSS
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
8 7 (19.44%) Visual Analytics
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (19.44%) API Design
9 6 (16.67%) HTML5
9 6 (16.67%) REST
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio

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 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) GitHub
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 2 (5.56%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.89%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum Master
5 4 (11.11%) Angular Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Coordinator
5 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Product Owner
7 2 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 8 (22.22%) RESTful
5 7 (19.44%) CSS
5 7 (19.44%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) HTML5
6 6 (16.67%) REST
6 6 (16.67%) Spring
7 4 (11.11%) Angular 2
8 3 (8.33%) Spring Boot
8 3 (8.33%) Web Services
8 3 (8.33%) XML
9 2 (5.56%) SOAP
9 2 (5.56%) WSDL
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.78%) jQuery
10 1 (2.78%) JSON
10 1 (2.78%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) CESG
2 2 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Analytics
3 8 (22.22%) TDD
4 7 (19.44%) API Design
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 7 (19.44%) Visual Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Document Management
8 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.56%) Use Case
8 2 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.56%) Groovy
7 2 (5.56%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) CISSP
3 2 (5.56%) CLAS
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago