The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 39 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 21 41 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.57% 6.21% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 8.13% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 36
Median daily rate £340 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.57% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £288 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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 £42.50 £45.00 £37.33
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.56%
Scrum
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
477 504 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.12% 76.36% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 306 360
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 39 51
Median hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 16 £463 +12.12% 21
Peterborough 0 3 £340 -20.00% 1
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) C#
4 11 (30.56%) Java
4 11 (30.56%) .NET
5 10 (27.78%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) Selenium
6 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.00%) RESTful
6 9 (25.00%) BDD
7 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
7 8 (22.22%) REST
7 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) HTML
9 6 (16.67%) QA
9 6 (16.67%) Subversion
9 6 (16.67%) MVC
9 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.89%) HTML5
10 5 (13.89%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (13.89%) Web Development
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle
10 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
11 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
11 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (2.78%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) GitHub
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) FTP
2 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.78%) PSTN
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
2 1 (2.78%) SSH
2 1 (2.78%) Telnet
2 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Selenium
2 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (16.67%) Subversion
4 5 (13.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (5.56%) JIRA
7 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.78%) AppVeyor
8 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.78%) JUnit
8 1 (2.78%) NUnit
8 1 (2.78%) RSpec
8 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (2.78%) Toad
8 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum Master
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) RESTful
3 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 8 (22.22%) REST
4 6 (16.67%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) Node.js
6 4 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (8.33%) WCF
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
8 2 (5.56%) OAuth
8 2 (5.56%) SOAP
9 1 (2.78%) Dojo
9 1 (2.78%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) iPad
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Smart Energy
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) BDD
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.89%) Web Development
6 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
6 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Service Design
6 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.33%) API Design
7 3 (8.33%) DSDM
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) PHP
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) Embarcadero
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Talend
4 1 (2.78%) Xamarin