The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 23 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 42 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.32% 1.56% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.32% 2.17% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 2 12
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£375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £38.90
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.25%
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
505 414 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 75.94% 71.88% 62.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 215 209
Average daily rate £375 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 39 37
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.84% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 17 £375 -3.22% 20
Peterborough - 13 £375 - 6
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) .NET
3 28 (32.56%) C#
4 20 (23.26%) HTML
4 20 (23.26%) TDD
5 18 (20.93%) SQL
5 18 (20.93%) Python
6 15 (17.44%) MVC
6 15 (17.44%) jQuery
7 14 (16.28%) Project Management
7 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 14 (16.28%) CSS
7 14 (16.28%) OO
8 13 (15.12%) PRINCE2
8 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
8 13 (15.12%) WCF
9 12 (13.95%) Multithreading
9 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
9 12 (13.95%) Oracle
9 12 (13.95%) C
10 11 (12.79%) Windows
10 11 (12.79%) XHTML
10 11 (12.79%) OOD
10 11 (12.79%) DevOps
10 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
10 11 (12.79%) .NET Framework
10 11 (12.79%) JIRA
11 10 (11.63%) ITIL
11 10 (11.63%) Finance
12 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
3 1 (1.16%) JBoss
3 1 (1.16%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) Node.js
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.16%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.33%) MS Project
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.16%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) PaaS
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) Internet
2 6 (6.98%) ZigBee
2 6 (6.98%) 802.15
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.33%) Impala
2 2 (2.33%) Big Data
2 2 (2.33%) Sqoop
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.79%) JIRA
3 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.49%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.33%) Selenium
5 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.16%) Maven
6 1 (1.16%) Grunt
6 1 (1.16%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.16%) Bower
6 1 (1.16%) Hudson
6 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.16%) Mocha
6 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Project Manager
3 12 (13.95%) C# Developer
4 11 (12.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) ScrumMaster
7 6 (6.98%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.21%) .NET
2 20 (23.26%) HTML
3 15 (17.44%) jQuery
4 14 (16.28%) CSS
5 13 (15.12%) WCF
6 11 (12.79%) XHTML
6 11 (12.79%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET
7 8 (9.30%) XML
8 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.65%) SOAP
8 4 (4.65%) Web Services
9 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (2.33%) LAMP
10 1 (1.16%) Spring
10 1 (1.16%) WinForms
10 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.16%) J2EE
10 1 (1.16%) XSLT
10 1 (1.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.81%) Streaming Media
2 5 (5.81%) IPTV
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) PMI
4 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.49%) Open Source
5 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.33%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.16%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.16%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Windows
2 9 (10.47%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) AIX
4 1 (1.16%) HPUX
4 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.26%) TDD
3 15 (17.44%) MVC
4 14 (16.28%) Project Management
4 14 (16.28%) OO
5 13 (15.12%) PRINCE2
5 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
6 12 (13.95%) Multithreading
7 11 (12.79%) OOD
7 11 (12.79%) DevOps
8 10 (11.63%) ITIL
9 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
9 9 (10.47%) Change Management
9 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.47%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.30%) Kanban
11 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.98%) SOA
12 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.56%) C#
2 18 (20.93%) SQL
2 18 (20.93%) Python
3 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.95%) C
5 9 (10.47%) Java
6 7 (8.14%) C++
7 6 (6.98%) Embedded C
8 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.33%) Scala
10 2 (2.33%) VB
11 1 (1.16%) Korn
11 1 (1.16%) PHP
11 1 (1.16%) Tcl
11 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) ISEB
3 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (4.65%) IIBA
3 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) CBAP
4 1 (1.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) HDFS
1 2 (2.33%) Firmware
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.81%) Perforce
3 5 (5.81%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) VMware
4 1 (1.16%) Siebel
4 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago