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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 30 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 27 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.65% 4.45% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 5.81% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 36
Median daily rate £400 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.89 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -2.93%
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
461 602 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.35% 76.59% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 367 301
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 45 49
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +12 20 £388 +3.33% 10
Peterborough +7 4 £325 -27.77% 5
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 54 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) C#
3 17 (31.48%) Java
4 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 16 (29.63%) SQL
4 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 14 (25.93%) .NET
5 14 (25.93%) TDD
6 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 12 (22.22%) CSS
7 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 11 (20.37%) Oracle
8 11 (20.37%) REST
9 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
9 10 (18.52%) RESTful
9 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
9 10 (18.52%) Automated Testing
10 9 (16.67%) SOA
10 9 (16.67%) HTML
10 9 (16.67%) Analytics
11 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
11 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
11 8 (14.81%) API Design
12 7 (12.96%) Visual Analytics
12 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
12 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (12.96%) BDD
12 7 (12.96%) Degree

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 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) nginx
3 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.85%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Force.com
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
1 3 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) Intranet
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.70%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.11%) JIRA
2 6 (11.11%) Selenium
2 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.26%) WebDriver
4 4 (7.41%) JUnit
4 4 (7.41%) NUnit
4 4 (7.41%) RSpec
5 3 (5.56%) Ant
5 3 (5.56%) Maven
5 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.70%) Subversion
7 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.85%) Protractor
7 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 5 (9.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Front Office
4 1 (1.85%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Scrum Master
3 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Coordinator
4 7 (12.96%) Project Coordinator
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Product Owner
6 4 (7.41%) QA Tester
6 4 (7.41%) Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) UI Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Test Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) .NET
2 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 12 (22.22%) CSS
3 11 (20.37%) REST
4 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
4 10 (18.52%) RESTful
5 9 (16.67%) HTML
6 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.96%) Spring
7 7 (12.96%) XML
8 6 (11.11%) HTML5
9 5 (9.26%) Web Services
10 4 (7.41%) Angular 2
10 4 (7.41%) Gherkin
10 4 (7.41%) Spring Boot
11 3 (5.56%) jQuery
11 3 (5.56%) SOAP
11 3 (5.56%) WSDL
12 2 (3.70%) JSON
12 2 (3.70%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) CESG
3 2 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) CentOS
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) TDD
3 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (18.52%) Automated Testing
4 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 9 (16.67%) Analytics
5 9 (16.67%) SOA
6 8 (14.81%) API Design
7 7 (12.96%) BDD
7 7 (12.96%) Project Management
7 7 (12.96%) Visual Analytics
8 5 (9.26%) Manual Testing
8 5 (9.26%) SDLC
8 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
10 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.56%) ITIL
10 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) C#
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.63%) SQL
4 7 (12.96%) Python
5 6 (11.11%) C++
5 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.41%) Ruby
6 4 (7.41%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.56%) Groovy
8 2 (3.70%) X++
9 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) ISEB
3 3 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) CISSP
4 2 (3.70%) CLAS
4 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.85%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.85%) Endeca
5 1 (1.85%) Facebook
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.85%) New Relic
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter