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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 20 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 52 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.13% 2.70% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.25% 3.91% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 1 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -7.40%
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
562 358 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.09% 68.98% 65.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 183 247
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 35 46
Average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £39.70 £51.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Peterborough +9 20 £425 - 8
Cambridge +6 20 £375 - 23
Huntingdon - - - -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 69 (80.23%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) .NET
3 25 (29.07%) C#
4 23 (26.74%) SQL
5 22 (25.58%) Python
6 20 (23.26%) HTML
6 20 (23.26%) TDD
7 16 (18.60%) Oracle
7 16 (18.60%) Linux
7 16 (18.60%) Git (software)
8 15 (17.44%) Multithreading
8 15 (17.44%) jQuery
8 15 (17.44%) OO
9 14 (16.28%) C
9 14 (16.28%) Finance
9 14 (16.28%) Jenkins
10 13 (15.12%) MVC
10 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
10 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
11 12 (13.95%) CSS
11 12 (13.95%) Windows
12 11 (12.79%) Project Management
12 11 (12.79%) DevOps
12 11 (12.79%) WCF
13 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
13 10 (11.63%) Change Management
13 10 (11.63%) Java
13 10 (11.63%) XHTML
13 10 (11.63%) OOD
13 10 (11.63%) Internet

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) Mule
4 1 (1.16%) Confluence
4 1 (1.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) PaaS
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) Internet
2 8 (9.30%) ZigBee
2 8 (9.30%) 802.15
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.47%) JIRA
4 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.49%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.33%) Selenium
6 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.16%) Maven
7 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.16%) Grunt
7 1 (1.16%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.16%) Bower
7 1 (1.16%) Hudson
7 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.16%) Mocha
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
4 2 (2.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Developer
2 11 (12.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.30%) .NET Developer
4 8 (9.30%) ScrumMaster
4 8 (9.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) Analyst
5 5 (5.81%) C Developer
5 5 (5.81%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Programme Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Design Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) .NET
2 20 (23.26%) HTML
3 15 (17.44%) jQuery
4 12 (13.95%) CSS
5 11 (12.79%) WCF
6 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
6 10 (11.63%) XHTML
7 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET
8 7 (8.14%) XML
9 6 (6.98%) J2EE
10 5 (5.81%) J2SE
11 3 (3.49%) SOAP
11 3 (3.49%) Web Services
11 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (2.33%) LAMP
13 1 (1.16%) Spring
13 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
13 1 (1.16%) XSLT
13 1 (1.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.81%) Streaming Media
2 5 (5.81%) IPTV
2 5 (5.81%) Open Source
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.49%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.33%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.16%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) PMI
6 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Linux
2 12 (13.95%) Windows
3 9 (10.47%) UNIX
4 8 (9.30%) Solaris
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.49%) AIX
6 3 (3.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (80.23%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.26%) TDD
3 15 (17.44%) Multithreading
3 15 (17.44%) OO
4 13 (15.12%) MVC
4 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
5 11 (12.79%) Project Management
5 11 (12.79%) DevOps
6 10 (11.63%) Change Management
6 10 (11.63%) OOD
7 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.30%) Kanban
8 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (9.30%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.14%) UML
9 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.07%) C#
2 23 (26.74%) SQL
3 22 (25.58%) Python
4 14 (16.28%) C
5 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.63%) Java
7 8 (9.30%) Embedded C
8 6 (6.98%) C++
8 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.81%) Perl
9 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.49%) Tcl
10 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.33%) Korn
11 2 (2.33%) PHP
11 2 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) ISEB
3 4 (4.65%) IIBA
4 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.16%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Firmware
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.81%) Perforce
3 5 (5.81%) Sun
3 5 (5.81%) SAP
3 5 (5.81%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) Sybase
5 1 (1.16%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) Siebel
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