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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 25 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 41 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.92% 1.97% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.04% 2.64% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 9
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£375 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
510 493 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.59% 74.58% 61.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 262 198
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 34
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +13 22 £375 +7.91% 27
Peterborough - 12 £438 - 6
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 72 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.22%) .NET
3 28 (31.11%) C#
4 24 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 22 (24.44%) Project Management
6 20 (22.22%) HTML
6 20 (22.22%) TDD
7 19 (21.11%) SQL
8 14 (15.56%) CSS
8 14 (15.56%) Python
8 14 (15.56%) MVC
8 14 (15.56%) jQuery
8 14 (15.56%) WCF
9 13 (14.44%) Multithreading
9 13 (14.44%) Waterfall
9 13 (14.44%) OO
9 13 (14.44%) ITIL
9 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
10 12 (13.33%) Oracle
10 12 (13.33%) Automated Testing
11 11 (12.22%) .NET Framework
11 11 (12.22%) OOD
11 11 (12.22%) XHTML
11 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
11 11 (12.22%) Jenkins
11 11 (12.22%) JIRA
11 11 (12.22%) DevOps
12 10 (11.11%) C
12 10 (11.11%) Finance
12 10 (11.11%) Business Analysis

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) JBoss
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Mule
3 1 (1.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.11%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.11%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) PaaS
2 5 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) Internet
2 4 (4.44%) ZigBee
2 4 (4.44%) 802.15
3 1 (1.11%) IGMP
3 1 (1.11%) RTSP
3 1 (1.11%) DVB
3 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.33%) Sqoop
1 3 (3.33%) Impala
1 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
1 3 (3.33%) Apache Hive
1 3 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
1 11 (12.22%) Jenkins
1 11 (12.22%) JIRA
2 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.11%) Maven
4 1 (1.11%) Mocha
4 1 (1.11%) Hudson
4 1 (1.11%) Grunt
4 1 (1.11%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.11%) Bower
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Banking
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Developer
2 20 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 12 (13.33%) Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) C# Developer
4 11 (12.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) ScrumMaster
8 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
11 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Contracts Manager
11 3 (3.33%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Hadoop Developer
11 3 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
12 2 (2.22%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.22%) .NET
2 20 (22.22%) HTML
3 14 (15.56%) CSS
3 14 (15.56%) jQuery
3 14 (15.56%) WCF
4 11 (12.22%) .NET Framework
4 11 (12.22%) XHTML
5 9 (10.00%) XML
6 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.44%) SOAP
7 4 (4.44%) Web Services
8 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (2.22%) LAMP
10 1 (1.11%) Spring
10 1 (1.11%) WinForms
10 1 (1.11%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.11%) JMS
10 1 (1.11%) XSLT
10 1 (1.11%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) IPTV
2 5 (5.56%) Streaming Media
2 5 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) PMI
4 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) Open Source
5 2 (2.22%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.11%) STB
6 1 (1.11%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.11%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.11%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 22 (24.44%) Project Management
4 20 (22.22%) TDD
5 14 (15.56%) MVC
6 13 (14.44%) Multithreading
6 13 (14.44%) Waterfall
6 13 (14.44%) OO
6 13 (14.44%) ITIL
7 12 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 11 (12.22%) OOD
8 11 (12.22%) DevOps
9 10 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.89%) Change Management
11 8 (8.89%) Regression Testing
12 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.11%) C#
2 19 (21.11%) SQL
3 14 (15.56%) Python
4 13 (14.44%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.11%) C
6 9 (10.00%) Java
7 7 (7.78%) C++
8 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.44%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.33%) Scala
10 2 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (4.44%) IIBA
3 4 (4.44%) ISEB
3 4 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PMP
4 1 (1.11%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) HDFS
2 2 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) Oracle
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) Perforce
3 5 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.11%) VMware
4 1 (1.11%) Siebel
4 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
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