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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 37 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 39 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.94% 6.74% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 9.31% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 43 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £38.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +21.25%
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
595 548 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 75.41% 72.39% 65.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 289 205
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 34
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -27.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.93 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -22 21 £375 -9.09% 27
Peterborough +6 5 £450 +62.89% 4
Huntingdon - 1 £350 - 2
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 70 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) .NET
2 23 (28.75%) TDD
3 22 (27.50%) PRINCE2
4 21 (26.25%) C#
5 18 (22.50%) Java
6 14 (17.50%) Project Management
6 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
7 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
7 13 (16.25%) WCF
7 13 (16.25%) MVC
8 11 (13.75%) SQL
8 11 (13.75%) ITIL
8 11 (13.75%) Finance
8 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (11.25%) OO
11 8 (10.00%) XML
11 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.00%) Banking
11 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 8 (10.00%) Scala
12 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.75%) Node.js
12 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
12 7 (8.75%) Regression Testing
12 7 (8.75%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (8.75%) Node.js
2 6 (7.50%) Apache Pig
2 6 (7.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.50%) Apache
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Project
1 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) SaaS
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) GSM
1 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.25%) FTP
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
1 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
1 1 (1.25%) 3G
1 1 (1.25%) DVB
1 1 (1.25%) SMPP
1 1 (1.25%) IGMP
1 1 (1.25%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) Hadoop
1 6 (7.50%) Apache Hive
1 6 (7.50%) Big Data
1 6 (7.50%) Sqoop
1 6 (7.50%) Impala
2 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 3 (3.75%) Maven
2 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) Ant
4 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.25%) Mocha
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Grunt
4 1 (1.25%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.25%) Bower
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.50%) Back Office
7 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (42.50%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 12 (15.00%) Analyst
4 11 (13.75%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.50%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (7.50%) Hadoop Developer
7 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.75%) BizTalk Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) .NET
2 13 (16.25%) WCF
3 8 (10.00%) XML
3 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (7.50%) ADO.NET
5 6 (7.50%) WPF
5 6 (7.50%) LINQ
6 5 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (6.25%) CSS
7 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.00%) HTML
7 4 (5.00%) Web Services
7 4 (5.00%) MSMQ
7 4 (5.00%) jQuery
7 4 (5.00%) WF
8 3 (3.75%) Spring
8 3 (3.75%) XHTML
8 3 (3.75%) J2EE
8 3 (3.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.50%) PMI
1 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.25%) MPEG
2 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
2 1 (1.25%) DTV
2 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.25%) Streaming Video
2 1 (1.25%) STB
2 1 (1.25%) IPTV
2 1 (1.25%) CCTV
2 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) TDD
3 22 (27.50%) PRINCE2
4 14 (17.50%) Project Management
5 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
5 13 (16.25%) MVC
6 11 (13.75%) ITIL
6 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
7 10 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.25%) OO
9 8 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.75%) Regression Testing
11 6 (7.50%) Time Management
11 6 (7.50%) Open Source
11 6 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) C#
2 18 (22.50%) Java
3 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.75%) SQL
5 8 (10.00%) Scala
6 4 (5.00%) C++
7 3 (3.75%) Python
8 2 (2.50%) RPG
9 1 (1.25%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.25%) Ruby
9 1 (1.25%) Erlang
9 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.25%) Go
9 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
1 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.50%) ISEB
2 2 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) HDFS
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) VMware
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
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