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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 41 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.56% 2.92% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.56% 3.89% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 10
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£413 £320 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.90% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £243 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £429 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £35.22
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.18%
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
542 514 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.44% 75.04% 60.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 248 186
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 55 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +12 29 £375 +16.27% 31
Peterborough +4 4 £525 +123.40% 5
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 80 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) .NET
3 29 (30.85%) C#
4 27 (28.72%) PRINCE2
5 22 (23.40%) TDD
6 21 (22.34%) Project Management
7 18 (19.15%) HTML
7 18 (19.15%) SQL
8 14 (14.89%) CSS
8 14 (14.89%) ITIL
8 14 (14.89%) MVC
8 14 (14.89%) WCF
8 14 (14.89%) jQuery
9 13 (13.83%) Multithreading
9 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
9 13 (13.83%) Java
9 13 (13.83%) JavaScript
10 12 (12.77%) Oracle
10 12 (12.77%) OO
10 12 (12.77%) Automated Testing
10 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
11 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (11.70%) XHTML
11 11 (11.70%) OOD
11 11 (11.70%) .NET Framework
12 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
12 10 (10.64%) Jenkins
12 10 (10.64%) DevOps
12 10 (10.64%) Python

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.26%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.26%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) JBoss
5 1 (1.06%) CMS
5 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.06%) Mule
5 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.06%) Confluence
5 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) PaaS
2 5 (5.32%) SaaS
3 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) 802.15
2 2 (2.13%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) DVB
3 1 (1.06%) IGMP
3 1 (1.06%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
1 4 (4.26%) Apache Hive
1 4 (4.26%) Big Data
1 4 (4.26%) Sqoop
1 4 (4.26%) Impala
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
1 10 (10.64%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.51%) JIRA
2 8 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.13%) Subversion
3 2 (2.13%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.06%) Mocha
4 1 (1.06%) Hudson
4 1 (1.06%) Maven
4 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.06%) Grunt
4 1 (1.06%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.06%) Bower
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (34.04%) Developer
2 20 (21.28%) Project Manager
3 14 (14.89%) Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) Business Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.38%) ScrumMaster
8 5 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Contracts Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.19%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (3.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.91%) .NET
2 18 (19.15%) HTML
3 14 (14.89%) CSS
3 14 (14.89%) WCF
3 14 (14.89%) jQuery
4 11 (11.70%) .NET Framework
4 11 (11.70%) XHTML
5 7 (7.45%) XML
5 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.32%) Web Services
7 4 (4.26%) SOAP
7 4 (4.26%) Spring
8 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.13%) REST
9 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (2.13%) LAMP
10 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.06%) WinForms
10 1 (1.06%) XSLT
10 1 (1.06%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.26%) IPTV
1 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.26%) Open Source
2 3 (3.19%) PMI
2 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.19%) Streaming Media
3 2 (2.13%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.06%) DTV
4 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.06%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.06%) STB
4 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.06%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.06%) UNIX
4 1 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.72%) PRINCE2
3 22 (23.40%) TDD
4 21 (22.34%) Project Management
5 14 (14.89%) MVC
5 14 (14.89%) ITIL
6 13 (13.83%) Multithreading
6 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
7 12 (12.77%) OO
7 12 (12.77%) Automated Testing
7 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
8 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.70%) OOD
9 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.64%) DevOps
10 9 (9.57%) Regression Testing
11 8 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.51%) Change Management
12 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) C#
2 18 (19.15%) SQL
3 13 (13.83%) Java
3 13 (13.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.64%) Python
5 6 (6.38%) C
6 5 (5.32%) Scala
6 5 (5.32%) C++
7 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.13%) VB
8 2 (2.13%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (5.32%) ISEB
2 5 (5.32%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.26%) IIBA
4 2 (2.13%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) HDFS
2 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) SAP
4 3 (3.19%) Perforce
5 2 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.06%) Cloudera
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