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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 37 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 25 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.24% 5.69% 5.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 7.60% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 28
Median daily rate £350 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £485 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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
465 566 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.81% 74.87% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 308 282
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 59
Median hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -6 19 £400 +6.66% 14
Peterborough +10 4 £325 -38.09% 1
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.14%) Java
3 17 (30.36%) C#
4 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 16 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 14 (25.00%) SQL
5 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (23.21%) TDD
7 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (21.43%) .NET
8 11 (19.64%) CSS
9 10 (17.86%) Oracle
9 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
10 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
10 9 (16.07%) REST
11 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 8 (14.29%) Degree
11 8 (14.29%) Analytics
11 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (14.29%) HTML
12 7 (12.50%) C++
12 7 (12.50%) Python
12 7 (12.50%) SOA
12 7 (12.50%) Project Management
12 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 7 (12.50%) JIRA
12 7 (12.50%) BDD
12 7 (12.50%) Git (software)

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 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Force.com
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
1 3 (5.36%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.36%) MySQL
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.57%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) JIRA
3 6 (10.71%) Selenium
4 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.93%) WebDriver
5 4 (7.14%) JUnit
5 4 (7.14%) NUnit
5 4 (7.14%) RSpec
6 3 (5.36%) Ant
6 3 (5.36%) Maven
6 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.79%) Subversion
7 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Legal
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Scrum Master
3 10 (17.86%) Coordinator
3 10 (17.86%) Project Coordinator
4 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Tester
6 4 (7.14%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) QA Tester
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.36%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) CSS
3 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.07%) REST
4 8 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 8 (14.29%) HTML
5 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.71%) HTML5
6 6 (10.71%) Spring
6 6 (10.71%) XML
7 5 (8.93%) RESTful
7 5 (8.93%) Web Services
8 4 (7.14%) Gherkin
8 4 (7.14%) jQuery
8 4 (7.14%) SOAP
9 3 (5.36%) Angular 2
9 3 (5.36%) Spring Boot
9 3 (5.36%) WSDL
10 1 (1.79%) D3.js
10 1 (1.79%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.57%) CESG
4 2 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Biology
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Life Science
5 1 (1.79%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.79%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) CentOS
3 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 13 (23.21%) TDD
4 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.86%) Automated Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Analytics
7 7 (12.50%) BDD
7 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 7 (12.50%) SOA
8 6 (10.71%) ITIL
8 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Visual Analytics
9 5 (8.93%) Manual Testing
9 5 (8.93%) SDLC
9 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.14%) API Design
10 4 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) C#
3 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (12.50%) C++
5 7 (12.50%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.14%) Ruby
6 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.36%) Groovy
7 3 (5.36%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.57%) X++
9 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) ISEB
2 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.36%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.57%) CISSP
4 2 (3.57%) CLAS
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Nagios
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.57%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.79%) Facebook
6 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.79%) New Relic
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) Twitter
6 1 (1.79%) WorldPay