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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 35 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 20 52 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.44% 6.21% 6.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 7.78% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 37
Median daily rate £430 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £284 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.25 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+29.39% -4.98%
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
459 668 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.87% 79.71% 70.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 399 337
Median daily rate £425 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 51
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.77 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.64% -47.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £57.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -5 14 £418 +11.33% 11
Peterborough -1 2 £525 +40.00% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £438 - 1
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) Java
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 13 (28.89%) .NET
4 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
4 13 (28.89%) TDD
5 12 (26.67%) Oracle
5 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (26.67%) REST
6 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (24.44%) CSS
7 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 10 (22.22%) RESTful
7 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (20.00%) Analytics
9 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
9 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
9 8 (17.78%) API Design
9 8 (17.78%) SOA
10 7 (15.56%) Spring
10 7 (15.56%) HTML
10 7 (15.56%) Visual Analytics
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
10 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (13.33%) Selenium
11 6 (13.33%) HTML5
11 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012

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 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.22%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) Force.com
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.22%) FTP
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.22%) PSTN
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
2 1 (2.22%) SSH
2 1 (2.22%) Telnet
2 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
7 2 (4.44%) MySQL
7 2 (4.44%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Selenium
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) JIRA
3 4 (8.89%) JUnit
3 4 (8.89%) NUnit
3 4 (8.89%) RSpec
4 2 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.22%) Ant
5 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
5 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) Toad
General
1 5 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Front Office
4 1 (2.22%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Product Owner
5 4 (8.89%) QA Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (26.67%) REST
3 11 (24.44%) CSS
4 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 10 (22.22%) RESTful
5 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
6 7 (15.56%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) Spring
7 6 (13.33%) HTML5
8 5 (11.11%) XML
9 4 (8.89%) Angular 2
9 4 (8.89%) Gherkin
9 4 (8.89%) Web Services
10 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.67%) Spring Boot
11 2 (4.44%) JSON
11 2 (4.44%) OAuth
11 2 (4.44%) SOAP
12 1 (2.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) CESG
2 2 (4.44%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) TDD
3 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.00%) Analytics
5 8 (17.78%) API Design
5 8 (17.78%) SOA
6 7 (15.56%) Visual Analytics
7 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.11%) BDD
8 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) ITIL
9 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) SDLC
9 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) C#
2 16 (35.56%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) C++
4 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.33%) Python
4 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.89%) Ruby
5 4 (8.89%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.44%) X++
7 1 (2.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) CISSP
3 2 (4.44%) CLAS
3 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.44%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Endeca
5 1 (2.22%) Xamarin