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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 34 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 17 32 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.28% 5.43% 7.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 6.81% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 40
Median daily rate £463 £310 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.19% -21.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £413 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
406 470 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.38% 79.80% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 287 316
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 39 53
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -9 10 £463 +50.40% 19
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 18 (50.00%) TDD
4 17 (47.22%) .NET
5 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 14 (38.89%) BDD
7 13 (36.11%) Node.js
7 13 (36.11%) Java
8 12 (33.33%) Selenium
8 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 11 (30.56%) REST
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.00%) HTML
10 9 (25.00%) Subversion
10 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 8 (22.22%) HTML5
11 8 (22.22%) Web Development
11 8 (22.22%) C#
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle
11 8 (22.22%) HTTP
12 7 (19.44%) PHP
12 7 (19.44%) Python
12 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
12 7 (19.44%) jQuery
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (19.44%) Kanban

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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.67%) IaaS
2 6 (16.67%) PaaS
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.78%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) HTTP
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) SSL
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 12 (33.33%) Selenium
3 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (25.00%) Subversion
4 7 (19.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (19.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.56%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.78%) JBehave
7 1 (2.78%) JUnit
7 1 (2.78%) NUnit
7 1 (2.78%) RSpec
7 1 (2.78%) Spock
7 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (13.89%) PHP Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum Master
4 3 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.56%) iOS Developer
5 2 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) Node.js
3 11 (30.56%) REST
4 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (25.00%) HTML
5 8 (22.22%) HTML5
6 7 (19.44%) jQuery
6 7 (19.44%) RESTful
7 6 (16.67%) JSON
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.33%) CSS
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.56%) XML
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.78%) CSS3
10 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
10 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) iPad
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Smart Energy
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) CoreOS
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
1 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (50.00%) TDD
4 14 (38.89%) BDD
5 8 (22.22%) Web Development
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
6 7 (19.44%) Kanban
6 7 (19.44%) Service Design
7 6 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (16.67%) SOA
8 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 4 (11.11%) OOP
9 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
9 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) C#
4 7 (19.44%) PHP
4 7 (19.44%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Embarcadero
3 2 (5.56%) Talend
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
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