The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 7 11 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Contract jobs citing Scrum 36 50 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.72% 12.72% 4.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.65% 14.79% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 11
Median daily rate £388 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-10.08% +21.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 338 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.27% 86.01% 71.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 271 172
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Cardiff region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Cardiff region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 49 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) Java
3 24 (42.11%) Relational Database
4 23 (40.35%) RESTful
5 22 (38.60%) JSON
6 21 (36.84%) MongoDB
7 20 (35.09%) Kafka
7 20 (35.09%) Microservices
7 20 (35.09%) Spring Boot
8 19 (33.33%) Spring
9 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
10 17 (29.82%) Go
10 17 (29.82%) REST
10 17 (29.82%) Cucumber
11 16 (28.07%) iXBRL
11 16 (28.07%) Linux
12 15 (26.32%) HTTP
12 15 (26.32%) HTML
12 15 (26.32%) Finance
12 15 (26.32%) Continuous Deployment
13 14 (24.56%) Neo4j
13 14 (24.56%) Hibernate
14 13 (22.81%) Unix
14 13 (22.81%) JAX-RS
14 13 (22.81%) Dropwizard
15 12 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
15 12 (21.05%) Mac OS X
15 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
15 12 (21.05%) Web Design

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 21 (36.84%) MongoDB
3 14 (24.56%) Neo4j
4 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.75%) Big Data
8 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.75%) GIS
8 1 (1.75%) HPCC
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) MySQL
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Cucumber
2 10 (17.54%) NUnit
3 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (12.28%) MSBuild
4 7 (12.28%) MSTest
5 3 (5.26%) JUnit
5 3 (5.26%) Selenium
6 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.75%) JBehave
7 1 (1.75%) JIRA
7 1 (1.75%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.75%) JMeter
7 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Military
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (38.60%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.28%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Product Specialist
5 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) RESTful
2 22 (38.60%) JSON
3 20 (35.09%) Kafka
3 20 (35.09%) Spring Boot
4 19 (33.33%) Spring
5 17 (29.82%) REST
6 16 (28.07%) iXBRL
7 15 (26.32%) HTML
8 14 (24.56%) Hibernate
9 13 (22.81%) Dropwizard
9 13 (22.81%) JAX-RS
10 11 (19.30%) .NET
11 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
11 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
11 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
11 7 (12.28%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (10.53%) jQuery
13 4 (7.02%) Web Services
14 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (10.53%) NHS
3 5 (8.77%) Informatics
4 4 (7.02%) Fintech
5 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Unix
3 12 (21.05%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) Microservices
3 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 15 (26.32%) Continuous Deployment
5 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 12 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (21.05%) Web Design
6 9 (15.79%) ITIL
6 9 (15.79%) MVC
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
7 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
7 8 (14.04%) Coaching
7 8 (14.04%) OOP
8 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.53%) BDD
9 6 (10.53%) Change Control
9 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
9 6 (10.53%) Kanban
9 6 (10.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) Go
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 4 (7.02%) C#
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) Ruby
6 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) CCENT
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) CCNP
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.51%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (3.51%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Avaya
2 2 (3.51%) CA
2 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco
2 2 (3.51%) Intel Security
2 2 (3.51%) LogRhythm
2 2 (3.51%) Nortel
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago