The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 16 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.05% 6.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 7.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +19.84%
Scrum
South Wales

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
308 298 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.97% 80.76% 72.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 230 124
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £13.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £13.50 £17.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) TDD
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 15 (35.71%) Java
5 14 (33.33%) SQL
5 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 12 (28.57%) Oracle
7 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
8 10 (23.81%) Web Services
9 9 (21.43%) CSS
9 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
9 9 (21.43%) HTML
9 9 (21.43%) .NET
9 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
9 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
9 9 (21.43%) BDD
9 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
10 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
10 8 (19.05%) Migration
10 8 (19.05%) Subversion
10 8 (19.05%) C#
10 8 (19.05%) SOAP
10 8 (19.05%) XML
11 7 (16.67%) J2EE
11 7 (16.67%) ETL
11 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (16.67%) Spring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (11.90%) Confluence
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) Mule
3 2 (4.76%) WildFly
3 2 (4.76%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.38%) Lync
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
5 5 (11.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.38%) MS Access
8 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Subversion
2 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.29%) Maven
3 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 6 (14.29%) Selenium
3 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.90%) Hudson
4 5 (11.90%) Spock
4 5 (11.90%) Geb
5 3 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (7.14%) MSBuild
5 3 (7.14%) QUnit
5 3 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.76%) JUnit
7 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Project Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Scala Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Web Services
2 9 (21.43%) HTML
2 9 (21.43%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) CSS
2 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (19.05%) SOAP
3 8 (19.05%) XML
4 7 (16.67%) J2EE
4 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (16.67%) REST
4 7 (16.67%) Spring
5 5 (11.90%) JSF
5 5 (11.90%) XSLT
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.52%) jQuery
6 4 (9.52%) HTML5
6 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
6 4 (9.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) GIS
1 6 (14.29%) Taxonomies
2 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.38%) CentOS
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) TDD
3 9 (21.43%) BDD
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
5 7 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (16.67%) ETL
5 7 (16.67%) Open Source
5 7 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 7 (16.67%) SDLC
6 6 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 6 (14.29%) DevOps
6 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.29%) Release Management
7 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.90%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (11.90%) OO
7 5 (11.90%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 8 (19.05%) C#
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Twitter
4 3 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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