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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing Scrum 24 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.28% 3.88% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.30% 4.82% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 18
Median daily rate £400 £395 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £429 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £39.63 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+16.71% +1.60%
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
233 311 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.34% 80.36% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 253 241
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 71 (98.61%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.17%) TDD
3 36 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 32 (44.44%) HTML
5 29 (40.28%) .NET
6 27 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 26 (36.11%) C#
7 26 (36.11%) jQuery
8 25 (34.72%) BDD
9 24 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 22 (30.56%) WCF
10 22 (30.56%) CSS
10 22 (30.56%) Finance
11 21 (29.17%) MVC
11 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
12 19 (26.39%) Web Development
13 18 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (25.00%) Java
13 18 (25.00%) SQL
14 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
14 17 (23.61%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (23.61%) TypeScript
14 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (23.61%) DevOps
14 17 (23.61%) CSS3
14 17 (23.61%) HTML5
15 16 (22.22%) MbUnit
15 16 (22.22%) MSTest
15 16 (22.22%) ATDD
15 16 (22.22%) REST

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 9 (12.50%) Confluence
1 9 (12.50%) FileNet
1 9 (12.50%) LiveCycle
2 7 (9.72%) GeoServer
2 7 (9.72%) IIS
2 7 (9.72%) JBoss
2 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.78%) Apache
3 2 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Gliffy
2 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.39%) Google Play
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) LDAP
1 4 (5.56%) SSL
1 4 (5.56%) VPN
2 3 (4.17%) FTP
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.17%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.39%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 16 (22.22%) MbUnit
2 16 (22.22%) MSTest
2 16 (22.22%) NUnit
3 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.83%) Selenium
4 12 (16.67%) Subversion
5 10 (13.89%) JIRA
5 10 (13.89%) JUnit
6 9 (12.50%) Ant
6 9 (12.50%) Hudson
6 9 (12.50%) Maven
7 7 (9.72%) DbUnit
7 7 (9.72%) Spock
7 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.17%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.78%) Concordion
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Billing
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (63.89%) Developer
2 16 (22.22%) Agile Developer
2 16 (22.22%) Senior Agile Developer
2 16 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Perl Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) HTML
2 29 (40.28%) .NET
3 26 (36.11%) jQuery
4 24 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 22 (30.56%) CSS
5 22 (30.56%) WCF
6 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (23.61%) CSS3
6 17 (23.61%) HTML5
6 17 (23.61%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (22.22%) REST
7 16 (22.22%) XML
8 15 (20.83%) SOAP
9 9 (12.50%) JSF
9 9 (12.50%) Spring
10 8 (11.11%) Web Services
11 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
11 7 (9.72%) JRules
11 7 (9.72%) Middleware
11 7 (9.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (9.72%) Replication
2 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.39%) CESG
4 1 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) IPTV
4 1 (1.39%) New Media
4 1 (1.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Unix
2 4 (5.56%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (98.61%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.17%) TDD
3 25 (34.72%) BDD
4 21 (29.17%) MVC
4 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 19 (26.39%) Web Development
6 18 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (23.61%) DevOps
8 16 (22.22%) ATDD
8 16 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 16 (22.22%) Test-First Development
9 8 (11.11%) Document Management
10 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 6 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (8.33%) ITIL
11 6 (8.33%) OO
11 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
11 6 (8.33%) SOA
12 5 (6.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (36.11%) C#
3 18 (25.00%) Java
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 17 (23.61%) TypeScript
5 13 (18.06%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.94%) Perl
6 5 (6.94%) PHP
7 4 (5.56%) Python
8 3 (4.17%) C
8 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.17%) VB
9 2 (2.78%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) BC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.56%) ISEB
5 3 (4.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.39%) CISSP
6 1 (1.39%) CLAS
6 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Adobe
1 9 (12.50%) ILOG
1 9 (12.50%) Splunk
2 7 (9.72%) Kofax
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle
4 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 4 (5.56%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.17%) Cognos
6 2 (2.78%) Alterian
7 1 (1.39%) Google
7 1 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) SAP
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