The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
North West / Cumbria
Rank 8 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 4.17% 1.69% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 2.33% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.45% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +21.16%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 43 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 79.17% 72.88% 64.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 4
Median daily rate £180 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% -2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 28
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.39 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.23% -4.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £26.83 £38.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £73.28 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

Scrum
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

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

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Process Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories