The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 28 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.85% 1.77% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.55% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +33.92%
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 £45.00 £39.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +1.94%
Scrum
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 157 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 76.92% 69.47% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 89 99
Median daily rate £388 £373 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £430 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 16
Median hourly rate £17.63 £45.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.83% +210.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £12.50 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Derby +7 2 £425 +13.33% 2
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) DOM
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) OOP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (25.00%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) DOM
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow