The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South West / Devon
Rank 21 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing Scrum 12 39 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.74% 14.94% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.94% 17.41% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 2
Median daily rate £500 £435 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +17.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £347 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £535 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +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 Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 224 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.78% 85.82% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 178 99
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £298 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Plymouth +13 7 £500 +16.95% 3
Exeter -17 3 £350 -15.66% 1
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 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 Devon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (34.29%) Oracle
3 12 (34.29%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
4 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 11 (31.43%) .NET
5 10 (28.57%) OO
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
6 8 (22.86%) HTML
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (20.00%) REST
7 7 (20.00%) WCF
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 7 (20.00%) CSS
7 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (20.00%) OOD
7 7 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (20.00%) ISO 14001
7 7 (20.00%) MVC
7 7 (20.00%) TDD
8 6 (17.14%) JSON
8 6 (17.14%) Toad
8 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Toad
2 4 (11.43%) NUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.57%) JUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Maven
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.86%) Calabash
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) JMeter
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.43%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Coach
4 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (8.57%) DBA
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) C++ Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (20.00%) CSS
3 7 (20.00%) REST
3 7 (20.00%) WCF
4 6 (17.14%) JSON
5 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 5 (14.29%) jQuery
5 5 (14.29%) SOAP
5 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.57%) Spring
6 3 (8.57%) Spring Boot
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 2 (5.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Cloud Native
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) OO
3 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (20.00%) MVC
3 7 (20.00%) OOD
3 7 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (14.29%) BDD
4 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.57%) Coaching
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Microservices
6 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (8.57%) Open Source
6 3 (8.57%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) Kanban
7 2 (5.71%) Release Management
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) C#
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.43%) C++
4 4 (11.43%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO 14001
1 7 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
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