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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 17 7 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Contract jobs citing Scrum 19 39 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 7.92% 14.77% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.84% 16.60% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 4
Median daily rate £450 £373 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.64% +10.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +20.19%
Scrum
South West

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
193 235 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 80.42% 89.02% 75.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 185 148
Median daily rate £400 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 12
Median hourly rate £17.13 £40.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.18% +46.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.50 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 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
Exeter -6 14 £350 -5.40%
Plymouth +10 4 £525 +27.27% 1
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 38 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (32.50%) C#
4 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (27.50%) .NET
6 10 (25.00%) OO
6 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (25.00%) Coaching
7 8 (20.00%) ISO 14001
7 8 (20.00%) TDD
7 8 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (20.00%) CSS
7 8 (20.00%) HTML
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
8 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
8 7 (17.50%) OOD
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (17.50%) MVC
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (17.50%) REST
8 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
8 7 (17.50%) WCF
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g

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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.00%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Toad
2 5 (12.50%) NUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) JUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Maven
3 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Scrum Master
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Coach
6 4 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (7.50%) DBA
7 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.50%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.50%) Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (17.50%) REST
3 7 (17.50%) WCF
4 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
4 5 (12.50%) JSON
4 5 (12.50%) SOAP
4 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (10.00%) Velocity
6 3 (7.50%) Spring
6 3 (7.50%) Spring Boot
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Web Services
7 2 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Native
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) CESG
2 2 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Coaching
2 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) TDD
4 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
4 7 (17.50%) MVC
4 7 (17.50%) OOD
4 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (12.50%) BDD
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.50%) Line Management
7 4 (10.00%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (7.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (7.50%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) CISSP
4 2 (5.00%) CLAS
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) ISO 14001
1 8 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft