The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 51 54 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Contract jobs citing Scrum 45 44 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.85% 2.67% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 3.66% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 1
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£375 £336 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -3.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
Scrum
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1121 1203 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.90% 73.00% 65.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 609 430
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 82
Average hourly rate £17.50 £36.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.21 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +24 23 £375 +16.27% 11
Northamptonshire -6 12 £380 +15.15% 8
Leicestershire -5 3 £325 -23.52% 4
Derbyshire +3 1 - - 5
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 99 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.47%) .NET
3 26 (25.49%) Kanban
4 23 (22.55%) TDD
5 21 (20.59%) C#
6 19 (18.63%) Java
7 18 (17.65%) Finance
8 17 (16.67%) Retail
8 17 (16.67%) XML
8 17 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (15.69%) E-Commerce
10 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
10 14 (13.73%) SQL
11 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET
11 12 (11.76%) Selenium
11 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
12 11 (10.78%) Windows
12 11 (10.78%) Coaching
13 10 (9.80%) CSS
13 10 (9.80%) HTML
13 10 (9.80%) Change Management
13 10 (9.80%) Cucumber
13 10 (9.80%) BDD
13 10 (9.80%) WPF
14 9 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (8.82%) Integration Testing
14 9 (8.82%) Mobile App
14 9 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (8.82%) MVC
14 9 (8.82%) Maven

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.92%) IIS
2 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.98%) Confluence
3 1 (0.98%) Liferay
3 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.98%) Magento
2 1 (0.98%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.98%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Force.com
2 4 (3.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) LDAP
2 6 (5.88%) HTTP
2 6 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) MySQL
3 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.96%) MariaDB
3 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Selenium
1 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.80%) Cucumber
3 9 (8.82%) Maven
4 8 (7.84%) Gradle
5 6 (5.88%) JUnit
5 6 (5.88%) Hudson
5 6 (5.88%) JIRA
6 5 (4.90%) Moq
6 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.92%) NUnit
7 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.92%) Calabash
8 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.96%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.96%) Subversion
9 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.96%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.98%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.98%) FitNesse
General
1 18 (17.65%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Electronics
4 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) Developer
2 16 (15.69%) Analyst
3 14 (13.73%) C# Developer
4 13 (12.75%) Architect
5 9 (8.82%) WPF Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Tester
6 8 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Test Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Technical Architect
6 8 (7.84%) ScrumMaster
7 7 (6.86%) Agile Coach
7 7 (6.86%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 6 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.92%) Agile Test Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.47%) .NET
2 17 (16.67%) XML
3 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 10 (9.80%) CSS
4 10 (9.80%) HTML
4 10 (9.80%) WPF
5 8 (7.84%) Web Services
5 8 (7.84%) XSLT
5 8 (7.84%) WinForms
5 8 (7.84%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 8 (7.84%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (5.88%) NHibernate
8 5 (4.90%) jQuery
8 5 (4.90%) Middleware
8 5 (4.90%) J2EE
9 4 (3.92%) StructureMap
10 3 (2.94%) WCF
10 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Mobile App
1 9 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.84%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.90%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (4.90%) Open Source
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
4 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.94%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.96%) DTV
6 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.90%) Linux
4 4 (3.92%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) UNIX
6 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Android
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) AIX
6 1 (0.98%) Solaris
6 1 (0.98%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.49%) Kanban
3 23 (22.55%) TDD
4 17 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (15.69%) E-Commerce
6 11 (10.78%) Coaching
7 10 (9.80%) Change Management
7 10 (9.80%) BDD
8 9 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (8.82%) Integration Testing
8 9 (8.82%) MVC
8 9 (8.82%) DevOps
9 8 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.86%) CRM
10 7 (6.86%) SOA
11 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.88%) System Testing
12 5 (4.90%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.59%) C#
2 19 (18.63%) Java
3 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.73%) SQL
4 8 (7.84%) C++
4 8 (7.84%) XAML
5 4 (3.92%) Objective-C
6 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.94%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.98%) Ruby
7 1 (0.98%) R
7 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.98%) C
7 1 (0.98%) Perl
7 1 (0.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) ISEB
2 4 (3.92%) Degree
3 3 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.98%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) hybris
4 3 (2.94%) ATG
4 3 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.98%) Zend
5 1 (0.98%) HP
5 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.98%) Sybase
5 1 (0.98%) Sun
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco
5 1 (0.98%) IBM
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