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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 40 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing Scrum 65 68 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.09% 4.30% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 5.55% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 19
Median daily rate £425 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £272 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
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 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
1275 1226 1072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.29% 77.45% 73.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 758 571
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 59
Median hourly rate £16.09 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Northamptonshire +12 26 £475 -9.52% 10
Nottinghamshire -11 24 £385 +2.66% 14
Leicestershire -1 10 £325 +8.33% 7
Lincolnshire -4 2 £375 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire +1 1 £425 +13.33% 2
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 129 (92.14%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.29%) Retail
3 29 (20.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (17.86%) HTML
4 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 24 (17.14%) Finance
6 23 (16.43%) Kanban
7 20 (14.29%) Java
7 20 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 19 (13.57%) .NET
8 19 (13.57%) CSS
8 19 (13.57%) HTML5
9 18 (12.86%) Business Analysis
10 17 (12.14%) Mobile App
11 16 (11.43%) C#
12 15 (10.71%) Oracle
12 15 (10.71%) E-Commerce
12 15 (10.71%) Sass
13 14 (10.00%) Front End Development
14 13 (9.29%) Git (software)
14 13 (9.29%) Project Management
14 13 (9.29%) SQL
14 13 (9.29%) Workflow
15 12 (8.57%) Extreme Programming
15 12 (8.57%) Data Modelling
15 12 (8.57%) SDLC
16 11 (7.86%) jQuery
16 11 (7.86%) Waterfall
16 11 (7.86%) Configuration Management
16 11 (7.86%) Linux

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (4.29%) Apache
1 6 (4.29%) Confluence
2 4 (2.86%) nginx
2 4 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.43%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.71%) CMS
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (2.14%) MS Project
1 3 (2.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) GitHub
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.43%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.71%) Big Data
4 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.71%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.71%) OLAP
4 1 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.71%) QlikView
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.43%) gulp
2 9 (6.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.43%) JIRA
3 7 (5.00%) Maven
4 6 (4.29%) Subversion
5 5 (3.57%) Ant
5 5 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.86%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.86%) git-flow
6 4 (2.86%) jspm
6 4 (2.86%) JUnit
7 3 (2.14%) Gradle
8 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.43%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.43%) JProfiler
8 2 (1.43%) Mockito
8 2 (1.43%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.43%) VersionOne
8 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (24.29%) Retail
2 24 (17.14%) Finance
3 9 (6.43%) Banking
4 4 (2.86%) Games
4 4 (2.86%) Marketing
5 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Front Office
7 1 (0.71%) German Language
7 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (37.14%) Developer
2 42 (30.00%) Scrum Master
3 20 (14.29%) Analyst
4 19 (13.57%) Business Analyst
5 15 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (10.00%) Agile Scrum Master
7 12 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (8.57%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.43%) .NET Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Agile Coach
8 9 (6.43%) Architect
9 8 (5.71%) Angular Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Agile Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.57%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.86%) HTML
2 20 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 19 (13.57%) .NET
3 19 (13.57%) CSS
3 19 (13.57%) HTML5
4 15 (10.71%) Sass
5 11 (7.86%) jQuery
6 10 (7.14%) Ionic Framework
6 10 (7.14%) RESTful
7 9 (6.43%) CSS3
7 9 (6.43%) Node.js
8 8 (5.71%) Spring
9 7 (5.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (5.00%) Velocity
10 6 (4.29%) Apache Cordova
10 6 (4.29%) JSON
10 6 (4.29%) REST
10 6 (4.29%) Web Services
11 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.86%) Aurelia
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.86%) FMCG
2 4 (2.86%) Smart Meter
3 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.71%) CESG
4 1 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.71%) User Experience
4 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.86%) Linux
2 9 (6.43%) Windows
3 6 (4.29%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.86%) Unix
5 3 (2.14%) Android
5 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (92.14%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (16.43%) Kanban
4 18 (12.86%) Business Analysis
5 15 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 14 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 13 (9.29%) Project Management
7 13 (9.29%) Workflow
8 12 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 12 (8.57%) Extreme Programming
8 12 (8.57%) SDLC
9 11 (7.86%) Configuration Management
9 11 (7.86%) Waterfall
10 10 (7.14%) Change Management
10 10 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (7.14%) DevOps
10 10 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
10 10 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (6.43%) B2B
11 9 (6.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 20 (14.29%) Java
3 16 (11.43%) C#
4 13 (9.29%) SQL
5 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.86%) C++
5 4 (2.86%) Ruby
5 4 (2.86%) TypeScript
6 3 (2.14%) AWK
6 3 (2.14%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.43%) PHP
7 2 (1.43%) VB
8 1 (0.71%) Python
8 1 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.14%) ISEB
3 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.71%) CISSP
4 1 (0.71%) CLAS
4 1 (0.71%) Degree
4 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PMP
4 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 5 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.71%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (10.71%) Oracle
2 5 (3.57%) Endeca
3 4 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.86%) SAP
4 3 (2.14%) hybris
4 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.43%) Perforce
5 2 (1.43%) QNX
5 2 (1.43%) Rally
6 1 (0.71%) Apigee
6 1 (0.71%) Pega
6 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.71%) WSO2
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