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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
England / East Midlands
Rank 24 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 95 56 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.37% 3.76% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 4.85% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 25
Median daily rate £375 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £323 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.80 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.17% -
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1188 1154 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.68% 77.50% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 706 604
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 36 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £43.75 £29.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 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
Nottinghamshire +12 27 £375 -11.24% 12
Northamptonshire -6 27 £475 - 3
Leicestershire +16 26 £288 -17.85% 8
Derbyshire +9 14 £400 -4.76% 1
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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

1 180 (94.24%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (25.13%) Finance
3 42 (21.99%) Java
3 42 (21.99%) Retail
4 40 (20.94%) C#
4 40 (20.94%) .NET
5 36 (18.85%) JavaScript
6 35 (18.32%) TDD
7 33 (17.28%) E-Commerce
8 32 (16.75%) HTML
8 32 (16.75%) CSS
9 30 (15.71%) MVC
10 28 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (14.66%) BDD
11 27 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (13.61%) Mentoring
13 25 (13.09%) User Experience
13 25 (13.09%) Jenkins
13 25 (13.09%) Git (software)
13 25 (13.09%) ASP.NET
14 24 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (10.99%) AngularJS
15 21 (10.99%) Web Services
16 20 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
17 19 (9.95%) JIRA
17 19 (9.95%) Kanban
17 19 (9.95%) Banking
17 19 (9.95%) SQL
18 18 (9.42%) Business Analysis
18 18 (9.42%) Selenium

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 11 (5.76%) CMS
2 4 (2.09%) Confluence
2 4 (2.09%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.52%) JBoss
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.52%) SAS
4 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.05%) MS Office
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.09%) Datadog
3 4 (2.09%) GitHub
3 4 (2.09%) Heroku
3 4 (2.09%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.57%) Trello
5 2 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) HTTP
1 1 (0.52%) Network Security
1 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.57%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.57%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) MySQL
6 1 (0.52%) Power BI
6 1 (0.52%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (13.09%) Git (software)
1 25 (13.09%) Jenkins
2 19 (9.95%) JIRA
3 18 (9.42%) Selenium
4 10 (5.24%) JUnit
5 8 (4.19%) SonarQube
6 7 (3.66%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.14%) Axure RP
7 6 (3.14%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.14%) git-flow
7 6 (3.14%) Grunt
7 6 (3.14%) gulp
8 5 (2.62%) Gradle
9 4 (2.09%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.09%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.09%) JProfiler
9 4 (2.09%) Maven
10 3 (1.57%) jMock
10 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Blend
10 3 (1.57%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (25.13%) Finance
2 42 (21.99%) Retail
3 19 (9.95%) Banking
4 4 (2.09%) Marketing
4 4 (2.09%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) German Language
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (35.60%) Developer
2 50 (26.18%) Analyst
3 38 (19.90%) Business Analyst
4 32 (16.75%) .NET Developer
4 32 (16.75%) C# Developer
5 27 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (13.61%) Scrum Master
7 21 (10.99%) Agile Business Analyst
8 19 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 17 (8.90%) Designer
10 16 (8.38%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.33%) Digital Analyst
11 14 (7.33%) Digital Business Analyst
12 13 (6.81%) Architect
12 13 (6.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (6.28%) UX Designer
14 11 (5.76%) Agile Scrum Master
15 10 (5.24%) Java Developer
15 10 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
15 10 (5.24%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.94%) .NET
2 32 (16.75%) CSS
2 32 (16.75%) HTML
3 25 (13.09%) ASP.NET
4 21 (10.99%) AngularJS
4 21 (10.99%) Web Services
5 17 (8.90%) jQuery
6 15 (7.85%) HTML5
7 14 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (5.76%) CSS3
9 11 (5.76%) JSON
9 11 (5.76%) Spring
10 10 (5.24%) Java EE
11 9 (4.71%) Entity Framework
11 9 (4.71%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.71%) Velocity
12 7 (3.66%) Ajax
12 7 (3.66%) Backbone.js
12 7 (3.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.09%) User Experience
2 24 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.71%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.19%) Blockchain
5 5 (2.62%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.09%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.05%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.05%) SCADA
8 2 (1.05%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.05%) Social Media
8 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.52%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.52%) EPoS
9 1 (0.52%) Informatics
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.52%) PMI
9 1 (0.52%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.19%) Linux
2 4 (2.09%) Windows
3 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.05%) Unix
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (94.24%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.32%) TDD
3 33 (17.28%) E-Commerce
4 30 (15.71%) MVC
5 28 (14.66%) BDD
5 28 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (13.61%) Mentoring
8 20 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (9.95%) Kanban
10 18 (9.42%) Business Analysis
11 17 (8.90%) Change Management
11 17 (8.90%) Data Modelling
12 16 (8.38%) Coaching
13 15 (7.85%) Front End Development
14 14 (7.33%) Extreme Programming
14 14 (7.33%) SDLC
14 14 (7.33%) Waterfall
15 13 (6.81%) Requirements Analysis
15 13 (6.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.99%) Java
2 40 (20.94%) C#
3 36 (18.85%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.95%) SQL
5 12 (6.28%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.62%) Python
7 4 (2.09%) PHP
8 3 (1.57%) C++
9 2 (1.05%) ES6
9 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) ABAP
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (2.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.09%) Degree
3 3 (1.57%) ISEB
3 3 (1.57%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.05%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.05%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (1.05%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.52%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) Data Quality
1 5 (2.62%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (4.71%) Docker
2 2 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.19%) Puppet
3 7 (3.66%) Ansible
4 4 (2.09%) Graphite
4 4 (2.09%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.09%) Packer
5 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (6.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.24%) Oracle
3 7 (3.66%) Perforce
4 6 (3.14%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (2.62%) Pega
6 4 (2.09%) Apigee
6 4 (2.09%) Software AG
6 4 (2.09%) Splunk
6 4 (2.09%) VMware
7 3 (1.57%) HP
7 3 (1.57%) KANA
7 3 (1.57%) SAP
7 3 (1.57%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.05%) Cadence
8 2 (1.05%) ClickTale
8 2 (1.05%) Genesys
8 2 (1.05%) Informatica
9 1 (0.52%) Adobe
9 1 (0.52%) Dell
9 1 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago