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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
England / East Midlands
Rank 23 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 91 78 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.27% 4.93% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 6.26% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 29
Median daily rate £388 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -
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 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
1151 1246 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.27% 78.71% 75.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 755 644
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 44
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +15 35 £365 -13.09% 9
Northamptonshire -4 26 £450 +24.13% 5
Leicestershire +4 16 £275 -17.91% 8
Derbyshire +4 10 £375 -10.71%
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 182 (93.81%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (24.23%) Finance
2 47 (24.23%) .NET
3 45 (23.20%) C#
3 45 (23.20%) Java
3 45 (23.20%) JavaScript
4 41 (21.13%) TDD
5 38 (19.59%) Retail
6 37 (19.07%) HTML
7 36 (18.56%) CSS
8 35 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (17.53%) MVC
10 33 (17.01%) E-Commerce
11 31 (15.98%) ASP.NET
11 31 (15.98%) Git (software)
12 29 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (14.43%) BDD
14 25 (12.89%) AngularJS
14 25 (12.89%) Web Services
15 24 (12.37%) Mentoring
16 23 (11.86%) SQL
16 23 (11.86%) SQL Server
17 21 (10.82%) jQuery
17 21 (10.82%) Jenkins
18 20 (10.31%) User Experience
18 20 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (10.31%) HTML5
18 20 (10.31%) JIRA
18 20 (10.31%) Selenium
18 20 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (5.67%) CMS
2 4 (2.06%) Confluence
2 4 (2.06%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.55%) JBoss
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.52%) SAS
4 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.06%) Datadog
3 4 (2.06%) GitHub
3 4 (2.06%) Heroku
3 4 (2.06%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.55%) IaaS
4 3 (1.55%) PaaS
4 3 (1.55%) Trello
5 2 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.06%) HTTP
2 3 (1.55%) DNS
2 3 (1.55%) SSL
2 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) MySQL
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.52%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (15.98%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.82%) Jenkins
3 20 (10.31%) JIRA
3 20 (10.31%) Selenium
4 10 (5.15%) Cucumber
4 10 (5.15%) JUnit
5 8 (4.12%) gulp
5 8 (4.12%) SonarQube
6 6 (3.09%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.09%) git-flow
6 6 (3.09%) Gradle
6 6 (3.09%) Grunt
7 4 (2.06%) Axure RP
7 4 (2.06%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.06%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.06%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.06%) JProfiler
7 4 (2.06%) Maven
8 3 (1.55%) jMock
8 3 (1.55%) SoapUI
General
1 47 (24.23%) Finance
2 38 (19.59%) Retail
3 16 (8.25%) Banking
4 3 (1.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.55%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (38.14%) Developer
2 52 (26.80%) Analyst
3 38 (19.59%) Business Analyst
4 37 (19.07%) .NET Developer
5 33 (17.01%) C# Developer
6 28 (14.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (10.31%) Agile Business Analyst
7 20 (10.31%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (10.31%) Scrum Master
8 19 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 15 (7.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (7.22%) Designer
11 13 (6.70%) Java Developer
11 13 (6.70%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (6.70%) Test Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) Digital Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) Digital Business Analyst
13 9 (4.64%) Agile Scrum Master
13 9 (4.64%) Senior Test Analyst
13 9 (4.64%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (24.23%) .NET
2 37 (19.07%) HTML
3 36 (18.56%) CSS
4 31 (15.98%) ASP.NET
5 25 (12.89%) AngularJS
5 25 (12.89%) Web Services
6 21 (10.82%) jQuery
7 20 (10.31%) HTML5
8 19 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (7.73%) JSON
11 13 (6.70%) CSS3
11 13 (6.70%) Java EE
11 13 (6.70%) Spring
12 12 (6.19%) Node.js
12 12 (6.19%) REST
13 11 (5.67%) Entity Framework
13 11 (5.67%) Hibernate
14 10 (5.15%) SOAP
15 9 (4.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (10.31%) User Experience
2 9 (4.64%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.12%) Blockchain
4 5 (2.58%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.06%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.55%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.03%) SCADA
7 2 (1.03%) Social Media
8 1 (0.52%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Informatics
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.15%) Linux
2 4 (2.06%) Windows
3 3 (1.55%) CoreOS
3 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.03%) Unix
5 1 (0.52%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (93.81%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (21.13%) TDD
3 35 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (17.53%) MVC
5 33 (17.01%) E-Commerce
6 29 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (14.43%) BDD
8 24 (12.37%) Mentoring
9 20 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (9.28%) Kanban
10 18 (9.28%) SDLC
11 17 (8.76%) Change Management
12 16 (8.25%) Business Analysis
12 16 (8.25%) Coaching
12 16 (8.25%) Data Modelling
13 15 (7.73%) Front End Development
13 15 (7.73%) Unit Testing
14 14 (7.22%) Extreme Programming
14 14 (7.22%) User Stories
15 13 (6.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.20%) C#
1 45 (23.20%) Java
1 45 (23.20%) JavaScript
2 23 (11.86%) SQL
3 12 (6.19%) VB.NET
4 8 (4.12%) Python
5 5 (2.58%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.06%) PHP
7 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.03%) C++
8 2 (1.03%) ES6
8 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.52%) ABAP
9 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.06%) Degree
2 4 (2.06%) ISEB
2 4 (2.06%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.03%) OCPJWCD
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 8 (4.12%) QA
2 5 (2.58%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (5.67%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.12%) Puppet
3 7 (3.61%) Ansible
4 4 (2.06%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (2.06%) Graphite
4 4 (2.06%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.06%) Packer
5 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.70%) Oracle
3 7 (3.61%) Perforce
4 4 (2.06%) Apigee
4 4 (2.06%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (2.06%) Pega
4 4 (2.06%) SAP
4 4 (2.06%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.06%) Software AG
4 4 (2.06%) Splunk
4 4 (2.06%) VMware
5 3 (1.55%) HP
5 3 (1.55%) KANA
6 2 (1.03%) Cadence
6 2 (1.03%) ClickTale
6 2 (1.03%) Genesys
6 2 (1.03%) Informatica
6 2 (1.03%) Twitter
7 1 (0.52%) Dell
7 1 (0.52%) Google
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