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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 39 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 47 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.31% 3.61% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 5.28% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 16
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£425 £300 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £235 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -7.40%
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
998 1023 853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.23% 68.47% 64.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 566 420
Average daily rate £370 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 79
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.82 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.23 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +6 28 £388 +6.89% 9
Northamptonshire -10 13 £465 +97.87% 12
Derbyshire +27 2 £350 +75.00% 8
Leicestershire -1 2 - - 8
Lincolnshire - - - - 3
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 77 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) Java
3 31 (34.07%) TDD
4 30 (32.97%) Finance
5 23 (25.27%) Kanban
6 18 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (16.48%) Jenkins
7 15 (16.48%) Mobile App
8 14 (15.38%) Coaching
8 14 (15.38%) BDD
9 13 (14.29%) C#
10 12 (13.19%) .NET
10 12 (13.19%) Calabash
11 11 (12.09%) Gradle
11 11 (12.09%) HTML
11 11 (12.09%) CSS
12 10 (10.99%) XML
12 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
12 10 (10.99%) Change Management
12 10 (10.99%) Cucumber
12 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
13 9 (9.89%) jQuery
13 9 (9.89%) Objective-C
13 9 (9.89%) Oracle
14 8 (8.79%) SQL
14 8 (8.79%) C++
14 8 (8.79%) Middleware
14 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
14 8 (8.79%) SOA
14 8 (8.79%) Maven

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (4.40%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (3.30%) Apache
2 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.20%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Force.com
2 4 (4.40%) PaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) HTTP
1 6 (6.59%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.20%) LDAP
3 1 (1.10%) WAN
3 1 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (1.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) MySQL
1 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.10%) Big Data
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.19%) Calabash
3 11 (12.09%) Gradle
4 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.99%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.79%) Maven
6 7 (7.69%) JUnit
7 6 (6.59%) Android Studio
8 5 (5.49%) Hudson
9 4 (4.40%) JIRA
9 4 (4.40%) Selenium
9 4 (4.40%) Xcode
10 3 (3.30%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.10%) RSpec
11 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.10%) JDeveloper
11 1 (1.10%) XMLSpy
11 1 (1.10%) ERwin
11 1 (1.10%) NUnit
General
1 30 (32.97%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Retail
3 6 (6.59%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (39.56%) Developer
2 16 (17.58%) ScrumMaster
3 10 (10.99%) Architect
3 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
4 8 (8.79%) C# Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Android Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Agile Coach
5 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 6 (6.59%) iOS Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Tester
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) .NET
2 11 (12.09%) HTML
2 11 (12.09%) CSS
3 10 (10.99%) XML
4 9 (9.89%) jQuery
5 8 (8.79%) Middleware
6 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.49%) HTML5
7 5 (5.49%) CSS3
7 5 (5.49%) Ajax
7 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.49%) JSON
8 4 (4.40%) WCF
8 4 (4.40%) RESTful
8 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.40%) REST
9 3 (3.30%) Visualforce
9 3 (3.30%) J2EE
9 3 (3.30%) SOAP
9 3 (3.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.69%) User Experience
3 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.40%) Open Source
5 3 (3.30%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.30%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.10%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Android
1 7 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.30%) Windows
2 3 (3.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.07%) TDD
3 23 (25.27%) Kanban
4 18 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (15.38%) BDD
5 14 (15.38%) Coaching
6 10 (10.99%) Change Management
7 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.79%) SOA
7 8 (8.79%) DevOps
7 8 (8.79%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (7.69%) Android Development
9 6 (6.59%) iOS Development
9 6 (6.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.59%) MVC
9 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.49%) Web Application Development
10 5 (5.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) Java
2 13 (14.29%) C#
3 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.89%) Objective-C
5 8 (8.79%) C++
5 8 (8.79%) SQL
6 3 (3.30%) Apex Code
7 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.20%) XAML
8 1 (1.10%) R
8 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) ISEB
2 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.30%) Degree
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) PMP
3 2 (2.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Oracle
2 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.30%) Apple
4 2 (2.20%) hybris
5 1 (1.10%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.10%) VMware
5 1 (1.10%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) IBM
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
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