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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 40 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 67 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.20% 3.18% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 4.48% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 26
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +22.83%
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
1216 1027 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.14% 70.97% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 543 545
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 57 46
Average hourly rate £19.04 £16.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -57.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £56.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +9 36 £375 +11.11% 8
Leicestershire +6 20 £300 -6.25% 8
Northamptonshire -9 8 £500 +33.33% 9
Derbyshire -2 4 £375 +33.92% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £300 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 139 (89.10%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.90%) Java
3 47 (30.13%) TDD
4 40 (25.64%) C#
5 39 (25.00%) .NET
6 38 (24.36%) Finance
7 36 (23.08%) Retail
8 35 (22.44%) MVC
9 34 (21.79%) HTML
9 34 (21.79%) CSS
10 33 (21.15%) JavaScript
10 33 (21.15%) E-Commerce
11 32 (20.51%) SQL
12 31 (19.87%) Web Services
13 28 (17.95%) ASP.NET
14 24 (15.38%) SOAP
15 23 (14.74%) HTML5
15 23 (14.74%) REST
15 23 (14.74%) SDLC
16 22 (14.10%) QA
17 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
18 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (11.54%) Marketing
18 18 (11.54%) CSS3
19 17 (10.90%) Spring
19 17 (10.90%) Microsoft
20 16 (10.26%) Apache
20 16 (10.26%) hybris
20 16 (10.26%) BDD
20 16 (10.26%) Mentoring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (10.26%) Apache
2 12 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 7 (4.49%) Mule
3 7 (4.49%) Mule ESB
4 5 (3.21%) CMS
5 4 (2.56%) IIS
6 2 (1.28%) JBoss
6 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.28%) Confluence
6 2 (1.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.64%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.64%) Node.js
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.64%) DNN
7 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.92%) Magento
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.64%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) Intranet
1 5 (3.21%) Extranet
2 3 (1.92%) ZigBee
2 3 (1.92%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.85%) MySQL
5 4 (2.56%) Redis
6 2 (1.28%) IBM PureData
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Selenium
1 12 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.05%) JUnit
3 9 (5.77%) JIRA
4 8 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.49%) Subversion
5 7 (4.49%) Spock
6 6 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 6 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.21%) Lombardi
8 4 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.56%) NeoLoad
8 4 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.92%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.28%) MSTest
10 2 (1.28%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.64%) Calabash
11 1 (0.64%) Gradle
General
1 38 (24.36%) Finance
2 36 (23.08%) Retail
3 18 (11.54%) Marketing
4 6 (3.85%) Banking
4 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.21%) Electronics
5 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (49.36%) Developer
2 22 (14.10%) .NET Developer
3 18 (11.54%) Analyst
4 15 (9.62%) Java Developer
5 14 (8.97%) C# Developer
5 14 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.41%) Business Analyst
7 10 (6.41%) ScrumMaster
8 9 (5.77%) Architect
9 8 (5.13%) Agile Coach
10 6 (3.85%) Hybris Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.56%) Automated Test Developer
12 4 (2.56%) Agile Business Analyst
12 4 (2.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.00%) .NET
2 34 (21.79%) HTML
2 34 (21.79%) CSS
3 31 (19.87%) Web Services
4 28 (17.95%) ASP.NET
5 24 (15.38%) SOAP
6 23 (14.74%) REST
6 23 (14.74%) HTML5
7 18 (11.54%) CSS3
7 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (10.90%) Spring
9 15 (9.62%) Middleware
9 15 (9.62%) jQuery
10 12 (7.69%) RESTful
11 9 (5.77%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.77%) Apache Camel
12 7 (4.49%) J2EE
13 6 (3.85%) XHTML
13 6 (3.85%) Spring Security
13 6 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) User Experience
2 13 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.21%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (3.21%) DTV
5 2 (1.28%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.28%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.69%) Linux
2 10 (6.41%) UNIX
3 8 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.21%) Windows
5 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (89.10%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (30.13%) TDD
3 35 (22.44%) MVC
4 33 (21.15%) E-Commerce
5 23 (14.74%) SDLC
6 16 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 16 (10.26%) BDD
7 15 (9.62%) Kanban
8 12 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (7.69%) B2C
9 10 (6.41%) B2B
9 10 (6.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (5.77%) User Stories
10 9 (5.77%) Coaching
11 8 (5.13%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.13%) Project Management
11 8 (5.13%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.49%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (35.90%) Java
2 40 (25.64%) C#
3 33 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 32 (20.51%) SQL
5 8 (5.13%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.13%) AWK
6 5 (3.21%) VB
6 5 (3.21%) C++
7 4 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.92%) VBA
8 3 (1.92%) VB6
8 3 (1.92%) Scala
9 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.28%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.64%) C
10 1 (0.64%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.92%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) ISEB
3 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.28%) PMP
3 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.10%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 17 (10.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.26%) hybris
3 12 (7.69%) Endeca
4 11 (7.05%) Oracle
5 8 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.49%) IBM
7 6 (3.85%) Informatica
8 5 (3.21%) SAP
9 4 (2.56%) New Relic
10 2 (1.28%) Demandware
10 2 (1.28%) Netezza
10 2 (1.28%) ATG
10 2 (1.28%) Telerik
11 1 (0.64%) Perforce
11 1 (0.64%) VMware
11 1 (0.64%) Progress
11 1 (0.64%) HP
11 1 (0.64%) Zend
11 1 (0.64%) MuleSoft
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