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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 100 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.02% 2.12% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.42% 2.71% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 30 16
Median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £334 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +14.37%
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
1348 1216 1175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.11% 78.10% 69.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 799 668
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 39 58
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.60 £28.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Leicestershire +14 32 £300 -16.60% 11
Northamptonshire +9 31 £400 -17.94% 6
Nottinghamshire +23 30 £428 +6.87% 12
Derbyshire +12 9 £450 +7.14% 4
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 163 (95.88%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.29%) Finance
3 41 (24.12%) Retail
4 37 (21.76%) JavaScript
5 35 (20.59%) Java
6 34 (20.00%) TDD
7 33 (19.41%) .NET
8 32 (18.82%) C#
9 31 (18.24%) HTML
10 29 (17.06%) CSS
11 28 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (15.88%) Git (software)
13 26 (15.29%) E-Commerce
14 24 (14.12%) MVC
14 24 (14.12%) jQuery
15 23 (13.53%) Kanban
16 22 (12.94%) AngularJS
17 21 (12.35%) Jenkins
17 21 (12.35%) BDD
17 21 (12.35%) ASP.NET
18 20 (11.76%) SQL
18 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (11.18%) User Experience
19 19 (11.18%) Web Services
20 18 (10.59%) Data Modelling
21 17 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
21 17 (10.00%) Business Analysis
21 17 (10.00%) Mentoring
22 15 (8.82%) Waterfall

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 10 (5.88%) CMS
2 4 (2.35%) Confluence
2 4 (2.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.59%) Apache
3 1 (0.59%) JBoss
3 1 (0.59%) nginx
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.35%) GitHub
4 3 (1.76%) Datadog
4 3 (1.76%) Heroku
4 3 (1.76%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) HTTP
1 1 (0.59%) Network Security
1 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.59%) Power BI
5 1 (0.59%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (15.88%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.35%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.82%) JIRA
4 12 (7.06%) JUnit
5 10 (5.88%) SonarQube
6 9 (5.29%) Selenium
7 8 (4.71%) Maven
8 7 (4.12%) Gradle
9 6 (3.53%) Axure RP
9 6 (3.53%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.53%) git-flow
9 6 (3.53%) Grunt
9 6 (3.53%) gulp
9 6 (3.53%) IntelliJ
9 6 (3.53%) JProfiler
10 5 (2.94%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.76%) jMock
11 3 (1.76%) VersionOne
12 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 43 (25.29%) Finance
2 41 (24.12%) Retail
3 15 (8.82%) Banking
4 5 (2.94%) Marketing
5 3 (1.76%) Games
5 3 (1.76%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.18%) Law
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Front Office
7 1 (0.59%) German Language
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (38.82%) Developer
2 38 (22.35%) Analyst
3 34 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 30 (17.65%) Scrum Master
5 26 (15.29%) .NET Developer
6 25 (14.71%) C# Developer
7 20 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 20 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (8.82%) Digital Analyst
8 15 (8.82%) Digital Business Analyst
9 14 (8.24%) Architect
9 14 (8.24%) Designer
10 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (7.06%) Agile Scrum Master
11 12 (7.06%) Java Developer
12 10 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (5.88%) UX Designer
13 8 (4.71%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.41%) .NET
2 31 (18.24%) HTML
3 29 (17.06%) CSS
4 24 (14.12%) jQuery
5 22 (12.94%) AngularJS
6 21 (12.35%) ASP.NET
7 19 (11.18%) Web Services
8 15 (8.82%) HTML5
8 15 (8.82%) JSON
8 15 (8.82%) Spring
9 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (7.06%) Hibernate
10 12 (7.06%) Java EE
11 11 (6.47%) Velocity
12 10 (5.88%) Entity Framework
12 10 (5.88%) Node.js
13 9 (5.29%) Ajax
13 9 (5.29%) Backbone.js
13 9 (5.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.18%) User Experience
3 9 (5.29%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.71%) Blockchain
5 4 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.76%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.18%) SCADA
7 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.18%) Social Media
7 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.59%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.47%) Linux
2 5 (2.94%) Windows
3 4 (2.35%) Unix
4 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.59%) Android
5 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (95.88%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.00%) TDD
3 28 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (15.29%) E-Commerce
5 24 (14.12%) MVC
6 23 (13.53%) Kanban
7 21 (12.35%) BDD
8 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (10.59%) Data Modelling
10 17 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 17 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 17 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (8.82%) OO
11 15 (8.82%) Waterfall
12 14 (8.24%) Change Management
13 13 (7.65%) Extreme Programming
13 13 (7.65%) Unit Testing
14 12 (7.06%) Coaching
14 12 (7.06%) DevOps
14 12 (7.06%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.76%) JavaScript
2 35 (20.59%) Java
3 32 (18.82%) C#
4 20 (11.76%) SQL
5 8 (4.71%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.35%) PHP
7 2 (1.18%) AWK
7 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.18%) C++
7 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.18%) Python
7 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.59%) ABAP
8 1 (0.59%) Ruby
8 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.76%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (1.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.18%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) OCMJD
2 2 (1.18%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (1.18%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.59%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.12%) Ansible
3 6 (3.53%) Puppet
4 3 (1.76%) Graphite
4 3 (1.76%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (8.82%) Oracle
2 10 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.29%) Perforce
4 5 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (2.35%) Apigee
5 4 (2.35%) Pega
6 3 (1.76%) Endeca
6 3 (1.76%) SAP
6 3 (1.76%) Software AG
6 3 (1.76%) Splunk
6 3 (1.76%) VMware
7 2 (1.18%) Cadence
7 2 (1.18%) ClickTale
7 2 (1.18%) Genesys
7 2 (1.18%) hybris
7 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.59%) KANA
8 1 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.59%) Sitecore
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