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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 36 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 75 56 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.56% 3.77% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% 5.23% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 24 24
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£400 £360 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £425 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+10.95% +10.60%
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
1243 1071 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 75.56% 72.12% 69.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 547 418
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 72 53
Average hourly rate £17.30 £17.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -34.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £10.59 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £64.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Northamptonshire +6 28 £450 +28.57% 9
Nottinghamshire -1 21 £400 - 15
Lincolnshire - 12 £438 -
Leicestershire -2 7 £375 -2.91% 6
Derbyshire -7 3 £400 +14.28% 6
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 112 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (51.88%) Java
3 52 (39.10%) TDD
4 37 (27.82%) Finance
5 30 (22.56%) Retail
6 22 (16.54%) Web Services
6 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
7 21 (15.79%) BDD
8 19 (14.29%) Apache
9 18 (13.53%) SOAP
9 18 (13.53%) Oracle
9 18 (13.53%) JUnit
10 17 (12.78%) SQL
11 16 (12.03%) C#
11 16 (12.03%) Spring
11 16 (12.03%) MVC
11 16 (12.03%) hybris
11 16 (12.03%) REST
11 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
12 15 (11.28%) Marketing
12 15 (11.28%) Jenkins
12 15 (11.28%) Mobile App
13 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
13 14 (10.53%) HTML
14 13 (9.77%) .NET
14 13 (9.77%) CSS
14 13 (9.77%) Linux
14 13 (9.77%) User Experience
14 13 (9.77%) QA
14 13 (9.77%) Kanban

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (14.29%) Apache
2 12 (9.02%) Apache Solr
3 7 (5.26%) Mule
3 7 (5.26%) Mule ESB
4 4 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.75%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) WAN
2 1 (0.75%) VPN
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.02%) MySQL
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) JUnit
2 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.28%) Jenkins
4 10 (7.52%) Cucumber
5 9 (6.77%) Calabash
6 8 (6.02%) Selenium
7 7 (5.26%) Spock
7 7 (5.26%) Subversion
8 6 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.51%) WebDriver
8 6 (4.51%) Android Studio
9 5 (3.76%) Lombardi
9 5 (3.76%) Xcode
10 4 (3.01%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.01%) Gradle
11 3 (2.26%) JIRA
11 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.50%) MSTest
12 2 (1.50%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.75%) Jasmine
General
1 37 (27.82%) Finance
2 30 (22.56%) Retail
3 15 (11.28%) Marketing
4 8 (6.02%) Banking
5 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.76%) Electronics
6 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Automotive
7 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (47.37%) Developer
2 23 (17.29%) Java Developer
3 14 (10.53%) Analyst
3 14 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 13 (9.77%) ScrumMaster
5 12 (9.02%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.27%) Architect
7 9 (6.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (6.02%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.02%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) iOS Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Android Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Agile Coach
11 5 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.76%) Hybris Developer
11 5 (3.76%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.01%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.01%) Technical Architect
12 4 (3.01%) Consultant
12 4 (3.01%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.54%) Web Services
2 18 (13.53%) SOAP
3 16 (12.03%) Spring
3 16 (12.03%) REST
4 14 (10.53%) HTML
5 13 (9.77%) .NET
5 13 (9.77%) CSS
5 13 (9.77%) RESTful
6 9 (6.77%) JSON
7 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.02%) jQuery
7 8 (6.02%) HTML5
8 7 (5.26%) Apache Camel
8 7 (5.26%) J2EE
9 6 (4.51%) Spring Boot
9 6 (4.51%) Spring Security
9 6 (4.51%) CSS3
10 5 (3.76%) Spring MVC
10 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Mobile App
2 13 (9.77%) User Experience
3 6 (4.51%) Open Source
4 5 (3.76%) DTV
5 4 (3.01%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.77%) Linux
2 10 (7.52%) UNIX
3 8 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (6.02%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.26%) Android
5 2 (1.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (39.10%) TDD
3 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
4 21 (15.79%) BDD
5 16 (12.03%) MVC
6 13 (9.77%) Kanban
7 11 (8.27%) B2C
7 11 (8.27%) PRINCE2
8 10 (7.52%) Software Engineering
8 10 (7.52%) Coaching
9 9 (6.77%) B2B
10 8 (6.02%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (6.02%) User Stories
10 8 (6.02%) Web Application Development
10 8 (6.02%) Microservices
11 7 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.26%) Android Development
11 7 (5.26%) iOS Development
12 6 (4.51%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (51.88%) Java
2 17 (12.78%) SQL
3 16 (12.03%) C#
4 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.02%) AWK
5 8 (6.02%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.51%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.01%) PMP
2 4 (3.01%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.01%) Degree
3 3 (2.26%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (13.53%) Oracle
2 16 (12.03%) hybris
3 12 (9.02%) Endeca
4 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.51%) SAP
5 6 (4.51%) Informatica
5 6 (4.51%) IBM
5 6 (4.51%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.26%) Apple
7 2 (1.50%) VMware
7 2 (1.50%) ATG
7 2 (1.50%) Telerik
7 2 (1.50%) Demandware
8 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.75%) HP
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