The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 33 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.00% 5.33% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.80% 7.14% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 0
Median daily rate £300 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.55% -
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 £42.50 £43.75 £37.33
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +17.21%
Scrum
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 182 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 81.09% 74.59% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 104 96
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.75 £15.73 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.95% +50.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.25 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Leicestershire region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Leicestershire region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Leicester +17 17 £348 -13.12% 9
Hinckley -2 2 - - 1
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 49 (98.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) C#
3 19 (38.00%) .NET
4 16 (32.00%) MVC
4 16 (32.00%) HTML
4 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (30.00%) CSS
6 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (28.00%) User Experience
7 12 (24.00%) Retail
7 12 (24.00%) jQuery
8 11 (22.00%) SQL
9 10 (20.00%) Finance
10 9 (18.00%) Java
10 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (16.00%) Web Services
11 8 (16.00%) TDD
11 8 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
12 7 (14.00%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (14.00%) HTML5
12 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
13 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
13 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
13 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (12.00%) Mobile App

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (2.00%) CMS
1 1 (2.00%) Confluence
1 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) git-flow
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) jMock
2 3 (6.00%) JUnit
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (2.00%) jspm
General
1 12 (24.00%) Retail
2 10 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 17 (34.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (32.00%) .NET Developer
4 15 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (20.00%) Designer
6 10 (20.00%) UX Designer
7 9 (18.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (14.00%) Scrum Master
9 5 (10.00%) Analyst
9 5 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Angular Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Digital Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Digital Business Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (4.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) HTML
3 15 (30.00%) CSS
4 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (24.00%) jQuery
6 8 (16.00%) Web Services
7 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (14.00%) HTML5
8 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
9 5 (10.00%) Spring
10 4 (8.00%) Java EE
11 3 (6.00%) CSS3
11 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
12 2 (4.00%) Classic ASP
12 2 (4.00%) JSON
13 1 (2.00%) JDBC
13 1 (2.00%) LINQ
13 1 (2.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (28.00%) User Experience
3 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (10.00%) Blockchain
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) SCADA
6 1 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) MVC
3 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (16.00%) TDD
5 7 (14.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.00%) Wireframes
7 5 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) OO
8 4 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (8.00%) OOD
8 4 (8.00%) SOA
8 4 (8.00%) UML
9 3 (6.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Open Source
9 3 (6.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) C#
2 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) Java
5 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) ABAP
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (4.00%) OCMJD
2 2 (4.00%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (4.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) ClickTale
3 1 (2.00%) hybris
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
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