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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 20 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 20 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.14% 4.33% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.47% 5.85% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 3
Median daily rate £275 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +9.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
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
191 205 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 68.21% 74.01% 75.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 106 88
Median daily rate £363 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 28
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.81 £11.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +7 13 £425 -10.52% 3
Loughborough - 1 £375 - 1
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) .NET
3 11 (28.95%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) Retail
4 10 (26.32%) User Experience
5 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (23.68%) HTML5
5 9 (23.68%) HTML
6 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.79%) jQuery
7 6 (15.79%) Velocity
7 6 (15.79%) SOA
7 6 (15.79%) Windows
8 5 (13.16%) CSS
8 5 (13.16%) SQL
8 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
9 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
9 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.53%) Wireframes
9 4 (10.53%) Smart Meter
9 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
9 4 (10.53%) MVC
10 3 (7.89%) TDD
10 3 (7.89%) QA
10 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
10 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.89%) Axure RP
10 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared

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 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (5.26%) SAP HANA
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) git-flow
2 2 (5.26%) jspm
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (26.32%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Scrum Master
3 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Designer
4 8 (21.05%) UX Designer
5 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (10.53%) HTML Developer
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Scrum Master
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ASP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Classic ASP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 9 (23.68%) HTML
2 9 (23.68%) HTML5
3 6 (15.79%) jQuery
3 6 (15.79%) Velocity
4 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.26%) Aurelia
6 2 (5.26%) Classic ASP
6 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.26%) LINQ
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (5.26%) RESTful
6 2 (5.26%) Sass
6 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) User Experience
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.53%) Smart Meter
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.63%) FMCG
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) SOA
3 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
3 4 (10.53%) MVC
3 4 (10.53%) Wireframes
4 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.89%) Coaching
4 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.89%) Prototyping
4 3 (7.89%) TDD
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) ERP
5 2 (5.26%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (5.26%) User Stories
5 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) hybris
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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