The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 24 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 18 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.16% 0.71% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 1.02% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 8
Average daily rate £343 - £278
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 - £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
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
225 196 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 77.05% 69.26% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 124 96
Average daily rate £308 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.44 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leicester - 11 £335 - 1
Loughborough - 2 £338 -
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
3 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) HTML5
4 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
5 9 (33.33%) Node.js
5 9 (33.33%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 9 (33.33%) MVC
6 8 (29.63%) CSS
6 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
7 7 (25.93%) Velocity
7 7 (25.93%) RESTful
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 6 (22.22%) JIRA
8 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (18.52%) User Stories
9 5 (18.52%) WFM
9 5 (18.52%) CouchDB
9 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
9 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
9 5 (18.52%) SAML
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) Windows 10

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
2 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (18.52%) CouchDB
4 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) git-flow
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) Bower
6 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.81%) VB Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Development Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum Master
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Build Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
3 10 (37.04%) HTML5
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
5 7 (25.93%) RESTful
5 7 (25.93%) Velocity
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) SAML
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 5 (18.52%) XML
8 4 (14.81%) JSON
9 3 (11.11%) Middleware
9 3 (11.11%) REST
9 3 (11.11%) SOAP
10 2 (7.41%) CSS3
10 2 (7.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) User Stories
3 5 (18.52%) WFM
4 4 (14.81%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) BDD
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) High Availability
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C#
1 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
3 4 (14.81%) VB
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.41%) VB6
6 1 (3.70%) ECMAScript
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) COBIT
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) hybris
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) ATG
3 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
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