The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 6 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 12 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 18.75% - 11.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.05% - 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate
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£438 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £35.22
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.18%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 89.06% 58.82% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 12
Average daily rate £425 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £250 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.83 £20.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.15% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.38 £20.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
(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
Lincoln - 8 £425 -
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) JUnit
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) GitHub
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (58.33%) Apache Camel
3 7 (58.33%) Spock
4 6 (50.00%) Microservices
4 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) Spring Security
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) CSS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) JUnit
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (58.33%) Spock
2 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) REST
2 7 (58.33%) Apache Camel
2 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) Spring Security
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA