The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 14 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 13 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.39% 2.92% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.71% 4.39% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
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£345 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.33 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -10.00%
Scrum
East of 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 Norfolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 114 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 63.07% 66.67% 70.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 71 63
Average daily rate £353 £295 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.58% -28.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 20
Average hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.67 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £26.21 £23.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
Norwich +17 12 £340 -2.85% 6
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 46 (93.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) .NET
3 12 (24.49%) C#
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) Coaching
4 11 (22.45%) MVC
5 10 (20.41%) JIRA
6 9 (18.37%) HTML
7 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (16.33%) Project Management
8 7 (14.29%) User Experience
8 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (14.29%) CSS
8 7 (14.29%) Web Development
9 6 (12.24%) QA
9 6 (12.24%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (12.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (12.24%) Web Design
9 6 (12.24%) SQL
9 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
9 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
9 6 (12.24%) OO
9 6 (12.24%) Flash
9 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (12.24%) Graphic Design
9 6 (12.24%) Web Accessibility
9 6 (12.24%) WPF
10 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
10 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
10 5 (10.20%) Degree

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
1 6 (12.24%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (12.24%) Adobe After Effects
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Xcode
2 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
1 4 (8.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) ScrumMaster
2 16 (32.65%) Developer
3 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Designer
5 6 (12.24%) Web Designer
6 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Photoshop Designer
6 3 (6.12%) Creative Web Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Coach
7 2 (4.08%) UI Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Tester
8 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) HTML
3 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (14.29%) CSS
4 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (12.24%) WPF
5 6 (12.24%) Flash
5 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.12%) Ajax
8 2 (4.08%) J2EE
8 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET
8 2 (4.08%) WCF
9 1 (2.04%) jQuery
9 1 (2.04%) RESTful
9 1 (2.04%) HTML5
9 1 (2.04%) CSS3
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (2.04%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) User Experience
2 6 (12.24%) Graphic Design
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
5 1 (2.04%) Handset
5 1 (2.04%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (93.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Coaching
3 11 (22.45%) MVC
4 8 (16.33%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) Web Development
6 6 (12.24%) Web Design
6 6 (12.24%) OO
6 6 (12.24%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.08%) TDD
9 2 (4.08%) DSDM
9 2 (4.08%) OOD
9 2 (4.08%) SOA
9 2 (4.08%) Process Management
9 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.08%) Feature Driven Development
9 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) C#
1 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.16%) VBA
3 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.12%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) LINC
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MCP
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) IBM
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Apple