The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 16 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 17 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.73% 2.70% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.24% 3.83% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 3
Median daily rate £475 £475 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +111.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £345 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Scrum
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 183 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 83.64% 70.66% 82.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 135 118
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.51 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.92% +28.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) Banking
4 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) Maven
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.00%) Kanban
4 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (21.43%) Spring
6 5 (17.86%) Retail
6 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
6 5 (17.86%) JIRA
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) Ant
6 5 (17.86%) Web Services
6 5 (17.86%) Confluence
6 5 (17.86%) Docker
6 5 (17.86%) DevOps
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (14.29%) OpenStack
7 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 4 (14.29%) RESTful
7 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (14.29%) nginx
7 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (14.29%) Linux

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 5 (17.86%) Confluence
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) nginx
2 4 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (25.00%) Maven
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.86%) Ant
3 5 (17.86%) JIRA
4 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (10.71%) Gradle
5 3 (10.71%) JUnit
5 3 (10.71%) Subversion
6 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 2 (7.14%) JProfiler
6 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
7 1 (3.57%) Mockito
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) German Language
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Scrum Master
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Java Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Ruby Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Cordova Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Spring
2 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
3 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (7.14%) Ajax
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
4 2 (7.14%) Ionic Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Java EE
4 2 (7.14%) JPA
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
4 2 (7.14%) Velocity
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (25.00%) Kanban
3 5 (17.86%) DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) SDLC
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Workflow
6 2 (7.14%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) RAD
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Perforce
2 2 (7.14%) Rally
3 1 (3.57%) hybris
3 1 (3.57%) Pega
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