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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 27 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 9 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.26% 6.97% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 8.19% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 4
Median daily rate £493 £394 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.07% -8.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £315 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +21.16%

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
223 171 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 80.80% 85.07% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 134 150
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £16.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 - £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (34.48%) Banking
5 9 (31.03%) HTML
5 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
6 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Velocity
6 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 8 (27.59%) Ajax
7 7 (24.14%) Perforce
7 7 (24.14%) JSON
7 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
7 7 (24.14%) HTML5
7 7 (24.14%) BDD
7 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
7 7 (24.14%) SonarQube
7 7 (24.14%) Front End Development
8 6 (20.69%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (20.69%) gulp
8 6 (20.69%) Coaching
8 6 (20.69%) Grunt
8 6 (20.69%) Node.js
8 6 (20.69%) CSS3
8 6 (20.69%) Backbone.js
8 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (20.69%) jQuery
8 6 (20.69%) Data Protection

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) Blockchain
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
1 7 (24.14%) SonarQube
2 6 (20.69%) Grunt
2 6 (20.69%) gulp
3 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 4 (13.79%) Selenium
4 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
4 3 (10.34%) Gradle
4 3 (10.34%) IntelliJ
4 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 3 (10.34%) JProfiler
4 3 (10.34%) Maven
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Scrum Master
3 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) UI Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (10.34%) HTML Developer
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Project Planner
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Coach
7 1 (3.45%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
1 9 (31.03%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) Ajax
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) Velocity
3 7 (24.14%) HTML5
3 7 (24.14%) JSON
4 6 (20.69%) Backbone.js
4 6 (20.69%) CSS3
4 6 (20.69%) jQuery
4 6 (20.69%) Node.js
5 5 (17.24%) Spring
5 5 (17.24%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.79%) Java EE
6 4 (13.79%) JPA
6 4 (13.79%) REST
6 4 (13.79%) SOAP
7 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
5 7 (24.14%) BDD
5 7 (24.14%) Front End Development
6 6 (20.69%) Coaching
6 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.79%) OO
9 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.34%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Kanban
9 3 (10.34%) RAD
9 3 (10.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Perforce
2 3 (10.34%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Pega