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 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 13 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 29 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 10.18% 2.18% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.98% 2.74% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 4
Median daily rate £420 £400 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £485 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -4.98%
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
242 219 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 84.91% 79.64% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 169 111
Median daily rate £461 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £8.50 £18.52 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.10% +15.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 September 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Banking
3 16 (38.10%) TDD
4 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 13 (30.95%) Finance
5 13 (30.95%) Java
6 12 (28.57%) BDD
7 11 (26.19%) Kanban
7 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
7 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.19%) Maven
8 10 (23.81%) Velocity
8 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 10 (23.81%) SonarQube
9 9 (21.43%) Front End Development
9 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
9 9 (21.43%) Ajax
9 9 (21.43%) JSON
9 9 (21.43%) JIRA
9 9 (21.43%) Perforce
10 8 (19.05%) Spring
10 8 (19.05%) JUnit
10 8 (19.05%) OO
11 7 (16.67%) HTML
11 7 (16.67%) Retail
11 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 7 (16.67%) Java EE
11 7 (16.67%) JPA

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 (11.90%) Confluence
2 4 (9.52%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) nginx
2 4 (9.52%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
1 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.19%) Maven
3 10 (23.81%) SonarQube
4 9 (21.43%) JIRA
5 8 (19.05%) JUnit
6 7 (16.67%) Gradle
7 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 6 (14.29%) Grunt
7 6 (14.29%) gulp
7 6 (14.29%) IntelliJ
7 6 (14.29%) JProfiler
8 5 (11.90%) Ant
9 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (7.14%) Subversion
11 2 (4.76%) Selenium
12 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
12 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
12 1 (2.38%) Mockito
General
1 19 (45.24%) Banking
2 13 (30.95%) Finance
3 7 (16.67%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Scrum Master
3 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Scrum Master
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.52%) UI Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
1 10 (23.81%) Velocity
2 9 (21.43%) Ajax
2 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
2 9 (21.43%) JSON
3 8 (19.05%) Spring
4 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (16.67%) HTML
4 7 (16.67%) HTML5
4 7 (16.67%) Java EE
4 7 (16.67%) JPA
5 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 6 (14.29%) CSS3
5 6 (14.29%) Node.js
5 6 (14.29%) REST
5 6 (14.29%) SOAP
5 6 (14.29%) Spring Boot
6 5 (11.90%) jQuery
6 5 (11.90%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) TDD
3 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (28.57%) BDD
5 11 (26.19%) Kanban
5 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
6 9 (21.43%) Front End Development
7 8 (19.05%) OO
8 7 (16.67%) Coaching
9 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 6 (14.29%) Data Protection
9 6 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (14.29%) RAD
9 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.90%) DevOps
10 5 (11.90%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 5 (11.90%) SDLC
11 4 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Perforce
2 6 (14.29%) Rally
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Pega
5 1 (2.38%) hybris
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