The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 36 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.63% 2.71% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 3.27% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £560 £475
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 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
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 Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
357 336 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 85.61% 82.76% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 239 181
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.52 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.48% +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 Northamptonshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +18 29 £435 +8.75% 2
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 59 (96.72%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Banking
3 18 (29.51%) Java
4 17 (27.87%) TDD
5 16 (26.23%) Retail
5 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
6 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
7 14 (22.95%) Kanban
7 14 (22.95%) Finance
8 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
8 13 (21.31%) Waterfall
8 13 (21.31%) BDD
9 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
9 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
9 11 (18.03%) Maven
10 10 (16.39%) JIRA
10 10 (16.39%) Velocity
10 10 (16.39%) Oracle
10 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
10 10 (16.39%) Coaching
10 10 (16.39%) SonarQube
11 9 (14.75%) Front End Development
11 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js
11 9 (14.75%) Perforce
11 9 (14.75%) JSON
11 9 (14.75%) Ajax
12 8 (13.11%) Spring
12 8 (13.11%) JUnit
12 8 (13.11%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (8.20%) Apache
1 5 (8.20%) Confluence
2 4 (6.56%) nginx
2 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
1 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
2 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.03%) Maven
4 10 (16.39%) JIRA
4 10 (16.39%) SonarQube
5 8 (13.11%) JUnit
6 7 (11.48%) Gradle
7 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
7 6 (9.84%) Grunt
7 6 (9.84%) gulp
7 6 (9.84%) IntelliJ
7 6 (9.84%) JProfiler
8 5 (8.20%) Ant
8 5 (8.20%) Subversion
9 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.28%) Selenium
11 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.64%) Mockito
General
1 20 (32.79%) Banking
2 16 (26.23%) Retail
3 14 (22.95%) Finance
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) German Language
6 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Scrum Master
3 9 (14.75%) Agile Scrum Master
4 8 (13.11%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.56%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.92%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Ruby Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
1 10 (16.39%) Velocity
2 9 (14.75%) Ajax
2 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js
2 9 (14.75%) JSON
3 8 (13.11%) Spring
4 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
4 7 (11.48%) HTML
4 7 (11.48%) HTML5
4 7 (11.48%) Java EE
4 7 (11.48%) JPA
5 6 (9.84%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) CSS3
5 6 (9.84%) Node.js
5 6 (9.84%) REST
5 6 (9.84%) SOAP
5 6 (9.84%) Spring Boot
6 5 (8.20%) jQuery
6 5 (8.20%) Web Services
7 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) FMCG
2 2 (3.28%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (96.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) TDD
3 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (22.95%) Kanban
5 13 (21.31%) BDD
5 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
5 13 (21.31%) Waterfall
6 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
7 10 (16.39%) Coaching
8 9 (14.75%) Front End Development
9 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
9 8 (13.11%) OO
10 6 (9.84%) B2B
10 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
10 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
10 6 (9.84%) Data Protection
10 6 (9.84%) Project Management
10 6 (9.84%) RAD
10 6 (9.84%) SDLC
10 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Java
2 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.48%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.56%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) AWK
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Perforce
3 7 (11.48%) Rally
4 4 (6.56%) Endeca
5 3 (4.92%) Pega
6 2 (3.28%) Cadence
6 2 (3.28%) hybris
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
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