The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.93% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 92 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 81.17% 82.14% 83.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 40 47
Median daily rate £375 £325 £176
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +84.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% -68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
County Antrim - 6 - - 3
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Spring
2 6 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) CMMI
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Nokia
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) V-Model
5 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
5 1 (11.11%) Kafka

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 6 (66.67%) Spring
1 6 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) CMMI
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
1 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
1 1 (11.11%) Nokia
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northern Ireland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago