The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 4 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 27 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 18.62% 6.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.11% 10.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 0
Average daily rate £450 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
Scrum
Norfolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 83 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 77.24% 63.85% 52.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 61 44
Average daily rate £425 £369 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% +34.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (35.90%) Finance
4 8 (20.51%) Java
5 6 (15.38%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) Big Data
5 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
6 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (12.82%) Release Management
6 5 (12.82%) QMS
6 5 (12.82%) Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
6 5 (12.82%) SOA
6 5 (12.82%) Web Services
6 5 (12.82%) QA
7 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
7 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Web Design
8 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.69%) UML
8 3 (7.69%) HTML
8 3 (7.69%) CSS
8 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.69%) Cognos
9 2 (5.13%) C#
9 2 (5.13%) Velocity

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Big Data
1 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) gulp
3 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Mocha
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Designer
1 15 (38.46%) Scrum Master
2 11 (28.21%) Solutions Designer
3 9 (23.08%) Agile Scrum Master
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Digital Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce Designer
6 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce Web Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.56%) SOA Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (2.56%) UML Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
3 2 (5.13%) jQuery
3 2 (5.13%) REST
3 2 (5.13%) RESTful
3 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.13%) Velocity
4 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.56%) CSS3
4 1 (2.56%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.56%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.56%) LESS
4 1 (2.56%) OOCSS
4 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.56%) Sass
4 1 (2.56%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.38%) OO
4 5 (12.82%) Analytics
4 5 (12.82%) QMS
4 5 (12.82%) Release Management
4 5 (12.82%) SOA
4 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
5 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.69%) BDD
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 3 (7.69%) UML
6 3 (7.69%) Web Design
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.13%) Process Management
7 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (2.56%) IBM
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.56%) Xamarin