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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 12 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 10.38% 8.59% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.94% 11.56% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 1
Average daily rate
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£389 £285 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.40% +42.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +18.93%
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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
85 147 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 80.19% 74.24% 68.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 101 54
Average daily rate £339 £280 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.16% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 3
Average hourly rate £24.32 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.95% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) JIRA
2 8 (29.63%) BDD
3 7 (25.93%) User Stories
3 7 (25.93%) QA
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Kanban
4 6 (22.22%) QMS
4 6 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Release Management
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) HTML
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) .NET
6 4 (14.81%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) Maven
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
6 4 (14.81%) Coaching
6 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
6 4 (14.81%) REST

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) ScrumMaster
2 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (3.70%) UI Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 4 (14.81%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) REST
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) Velocity
6 1 (3.70%) Flash
6 1 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) BDD
3 7 (25.93%) User Stories
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Kanban
4 6 (22.22%) QMS
4 6 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Release Management
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.81%) Coaching
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
3 2 (7.41%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Coverity
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft