The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Norwich region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 16 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 4.31% - 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £300 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 72 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 59.48% 54.55% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 34
Average daily rate £300 £250 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -43.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
Norfolk

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
4 1 (11.11%) Xcode

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mockito
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) Django
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago