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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 8 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 28 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 14.74% 3.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.92% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
- +29.77%
Scrum
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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
148 66 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 77.89% 62.26% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 49 36
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 1
Average hourly rate £26.13 £15.00 £23.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.16% -36.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (27.27%) MVC
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) JIRA
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.21%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) OO
4 6 (18.18%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
5 5 (15.15%) Subversion
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Java
6 4 (12.12%) HTML
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) Android SDK
7 3 (9.09%) Android
7 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
7 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) QA
7 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 3 (9.09%) VBA
7 3 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
2 5 (15.15%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Xcode
4 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) ScrumMaster
2 11 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Architect
5 2 (6.06%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Creative Web Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.12%) HTML
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (9.09%) Android SDK
7 2 (6.06%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (6.06%) RESTful
7 2 (6.06%) Cocoa
7 2 (6.06%) CSS
7 2 (6.06%) J2EE
7 2 (6.06%) Web Services
8 1 (3.03%) XML
8 1 (3.03%) Flash
8 1 (3.03%) XHTML
8 1 (3.03%) SOAP
8 1 (3.03%) Ajax
8 1 (3.03%) JSON
8 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
1 2 (6.06%) iPhone
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.03%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) MVC
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) OO
3 6 (18.18%) TDD
3 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) BDD
6 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
6 3 (9.09%) OOD
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.03%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C#
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.09%) VBA
4 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.06%) LINC
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCPD
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 1 (3.03%) Lotus