The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 25 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 24 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.59% 7.54% 6.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 9.82% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 9
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £330 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £606 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -
Scrum
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
348 275 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.12% 76.82% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 120 100
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Retail
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 5 (18.52%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) Kanban
4 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) Project Governance
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) .NET
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Browserify

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) CasperJS
1 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.41%) webpack
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum Master
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Scrum Master
7 1 (3.70%) Magento Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Product Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) Browserify
3 2 (7.41%) CSS3
3 2 (7.41%) Handlebars
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) Sass
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) DHTML
4 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
4 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Blog
2 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (18.52%) Kanban
4 4 (14.81%) BDD
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Project Governance
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica
3 1 (3.70%) Pega