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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Contract jobs citing Scrum 35 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.37% 2.82% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.70% 3.77% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.19 £39.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.39% +18.93%
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
361 212 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.36% 74.65% 80.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 83 141
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 52 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) .NET
3 21 (35.00%) C#
3 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.00%) Finance
4 20 (33.33%) TDD
5 19 (31.67%) CSS
6 18 (30.00%) HTML
7 17 (28.33%) SOAP
7 17 (28.33%) MVC
8 16 (26.67%) Web Services
9 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 15 (25.00%) QA
10 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
11 13 (21.67%) SQL
12 12 (20.00%) Java
12 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (20.00%) HTML5
12 12 (20.00%) REST
13 11 (18.33%) CSS3
13 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
13 11 (18.33%) SDLC
14 10 (16.67%) Marketing
15 9 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
15 9 (15.00%) Middleware
16 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
16 8 (13.33%) BDD
16 8 (13.33%) RESTful

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) Mule
1 7 (11.67%) Mule ESB
2 5 (8.33%) CMS
3 4 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) SAS
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) DNN
5 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.67%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Intranet
1 5 (8.33%) Extranet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.67%) Redis
6 2 (3.33%) IBM PureData
7 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (6.67%) Selenium
2 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 4 (6.67%) NeoLoad
2 4 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.67%) Xcode
4 1 (1.67%) Gradle
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Calabash
4 1 (1.67%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Marketing
3 6 (10.00%) Retail
4 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.33%) Electronics
4 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Agile Coach
9 2 (3.33%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.67%) .NET
2 19 (31.67%) CSS
3 18 (30.00%) HTML
4 17 (28.33%) SOAP
5 16 (26.67%) Web Services
6 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (20.00%) HTML5
8 12 (20.00%) REST
9 11 (18.33%) CSS3
10 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (15.00%) Middleware
11 8 (13.33%) RESTful
12 6 (10.00%) jQuery
13 4 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (6.67%) React
13 4 (6.67%) Backbone.js
14 2 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (3.33%) JSON
15 1 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) DTV
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) TDD
3 17 (28.33%) MVC
4 11 (18.33%) SDLC
5 9 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (13.33%) BDD
6 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.33%) DevOps
10 4 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Information Architecture
10 4 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) C#
1 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.67%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (3.33%) VBA
4 2 (3.33%) SAS Macro
4 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.67%) VB6
5 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) SAP
3 4 (6.67%) New Relic
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Netezza
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Telerik
5 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft