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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 24 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 19 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.97% 1.54% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.69% 2.09% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £323 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
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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
284 383 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 74.35% 73.80% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 163 76
Average daily rate £400 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +211.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £23.75 £8.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (36.67%) Kanban
3 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) Coaching
5 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Change Management
6 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 7 (23.33%) Maven
6 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
7 6 (20.00%) Gradle
7 6 (20.00%) DevOps
7 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (20.00%) System Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Java
8 5 (16.67%) Selenium
8 5 (16.67%) Automation Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Calabash
9 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
9 4 (13.33%) Hudson
9 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
10 3 (10.00%) MVC
10 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.00%) SQL
10 3 (10.00%) .NET
10 3 (10.00%) MySQL
10 3 (10.00%) SAP
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (3.33%) Liferay
1 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.33%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) MariaDB
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (23.33%) Maven
3 6 (20.00%) Gradle
4 5 (16.67%) Selenium
5 4 (13.33%) Calabash
5 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (13.33%) Hudson
6 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.67%) Subversion
6 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
6 2 (6.67%) JUnit
7 1 (3.33%) MSI
7 1 (3.33%) JIRA
7 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.33%) Moq
7 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Tester
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Coach
2 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Development Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (6.67%) Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.67%) WCF
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) WPF
3 1 (3.33%) LINQ
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.33%) Caliburn.Micro
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (36.67%) Kanban
3 9 (30.00%) Coaching
4 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Change Management
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) System Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle