The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Nottingham 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs citing Scrum 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.05% 0.50% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 0.63% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.68% +0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.00 £35.11
% change year-on-year
+18.93% -6.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 315 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 71.19% 78.36% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 139 64
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +112.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.13 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Scrum
Nottinghamshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (28.57%) System Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) Finance
4 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (17.86%) Selenium
5 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.29%) SAP
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (10.71%) Web Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) JIRA
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.71%) AIX
7 3 (10.71%) IBM

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (3.57%) Liferay
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (7.14%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) JUnit
3 2 (7.14%) ReSharper
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.57%) Moq
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) NUnit
4 1 (3.57%) jMock
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) MSI
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Tester
2 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Tester
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Application Development Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) WPF Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) Ajax
4 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) RichFaces
5 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.57%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (28.57%) System Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 5 (17.86%) MVC
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Web Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) UML
8 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.71%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft