The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 18 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 25 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.23% 2.39% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.55% 3.36% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 8
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£375 £334 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £368 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.33 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -10.00%
Scrum
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
331 268 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 69.25% 71.28% 62.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 114 124
Average daily rate £360 £318 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.38% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £13.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +18 24 £375 +7.14% 3
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 40 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) TDD
3 17 (35.42%) Finance
4 16 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (33.33%) Kanban
5 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
5 13 (27.08%) Mobile App
6 12 (25.00%) Coaching
6 12 (25.00%) Java
7 10 (20.83%) Calabash
8 9 (18.75%) Gradle
8 9 (18.75%) Change Management
9 8 (16.67%) BDD
10 7 (14.58%) Objective-C
10 7 (14.58%) Maven
10 7 (14.58%) DevOps
10 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (12.50%) .NET
11 6 (12.50%) Oracle
11 6 (12.50%) Cucumber
11 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
12 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (10.42%) Android
12 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
12 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
12 5 (10.42%) CSS
12 5 (10.42%) HTML
12 5 (10.42%) Android Development
12 5 (10.42%) iOS Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.83%) Calabash
3 9 (18.75%) Gradle
4 7 (14.58%) Maven
5 6 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.33%) Android Studio
6 4 (8.33%) JUnit
6 4 (8.33%) Hudson
7 3 (6.25%) Xcode
8 2 (4.17%) IntelliJ
8 2 (4.17%) Selenium
9 1 (2.08%) TestComplete
9 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.08%) XMLSpy
9 1 (2.08%) ERwin
9 1 (2.08%) Subversion
9 1 (2.08%) NUnit
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 6 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
3 5 (10.42%) Android Developer
3 5 (10.42%) iOS Developer
3 5 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Agile Coach
5 3 (6.25%) Tester
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
3 4 (8.33%) jQuery
3 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.25%) Ajax
4 3 (6.25%) JSON
4 3 (6.25%) RESTful
4 3 (6.25%) Middleware
5 2 (4.17%) SOAP
5 2 (4.17%) HTML5
5 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (4.17%) REST
5 2 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.08%) WCF
6 1 (2.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Android
1 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) TDD
3 16 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (33.33%) Kanban
4 12 (25.00%) Coaching
5 9 (18.75%) Change Management
6 8 (16.67%) BDD
7 7 (14.58%) DevOps
8 6 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Android Development
9 5 (10.42%) iOS Development
10 4 (8.33%) Automation Testing
10 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
11 3 (6.25%) Web Development
11 3 (6.25%) User Stories
11 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) Objective-C
3 4 (8.33%) C#
3 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) PMP
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft