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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 28 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 6.11% 5.69% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.93% 7.75% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 5
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£400 £359 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.49% -8.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +19.52%
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
353 271 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 77.07% 73.44% 66.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 115 118
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 18
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.40 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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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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 -3 28 £400 +11.49% 13
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) TDD
3 22 (42.31%) Finance
4 19 (36.54%) Java
5 13 (25.00%) BDD
6 11 (21.15%) RESTful
6 11 (21.15%) SOAP
7 9 (17.31%) Web Services
7 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
8 8 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 8 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (15.38%) Oracle
8 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 8 (15.38%) HTML
8 8 (15.38%) CSS
8 8 (15.38%) Calabash
9 7 (13.46%) Android Development
9 7 (13.46%) Mule ESB
9 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
9 7 (13.46%) Retail
9 7 (13.46%) Marketing
9 7 (13.46%) Mule
9 7 (13.46%) Android
10 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (11.54%) .NET
10 6 (11.54%) JUnit
10 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.54%) User Experience

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (13.46%) Mule
1 7 (13.46%) Mule ESB
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.92%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) MySQL
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.38%) Calabash
3 6 (11.54%) Android Studio
3 6 (11.54%) JUnit
4 4 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 4 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.69%) Gradle
4 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) Xcode
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.92%) XMLSpy
5 1 (1.92%) ERwin
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
2 7 (13.46%) Marketing
3 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.62%) Electronics
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Android Developer
3 6 (11.54%) ScrumMaster
3 6 (11.54%) iOS Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) QA Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.92%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) SOAP
1 11 (21.15%) RESTful
2 9 (17.31%) Web Services
3 8 (15.38%) HTML
3 8 (15.38%) CSS
4 6 (11.54%) .NET
5 5 (9.62%) jQuery
5 5 (9.62%) HTML5
5 5 (9.62%) CSS3
6 4 (7.69%) REST
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (7.69%) JSON
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.69%) Ajax
7 3 (5.77%) Middleware
8 2 (3.85%) React
8 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.92%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.54%) User Experience
3 5 (9.62%) DTV
4 4 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Android
1 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) TDD
3 13 (25.00%) BDD
4 8 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (13.46%) Android Development
6 6 (11.54%) iOS Development
6 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (9.62%) Kanban
7 5 (9.62%) User Stories
8 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.69%) SOA
9 3 (5.77%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (5.77%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.77%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) Java
2 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.62%) C#
3 5 (9.62%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PMP
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Apple
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Telerik
5 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft