The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Nottinghamshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 23 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 22 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.90% 3.60% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 5.44% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate £400 £390 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £325 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
275 239 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 73.73% 66.20% 67.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 117 93
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 13
Average hourly rate £14.25 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £17.00 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
East Midlands

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +5 19 £400 +2.56% 13
Mansfield - - - -
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
1 13 (31.71%) CSS
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) Waterfall
3 11 (26.83%) Oracle
4 9 (21.95%) HTML
4 9 (21.95%) Web Services
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
5 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
6 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) Subversion
6 7 (17.07%) XML
6 7 (17.07%) .NET
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (14.63%) Uniface
7 6 (14.63%) Quality Management
7 6 (14.63%) Finance
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
7 6 (14.63%) QA
7 6 (14.63%) System Testing
7 6 (14.63%) QMS
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) Northgate
8 5 (12.20%) Java
8 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
8 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
9 4 (9.76%) Hibernate

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.44%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.44%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.32%) DB2
4 2 (4.88%) SAP BW
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.76%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) jMock
4 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.32%) Maven
4 3 (7.32%) Ant
4 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.88%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) MSTest
6 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.44%) NUnit
6 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.44%) Serena SBM
6 1 (2.44%) Gradle
6 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Tester
3 6 (14.63%) Uniface Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Application Development Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) CSS
2 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) Web Services
3 7 (17.07%) XML
3 7 (17.07%) .NET
4 5 (12.20%) jQuery
5 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
5 4 (9.76%) J2EE
5 4 (9.76%) Ajax
5 4 (9.76%) Spring
5 4 (9.76%) Ext JS
6 3 (7.32%) RichFaces
6 3 (7.32%) DAO
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.32%) SOAP
7 2 (4.88%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.44%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.32%) AIX
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Waterfall
3 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 6 (14.63%) Quality Management
5 6 (14.63%) System Testing
5 6 (14.63%) QMS
6 4 (9.76%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) AOP
7 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.32%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) MVC
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.88%) BPMN
8 2 (4.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) Uniface
3 5 (12.20%) Java
4 4 (9.76%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Northgate
3 3 (7.32%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) JBoss
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.32%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (2.44%) Serena
5 1 (2.44%) BMC
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago