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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 25 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.87% 7.07% 7.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 9.54% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 11
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £330 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £606 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
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
416 304 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 81.09% 74.15% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 131 116
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 25 £420 +12.00% 11
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.00%) Retail
4 6 (21.43%) Kanban
5 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 5 (17.86%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
8 2 (7.14%) C#
8 2 (7.14%) XML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) CasperJS
1 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (7.14%) Selenium
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) webpack
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Scrum Master
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Coach
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
7 1 (3.57%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Product Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) CSS
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) Browserify
3 2 (7.14%) CSS3
3 2 (7.14%) Handlebars
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) Sass
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) DHTML
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) Visualforce
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Blog
2 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Kanban
4 4 (14.29%) BDD
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
1 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) Pega