The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 13.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 21 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
Scrum
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 131 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 68.48% 77.51% 77.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 93 53
Average daily rate £325 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £290 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 10
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £24.50 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Scrum
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) ATG
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) hybris
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ATG
1 1 (33.33%) hybris
1 1 (33.33%) Sage