The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 10.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 16
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +19.93%

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
73 67 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 75.26% 64.42% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 91
Median daily rate £363 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 14
Median hourly rate £26.88 £11.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £14.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Dojo

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer in Test
2 2 (66.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) Dojo
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA