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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 17 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 19 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.33% 0.68% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.57% 0.93% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 3
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£425 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.33 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -10.00%
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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
140 108 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 76.09% 72.97% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 38 56
Average daily rate £400 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 17
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -51.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £24.40 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) MVC
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
4 9 (34.62%) WCF
4 9 (34.62%) jQuery
4 9 (34.62%) OO
5 8 (30.77%) XHTML
5 8 (30.77%) OOD
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 8 (30.77%) CSS
5 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 8 (30.77%) Multithreading
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 6 (23.08%) SOA
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
9 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
9 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 3 (11.54%) Kanban

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) MSBuild
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Behat
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) ScrumMaster
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) WCF
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 8 (30.77%) XHTML
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) RESTful
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Memcached
5 1 (3.85%) Doctrine
5 1 (3.85%) Gearman
5 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.85%) WPF
5 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.85%) Symfony
5 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) OO
4 8 (30.77%) OOD
4 8 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 6 (23.08%) SOA
6 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Kanban
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) UML
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) Process Management
8 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Coaching
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C#
1 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) PHP5
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PMP
2 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Siebel