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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.48% 3.33% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.27% 4.35% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
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£413 £328 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.95% -27.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.19 £39.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.39% +18.93%
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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
71 92 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 66.36% 76.67% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 48
Average daily rate £375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £24.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -10.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Scala
2 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 6 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 6 (42.86%) Big Data
2 6 (42.86%) Apache Pig
2 6 (42.86%) Sqoop
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) HDFS
2 6 (42.86%) Impala
2 6 (42.86%) Apache Spark
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) WCF
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) API Development
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) Apache Pig
1 6 (42.86%) Apache Spark
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
1 6 (42.86%) Apache Hive
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
1 6 (42.86%) Sqoop
1 6 (42.86%) Impala
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) API Development
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) Scala
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
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