The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 6 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 64 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.13% 11.31% 5.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.46% 12.84% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 7
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £450 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
Scrum
West 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 Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
414 148 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.39% 88.10% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 50 53
Median daily rate £445 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +6 63 £450 - 4
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 108 (98.18%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.45%) Java
3 32 (29.09%) JSON
4 31 (28.18%) Puppet
5 28 (25.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 25 (22.73%) Coaching
6 25 (22.73%) Play Framework
6 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 24 (21.82%) Scala
8 23 (20.91%) DevOps
9 21 (19.09%) MongoDB
9 21 (19.09%) JIRA
10 20 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 20 (18.18%) TDD
10 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 20 (18.18%) Open Source
10 20 (18.18%) Confluence
10 20 (18.18%) Microservices
11 18 (16.36%) HTML
12 17 (15.45%) XML
12 17 (15.45%) Linux
13 16 (14.55%) CSS
14 15 (13.64%) Performance Management
14 15 (13.64%) Docker
14 15 (13.64%) People Management
15 14 (12.73%) REST
15 14 (12.73%) Spring
16 13 (11.82%) Node.js
16 13 (11.82%) User Stories
16 13 (11.82%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (18.18%) Confluence
2 11 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.64%) Apache
3 4 (3.64%) Documentum
4 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.82%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.82%) JBoss
5 2 (1.82%) SAS
5 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) IaaS
1 9 (8.18%) PaaS
2 6 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) HTTP
2 9 (8.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.36%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.45%) Big Data
4 6 (5.45%) Pentaho
5 5 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.82%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.82%) HBase
7 2 (1.82%) MySQL
7 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.91%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.91%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) JIRA
2 13 (11.82%) WebDriver
3 11 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.18%) Selenium
5 6 (5.45%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.45%) JUnit
6 4 (3.64%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.64%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.64%) Maven
6 4 (3.64%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.73%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.73%) Subversion
7 3 (2.73%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.82%) Ant
8 2 (1.82%) Gradle
8 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.91%) Grunt
9 1 (0.91%) Protractor
General
1 7 (6.36%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (27.27%) Scrum Master
2 25 (22.73%) Architect
2 25 (22.73%) Developer
3 19 (17.27%) Agile Scrum Master
4 13 (11.82%) Digital Architect
5 10 (9.09%) Software Architect
6 9 (8.18%) Java Architect
7 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Content Designer
10 4 (3.64%) Designer
10 4 (3.64%) Java Technical Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (2.73%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.09%) JSON
2 25 (22.73%) Play Framework
3 18 (16.36%) HTML
4 17 (15.45%) XML
5 16 (14.55%) CSS
6 14 (12.73%) REST
6 14 (12.73%) Spring
7 13 (11.82%) Node.js
8 9 (8.18%) RESTful
9 8 (7.27%) HTML5
10 7 (6.36%) .NET
10 7 (6.36%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.36%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET
10 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (6.36%) J2EE
10 7 (6.36%) PhoneGap
10 7 (6.36%) Spring Boot
10 7 (6.36%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Private Cloud
2 8 (7.27%) User Experience
3 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.45%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Unix
3 8 (7.27%) Windows
4 2 (1.82%) Debian
4 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.91%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (98.18%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 25 (22.73%) Coaching
4 23 (20.91%) DevOps
5 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 20 (18.18%) Microservices
5 20 (18.18%) Open Source
5 20 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 20 (18.18%) TDD
6 15 (13.64%) People Management
6 15 (13.64%) Performance Management
7 13 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (11.82%) User Stories
8 11 (10.00%) Kanban
9 10 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 10 (9.09%) MVC
9 10 (9.09%) Test Strategy
10 9 (8.18%) OO
10 9 (8.18%) Problem Management
10 9 (8.18%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.45%) Java
2 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 24 (21.82%) Scala
4 11 (10.00%) SQL
5 8 (7.27%) C#
5 8 (7.27%) Python
6 7 (6.36%) Ruby
7 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.82%) C
8 2 (1.82%) R
9 1 (0.91%) COBOL
9 1 (0.91%) Groovy
9 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) SC Cleared
1 12 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (0.91%) CITP
3 1 (0.91%) ISEB
3 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (13.64%) Docker
2 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (28.18%) Puppet
2 12 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 11 (10.00%) VMware
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle
3 7 (6.36%) Xamarin
4 6 (5.45%) Informatica
4 6 (5.45%) Pega
5 5 (4.55%) webMethods
6 3 (2.73%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.82%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.91%) BT
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
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