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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 16 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 46 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.29% 5.69% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.70% 6.60% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 5
Median daily rate £513 £410 £601
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.89 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -2.93%
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
313 106 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.46% 86.18% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 39 48
Median daily rate £460 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.12 - £34.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +1 44 £513 +25.00% 1
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (41.48%) SQL
3 55 (40.74%) Unix
4 51 (37.78%) Java
5 50 (37.04%) Informatica
6 49 (36.30%) Test Strategy
7 43 (31.85%) JIRA
7 43 (31.85%) Pentaho
7 43 (31.85%) Confluence
8 42 (31.11%) Hadoop
9 37 (27.41%) JavaScript
10 36 (26.67%) Oracle
11 34 (25.19%) BusinessObjects
12 31 (22.96%) Play Framework
13 30 (22.22%) Big Data
14 29 (21.48%) MongoDB
14 29 (21.48%) Microservices
14 29 (21.48%) JSON
15 28 (20.74%) Scala
16 26 (19.26%) Security Cleared
16 26 (19.26%) Puppet
17 25 (18.52%) Node.js
17 25 (18.52%) SC Cleared
17 25 (18.52%) WebDriver
17 25 (18.52%) Shell Script
17 25 (18.52%) PL/SQL
18 23 (17.04%) Cloudera
19 22 (16.30%) Continuous Delivery
19 22 (16.30%) Data Modelling
20 21 (15.56%) Business Intelligence

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 43 (31.85%) Confluence
2 3 (2.22%) SAS
3 1 (0.74%) Apache
3 1 (0.74%) Documentum
3 1 (0.74%) JBoss
3 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Heroku
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.85%) Pentaho
2 42 (31.11%) Hadoop
3 34 (25.19%) BusinessObjects
4 30 (22.22%) Big Data
5 29 (21.48%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (31.85%) JIRA
2 25 (18.52%) WebDriver
3 6 (4.44%) PVCS
4 2 (1.48%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.74%) Gatling
5 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.74%) JUnit
General
1 3 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (43.70%) Developer
2 31 (22.96%) Architect
3 26 (19.26%) Scrum Master
4 24 (17.78%) Pentaho Developer
5 22 (16.30%) Digital Architect
6 20 (14.81%) Hadoop Developer
7 19 (14.07%) Software Architect
8 12 (8.89%) Java Architect
9 11 (8.15%) Agile Scrum Master
10 10 (7.41%) Data Integration Developer
10 10 (7.41%) Integration Developer
11 8 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (5.19%) Big Data Developer
12 7 (5.19%) Lead Developer
12 7 (5.19%) Team Leader
13 6 (4.44%) Senior Developer
14 5 (3.70%) Agile Coach
14 5 (3.70%) Analyst
14 5 (3.70%) Java Software Architect
15 4 (2.96%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.96%) Play Framework
2 29 (21.48%) JSON
3 25 (18.52%) Node.js
4 15 (11.11%) J2EE
5 13 (9.63%) Spring
6 12 (8.89%) CSS
6 12 (8.89%) Spring Boot
7 11 (8.15%) jQuery
8 6 (4.44%) XML
9 2 (1.48%) Akka
9 2 (1.48%) HTML
10 1 (0.74%) .NET
10 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.74%) EJB
10 1 (0.74%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.74%) J2SE
10 1 (0.74%) SOAP
10 1 (0.74%) WinForms
10 1 (0.74%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.56%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.74%) Unix
2 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (36.30%) Test Strategy
3 29 (21.48%) Microservices
4 22 (16.30%) Continuous Delivery
4 22 (16.30%) Data Modelling
5 21 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (15.56%) Coaching
5 21 (15.56%) Software Engineering
6 20 (14.81%) Open Source
7 16 (11.85%) Analytics
8 15 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 15 (11.11%) Software Architecture
9 13 (9.63%) OO
9 13 (9.63%) SDLC
9 13 (9.63%) User Stories
10 12 (8.89%) DevOps
10 12 (8.89%) People Management
10 12 (8.89%) Waterfall
11 11 (8.15%) Performance Management
11 11 (8.15%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (41.48%) SQL
2 51 (37.78%) Java
3 37 (27.41%) JavaScript
4 28 (20.74%) Scala
5 25 (18.52%) PL/SQL
5 25 (18.52%) Shell Script
6 11 (8.15%) C
7 3 (2.22%) Perl
8 2 (1.48%) Python
8 2 (1.48%) Ruby
9 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (19.26%) Security Cleared
2 25 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) ISEB
3 4 (2.96%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (19.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (37.04%) Informatica
2 36 (26.67%) Oracle
3 23 (17.04%) Cloudera
4 17 (12.59%) Pega
5 3 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.22%) webMethods
6 1 (0.74%) HP
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.74%) Xamarin