The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 2.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £37.33
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +17.21%
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 142 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 74.80% 75.53% 70.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 27
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Scrum
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) CppUnit
2 3 (75.00%) OpenSSH
2 3 (75.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (75.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) IPv4
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) iptables
3 2 (50.00%) Automake
4 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) IPv4
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) CppUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Automake
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (75.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) iptables
1 3 (75.00%) OpenSSH