The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.64% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
Scrum
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 68.85% 89.29% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Average daily rate £430 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 7
Average hourly rate £49.50 £36.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.61% +82.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £36.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Scrum
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Stevenage
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 9 days ago