The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - 2.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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
38 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 74.51% 56.00% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Median hourly rate £44.40 £14.85 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+198.98% -59.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.85 £28.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £36.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for 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

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:

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