The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stevenage region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - 11.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 24 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 65.38% 70.59% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Average daily rate £413 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £259 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 18
Average hourly rate £9.50 £33.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.21% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
Hertfordshire

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