The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 21 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.70% 2.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 3.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£376 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +10.60%
Scrum
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
162 194 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 83.94% 70.29% 61.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 158 60
Average daily rate £420 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.94% +134.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Suffolk region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +12 10 £362 +20.50% 2
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) JIRA
4 6 (31.58%) Atlassian
4 6 (31.58%) Kanban
4 6 (31.58%) Confluence
4 6 (31.58%) REST
4 6 (31.58%) Cyber Security
5 5 (26.32%) DSDM
6 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
7 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (15.79%) Subversion
7 3 (15.79%) Spring
7 3 (15.79%) Ajax
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) J2EE
7 3 (15.79%) OOD
7 3 (15.79%) Geb
7 3 (15.79%) Spring Boot
7 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.79%) GitHub
7 3 (15.79%) Gradle
7 3 (15.79%) Jenkins

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
2 3 (15.79%) Geb
2 3 (15.79%) Gradle
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) REST
3 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.79%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) Spring Boot
3 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Kanban
2 6 (31.58%) Cyber Security
3 5 (26.32%) DSDM
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (15.79%) OOD
4 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Atlassian
Suffolk
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