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 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 14 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.59% 4.86% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.40% 6.98% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 1
Average daily rate £360 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
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
117 129 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.69% 69.73% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 77 76
Average daily rate £403 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 7 £425 +13.33% 1
Bury St Edmunds -7 1 £325 -16.12%
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) User Stories
4 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Software Licensing
5 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (11.76%) Gradle
6 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 2 (11.76%) REST

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) Impala
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) OLAP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (5.88%) QGIS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Gradle
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Geb
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) CRM Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) CRM Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Support
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) D3.js
3 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) JPA
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) LINQ
3 1 (5.88%) MDX
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) User Stories
5 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 3 (17.65%) Software Licensing
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) AOP
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
7 1 (5.88%) OOP
7 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Python
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
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