The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 13.33% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
Scrum
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sutton Coldfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 86.67% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Average daily rate £350 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Scrum
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle