The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 25 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 95 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.24% 5.91% 6.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.70% 7.11% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 35 32
Median daily rate £423 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +20.19%
Scrum
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
979 605 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.91% 83.22% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 404 365
Median daily rate £400 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 13
Median hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.43 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 91 £413 +3.12% 16
Tyneside - 6 £508 -
Gateshead - 2 - -
Scrum
North East

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 151 (98.69%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (35.95%) TDD
3 51 (33.33%) Java
4 42 (27.45%) C#
4 42 (27.45%) BDD
5 39 (25.49%) User Stories
6 36 (23.53%) Kanban
7 32 (20.92%) .NET
8 30 (19.61%) Scala
9 29 (18.95%) HTML
10 28 (18.30%) Jenkins
11 27 (17.65%) CSS
12 26 (16.99%) Finance
13 25 (16.34%) RESTful
14 24 (15.69%) Open Source
14 24 (15.69%) Git (software)
14 24 (15.69%) JSON
14 24 (15.69%) Selenium
15 23 (15.03%) CSS3
15 23 (15.03%) ASP.NET
16 22 (14.38%) Linux
16 22 (14.38%) DevOps
17 21 (13.73%) Web Services
17 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
17 21 (13.73%) MongoDB
18 20 (13.07%) HTML5
18 20 (13.07%) MVC
19 19 (12.42%) QA
19 19 (12.42%) Ruby
19 19 (12.42%) Security Cleared

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.15%) Confluence
2 5 (3.27%) SAS
3 4 (2.61%) CMS
4 3 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.31%) Drupal
5 2 (1.31%) IIS
5 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.31%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.31%) InDesign
2 2 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) SaaS
2 4 (2.61%) GitHub
3 2 (1.31%) Force.com
3 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.92%) Internet
1 6 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.31%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.65%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.73%) MongoDB
2 16 (10.46%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (8.50%) MySQL
3 13 (8.50%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.96%) NonStop SQL
7 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (18.30%) Jenkins
2 24 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 24 (15.69%) Selenium
3 15 (9.80%) JIRA
4 14 (9.15%) Cucumber
5 11 (7.19%) Subversion
6 10 (6.54%) WebDriver
7 7 (4.58%) JUnit
7 7 (4.58%) SoapUI
8 6 (3.92%) Travis CI
9 5 (3.27%) GCC
9 5 (3.27%) GDB
9 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.61%) Burp Suite
10 4 (2.61%) JMeter
11 3 (1.96%) Hudson
11 3 (1.96%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.96%) Protractor
11 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.31%) NMock
General
1 26 (16.99%) Finance
2 12 (7.84%) Manufacturing
2 12 (7.84%) Retail
3 3 (1.96%) Games
3 3 (1.96%) Legal
4 2 (1.31%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Law
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (39.87%) Developer
2 21 (13.73%) .NET Developer
3 17 (11.11%) Scrum Master
4 16 (10.46%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.80%) Architect
5 15 (9.80%) Sitecore Developer
6 13 (8.50%) Agile Developer
6 13 (8.50%) Agile Java Developer
6 13 (8.50%) Java Scala Developer
6 13 (8.50%) Scala Developer
7 12 (7.84%) Analyst
8 11 (7.19%) Business Analyst
8 11 (7.19%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.19%) Digital Architect
8 11 (7.19%) Tester
9 10 (6.54%) Technical Architect
10 8 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Digital Technical Architect
11 7 (4.58%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.92%) .NET
2 29 (18.95%) HTML
3 27 (17.65%) CSS
4 25 (16.34%) RESTful
5 24 (15.69%) JSON
6 23 (15.03%) ASP.NET
6 23 (15.03%) CSS3
7 21 (13.73%) Web Services
8 20 (13.07%) HTML5
9 19 (12.42%) REST
10 18 (11.76%) XML
11 17 (11.11%) Django
12 13 (8.50%) Play Framework
12 13 (8.50%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (7.84%) AngularJS
13 12 (7.84%) Spring
14 10 (6.54%) Ajax
14 10 (6.54%) Gherkin
14 10 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (4.58%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.42%) User Experience
2 15 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.96%) CESG
3 3 (1.96%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.96%) NHS
3 3 (1.96%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.38%) Linux
2 5 (3.27%) Solaris
3 3 (1.96%) Windows
4 2 (1.31%) Android
4 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (98.69%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (35.95%) TDD
3 42 (27.45%) BDD
4 39 (25.49%) User Stories
5 36 (23.53%) Kanban
6 24 (15.69%) Open Source
7 22 (14.38%) DevOps
8 20 (13.07%) MVC
9 19 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (10.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (9.80%) Coaching
11 15 (9.80%) Prototyping
11 15 (9.80%) Software Engineering
12 14 (9.15%) Mentoring
12 14 (9.15%) Project Management
12 14 (9.15%) Test Scripting
13 12 (7.84%) Automated Testing
13 12 (7.84%) OO
13 12 (7.84%) Test Automation
14 11 (7.19%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (33.33%) Java
2 42 (27.45%) C#
3 30 (19.61%) Scala
4 19 (12.42%) Ruby
5 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 15 (9.80%) Python
6 13 (8.50%) SQL
7 11 (7.19%) C++
7 11 (7.19%) Groovy
8 8 (5.23%) C
9 7 (4.58%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.92%) Perl
10 6 (3.92%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.31%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.31%) Clojure
11 2 (1.31%) PHP
11 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (12.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.19%) BPSS Clearance
2 11 (7.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) CISSP
3 3 (1.96%) CLAS
3 3 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.42%) QA
2 7 (4.58%) WCAG
3 6 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (3.27%) WAI
5 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.65%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.96%) Docker
1 3 (1.96%) LXC
2 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (6.54%) Puppet
2 6 (3.92%) Ansible
3 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.80%) Sitecore
3 7 (4.58%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.92%) SaltStack
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle
6 3 (1.96%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (1.96%) Google
6 3 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.31%) Adobe
7 2 (1.31%) HP
7 2 (1.31%) Informatica
7 2 (1.31%) VMware
7 2 (1.31%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
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