The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum-ban skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum-ban over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum-ban
Rank 604 600 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum-ban 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.002% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.003% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Average daily rate £525 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41710 39321 37141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.10% 77.61% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27291 25151 22514
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1208 1037 1128
Average hourly rate £39.31 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.17% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum-ban
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Scrum-ban Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Scrum-ban
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum-ban within the UK.

Scrum-ban Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Scrum-ban
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum-ban within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Scrum-ban Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scrum-ban
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum-ban within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England +14 15 £525 +23.52% 9
North West - 9 £550 -
North East - 6 £563 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £563 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £563 -
Cheshire - 4 £675 -
Lancashire - 4 £486 -
Warrington - 4 £675 -
Blackpool - 4 £486 -
London -4 3 £415 -2.35% 1
Leeds - 2 £530 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £530 -
Yorkshire - 2 £530 -

Scrum-ban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Scrum-ban 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-ban.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 14 (63.64%) Project Management
3 14 (63.64%) Kanban
4 13 (59.09%) Cucumber
5 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 12 (54.55%) Feature Driven Development
5 12 (54.55%) SDLC
5 12 (54.55%) Selenium
5 12 (54.55%) DSDM
6 11 (50.00%) HP
6 11 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
6 11 (50.00%) Unified Process
7 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
8 8 (36.36%) User Stories
8 8 (36.36%) QA
9 7 (31.82%) Supplier Management
9 7 (31.82%) Process Management
9 7 (31.82%) HP UFT
9 7 (31.82%) eggPlant
9 7 (31.82%) Functional Testing
9 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
10 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
10 6 (27.27%) JIRA
11 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
11 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
11 5 (22.73%) Open Source
12 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
12 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing

Scrum-ban
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Scrum-ban 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-ban. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Cucumber
2 12 (54.55%) Selenium
3 7 (31.82%) eggPlant
3 7 (31.82%) HP UFT
4 6 (27.27%) JIRA
5 4 (18.18%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.55%) JMeter
6 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Test Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) CSS3
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) HTML5
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) LESS
1 1 (4.55%) RESTful
1 1 (4.55%) Sass
1 1 (4.55%) Velocity
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Replication
1 1 (4.55%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 14 (63.64%) Kanban
3 14 (63.64%) Project Management
4 12 (54.55%) DSDM
4 12 (54.55%) Feature Driven Development
4 12 (54.55%) SDLC
4 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 11 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
5 11 (50.00%) Unified Process
6 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
7 8 (36.36%) User Stories
8 7 (31.82%) Functional Testing
8 7 (31.82%) Process Management
8 7 (31.82%) Supplier Management
8 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
9 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Open Source
10 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
10 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
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