The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 10 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.01% 1.66% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 2.07% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +22.83%
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 Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 241 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 71.08% 80.07% 73.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 97 84
Average daily rate £350 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 11
Average hourly rate £28.69 £21.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.44% -18.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.06 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.87 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -2 9 £350 - 4
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 6 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Process Management
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB
4 5 (27.78%) PMP
4 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
4 5 (27.78%) SPSS
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 4 (22.22%) RESTful
6 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) DSDM
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.11%) JBoss
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) .NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Business Manager
4 4 (22.22%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) RESTful
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) JMS
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 2 (11.11%) JPA
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Process Management
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) DSDM
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
1 5 (27.78%) PMP
1 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle