The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warwickshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 27 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.52% 0.88% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 1.31% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.65 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+16.20% -2.83%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 153 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 61.83% 67.70% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 86 59
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +65.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Scrum
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 6 £325 -13.33% 2
Leamington Spa 0 1 - - 2
Rugby - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Yii
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) TestNG
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) WPF
2 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Yii
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) Symfony
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) Struts
4 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP